Monthly Archives: February 2019

Gov. Noem visits Sioux Falls for priorities tour

Feb 28, 2019 |

Gov. Noem visits Sioux Falls for priorities tour SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – Gov. Kristi Noem made a stop in Sioux Falls for her priorities tour Thursday. She discussed everything from health care to …See all stories on this topic Students celebrate Read Across America Week SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – Schools around the country are […more]

Being a pious christian doesn't guarantee wealth – Joe Mettle to 'broke' Christians

Feb 28, 2019 |

Being a pious christian doesn’t guarantee wealth – Joe Mettle to ‘broke’ Christians This question has been asked severally by Christians around the world and gospel musician Joe Mettle has added his voice to the believers’ dilemma.See all stories on this topic Councillor, Alex Christians refutes corruption claims Democratic Alliance Allegations of deception, collusion and […more]

The Amazon Effect | Housing market gets squeezed by Amazon speculators

Feb 27, 2019 |

The Amazon Effect | Housing market gets squeezed by Amazon speculators WASHINGTON — The first housing numbers are out, and they indicate developers are already buying into the Amazon Effect. According to January …See all stories on this topic The 20 Best Bollywood Films on Amazon Prime Amazon Prime has some of the best foreign-language offerings […more]

Mildred "Milly" White

Feb 27, 2019 |

Mildred “Milly” White After moving to South Sioux City, she was a member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church. Milly enjoyed sewing, baking, reading, gardening and spending …See all stories on this topic Rebecca S. Anderson Rebecca Sue Anderson, 37, of West Des Moines, formerly of Sioux City, passed away Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, at her home, […more]

Amazon being pushed out of NYC by Ocasio-Cortez was 'disgraceful,' says billionaire Leon …

Feb 26, 2019 |

Amazon being pushed out of NYC by Ocasio-Cortez was ‘disgraceful,’ says billionaire Leon … Leon Cooperman, a billionaire investor and the founder of Omega Advisors, is worried the U.S. may be steering too far left, especially after Amazon …See all stories on this topic Search for body, black box continues at Amazon Prime Air plane crash […more]

Avangar claim CS:GO pro was joking after post saying he was attacked by Christians

Feb 26, 2019 |

Avangar claim CS:GO pro was joking after post saying he was attacked by Christians However, a February 25 tweet from Avangar said that Jame’s claim of being attacked by “radical Christians” was false, and the player was merely …See all stories on this topic Will Christians Get Over Their Opposition to Universal Child Care? Thousands of […more]

Dead humpback whale discovered in Brazil's Amazon jungle puzzles researchers

Feb 25, 2019 |

Dead humpback whale discovered in Brazil’s Amazon jungle puzzles researchers Biologists were baffled to discover the body of a huge humpback whale being picked at by vultures in the midst of trees and shrubbery in Brazil’s …See all stories on this topic Search continues for body of victim, black box in Amazon Prime Air cargo plane […more]

Archbishop Odama hails Mbarara, Gulu Christians for focusing on unity ahead of Martyrs Day

Feb 25, 2019 |

Archbishop Odama hails Mbarara, Gulu Christians for focusing on unity ahead of Martyrs Day “What pleases me is seeing all of you investing in activities that unite us in humanity,” Archbishop Odama said on Sunday, encouraging Christians to …See all stories on this topic Demolition “imminent” for landmark First Christian Church? For weeks word has been […more]

February 23rd Blizzard Snow Totals

Feb 24, 2019 |

February 23rd Blizzard Snow Totals Sioux City has gotten 18.4″ of snow in February. That qualifies as the 6th Highest Total Snowfall ever recorded for the month of February in about 130 …See all stories on this topic PROGRESS: New Dakota Dunes VA clinic features more space, services for veterans NORTH SIOUX CITY — Since the […more]

Gardner, Mary A.

