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Scottsbluff Man Takes Plea Deal in Incest Case

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SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — A 19-year-old Nebraska man who faced a felony incest charge has taken a plea deal. The …Read More

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Nebraska Man Gets Life for Killing Divorce Lawyer

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GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — A 58-year-old Nebraska man who’s already serving a life sentence for shooting his ex-wife to …Read More

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Teen Who Was Allegedly Texting and Driving Charged in Crash Death Near Sidney

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SIDNEY, Neb. (AP) — A 16-year-old Nebraska boy who told officers he’d been texting before a fatal collision has been …Read More

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Almanac Predicts Colder Winter, Hotter Summer

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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Winter’s going to be colder than usual and next summer hotter. So says the Old Farmer’s …Read More

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Governor Heineman Completes Ice Bucket Challenge

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Dave Heineman took an ice-cold shower outside his home to raise awareness about a devastating …Read More

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Texas-Based Lender Axing 90 More Nebraska Jobs

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SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska authorities say a Texas-based mortgage company will be eliminating 90 more jobs at its Scottsbluff …Read More

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81 Nebraska Schools Used Financial Literacy Program

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — State Treasurer Don Stenberg says 81 Nebraska high schools took advantage of a new, state-sponsored financial …Read More

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NP Police Identify Body Found Near McDonald’s

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North Platte Police have identified the body found near McDonald’s. According to Officer Rodney Brown, the body was identified as …Read More

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Nebraska ACT Scores Top National Average

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new report says Nebraska’s 2014 high school graduates scored higher on the ACT college entrance …Read More

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Hot Sheets (8/20): So This Is Normal?

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Click Here To See Past Hot Sheets This information is not criminal history. All individuals included in this post are …Read More

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Of 51 Recent Arrests in Ferguson, 1 Is a Resident

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FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — St. Louis County police say 51 people were arrested from mid-day Tuesday through early Wednesday in …Read More

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Omaha Council Punishes Troubled Nightspot

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha City Council has invoked what’s called its “good neighbor ordinance” in punishing a troubled …Read More

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UPS Says 51 Retail Stores Breached by Malware

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Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus …Read More

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Police: Omaha Man Arrested for Hitting Cyclist

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police have arrested a driver who they say seriously injured a bicyclist and left the …Read More

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School Sorry for Making Special Ed Kids Sort Trash

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JURUPA VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — Parents of special education students in a Southern California city say they were outraged to …Read More

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Colorado Man Arrested After 163-Mile Wyoming Chase

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ELK MOUNTAIN, Wyo. (AP) — A Colorado man is under arrest after leading authorities on a 163-mile chase in a …Read More

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Flood Insurance Workshops Offered in Pilger

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PILGER, Neb. (AP) — Flood insurance workshops will be held this week for residents of the small northeast Nebraska city …Read More

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US Safety Agency Offers Online Recall Check

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DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government is offering a free online service for drivers to find out if their vehicles …Read More

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Teen Gets Prison for Lincoln Store Robberies

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A 19-year-old has been given prison time for trying to rob two Lincoln convenience stores, including …Read More

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Columbus Still Trying to Save Old Train Depot

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COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — The city is still looking for private parties willing to spend $750,000 or more to move …Read More

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McBride, De La Rosa lift Rockies past Royals, 5-2

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DENVER (AP) — Matt McBride hit his first career grand slam and Jorge De La Rosa pitched eight crisp innings, …Read More

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No. 15 NPCC Lady Knights Open Season Friday, Host Subway Invitational

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North Platte – The No. 15 North Platte Community College Lady Knights volleyball team opens up their season on Friday, …Read More

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US Routs Dominicans in Exhibition as Rose Rests

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NEW YORK (AP) — Kyrie Irving made all five shots and scored 12 points starting in place of Derrick Rose, …Read More

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Pelini Not Dwelling on Injured Players

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska coach Bo Pelini isn’t feeling sorry for himself after seeing as many as three players …Read More

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NHL Draft Lottery to Change in Next 2 Years

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NEW YORK (AP) — Forget about tanking in the NHL. Bottoming out in the standings might not get you to …Read More

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Huskers Shake Up Personnel on Wednesday

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Lincoln, Neb.- The Nebraska football team continued its third week of the 2014 Fall Camp Wednesday afternoon, as the Huskers practiced for just …Read More

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Broncos Lose WR-PR Jordan Norwood to Torn ACL

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ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Denver Broncos wide receiver Jordan Norwood tore his left ACL in practice Wednesday, ending what was …Read More

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Texans-Broncos Practice Features Chippy Moments

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ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Denver Broncos right tackle Chris Clark took exception when J.J. Watt pushed him around in a …Read More

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Dove Hunting Season Just Around Corner

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LINCOLN – Dove hunting season begins soon and the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has some reminders for those hunters, …Read More

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Tri-City Announces Training Camp Roster

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KEARNEY, Neb. – As the 2014-15 season approaches, the Tri-City Storm coaching staff have taken the next step towards putting together …Read More

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Teenager Struck by Lightning at Football Practice Now Breathing on Own (Update)

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LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Officials in southern New Mexico say a 13-year-old middle school student who was critically injured …Read More

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Charles, Bowe Remain Out of Chiefs Practice

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Add rookie running back De’Anthony Thomas to a lengthy list of Chiefs players who are …Read More

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Huskers Host SMU, DePaul to Open Season

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The No. 13 Nebraska soccer team begins the 2014 campaign with two games this weekend at the Nebraska Soccer Field. On …Read More

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