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John Boyega: Star of 'The Force Awakens' -- and a University of Nebraska ad

Long before he shipped off to a galaxy far, far away, "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" star John Boyega posed for some stock images that recently surfaced in a career services ad.

By January 8, 2016

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Nebraska football player takes selfie with raccoon, kills it

Jack Gangwish says that as he was posing with a racccoon for a selfie, the animal bit him. He says he accidentally killed it with a crescent wrench.

By December 6, 2014

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Lounge like the Emperor in this Star Wars-themed movie theater

A cinema in Nebraska joins the dark side with a Star Wars-themed lobby complete with Death Star, Emperor Palpatine's throne and Empire-style lighting.

By December 2, 2015

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Woman threatens to bomb cable building after tech doesn't show, police say

Technically Incorrect: A Nebraska woman is arrested after losing her temper so much on the phone to Time Warner Cable that she allegedly threatened to blow up TWC's building, which was then evacuated.

By March 11, 2015

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There's a virus that makes you stupid, scientists say

Researchers at Johns Hopkins and the University of Nebraska say that the algae virus affects human cognitive functions.

By November 10, 2014

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Wanted man posted Ice Bucket Challenge on Facebook, police say

Police in Nebraska receive a tip on the location where a man -- who allegedly violated parole -- poured ice on himself.

By August 25, 2014

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The blogging judge and the Internet profanity

Judge Richard George Kopf of Nebraska has his own personal blog. However, after gaining notoriety, he's wondering whether this blogging thing should be for him.

By July 8, 2014

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Survive the zombie apocalypse with ‘Death Cologne’

Forget axes, shovels, and shotguns. With death cologne, conceived by a Nebraska chemist, you’ll smell so bad even a zombie will pass you by.

By March 24, 2014

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Aereo to launch in Denver as it scampers to year-end goal

It's crunch time to reach 22 cities by the end of 2013, and Aereo's next rollout hits Monday in parts of Colorado, Nebraska, and Wyoming.

By October 29, 2013

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State AGs blast Google over YouTube ads for illicit products

Attorneys general for Nebraska and Oklahoma want to know how much revenue is generated by ads related to illegal sales of prescription drugs and counterfeit merchandise.

By July 2, 2013