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  1. USDA To Review Its Animal Welfare PolicyRead the original story

    Monday | Agri Marketing

    USDA TO REVIEW ITS ANIMAL WELFARE POLICY Jan. 26, 2015 Reuters reports: U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has directed agency staff to create and deliver an updated Animal Welfare Strategy plan within 60 days, according to an internal email reviewed by Reuters. The emailed memo from Chavonda Jacobs-Young, head of the agency's Agricultural Research Service, was sent to all Animal Research Service employees on Friday afternoon in response to recent media reports over controversial animal welfare conditions at its U.S. Meat Animal Research Center in Nebraska.

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  2. Syracuse football recruiting: Get to know linebacker commit Troy HendersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Post-Standard

    Each morning leading up to National Signing Day on Feb. 4, my Syracuse.com colleague Nate Mink and I will take a look at one of Syracuse football's verbal commitments for the Class of 2015 . Name : Troy Henderson Position : Linebacker Height : 6 feet, 1 inch Weight : 215 pounds High School : St. Edward High School Twitter : @_Troy3 Henderson, a three-star prospect, committed to Syracuse in June , citing his relationship with SU linebackers coach Clark Lea as the reason why he chose the Orange over Rutgers and Nebraska "by a percentage."

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  3. 1/26/2015Read the original story

    Monday | Digby

    Supporters and opponents of a Nebraska voter identification bill packed a public hearing Friday for a fierce debate over the measure. The Legislature's Government, Military and Veterans Affairs Committee heard heated arguments on a bill by Sen. Tyson Larson of O'Neill.

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  4. Report: Dan Quinn to Be Named Falcons Head CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... for Saturday, February 14. The Valentine's Banquet is designed for South Central Ca... Lincoln, Neb. - No. 13 Nebraska (7-1, 4-1 Big Ten) held a 10-6 lead after four matches before winning five in a row on its way to a 26-9 triumph over No. 21 ...

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  5. Deflate-gate: Patriots Players Support Coach's Scientific ExplanationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... for Saturday, February 14. The Valentine's Banquet is designed for South Central Ca... Lincoln, Neb. - No. 13 Nebraska (7-1, 4-1 Big Ten) held a 10-6 lead after four matches before winning five in a row on its way to a 26-9 triumph over No. 21 ...

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  6. CDC Guidelines On Getting Measles VaccinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KOLN-TV Lincoln

    Just this month alone, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that 68 people from 11 states have measles. Here in Nebraska, there are two confirmed cases.

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  7. Man dies in hospital after fire erupts in Bellevue apartmentRead the original story

    Monday | KHGI

    Authorities say a man has died at an Omaha hospital where he was taken after a fire at a Bellevue apartment. The fire was reported around 5:20 p.m. Sunday. Fire Battalion Chief Steve Wagner says the man died later at Nebraska Medical Center.

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  8. Splits on Iran, Cuba Dominate First GOP Presidential ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... Jan. 16 during the Mile High Night Hereford Sale in Denver. Kicking off the record-... Lincoln, Neb. - No. 13 Nebraska (7-1, 4-1 Big Ten) held a 10-6 lead after four matches before winning five in a row on its way to a 26-9 triumph over No. 21 ...

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  9. ObamaCare Must GoRead the original story

    Monday | Cactus Thorns

    ... income to be maintained. Why would anyone want ObamaCare insurance when its rates keep rising dramatically? In Nebraska the rates have nearly doubled and another article notes that "A 2014 study finds large numbers of doctors are declining to ...

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  10. Big Ten morning linksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ESPN

    Good morning. Only 24 days until pitchers and catchers report. But we get you caught up on Big Ten news reports every day ... 1. It has been the year of the Big Ten running back , so was it any surprise that two of them shined in Saturday's Senior Bowl? Nebraska's Ameer Abdullah won game MVP honors while leading the North to victory.

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  11. Highly touted McMorris trying to help right ship for women's basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Badger Herald Online

    ... and reliable jump-shooter. Despite the increased competition against ranked, conference opponents like Maryland, Nebraska and Rutgers, she has been able to maintain a confident demeanor. McMorris quickly realized that playing collegiate basketball ...

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  12. Matt's Monday Morning ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KETV-TV

    FORECAST... A WARM FRONT IS COMING ACROSS EASTERN NEBRASKA AND WESTERN IOWA THIS MORNING.ALONG THAT FRONT, THERE ARE A FEW CLOUDS AND NOT MUCH ELSE.TEMPERATURES ARE BEGINNING IN THE UPPER OMAHA!THERE IS A COLD FRONT THAT WILL SWING THROUGH THE IN GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS, BUT ALSO WARMING TEMPERATURES WELL INTO THE 50'S.ON THE HOURLY PLANNER, MOSTLY CLEAR AND COOL FOR THE MORNING DRIVE.BECOMING BREAK. MIDDAY TEMPERATURES ALREADY IN THE LOW TO MID 50'S! SUNNY, WINDY, AND WARM LATER THIS AFTERNOON WITH HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50'S.

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  13. Central Florida woman arrested in puppy's drowning at Nebraska airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Orlando Sentinel

    Police say they have arrested a Volusia County woman suspected of drowning a two-week-old puppy in a Nebraska airport bathroom so she could board a plane. Grand Island Police Sgt.

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  14. Why some foreign guests earn $3 more under Washington state's minimum wage lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | McClatchy

    ... H-2A rates for this year are at least $10 an hour in all states. The highest rate, $13.59 an hour, is for Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota and North Dakota, where many jobs, like harvesting wheat, require machinery operation. The average H-2A wages ...

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  15. Florida woman arrested in puppy's drowning at Nebraska airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | McClatchy

    A Central Florida woman arrived at a Nebraska airport on Friday with three puppies and two dogs but grew desperate when she was told she couldn't fly with the pups because they were too young. Then Cynthia Anderson allegedly drowned one of the puppies - a Doberman - in an airport bathroom in Grand Island, Neb., after trying to conceal the pooch in her carry-on luggage, according to Grand Island Police.

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  16. The Ord QuizRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | Ord Quiz

    ... behind third place Southern Valley (155). On Sat., Dec. 20 2014, Superbowl in Grand Island hosted the first ever Nebraska High School Bowling Federation (NHSBF) Class C Central Conference Tournament. The Chant boys fell to the Cozad Haymakers 56-46 ...

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  17. Looking back: Do you remember 2014a s biggest stories?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Cape Cod Times

    ... treating patients in his native Sierra Leone and was flown to America for treatment. He died of the virus at the Nebraska Medical Center on Nov. 17, showing that although many health-care workers have survived the virus, even treatment at the best ...

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  18. Biodiesel Industry Honors Champions, Career Long-AchievementsRead the original story

    Monday | Agri Marketing

    ... a leader in the biodiesel industry and much of that is due to these favorable policies. Inspiration: Greg Anderson, Nebraska Soybean Board . Nebraska soybean farmer, and long-time biodiesel advocate, Greg Anderson is considered by many an ...

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  19. Keystone XL: What's at StakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... construction, despite a White House promise of a veto. The State Department, after stalling its review because of a Nebraska court case, gives federal agencies a new deadline to weigh in. The 1,179-mile pipeline, first proposed in 2008, would carry ...

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  20. Glacier Creek Preserve looks to secure landRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KETV-TV

    Tom Bragg teaches ecology at the University of Nebraska-Omaha and runs the Glacier Creek Preserve near 144th and State streets. The reserve is 320 acres of natural education and research.

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