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let's go to the dayplanner where we'll have a high near 30. wrote and published her very first book! are compromised where we've got tchy freezing fog. temperatures are i i the teens and 20s. let's go to the dayplanner where we'll have a high near 30. lukas: 47 employees were informed they'd no longer be working at a
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sioux city. a spokesperson for the century link call center confirmed it shut down on friday. saying the closure is part of "century link's ongoing effort to remain competitive " the work from sioux city's center will be transferred to a site in utah. the 47 employees were given the option relocate for those jobs and other jobs in the company or accept severance packages. lukas: if you aren't exactly familiar with caucusing, no worries a traveling display outlining the history of the iowa caucuses is touring around the state. yesterday at saint ambrose university in davenport iowa organizers engaged both students and the community, informing them of the rich history of the iowa caucuses. "(mary heinzman/executive director of information resources at st. ambrose university) we have a lot of students who come from other states who don't even know what a caucus is. so, to have this here during an election year is a great opportunity for the process, what happens during the influences the
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presidential race." lukas: that very exhibit will be in sioux city at morningside college starting january 30 running until mid february. it's free and open to the public. there's also a permanent display in des mois as well. lukas: on the campaign trail ... . hands are too small tohelp out, candidates often encourage those not old enough to vote to help out. eleven year old george reynal , has been hard at work this election cycle, campaigning for hillary clinton. george says he believes in clinton's vision for america and says she's the candidate with the expereince needed to run the nation. campaign organizers he works with say he's been a major contributor to their campaign office. honestly i have no idea how many hours ive spspt doing this." that's because it's a a lot. 00:00:00 i had a bit of an idea i knew what a caucus was but i didnt know how it worked. now that im doing it, it's really interesting. lukas: george also believes not enough kids are helping out in the election process. lukas: writing a book in
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kindergarten? well no probnlem for this lousiana girl. reporter kenny lopez has more on the five year old author who proves age is nothing but a number! " (nats of her r rding book) little anna borecki isn't just reading any book. she's reading the book she wrote called "seasons!" ( more nats of her reading book.) this kindergartener at airline park academy for advanced studies in metairie won a silent auction where she got the opportunity to learn how to write and publish her very own book from local children's author alex mcconduit. ( "we worked every saturday for 2 months. she wrote it, illustrated it. she's a very smart girl.") ("i was surprised at how fast she grasped writing her book.") for this 5ear-old, the prpress was simple. all she needed... ("a pencil and a paper.") ("see! it says your name right there.") (nats of her laughing) by being a published author at such a
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young age, it makes kids truly live out their dreams! ("i think they believe they can do anything. i always wanted to give that opportunity to little kids.") ("it is warm. flowers bloom. bears have babies. rawwwwrrrrr. she giggles, oops i forgot to put a period.") punctuation or not, this creative little author is proving she has a knack for reading, writing, and even marketing. ("read my book, please!") " " lukas: coming up....we will bring you the story on why one bus driver is being called a hero... stay tuned. scott: we'll have...
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abc9 news this morning... jessica rae... and scott larson....
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scott:welcome back. let's pace through your stormcast hd where we have some fog and cloud cover out there. later this evening, some light snow will pass through. tomorrow will be cold under a mix of sun and clouds as high pressure builds in for a dada the
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weekend will b b windy and warmer as high temperatures finally make it back into the 30s. the snow forecast model shows a dusting to 1/2 inch of snow - this will be a minor event. today's forecast calls for clouds and a high of 27. the low is 10. tomorrow's high is 20. let's get a check of the 7 day forecast. jessica rae: scott: lukas and scott and chat out there. later this evening, some light snow will pass through. tomorrow mix of sun and pressure builds in weekend will be windy and warmer as high temperatures into the 30s. the snow forecast model shows a dusting to 1/2 inch of snow - this will be a minor event. today's forecast calls for
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20. let's get a check forecast. jessica rae: evening, some light snow will pass mix of sun and clouds as high pressure builds in for a day. the weekend will be windy and warmer as high temperatures finally make it back into t 30s. the snow forecast model shows a snow - this will be a forecast calls for clouds and a high of 27. the low is 10. tomorrow's high is 20. let's get a check of the 7 day forecast. jessica rae:
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lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas: heroes come in all shapes and sizes... and this story will prove it. a wichita falls, texas woman is alive and recovering in a rehab facility... and its all thanks to her bus driver! kenzie meek-beck has the touching bond between a bus driver and one of his riders. " ((kenzie meek-beck reporting)) (-him driving and singing-) lee sadberry has been driving a wichita falls city bus for 26 years... . (-bus s ts-) as you canmagine he gets to know his regulars pretty well... that includes
