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The Fort Morgan Times
Cattleman's Day focuses on everyday issuesThe third annual Northeast Colorado Cattleman's Day focused on practical ways f
Cattleman's Day focuses on everyday issues
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 4 hours ago
The third annual Northeast Colorado Cattleman's Day focused on practical ways for beef producers to keep their industry alive. The four-hour event was held Thursday at the Morgan County Fairgrounds. Five extension agents from the University of... Read more
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PhysOrg
A new form of frozen water? Scientists reveal new ice with record-low densityIce's molecular configuration. Credit: Yingying Huang and Chongqin Zhu Amid the
A new form of frozen water? Scientists reveal new ice with record-low density
PhysOrg / Posted 22 hours ago
Ice's molecular configuration. Credit: Yingying Huang and Chongqin Zhu Amid the season known for transforming Nebraska into an outdoor ice rink, a University of Nebraska-Lincoln-led research team has predicted a new molecular form of the slippery... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
McGahan works her way to topMarilyn McGahan considers herself to be extremely fortunate. It’s been more th
McGahan works her way to top
North Platte Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Marilyn McGahan considers herself to be extremely fortunate. It’s been more than four years since she retired, but the people she met, the places she visited and the opportunities she was presented with throughout her 37-year career still seem... Read more
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Sidney Sun Telegraph
12 local students named to UNL dean's list12 local students named to UNL dean's list Twelve local students were among th
12 local students named to UNL dean's list
Sidney Sun Telegraph / Posted yesterday
12 local students named to UNL dean's list Twelve local students were among the nearly 4,500 University of Nebraska-Lincoln students who have been named to the dean’s list for the fall semester of the 2015-16 academic year. Qualification for the... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, February 12, 2016 Deputy Geer gave his life protecting each of us from harm I sat at the inter
Email letters, February 12, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Deputy Geer gave his life protecting each of us from harm I sat at the intersection of 25 Rd. and Patterson Thursday afternoon as a long procession of sheriff and police cars passed en route to the Callahan-Edfast... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Heather Wilhelm: Draft debate reveals absurdities of modern feminismThe GOP debate preceding the New Hampshire primary was disastrous for many reas
Heather Wilhelm: Draft debate reveals absurdities of modern feminism
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
The GOP debate preceding the New Hampshire primary was disastrous for many reasons — Chris Christie’s kamikaze snarling, Marco Rubio’s deer-in-the-headlights moment, and the free pass granted to Donald Trump by his terrified rivals count among the... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit Lions to hire Denver Broncos assistant Brian Callahan as QB coachThe Detroit Lions are planning to hire Denver Broncos offensive assistant Brian
Detroit Lions to hire Denver Broncos assistant Brian Callahan as QB coach
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
The Detroit Lions are planning to hire Denver Broncos offensive assistant Brian Callahan to coach the team's quarterbacks, according to Fox Sports. The Lions declined comment as the move isn't official. Callahan, a former walk-on quarterback at... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Ultrasound-activated microbubbles help preserve healthy heart tissueResearchers funded by the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengin
Ultrasound-activated microbubbles help preserve healthy heart tissue
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
Researchers funded by the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering used ultrasound-activated microbubbles to improve preservation of heart muscle and function in a pig heart attack model. Based on this success, the method is now in... Read more
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Nodaway News Leader
NNL 20: a few of our guest columnistsEditor’s note: This is a series about the newspaper leading up to our 20th bir
NNL 20: a few of our guest columnists
Nodaway News Leader / Posted yesterday
Editor’s note: This is a series about the newspaper leading up to our 20th birthday. Guest columnist Dr. Frank Grispino starting contributing columns to the NNL when the paper began 20 years ago. Originally from southeastern Kansas, he attended... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Several former GJ Rockies invited to spring training with Rockies Baseball Several former Grand Junction Rockies are among the 22 nonroster
Several former GJ Rockies invited to spring training with Rockies
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Baseball Several former Grand Junction Rockies are among the 22 nonroster players to receive invitations to the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Opponents urge lawmakers to snuff out tobacco tax increaseLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) � Nebraska's tobacco tax could more than double under a bill
Opponents urge lawmakers to snuff out tobacco tax increase