Feb 24, 2019 |

Gardner, Mary A. SIOUX FALLS | Mary Alice Gardner, 92, passed away peacefully on Feb. 16, 2019, in Sioux Falls. Mary Alice was born May 5, 1926, to William S. and …See all stories on this topic Scoreboard Saturday, February 23rd Sioux Falls 79, Wayne State 77 … Sioux Falls 77, Wayne State 72. Northern State […more]

Leonard: Answering the question about Christian hypocrites (column)

Feb 23, 2019 |

Leonard: Answering the question about Christian hypocrites (column) The question goes like this: “I have a problem with all of the Christian hypocrites. My friend/neighbor/boss/uncle/cousin/roommate goes to church/is a …See all stories on this topic Katikkiro calls for Muslim-Christian solidarity KAMPALA – The Katikkiro of Buganda, Charles Peter Mayiga has called for a harmonious working relationship […more]

GeForce GTX 1660 Ti

Feb 23, 2019 |

GeForce GTX 1660 Ti GIGABYTE GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mini ITX OC 6G 192-bit GDDR6 DisplayPort 1.4 HDMI 2.0B with Windforce 2X Cooling System Graphic Cards- …See all stories on this topic Carlos Beruff back to wooing Amazon Carlos Beruff is back in the courtship game with Amazon. The prize? An enormous headquarters expansion. Beruff bought […more]

'Don't Blame Me'

Feb 22, 2019 |

‘Don’t Blame Me’ The topic was Amazon’s abandonment of its HQ2 plans in Queens, which the mayor deemed “an abuse of corporate power. They had an agreement …See all stories on this topic Cuomo says losing Amazon HQ ‘greatest tragedy’ of his tenure Albany, N.Y. – Gov. Andrew Cuomo again blasted fellow Democrats on Friday over […more]

How the NYC Left Took on Amazon and Won

Feb 22, 2019 |

How the NYC Left Took on Amazon and Won “Dear Amazon,” the Valentine’s Day meme read. It was the day Amazon announced it would not, after all, be setting up a second headquarters in Long …See all stories on this topic Amazon’s China unit is reportedly considering a merger. That’s ‘too little too late,’ expert says […more]

Another Christian's view on value of Democrats

Feb 21, 2019 |

Another Christian’s view on value of Democrats Yes, the escalating abortion rate is abhorrent! A good reason for us, especially as Christians, to promote abstinence, encourage paternal responsibility …See all stories on this topic How Christian Leaders Refused To Back Buhari During Osinbajo’s Nocturnal Visit To Yola Vice President Yemi Osinbajo was in Yola, Adamawa State, […more]

Moral church, amoral society

Feb 21, 2019 |

Moral church, amoral society For at least a century now, Christians in the United States have been trying to be “realistic” about their relations to the world in which they find …See all stories on this topic Christian group wants licensed gambling eradicated in Sabah KOTA KINABALU: A Christian group wants Sabah’s reputation as a casino […more]

Lady Gaga and Christian Carino Split a 'Bit Ago:' All the Clues They Were Secretly Over

Feb 20, 2019 |

Lady Gaga and Christian Carino Split a ‘Bit Ago:’ All the Clues They Were Secretly Over Lady Gaga may have officially announced her split from fiancé Christian Carino on Tuesday, but friends and fans have been wondering if perhaps the …See all stories on this topic Muslim who sought to kill Christian cousin embraces faith after […more]

Sioux Falls City Council denies changes in voting requirements and approves 100 thousand to …

Feb 20, 2019 |

Sioux Falls City Council denies changes in voting requirements and approves 100 thousand to … Sioux Falls, S.D. (KELO.com) — Two major issues were finalized at the Sioux Falls City Council meeting tonight. The Sioux Falls City Council …See all stories on this topic PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: Big second half propels Tigers past Sioux Falls Roosevelt, […more]

