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Train Rams Unoccupied Car Near Morrill

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MORRILL, Neb. (AP) — A locomotive has struck an unoccupied vehicle at a crossing four miles south of Morrill in …Read More

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NP Woman Makes Memory Pillows for Bereaved

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NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska woman has been making memory pillows for bereaved families, pillows that she makes …Read More

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North Platte Weather-Thanksgiving

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Thanksgiving Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around …Read More

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Scottsbluff Zoo Officials: Zebra Died from Anesthesia Reaction

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SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — Zoo officials in Scottsbluff say a reaction to anesthesia killed a zebra foal that was going …Read More

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Hot Sheets (11/27): Making Dentists Proud

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

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Stapleton Woman, 34, Killed in Crash Near North Platte

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A 34-year-old Stapleton woman is dead following an accident on Highway 83, just north of North Platte. At around 11:17 …Read More

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University of Nebraska Hires Branding Firm

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska has hired a Philadelphia-based branding firm to help the university brag about …Read More

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NSP Releases Stats from Husker Home Games Enforcement

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Nebraska State Patrol troopers and communication specialists participated in special enforcement efforts during the 2014 Husker football season thanks in …Read More

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Black Friday Gun Buys Test Background Check System

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BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. (AP) — As stores crowd with holiday shoppers, gun buyers will be challenging the nation’s background check system …Read More

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Nebraska Town of 130 Gets $250,000 Grant

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A small Nebraska town is getting a $250,000 grant to help upgrade its water system. The …Read More

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Norfolk Family Finds Support After Fire

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NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska family whose home was damaged by a fire says they are thankful for the …Read More

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Expectant Mom Hit by Car Dies, Baby Born Alive

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Authorities in Pittsburgh say a pregnant woman sitting outside a neighborhood drugstore was struck and killed when …Read More

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Man Dies After Omaha Collision

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police say a 28-year-old Omaha man has died after a collision on the east side of …Read More

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Omaha Killing Suspect Files Another Lawsuit

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The man convicted of first-degree murder in four 2013 shootings shortly after he was released from …Read More

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Girl, 12, Saves 4-Year-Old Sister from House Fire

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HOMESTEAD, Pa. (AP) — A 12-year-old girl saved her 4-year-old sister by carrying her out of their burning home in …Read More

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Nebraska Wesleyan’s Rat Race Marks 40th Year

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A rat competition, in which psychology students condition the behavior of their lab rodents to clear …Read More

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No Injuries in Nebraska Emergency Plane Landing

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CRETE, Neb. (AP) — Saline County Emergency Management officials say no one was injured in an emergency landing after a …Read More

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Omaha Zoo Announces Birth of White Lion Cub

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha zoo officials say one of its lionesses has given birth to a rare white cub. …Read More

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Man Found Under Girl’s Bed in Lincoln Enters Plea

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A man has pleaded no contest to a charge after he was found asleep under a …Read More

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Lincoln Woman Gets Probation in Slow-Speed Chase

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln woman has been given probation for a slow-speed chase down Interstate 80 earlier this …Read More

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Chiefs Try to Rectify Slow Starts Ahead of Denver

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — By the time the Kansas City Chiefs pushed the pause button and looked at the …Read More

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Huskers Host Skyhawks Friday Night

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The Husker men’s basketball team returns to the court Friday night, as Nebraska hosts Tennessee-Martin at Pinnacle Bank Arena. As of Wednesday afternoon, a …Read More

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Green Scores 24, Suns Beat Nuggets 120-112

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PHOENIX (AP) — Gerald Green scored 24 points and Eric Bledsoe had 21, leading the Phoenix Suns to a 120-112 …Read More

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Bickell lifts Blackhawks over Avalanche, 3-2

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DENVER (AP) — Bryan Bickell scored late in the third period and the Chicago Blackhawks overcame strong goaltending from Calvin …Read More

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Bucs Hold Off Storm On Thanksgiving Eve

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DES MOINES, Ia. – A slow start came back to haunt the Tri-City Storm (9-6-3) on Wednesday night at Buccaneer Arena, as the …Read More

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Husker Win Streak Comes to an End in Five Sets at No. 11 Illinois

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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Despite a spirited comeback to force a fifth set, the No. 10 Nebraska volleyball team fell at No. …Read More

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Huskers Set for Regular Season Finale

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Lincoln, Neb. – The Nebraska football team held a 45-minute walkthrough at the Hawks Championship Center on Wednesday as the Huskers prepare for …Read More

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Francis Albert Liptrap

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Francis Albert Liptrap, age 90 of Wellfleet, passed away Wednesday November 26, 2014. Francis was born on March 17, 1924 …Read More

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MLB Minimum Salary Rises to $507,500 from $500,000

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NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball’s minimum salary is rising to $507,500 next year from $500,000. The sport’s collective …Read More

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Chiefs’ Charles Dedicates Game to Drowning Victims

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles is dedicating Sunday night’s game against Denver to two teenagers …Read More

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