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Hastings Man Accused of Trying to Kill Officer

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HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — A 29-year-old Hastings man has been accused of trying to kill a police officer who was …Read More

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1 Killed, 3 Injured in Crash Near Doniphan

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DONIPHAN, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a collision between a pickup and a sport utility vehicle has killed one person …Read More

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United Way of Midlands CEO Dies After Heart Issue

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The United Way of the Midlands says its 47-year-old CEO has died after developing a serious …Read More

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Lexington Police Looking for Man Who Shot at Officers, Woman

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The Lexington Police Department is searching for a man who allegedly fired shots at police and a woman. Chief of …Read More

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Senators Seek to Curb Campus Sexual Assaults

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Campus sexual assault victims are joining senators on Capitol Hill in announcing legislation designed to make colleges …Read More

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Nebraska Requests Disaster Aid for Businesses

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska is requesting federal disaster aid to help individuals and businesses recover from the June tornadoes. …Read More

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Nebraska School Administrators to Attend Conference

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KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — More than 1,000 school administrators and education leaders will attend an education conference in Kearney this …Read More

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Small Cars Fare Poorly in Crash Tests

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DETROIT (AP) — The four-door Mini Cooper Countryman was the only one of 12 cars to earn a top rating …Read More

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Hot Sheets (7/30): They’re All Gonna Laugh at You

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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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North Platte Weather-July 30

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Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 81. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around …Read More

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Archer Daniels Midlands Settles EPA Allegations

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Federal regulators say Archer Daniels Midland Co. has agreed to settle allegations that it violated Clean …Read More

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Company to Fight Penalties in Omaha Plant Collapse

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A livestock feed company says it will contest citations and proposed penalties issued for the collapse …Read More

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Omaha Bicycle-Pedestrian Position Eliminated

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha’s mayor has announced the elimination of a paid position that was created to help make …Read More

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Colorado Man Dies When Trailer Collapses in Wind

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DENVER (AP) — A storm system in Colorado that flooded streets and stranded drivers up and down the Front Range …Read More

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Live Meat Market Approved for Omaha

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha residents will soon be able to select live farm animals for future meals and watch …Read More

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Omaha Man Pleads Guilty in Texas ‘Swatting’ Case

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DALLAS (AP) — Prosecutors in Dallas say a member of a “swatting” ring that made hoax 911 calls has pleaded …Read More

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Mom Arrested for Letting Son, 7, Go to Park Alone

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PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman is charged with child neglect after police say she let her …Read More

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Lawyer Sues GM on Behalf of 658 Plaintiffs

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DETROIT (AP) — A Texas lawyer has sued General Motors on behalf of 658 people injured or killed in crashes …Read More

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Lincoln Man Gets Probation in Sexual Abuse Case

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man accused of sexually abusing a 7-year-old girl has received probation. Eighteen-year-old Alex Buser …Read More

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3 Reporters Subpoenaed in ‘Pink Slime’ Lawsuit

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Three reporters for a food safety publication have been subpoenaed in the $1.2 billion defamation …Read More

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Harris, Thomas Return to Limited Action

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DENVER (AP) — Demaryius Thomas and Chris Harris Jr. are participating in limited drills as the Denver Broncos practice in …Read More

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Chiefs QB Smith Focusing on Football, Not Contract

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith says that the time is approaching where he will shelve all …Read More

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Huskers Fan Day Set for Friday

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Husker football fans will get their first opportunity to see the 2014 team Friday afternoon at Nebraska Football Fan Day presented by …Read More

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Chiefs S Commings Leaves Field with Ankle Injury

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — Oft-injured Chiefs safety Sanders Commings was carted off the practice field Wednesday after getting juked …Read More

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Tri-City Fills Staff, Hires Breen As Assistant

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KEARNEY, Neb. – As the 2014-15 season inches closer, Tri-City Storm Head Coach Jim Hulton has added another name to his …Read More

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Cornhusker State Games Wrap-Up

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Lincoln—Omahan Caleb Smidt, 32, was the overall winner of the Cornhusker State Games Triathlon Sunday at Holmes Lake Park in Lincoln in …Read More

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Big Ten Announces Football Preseason Players to Watch List

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ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Big Ten Conference announced today its fourth annual football Players to Watch list, with 10 players earning …Read More

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