Amazon and Nicole Kidman are teaming up to make 'sexy, date-night' movies

Feb 19, 2019 |

Amazon and Nicole Kidman are teaming up to make ‘sexy, date-night’ movies It’s teaming up with Nicole Kidman for “sexy, date-night movies that no one’s making anymore,” Amazon Studios chief Jennifer Salke told The …See all stories on this topic Cruel Intentions Fan Nicole Kidman Wants More ‘Sexy Date Night Movies’ From Amazon Jennifer Salke, the […more]

Arrows fall to Rough Riders in home finale

Feb 19, 2019 |

Arrows fall to Rough Riders in home finale Arrows fall to Rough Riders in home finale … The hoop might as well have been an ocean for Sioux Falls Roosevelt’s shooters on Monday night in the …See all stories on this topic Scoreboard Sioux Falls 3, Muskegon 2. Cedar Rapids 3, Green Bay 2. Tri-City 6, […more]

Barrel House raising money to fund scholarship in honor of shooting victim

Feb 18, 2019 |

Barrel House raising money to fund scholarship in honor of shooting victim Ten percent of all sales on Monday at the Barrel House in Sioux Falls will go toward the scholarship fund. “I have a couple employees who are actually …See all stories on this topic First Premier Bank plans new corporate headquarters after decades of […more]

New Zealand to target online firms like Google, Facebook and Amazon with digital tax

Feb 18, 2019 |

New Zealand to target online firms like Google, Facebook and Amazon with digital tax New Zealand said on Monday that it plans to update its laws so it can tax revenue earned by multinational digital firms such as Google, Facebook and …See all stories on this topic Who’s left holding the, um, Amazon box? Even though […more]

New York hates Amazon

Feb 17, 2019 |

New York hates Amazon That is exactly how many New Yorkers are feeling, or should be feeling, now that Amazon has suddenly left the Empire State at the altar and is moving …See all stories on this topic Politicians squabble over who is to blame for Amazon decision to ditch New York Politicians on the left […more]

The effects of religiosity on preferences and expectations for marital therapy among married …

Feb 17, 2019 |

The effects of religiosity on preferences and expectations for marital therapy among married … Married Christian individuals completed a survey of demographics and religiosity (religious values and Christian beliefs). They rated preferences and …See all stories on this topic Christian’s triumphant return to the game he loves RUGBY LEAGUE: Christian Hermann made a triumphant return to […more]

Sioux Falls Librarians Set People Up on a 'Blind Date with a Book'

Feb 16, 2019 |

Sioux Falls Librarians Set People Up on a ‘Blind Date with a Book’ Librarians at the Siouxland Library in Downtown Sioux Falls are making the decision a little easier by playing matchmaker. For the month of February, …See all stories on this topic Sen. Jeff Danielson resigns for new, undisclosed job CEDAR FALLS — Jeff Danielson, […more]

Winter Weather Advisory issued February 16 at 2:57AM CST expiring February 17 at 6:00PM CST …

Feb 16, 2019 |

Winter Weather Advisory issued February 16 at 2:57AM CST expiring February 17 at 6:00PM CST … Winter Weather Advisory issued February 16 at 2:57AM CST expiring February 17 at 6:00PM CST by NWS Sioux Falls SD. 2:57 am; February 16, …See all stories on this topic Butterfly House in South Dakota to expand, rebrand SIOUX FALLS, […more]

Sioux Falls Store Expands To Add Maternity Clothes, New Baby Products

Feb 15, 2019 |

Sioux Falls Store Expands To Add Maternity Clothes, New Baby Products SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Pregnant women will soon have a new place to buy maternity clothes in Sioux Falls. Elegant Mommy is expanding and adding …See all stories on this topic Phyllis J. Briese Phyllis J. Briese, age 83 of Meriden, IA passed away Sunday, […more]

Christian-Muslim tensions cast shadow over Nigerian elections

Feb 15, 2019 |

Christian-Muslim tensions cast shadow over Nigerian elections As Nigeria prepares to go to the polls this weekend, the future of Christian-Muslim relations on the African continent could be in the balance.See all stories on this topic MPs’ call to protect Syrian Christians Concerns have been expressed about Christians living in the north-east of Syria since […more]