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) � Nebraska's tobacco tax could more than double under a bill that is drawing praise from health officials but strong criticism from retailers, grocers and smokers. A legislative committee heard testimony Thursday on a bill by Sen.... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Shady Shores mayor dies at 69When Cindy Spencer retired from a 28-year career teaching math, she carried wit
Shady Shores mayor dies at 69
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
When Cindy Spencer retired from a 28-year career teaching math, she carried with her a resounding can-do attitude throughout her time as a Shady Shores Town Council member and mayor. Spencer, 69, died Wednesday night in her Shady Shores home after a... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Buffet Cancer Center scheduled to open in spring 2017Some the biggest supporters of the new high-rise in midtown Omaha hope the buil
Buffet Cancer Center scheduled to open in spring 2017
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted yesterday
Some the biggest supporters of the new high-rise in midtown Omaha hope the building will become obsolete, which would mean the Buffet Cancer Center met its mission to find cures. Kiewit has about 500 people on site currently, many donning hard hats... Read more
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The Providence Journal
At the Schools: Golden Dozen honored for classroom, athletic achievements Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 7:02 PM Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 7:02 PM He averaged
At the Schools: Golden Dozen honored for classroom, athletic achievements
The Providence Journal / Posted yesterday
Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 7:02 PM Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 7:02 PM He averaged 5.4 tackles per game and 18.7 yards on 36 pass receptions last fall, but those football... Read more
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Sidney Sun Telegraph
From Sidney to Sydney Wiedeburg nets summer internship in Australia Sidney resident Meghan Wiedebu
From Sidney to Sydney
Sidney Sun Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Wiedeburg nets summer internship in Australia Sidney resident Meghan Wiedeburg will intern this summer in Sydney, Australia. A Sidney resident will head to Sydney, Australia, this summer for an eight-week internship... Read more
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SkyHi Daily News
Hamilton: Socialism, the parable of the lemonade standSatire: Our teenage daughter decided to raise money for that cute kid you see o
Hamilton: Socialism, the parable of the lemonade stand
SkyHi Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Satire: Our teenage daughter decided to raise money for that cute kid you see on TV, trying to raise money for his children’s hospital. Because we made sure her bedtime stories were inspired by Ludwig von Mises, Russell Kirk, and William F. Buckley,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
In first season as pro, Solar Bears goalie makes big stridesRyan Massa went into his senior year at the University of Nebraska-Omaha with t
In first season as pro, Solar Bears goalie makes big strides
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Ryan Massa went into his senior year at the University of Nebraska-Omaha with two goals. Complete his degrees in finance, banking and portfolio management and make sure his days of competitive hockey did not end with graduation. "I was an undrafted... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Citrus In The Snow: Geothermal Greenhouses Grow Local Produce In WinterFor the Midwesterner who likes to eat local, this time of year is a challenge.
Citrus In The Snow: Geothermal Greenhouses Grow Local Produce In Winter
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
For the Midwesterner who likes to eat local, this time of year is a challenge. Browse the produce shelves in middle America – or any place where snow falls in winter – and you'll find carrots from Mexico and peppers from Peru. Some visionaries think... Read more
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The Hindu
Is climate change helping Zika spread?As climate change reaches almost every corner of the Earth’s ecology, different
Is climate change helping Zika spread?
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
As climate change reaches almost every corner of the Earth’s ecology, different diseases could be unleashed. The outbreak of Zika virus in Central and South America is of immediate concern to pregnant women in the region, but for some experts the... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Expanded gambling proposals discussed at state capitolGambling with the Good Life (GWGL) announced their plans opposing Keep the Mone
Expanded gambling proposals discussed at state capitol
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 2 days ago
Gambling with the Good Life (GWGL) announced their plans opposing Keep the Money in Nebraska's (KMN) effort to let Nebraska voters to decide the future of gambling in the state. The plans were announced in a press conference on Thursday. GWGL wants... Read more
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GoPSUsports.com
Womens Gymnastics Travels to Ohio StateUNIVERSITYPARK, Pa. - The Penn State women’s gymnastics team continues its two-
Womens Gymnastics Travels to Ohio State
GoPSUsports.com / Posted 2 days ago
