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A recap of what got done — and what didn't — in the 2014 legislative session

A recap of what got done — and what didn't — in the 2014 legislative session

The Nebraska Legislature wraps up a busy, yet often rancorous and frustrating, session today. We offer you a checklist of major legislation passed, and not passed, this year.

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Ex-Iowan behind landmark free speech case recounts story in Bellevue

Ex-Iowan behind landmark free speech case recounts story in Bellevue

In 1965, Mary Beth Tinker, then 13, was among a handful of students who wore black armbands to her Des Moines junior high school to protest the Vietnam War.

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Kelly: Creighton's McDermotts put good faces on an Omaha tradition

Kelly: Creighton's McDermotts put good faces on an Omaha tradition

A comical roast Wednesday night in Omaha brought fans of Creighton basketball laughter by the bucketful. This time it was McJokes, not McBuckets, that entertained the Bluejay crowd.

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