Pagan Politics in Post-Christian America

Feb 14, 2019 |

Pagan Politics in Post-Christian America I was and remain horrified by Christian voters who rally to the man as some sort of savior and twist their faith to suit their politics. Protestors showed up …See all stories on this topic Where do most Christian singles live? Which U.S. cities do the majority of Christian singles call […more]

Records Fall in Day 1 of NSIC Women's S&D Championships

Feb 14, 2019 |

Records Fall in Day 1 of NSIC Women’s S&D Championships SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The 2019 NSIC Swimming & Diving Championships got underway with four event finals taking place on Wednesday night from …See all stories on this topic Tow Truck Driver Escapes Close Call A Sioux Falls tow truck driver had frightening ordeal Tuesday on […more]

Amazon Tops Streamers For New TV Projects In 2018; Cali Hits Small Screen Record, Film LA Says

Feb 13, 2019 |

Amazon Tops Streamers For New TV Projects In 2018; Cali Hits Small Screen Record, Film LA Says A new report out today from Film L.A. has a bit of both with Amazon the top dog for new TV projects last year, production for digital networks up almost …See all stories on this topic Cities shunned by […more]

Author holds up martyred Copts as model for contemporary Christians

Feb 13, 2019 |

Author holds up martyred Copts as model for contemporary Christians Of the 21 victims, 20 were Coptic Christians from Egypt who had migrated to Libya for work. In his new book, The 21: A Journey into the Land of Coptic …See all stories on this topic Coastal Christians downs Parrott Academy in 1st round of playoffs […more]

Now Amazon Wants to Disrupt Music Festivals. First Stop: Coachella

Feb 12, 2019 |

Now Amazon Wants to Disrupt Music Festivals. First Stop: Coachella “We want customers to make the most out of their weekend at Coachella,” Patrick Supanc, Amazon worldwide director of lockers and pickup said in a …See all stories on this topic Amazon Releases Free Analytics That Brands Previously Paid $30000-Plus Per Year For Amazon quietly released […more]

Winter Weather Advisory issued February 11 at 11:57PM CST expiring February 12 at 12:00AM …

Feb 12, 2019 |

Winter Weather Advisory issued February 11 at 11:57PM CST expiring February 12 at 12:00AM … Winter Weather Advisory issued February 11 at 11:57PM CST expiring February 12 at 12:00AM CST by NWS Sioux Falls SD. 11:57 pm; February 11, …See all stories on this topic Sioux City Metro finishes top 10 at state swimming IOWA CITY […more]

3 cities Amazon should consider for HQ2 if it scraps NYC

Feb 11, 2019 |

3 cities Amazon should consider for HQ2 if it scraps NYC Amazon (AMZN) is reportedly reconsidering its plans to open up a second headquarters in New York City following unexpected political and …See all stories on this topic NYC mayor defends Amazon deal at state budget hearing ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — It was “mission critical” for […more]

Top Iraqi Catholic says country's Christians 'really need' a papal visit

Feb 11, 2019 |

Top Iraqi Catholic says country’s Christians ‘really need’ a papal visit “I think a papal visit to Iraq can be organized, because the situation has improved and both Christians and Muslims are open,” Sako told Crux, …See all stories on this topic Buhari vs Atiku: Gov. Wike tells Christians what to do Wike called on Christians […more]

Amazon, DoorDash will keep the controversial tipping policy Instacart just ditched

Feb 10, 2019 |

Amazon, DoorDash will keep the controversial tipping policy Instacart just ditched Instacart heard the cries of an angered internet and took action. Amazon and DoorDash, on the other hand, seem content to dig in. It was online anger …See all stories on this topic Lawmakers react to report that Amazon may pull the plug on LIC […more]

Jeff Bezos' Amazon 'Package' Is On Its Way In Hilarious 'Saturday Night Live' Cold Open

