UNL

UNL to Host Debate on Regulating Carbon Emissions

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is slated to host a debate on the effects of regulating carbon …Read More

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Omaha Man Charged for Burning Rainbow Flag

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say a 23-year-old man is facing a criminal charge after stealing a rainbow flag …Read More

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gay-rights

Nebraska Governor’s Office: No More Ban on Gay Foster Parents

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A spokesman for Gov. Pete Ricketts’ office says the state is no longer considering the sexual …Read More

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Federal Study: Foster Kids Struggle to Get Health Screenings

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A study by federal health investigators warns that some foster children are not getting their …Read More

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Nebraska Police Find Marijuana in Container Labeled ‘Not Weed’

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A man in Lincoln, Nebraska, has been cited for possessing pot inside a container that had …Read More

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Nebraska Winner-Take-All Bill Clears First-Round Vote

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An effort to reinstate the winner-take-all system in presidential elections has cleared a first-round vote in …Read More

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Disaster Policy to Give Nebraska Cities Faster Payments

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Emergency Agency will be changing its policy so that communities that are rebuilding after …Read More

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North Dakota Woman Accused of Locking Children in Kennel

GRAFTON, N.D. (AP) — A woman is accused of locking four young children in a dog cage in a North …Read More

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Nebraska Corrections Official to Retire Amid Criticism

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska corrections official who was criticized by lawmakers in a state prisons investigation is set …Read More

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Doug Peterson

Some Nebraskans at Risk from Security Data Breach

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska attorney general’s office says nearly 105,000 Nebraskans could have had their personal information exposed …Read More

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Obama: ‘Now is the Moment’ for Police to Change

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says now is the moment for police to make changes that build trust in …Read More

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1 Killed, 2 Others Hurt in Nebraska Panhandle Crash

MELBETA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a 72-year-old woman has been killed in a car collision with a semitrailer in …Read More

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Police: Iowan Faked Pregnancy for Money in Adoption Scam

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Authorities have arrested an Ankeny woman accused of faking pregnancy to trick an Iowa couple …Read More

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Gov. Ricketts Denounces Nebraska Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Pete Ricketts is denouncing a federal judge’s decision to strike down Nebraska’s constitutional amendment that …Read More

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Ndamukong Suh

Lions’ Website Reports Team Won’t Franchise Suh

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Lions’ website is reporting that the team will not use the franchise tag on star …Read More

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York Man Dies in Rollover on I-80 Near Bradshaw Exit

BRADSHAW, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a 29-year-old York man has been killed in an accident on Interstate 80. The …Read More

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Pelicans hold off Nuggets 99-92 for 5th Straight Win

DENVER (AP) — Tyreke Evans scored 22 points, Dante Cunningham drew a key charge late in the fourth quarter and …Read More

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Rockies add Axford to Big League Bullpen at $2.6 Million

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Colorado Rockies have selected John Axford’s contract, adding a veteran reliever with late-inning experience to …Read More

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Homestead National Monument to Host Storytelling Festival

BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) — The Homestead National Monument of America has scheduled a storytelling festival this week. The performances are …Read More

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box-office

Will Smith’s ‘Focus’ Tops Box Office with $19.1 Million

NEW YORK (AP) — Will Smith’s caper “Focus” dethroned “Fifty Shades of Grey” at the box office, but the film’s …Read More

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Warren Buffett

Buffett Expects Another Big Crowd at Shareholder Meeting

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The crowd at this year’s Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting is likely to top 40,000 as the …Read More

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Kearney School Administrator Assaulted by Student

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Kearney police are trying to determine whether a high school student assaulted an administrator. Kearney school …Read More

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lincoln-police

Lincoln Woman Arrested for Stealing Dog from Ex-Boyfriend

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska woman has been charged with breaking into her ex-boyfriend’s home and stealing the dog …Read More

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3rd Child Dies After Carbon Monoxide Leak in Ohio Home

TROY, Ohio (AP) — A third child has died after being found in an Ohio home where there were high …Read More

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