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Johnny Rodgers Won’t Get His Own Award

Updated: 03/27/2012 - A new college football award named after Nebraska Heisman Trophy winner Johnny "The Jet" Rodgers will be given to the nation's top return specialist.

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Police Addressing Rowdy Behavior In Park

Posted: 03/27/2012 - Police are looking for new ways to address foul language and unruly behavior that occurs occasionally in Rhylander Park in Plattsmouth.

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Lawmakers Say They Have Deal For Workforce Funding

Posted: 03/27/2012 - Iowa lawmakers say they have reached a compromise that will maintain funding this year for 36 workforce development centers around the state that help unemployed people.

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Are They Really Checking Facebook?

Posted: 03/27/2012 - The initial report that employers were asking new candidates for their Facebook password spread like everything else in this social media dominated society, fast. But is it really happening?

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US Supreme Court Denies Killer's Appeal

Updated: 03/27/2012 - The U.S. Supreme Court has denied the appeal of a Nebraska death row inmate whose murder case inspired the 1999 film "Boys Don't Cry."

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Vehicle Hits Business

Posted: 03/26/2012 - One Vehicle takes a wild ride, finally ending up hitting a building.

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Sheriff: 13-Year Old Killed Woman

Updated: 03/26/2012 - A 13-year-old boy is under arrest for the shooting death of a 37-year-old woman in northern Iowa. The boy’s name has not been released because of his age.

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Brother Takes Knife to Sister

Updated: 03/26/2012 - A 25-year-old Lincoln man is in jail, accused of attacking his sister for money. Police say Mehdi Darvishi lunged at the victim with a knife but she was able to jump out of the way.

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Shoplifting Suspect Refuses to Identify Himself

Updated: 03/26/2012 - Lincoln police managed to arrest two shoplifting suspects over the weekend. However, one of them failed to cooperate, forcing police to do some extra work to identify him.

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Robber Probably Got More Than a Dollar at Family Dollar

Updated: 03/26/2012 - Omaha police are investigating a robbery at The Family Dollar store at 30th & Sprague Saturday night. Unfortunately, witnesses were not able to provide a detailed description of the man who held the store up

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Energy Potential Of Trees

Posted: 03/26/2012 - Nebraska officials believe the state's trees might be able to provide fuel for biomass energy projects, so this summer they will inventory the state's forest resources.

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Debate To Resume On Nebraska Voter ID Bill

Posted: 03/26/2012 - Nebraska lawmakers are scheduled to return to debate on a bill that would require voters to show a government-issued photo ID before they can cast a ballot.

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Alzheimer's Facility Evicting Resident

Updated: 03/23/2012 - An Alzheimer’s care facility served a resident more than food and medicine. The 81-year-old Alzheimer’s patient received eviction papers.

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Tomato Scheme Goes Splat

Posted: 03/23/2012 - A former California food company owner has pleaded guilty to racketeering in a national tomato price-fixing plot. The scheme made a victim of several major food companies including Omaha-based ConAgra Foods.

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Man’s Porn Conviction Reversed

Updated: 03/23/2012 - The Nebraska Supreme Court has reversed a Gretna man's child pornography conviction, saying police did not have probable cause to search the man's computers.

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