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Police: 3 Injured in Omaha Head-On Crash

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say three people are recovering after a head-on collision. Officers say the driver of …Read More

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Sheriff: Iowa Worker Injured at Beef Jerky Plant

UNDERWOOD, Iowa (AP) — Iowa authorities say a worker at a beef jerky distribution facility has been critically injured after …Read More

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High Court Backs Beatrice in Junk Cars Case

BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) — Backed by a Nebraska Supreme Court ruling, officials say Beatrice will vigorously pursue $25,000 in fines …Read More

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Farm Field Moisture Detector May Go to Battlefield

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska researcher says a high-tech, highly maneuverable tool developed to measure soil moisture in farm …Read More

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Religious Nonprofits Challenge Health Law

DENVER (AP) — A group of faith-based religious organizations that object to covering birth control in their employee health plans …Read More

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Police: Bomb Threat Posted Against Nebraska High School on Twitter

PAPILLION, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say they’re investigating an anonymous bomb threat against a Papillion high school that was posted …Read More

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Lincoln Man Arrested in Wife’s Slaying

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The body of a 28-year-old Lincoln woman missing since Thanksgiving Day has been found and a …Read More

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Marchers at US Capitol Protest Police Killings

WASHINGTON (AP) — Protesters carrying signs bearing names of black Americans killed by police have marched outside the U.S. Capitol …Read More

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Report: Omaha Student Had Heart Problem

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The family of a 16-year-old girl who died after fainting on an Omaha school bus says …Read More

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US Unveils Federal Law Enforcement Profiling Ban

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is issuing guidelines that ban federal law enforcement from profiling on the basis of …Read More

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Creighton University Board Chooses Next President

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Creighton University’s next president is a Nebraska native who is currently working at Marquette University. Creighton’s …Read More

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Military Appeals Court to Hear Kansas HIV Case

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The nation’s highest military court will hear oral arguments this week in the case of a …Read More

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Some Criticize Proposed Yellowstone Fees

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — A proposal to double the cost to enter Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks in northwest …Read More

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‘Hunger Games’ Tops Slow Weekend at the Box Office

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1″ claimed the top spot at the box office for …Read More

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Vaccination push continues as flu appears in Kansas

By Andy Marso KHI News Service KANSAS CITY, Mo. — As flu cases begin to appear in Kansas, a former …Read More

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Wayne State Suspends Frat, Citing Illegal Activity

WAYNE, Neb. (AP) — Wayne State College has indefinitely suspended a fraternity after two people suffered alcohol poisoning and police …Read More

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odd-news

Official: Necrophilia Motivated Stepdad in Killing

EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Prosecutors say necrophilia motivated a Pennsylvania man to fatally shoot his stepdaughter last month. Gregory Graf …Read More

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Gas Prices Below $2 in Texas, Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Gas has dropped below $2 a gallon at a handful of stations in Oklahoma and Texas …Read More

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Lancaster County, IRS at Odds Over Federal Funds

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lancaster County officials are turning to U.S. Rep. Jeff Fortenberry for help to stop the IRS …Read More

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NASA’s Orion Spacecraft Hits High Point of 3,600 Feet

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA’s new Orion spacecraft has hit its intended high point of 3,600 miles above Earth, …Read More

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Woman Injured in Early Morning Omaha House Fire

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a woman has been seriously injured in an early-morning house fire in Omaha. Douglas …Read More

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Nebraska Prisoner Convicted of Murder Loses Appeal

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A man serving life in prison for a 2005 shooting death in Lincoln has lost his …Read More

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Youth Jobs Program Tied to Drop in Violent Crime

CHICAGO (AP) — A summer jobs program that engaged mentors to help troubled kids in Chicago stay on track is …Read More

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On 2nd Try Man Pleads Guilty in Omaha Ponzi Scheme

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — On his second attempt, an Omaha attorney successfully pleaded guilty to helping run a Ponzi scheme. …Read More

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