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  1. The Top 1% haven't recovered yet, eitherRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The income of the Top 1 percent is also below where it was before the Great Recession, largely because America's richest took a massive hit during the economic downturn. They have yet to recover, despite the fact that they've captured the majority of the income gains since then.


  2. Why Americans are so angry in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    In numerous polls, voters say America's economy is their No. 1 issue. They believe the middle class is dying, trade is killing U.S. jobs and that their kids won't have a chance to get ahead.


  3. CNN's Reality Check team vets the town hall claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The Democratic candidates for president gathered in Iowa for CNN's Democratic Town Hall on Monday, and CNN's Reality Check team spent the night putting their statements and assertions to the test. The team of reporters, researchers and editors across CNN listened throughout the town hall, selected key statements and then rated them True; Mostly True; True, but Misleading; False; or It's Complicated.


  4. Berkeley nixes $19 minimum wage in favor of $15Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    After months of anticipation, the City Council of Berkeley, Calif., decided not to take the plunge on a proposed $19 minimum wage when it met Tuesday evening. Had the council given the go-ahead, the $19 minimum would have been the highest in the United States by far.


  5. Instead of Columbus Day, some celebrate thisRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2015 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    This Monday, instead of celebrating Christopher Columbus, some cities and schools are honoring the people he encountered in the New World and their descendants. More jurisdictions this year are recognizing the second Monday in October as Indigenous People's Day, building on efforts to shift the holiday's focus away from the Italian explorer.


  6. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows book coverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2015 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Harry Potter and friends used one to great effect, but is a real-life invisibility cloak possible in real life? New research says it could be. Scientists said last week that they've tested such a cloak, made up of microscopic rectangular gold blocks that would conform to an object and render it invisible with visible light, according to a Reuters report.


  7. Is the Fed trapped now? Rate hike remains elusiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    A September Fed interest rate hike seemed almost certain until a couple of weeks ago. It was slated to be be the first rate hike in almost a decade and a healthy sign of how much the U.S. economy has recovered since the recession.


  8. Dem presidential candidate faulted for saying 'all lives matter'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Democratic presidential candidate Martin O'Malley apologized on Saturday for saying "All lives matter" while discussing police violence against African-Americans with liberal demonstrators. Several dozen demonstrators interrupted the former Maryland governor while he was speaking in Phoenix at the Netroots Nation conference, a gathering of liberal activists, demanding that he address criminal justice and police brutality. 1 comment

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