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Lincoln Man Gets 25 to 35 Years for Raping, Robbing Woman

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man has been sentenced to 25 to 35 years in prison for raping and …Read More

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DC Mayor: City to Legalize Pot Despite Threats from Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington’s mayor says marijuana will become legal in the nation’s capital despite a threat from Republicans in …Read More

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Fremont Schools to Implement Dual Language Program

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — Fremont Public Schools has revealed plans to implement a dual language program for students in the …Read More

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Nebraska Man Who Shot Himself Gets Prison for Gun

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A 28-year-old Lincoln man who accidentally shot himself has been given two to six years in …Read More

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Beatrice Hospital Officials Announce Facility Expansion

BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) — Officials with Beatrice Community Hospital and Health Center have announced plans for an expansion that’s expected …Read More

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Lawsuit Against Purina Claims Food Sickens, Kills Dogs

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A dog owner has filed a lawsuit against a pet food company alleging that thousands of …Read More

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Montana Man Pleads Guilty to Killing Grandmother with Chair

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A Montana man has pleaded guilty but mentally ill to beating his grandmother to death with …Read More

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Michigan Man Dies After Big Rig Runs Off Nebraska Road

ALDA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a Michigan man died after the big rig he was driving ran across a …Read More

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Plattsmouth Girl Faces Homicide Charge in Crash Death of Little Sister

PAPILLION, Neb. (AP) — An 18-year-old from Plattsmouth faces a vehicular homicide charge for a collision that fatally injured her …Read More

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Man Convicted in Deaths of ‘American Sniper’ Author, Friend

STEPHENVILLE, Texas (AP) — A former Marine has been convicted in the deaths of “American Sniper” author Chris Kyle and …Read More

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Police: Man Shot by Omaha Officer Had No Weapon

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha Police Department says a robbery suspect who died after being shot by an officer …Read More

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Alaska Quietly Becomes 3rd State to Legalize Marijuana

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska today became the third U.S. state to legalize the recreational use of marijuana for adults, …Read More

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28 Hurt When Train Crashes Into Truck on Tracks in California

OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California commuter train slammed into a truck abandoned on the tracks early Tuesday, sending …Read More

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Omaha Man Gets 8-10 Years for Vehicular Homicide

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 24-year-old man has been imprisoned for colliding with a motorcycle while driving drunk and in …Read More

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Pilger Woman Meets People Rebuilding Home Leveled by Tornado

PILGER, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska woman whose house was leveled by a tornado has met the volunteers who are …Read More

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Appeals Court Considers Warrantless Cellphone Monitoring

ATLANTA (AP) — A federal appeals court in Atlanta is considering whether investigators must obtain a search warrant to obtain …Read More

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Body of Skier Who Died in Colorado Avalanche Recovered

ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — The Pitkin County Sheriff’s Office in Colorado says the body of a skier who died in …Read More

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Obama to Veto Keystone XL Pipeline Bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will veto a Republican bill on Tuesday that would have approved construction of the …Read More

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US Automakers Improve in Magazine’s Annual Brand Ranking

DETROIT (AP) — Buick is the first U.S.-based automotive brand to crack the top 10 in Consumer Reports magazine’s annual …Read More

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In Apple’s Latest Update, Emoji Get Diverse

NEW YORK (AP) — Lovers of emoji, the cute graphics that punctuate online writing and texts, will soon be able …Read More

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Police: Man Dies After Being Shot by Omaha Officer

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha Police Department says a robbery suspect shot by an officer has died. Police said …Read More

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82-Year-Old Man Kills Son During Fight, Then Commits Suicide

MATAMORAS, Pa. (AP) — Police say an 82-year-old man fatally shot his son in the head during a fight before …Read More

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Omaha Woman Says Landlord Put Belongings in Front Yard

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha woman who says she came home to find her belongings strewn about her front …Read More

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2 Omaha Hospitals to Resume Schedule for Trauma Patients

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha Fire Department has resumed its odd-even schedule for transporting critically ill or injured people …Read More

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