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Lincoln Schools Reach Enrollment Record

Updated: 09/30/2011 - The Lincoln Public School district says its enrollment grew 1.8% this year to a new record high. The official enrollment number for the 2011-2012 school year stands at 36,485. Enrollment has grown 9.2% over the past five years.

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September Deadly for Motorcyclists

Posted: 09/30/2011 - The Nebraska State Patrol is describing the month of September as deadly for Nebraska motorcyclists. Seven people were killed while riding motorcycles. Three of those happened at the end of the month.

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Hells Angel Slaying Suspect Arrested

Updated: 09/30/2011 - University of California, San Francisco police have arrested the suspect in the slaying of the president of a Hells Angels chapter at a Nevada casino.

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Football Team Shows Support

Posted: 09/30/2011 - Wearing pink on the football field is a sign of strength for this team.

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Consumer Spend More As Income Falls

Updated: 09/30/2011 - Consumers spent slightly more last month, but they earned less for the first time in nearly two years. The new data on spending and incomes suggest Americans tapped their savings to cope with higher gas prices and a weaker economy.

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Man Survives After Car Plunges Off Cliff

Updated: 09/30/2011 - The children of a 67-year-old man who survived for five or six days on leaves and creek water after his car plunged 200 feet off a California mountain road says one of the first things he asked for was a chocolate malt.

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Shove Brings Stern Sentence

Updated: 09/30/2011 - A Nebraska man who admitted being part of a violent Grand Island gang received a stern sentence for shoving a Buffalo County jail guard last fall.

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Two Candidates...One Judge

Updated: 09/30/2011 - The Judicial Nominating Commission has forwarded the names of two nominees to Gov. Dave Heineman for his consideration to fill an open judgeship in central Nebraska.

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City Fights Claims Against Police

Updated: 09/30/2011 - The city of Ames, Iowa is pledging to defend itself against allegations that officers failed to prevent a woman from being shot by her ex-boyfriend.

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Fort Riley Soldiers Encouraged to be Tested

Updated: 09/29/2011 - Many soldiers at Fort Riley, Kansas are being urged to be tested for rabies. Fort Riley is familiar with many veterans since they often go through the base before heading off to war.

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World's Top Tourist Attractions

Posted: 09/29/2011 - A survey by Travel & Leisure Magazine has rated the world's most-visited tourist attractions, and coming in at number one is New York's Times Square with 39.2 million annual visitors.

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Man Jailed After Mauling Murder Plot Fails

Updated: 09/29/2011 - A New York man who plotted to kill his ex-girlfriend and make look like a bear mauling is going to prison for trying to hire someone to kill her in a staged car crash.

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Tweets Reveal Mood Patterns

Updated: 09/30/2011 - People tend to wake up in a good mood and they are happiest on weekends. That trend is confirmed by a study of Twitter activity.

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Woman Believes Teens Tortured/Killed Cat

Updated: 09/29/2011 - Authorities in Iowa are investigating a woman's claim that her family's cat was tortured and killed by a group of teenage boys.

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Update: Stabbing Victim Not Helping Police

Updated: 09/29/2011 - Omaha police say a stabbing victim and his girlfriend are making things difficult as they investigate the crime. Neither one is cooperating with police as they sort out what happened.

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Robber With A Pink Bat

Updated: 09/29/2011 - Lincoln police say a man pulled off two robberies but only made off with a one dollar bill and a lighter. His weapon of choice seems rather unusual. He threatened his victims with a pink baseball bat.

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