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Major League Baseball Scores

Sunday INTERLEAGUE= Final Detroit 6 L.A. Dodgers 1 Final Minnesota 12 Arizona 5 Final Chi Cubs 6 Toronto 5, 10 Innings ___= AMERICAN LEAGUE= Final Tampa Bay 3 Seattle 0 Final Boston ... Read More

Nebraska man's 80-year sentence for stabbing death upheld

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - The Nebraska Supreme Court has upheld the new prison sentenced for a man who took part in the 1998 stabbing death of another teen in a Bellevue city park. Daniel Lee Jones was 17 at the time of the stabbing. After plead... Read More

Health alert ends at Pawnee lake; continues at others

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A health alert has ended at Pawnee Lake just west of Lincoln, but continues at other lakes. The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services said Friday that it's allowing the alert at Pawnee Lake to expire, two weeks afte... Read More

Nebraska high court rejects man's Zoloft defense in killing

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ The Nebraska Supreme Court has rejected a defense by a Nebraska man who argued an antidepressant caused him to kill his girlfriend in 2002. Randall Robbins pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the death of 17-year-old Bri... Read More

Nebraska State Patrol Graduates 58th Recruit Class

AUGUST 18, 2017 (LINCOLN, NEB.) — The 58th Basic Recruit Class of the Nebraska State Patrol graduated at 10:00 a.m., on Friday, August 18. The ceremony was held in the Rotunda of the Nebraska State Capitol, 1445 K Street, Lincoln. Remarks were ... Read More

Roberts, McCaskill Discuss Protecting Nation's Food Supply

Two U.S. senators from Kansas and Missouri say an emphasis on protecting the nation's food supply has waned since the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks and it's time to make the issue a priority again. Sen. Claire McCaskill, a Democrat from Missouri, and... Read More

Nebraska senator files complaint against doctor being sued

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ State Sen. Ernie Chambers has filed a formal complaint against a Lincoln doctor accused of performing medically unnecessary pelvic exams on female Nebraska State patrol recruits. Chambers argues in the complaint that the alleg... Read More

West Nile Virus Confirmed in Kansas Horse

MANHATTAN, Kan. — The Kansas Department of Agriculture Division of Animal Health (KDA–DAH) was notified in August by the Kansas State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory that a horse in Reno County has tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV). The... Read More

Police treating Lincoln explosion as crime scene

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities have launched a criminal investigation into a natural gas explosion in Lincoln that seriously injured two people, leveled a house and significantly damaged nearly 20 other homes. The Lincoln Journal Star reports th... Read More

Nebraska unemployment for July drops slightly from June

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ The Nebraska Labor Department says the state's preliminary unemployment rate dropped slightly in July to 2.8 percent. That compared to 2.9 percent in June. The department said in a report released Friday that the July rate ... Read More

Huskers Nearing Close of Training Camp

Lincoln, Neb. --- The Nebraska football team continued to work through its final week of training camp Friday morning, practicing inside Memorial Stadium for two and a half hours in full pads. Head Coach Mike Riley spoke to the media following ... Read More