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American Hero Impressed by Kindness of Irish Strangers

The US tourist whose phone and wallet were robbed while rescuing a man from the Liffey River in Dublin has said he is overwhelmed...
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New Baby With “Call Me Maybe” Sign Awaits Soldier Dad’s First Hug

A Nebraska soldier who'd never seen his baby daughter was welcomed home this week by a sign so cute that the photo posted on...
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Pizza Man With Heart Funds Elderly Meals Program

The owner of Fox's Pizza, Tom Wynkoop, who earned media attention in early January after he volunteered to deliver their medicines to any homebound...
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Obama Signs Farm Bill Allowing Industrial Hemp Research

President Obama has signed the Farm Bill which contains an amendment to legalize hemp production for research purposes. Originally introduced by Representatives Jared Polis...
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2600 Strangers Comfort Dying Man With #SkyBluePink Photos

More than 2,600 people from around the world may have helped prolong the life of a dying Nebraska father by sending photos, notes and...
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AAA Trucks Turn Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Stranded motorists shouldn't be surprised if they see a pretty pastel tow truck show up. For the first time its 100-year history, AAA's classic...
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Remember the Little Boy Who Ran a 69-Yard Touchdown in April? His Cancer is in Remission!

Eight-year-old Nebraska football fan Jack Hoffman learned this week that his pediatric brain cancer is in remission. The boy captured hearts around the world after...
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Teen Produces “Miss Amazing” Pageants for Girls With Disabilities

Jordan Somer has been a believer in beauty pageants since she was 7 years old, when they began teaching her how to be confident...
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College Athletes Hand the Football to Boy With Cancer

To the Nebraska college football team and fans, this play was truly one of your finest moments the school has ever seen. Little Jack...
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Latina Sisters Aimed High, Defying Low Expectations

For the few Latino students living in Lincoln, Nebraska in the 1960's, the school's expectations were low. The high school counselor told Linda Hernandez and her...
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Man in Need of Heart Transplant Called A ‘Miracle’ After His Heart Heals Itself

A young man in dire need of a heart transplant shocked doctors and loved ones alike when his failing heart mended itself, the Omaha...
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At Last, a Year for State Budgets When the Sky is Not Falling

After a four-year run during which states had to close budget gaps of historic proportions, the term “surplus” is finally making a modest comeback...
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Hospital Visitation Rights for Unmarried and Gay Couples Take Effect Nationwide

This week, a new rule went into effect for hospitals across the nation to ease the longtime burden on unmarried or gay partners who,...
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Heartland States Send National Guard to Aid Afghan Farmers

National Guard troops from a half-dozen heartland states are taking their civilian farming know-how to Afghanistan in a little-noticed aspect of the Obama administration’s...

Everyone Wants to be Like Harold Hamilton

"I want to be like Harold Hamilton," was the refrain on blogs and in dozens of comments following a news report on this 86-year-old...
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US Farmers Show Grass Makes Better Ethanol than Corn

Farmers in Nebraska and the Dakotas have worked with the USDA to plant switchgrass and measure the native plant's ability to deliver Ethanol more...
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Boomers Answer Call to Service, in Legislatures and Classrooms

In the last four years, a growing number of boomers — those born between 1946 and 1964 — are showing up in the freshman class of...
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DOE Offers $200 Million for Small-Scale Cellulosic Biorefineries

The U.S. Department of Energy announced on May 1st that it will provide up to $200 million over five years to support the development...
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Retirees Win 100K for Creating Lasting Change

The Purpose Prize honors "what may be a new trend -- retirees taking on some of the country's biggest social problems." The five winners of...