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Utility Offers Pilger Free Trees After Tornado

PILGER, Neb. (AP) — A utility is offering free trees to Pilger residents to help the northeast Nebraska town recover …Read More

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Nebraska Man Collects Scrap Metal to Help Church

RAYMOND, Neb. (AP) — Collecting piles of scrap metal, including some tornadoes left behind earlier this year, is helping a …Read More

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Robotic Device Helps Paralyzed Groom Walk Aisle

DEWITT, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Ficarra has been paralyzed from the chest down since an accident three years ago, but …Read More

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Nebraska Man Killed After Breaking Into Apartment

BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska man was fatally shot after breaking into an apartment in the Omaha suburb of …Read More

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Bank Offers $100 Bonus to 200 New College Accounts

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Two hundred Nebraska families that start college savings accounts this fall will receive a $100 boost. …Read More

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UNL Seek Applicants for ‘Young Artist’ Awards

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is seeking applicants for its annual Nebraska Young Artist awards. The awards …Read More

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Nebraska Pilot Program Offers Alternative in Neglect Cases

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska officials have launched a pilot program to keep more neglected children with their families, as …Read More

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Omaha Police Focus on Community Relations Pays Off

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — When Omaha Police Chief Todd Schmaderer took over the department’s top post in 2012, the agency …Read More

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Event Will Look at Importance of Ag Communications

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A free event next month will examine why agriculture needs to do a better job of …Read More

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3 Daycare Workers Accused of Hanging Boy on Door

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (AP) — Three day care workers in Massachusetts have been fired, accused of hanging a toddler from a …Read More

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Most of California Man’s Body Eaten by Black Bear

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a wild black bear ate most of a Northern California man who likely died …Read More

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Omaha Man Charged with Murder in Death of Omaha Woman, 76

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A man accused of assaulting a 76-year-old woman in Omaha now faces a second-degree murder charge. …Read More

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Abdullah Drives Nebraska Past Northwestern 38-17

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Ameer Abdullah had four 1-yard touchdown runs and quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr. scored on a 16-yard …Read More

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Subban Scores Twice, Canadiens Beat Avs 3-2

MONTREAL (AP) — P.K. Subban scored twice and Alex Galchenyuk had a goal and an assist in the Montreal Canadiens’ …Read More

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Nebraska Governor Heineman Touts E85 Gasoline

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Dave Heineman and state agricultural leaders are urging Nebraskans to buy E85 fuel the next …Read More

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Officials Fear Ebola’s on AIDS Path; Some Disagree

NEW YORK (AP) — Is Ebola the world’s worst infectious disease threat since AIDS? Comparisons between the two deadly diseases …Read More

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Nebraska Man Says Feds Price Eagles Too High

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Macy man charged with killing a bald eagle is arguing in federal court that prosecutors …Read More

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Omaha Police ID Latest Homicide Victim

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police have identified the city’s latest homicide. Police say officers were called to a south Omaha …Read More

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Royals Fans, City have Evolved a Lot Since 1985

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A popular refrain for Kansas City baseball fans as their team blazes through the playoffs …Read More

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Ned Yost has Underdog Royals back in World Series

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jeff Foxworthy figures he can wait just a while longer to go hunting with his …Read More

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NBA Partners with China to Expand Training

NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA has agreed to a multiyear partnership with China’s Ministry of Education to incorporate basketball …Read More

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Wind Farm Company Halts Nebraska Permit Applications

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Volkswind USA has halted its efforts to gain permission to build a wind farm near Hallam …Read More

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Nebraska Jobless Rate 3.6 Percent for 3rd Month in a Row

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A newly released report says Nebraska’s preliminary unemployment rate for September was 3.6 percent, matching the …Read More

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Nebraska High Court Upholds Child Sex Conviction

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has upheld the child sexual assault conviction of an Omaha man who …Read More

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