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other for nearly twenty years... (-her singing-) even attend the same church... she rides the church bus too, where lee spends time behind the wheel as well. lee sadberry "she's like clock work. she always calls when she's'sot going.... always calls en you don't pick her up." but two sundays ago... frances wasn't there for the church bus .... so lee checked up on her. frances said she had just woken up late but was okay.... the following tuesday, lee wasn't driving frances' route that day, but found out she missed her usual city bus as well... that's when he contacted her apartment manager. lee sadberry "i had the apartment manager go check on her. and the apartment manager found her passed out ononhe floor." frances was severly dehydrated .... she was rushed to the emergency room where they also determined she was fighting an infection... but is now recovering at promise hospital. lee sadberry
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".... , i don't think i'm a hero. i just think i'm a christian. and that's what god tells his people to do so being concerned for somebody." n his eyes.... not a hero.... but in hers.... a guardian angel. frances peck "because if he hadn't ... possibly no one else would have been and i wouldn't have been here." 22;06;51;07 now frances continues to recover and lee goes back to his the wheel... waiting to see his friend d lukas: feeling a lot better ... and she's ready to go back to her routine of going to church and riding on the bus system that literally saved her life. jessica rae: " " coming up.p..with the freezing temperatures and piles of snow... e town decided put it all to good use. we will take you inside the ice castle... up next. " " jessica rae: coming up.... it takes a special talent to to create a special kind music... and one reporter tell us what it is... and he even gives
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stay tuned... we will be back in
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experience a magical frozen treat. dozens of ice towers, along with tunnels, caves and slsles made of solid ice are all part of the twin cities ice castles. as molly rosenblatt reports, they' set for a grand opening. "after a lengthy warm weather delay, builders are placing the final touches on the eden prairie ice castles. "all the ice you see out here is just 100 percent natural. there's no dye or additives, it's just blue ice." site manager blake hawbaker says they stick to a theme, keep the castle looking as organic and natural as possible. 60 towers made of solid ice are sprere over an acre. the walls about 10 feet thick. between the walls, you'll find tunnels, caves, fountains, waterfalls and slides. the entire structure is built on thousands of homegrown icicles. "we grow thousands of icicles everyday ? harvest them just by picking them and bringing them up to the top of the
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icicles where the ice should flow. the water freezes on top and in time, the icicles are absorbed into the walls. hawbaker says it takes more than 2 million gallons of water that come from three miles of water lines running underneath the castle. they turn on the sprinklers and... "spray the water and it catches on the ice and freezes, and builds up and up and up, and that's how we design the whole thing," it takes a crew of 10 to 20 people at least 12 hours a day, seven days a week. with only a few days left, they're almost set to open. if you're planning on checking out the bundle up. extra special show, plan on attending once the sun goes "hundreds of lights all through the ice, ananwe have a light show synced up to the music." --tag-- ice castles are a winter tradition, but not always the same. besides eden prairie, this year's sites include midway, utah... lincoln, new hampshire... and edmonton, canada. " lukas: this week, world leaders and the gathering in the 46th annual world economic locals will be showcasing some of the traditions that make their country so like yodeling. reporter richard it's not as easy as
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it looks. "yodeling the music of the mountain. (nats) the true soundndf music (nats) well there's more to yodeling. here in davos, the yodel choir parsenn are the experts. (stefan schmid, yodeler): "we have some new yodelers that just started last year maybe and some that have been together more than 30 years." yodeling is an integral part of alpine tradition, passed down through the generations. (stefan schmid, yodeler): "way back in the past when there was no mobile phones i think the the farmers being up in the alps down to the valley was like by the voice, how they were singing to their wives or to their families down there they could tell, well he's ok." (nats) to get that authentic yodeling sound you need sharp changes in pitch. and if that sounds simple let a amateur have a go. the difficulty with yodeling, you can't meander slowly up to that top note you jump right to it. these are local farmers business people, even a baker... yodeling is in their blood. once a year the world leaders pretend they own davos. but these are
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music (nats) well there's more to yodeling. here in davos, t yodel choir parsenn are the experts. (stefan schmid, yodeler): "we have some new yodelers that just started last year maybe and some that have been together more than 30 years." yodeling is an integral part of alpine tradition, passed down through the generations. (stefan schmid, yodeler): "way back in the past when there was no mobile phones i think the communication from the farmers being up in the alps down to ththvalley was like by the voice, how they were singing to their wives or to their families down there they could tell, well he's ok." (nats) to get that authentic yodeling sound you need sharp changes in pitch. and if that sounds simple let a amateur have a go. the difficulty with yodeling, you can't meander slowly up to that top note you jump right to it. these are local farmers business people, even a baker... yodeling is in their blood. once a year the world leaders pretend they own
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davos. but these are e real people of the mountain. jessica rae: scott: lus and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat scott: scott: here's a quick check outside on one of our iowa d-o-t traffic cam's here at .
