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Official: Heineman Wasn’t Told of Prisons Program

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The director of Nebraska’s prison system says Gov. Dave Heineman wasn’t told about a temporary inmate …Read More

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Woman Slain in Northeast Nebraska’s Knox County

VERDIGRE, Neb. (AP) — A man has been taken into custody, suspected of shooting to death a 66-year-old woman in …Read More

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Woman Named to Southeast Nebraska Judgeship

FAIRBURY, Neb. (AP) — The governor has appointed a Fairbury lawyer to a county court judgeship in southeast Nebraska. On …Read More

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2 Law Enforcement Groups Endorse Chuck Hassebrook

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Two law enforcement groups have endorsed Democrat Chuck Hassebrook in the Nebraska governor’s race. The Omaha …Read More

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Omaha Man Pleads Not Guilty in Omaha Jewelry Store Slaying

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An 18-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to murder and weapons charges stemming from the slaying …Read More

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Broncos Top Nielsen’s Prime-Time Programs for Oct. 13-19

Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Oct. 13-19. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership. 1. NFL Football: San …Read More

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CBS Retained its Nielsen Ratings Crown Last Week

NEW YORK (AP) — Nielsen says football scored half of the Top 10 slots in last week’s ratings. NBC took …Read More

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Parents’ Brawl gets Teams Banned from Playoffs

SEATTLE (AP) — Two Seattle-area youth football teams for players 9 and 10 years old have been banned from the …Read More

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New Year’s Day Bowl in Orlando gets New Sponsor

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Buffalo Wild Wings has signed on as the new title sponsor for Orlando’s New Year’s Day …Read More

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NFL Creates Sportsmanship Award for Players

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL has created a Sportsmanship Award that will be voted on by the players and …Read More

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New Iowa-Nebraska Bridge Set to Open Wednesday

AMES, Iowa (AP) — The new U.S. Highway 34 bridge connecting Nebraska and Iowa is scheduled to open after 3 …Read More

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Nebraska Man Fatally Injured in ATV Accident

CRETE, Neb. (AP) — A 26-year-old Crete man has been fatally injured in an all-terrain vehicle accident. The accident occurred …Read More

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Royals Add Nix to Active Roster and Drop Colon

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Infielder Jayson Nix has been added to the Kansas City Royals’ active roster for the …Read More

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Nebraska Farmers Make Good Progress on Harvest

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Recent mild weather has helped Nebraska farmers make good progress on harvesting their crops. The U.S. …Read More

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Staples Reports Possible Data Breach

NEW YORK (AP) — Staples says that it is looking into a potential credit card data breach and that it …Read More

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Lincoln Tailgating Spot Permanently Bans Alcohol

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A popular Nebraska football tailgating spot has permanently banned alcohol after a violent incident that ended …Read More

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Woman Injured in Council Bluffs Blaze

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A woman has been injured in a fire at a house in eastern Council Bluffs. …Read More

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Some Nebraska Students Get OK to Pose with Guns

BROKEN BOW, Neb. (AP) — A central Nebraska school board has decided to let students pose with guns in their …Read More

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Nebraska AP High School Football Rankings

Here are the Associated Press Nebraska high school football rankings in Classes A through D-2. Listings include name of school, …Read More

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Concussion Lawsuit vs. NHL Filed in Federal Court

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The consolidated class-action lawsuit by former NHL players against the league over concussion-related injuries has …Read More

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Parents of Duct-Taped Boy Don’t Want Charges

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A lawyer for the parents of an autistic high school soccer player in Pennsylvania who was duct-taped …Read More

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Emmert Says Scholarship Changes Coming Up

CHICAGO (AP) — NCAA President Mark Emmert says sweeping changes in scholarship regulations could be in place as early as …Read More

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Records Mean Little to Abdullah if Nebraska Doesn’t Win

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Ameer Abdullah reached a number of milestones in Nebraska’s win over Northwestern. He became the first …Read More

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Rest or Rust? Royals, Giants Set for World Series

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Buster Posey and the San Francisco Giants zipped through the playoffs, Lorenzo Cain and the …Read More

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