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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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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College Football Playoff NCAA

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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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 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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Nebraska Weather Poster Contest Entries Sought

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Entries are being sought for the 2014 Nebraska Severe Weather Awareness Poster Contest. The contest is …Read More

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Man in Critical Condition After Omaha Drive-By Shooting

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a man is in critical condition at a hospital following a drive-by shooting outside …Read More

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Fight Ends Demonstration Honoring Omaha Shooting Victims

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A demonstration honoring three Omaha shooting victims killed when gunmen opened fire on a party this …Read More

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Patrol: 4 Dead, 1 Injured in SUV-Pickup Crash in Colorado

DENVER (AP) — Authorities say four people are dead and one is injured following a crash in Weld County in …Read More

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basketball

Kentucky Remains No. 1 in AP Top 25 Rankings

The top 25 teams in The Associated Press’ college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Jan. 25, …Read More

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Pro Bowl NFL

Watt gets 2 Turnovers, Dances in Friendly Pro Bowl

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Some of the best played football on Sunday, a gentler, friendlier version of the game. The …Read More

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Woman Accused of Drowning Puppy at Grand Island Airport

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Police say they have arrested a Florida woman suspected of drowning a two-week-old puppy in …Read More

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Wall leads Wizards over Nuggets in OT, 117-115

DENVER (AP) — John Wall scored six of his 19 points in overtime and had 16 assists as the Washington …Read More

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