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Cat missing 5 years returned to Indiana woman thanks to implanted microchip
Extra crispy: Truck carrying 40,000 pounds of french fries burns in parking lot in Maine
Deer on Czech-German border still respect former Iron Curtain 25 years after fall of communism
Mayor's menu filled up: 1 day, 24 restaurants
What's on the menu? From ribs to cupcakes, mayor spends day eating at town's 24 restaurants
Woman says beau stole her dog, TV on 1st date
Woman says beau she met online stole her Yorkshire Terrier, flat-screen TV on their 1st date
Alleged fraudster visits Austrian police, arrested
Man arrested for alleged fraud in Austria after asking police whether he faces investigation
Teen suspended for asking Miss America to prom
Teen suspended from school after asking Miss America to be his prom date during assembly
Bryant U. cracks down on selfies at graduation
Bryant University asks students not to take selfies with president on graduation stage
Professor: 'Game of Thrones' pic got me suspended
New Jersey professor claims he was suspended over 'Game of Thrones' T-shirt picture
Tacoma zoo's trained owl spooked, flies off
Fly, Forrest, Fly: Tacoma zoo's trained owl spooked, flies off; may be in nearby park
Man avoids $525 fine for refill at SC hospital
Man reprimanded for refilling drink at SC hospital without paying 89 cents; $525 fine dropped
Easter butter lamb gets 'pardon' at Buffalo market
Easter butter lamb gets 'pardon' at Buffalo market; food sculpture is a Polish tradition
Did a German shepherd get called to jury duty?
Computer glitch makes it look like county summoned German shepherd to jury duty
Nebraska toddler gets stuck inside claw machine
Toddler unharmed after getting stuck inside claw crane machine at Nebraska bowling alley
Male cop dresses as Amish woman to stop flasher
Male cop dresses as Amish woman to nab suspect who was flashing Amish children in Pennsylvania
Police: Man comes to courthouse in stolen car
Police: Man arrested after coming to California courthouse in stolen car
After attack, officials kill 5 bears in Florida
Florida officials: 5 bears killed after woman attacked, dragged in driveway of her home
Man with 1st name 'God' sues credit rating agency
New Yorker sues credit rating agency for refusing to recognize 1st name 'God' as legitimate
Judge says flashing headlights is free speech
Oregon judge says flashing headlights to warn drivers of police presence is free speech
Crocodile caught wandering around California mall
Authorities catch stray 4-foot crocodile left abandoned at California shopping center
NC man sentenced to jail for sucking woman's toes
North Carolina man who sucked woman's toes at Wal-Mart sentenced to 60 days in jail
Washington state sewage plant invites weddings
Sewage treatment plant near Seattle doubles as weddings venue; no odor, nice grounds
Cemetery copes with deer eating gravesite flowers
Cemetery copes with hungry deer eating gravesite flowers; visitors asked to bring faux foliage
Video: Stothert says Crossroads project is 'full speed ahead,' but she won't support bond issue
'Fairly old' human skull found in Mills County
World champion Crawford's promoter working to have title defense at CenturyLink Center
Omaha CrossFitter on cover of national magazine
Hy-Vee opens its first Omaha Market Cafe
One father's tale of overcoming infertility
Police i.d. body found near 36th, Seward Streets
West Corp.'s 1st-quarter profits up 33 percent
OSHA: Union Pacific must reinstate worker who reported injuries suffered on job
Recruiting update: Reviewing recent commits, Husker targets
Cowboys, Indians unite in opposition to Keystone XL pipeline
Hansen: Dying a year ago, Vi proves — at 87 — that it's never too late for a comeback
$450K in needed repairs means Iowa town pulling the plug on coffeepot-shaped water tower
Stock market ‘not rigged,’ TD Ameritrade CEO says
Here's the deal with that outdoor art near CenturyLink Center
Annie, My 12-year-old grandson insists on sleeping with Grammie
Lexington couple accused of injuring toddler
Primer: Hand-brewing coffee at home
Nebraska teacher convicted of sexually assaulting girl
Chinese man released on bond in seed piracy case
Small-town Nebraska native becomes big-time comic book writer
Congressional candidate's top aide lost duties, kept pay
'Bionic eye' helps man regain some vision
Kelly: Started at a dining room table, Home Instead thriving at 20 with $1B in annual revenue
Hurdlers give Huskers solid foundation
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