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George H.W Bush Hospitalized

George H. W. Bush Hospitalized

Former President George H.W. Bush was hospitalized yesterday with an infection after wife's funeral; appears to be recovering.

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Signatures fall short in attempt to call special session

Secretary of State John Gale says his office has not received the requisite number of signatures from state senators indicating that they would join the effort to call a special session of the legislature to deal with property taxes. 

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Local grocery stores have been double-checking produce Video included

Local grocery stores such as super saver and hyvee are clearing their shelves and checking their produce.

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Van hits pedestrians in Toronto, driver in custody Lincoln News

Van hits pedestrians in Toronto, driver in custody

A white van hit pedestrians in Toronto, Canada, today, injuring a possible eight to 10 people, police said. 

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Northeast sophomore arrested in murder of Edgar Union Jr. Video included

16-year-old Natavian Morton was taken into custody, charged with second degree murder, two counts of use of weapon to commit a felony and shooting into an occupied dwelling.

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House fire near UNL East Campus Video included

We have a reporter at the scene and will bring you updates when they become available. 

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iPacesetters and Work USA hosting job fair Lincoln News

iPacesetters and Work USA hosting job fair Video included

iPacesetters and Work USA would like to team up with you, in efforts to help spread the word about our upcoming job fair. 

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LPD warns of dating site scam

LPD warns of dating site scam

LPD says the men targeted met someone posing as a woman on the dating website MeetMe.com The woman sent nude photos, then a man called the victims posing as a police officer. 

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Nelly, Juvenile to play in Lincoln

Nelly, Juvenile to play in Lincoln

Nelly will perform a street concert in Lincoln on June 30th.

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Lincoln Police and Nebraska State Patrol search for car theft suspect

Lincoln Police and Nebraska State Patrol search for car theft suspect

Posted By: Channel 8 Eyewitness News 8@klkntv.com Police have currently set a perimeter near 13th and South Street while searching for the driver of a stolen vehicle. The vehicle was taken from 11th and G Street. Officers engaged in a short pursuit after locating the vehicle on 13th and South. The driver kicked a female passenger out and left her in an alley, and shortly after, abandoned the car. Lincoln Police K9 and Nebraska State Patrol air support are assisting with the searc...

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Women in public office say harassment rising in Nebraska

Women in public office say harassment rising in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Female lawmakers and city council members say those who take stands on controversial issues have endured an unprecedented barrage of public harassment in Nebraska, including vulgar name-calling and pornographic emails. But most are adamant that they will continue to speak up despite the harassment. The women have been criticized on business signs, told women don't belong in government, told they're not intelligent and have received notes calling them vulgar name... More>>

Omaha man dies, 90, after daughter backs SUV into a pond

Omaha man dies, 90, after daughter backs SUV into a pond

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The Nebraska State Patrol says a 90-year-old Omaha man died after his daughter backed their SUV into a pond. The crash happened shortly after 9 p.m. Saturday near Two Rivers State Recreation Area west of Omaha. State Patrol Lt. Matt Sutter says 61-year-old Joni Carveth of Fresno, California, backed the vehicle out of a driveway and into the pond. Carveth's father, Dewey Andersen, had trouble getting out of the GMC Yukon. Carveth ran to a nearby home to call for h...

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Police investigating multiple calls of shots fired

Police investigating multiple calls of shots fired Video included

Posted By: Channel 8 Eyewitness News 8@klkntv.com Sunday night into early Monday morning, LPD has been responding to reports of shots fired in multiple locations around Lincoln. The first call came in around 10:30 p.m. Sunday night on the 2200 block of Dudley Street of three shots fired.  Police say following an argument about money, a male subject fired multiple rounds from a handgun and no injuries were reported. The shooter fled from the scene in a black Dodge Avenger drive...

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Lincoln church holds Easter egg hunt for kids with special needs

Lincoln church holds Easter egg hunt for kids with special needs Video included

Over 12,000 eggs were delivered to around 100 children from a helicopter onto a field near the Abbott Sports Complex.

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Lincoln Children's Museum is the oldest "Green" building in the downtown area Video included

The Lincoln Children's Museum (LCM) is much more than a popular tourist attraction... It's actually a pioneer when it comes to preserving the environment. 

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