UNIVERSITYPARK, Pa. - The Penn State women’s gymnastics team continues its two-meet Big Ten road trip Saturday at Ohio State at 4 p.m. The Nittany Lions are coming off their first win of the season last weekend at Michigan State as Penn State (1-3,... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Climate change may have helped spread Zika virus according to WHO scientistsThe outbreak of Zika virus in Central and South America is of immediate concern
Climate change may have helped spread Zika virus according to WHO scientists
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
The outbreak of Zika virus in Central and South America is of immediate concern to pregnant women in the region, but for some experts the situation is a glimpse of the sort of public health threats that will unfold due to climate change. “Zika is... Read more
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Calgary Sun
University of Calgary Dinos basketball program attracts talent from all over worldLikened to the United Nations of Canada West men’s basketball, the University o
University of Calgary Dinos basketball program attracts talent from all over world
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Likened to the United Nations of Canada West men’s basketball, the University of Calgary Dinos have fostered a reputation that is attracting talent from far and wide. “It’s a great opportunity for people in Germany to combine university and... Read more
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Orange County Register
The controversy at Mount St. Mary's goes national after professors are firedProfessors from universities across the country – from Stanford to North Caroli
The controversy at Mount St. Mary's goes national after professors are fired
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
Professors from universities across the country – from Stanford to North Carolina Central to the University of Nebraska to Harvard – signed a petition Tuesday calling on the Mount St. Mary’s University administration to reinstate professors who had... Read more
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NBA.com
Tuning out dissenters nothing new for tough-minded LueThere is no truth to the rumor that next year, NBA D-League players who get hot
Tuning out dissenters nothing new for tough-minded Lue
NBA.com / Posted 3 days ago
There is no truth to the rumor that next year, NBA D-League players who get hot while called up on a 10-day contract will be eligible to start for the East or West in the annual showcase event. The new Cleveland Cavaliers coach, Tyronn Lue, talks... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Video Chat Your Way Into College: How Tech Is Changing The Admissions ProcessPhoto by LA Johnson NPR Before he arrived in Omaha as a doctoral student in co
Video Chat Your Way Into College: How Tech Is Changing The Admissions Process
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
Photo by LA Johnson NPR Before he arrived in Omaha as a doctoral student in computer science, Jason Jie Xiong says, "I didn't even know there was a state called Nebraska." Jie Xiong, 29, who hails from a small city outside Shanghai, had landed a... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Champagnie puts her name at top of Barton record booksThe Barton women’s track history is long and storied. One of, if not the best i
Champagnie puts her name at top of Barton record books
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
The Barton women’s track history is long and storied. One of, if not the best in the history of the NJCAA. So setting records is not as easy task. Especially in events that featured future Olympic athletes. But Ayesha Champagnie did just that this... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Wilson, Adderly hit 400m qualifying mark for Barton menThe list of events the Barton men’s track team will take competitors for the NJ
Wilson, Adderly hit 400m qualifying mark for Barton men
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
The list of events the Barton men’s track team will take competitors for the NJCAA Indoor Championships added the 400m at the Frank Sevigne Invitational this past weekend. The Cougars made it 13 of the 19 events they have qualified at least one... Read more
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Bluffton Today
Local business briefsCurves to celebrate anniversary Curves of Bluffton will celebrate 14 years in
Local business briefs
Bluffton Today / Posted 3 days ago
Curves to celebrate anniversary Curves of Bluffton will celebrate 14 years in business with a party from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday. Curves opened in Bluffton on Dr. Mellichamp Drive in January 2002 and moved to its current location on Red Cedar... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Volunteer’s family touched by Ben Carson’s response to their lossAUSTIN — The family of a West Texas student killed in a car accident last month
Volunteer’s family touched by Ben Carson’s response to their loss
Dallas Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
AUSTIN — The family of a West Texas student killed in a car accident last month while volunteering for Republican Ben Carson’s presidential campaign said they are touched by the way the candidate has honored his memory. Braden Joplin, a 25-year-old... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
UNO, UNL basketball players named to Good Works TeamThere are five finalists for the 2016 Allstate NABC Good Works Team and the sta
UNO, UNL basketball players named to Good Works Team
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 4 days ago
There are five finalists for the 2016 Allstate NABC Good Works Team and the state of Nebraska can claim two of them. Shavon Shields, a senior at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, became the first Husker men's basketball player to be named to the... Read more
