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  1. Some Nebraskans at risk from data security breachRead the original story

    Monday | KHGI

    The Nebraska attorney general's office says nearly 105,000 Nebraskans could have had their personal information exposed as part of a huge data security breach. Attorney General Doug Peterson announced Monday that the breach of health insurer Anthem could lead to the exposure of names, addresses and Social Security numbers for 104,795 Nebraska residents.

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  2. Federal judge blocks Nebraska gay marriage banRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Washington Post

    Susan Waters, right, and Sally Waters speak at the University of Nebraska in Kearney, Neb., Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015. Susan and Sally Waters, one of seven same-sex couples who had sued to block Nebraska's ban on gay marriage, are touring Nebraska to discuss their pending case.

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  3. Nebraska winner-take-all bill clears first-round voteRead the original story

    Monday | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    An effort to reinstate the winner-take-all system in presidential elections has cleared a first-round vote in Nebraska's Legislature. Lawmakers voted 31-17 on Monday to advance the bill through the first of three required votes.

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  4. Nebraska police find pot inside container labeled 'Not Weed'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Harvard Hillside

    A man in Lincoln, Nebraska, has been cited for possessing pot inside a container that had been slapped with a label reading: "Not Weed." The Lincoln Journal Star reports that Lancaster County deputies stopped the man's vehicle around 9 p.m. Saturday.

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  5. State & ACLU Respond to Judge's Decision to Lift Same-Sex Marriage BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Live news conferences were held Monday afternoon - one, by Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts and Attorney General Doug Peterson, the other, by the ACLU. These conferences were in response to the Judge Joseph Bataillon's decision to overturn Nebraska's same-sex marriage ban, effective March 9th.

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  6. FHSU wrestling sending four to nationalsRead the original story

    Monday | Hays Daily News

    ... regionals. FHSU, ranked No. 17 in the country, took fifth place at the regional with 63.5 points. The University of Nebraska-Kearney won with 128.5 points, followed by Western State (117 points) and Colorado Mesa (107 points).

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  7. Federal Judge blocks Nebraska's gay marriage banRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    ... block enforcement of the ban while a lawsuit challenging the ban is pending. The American Civil Liberties Union of Nebraska sued the state in November on behalf of seven same-sex couples challenging the ban, which passed with the approval of 70 ...

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  8. Nebraska police find pot inside container labeled a Not WeedaRead the original story

    Monday | KDWN

    A man in Lincoln, Nebraska, has been cited for possessing pot inside a container that had been slapped with a label reading: "Not Weed." The Lincoln Journal Star reports that Lancaster County deputies stopped the man's vehicle around 9 p.m. Saturday.

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  9. Nebraska Cannot Ban Same-Sex Marriage, Judge SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | RollingStone

    A federal judge has ruled that Nebraska's proposed ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional. U.S. District Judge Joseph Bataillon's decision could allow couples to marry in the state within a week, according to Reuters .

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  10. 1 killed, 2 others hurt in Nebraska Panhandle collisionRead the original story

    Monday | KHGI

    Authorities say a 72-year-old woman has been killed in a car collision with a semitrailer in the Nebraska Panhandle. The accident occurred about 8:45 a.m. Sunday.

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  11. Conservative property rights advocacy groups silent on taking of land to build Keystone XLRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Kos

    Josh Israel and Katie Valentine at ThinkProgress have taken note of how organizations like the Institute for Justice and Heritage Foundation that are normally at the forefront of property rights advocacy have been dead silent about TransCanada's the taking of people's land to build the Keystone XL pipeline: "I have not seen a single group that would normally rail against eminent domain speak up on behalf of farmers or ranchers on the Keystone XL route," said Jane Kleeb, founder of the anti-Keystone group Bold Nebraska. That's surprising to Kleeb, whose organization is supporting the efforts of a group of Nebraska landowners along the pipeline's proposed route who have held out against giving TransCanada access to their land.

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  12. More Than 100,000 Nebraskans Affected By Anthem Data Security BreachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    On Wednesday, the Nebraska State Attorney General's Office was informed that 104,795 Nebraskans were affected by the massive data security breach reported earlier this month by health insurer Anthem, Inc. The breach, which was first publically reported on February 5, 2015, involved the potential exposure of personal information including names, addresses, and social security numbers. Anthem is sending notices to all Nebraskans affected by the breach by U.S. Mail.

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  13. Five UNO Students, One Alum to Travel to Clinton Global Initiative ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Five students from the University of Nebraska at Omaha , and one alumna currently at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, will join hundreds of their peers from across the world, from Friday, March 6, through Sunday, March 8, to help solve the world's toughest challenges. As part of the 2015 Clinton Global Initiative University conference, being held on the University of Miami campus in Coral Gables, the six students will present three projects that focus on issues important to them: STEM education, mentorship and animal welfare.

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  14. Warren Officially Tabbed As Defensive Backs CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | University of North Carolina

    University of North Carolina head coach Larry Fedora announced Monday that Charlton Warren has been hired as UNC's defensive backs coach. Warren comes to Chapel Hill from Nebraska where he worked with recently hired UNC defensive assistant John Papuchis.

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  15. Disease-carrying fleas abound on New York City's ratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... mortality and costs. Researchers at Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) in Boston have found that many of ... The Nebraska Biocontainment Unit (NBU), located at the Nebraska Medical Center, has shared its protocol for Ebola patient discharge, ...

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  16. Cops Find Weed In Sour Cream Container Marked 'Not Weed'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Switched

    A man in Lincoln, Nebraska, has been cited for possessing pot inside a container that had been slapped with a label reading: "Not Weed." The Lincoln Journal Star reports that Lancaster County deputies stopped the man's vehicle around 9 p.m. Saturday.

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  17. Laux stepping downRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Hastings Tribune

    With the completion of the state wrestling dual tournament on Saturday at the University of Nebraska-Kearney, the 2014-2015 wrestling season came to a close.

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  18. Tigers take fifth at state dualsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Hastings Tribune

    ... in Kearney. KEARNEY - Saturday marked the third annual state wrestling dual tournament at the University of Nebraska-Kearney. For the second straight season, Hastings High qualified for the tournament. The Tigers finished the day with a dual record ...

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  19. Author shares story behind bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Hastings Tribune

    ... but she waited until she retired to publish a book about the first African American to play football at Nebraska. Nelson, who lives in Stromsburg, published her book, "More than Football: George Flippin's Stromsburg Years," last October. The book ...

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  20. Sandeen welcomes 'moral victory'Read the original story

    Monday | The Hastings Tribune

    ... District Judge Joseph Bataillon announced this morning he was ruling against the state's gay marriage ban. However, Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson was waiting in the wings with an appeal to the ruling ready to go. "Nebraska's motto is ...

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