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d-o-t traffic cam's here at . many folks still waking up and starting their d-o-t traffic cam's here at . many folks still check outside on one of our iowa d-o-t traffic cam's kas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chatlukas and scott and chat scott: scott: here's a quick check outside on one of our iowa d-o-t traffic cam's here at . many folks still out there. later this evening, some light snow will pass d-o-t traffic cam's here at . many folks still waking up and starting their workday....please drive safely everyone... scott: now you'll want to watch your speed in these areas today: ... police will be running radars, here... w 4th street and on w 19th street. so again... mind that speed. lukas: thanks scott... a popular tablet is being recalled because of a firir risk. abc's mamai
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gonzalez and kendis gibson have the details. in today's "techbytes" -- a recall by microsoft. >> it involves the power cords for older surface pro tablets, 2s and 3s. they may overheat and cch fire pinche >> d dails on how too get new ones will be released soon. new details about the upcoming samsung. it has a slightly smaller screen than the iphone six plus. have you ever dreamed of taking a private tour of buckingham palace? now you can. >> it can be viewed on your smtphone or pc. >> oh, l lookt those halls.
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into stores. nabisco's cinnamon-bun flavored cookies officially hit the mamaet. buzz about the flavor's release has been circulating for three months. fans rejoiced on social media when the cookies were otted in stores. the company also says it will be re- releasing red velvet oreos in time for valentine's day. lukas: a fun fact for you today... it's national hugging day! and howard is in the mr food test kitched with a recipe that you will want to share with all of your iends.
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your friends a big hug, and a loaf of the bread we're making today. as you know, throughout the year here in the test kitchen we love celebrating everything from traditional holidays to the fun and quirky ones. so when we found out that today was national hugging day we knew we had to come up with something yummy to celebrate it. $id you know that hugging has all sorts of benefits? everything from eping us healthier by reducing stress to helping us live a happier, fuller life. so we thought nothing would go better with a "big old hug" than a loaf of our amish friendship bread. it's so good that sharing a loaf with someone is like giving them the biggest hug ever. and talk about easy. it's simply a quick throw-together bread accented with vanilla and cinnamon. and what makes this so unique is that we add a box of vanilla pudding mix to the batter which makes it super moist. that's our secret ingredient. you might even want to make a double or triple batch depending how far and wide you want to spread your hugs. i do hope you'll go online and get the recipe for our, "shortcut amish friendship bread," which is so comforting i know you're going to want to make this over and over agaga. we even havlinks on the bottom of the recipe so you can read more about this quirky hugging holiy. i'm howard with patty and kelly in the mr. food test kitchen, where today we found a "huggable way" for you to say . "ooh it's so good!!"
