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EU, post-Soviet republics meet on partnership plan
Presidents of post-Soviet republics, EU meet in Prague over closer ties amid crisis in Ukraine
Obama to Russia: More sanctions are 'teed up'
Obama warns Russia that more sanctions are 'teed up' but admits they may not stop Putin
Classes begin at SKorean school full of mourning
Classes begin at South Korean school hit hard by ferry disaster; toll hits 159
Obama: New sanctions against Russia are 'teed up'
Obama: New sanctions against Russia 'teed up;' Moscow not easing tensions in Ukraine
Nepal officials go to Everest to try to end crisis
Nepalese officials go to Everest to negotiate with Sherpas who want to abandon climbing season
Costa Rica is demanding US explain 'Cuban Twitter'
Costa Rica government warned US against launch of 'Cuban Twitter,' now demands answers
UN considering sanctions over South Sudan massacre
UN considering sanctions over South Sudan massacre; violence 'must stop immediately'
Obama: US would defend Japan in islands dispute
Standing with Japan's leader, Obama says US would defend Tokyo in islands dispute with China
SKorea ferry toll hits 159 as relatives wait
SKorea ferry toll hits 159 as divers plunge deeper into submerged ferry to reach victims
Material on Australian shore not from Malaysia jet
Material that washed ashore in western Australia not from missing Malaysian jet
Syrian activists accuse Assad of new gas attacks
Syrian activists, medics accuse Assad government of chlorine gas attacks; Syria denies it
Amid Russia warning, Ukraine is in a security bind
Russia warns that attacks on its citizens or interests in Ukraine will bring a firm response
Ex-Senegalese president to retry homecoming
Party official says ex-Senegalese president will retry homecoming, has received landing rights
As peace deadline nears, Abbas says he has options
Abbas tries to show he has options as deadline for deal on peace talks with Israel draws near
Russian social media CEO quits, flees country
Founder of Russia's leading social media network quits company, flees country
UN seeks probe of alleged chlorine gas in Syria
UN Security Council calls for investigation of alleged use of chlorine gas in Syrian towns
New social networks connect cooks and diners
New breed of peer-to-peer apps is moving the chef-diner relationship outside restaurants
Syrian lawmaker first to announce presidential bid
Syrian lawmaker first to announce candidacy in presidential poll; Assad expected to run, win
Palestinian rivals to try again for unity deal
After seven-year rift, Palestinian rivals to try again for unity deal leading to elections
Pakistan's army wants TV news channel shut down
Pakistan's powerful army asks government to shut down leading TV channel over 'false' reports
Video: Stothert says Crossroads project is 'full speed ahead,' but she won't support bond issue
96th Street to have head-to-head traffic
Ex-Obama official urges approval of Keystone XL pipeline
Benefit to be held for family of Omaha shooting victim
Omaha Personnel Board to weigh a ‘ban-the-box’ proposal for city job applications
New Alegent Creighton Clinic to open in Council Bluffs
Grace: Your older self has a request — use sunscreen
At NU's helm, J.B. Milliken built the university by building relationships with state leaders
Kelly: Huskers' glory days of '80s live on — on the small screen and on stage
Agreement reached to end dog racing at Bluffs Run at end of 2015
Beau McCoy calls Pete Ricketts a 'convenient conservative' for immigration stance
Police ID body found near 36th, Seward Streets
World champion Crawford's promoter working to have title defense at CenturyLink Center
Hail, strong winds, heavy rain hit south-central Nebraska
'Fairly old' human skull found in Mills County
Kelly: Started at a dining room table, Home Instead thriving at 20 with $1B in annual revenue
Omaha crash victim, 19, had touched many lives
Firefighters take on 'fully engulfed barn fire'
Council Bluffs school board approves new district headquarters
Officials announce effort to lure more veterans to Nebraska
SB 132nd Street lane closed
Shane Osborn grabs several endorsements
New public employee pay data: Douglas, Lancaster, Sarpy Counties, plus utilities
Database: How much did Medicare pay your doctor?
Omaha area may get 1 inch of rain tonight
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Kelly: Huskers' glory days of '80s live on — on the small screen and on stage
The 1984 NFL draft was unusual for the Nebraska Cornhuskers, and these days it's remembered in the name of a rock band, the 1984 Draft. Tonight, the band will be featured nationally on the NFL Network in a documentary about — what else? — the 1984 draft.
Kelly: Started at a dining room table, Home Instead thriving at 20 with $1B in annual revenue
The idea that Paul Hogan had studied and then hatched at his mother's table was that older people, rather than moving in with relatives or to an assisted-living center, would much prefer to stay home instead.
Breaking Brad: Nebraska GOP candidates unified against naked squirrels
Some of these Nebraska campaigns are tilting pretty far right. At a recent forum, there was a consensus that we need to ban public dancing and clothe naked squirrels in public parks.
Breaking Brad: Inside the mind of a 99-year-old real estate agent
I saw an article about a 99-year-old real estate agent who's still working. “This house is extra special. It has indoor toilets!”
Breaking Brad: Into the claw machine! Florida kid follows Lincoln kid's lead
In Fort Lauderdale, Fla., a child climbed inside a claw machine. Hey, Florida kid: Nobody likes a copycat.
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