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Veterans Affairs Office to Host Lincoln Town Hall

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Department of Veterans Affairs is hosting a town hall event in Lincoln. The event is …Read More

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Salvation Army to Host BaconFest Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Salvation Army will host its second BaconFest Omaha next month at its Kroc Center in …Read More

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Ex-Omaha Banker Banned from Banking

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Federal officials have banned a former president of Omaha State Bank from banking indefinitely. The Federal …Read More

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Pretrial Hearing in Nebraska Murder Case Postponed

PIERCE, Neb. (AP) — A Columbus man accused of killing a Norfolk teenager in 2011 has waived his right to …Read More

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Comedian Tracy Morgan Still Struggling After Crash

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — An attorney for Tracy Morgan says the former “Saturday Night Live” actor is having a tough …Read More

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Talking Bird Helped Break School Abduction Case

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia detective has testified about a foul-mouthed bird that helped lead police to the woman charged …Read More

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Nebraska Prison Officials Ordered to Testify on Sentences

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Five people who worked in Nebraska’s prison system have been ordered to testify before a legislative …Read More

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Nebraska Tribe Agrees to Settlement on Utilities

MACY, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha Tribe of Nebraska and its utilities commission have reached a settlement with the federal …Read More

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Gering Man Gets Prison for Child Pornography

GERING, Neb. (AP) — A western Nebraska man has been given six years in prison for distributing child pornography. U.S. …Read More

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Cee Lo Green Enters No Contest Plea in Drug Case

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cee Lo Green has pleaded no contest to one felony count of furnishing ecstasy to a …Read More

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Air Force Academy on Al-Qaida List of Targets

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — An English-language al-Qaida publication that promotes “lone-wolf” terrorist attacks includes the Air Force Academy in …Read More

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Experimental Ebola Drug Heals All Monkeys in Study

(AP)–An experimental Ebola drug healed all 18 monkeys infected with the deadly virus in a study, boosting hopes that the …Read More

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Omaha School Board Puts $421 Million Bond Measure on Ballot

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha school board has placed a $421 million bond measure on the November ballot to …Read More

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Stalemate Between Nebraska Insurer, Hospital Chain

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The contract between Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska and Catholic Health Initiatives is set to …Read More

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Norfolk Companies Paying Pesticide Penalties

NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) — Two related companies in Norfolk have settled allegations regarding the production and sale of what federal …Read More

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CNH Announces More Layoffs at Grand Island Plant

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — A farm implement plant in Grand Island intends to cut nearly 240 more jobs. CNH …Read More

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2 Exceptions to Nebraska’s Smoking Ban Struck Down

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has struck down two exceptions to the state’s public smoking ban, dealing …Read More

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Basketball World Cup has Record 45 NBA Players

BILBAO, Spain (AP) — The Basketball World Cup started Saturday with a record 45 current NBA players on the rosters …Read More

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MLB Replay Begins Slow Stroll Toward Postseason

John Gibbons has a pretty standard rule for deciding when to discuss a bang-bang call with an umpire. “We try …Read More

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Lamb’s Slam Gives Arizona 5-2 Win over Rockies

PHOENIX (AP) — Jake Lamb hit a grand slam for his second career homer, and the Arizona Diamondbacks rallied to …Read More

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Santana Homers Again in KC, Helps Indians Win

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Carlos Santana, who homered five times at Kauffman Stadium in a series last month, hit …Read More

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Kansas City Royals Cut LHP Bruce Chen

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Royals have designated left-hander Bruce Chen for assignment after six seasons with the team. …Read More

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Broncos Find Cuts are Harder to Make This Year

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — It’s a good bet that some of the players who’ll be asked to turn in their …Read More

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Chiefs Turn Attention to Roster, Regular Season

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — After four preseason clunkers, the Chiefs know things are about to get real. General manager …Read More

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