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McCook Daily Gazette
Search committees should keep public involved in the processThe public's business must be done in public. That's especially true when it c
Search committees should keep public involved in the process
McCook Daily Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
The public's business must be done in public. That's especially true when it comes to selecting leadership for major institutions like the University of Nebraska. However, a hearing on LB1109 Wednesday will help decide whether our state actually... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Sen. Garrett says biggest obstacle to medical pot bill is pharmaceutical companiesNebraska lawmakers will consider a bill this session allowing doctors to prescr
Sen. Garrett says biggest obstacle to medical pot bill is pharmaceutical companies
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 4 days ago
Nebraska lawmakers will consider a bill this session allowing doctors to prescribe medical marijuana for certain conditions. Sen. Tommy Garrett, who is behind the bill and wants Nebraska to become the 24th state to legalize medical marijuana, says... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Jerod Lauby of Big Sandy named to Dean's List - LINCOLN NE ()-- Jerod Matthew Lauby of Big Sandy has been named to the Deans' List/Explore Center List of Distinguished Students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for the fall semester ...LINCOLN, NE (02/08/2016)-- Jerod Matthew Lauby of Big Sandy has been named to t
Jerod Lauby of Big Sandy named to Dean's List - LINCOLN NE ()-- Jerod Matthew Lauby of Big Sandy has been named to the Deans' List/Explore Center List of Distinguished Students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for the fall semester ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
LINCOLN, NE (02/08/2016)-- Jerod Matthew Lauby of Big Sandy has been named to the Deans' List/Explore Center List of Distinguished Students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for the fall semester of the 2015-16 academic year. Lauby, a sophomore... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
'Hot' Super Bowl ref Clete Blakeman steals Twitter users' heartsSuper Bowl 50 had a little bit for everyone: competitive football, funny commer
'Hot' Super Bowl ref Clete Blakeman steals Twitter users' hearts
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 days ago
Super Bowl 50 had a little bit for everyone: competitive football, funny commercials and a hot referee. Yes, NFL referee Clete Blakeman caught the eyes of some of the millions of viewers tuning in on Sunday. Blakeman started his refereeing career... Read more
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ajc.com
'Hot' Super Bowl ref Clete Blakeman steals Twitter users' heartsSuper Bowl 50 had a little bit for everyone: competitive football, funny commer
'Hot' Super Bowl ref Clete Blakeman steals Twitter users' hearts
ajc.com / Posted 5 days ago
Super Bowl 50 had a little bit for everyone: competitive football, funny commercials and a hot referee. Yes, NFL referee Clete Blakeman caught the eyes of some of the millions of viewers tuning in on Sunday. Ronald Martinez Blakeman started his... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
'Hot' Super Bowl ref Clete Blakeman steals Twitter users' heartsSuper Bowl 50 had a little bit for everyone: competitive football, funny commer
'Hot' Super Bowl ref Clete Blakeman steals Twitter users' hearts
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 5 days ago
Super Bowl 50 had a little bit for everyone: competitive football, funny commercials and a hot referee. Yes, NFL referee Clete Blakeman caught the eyes of some of the millions of viewers tuning in on Sunday. Ronald Martinez Blakeman started his... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
'Hot' Super Bowl ref Clete Blakeman steals Twitter users' heartsSuper Bowl 50 had a little bit for everyone: competitive football, funny commer
'Hot' Super Bowl ref Clete Blakeman steals Twitter users' hearts
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Super Bowl 50 had a little bit for everyone: competitive football, funny commercials and a hot referee. Yes, NFL referee Clete Blakeman caught the eyes of some of the millions of viewers tuning in on Sunday. Blakeman started his refereeing career... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
'Hot' Super Bowl Ref Clete Blakeman Steals Twitter Users' HeartsSuper Bowl 50 had a little bit for everyone: competitive football, funny commer
'Hot' Super Bowl Ref Clete Blakeman Steals Twitter Users' Hearts
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 5 days ago
Super Bowl 50 had a little bit for everyone: competitive football, funny commercials, hot referees ... Yeah, NFL referee Clete Blakeman caught the eyes of some of the millions of viewers tuning in on Sunday. Blakeman started his refereeing career... Read more
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KIVI Boise
'Hot' Super Bowl Ref Clete Blakeman Steals Twitter Users' HeartsSuper Bowl 50 had a little bit for everyone: competitive football, funny commer
'Hot' Super Bowl Ref Clete Blakeman Steals Twitter Users' Hearts
KIVI Boise / Posted 5 days ago
Super Bowl 50 had a little bit for everyone: competitive football, funny commercials, hot referees ... Yeah, NFL referee Clete Blakeman caught the eyes of some of the millions of viewers tuning in on Sunday. Blakeman started his refereeing career... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
