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‘Culture’ 2014 Word of the Year

NEW YORK (AP) — Merriam-Webster’s has picked its 2014 word of the year. The word is “culture.” The selection was …Read More

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1 Dead After Crash Involving Walt Disney World Bus

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Florida state troopers say one person is dead after a crash involving two cars …Read More

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Bus Security Guard Kills Passenger on the Vegas Strip

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities say a wounded security guard shot back and killed a public transit passenger who opened …Read More

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Windmill Back at Park Near Gibbon

GIBBON, Neb. (AP) — A windmill that was taken down after it was damaged in a 2007 storm will once …Read More

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Kansas Reports Tornado, Snow in Same Day

HARPER, Kan. (AP) — Kansas weather is often unpredictable but Sunday was a particularly odd day in the state. The …Read More

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Cozad Man, 21, Killed in Crash

COZAD, Neb. (AP) — A 21-year-old Cozad man has died in a single-vehicle crash in central Nebraska. Jacob Kappes was …Read More

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Broncos, Colts, Pats, Cards Clinch Playoff Berths

NEW YORK (AP) — Denver, New England and Indianapolis all clinched division titles with victories Sunday, while Arizona earned a …Read More

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Spurs Bounce back for 99-91 Win over Nuggets

DENVER (AP) — Kawhi Leonard scored 18 points and the San Antonio beat the banged-up Denver Nuggets 99-91 on Sunday …Read More

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Josh Lamberson New Nebraska-Kearney Football Coach

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Central Missouri offensive coordinator Josh Lamberson has been named head football coach at Nebraska-Kearney. The university …Read More

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Sick, Sore Manning leads Broncos to AFC West Title

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Peyton Manning played through a thigh injury and flu-like symptoms and Connor Barth kicked five field …Read More

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Alex Smith, Chiefs Rout Raiders 31-13

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Alex Smith threw for 297 yards and two scores, Kansas City shut down Derek Carr …Read More

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Montana Baby Born at 10:11, 12/13/14

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The time and date aligned for a baby girl born in Montana, and the infant’s weight …Read More

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Texas Weighs Allowing Open Carry of Handguns

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Long depicted as the rootin’-tootin’ capital of American gun culture, Texas is one of the few …Read More

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New $11 Million Ice Rink in Lincoln Finally Moving Forward

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Seven years after $7 million was donated for a new ice skating rink in Lincoln, the …Read More

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1 Man Missing After Canoe Capsizes on Western Iowa Lake

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — Authorities are searching a western Iowa lake for a man who was reported missing after …Read More

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McCook Leaders Propose Bigger Work Ethics Camp to State

MCCOOK, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska is considering spending roughly $260 million to expand three prison facilities, but officials in the …Read More

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Oshie gives Blues 3-2 win over Avalanche in OT

DENVER (AP) — T.J. Oshie scored from the slot at 1:03 of overtime and the St. Louis Blues beat the …Read More

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Nebraska Holds Off Cincinnati 56-55 in 2 OT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Benny Parker’s pull-up jumper gave Nebraska the lead with 1:03 left, and the Cornhuskers survived a …Read More

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Howard, Harden lead Rockets over Nuggets, 108-96

HOUSTON (AP) — Dwight Howard had 26 points and 13 rebounds in his return from injury, James Harden had a …Read More

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Broncos Activate Trevathan, put Ball on IR

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos have activated linebacker Danny Trevathan from injured reserve and promoted tight end Dominique …Read More

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Oregon QB Marcus Mariota Wins Heisman Trophy

NEW YORK (AP) — Marcus Mariota has won the Heisman Trophy, becoming the first Oregon player to earn college football’s …Read More

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Saint Mary’s Ends Creighton’s 24-Game Home Streak 71-67, OT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Aaron Bright scored 19 of his 22 points in the second half and overtime on Saturday, …Read More

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Cady Scores 13 Points, leads No. 12 Nebraska past CSUB 54-45

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Emily Cady had 13 points, 15 rebounds, and five assists to help No. 12 Nebraska come …Read More

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Private Donation to Provide Elkhorn River Access

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An eastern Nebraska natural resources district has announced a landowner’s donation that will help improve access …Read More

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