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if you would like a copy of that recipe you can send us a self addressed stamped envelope here to a-b-c 9 news. our address is 625 douglas street. the zip...51101. be sure to write "shortcut amish friendship bread" on your request. or you can visit our website...siouxlan d matters dot com. and click on the mr. food logo.... jessica rae: " " coming up....the stock market took a dip wednesday as rising concerns over downturns... could this be the worst loss of the year? we will take a look in just two minutes. scott:
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stormcast hd where we have some fog and cloud cover out there. later this evening, some light snow will pass through. tomorrow will be cold under a mix of sun and clouds as high pressure builds in for a day. the weekend will be windy and warmer as high temperatures finally make it back into the 30s. the snow forecast model shows a dusting to 1/2 inch of snow - this will be a minor event. today's's forecast calls f f clouds and a high of 27. the low is 10. tomorrow's high is 20. let's get a check of the 7 day forecast. jessica rae scott: lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat lukas and scott and chat
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sting to 1/2 inch of snow - this will be a minor event. today's forecast calls for clouds and a high of 27. the low is 10. tomorrow's high is 20. let's get a check of the 7 day forecast. jessica rae scott: skycam hd. currently, we have temperatures in the teens and 20s and a light wind coming through from the south and southeast. let's pace through your stormcast hd where we have some fog and cloud cover out there. later this evening, some light snow will pass through. tomorrow will be cold under a mix of sun and clouds as high pressure builds in for a day. the weekend will be windy and warmer as high temperatures finally make it back into the 30s. the
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hampshire. eclipsed by bernie sanders' surprising double-digit lead and in iowa where sanders is within striking distance of a win. and a lot of dads out there can relate to president obama. getting emotional about a major milestone for f fst daughter mamaa during a lunch in detroit he was asked about her uncoming high school graduation. >> malia's school asked if i wanted to speak at commencement and i said no. i'm going to be wearing dark glasses and i'm going to cry. >> very adorable there. malia is a senior so private sidwell friends school and is expected to start college in the fall. > still ahead, "star wars" fans will have to wait a little longer for the next film. plus, sinking fast and surrounded by ice. a driver perched on top of her car waiting for a rescue. and serious allegations comics accusing amy schumer of
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you can even get one-dollar copays on select plans. morni a tennessee teenager is safe and warm this morning thanks to rescuers who pulled her from a frigid pond. she was driving on an icy road when an approaching car lost control and swerved in her direction. that's when s s slammed on the brakes and ended up in the water. well, could be another day off from school for thousands of students in detroit. yesterday 88 schools were closed
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another mass sick-after combining for 19 wins a year ago, the dakota valley boys and girls have nearly eclipsed that total already with a combined mark of 17-2. abab sports reportrt alex walker has more on the panthers' scorching start. " " nat pop: "nice...there you go nice work! at dakota valley high school....nat pop dad: i know. spots.
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updating our top story, ahead of the blizzard expected this weekend there was a similar storm in washington, d.c. last night during evening rush hour. the 1.6 inches brought traffic to a standstill. even the president was affected. pter grounded, so the presidential entourage had to drive back to the white house. most of the snow and ice on the roads this morning will be in the ohio valley. flooding is likely on roads in dam the deep south. in the west, wet roads. in the northwest and northern california late tonight and snow in the mountains. if you're flying airport delays likeliest in memphis and new orleans. so, jada pinkett smith says that all of the backlash after her all white oscars rant isn't really about the oscars. it's about black people gaining power in an industry where they are undervalued. >> smith tweeted her thanks to ademy president cheryl boone isaacs for her pledge to work for dramatic changes, and now her husband, will smith, is speaking out in an abc news
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exclusive. >> the industry reflects america. it reflects a series of challenges that we are having in our country at the moment. that's not the hollywood that i want to leave behind. >> and you'll hear much more from will smith later this morning on " "a." newly released e-mails show top officials in michigan tried at first to avoid responsibility for the water crisis in flint. a day after doctors reported high levels of lead in flint children, a top aide to the governor told him the real responsibility for the city's water issues rested with local government officials, but later e-mails acknowledge that it was the state treasurer who okayed the water supply switch to save money. more americans are living 100 years and beyond. new research by the cdc this morning shows between 2000 and 2014, the number of people living 100 years and longer was
