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Nebraska Furlough Program Released Violent Inmates Early

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The chairman of a legislative committee says 162 Nebraska inmates convicted of violent crimes were freed …Read More

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Authorities Capture Iowa Student Amid Lockdown

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — Authorities in northwest Iowa say several schools are no longer on lockdown after a 16-year-old …Read More

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Nebraska Woman Takes Plea Deal in Bigamy Case

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska woman charged with bigamy has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge. 35-year-old Laura McIntyre-Goins …Read More

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Nebraska Woman Accused of Stealing from 88-Year-Old

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 65-year-old Nebraska woman has been charged with a felony after police say she stole $56,000 …Read More

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Lincoln Public Schools to Remove Gender Handouts

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Lincoln Public Schools superintendent says gender identity handouts given to teachers will be removed from …Read More

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Sheriff: Nebraska Woman Injured in Suspected Meth Explosion

LOUISVILLE, Neb. (AP) — An eastern Nebraska woman has been released from the hospital after suffering burns in what authorities …Read More

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Police: Nebraska Woman Stole $9,000 from Church

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha woman has pleaded not guilty to embezzling nearly $9,000 from a church where she …Read More

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Governor Heineman to Testify on Nebraska Prisons

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Dave Heineman is expected to appear Wednesday before a legislative committee that’s investigating Nebraska’s prison …Read More

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Missing Broncos Fan says He had ‘Fill of Football’

DENVER (AP) — A man who disappeared during last week’s Denver Broncos game told police he had “his fill of …Read More

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Chrysler Recalls Over 566,000 Trucks, SUVs

DETROIT (AP) — Chrysler is recalling more than 566,000 SUVs and trucks because malfunctioning fuel heaters can cause fires, or …Read More

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Niemi has 31 Saves as Sharks Top Avalanche, 3-2

DENVER (AP) — Patrick Marleau and Joe Pavelski scored in the shootout to help the San Jose Sharks beat the …Read More

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South Lincoln Seeing Bigger, Louder Planes

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The closure of Lincoln Airport’s main runway has forced larger planes that usually use it to …Read More

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Royals Rout Giants 10-0 to Force Game 7 in Series

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Lorenzo Cain looped a two-run single and Eric Hosmer chopped a two-run double over shortstop …Read More

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Postseason Baseball Schedule

All Times EDT x-if necessary LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES (Best-of-7) American League Kansas City 4, Baltimore 0 Friday, Oct. 10: Kansas …Read More

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Broncos Fan who Disappeared During Game Found Safe

DENVER (AP) — Authorities say a Denver Broncos fan who disappeared during last week’s game has been found safe. Denver …Read More

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Mississippi State, Florida State Top Playoff List

Mississippi State, Florida State, Auburn and Mississippi are the top four teams in the first College Football Playoff rankings. The …Read More

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Royals Top Prospect Zimmer has Shoulder Surgery

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Royals pitching prospect Kyle Zimmer had surgery on his shoulder to remove damaged tissue, throwing …Read More

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Broncos are Unanimous No. 1 in AP Pro32 Rankings

NEW YORK (AP) — Going into Sunday’s highly anticipated matchup against the New England Patriots, Peyton Manning and the Denver …Read More

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Champ Bailey

Bailey Calls it a Career after 15 Years in NFL

DENVER (AP) — Champ Bailey has decided to retire after a 15-year NFL career that included 12 Pro Bowl berths, …Read More

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Robert Grant

Man Accused in Nebraska Slaying Accused of Punching Lawyer

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A man charged with fatally stabbing his ex-girlfriend in Nebraska has been accused of attacking his …Read More

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Omaha Woman Injured at Polling Place Gets $25K

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 92-year-old Omaha woman whose chair collapsed under her at a polling place in 2012 will …Read More

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Man in Omaha Car Chase Released from Hospital

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — A man accused of kidnapping a woman and leading police on a car chase that ended …Read More

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Consultant Recommends $262M in Nebraska Prison Projects

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A consultant is recommending that Nebraska expand its three prison facilities and add beds to ease …Read More

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Threatening Messages Left of Doors of Nebraska Churches

ASHLAND, Neb. (AP) — Authorities are trying to find out who left threatening notes on the doors of seven churches …Read More

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