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Bomb, shooting in Egypt kills 2 police officers
Cairo bombing kills senior Egyptian police officer, another dies in raid in northern city
Train derails in Congo, dozens dead
Freight train derails in southeastern Congo; officials say at least 30 dead
Sherpas leave Everest; some expeditions nix climbs
Dozens of Sherpas leave Everest following deadly avalanche; some expeditions cancel climbs
Greece hits milestone, opens way for debt relief
Greece reached milestone in improving its finances, opens way for more debt relief
SKorean city full of grief prepares for more
Hometown of young victims of SKorean ferry wreck opens memorial, steels for 1st day of school
Captain who left doomed ferry had 40 years at sea
Nicest man on ship: Captain had 40 years' experience, love of sea, but abandoned sinking ferry
France unveils plan to fight jihadist threat
France unveils plan aimed at stopping youth from joining jihadist groups in Syria
Climate change likely to make Everest even riskier
Scientists say climate change will likely make climbing Everest riskier, less predictable
Material on Australian shore examined in jet hunt
Material that washed ashore in western Australia being examined in Malaysian jet search
In India's vote, Hindu holy city is battleground
In India's sprawling election, Hinduism's holiest city is most-watched battleground
Finalists named in Bloomberg European city contest
From Wales to Bulgaria, 21 finalists chosen in Bloomberg European city-innovation contest
Material on Australian shore examined in jet hunt
Material that washed ashore in western Australia being examined in Malaysian jet search
Blair: Radicalized Islam a growing threat
Tony Blair says West should work with Russia, China to fight 'radicalized Islam'
UN heads say Syria aid needs 'largely unanswered'
UN heads say their $6.5 billion appeal for Syria humanitarian aid remains 'largely unanswered'
AP PHOTOS: Syrians on treacherous trek to safety
AP PHOTOS: Under cover of darkness, Syrians make grueling nighttime trek to safety in Lebanon
Former Iron Curtain still barrier for deer
Deer on Czech-German border still respect former Iron Curtain 25 years after fall of communism
Pope John XXIII launched Vatican II and then some
Pope John XXIII, soon to be saint, ushered in Vatican II and changed face of papacy
SKorea ferry toll hits 146 as search gets tougher
SKorea ferry toll hits 146 as search gets tougher; divers break cabin walls to reach victims
Sherpas leave Everest; some expeditions nix climbs
Sherpas leave Everest in walkout following deadly avalanche; some expeditions cancel climbs
Obama visit to Asia seen as counterweight to China
Japan, Philippines, other Asian hosts looking to Obama visit as counterweight to China
More Nebraskans are electing to vote early
Kelly: Started at a dining room table, Home Instead thriving at 20 with $1B in annual revenue
Nebraska's U.S. Senate candidates stick to familiar topics at Omaha forum
8% of alcohol sellers checked in Omaha area last week sold booze to minors
OPS bus, SUV collide; no students onboard at the time
Waitress who served alcohol to teen before fatal crash gets jail time, probation
Lori Jenkins, charged as accessory in 4 murders, waives speedy trial
Iowa State servers hacked, nearly 30,000 SSNs at risk
New public employee pay data: Douglas, Lancaster, Sarpy Counties, plus utilities
2nd District House race: After 8 terms, Lee Terry knows how D.C. works — and doesn't
Bellevue man is killed at Minnesota dance hall after South Sudanese basketball tourney
Spring corn planting still sputters in Nebraska, Iowa, other key states
Nebraska banking and finance director to retire
19-year-old killed in one-vehicle crash at 72nd & Shirley
Gov. Heineman vetoes bill to ease restrictions on nurse practitioners
U.S. Senate race: State Auditor Mike Foley defends Shane Osborn against ad campaign
Public defender to represent Nikko Jenkins in sentencing
Mid-America Center on track for lower operating loss
Bluffs City Council approves dozens of new numbered street lights
National Law Enforcement Memorial Week set for May
Ted Cruz backs Pete Ricketts' campaign for governor
Omahan charged with 5th-offense DUI after street race causes rollover
2 blocks of Grover Street closed
Safety board report blames pilot error in 2013 crash that killed UNO student, passenger
Omaha man accused in shooting ordered held on $75,000 bail
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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: 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.
Breaking Brad: Even Chuck Hassebrook's throwing mud!
The Nebraska campaigns have turned so ugly, Democrat Chuck Hassebrook lobbed unfounded accusations at an imaginary opponent.
Breaking Brad: Kraft wiener recall is business opportunity for TD Ameritrade Park
Instead of returning the wieners, TD Ameritrade Park is calling them "cheese dogs" and charging double.
Breaking Brad: Photos with the Easter Bunny are so 2010
In a sign of the times, most kids ran out of patience waiting for a photo with the Easter Bunny at the mall, just snapped a selfie and went home.
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