Belgian head of Congo's Virunga park shot
Belgian director of Congo's Virunga National Park shot, in serious but stable condition
Combat vehicles in east Ukraine raise Russian flag
Combat vehicles in east Ukraine city raise Russian flags
Combat vehicles in east Ukraine raise Russian flag
Combat vehicles in east Ukraine city raise Russian flags
If filed, plane lawsuits might not get heard in US
Missing Malaysian airliner lawsuits, if filed, face dismissal by American courts
Official: Iran will not discuss missile program
Iran will not discuss its ballistic missiles program as part of nuclear talks, minister says
South Korea says 293 missing in ferry disaster
South Korea government says 293 still missing several hours after ferry sinks; 2 dead
South Korea says 293 missing in ferry disaster
South Korea government says 293 still missing several hours after ferry sinks; 2 dead
Russian FM: Russia still to meet with Ukraine
Russian FM: Russia still to meet with Ukraine despite moves against pro-Russian militants
Court to weigh challenge to ban on campaign lies
Supreme Court to consider challenge to Ohio law that bars lying about political candidates
A year after background check defeat, modest goals
Year after Senate rejects tighter background checks, gun-control advocates' goals more modest
House Democrats' committee sitting on $40M fund
Despite tough path to majority, House Democrats amass $40 million to challenge GOP
A year after background check defeat, modest goals
Year after Senate rejects tighter background checks, gun control advocates' goals more modest
Dress codes: Where should schools set limits?
What should students wear? Who decides? Dress codes can be a real minefield for schools
Egypt clamps hold over mosques to control message
Amid crackdown on Islamists, Egypt clamps control over mosques and preachers' message
Egypt clamps hold over mosques to control message
Amid crackdown on Islamists, Egypt clamps control over mosques and preachers' message
Police say 5 dead in Calgary stabbings
Police: University grad fatally stabs 5 people in worst mass slayings in Calgary's history
Police say 5 dead in Calgary stabbings
Police: University grad fatally stabs 5 people in worst mass slayings in Calgary's history
End of NYPD Muslim surveillance program applauded
Muslim groups, civil liberties advocates applaud end of NYPD Muslim surveillance program
End of NYPD Muslim surveillance program applauded
Muslim groups, civil liberties advocates applaud end of NYPD Muslim surveillance program
China's growth slows to 7.4 percent in 1Q
China's economic growth slows to 7.4 percent, raising risk of job losses, impact on trade
Finally. Spring expected to return. No, really: Warmer-than-average weather in forecast
Hastings superhero-in-training gets his time in the sky
Ruling: DUI no bar to running for office
Only 1 of 8 juveniles who fled from Iowa treatment facility is still at large
Iowa Public Radio seeks more funds from universities
Hypnotist at post-prom event in Iowa accused of public intoxication
86-year-old Holdrege man killed in weekend collision
Four, including Omahan, vie for police chief position in Council Bluffs
Woodmen request would take nearly $40M in valuation from tax rolls
Teen who worked as a cook is killed in shooting at Benson's Gallagher Park
Police's new gang intervention specialist knows firsthand about getting involved with wrong crowd
In TV ad, Shane Osborn says Ben Sasse 'beholden to Washington'
Technology – including Google Glass – gets a try-on at Omaha Infotec conference
City Council OKs redevelopment plan for north downtown project
U.S. Senate candidate Bart McLeay trails his 3 GOP rivals in fundraising
Rather than doing $250K in repairs, owner who lives in lot behind 94-year-old house in Dundee razes it
Kelly: New $24M UNO center embodies spirit of newlywed crash victim
New treatment offers a less invasive option to repair bulging aortas
Home alone: When burglar broke in, 12-year-old locked herself in bathroom, called 911
Nancy's Almanac, April 16, 2014: Yes, it's been drier and colder than normal
High school slam poets don't just recite verses, 'they leave their hearts beating on the stage'
Live Well Nebraska: Bellevue man named one of hottest fitness trainers in America
Exercising to prevent falls, injuries
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