‘FREAK Attack’ Flaw Affected Apple, Android Browsers

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Millions of people may have been left vulnerable to hackers while surfing the web on Apple …Read More

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University of Nebraska Budget Request Questioned by Panel

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A University of Nebraska budget request for “economic competitiveness” projects is drawing scrutiny from lawmakers. The …Read More

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Request for Stay in Nebraska Gay Marriage Case Filed

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson says the state should not be forced to recognize gay marriages …Read More

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Deferred-Action Youths Ask Nebraska for Driver’s Licenses

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska is the only state to deny driver’s licenses to youths who were brought into the …Read More

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Official: US Report Finds Racial Bias in Ferguson Police

WASHINGTON (AP) — A law enforcement official tells The Associated Press that a Justice Department investigation has found patterns of …Read More

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Lawmakers Take Another Crack at Expanding Gun Checks

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords is returning to Capitol Hill on Wednesday to help kick-start a longshot campaign …Read More

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Regulators to Police: Issue More Tickets at Railroad Crossings

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — National railroad regulators are asking local police departments to issue more tickets to drivers who …Read More

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2 Women Suing Nebraska Utility for Discrimination Get New Trial

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Court of Appeals has revived the lawsuits of two women who say that Omaha’s …Read More

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Denver Nuggets Fire Coach Brian Shaw

DENVER (AP) — The Denver Nuggets have fired coach Brian Shaw after 1½ seasons. General manager Tim Connelly said in …Read More

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Play Ball! Quickly! Baseball Tries to Speed Game This Spring

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Tick, tock, baseball is on the clock. Major League Baseball’s new pace of play rules have …Read More

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Scottsbluff Police Investigating Vehicle Vandalisms

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — Western Nebraska police are encouraging anyone with information about a recent string of vandalized vehicles to …Read More

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Kearney Man Clearing Jammed Handgun Shoots Hand

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a Kearney man has accidentally shot himself in a hand. The shooting occurred around …Read More

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Scottsbluff, Kearney, North Platte Airports Retain Airline

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — The Scottsbluff airport has joined airports in Kearney and North Platte in signing new, one-year agreements …Read More

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Icy Road Blamed for Fatal Crash in Northwest Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say icy roads have caused several accidents in eastern Nebraska and at least one fatal …Read More

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Nitrogen Gas Executions Approved by Oklahoma House

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma would become the first state to allow the execution of inmates using nitrogen gas under …Read More

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Nebraska Twin Born on Way to Hospital Fights for Survival

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A tiny boy born on his parents’ way to a Nebraska hospital is struggling for life …Read More

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Nebraska Bill to Help Fight Wrongful Convictions Advances

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Wrongly convicted Nebraska prisoners would have more chances to demonstrate their innocence under a bill advanced …Read More

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York Housing for Children in Need to Begin Taking in Girls

YORK, Neb. (AP) — After historically only housing boys, the Epworth Village in York will open a home for girls …Read More

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Waste from Love Canal Disaster to Be Incinerated in Kimball

KIMBALL, Neb. (AP) — About 1,000 tons of contaminated soil from the Love Canal environmental disaster in New York is …Read More

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Missouri DNR Official to Lead Nebraska Environmental Agency

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A state water official from Missouri is slated serve as the new director of Nebraska’s Department …Read More

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Nebraska Gambling Measure Killed Quickly by Lawmakers

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lawmakers have defeated a measure that could have opened the door to expanded gambling in Nebraska. …Read More

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SEC’s Slive Leery of Making Freshman Athletes Ineligible

Southeastern Conference Commissioner Mike Slive says it would be best to wait until after the NCAA’s initial eligibility rules take …Read More

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Broncos Place Franchise Tag on Demaryius Thomas

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos have placed their franchise tag on star receiver Demaryius Thomas, guaranteeing him roughly …Read More

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Chiefs Place Franchise Tag on All-Pro Houston

The Kansas City Chiefs have placed the franchise tag on All-Pro pass rusher Justin Houston. The Chiefs announced the move …Read More

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