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34 min ago | The Papillion Times

Muscle cars out in force at New York auto show

Jenkins pleaded guilty in court Wednesday, then refused to accept prosecutors' accounts of the shootings.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Blog News, Coupe, Dodge Challenger, Dodge, Dodge Charger, Sedan

4 hrs ago | KETV-TV

Heineman pleased with legislative session

Gov. Dave Heineman won't give this Legislature a specific grade, but in a one-on-one interview with KETV NewsWatch 7 Thursday he said it's been a productive 60-day session despite appearances.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Dave Heineman, Nebraska Government

8 hrs ago | KETV-TV

Political ads attack US Senate candidates

A new round of political attack ads between the two frontrunners in the Nebraska U.S. Senate race recently launched.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Senator Mike Johanns, US News, Nebraska Government

Thu Apr 17, 2014

KFOR-AM Lincoln

Nebraskans Remember Mickey Rooney

Actor Mickey Rooney will always be remembered at Boys Town for his Oscar-winning role in the 1938 movie about the Nebraska home for troubled youth.

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Related Topix: Mickey Rooney, Celebrities, Nebraska Government, Spencer Tracy

The Papillion Times

If Nebraska had an official meat, it would be this

Claire Flatowicz: Spring Cleaning: Signs it's time to toss your clothes It's time to dust off those shelves that never see a dust rag, clean out those kitchen cabinets and my clothes closet.

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Related Topix: Nebraska Government

WOWT-TV Omaha

Nebraska Students To Compete On Broadway

Omaha Performing Arts is excited to announce that the Nebraska High School Theatre Awards program will join regional awards programs sponsored by professional theatre organizations from across the country to participate in the sixth annual National High School Musical Theater Awards in New York City.

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Related Topix: Arts, Theater

KHGI

Nebraska Corn Board Says Planting Season is Big Investment into State's Economy

According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Nebraska farmers will be planting slightly less corn this year than what was planted last year.

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Related Topix: Nebraska Government, Agriculture, Science, United States Department of Agriculture, US News

KFOR-AM Lincoln

Huskers Rout Nebraska-Omaha, 17-6

Nebraska's ten-run second inning, its first in four years, proved to be more than enough as the Huskers rolled over the UNO Mavericks 17-6 on Wednesday evening at Hawks Field.

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KLKN

Nebraskan gets 35-60 years for child sex assault

A 38-year-old Beatrice man has been given 35 to 60 years in prison for sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl.

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Deming Headlight

Critic's POV: 'Heaven's' depiction of family is for real

AP Photo/Sony Pictures - Allen Fraser Greg Kinnear and Connor Corum star in "Heaven Is For Real," a film based on the best-selling book of the same name.

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Related Topix: Greg Kinnear, Secretariat

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Corn Nation

WR Spencer Tears Commits To Nebraska

You weren't expecting #BOOM on a Wednesday morning, were you? Well, Nebraska got it's first Wide Receiver commitment for the 2015 cycle today.

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Related Topix: Sports, University of Nebraska NCAA, NCAA Sports

Bellingham Herald

Governor: Nebraska tax relief debates to continue

Heineman praised lawmakers for their work in lowering taxes in this year's session, which ends on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Nebraska Government, Tax, Healthcare Law, Law, US Governors, Dave Heineman

WOWT-TV Omaha

More Nebraskans Killed in Accidents Than Years Before

The Nebraska Department of Roads says 18 people were killed in accidents over the last month.

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WOWT-TV Omaha

Nebraska Science Festival Begins April 24

Presented by the University of Nebraska Medical Center, the Festival is designed to make science accessible, interactive, relevant and fun for kids and adults alike.

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Related Topix: University of Nebraska Medical Center

KOTA Television

Union Burger runner up for Nebraska Beef Council's best burger

The Union Bar's 'Union Burger' came in only behind the "Stella Cheeseburger" from Stella's Bar and Grill in Bellevue in the Nebraska Beef Council's Best Burger Contest.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Hamburger, Bellevue, NE, Scotts Bluff County, NE, Papillion, NE, Alliance, NE

Inhabitat

KXL Opponents Carve Massive Anti-Pipeline Crop Art in Nebraska Cornfield

Keystone XL Pipeline opponents have carved a massive 80-acre crop art in a Nebraska cornfield that sits directly in the path of the proposed project.

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Related Topix: 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Ogallala, NE, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

KTIV-TV Sioux City

Woodland Park, NE man pleads "no contest" after woman was found tied up in his home

A northeast Nebraska man, who allegedly held a person against their will, has pleaded "no contest" to charges he faced in the case.

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KETV-TV

UNL group promotes positivity on campus

IT'S EASY TO SMILE WHEN THE SUN IS OUT AND THE WEATHER'S WARM.. LIKE IT WAS SATURDAY.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

KLKN

Grand Island attorney named to judgeship

A former Hall County prosecutor has been named to fill an open district court judgeship in eastern Nebraska's 5th Judicial District.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Dave Heineman

WOWT-TV Omaha

ACLU Speaks for Man Arrested Handing out Fliers

A Nebraska civil liberties group is now representing a Lincoln man arrested by police last month for handing out religious pamphlets outside Lincoln's Pinnacle Bank Arena.

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Related Topix: ACLU, Activism

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