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up 45% and 80% of centenarians are women. a snowboarder who triggered an avalanche could face criminal charges. in this video that's really gone viral now christian mayor taped himself riding the slide and narrowly escaping deathth or injury and officials at the california resort say he was in an area that was closed to the public but he's denying that telling a local newspaper there were no posted off limit signs. and we have another celebrity rescuing someone from a car crash. new england patriots reserve linebacker darius fleming saw a woman struggling inside her smoking car after a three-car accident. he couldn't open the door, so he kicked out the window. fleming needed 22 stitches, but he played last sunday's game anyway. teammates say they're not surprisese he's a stand-up guy. >> all right, and to some sports headlines now. one nba team coasted again and another bounced back. >> let's get the details, shall we, from our friends at espn. we have two great nba
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highlights. stan will read his better than i will read mine. warriors/bulls, you saw what golden state did to cleveland on monday. this, pretty much the same deal. steph currrrto draymond green. warriors up 10 and then later green returns the favor. curry, 25 poreporter alex walker has more " " nat pop: "nice...there you go nice work! at dakota valley high school....nat pop the foundation has been set...nat pop for a magical season on the hardwood. bite starting with the boys, the panthejs are 9-0......their best start in school history. jason kleis: "we have a good group of kids and they are excited and they are playing
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walker: "led by a stout group of upperclassmen, d-v has already eclipsed last season's win total of seven. kleis: "last year, a lot of these same kids played and they were freshman, sophomores and juniors, and now they are a year older and that makes a huge difference." experience a difference maker indeed....but its more than just being a year older. think its how deep kids deep every fresh, in and out." depth has the e boys rolling right along....and the same can be said about the panther girls..... time, it can be somebody different." with a roster full of talent, dv is 8-2.... nat their best start decade... kids has really
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its paying off for them so far." but they aren't satisfied...." tammy: "a nice start is nice, that's wonderful...but we are looking to get better so that we can make a run in his trial postponed... the change comes after attorney's asked judge jeffrey neary for more time toto prepare for trial. lukas: 30-year-old schroeder has pleaded not guilty to first- degree murder and other charges his trial..originally scheduled for february 16th has been moved to july 12th. he is being accused of killing 29-year-old dustin wilder at his home in sloan in january 2015. according to court documents, schroeder was with his wife in wilder's home, when he shot him several times. wilder was found
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sitter. lukas: the state has withdrawn a plea agreement with a 19-year-old iowa man who is accused of killing two sac county teens while driving drunk. trevor feauto will now stand trial for two felony counts of vehicular homicide in connection to the deaths of two 16-year-old girls. bailey jacobsen and lindsey quirk, both from wall lake, were killed in that crash. authorities say feauto was driving a pick-up truck that collided with the girl's car in rural sac county in august of 2014. the sac county attorney says the plea agreement was withdrawn because the family didn't feel it provided a severe enough punishment. his trial is expected to begin later this year. lukas: the shooting death of a bald eagle has authorities in cedar county on alert. according to nebraska game fish and parks, the bird and 2 illegally shot pheasants were found on sunday in rural cedar county about three miles southwest of yankton.
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bald eagles are a federally protected species. anyone e found guilty of shooting the nation tresure faces up to two hundred and fifty thousand dollars in fines. lukas: after finding a crucial piece of evidence, investigators in ames have made an arrest in a hit and run case involving a bus . police are charging 23- year-old benjamin clague of gilbert with leaving the scene of an accident and failure to obey a traffic control device. he allegedly struck and killed 18-year-old emmalee jacobs while driving a cy-ride bus. a recording taken from the b b lead to his aresst. you don't see the impact on video... you do hear the impact from the bus what we believe is striking emmalee turning the corner... ames police are still looking for anyone who may have witnessed the accident and officials from the cy-bus program are hoping to do everything in their power from preventing an incident like this from happening again. lukas: self balancing scooters known
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allowed inside usd's campus dorms. the university calls it a safety precaution. the associate dean of students says, the school reviewed policies after the u-s safety product commision released reviews concerning fire hazards. . "we've only seen a handful of students. it's largely more just looking at the fire safety issues that could be caused by the possible combustion of the battery. we didn't want to take any risks by having our students in resident halls face that kind of a consequence, so that's what prompted the decision," said howe. students still can ride the boards on campus, but the recent ban has had mixed reaction from students. "i feel like you could get your hoverboard registered on campus and sign a contract on the issues of what could happen or who would be charged for it," said williamson. "i personally think its a smart idea," said waite. "i don't see the point for the ban," said parkinson. "if they're banned on the school, i'd like to follow the rules," said walter. the school says it