Feb 10, 2019 |

Jeff Bezos’ Amazon ‘Package’ Is On Its Way In Hilarious ‘Saturday Night Live’ Cold Open A mock “Meet the Press” on “Saturday Night Live” zeroed in on the latest “new low in journalism” — Amazon CEO Jeff’s Bezos’ dick pic that nearly …See all stories on this topic ‘Saturday Night Live’ Takes on the State of […more]

Hard Work And Persistence Pushes Raphiael Putney To Become G League's All-Time Blocks Leader

Feb 9, 2019 |

Hard Work And Persistence Pushes Raphiael Putney To Become G League’s All-Time Blocks Leader On Friday night, the Sioux Falls Skyforce beat a depleted Agua Caliente Clippers squad in a high-scoring 135-120 blowout. G League veteran …See all stories on this topic Winter Weather Advisory issued February 9 at 2:58PM CST expiring February 10 at 3:00PM […more]

D2TS Group Manager

Feb 9, 2019 |

D2TS Group Manager The ideal Group Manager ensures that Team Manager Priorities and tasks are aligned to supporting associates to apply the Amazon CS Contact …See all stories on this topic Amazon, Your Game Plan, and More: Cramer’s ‘Mad Money’ Recap (Friday 2/8/19) We’ve made it to the tail end of earnings season, Jim Cramer told […more]

Tensions Over Political Resistance to Amazon Boil Over in New York

Feb 8, 2019 |

Tensions Over Political Resistance to Amazon Boil Over in New York Andrew M. Cuomo on Friday ratcheted up the pressure on political opponents of a deal to bring Amazon to New York City, warning that they would …See all stories on this topic Pritzker makes new move to lure Amazon HQ2 here Chicago and Illinois may […more]

Woody Allen sues Amazon for trying to get out of its massive movie deal

Feb 8, 2019 |

Woody Allen sues Amazon for trying to get out of its massive movie deal In a high profile example of MeToo impacting dealmaking, Amazon is trying to terminate a rich deal with filmmaker Woody Allen, made by former head …See all stories on this topic Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Accuses National Enquirer Of Extortion Over Personal […more]

Photos: Sioux Falls under blizzard warning Thursday

Feb 7, 2019 |

Photos: Sioux Falls under blizzard warning Thursday Sonia Zetino bundles up to shovel her driveway Thursday, Feb. 7, in Sioux Falls. Sioux Falls is under a blizzard warning until midnight.See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls Restaurant Voted One Of The Most Romantic Eateries SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Just in time for Valentine’s Day, […more]

Philippines: Bombed Churches, Slaughtered Christians

Feb 7, 2019 |

Philippines: Bombed Churches, Slaughtered Christians Although the Philippines is majority-Christian (chiefly Catholic), about 24% percent of the population of the Southern Philippines, also known as …See all stories on this topic Christian educators gather at the water for soul-nourishment Kimball, the associate dean of lifelong learning, director of the Center for the Ministry of Teaching and […more]

How many Christians believe in evolution? Depends on how you ask

Feb 6, 2019 |

How many Christians believe in evolution? Depends on how you ask If you ask white evangelical Protestants whether they believe “humans have evolved over time,” 32 percent agree that they have, according to the Pew …See all stories on this topic Yechiel Eckstein, rabbi who built ties with Christians, dies The International Fellowship of Christians and […more]

Jebel Ali Gurdwara serves langar to hundreds of Muslims and Christians

Feb 6, 2019 |

Jebel Ali Gurdwara serves langar to hundreds of Muslims and Christians The buses were there to pick up Christian people to take them to Abu Dhabi for the Papal Mass. As the Christian people started arriving to board the …See all stories on this topic Six traits of a pluralist Christian vision of human flourishing Nearly […more]

How Walmart, Amazon plan to counter govt's e-com move

Feb 5, 2019 |

How Walmart, Amazon plan to counter govt’s e-com move As Amazon India, Flipkart are forced to shut down 60 categories and push out 45 mn products, a new lobby group comprising sellers is in the making …See all stories on this topic Bloomberg, billionaire and possible presidential candidate, disputes tax breaks for Amazon NEW YORK — […more]

