Ned Yost

Yost Insists Royals Not to Blame for String of Fights

CHICAGO (AP) — Manager Ned Yost insists his Kansas City Royals are not to blame for a string of fights …Read More

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Royals Promote Finnegan from Minors

CHICAGO (AP) — The Kansas City Royals have recalled left-hander Brandon Finnegan from Double-A Northwest Arkansas. Finnegan was the 17th …Read More

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Missing Sisters from Nebraska, Oklahoma Found in Michigan

CRISP POINT, Mich. (AP) — Two sisters from Oklahoma and Nebraska missing for nearly two weeks in Michigan have been …Read More

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Nemaha County Commissioner Apologizes for Racial Slur

AUBURN, Neb. (AP) — A Nemaha County commissioner is defending his colleague who publicly apologized for using a racial slur …Read More

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Iowa Teen Accused of Setting Same House on Fire 3 Times

MISSOURI VALLEY, Iowa (AP) — Police have arrested an Iowa teen accused of setting the same vacant house on fire …Read More

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Justin Houston

Chiefs’ Dorsey Still Speaking with Houston’s Representatives

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City Chiefs general manager John Dorsey says he’s spoken to representatives of All-Pro linebacker …Read More

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Johnathon Shafer (Hastings Public Schools Photo)

Hastings Teacher Arrested in Student Sex Case Identified

HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — A Hastings High School teacher has been arrested, accused of sexually assaulting a student. 38-year-old Johnathan …Read More

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Diet Pepsi Dropping Aspartame on Customer Concerns

NEW YORK (AP) — PepsiCo says it’s dropping aspartame from Diet Pepsi in response to customer feedback and replacing it …Read More

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Sidney Woman Accused of Threatening Drug Witness Takes Plea Deal

SIDNEY, Neb. (AP) — A 33-year-old Sidney woman accused of threatening a drug case witness outside the Cheyenne County Courthouse …Read More

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Lincoln Officials Deluged with Overdoses of Synthetic Pot

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Emergency workers have been swamped with overdoses of synthetic marijuana in Lincoln. Lincoln Fire and Rescue …Read More

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11-Year-Old Boy in Custody After Gun Goes Off in Class

LAS VEGAS (AP) — An 11-year-old is in custody after accidentally firing a stolen handgun at a Las Vegas school. …Read More

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Huge Magma Chamber Spied Under Yellowstone Supervolcano

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Scientists have spied a vast reservoir of hot, partly molten rock beneath the supervolcano at Yellowstone …Read More

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Agency Wants to Put Monitoring Well Near Nebraska Wastewater Well

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — A regional agency that protects groundwater intends to install a monitoring well near a newly approved …Read More

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kc-royals

Royals beat White Sox 3-2 in 13 Innings after Brawl

CHICAGO (AP) — A benches-clearing fight led to five ejections several innings before Eric Hosmer hit the go-ahead double in …Read More

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Hastings Teacher Accused of Improper Relationship with Student

HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — A Hastings high school teacher is accused of having an improper relationship with a student. Superintendent …Read More

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Police: Fremont 8-Year-Old Fatally Injured When TV Fell on Her Head

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say an 8-year-old girl who was involved in a Fremont collision had been fatally injured …Read More

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Driver Shot in Colorado; Police Probe 3 Similar Incidents

WINDSOR, Colo. (AP) — Investigators are trying to determine if a shooting on Interstate 25 about 60 miles north of …Read More

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Nebraska Senators Approve Limits on Juvenile Restraints

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska children would not wear handcuffs or leg irons in court unless absolutely necessary under a …Read More

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highschool

Nebraska School OK to Use Lease-Purchase Agreements for Construction

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has reaffirmed that public school districts are not prohibited by state law …Read More

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colorado-rockies

Dickerson’s Solo Homer lifts Rockies to 2-1 Win over Padres

DENVER (AP) — Corey Dickerson hit a go-ahead home run leading off the fifth inning and Jordan Lyles pitched effectively …Read More

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Nebraska Court: Food Stamp Recipients Entitled to Local Hearing

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court says food stamp recipients are entitled to a face-to-face meeting in their …Read More

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Elway on Demaryius Thomas’ Absence: ‘Makes no Sense’

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Denver Broncos general manager John Elway disagrees with Pro Bowl receiver Demaryius Thomas’ strategy to skip …Read More

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Woman Accused of Starting Fire at Norfolk Apartment Complex

NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) — A 24-year-old woman has been accused of starting a small fire in a hallway at a …Read More

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Nebraska Teen to Be Charged with Homicide in 4 Crash Deaths

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Douglas County prosecutors say a teenage driver will be charged with homicide as a juvenile for …Read More

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