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In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (Photo by Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

4 US Aid Workers Being Monitored For Ebola In Nebraska

Four American aid workers who were exposed to Ebola while working in Sierra Leone are being monitored at a Nebraska hospital.

03/15/2015

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Nebraska Police Find Marijuana Inside Container Labeled ‘Not Weed’

Deputies pulled over a Lincoln man on suspicion of drunk driving, he confirmed the marijuana belonged to him, say authorities.

03/02/2015

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Nebraska Robbery Suspect Arrested After Cops See Him Riding Child’s Bicycle

Suspect struck the officer twice in the face and tried to flee, say authorities.

02/27/2015

File photo of a school bus. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Nebraska Considers Mandatory Seat Belts For School Buses

Nebraska lawmakers considering requiring seat belts on school buses heard conflicting accounts Monday about whether they improve safety.

02/23/2015

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UMSL Sees Enrollment Decrease Due to Ferguson Unrest

Fallout from the unrest in Ferguson is impacting the nearby University of Missouri – St. Louis and has prompted a hiring freeze at the school.

12/10/2014

Nikko Jenkins shot and killed four people in Omaha over a 10-day period in August 2013; he claims confinement in solitary drove him insane, (Photo by Nebraska Department of Corrections)

Mass Murderer Claims State Should Have Known He Was Mentally Ill Before Releasing Him From Prison

Nikko Jenkins shot and killed four people in Omaha over a 10-day period in August 2013; he claims confinement in solitary drove him insane; it’s the third lawsuit he has filed against Nebraska prison officials.

11/26/2014

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (Photo by Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

US Hospital: Surgeon With Ebola ‘Extremely Ill’

A surgeon who contracted Ebola while working in Sierra Leone was in extremely critical condition Sunday at a Nebraska hospital, his doctors said.

11/16/2014

WEST LAFAYETTE, IN - NOVEMBER 8: Melvin Gordon #25 of the Wisconsin Badgers leaps over Leroy Clark #3 of the Purdue Boilermakers during the game at Ross-Ade Stadium on November 8, 2014 in West Lafayette, Indiana. Wisconsin defeated Purdue 34-16. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon Ready For Heisman Showdown With Abdullah

This week, Melvin Gordon leads the Wisconsin running game against another Heisman candidate and his ground game, Nebraska and Ameer Abdullah. The running back showcase should double as this week’s Heisman Trophy Spotlight Game.

11/13/2014

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Nebraska Trucker Returns Lost Dog To Arizona

A dog-loving Nebraska trucker has taken a lost 95-pound bull mastiff on a 1,380-mile trip back to her owners in Arizona.

10/22/2014

LINCOLN, NE - SEPTEMPER 27: Running back Ameer Abdullah #8 of the Nebraska Cornhuskers runs past defensive lineman Jihad Ward #17 and defensive back Earnest Thomas III #9 of the Illinois Fighting Illini during their game at Memorial Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Why Michigan State Should Fear Ameer Abdullah Of Nebraska

Nebraska has three Heisman Trophy winners in its storied football history. Running back Ameer Abdullah has a shot to become the school’s fourth Heisman winner.

10/02/2014

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