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will monitor residence halls to ensure that students are not bringing them into the dorm rooms. lukas: also coming out of u-s-d... the university of south dakota is enhancing their "school of business" by adding d)fferent elements of other industries into the curriculum abc9's bria bell spoke to the dean of the business department about this innovative technology. "you have to learn the cutting edge," said venkatachalam. the university of south dakota's the university of south dakota's beacom school of business is striving to be in a league of its own.. as it will now incorporate 3d printing labs an innovation, prominent in the engineering industry. this is something that dr. venky says will attract local entrepeneurs who have a strong work ethic "most of our students come from a farm background, that means they know the meaning of hardwork," said venkatachalam. by combing both business and engineering elements, usd plans to polish students for the real world with some leverage. "in some specific areas for example, innovation entrepeneurship is one. we are being able to use all of the technology here
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create a succesful entrepeneurnal plan with engineers, scientists," said students say their education opportunites are "i enjoy the opportunity to come and gather with share ideas to come entrepeneural things that most schools don't offer," said plath. future entrepenures will be able to take a prototype of their project and create a real life figure all by themselves without the need for extra expenses and a middle man. "you're cutting out a lot of costs...engineering. if you were to make a product out of metal, you need a machinist...well if you paid a machinist to make you a prototype it would be atleast a hundred dollarsand that's not gaurenteeing that it would work in the end," said plath. lukas: the program has been only running for 3 months and the business school plans to use this as a recruting tool for prpective students. lukas: a lot of things get more
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challenging as we age... including staying steady on your feet. "and bring 'em back and spread your fingers out." a class offered to senior citizens through the siouxland pace program is hoping to cut down on falls, through education and exercise. the folks in this class learn how to make their homes safer and also work on simple strengthening exercises to improve their balance and overall movement. jeff pilgrim, siouxland pace says, "some of them are just as simple as hand movements, others are stretching exercises." if yououe curious how w u get into a program lili this, "matter of balance" is offered through siouxland pace. pace stands for all-inclusive care for the elderly. it's a program for frail individuals to maintain a good quality of life as long as possible. usually, patients are referred by their doctor. if you would like more information just click on this story at siouxland matters dot com. lukas: there are lots of ways to make a living in this world. and one illinois man has come up with something......uniq
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ue. " one coke...full coke...and it just ststks to your head?...it just sticks to me...to my whole body." jamie keeton... or the can head man... can stick just about anything on his head. empty cans, full cans, bottles of vodka... you name it. so when did the canhead man discover his super power? "twenty three years ago, i shaved my head for the first time. and i was at a ball game. i was trying to cool my head down because it was a hot day. and all of a sudden they hit a home run," keeton said. "i went up to grababt... i missed it, and then said, 'where's my drink?' everybody was laughing... the drink was stuck to the back of my head. the drink was pouring out of it." now he is reaching worldwide fame... just last week in china, he set a record for being the greatest canhead of all time, and he will soon be in the guinness book of world records. he uses his suction-cup head as a business venture too... "actually promote people's companies all the time. different companies just to wear their name on my cans or on a shirt," he said. canhead keeton
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says he can mama up to one thousand dollars a day... and even eight grand for a weekend of renting out his head. but he doesn't just latch onto cans and bottles. "i can stick almost anything. let me try your iphone. look, i'm hands free," keeton jokes jessica rae scott: lukas and scott chat about canhead man lukas and scott chat about canhead man lukas and scott chat about lukakaand scott chat about canhead man chat about lukas and scott chat about lukas and scott chat about canhead man lukas and scott chat about nhead man lukas and scott chat about canhead man event. today's forecast calls for clouds and a high of tomorrow's high is 20. let's get a check
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of the 7 day forecast.the snow forecast model shows a dusting to 1/2 inch of snow - this will be a minor event. today's forecast calls for clouds and a high of 27. the low is 10. tomorrow's high is 20. let's get a check of the 7 day forecast.the snow forecast model shows a dusting to 1/2 inch of snow - this will be a minor event. today's forecast calls for clouds and a high of 27. the low is 10. tomorrow's high is 20. let's get a check of the 7 day forecast.the snow forecast model shows a dusting to 1/2 inch of snow - this will be a minor event. today's forecast calls for clouds and a high of 27. the low is 10. tomorrow's high is 20. let's get a check of the 7 day forecast. event. today's forecast calal for clouds and a high of
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27. the low is 10. tomorrow's high is . let's get a check of the 7 day forecast.the snow forecast model shows a dusting to 1/2 inch of snow - this will be a minor event. today's forecast calls for 27. the low is 10. 20. let's get a check forecast.the snow shows a dusting to 1/2 inch of snow - this will be a minor event. today's forecast calls for clouds and a high of 27. the low is 10. tomorrow's high is 20. let's get a check of the 7 day forecast.the snow forecast model shows a dusting to 1/2 inch of snow - this will be a minor evenen today's forecast calls for clouds and a high of 27. the low is 10. tomorrow's high is 20. let's get a check of the 7 day forecast. jessica rae scott: later today...... thanks for tuning here on a-b-c 9...... blizzard watch.
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