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Neb. Family Honored for Conservation Efforts

(AP) — A central Nebraska ranching family has won a statewide award for its land stewardship efforts. The 2014 Nebraska …Read More

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NBA Plans Expanded Programs with Military

NEW YORK (AP) — Army graduate Mike Krzyzewski will lead a U.S. national team practice at his alma mater, and …Read More

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NBA Playoffs Looking More Wide-Open than Expected

MIAMI (AP) — Before the season started, a poll suggested that the Miami Heat were the overwhelming favorite to win …Read More

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NCAA Could Force Hardship Transfers to Sit 1 Year

Student-athletes who seek transfers due to “difficult life circumstances” might have to sit out a season but gain an extra …Read More

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Driver Dies in Northern Nebraska Collision

(AP) — A driver has died, burned beyond recognition, after his vehicle rammed into a semitrailer in northern Nebraska. The …Read More

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Man on Omaha Billboard Causes Brief Scare

(AP) — A man has been arrested after climbing a billboard in southern Omaha with what looked like a rifle. …Read More

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Neb. Jobless Rate Inches Up to 3.7 Percent

(AP) — A newly released report says Nebraska’s preliminary unemployment rate inched up a tenth of a point to hit …Read More

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Wallenda Scouts Chicago Sites for Tightrope Walk

(AP) — Daredevil Nik Wallenda is in Chicago scouting possible locations for a tightrope walk between two Windy City skyscrapers …Read More

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Minatare, Gering OK Dispatch Center Agreement

(AP) — The Minatare Village Board and the Gering City Council have accepted an agreement regarding the Scotts Bluff County …Read More

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Deputies: Man Smothered Crying Son Over Video Game

(AP) — Sheriff’s deputies in north Florida say a man suffocated his young, crying son so he could play video …Read More

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Handcuffed 17-Year-Old Flees from Hastings Police

(AP) — Officers are still searching for a 17-year-old who escaped while being picked up on a juvenile warrant in …Read More

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Salmonella Decline Found in Food Poisoning Report

(AP) — The government’s latest report card on food poisoning is out, and it has some good news: a drop …Read More

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Former Neb. Clerk Accused of Taking Nearly $80,000

(AP) — A former village clerk in eastern Nebraska has been accused of embezzling nearly $80,000. 69-year-old Mary C. Terry, …Read More

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Officials: Improvements at Burchard Area Complete

(AP) — Officials say aquatic improvements at Burchard Wildlife Management Area in southeast Nebraska are complete. The Nebraska Game and …Read More

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Police: Man Ate Pot Candy, Took Pain Pills Before Shooting Wife

(AP) — Authorities say a Denver man accused of killing his wife while she was on the phone with a …Read More

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No Charges for Wrestlers in Lynching Photo

BELVIDERE, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey prosecutor says no charges will be filed against the members of a high …Read More

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Police Arrest Suspect in Kansas City-Area Shootings

(AP) — Police have arrested a male suspect in a string of random Kansas City-area highway shootings that have wounded …Read More

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Franklin Morales Helps Rockies Beat Padres 3-1

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Franklin Morales allowed four hits in six innings and Wilin Rosario hit a tiebreaking groundout in …Read More

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Nebraska Man Found Competent to Stand Trial for Attempted Murder of Wife

(AP) — A 48-year-old Grand Island man has now been found competent to stand trial on charges that he tried …Read More

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Neb. Officials to Advertise Jobs Via Drive-Thru

(AP) — Nebraska health officials are offering information about job openings to potential employees via a drive-thru method. The state …Read More

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Kansas City’s Cain to DL with Groin Strain

HOUSTON (AP) — Kansas City outfielder Lorenzo Cain has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left groin …Read More

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Applicants Sought for Neb. Natural Resources Commission

(AP) — Gov. Dave Heineman is seeking applicants for the new, expanded Nebraska Natural Resources Commission. A new law approved …Read More

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Father Says Daughter Called Him from Sinking Van

(AP) — The husband of a New Jersey woman accused of driving their children into a river says one of …Read More

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Nebraska Principal Sorry for ‘Don’t Tattle’ Flier

(AP) — A Nebraska school principal has apologized for sending students home with a flier that advises those who are …Read More

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