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MIT cop slain in Boston Marathon bombing manhunt is memorialized
The MIT community mourned Sean Collier’s death at a ceremony Friday at the school in Cambridge, Mass. With Collier’s family attending, Sara Ferry, a friend and graduate student, described his death as “moment of extreme evil.”

Russia promises support to ending Ukraine crisis
Russia promises wide but unspecified support in ending Ukraine crisis
Russia promises support to ending Ukraine crisis
Russia promises wide but unspecified support in ending Ukraine crisis
10 Things to Know: This Week's Takeaways
10 Things to Know: This Week's Takeaways
Student fought bureaucrats for Holocaust justice
College student fought Dutch bureaucrats to obtain justice for Amsterdam Holocaust survivors
Student fought bureaucrats for Holocaust justice
College student fought Dutch bureaucrats to obtain justice for Amsterdam Holocaust survivors
Religion builds bridges in ethnically split Cyprus
Religion helps heal Cyprus' ethnic division as Muslim, Christian leaders wage quiet diplomacy
4 French journalists held hostage in Syria freed
France's presidency: 4 French journalists held hostage in Syria since June have been freed.
4 French journalists held hostage in Syria freed
France's presidency: 4 French journalists held hostage in Syria since June have been freed.
Iran general urges Tehran to make new UN pick
Senior military official urges Iranian government to name new envoy after UN pick was rejected
Captain of sunken SKorean ferry, 2 crew arrested
Captain, 2 crew members of sunken SKorean ferry arrested; confirmed death toll climbs to 32
Captain of sunken SKorean ferry, 2 crew arrested
Captain, 2 crew members of sunken SKorean ferry arrested; confirmed death toll climbs to 32
Putin: no blocks to boosting relations with West
Putin says he sees no impediments to improving relations with West
13th body pulled from snow in Everest avalanche
Everest search teams recover body of 13th Sherpa killed in mountain's deadliest avalanche
13th body pulled from snow in Everest avalanche
Everest search teams recover body of 13th Sherpa killed in mountain's deadliest avalanche
Malaysia asks world to pray for missing plane clue
Malaysia asks world to pray for Flight 370 clue; robotic sub should finish search in a week
Malaysia asks world to pray for missing plane clue
Malaysia asks world to pray for Flight 370 clue; robotic sub should finish search in a week
Shedding light on Clinton's health overhaul flop
A look into Clinton-era health care struggle finds parallels with Obama's later burdens
Detroit gains home-ice advantage, tops Boston 1-0
Pavel Datsyuk's goal with 3:01 left gives Red Wings 1-0 win and home-ice advantage over Bruins
Analysis: Hoping legislative defeats boost turnout
Analysis: Both parties hope to boost turnout this fall with doomed legislation
Nebraska runners excited as Boston Marathon race day approaches
Keystone XL pipeline backers blast ‘political expediency’ as foes hail ruling to delay decision
Beals: Boy offers lessons of service, simplicity
Cab ride to airport (or anywhere in Omaha) could soon cost more
Midlands marathoners resolute after tragedy in Boston: 'We're going to keep running'
Obamacare: Census Bureau changes will hinder efforts to trace effects of health law
Interstate construction to cause lane shifts, closings in Omaha area
2 deaths stoke worries in Colorado about pot edibles
Iowa Supreme Court ruling won't halt cases against six voting felons
North Carolina fugitive being held in Waterloo, Iowa
Iowa officials approve $4M in tax credits for Tama meatpacking plant
Man, 21, shot in ankle while walking near 30th, W Streets
Teenager arrested after woman's purse is snatched outside Omaha store
Planning Commission gives OK to Kearney development
3 charged in connection with stolen credit card account numbers
Kelly: A California university president returns to her Nebraska roots on Ivy Day
Coming to Omaha: fun-focused sports league where every kids gets a trophy, parents promise to keep cool
Want a different garden? Turn to your local greenhouse, nursery
17 senators in Nebraska Legislature hit their (term) limits
Nebraska Supreme Court rejects Rulo cult leader's appeal, but execution still in limbo
Slaying of woman in Ralston apartment likely over drugs, police say
Escaped prisoner caught a day after fleeing from vehicle near Des Moines
Dems criticize governor hopeful Beau McCoy's ad in which he strikes a Barack Obama doll
Nebraska could make a call to the majors
Traveling abroad? A heads-up: Yellow fever vaccine is in short supply
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