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The Corn Palace in Mitchell, S.D., that is redecorated each year with corn cobs, grain and grasses.  (AP Photo/Doug Dreyer, File)

South Dakota’s Corn Palace renovations get city OK

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A quirky eastern South Dakota landmark dedicated to all things corn is undergoing a multimillion-dollar renovation, including lit domes resembling ears of corn, in an effort to draw in more […]

07/16/2013

Former President Bill Clinton's Twitter account, set up by Stephen Colbert. (Photo: Twitter)

Stephen Colbert lures Bill Clinton to Twitter

NEW YORK (AP) — Bill Clinton is now on Twitter, albeit without a very presidential name. Stephen Colbert lured the former president to the social networking site on “The Colbert Report” on Monday, signing him up with the handle PrezBillyJeff.

04/09/2013

Stephen Colbert joins US presidents at wax museum

WASHINGTON (AP) – Stephen Colbert is taking his place among the presidents at the Madame Tussauds wax museum in Washington and will be featured in a new media gallery. Colbert visited the museum Friday to […]

11/16/2012

Superstorm causes major entertainment disruption

(AP) – David Letterman and Jimmy Fallon are doing their shows without audiences and Jimmy Kimmel, visiting from his home base in sunny Hollywood, canceled a taping in Brooklyn. “The Daily Show” and “The Colbert […]

10/29/2012

Fired bank worker declines offer to return to work

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – A 68-year-old Des Moines man fired from Wells Fargo Home Mortgage over a minor crime 50 years ago has stirred national interest. Richard Eggers was fired in July when a […]

10/26/2012