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Syrian state TV: 14 people killed by car bomb near mosque in pro-government district of Homs
Magnitude-7.2 earthquake shakes Mexican capital; no immediate word on damage or casualties
Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing 12 Sherpa, leaving 4 missing ahead of peak climb season
Nancy's Almanac, April 17, 2014: Trees save money Nancy's Almanac, April 17, 2014: Trees save money
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Nancy's Almanac, April 16, 2014: Yes, it's been drier and colder than normal Nancy's Almanac, April 16, 2014: Yes, it's been drier and colder than normal
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School library named for Osama bin Laden though terror leader's image slowly fades in Pakistan
AP PHOTOS: Marking Jesus' journey on Good Friday
AP PHOTOS: Around the world, faithful re-enact events of Jesus' crucifixion on Good Friday
Dutch man's case linked to Amanda Todd
Dutch prosecute man whose child pornography case linked to Canadian victim Amanda Todd
French President Hollande's top aide resigns
French president's top aide resigns over accusations of past conflict of interest
Doomed ferry's sharp turn, slow evacuation probed
Probe into South Korea ferry focuses on sharp turn, captain's actions and slow evacuation
Prosecutors seek arrest warrant for ferry captain
Prosecutors request arrest warrant from court for captain of South Korean ferry
Filipino devotees re-enact crucifixion of Christ
Filipino devotees re-enact last moments, crucifixion of Christ in bloody Good Friday rites
Transcript of conversation between ferry, shore
Transcript of conversation between ferry, shore authorities
Brewers seek to rekindle Belgium's love of beer
As Belgian pubs shut, brewers warn country is losing love of beer and cannot rely on exports
Australia's Houston: Calm face of Flight 370 hunt
Australia's Angus Houston has become voice of calm in hunt for missing Malaysian plane
Vice principal saved from Korea ferry found hanged
Vice principal rescued from sinking South Korean ferry found hanging from tree
China says one-fifth of its farmland is polluted
China says one-fifth of its farmland polluted, mostly with toxins from industrialization
World reacts to death of Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Politicians, writers around the world react to death of Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Chinese relatives pray over lost Malaysian plane
6 weeks since disappearance of Malaysian jet, Chinese families gather to cry, pray for answers
Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Nobel laureate, dies at 87
Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Colombian Nobel laureate who helped define Latin America, dies at 87
Avalanche sweeps Everest; 6 killed, 9 missing
6 Nepal guides killed, 9 missing as avalanche sweeps Mount Everest ahead of peak climb season
Gabriel Garcia Marquez hailed as literary giant
Gabriel Garcia Marquez hailed as literary giant by global leaders, artists after death at 87
Anger and dismay at stalled Guantanamo 9/11 trial
Family of 9/11 victims seethe as Guantanamo military trial seems to drift off course again
Divers pumping air into submerged SKorean ship
Coast guard says divers pumping air into submerged South Korean ferry; scores still missing
Excerpts from the works of Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Some excerpts from the works of Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Haze in area comes from Kansas, Oklahoma
Omahan charged in fatal shooting in Benson neighborhood
Man taken into custody in domestic dispute
High court denies death row appeal of cult leader convicted of murder
Omaha judge reprimanded for intervening in peer attorney's DUI case
Intoxicated man with pellet gun climbs billboard's scaffold; is arrested
Police seek public's help in finding an armed man
Saturday forecast opens window for gardening; Easter egg hunts look iffy on Sunday
Database: How much did Medicare pay your doctor?
Crack ring's leaders join others in prison as a result of Operation Purple Haze
Last day of 2014 Legislature: Praise, passage of a last few bills and more on mountain lions
New public employee pay data: Douglas, Lancaster, Sarpy Counties, plus utilities
A voice of experience: Ex-gang member helps lead fight against Omaha violence
Church is pressing its case for old Temple Israel site
OPPD board holding public forum, open house May 7
The thrill of the skill: Omaha hosts statewide contest for students of the trades
A recap of what got done — and what didn't — in the 2014 legislative session
When judge asks, Nikko Jenkins says ‘I killed them’
Nancy's Almanac, April 17, 2014: Trees save money
'The war is not over,' Chambers says, but legislative session about is
PAC funded by Senate candidate Ben Sasse's great-uncle releases Shane Osborn attack ad
Teen killed at Gallagher Park was shot in head as he sat in SUV, friend who was wounded says
New UNO center strengthens ties between campus, community
Threat found in Millard West bathroom deemed 'not credible'
Nebrasks health officials to advertise jobs via drive-thru
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Breaking Brad: Mountain lion season's over, but the bunny's fair game!
Thursday was the last day of a Nebraska Legislature session. Before leaving town, legislators passed a bill to hold a lottery to hunt the Easter Bunny.
Breaking Brad: At least my kid never got stuck inside a claw machine
We need a new rule in Lincoln. If your kid is discovered inside the claw machine at a bowling alley, you are forever barred from being nominated for "Mother of the Year."
Breaking Brad: How many MECA board members can we put in a luxury suite?
As a stunt at the Blue Man Group show, MECA board members are going to see how many people they can stuff into one luxury suite.
Kelly: Creighton's McDermotts put good faces on an Omaha tradition
A comical roast Wednesday night in Omaha brought fans of Creighton basketball laughter by the bucketful. This time it was McJokes, not McBuckets, that entertained the Bluejay crowd.
Kelly: New $24M UNO center embodies spirit of newlywed crash victim
Jessica Lutton Bedient was killed by a drunken driver at age 26 in 2010. Thursday, the widowed husband and other family members will gather with others at the University of Nebraska at Omaha to dedicate a permanent memorial to Jessica.
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