Omaha School Cancels Swim Classes in Wake of Death

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Swim classes at Nathan Hale Magnet Middle School in Omaha have been halted in the wake …Read More

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Protest Group Protests Bill for Nebraska Hearing

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Those who protested a Lincoln movie theater’s application for a liquor license this year are now …Read More

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Man Killed in Accident at Waverly Turkey Farm

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Officials in southeastern Nebraska say a Lincoln man has died in an accident at a turkey …Read More

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Crash Leads to Diesel Spill in Western Iowa

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — Crews were busy cleaning up a 100-gallon diesel spill in western Iowa’s Council Bluffs following …Read More

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Man in Omaha Hospital After Shooting in Kearney

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Police in central Nebraska are investigating the shooting of a man who is now being treated …Read More

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Green Says He’s Ready to Return to Lineup

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The tight end turnstile keeps spinning in Denver, where Julius Thomas is hurting but Virgil Green …Read More

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UNL Offers Beef, Pork Quality Assurance Training

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is offering a training course on beef and pork quality assurance practices. …Read More

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UNL Planetarium Plans Winter Shows for 1 Weekend

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Mueller Planetarium at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln has announced two winter laser shows for one weekend …Read More

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8 Apply for Grand Island Judgeship

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Eight people have applied to fill the Hall County District judgeship left vacant by the …Read More

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NSP to Beef Up Enforcement for Thanksgiving

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska State Patrol has announced plans for stepped up enforcement to focus on seat belt …Read More

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Ralston Police Bust Mushroom Growing Operation

RALSTON, Neb. (AP) — Ralston police responding to a complaint about loud music say they discovered a mushroom grow operation. …Read More

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Lincoln Increasing Garage Patrol Following Suicides

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — City workers have increased patrols of Lincoln’s parking garages following the suicides of two people who …Read More

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Police: Boy, 3, Set Fire That Killed Him, Family

CARIBOU, Maine (AP) — Authorities say a 3-year-old boy set a fire that burned down his family’s mobile home in …Read More

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Afflalo, Faried lead Nuggets past Pelicans, 117-97

DENVER (AP) — Kenneth Faried and Arron Afflalo scored 19 points each, Wilson Chandler had 18 and the Denver Nuggets …Read More

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Chiefs Sign Veteran WR Avant, put Jenkins on IR

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs have signed veteran Jason Avant to help a beleaguered and injury-prone group of …Read More

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Lincoln Man Sentenced in Drug, Chase Case

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man has been sentenced to prison for selling drugs to an undercover officer and …Read More

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Ralston Man Charged with Making Illegal Explosives

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 50-year-old Ralston man has been indicted in federal court on four counts related to what …Read More

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Nebraska Doctors Share Ebola Lessons in Paper

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — When the Nebraska Medical Center began treating patients with the deadly Ebola virus this fall, experts …Read More

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UNL Officials OK Room, Board Increase

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — University of Nebraska-Lincoln officials have passed a five-year plan that will increase room and board costs …Read More

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Nebraska Fair Officials Working on Outdoor Concert Plan

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska State Fair officials are working on a plan to book a bigger musical act …Read More

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Nebraska Jobless Rate Drops to 3.6 Percent in October

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A newly released report says Nebraska’s preliminary unemployment rate for October dropped to 3.4 percent. The …Read More

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Lincoln Schools Identify Student Who Died in Fall

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lincoln school officials have identified a high school student who fell to his death from a …Read More

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Missing Climber’s Body Recovered at Colorado Peak

ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK, Colo. (AP) — Searchers have recovered the body of a Colorado man who was reported missing …Read More

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Police: Nebraska Man Molested Granddaughter

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — A 66-year-old Columbus man is facing a criminal charge after police say he molested his granddaughter …Read More

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