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Nebraska, Iowa Schools Look to Attract Monarch Butterflies

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Students at schools in Nebraska and Iowa are joining others around the nation in planting milkweed …Read More

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Nebraska’s Miles receives contract extension through 2019-20

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska men’s basketball coach Tim Miles has had his contract extended one year through the 2019-20 …Read More

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Teixeira drives in 4 runs, Yankees beat Royals 5-1

  NEW YORK (AP) — Mark Teixeira homered and drove in four runs, Adam Warren pitched two-hit ball into the …Read More

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Reds end 9-game losing streak with 2-1 win over Rockies

  CINCINNATI (AP) — The stream of players reached Skip Schumaker as he crossed second base on his game-ending double. …Read More

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Nebraska Inches Closer to Allowing Packer-Owned Hog Farms

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers are one step closer to lifting the state’s ban on hogs owned by meatpackers. …Read More

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All-Pro LB Justin Houston absent from OTAs

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs kicked off the third phase of the offseason workout program Tuesday with the …Read More

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Nebraska Lawmakers Advance Rebates for Natural Gas Fuel

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska drivers could receive refunds from the state on clean-burning fuel converters and pumps under a …Read More

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Columbus Man Accused of Injuring Girlfriend’s 4-Month-Old

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — A 22-year-old Columbus man has been accused of injuring his girlfriend’s 4-month-old child. Francisco Villatoro was …Read More

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Nebraska Pilot’s Remains Found in Germany, Pentagon Says

ELK CREEK, Neb. (AP) — The Pentagon says the remains of a Nebraska fighter pilot missing since World War II …Read More

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Nebraska Senators Back Bill to Register Peddlers, Hawkers

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Peddlers and hawkers would have to register with counties before knocking on doors under a bill …Read More

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18-Year-Old Gets 25 Years for Grandparents’ Deaths in Fire

STANFORD, Ky. (AP) — A central Kentucky teenager has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for killing her grandparents, …Read More

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Vietnam Casualty’s Hometown Changed to Nebraska

PENDER, Neb. (AP) — The hometown of the first casualty listed on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial has been corrected, thanks …Read More

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Nebraska Students to Get Look at Transportation Careers

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — The Central Community College-Grand Island has decided to use a grant from the Federal Highway …Read More

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Seminar on Novelist Cather to Be Held in 2 Nebraska Spots

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Organizers say the 15th International Cather Seminar will be held in two locations next month: Lincoln …Read More

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Gunman, 1 Other Killed in North Dakota Walmart Shooting

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — Police say the gunman is among the two people who died in a shooting at …Read More

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NP Man Busted Driving Stolen Vehicle

A North Platte man is facing a felony theft charge after police say he was caught driving a stolen pickup …Read More

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Funeral Service Set for Omaha Officer Killed in Line of Duty

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The body of Omaha Police Officer Kerrie Orozco (or-ROHZ’-koh) will be laid to rest Tuesday after …Read More

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South Platte, Platte River Flooding Seen in Western Nebraska

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — Officials say more minor flooding is expected in North Platte and other parts of western …Read More

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Police: Person Critically Injured in Omaha Shooting

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a person has been critically injured following a shooting in north Omaha. The Omaha …Read More

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15-Year-Old Dies After Being Hit by Baseball in Minnesota

BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) — Police say a 15-year-old baseball player has died after being struck by a ball in the …Read More

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Gardner, Yankees rough up Guthrie, Royals 14-1

  NEW YORK (AP) — Brett Gardner, Brian McCann and Chase Headley homered during an eight-run first inning and the …Read More

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Reds lost 9th straight, Arenado leads Rockies to 5-4 win

  CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds lost their ninth straight game Monday as Nolan Arenado homered, had three hits …Read More

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Authorities Say 2 Injured in Fremont Shooting

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say two people have been injured following a shooting in Fremont. Fremont police say officers …Read More

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Man Convicted in 1985 Cult Killings Dies in Nebraska Prison

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska authorities say an inmate on death row for the 1985 cult killings of two people, …Read More

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