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The Ins and Outs of the Playoff Races

With five of the six playoff slots in the NFC and four in the AFC decided, some would think much …Read More

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Railroads Seek One-Person Crews for Freight Trains

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — When American freight trains delivered cargo after World War II, they commonly had seven people aboard …Read More

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Officials: 22 Indicted in Multistate Dog-Fighting Ring

BALTIMORE (AP) — Authorities say they’ve broken up a violent, multistate dog-fighting ring involving hundreds of dogs forced into brutal …Read More

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Kentucky Maintains Stranglehold on Top 25

The top 25 teams in The Associated Press’ college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Dec. 21, …Read More

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2014 Provides Plenty of Eye Candy for Sports Fans

Some of them won the game, some of them saved the game and others made for some very impressive eye …Read More

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Kansas Mulling Response to Legal Pot in Colorado

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas hasn’t decided whether to join a lawsuit filed by other states against Colorado over its …Read More

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Hot Sheets (12/22): Guess the Height

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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Police Say Man with Gunshot Dies on Omaha Sidewalk

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha Police are investigating a fatal shooting after a 25-year-old man died on a sidewalk this …Read More

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Iginla helps Avalanche beat Red Wings 2-1 in Shootout

DETROIT (AP) — Jarome Iginla scored in the ninth shootout round to lift the Colorado Avalanche to a 2-1 victory …Read More

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Irving is USA Basketball Male Athlete of the Year

NEW YORK (AP) — Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving, the MVP of the Basketball World Cup, was honored Sunday as …Read More

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North Texas Holds On to Beat Creighton 62-58

DENTON, Texas (AP) — Colin Voss had 16 points and eight rebounds to help North Texas hold on and beat …Read More

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Steelers Wrap Up Playoff Berth, Top Chiefs 20-12

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger passed for 220 yards and a touchdown, Le’Veon Bell added a score and the Pittsburgh …Read More

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Gallinari Out After Tearing Meniscus in Right Knee

DENVER (AP) — Nuggets forward Danilo Gallinari has a torn meniscus in his right knee and is expected to soon …Read More

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Nebraska November Jobless Rate Drops to 3.1 Percent

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A newly released report says Nebraska’s preliminary unemployment rate for November dropped to 3.1 percent. The …Read More

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US Gas Prices Drop 25 Cents Per Gallon

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average price of regular gasoline nationwide has dropped another 25 cents a gallon in the …Read More

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50 New Flags Donated to Tornado-Ravaged Nebraska Town

PILGER, Neb. (AP) — The northeast Nebraska town ravaged by a tornado has received a donation of 50 flags and …Read More

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After 10 Years, Heineman Prepares for New Chapter

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman is preparing for a new chapter after nearly 10 years in office. …Read More

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Nebraska Man Sentenced for Child Pornography

BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) — A rural southeastern Nebraska man has been sentenced to three years’ probation in a child pornography …Read More

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UNK Sees More Than 400 Students Graduate

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — More than 400 students received diplomas from the University of Nebraska at Kearney on Friday during …Read More

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Nebraska Father Sentenced for Attack on Son

MADISON, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man accused of choking his son at a Norfolk wrestling meet has been sentenced …Read More

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Immigrant License Lawsuit Back in Nebraska Court

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A federal judge has sent a lawsuit challenging Nebraska’s practice of denying driver’s licenses for some …Read More

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Nebraska Auditor Slams NU on Travel Reimbursements

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska State Auditor’s Office is taking the University of Nebraska to task for some travel …Read More

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Omaha Police Attempt to Eradicate Profiling

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha Police leaders say they are making a renewed push to eradicate profiling among the department’s …Read More

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Gallinari leads Nuggets past Pacers, 76-73

DENVER (AP) — Danilo Gallinari scored 19 points, including a 3-pointer to spark a key fourth-quarter run, and the Denver …Read More

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