'Hot' Super Bowl Ref Clete Blakeman Steals Twitter Users' HeartsSuper Bowl 50 had a little bit for everyone: competitive football, funny commer
'Hot' Super Bowl Ref Clete Blakeman Steals Twitter Users' Hearts
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 5 days ago
Super Bowl 50 had a little bit for everyone: competitive football, funny commercials, hot referees ... Yeah, NFL referee Clete Blakeman caught the eyes of some of the millions of viewers tuning in on Sunday. Blakeman started his refereeing career... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
'Hot' Super Bowl Ref Clete Blakeman Steals Twitter Users' HeartsSuper Bowl 50 had a little bit for everyone: competitive football, funny commer
'Hot' Super Bowl Ref Clete Blakeman Steals Twitter Users' Hearts
KGTV San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
Super Bowl 50 had a little bit for everyone: competitive football, funny commercials, hot referees ... Yeah, NFL referee Clete Blakeman caught the eyes of some of the millions of viewers tuning in on Sunday. Blakeman started his refereeing career... Read more
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E! Online
Super Bowl 2016's Hot Ref Was the Real WinnerDayummmmm! The Denver Broncos may have won Super Bowl 50, but Twitter is on fi
Super Bowl 2016's Hot Ref Was the Real Winner
E! Online / Posted 5 days ago
Dayummmmm! The Denver Broncos may have won Super Bowl 50, but Twitter is on fire with accolades for the #HotRef on the field at last night's game. His biceps did a number on that striped referee shirt, and viewers took notice. He also got a... Read more
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New Now Next
Super Bowl 50's Hot Daddy Ref Was The Real WinnerSuper Bowl 50’s Hot Daddy Ref Was The Real Winner Lady Gaga and Beyoncé blazed
Super Bowl 50's Hot Daddy Ref Was The Real Winner
New Now Next / Posted 5 days ago
Super Bowl 50’s Hot Daddy Ref Was The Real Winner Lady Gaga and Beyoncé blazed a trail of greatness across the Super Bowl stage yesterday, but it was the game’s super-hot head referee Clete Blakeman who soaked up most of the Internet’s... Read more
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Officer.com
Baltimore Police to Launch Mediation ProgramBaltimore is planning to put police officers face-to-face with people who have
Baltimore Police to Launch Mediation Program
Officer.com / Posted 5 days ago
Baltimore is planning to put police officers face-to-face with people who have filed complaints against them. Mediation sessions, meant to open up communication and improve police-community relations, could start within the next few weeks. Trained... Read more
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Air Force Times
Best for Vets: Business Schools 2016 — our 4th annual ranking of graduate degreesChuck Markos originally wanted an MBA to improve the quality of his small busin
Best for Vets: Business Schools 2016 — our 4th annual ranking of graduate degrees
Air Force Times / Posted 5 days ago
Chuck Markos originally wanted an MBA to improve the quality of his small business, but he didn’t know it would change the path he was on. After retiring from the Army in 2011 as a lieutenant colonel, Markos became the owner of a CrossFit gym in... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
UNL engineering professor works on snow-melting pavement technologyEven during the worst of Tuesday's blizzard, a patch of pavement stood out. The
UNL engineering professor works on snow-melting pavement technology
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 5 days ago
Even during the worst of Tuesday's blizzard, a patch of pavement stood out. The snow wouldn't stick, and if researchers get their way roads and driveways could behave exactly the same way. "This last snow it seemed so wet and so heavy," Mary Merritt... Read more
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The News & Observer
Duke University researcher: People aren’t ready for delivery drones | News & Observer February 7, 2016 11:00 AM Duke University expert says bi
Duke University researcher: People aren’t ready for delivery drones
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
| News & Observer February 7, 2016 11:00 AM Duke University expert says biggest hurdles involve people and... Read more
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Raw Story
Revealed: Contracts between cities and police unions guarantee complaints against cops will be kept secretContracts between police and city authorities, leaked after hackers breached th
Revealed: Contracts between cities and police unions guarantee complaints against cops will be kept secret
Raw Story / Posted 6 days ago
Contracts between police and city authorities, leaked after hackers breached the website of the country’s biggest law enforcement union, contain guarantees that disciplinary records and complaints made against officers are kept secret or even... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Leaked police files contain guarantees disciplinary records will be kept secretContracts between police and city authorities, leaked after hackers breached th
Leaked police files contain guarantees disciplinary records will be kept secret
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 6 days ago
Contracts between police and city authorities, leaked after hackers breached the website of the country’s biggest law enforcement union, contain guarantees that disciplinary records and complaints made against officers are kept secret or even... Read more
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