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NSP Arrests More Than 75 During Impaired Driver Campaign

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska State Patrol says more than 75 impaired drivers were arrested in the state during …Read More

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2-Year Study Shows Making Music Sharpens Kids’ Brainpower

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Northwestern University researchers believe that music training has played a role in the educational achievements of …Read More

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Omaha Group Gets Grant to Reduce Infant Mortality

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha-based health care organization is receiving money from the federal government to fund a program …Read More

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Transient Arrested After Debacle at NP Eatery

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A 30-year-old transient is facing charges after he allegedly created a drunken scene at a North Platte restaurant. At around …Read More

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Driving on Suspended License Leads to Drug Charges for NP Woman

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A 23-year-old North Platte woman is facing felony drug charges following a traffic stop early this morning. At around 12:30 …Read More

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Nebraska Turns to Diplomats to Lure New Business

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska officials are turning to local business leaders in hopes of attracting more companies to the …Read More

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Report: Midwest Economy Index Inched Up in August

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains states rose slightly in August, suggesting …Read More

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NP Couple Charged After Disturbance

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A North Platte man and woman are facing charges following a disturbance over the Holiday weekend. At around 6:30 a.m., …Read More

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NPPD Crime Log (8/29-9/2)

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COURTESY OF THE NORTH PLATTE POLICE DEPARTMENT 08/29/2014 00:11:03 14-016145 4008 SUSPICIOUS PERSON “2300 E 4TH ST NORTH PLATTE, NE …Read More

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Troopers Have Few Issues During State Fair

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Troopers with Troop C- Grand Island arrested one driver for Driving While Intoxicated and made contact with 21 motorists during …Read More

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Nebraska Company Fined in Worker’s May Death

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MCCOOL JUNCTION, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska company faces an $84,000 fine in connection to the May death of a …Read More

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2nd Lincoln Man Sentenced to Prison for Beating Deaths

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A suspected gang member has been imprisoned for his role in the beating deaths of two …Read More

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Deaths of Omaha Mom, Son Ruled Murder Suicide

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Investigators have confirmed that a teenager killed his mother this summer before taking his own life. …Read More

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32 Teens Escape from Tenn. Detention Center, 9 Still on the Lam

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Officials say 32 teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center by crawling under a fence …Read More

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Lincoln School Attendance Policy Prompts Concerns

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lincoln school officials have been trying to ease some parents’ concerns that the district’s new attendance …Read More

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Columbus Man Gets Prison for Stabbing Wife, Standoff

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COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — A 58-year-old Columbus man convicted of stabbing and assaulting his wife before a standoff with police …Read More

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Man Arrested in Omaha Home Invasion

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say they’ve arrested a man who broke into his ex-wife’s home while armed with …Read More

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Police: Man Arrested After Police Chase in Omaha

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say they’ve arrested a 20-year-old man who fled from police before driving his truck …Read More

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Nebraska School Team Photo Halts Rail Traffic

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NORTH BEND, Neb. (AP) — A Union Pacific railroad official says the halting of trains because a Nebraska school volleyball …Read More

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Cops: Groom, 2 Others Charged in Wedding Brawl

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — A western Pennsylvania groom spent his wedding night in the back of a police car after allegedly …Read More

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Rockies RHP Kahnle Activated from DL

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DENVER (AP) — Right-handed reliever Tommy Kahnle, sidelined since mid-August by inflammation in his pitching shoulder, has been activated from …Read More

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Unbeaten US Routs New Zealand 98-71 at Worlds

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BILBAO, Spain (AP) — Anthony Davis scored 21 points, Kenneth Faried had 15 and the U.S. remained unbeaten at the …Read More

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Small-Bore Silhouette Championships Set for Sept. 27

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LINCOLN – The annual Nebraska High School Small-bore Silhouette Championships will be held Sept. 27 at the Pressey Wildlife Management Area (WMA) …Read More

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Chiefs Sign Coleman, Place Mays on Injured Reserve

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs signed veteran safety Kurt Coleman on Tuesday and placed linebacker Joe …Read More

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Seahawks Stay Atop AP Pro32 Power Rankings

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The Seattle Seahawks are still on top. After finishing training camp with no major setbacks, the defending Super Bowl champions …Read More

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Royals Recall 4 to Help Depth in Stretch Run

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Royals have recalled infielder Christian Colon, outfielder Terrance Gore and pitchers Aaron Crow and …Read More

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Big Week for the Big Ten

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It’s a marquee week for the Big Ten. Michigan State visits Oregon, Michigan goes to Notre Dame and Ohio State …Read More

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A&M Jumps, FSU, ‘Bama Lose Some Support in AP Poll, Nebraska Up 3

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NEW YORK (AP) — Texas A&M makes a big jump in the AP Top 25 after the most impressive performance …Read More

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