Sioux Falls Park and Rec offer programs for its outdoor ice skating rinks

Feb 5, 2019 |

Sioux Falls Park and Rec offer programs for its outdoor ice skating rinks SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – There are six different ice skating rinks to enjoy in Sioux Falls at various parks: Campus, Frank Olson, McKennan, …See all stories on this topic Storm Sign CIF Defensive Player of the Year SIOUX FALLS, SD – The […more]

Microsoft: Anti-Amazon Paying Off

Feb 4, 2019 |

Microsoft: Anti-Amazon Paying Off The market wasn’t pleased with FQ2 results from Microsoft (MSFT), but the numbers continue to show the benefit of offering the anti-Amazon (AMZN) …See all stories on this topic Alibaba struggles to follow Amazon beyond e-commerce Alibaba guides prices and trends in China, much like Amazon.com in the U.S. Although both companies […more]

Cleric warns Christians against discrimination

Feb 4, 2019 |

Cleric warns Christians against discrimination Rev. Maxwell Onyia of the Anglican Church of Ascension, Enugu, has admonished Christians to shun acts of segregation against their fellow human …See all stories on this topic History of Christianity in the UAE shows tolerance is ‘built into Emirati DNA’ Evidence suggests that Christians lived peacefully for hundreds of years, […more]

Christians urged to pray over killings in North

Feb 3, 2019 |

Christians urged to pray over killings in North The chairman of Lagos state chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Apostle Alexander Bamgbola, has said that Christian leaders in the …See all stories on this topic Many people in mostly Christian countries believe values clash with Islam – poll Large numbers of people in Christian-majority […more]

Rashtriya Isai Manch: RSS Plans to Launch Christian Outfit on Lines of Muslim Rashtriya Manch

Feb 3, 2019 |

Rashtriya Isai Manch: RSS Plans to Launch Christian Outfit on Lines of Muslim Rashtriya Manch Nagpur, February 3: The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh or RSS is planning to launch its Christian wing on the lines of the Muslim Rashtriya Manch …See all stories on this topic Muslims, Christians join forces vs terrorism in PH ‘We are showing […more]

Akron mall site to be Amazon operation

Feb 2, 2019 |

Akron mall site to be Amazon operation The blueprints for the redevelopment of a former mall property confirm suspicions that an Amazon distribution center is planned in Akron.See all stories on this topic Amazon Buys Sundance Title ‘Honey Boy’ For $5 Million Amazon Studios acquired Honey Boy, the Alma Har’el-directed drama scripted by Shia LaBeouf […more]

Skyforce Fall at Texas

Feb 2, 2019 |

Skyforce Fall at Texas Sioux Falls grabbed the first lead with a Briante Weber layup, but Texas responded with seven straight to take the lead they would hold through the …See all stories on this topic Photo Gallery Aberdeen Central girls basketball vs Sioux Falls Roosevelt The Aberdeen Central girls lost to Sioux Falls Roosevelt 55-51 […more]

Fashion outlet store opens in Sioux Falls

Feb 1, 2019 |

Fashion outlet store opens in Sioux Falls SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (SIOUXFALLS.BUSINESS) – Dani Fashion Outlet opened Friday on West 41st Street, offering overstocked brand-name clothing for …See all stories on this topic City considering moving Orpheum Theater under purview of Washington Pavilion A historic theater in downtown Sioux Falls has for decades struggled to afford to […more]

The Least of These: The Graham Staines Story

Feb 1, 2019 |

The Least of These: The Graham Staines Story In January 1999, Graham Staines, a 58-year-old Australian Christian missionary, and his two sons, 10-year-old Philip and 6-year-old Timothy, were …See all stories on this topic The moral authority of Congolese churches American Christians are largely unaware that this country is home to one of the world’s largest […more]