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Georgia Teacher Accused of Letting Students Have Sex

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. (AP) — An Atlanta-area teacher has been arrested after a parent complained he allowed middle school students …Read More

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Authorities Say Hash Oil Linked to Omaha House Explosion

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say hash oil was being manufactured inside a house in Omaha shortly before a reported …Read More

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Police: Lincoln Woman Used Pry Bar on Husband Over Snoring

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a Lincoln woman hit her boyfriend with a pry bar because she was angry …Read More

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Nebraska Man’s Claims That Insurer Responsible for Crash Costs Rejected

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Court of Appeals has rejected a man’s claim that his auto insurance company should …Read More

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Sioux Falls Toddler Survives 27-Foot Fall from Window

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Sioux Falls police say no criminal charges are expected after a 2-year-old boy fell from …Read More

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Demolition to Start on Old Columbus Train Depot

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — Demolition work is set to begin this week on the old Union Pacific depot in Columbus. …Read More

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Disney World Tells Riders to Stop Using Selfie Sticks

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Disney World is looking to crack down on guests who use selfie sticks on rides at …Read More

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odd-news

Hall County to Consider Cremation-Only Service

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Hall County supervisors are set to vote on providing cremation-only services for people who die …Read More

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Nebraskan Gets 5 Years for Hitting Girlfriend’s Infant Son

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — A Columbus man accused of hitting his girlfriend’s 1-year-old son has been sentenced to prison. Ryan …Read More

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Nebraska Poultry Events Can Continue Despite Bird Flu

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska officials have decided to monitor poultry events at county fairs and other venues, but they …Read More

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Tourist Taking Pictures Tumbles Into Yellowstone Park Canyon

MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, Wyo. (AP) — Rangers in Yellowstone National Park have rescued a New York tourist who stumbled backward …Read More

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8 States Get New Drought Aid for Farms, Ranches

WASHINGTON (AP) — Farmers and ranchers in the West’s worst-hit drought regions will receive an additional $21 million to help …Read More

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Suicides Rare in Young Kids; Rate Edged Up in Black Boys

CHICAGO (AP) — Suicides by young children are rare and the low rate has held mostly stable for two decades …Read More

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Eastern Nebraska Officials Seek $10M from Federal Government for Levee Project

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Eastern Nebraska officials hope the federal government will chip in $10 million to help repair levees …Read More

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Nebraska Solar Energy Project Opts for Federal Certification

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The developer of a solar energy project planned for land just west of Lincoln has decided …Read More

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Man Who Wants to Open Strip Club Near Grand Island Sues Foes, County Board

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A man who wants to open a strip club near Grand Island in south-central Nebraska has …Read More

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Motorcyclist Killed in Grand Island Collision

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — A motorcyclist has been killed after an accident in Grand Island. Police say the motorcycle …Read More

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Waco on Guard After Biker Gang Shootout Leaves 9 Dead

WACO, Texas (AP) — Authorities are on guard in Waco after a shootout among rival motorcycle gangs at a restaurant …Read More

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States Help Get Heroin Antidote into Hands of Regular Folks

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Narcan is not just for police and first responders anymore. New York and a handful of …Read More

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Republicans Criticize Clinton for Not Talking to the Press

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republican presidential hopefuls gathered in Iowa are taking jabs at Democratic candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton …Read More

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magma

Earthquakes on Hawaii Volcano Could Signal New Eruption

HONOLULU (AP) — A series of earthquakes and shifting ground on the slopes of Kilauea have scientists wondering what will …Read More

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Eastern Nebraska Animal Farm to Open to Public

  NICKERSON, Neb. (AP) — A Nickerson farm dedicated to caring for discarded animals will open to the public this …Read More

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Hall County Sheriff Wants More Money for Serving Civil Papers

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Hall County Sheriff Jerry Watson is looking to the Nebraska Legislature to ease the expense …Read More

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Nebraska Hate-Crime Hoaxer Gets 90 Days for Probation Violation

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A woman who faked an anti-gay hate crime has been sentenced to 90 days in jail …Read More

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