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Ice Jam Causes Flooding on Platte River Just West of Omaha

WATERLOO, Neb. (AP) — At least three people have been rescued from flooding caused by an ice jam on the …Read More

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Residents Want Special Prosecutor in Denver Police Shooting of Teen

DENVER (AP) — A day after Denver police shot and killed a 16-year-old girl in a stolen car, some residents …Read More

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Clippers Ride Crawford’s Shooting to 102-98 Win over Nuggets

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jamal Crawford scored 21 of his 23 points in the fourth quarter, and the Los Angeles …Read More

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Nebraska-Huskers-Basketball

No. 20 Iowa Women Rally, beat No. 15 Nebraska 78-72 in OT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Ally Disterhoft scored all 20 of her points in the second half and overtime to …Read More

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Measles Outbreak That Began at Disneyland Grows to 87 Cases

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A measles outbreak that originated at Disneyland has grown to 87 cases. The California Department of …Read More

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Nebraska Bill to Allow 24/7 Liquor Sales Draws Opposition

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A bill to eliminate bar closing times in Nebraska is drawing stiff opposition from cities as …Read More

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Defenseman Erik Johnson Out 3-to-8 Weeks with Knee Injury

DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Avalanche will be without top defenseman Erik Johnson for three to eight weeks due to …Read More

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Adam Ottavino

Adam Ottavino, Rockies Agree on $1.3M, 1-Year Contract

DENVER (AP) — Reliever Adam Ottavino and the Colorado Rockies have agreed to a $1.3 million, one-year contract that avoided …Read More

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Rob Manfred

Manfred Faces Long List of Issues as New Baseball Commish

NEW YORK (AP) — Rob Manfred’s desk on the 31st floor of baseball’s Park Avenue offices was tidy on Monday, …Read More

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Jeff Long (Photo from Twitter)

Arkansas AD Re-Elected as Playoff Selection Committee Chair

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Arkansas athletic director Jeff Long will serve another season as the chairman of the College Football …Read More

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Keno Bill Again Sparks Debate in Nebraska Legislature

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska bill that would eliminate the mandatory waiting time between keno games is again facing …Read More

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Woman, 24, Held in Death of Baby Found at Recycling Center

ROSEVILLE, Mich. (AP) — Police say they’ve arrested a 24-year-old woman in the death of her newborn baby boy whose …Read More

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crime

Omaha Leaders Urge Shooting Witnesses to Come Forward

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha community leaders are urging anyone with information about Saturday’s shooting that left three dead and …Read More

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Police: Boy Fatally Shot Playing Cops and Robbers

EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — Police in Minnesota say a 15-year-old boy unintentionally fatally shot his 13-year-old brother while playing “cops …Read More

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Nebraskans Call on Senators to Preserve Cigar Bar Status Quo

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Cigar aficionados are calling on Nebraska lawmakers to exclude cigar bars from the state’s smoking ban. …Read More

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Playoff Not Interested in Moving Semis off New Year’s Eve

The College Football Playoff says there is no interest in ESPN’s suggestion to move next season’s semifinals from New Year’s …Read More

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kc-royals

Royals Invite 23 Non-Roster Players to Spring Training

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Royals have invited 23 non-roster players to spring training, including former fifth overall draft …Read More

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Chadron_college

Chadron State Locks Dorms, But Tale of Armed Man Was False

CHADRON, Neb. (AP) — Chadron State College officials have said a report about an armed man on campus proved to …Read More

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NE Legislature

Electric-Powered Bicycle Bill Advance by Nebraska Lawmakers

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A bill that would treat electric-assist bicycles the same as regular bikes has won first-round approval …Read More

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Scottsbluff Airport May Have to Choose Another Airline

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — The Scottsbluff airport board may have to find another airline to provide subsidized flights to Denver. …Read More

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Lincoln Chief: Downtown Cameras Haven’t Proven Useful Yet

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Security cameras that have been watching over Lincoln’s downtown bar scene haven’t produced anything useful in …Read More

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Bellevue Man Dies at Hospital After Fire Erupts in Apartment

BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a man has died at an Omaha hospital where he was taken after a …Read More

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18-Year-Old Arrested in Fatal Shooting of Fremont Man

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — Police say an 18-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter in the shooting death of …Read More

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Secretary of State John Gale

Nebraska Businesses Reminded to File Reports by April 1

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska officials are reminding various businesses about a spring deadline to file required annual and biennial …Read More

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