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Nebraska lawmakers pick priorities as time starts to run out

Crunch time is coming for Nebraska lawmakers now that this year’s session is nearly half over, and they’ve winnowed down their bills to a few top priorities.

An inmate at the Nebraska State Penitentiary assaulted two staff members just before 6:30 p.m. Saturday. Both team members were taken to the hospital for the treatment of serious injuries.

In Nebraska, brain tumors are one of the most common cancer diagnoses among Nebraska children between 5 and 14 years old, according to the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services.

Communication is key for law enforcement in traumatic situations. The same goes for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community. For those in the Deaf community, communicating with law enforcement can be difficult and overwhelming. Now both groups are working to change that.

UPDATE: CDC on coronavirus health emergency

21-year-old arrested for vandalism at Lincoln temple

U.S. Open narrows to 24 competitors

Coffee with a Cop for deaf and hard of hearing community

Feds sending $10.7M to Nebraska for airport projects

Empowering Closets: One Lincoln stylist's goal to fight fast fashion, empower women

Beatrice shows off plans for new fire station

Hundreds pack State Capitol during hearing for gun bill

B. Smith, model turned lifestyle guru, dead at 70

Sunday marks 75 years since US Marines raised American flag over Iwo Jima

Man dies when car he was allegedly trying to steal from falls on top of him

Student sues Wis. high school over dress code that bars him from wearing shirt with gun image

Security adviser: I’ve seen no intel of Moscow helping Trump

Clint Eastwood expresses support for Bloomberg, criticism of Trump

UNL uses drones for building upkeep

South Korea leader calls for ‘unprecedented’ steps to stop coronavirus

Lancaster County experiencing new wave of flu activity

It’s National Margarita Day

Heat rout Cavs 124-105 as Wade is honored at halftime

Crime Stoppers: Man steals $13,000 worth of phones from three stores in one hour

Self-styled daredevil who believed Earth is flat dies after Calif. rocket crash

LPD responds to crash at Antelope Valley and O Street

Couple who vanished during California getaway found alive

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