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‘Furious 7′ Speeds Ahead of the Competition

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Furious 7″ might have slowed from its blockbuster debut, but the high-octane action movie maintained first …Read More

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Usher, Gwen Stafani Among Headliners for Earth Day Rally

WASHINGTON (AP) — An all-day Earth Day rally and concert is drawing some big names to the National Mall. Usher, …Read More

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New Nebraska Law Could Help Put Medical Marijuana on the Ballot

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Advocates for medical marijuana will try to take their campaign to Nebraska voters next year if …Read More

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Royals Ventura Ejected After Hitting Lawrie with Pitch

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Yordano Ventura has been ejected from Kansas City’s game against Oakland after hitting A’s third …Read More

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Giants Presented World Championship Rings

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The championship banner fell out of the sky, accompanied by a skydiver, and the San Francisco …Read More

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Rockhold Stakes Claim as Top UFC Middleweight Contender

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Luke Rockhold locked in a rear naked choke and made Lyoto Machida tap at 2:32 of …Read More

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Reddick’s 3-Run Homers Sends A’s to 5-0 Victory Over Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Josh Reddick hit a three-run homer, Jesse Hahn and Jesse Chavez combined for a seven-hitter, …Read More

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Greinke, Dodgers Beat Rockies 6-3

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Zack Greinke won his 14th straight decision against an NL West rival, Adrian Gonzalez drove in …Read More

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Nebraska Game and Parks’ Shooting Center to Reopen

LOUISVILLE, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Game and Parks’ shooting sports center will reopen April 25 for spring weekend sessions. …Read More

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Police Search for 2 Sisters from Nebraska and Oklahoma Missing on Michigan Trip

ISHPEMING, Mich. (AP) — State police still are searching for two sisters from Nebraska and Oklahoma who have been missing …Read More

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Nebraska Counties Get Grants for Election Equipment for Disabled Voters

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Secretary of State has announced that 48 county election offices will receive reimbursements totaling …Read More

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NPCC Knights Swept by Western Nebraska

The North Platte Community College Knights Softball team were swept in a double header by the Western Nebraska  Community College …Read More

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Lincoln Man Files Claim Over Seized Cash, Property

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man has filed a $2.7 million claim against the city of Lincoln and Lancaster …Read More

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Kearney Hospital Planning to Start $19M Expansion This Year

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — An estimated $19 million expansion at Kearney Regional Medical Center could begin as early as this …Read More

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Grand Island Animal Shelter Seeks Purpose for Unwanted Dogs

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Humane Society employees at Grand Island are looking for untapped potential among the shelters’ unwanted …Read More

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Royals Put Close Holland on 15-Day DL with Pectoral Strain

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals have put closer Greg Holland on the 15-day disabled list because …Read More

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Fox Hires Pete Rose as Special Guest Analyst

NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Rose is getting closer to the game as he awaits a ruling on his reinstatement …Read More

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Fire at Kearney Senior Living Facility Sends 3 to Hospital

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — A small fire at a senior living facility in Kearney sent three people to the hospital. …Read More

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Volunteer Firefighter in Northeast Nebraska Dies on the Job

DAKOTA CITY, Neb. (AP) — A Dakota City Fire and Rescue volunteer collapsed and died as he prepared to leave …Read More

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Kearney Man Charged in Pharmacy Fire to Face Trial

MINDEN, Neb. (AP) — A Kearney man accused of starting a fire at a Minden pharmacy in March has waived …Read More

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Judge Rejects Request for New Venue in Omaha Killings Case

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has rejected a request for a change of venue and sequestered jury for a …Read More

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Phelps Fails to Qualify for 400 Free in Arizona

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Michael Phelps has failed to qualify for the 400-meter freestyle final at a meet in Arizona, …Read More

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Rockhold Hopes Win Over Machida Will Launch Him Into Contention

Luke Rockhold has chewed up and choked out his last three opponents with such force that there’s seemingly only one …Read More

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Video Game Simulation Sees Warriors Over Cavs for NBA Title

NEW YORK (AP) — A video game simulation of the NBA playoffs sees the Golden State Warriors beating the Cleveland …Read More

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