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APNewsBreak: Africa land grabs endanger elephants
APNewsBreak: Land grabs in 1 of Africa's last elephant bastions puts herds in poachers' sights
John Paul's legacy stained by sex abuse scandal
John Paul's legacy stained by sex abuse scandal, none greater than embrace of Legion of Christ
US justices hear arguments in Argentina debt case
US Supreme Court to hear arguments from Argentina, creditors on access to foreign assets
Biden heads to Ukraine as tensions rise
Biden visiting Ukraine a day after violence erupts despite agreement aimed at easing tension
Japan PM sends offering to war shrine
Japan PM sends offering to shrine commemorating war criminals days before Obama visit
Cuba home woes endure despite real-estate reform
Cuba's chronic housing deficit endures despite touted real-estate, construction reforms
AP PHOTOS: Nicaraguan town drags chained 'Judases'
AP PHOTOS: Nicaraguan townspeople observe Good Friday by punishing chained 'Judases'
Prosecutor says 4 ferry crewmembers detained
Prosecutor says 4 more crewmembers detained over ferry sinking
Nigerians mark Easter amid mourning and fear
Mourning bomb blast victims, fearing fate of 85 abducted girls, Nigerians mark Easter
Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter
Pope Francis made an Easter Sunday plea for peace and dialogue in Ukraine and Syria, for an end to terrorist attacks against Christians in Nigeria and for more attention to the hungry and neediest close to home.
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Grim work for families as more bodies found from sunken ferry
There are no names listed as relatives huddle around white signboards to identify bodies from a sunken ferry — just the slimmest of clues about mostly young lives now lost.
Sherpas consider boycott after Everest disaster
Sherpas consider boycott after Everest disaster as funerals planned for 13 dead
Grim work for families as more bodies discovered
Grim work for families of South Korean ferry passengers as divers find many more new corpses
Malaysia, Flight 370 relatives talk financial help
Malaysia, Flight 370 relatives talk financial help; another plane makes emergency landing
Ahead of vote, Syria's Assad visits seized village
Ahead of vote, Syrian president marks Easter in recaptured Christian village near capital
Insurgents kill at least 11 Algerian soldiers
Islamist insurgents ambush Algerian military convoy in mountains, killing at least 11
AP Photos: Christians seek hope in Easter events
AP Photos: In holiest event of Christianity, followers seek hope, peace for troubled regions
8 killed in Finland parachutist plane accident
8 killed in Finland parachutist plane accident; 3 survived by jumping out with parachutes
In West Bank, teen offenders face different fates
In West Bank, Israeli and Palestinian teens arrested for rock throwing face different fates
Ukraine, Russia trade blame for shootout in east
Ukraine, Russia trade blame for a shootout in eastern Ukraine that leaves 3 dead
Firefighters put out industrial oven fire
Driver seriously injured in crash with semi
78th Street to close to through traffic
Primary battle between Battiato, Morrissey may be only race
UNMC appoints new dean for the college of dentistry
Jeff Corwin hopes to build connection with nature at Nebraska Science Festival
Metro transit recommends streetcar, rapid-transit bus line for Omaha
6-mile stretch of Highway 75 is the road not taken
After decades looking in, Republican Dan Frei seeks chance to take action
Cause of Omaha power outage along Regency Parkway unclear
Ben Sasse, Shane Osborn try to pin label of D.C. insider on each other
Curious about government salaries? Look no further
Easter Sunday temperatures climb into 80s in Omaha area
Omaha police investigate two nonfatal shootings
City Council to vote on adding Bluffs pedestrian safety lights
Sole big donor to Beau McCoy says he expects nothing in return
Convicted killer Nikko Jenkins might await his sentence in prison
Kelly: 70 years after a deadly D-Day rehearsal, Omahan, WWII vet will return to Europe
Midlands runners ready for Boston Marathon
Families from area shelters treated to meal at Old Chicago
Firefighters battle brush fire near Fontenelle Forest
Sioux City riverboat casino prepares to close, still hoping to be saved
Omaha high schoolers to help canvass for Heartland 2050
Mizzou alumni aim to attract veterinary students to Henry Doorly Zoo
Grant ensures that Sioux City can start building children's museum
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Kelly: 70 years after a deadly D-Day rehearsal, Omahan, WWII vet will return to Europe
A World War II veteran from Omaha will return this week to Europe to commemorate a tragedy in the run-up to D-Day.
Dickson’s Week in Review, April 13-19
On Twitter some guy tweeted that the spring game isn’t taken as seriously as a regular-season contest. What was your first clue? When the head coach entered waving a cat aloft?
Kelly: A California university president returns to her Nebraska roots on Ivy Day
The main speaker at today's Ivy Day celebration at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a college president who grew up roping calves and earned her Ph.D. at the prestigious Oxford University in England.
Breaking Brad: Stuck in a claw machine? You get no Easter candy
I know of one kid in Lincoln who will be receiving a lump of coal from the Easter Bunny, just as soon as he's extricated from that bowling alley claw machine.
Breaking Brad: Mountain lion season's over, but the bunny's fair game!
Thursday was the last day of a Nebraska Legislature session. Before leaving town, legislators passed a bill to hold a lottery to hunt the Easter Bunny.
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