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Miley Cyrus Hospitalized, Cancels Kansas City Show

(AP) — Miley Cyrus is in the hospital and unable to perform her “Bangerz” concert in Kansas City, Mo., as …Read More

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Creighton Signs Boston U. Guard Maurice Watson Jr.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Boston University point guard Maurice Watson Jr. is transferring to Creighton. Bluejays coach Greg McDermott announced …Read More

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ACLU Speaks Out for Neb. Man Arrested for Handing Out Religious Fliers

(AP) — A Nebraska civil liberties group is now representing a Lincoln man arrested by police last month for handing …Read More

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Columbus Man Convicted of Murder, Other Crimes

(AP) — A 31-year-old Nebraska man has been convicted of murder in the knifing death of a Columbus man. The …Read More

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St. Louis-Area Man Accused of Sexual Torture

(AP) — A St. Louis-area man is accused of sexually torturing five women in his apartment over several years. Authorities …Read More

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MLB Marks 67th Anniversary of Robinson Debut

NEW YORK (AP) — Rev. Jesse Jackson is helping Major League Baseball mark the 67th anniversary of the day Jackie …Read More

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NCAA Committee Approves Expanded Meal Allowance

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NCAA’s legislative council has approved a proposal to expand the meal allowance for athletes. If approved …Read More

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Panel of Administrators: NCAA System Must Change

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A panel of college administrators agree the NCAA business model has to change to survive. Three …Read More

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Nebraska Boy Gets His Wish: Skydiving in Colorado

(AP) — Seven-year-old Max Vertin has a disease that is weakening his muscles, but not his imagination. Make-A-Wish Colorado says …Read More

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‘Big Boy’ Steam Locomotive Coming Back to Life

(AP) — One of the largest steam locomotives ever built is coming back to life. The Union Pacific Railroad plans …Read More

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Death Toll in Washington Mudslide Rises to 37

(AP) — The death toll from the mudslide that hit the Washington town of Oso has risen to 37. The …Read More

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Driver Dies in Kearney County Crash

(AP) — An 86-year-old Holdrege man has died after a collision in south-central Nebraska’s Kearney County. The Kearney County Sheriff’s …Read More

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Seniors and Students Share Prom in Hastings

(AP) — Senior citizens and students far junior in age and dance experience got to share the dance floor at …Read More

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Judge OKs $2 Million Settlement in Neb. Prison Van Crash

(AP) — A judge has given final approval to a $2 million state settlement with the family of a Lincoln …Read More

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Nebraskan Gets 25 Years in Iowa Child Sex Case

(AP) — A Nebraska man has been given 25 years in prison for sexually abusing girls ages 7 and 8 …Read More

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Lincoln Council OKs New Clothing Donation Hut Law

(AP) — Lincoln council members have approved a new ordinance that will require all outdoor clothing donations boxes and huts …Read More

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Man Fatally Shot at Omaha Park Near High School

(AP) — Authorities say an 18-year-old has been fatally shot at a park across a street from Omaha’s Benson High …Read More

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First Women Move to Army Platoon Artillery Jobs

(AP) — First Lieutenant Kelly Requa (REE-kwa) is breaking new ground at Fort Bragg. She’s one of a small number …Read More

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Wild Pitch, Throwing Error gives Padres Win

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Padres scored twice in the eighth inning on Rex Brothers’ wild pitch and catcher Wilin …Read More

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Neb. Officials: 2 Men Tried to Take TVs from Hotel

(AP) — Authorities in eastern Nebraska say two men tried to steal more than a dozen televisions from a hotel …Read More

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Lancaster Co. Leader Cited for DUI

(AP) — A Lancaster County Board member says he is sorry for driving under the influence. Brent Smoyer said in …Read More

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Neb. Mom Doesn’t Want State Testing for Her Kids

(AP) — A southeast Nebraska woman is joining some other parents across the nation in deciding their children will not …Read More

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Southeast Neb. Crash Fatally Injures Passenger

(AP) — A 27-year-old woman has been fatally injured in a car crash off an icy road in southeast Nebraska’s …Read More

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Couple Die in Northeast Nebraska Crash

(AP) — An elderly couple have died after a collision on a snowy spring day in northeast Nebraska. The Wayne …Read More

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