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Jodie Foster weds artist Alexandra Hedison
Jodie Foster weds artist girlfriend Alexandra Hedison in weekend ceremony
Syrian activists accuse Assad of new gas attacks
Syrian activists, medics accuse Assad government of chlorine gas attacks; Syria denies it
Rail safety effort marred by squabbling
Effort to make rail tank cars used to ship crude oil safer marked by squabbling
Some notable social media gaffes, missteps
NYPD the latest, but certainly not the first, to feel wrath when Twitter campaign backfires
Some notable social media gaffes, missteps
NYPD the latest, but certainly not the first, to feel wrath when Twitter campaign backfires
Russian social media CEO quits, flees country
Founder of Russia's leading social media network quits company, flees country
Facebook 1Q results soar; CFO to step down
Facebook's 1st-quarter soar to surpass expectations, CFO to step down
US weighs clemency for inmates jailed for 10 years
Clemency for some federal prisoners: Nonviolent 10-year inmates encouraged to ask for release
US weighs clemency for inmates jailed for 10 years
Clemency for some federal prisoners: Nonviolent 10-year inmates encouraged to ask for release
Russian social media CEO quits, flees country
Founder of Russia's leading social media network quits company, flees country
Bashtag: NYPD Twitter campaign backfires
Bashtag: NY Police Department learns the hard way that Twitter campaigns can backfire
Batteries in baby video monitors recalled
Summer Infant expands recall to 800,000 for baby monitor batteries, property damage reported
New social networks connect cooks and diners
New breed of peer-to-peer apps is moving the chef-diner relationship outside restaurants
California mom, TSA settle breast milk lawsuit
California mom detained at airport over breast-milk dispute wins $75K in lawsuit against TSA
Brazil enacts Internet 'Bill of Rights'
Brazil's new Internet 'Bill of Rights,' promotes privacy, ensures net neutrality
Study: Gene therapy may boost cochlear implants
Researchers add gene therapy to cochlear implants in deaf animals, aiming to improve hearing
Indiana cat missing 5 years reunited with owner
Cat missing 5 years returned to Indiana woman thanks to implanted microchip
Soldier convicted in WikiLeaks case gets new name
Soldier who gave classified documents to WikiLeaks granted name change from Bradley to Chelsea
Soldier convicted in WikiLeaks case gets new name
Soldier who gave classified documents to WikiLeaks granted name change from Bradley to Chelsea
For Wrigley, it's party of a century
Wrigley Field gets party of a century on 100th anniversary of first game at ballpark
World champion Crawford's promoter working to have title defense at CenturyLink Center
Police i.d. body found near 36th, Seward Streets
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
Gov. Heineman vetoes bill to ease restrictions on nurse practitioners
Nebraska banking and finance director to retire
Waitress who served alcohol to teen before fatal crash gets jail time, probation
Owners of exotic dance bar deny prostitution allegations
More Nebraskans are electing to vote early
A day after Ricketts endorsement, Ted Cruz backs Sasse for Senate
TD Ameritrade says profit up 35 percent in second quarter
Some city streets remain closed
Nebraska's U.S. Senate candidates stick to familiar topics at Omaha forum
19-year-old killed in one-vehicle crash at 72nd & Shirley
8% of alcohol sellers checked in Omaha area last week sold booze to minors
OPS bus, SUV collide; no students onboard at the time
Lori Jenkins, charged as accessory in 4 murders, waives speedy trial
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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: 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.
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.
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