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‘Tomorrowland’ Takes Top Spot at Box Office on Slow Weekend

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Disney’s fantasy adventure “Tomorrowland” topped the slow Memorial Day weekend box office with an estimated $41.7 …Read More

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Small Herd of Purebred Bison Growing on Prairie in Nebraska

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WOOD RIVER, Neb. (AP) — A small herd of purebred bison in south-central Nebraska has been growing with the births …Read More

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Hot Sheets (5/25): Loosen Up

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Click Here To See Past Hot Sheets This information is not a criminal history. Criminal charges are often dropped or …Read More

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Divers Resume Searching River for Missing NP Teens

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NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — Divers have resumed searching the South Platte River for two teenagers who have been missing …Read More

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Federal Grant Worth $1.8M Goes to 3 Nebraska Water Projects

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OGALLALA, Neb. (AP) — Three Nebraska projects will share $1.8 million in federal grants to help strengthen the Ogallala aquifer. …Read More

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Death Penalty Foes See Nebraska Vote as Momentum-Builder

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — With Nebraska on the brink of outlawing the death penalty, opponents of capital punishment hope this …Read More

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Hot Sheets (5/24): Sources of Envy

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Click Here To See Past Hot Sheets This information is not a criminal history. Criminal charges are often dropped or …Read More

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Kearney Official Seeks Resignation of State Liquor Official

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KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — A Kearney City Council member has called for the resignation of the Nebraska Liquor Control Commission …Read More

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Hot Sheets (5/23): Just the Good Ol’ Boys

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Click Here To See Past Hot Sheets This information is not a criminal history. Criminal charges are often dropped or …Read More

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ACLU of Nebraska: Lethal Injection Docs Raise New Questions

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska civil liberties group says records detailing the state’s purchase of lethal injection drugs are …Read More

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Man Convicted in 1985 Cult Killings Dies in Nebraska Prison

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska authorities say an inmate on death row for the 1985 cult killings of two people, …Read More

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12 People Missing in Texas Floods

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SAN MARCOS, Tx. (AP)–Authorities say a dozen people are missing after flash flooding along the Blanco River in Central Texas …Read More

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3 People Sent to Hospital After Fire Damages Lincoln House

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Three people were sent to a hospital after a fire that damaged a house in Lincoln. …Read More

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Cicadas to Emerge in Some Parts of Eastern Nebraska

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — It’s that time of the century again, when cicadas (sih-KAYE’-duhs) emerge and raise their racket. This …Read More

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Judge Throws Out Nebraska Drunken Driving Case with Little Foundation

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska judge threw out a drunken driving case earlier this month because the arresting officer …Read More

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A Head Scratcher: 9 Brains Found Next to Train Tracks

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GOUVERNEUR, N.Y. (AP) — Nine brains were found along a street in a northern New York village, but authorities say …Read More

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2 Lincoln Museums to Offer Free Admission to Service Members

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska State Museum-Morrill Hall and the International Quilt Study Center and Museum are …Read More

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Cattle Escape After Crash on I-80 in Western Iowa

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NEOLA, Iowa (AP) — The crash of a cattle truck a western Iowa interstate sent the driver to a hospital …Read More

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23 Union Pacific Cars Derail in Eastern Iowa

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BELLE PLAINE, Iowa (AP) — Officials say no one was injured when 23 cars of a Union Pacific train traveling …Read More

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American Airlines Picked for Grand Island Flights to Dallas

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GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Transportation has again selected American Airlines to provide 13 weekly nonstop, …Read More

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Bettis pitches Rockies past Giants 11-2

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  DENVER (AP) — Nolan Arenado had four hits and four RBIs, leading Chad Bettis and the Colorado Rockies to …Read More

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Michigan Baseball Claims Big Ten Tournament Championship

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  MINNEAPOLIS  – The Michigan baseball team claimed its ninth Big Ten Tournament title, and first since 2008, defeating Maryland …Read More

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Wacha improves to 7-0, Cards end 3-game skid by beating KC

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  KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Unbeaten Michael Wacha won for the seventh straight time this year and the St. …Read More

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State Track Results

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FULL FINAL RESULTS Area State Champions Katie Montgomery, North Platte St. Pat’s – Class-C Pole Vault – 11-00.00 Anna O’Malley, North …Read More

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No contract extension for Nebraska prep activities director

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska School Activities Association board of directors has voted not extend the contract of executive …Read More

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Gordon, Volquez lead KC over Cards in rain-shortened game

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  KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer, Edinson Volquez pitched six solid innings and the …Read More

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Rockies snap Giants’ 8-game winning streak with 5-3 victory

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  DENVER (AP) — Daniel Descalso homered and drove in three runs and the Colorado Rockies snapped the San Francisco …Read More

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Robert Attwood Brannan

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Robert Attwood Brannan, 87, of North Platte, NE, passed away at a hospital in Albuquerque, NM on Wednesday, May 20, …Read More

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