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Building a foundation: Recalling Riley's first years as a college head coach

Building a foundation: Recalling Riley's first years as a college head coach

On the surface, it was a far different project for Mike Riley when he first took over his last program. But the guiding philosophy used then in Corvallis could apply now in Lincoln. Updated: 12:43 am

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Big Red Recipes: Ex-Huskers share favorite dishes in support of charities

Big Red Recipes: Ex-Huskers share favorite dishes in support of charities

When Ahman Green cooks dinner for his family, he starts at the refrigerator instead of a cookbook. New

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Reflecting on a career sitting beside the worst of the worst

Reflecting on a career sitting beside the worst of the worst

Jim Mowbray's Perry Mason moment didn't come the day the Nebraska Supreme Court sided with him in 2008 and found that Nebraska's electric chair was cruel and unusual punishment. Updated: 11:45 pm

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Council, mayor still at odds over proposed budget reductions

Council, mayor still at odds over proposed budget reductions

Lincoln City Council members at odds with each other and Mayor Chris Beutler over proposed reductions to the mayor’s budget aren’t likely to find a compromise by the time the council votes on the budget Monday night. Updated: 11:45 pm

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Sneak peek: The 2015 Husker football preview section

Sneak peek: The 2015 Husker football preview section

The college football world has changed dramatically in 30 years. See that Nebraska 63-0 win over Oregon as one example. But it doesn't deter excitement that the Riley era can meet the challenges, which are plenty.

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Volleyball: Huskers cap perfect start to season with win over Pittsburgh

Volleyball: Huskers cap perfect start to season with win over Pittsburgh

We shouldn’t confuse the competition the Nebraska volleyball team faced to start this season with the opponents during the Huskers’ disastrous start to 2014.

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Fall camp wrap: A final review as game week arrives

Fall camp wrap: A final review as game week arrives

Before we dive all the way into the season, let's ponder briefly the Husker camp that was. A De'Mornay Pierson-El foot injury brought the worst news, but some things were learned, too.

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West O Street manhunt ends in arrest

West O Street manhunt ends in arrest

A manhunt involving multiple law enforcement agencies and a helicopter west of Lincoln Saturday ended in the arrest of a Los Angeles man on multiple drug charges.

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Ben Sasse focusing on national security

Ben Sasse focusing on national security

Ben Sasse has staked out national security and intelligence as his top priority seven months into his first Senate term.

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Rescue efforts bring puppy love to Lincoln

Rescue efforts bring puppy love to Lincoln

As she drove her red Chevrolet TrailBlazer across the tarmac of Lincoln Airport, Kerri Kelly’s excitement grew.

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Red Report: Armstrong's work ethic has been at highest level, Riley says

Red Report: Armstrong's work ethic has been at highest level, Riley says

Whatever product Tommy Armstrong puts on the field this fall, it'll come after plenty of hard work.

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Black Hills fixed-price gas option cheaper this year

Black Hills fixed-price gas option cheaper this year

Black Hills customers who decide to lock in a fixed price for their natural gas this winter will see much lower rates than last year.

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UNL students accused of break-in at fraternity

UNL students accused of break-in at fraternity

Two University of Nebraska-Lincoln students have been accused of entering the Alpha Tau Omega fraternity house Friday night and stealing a framed composite picture of its members.

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Your daily 6: A record day for Facebook and a new shape for Instagram

Your daily 6: A record day for Facebook and a new shape for Instagram

People also are talking about second thoughts for David Letterman, the fury of Erika, a polar bear mystery and the legacy of Chocolate Thunder.

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'Good Samaritan' law for underage drinkers goes into effect

'Good Samaritan' law for underage drinkers goes into effect

As students return to campuses across the state this fall, a consortium of 26 colleges and universities is urging them to “make the call” and potentially save a life.

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Food, drinks, music returning to old Duggan's Pub site

Food, drinks, music returning to old Duggan's Pub site

Food, drinks and live music will be returning to the site of the former Duggan's Pub, although not in the same format.

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Man arrested in kidnapping case involving UNL student

Man arrested in kidnapping case involving UNL student

A 25-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of kidnapping and holding a gun to the head of a 19-year-old University of Nebraska-Lincoln student Saturday.

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Quiz: Five questions on TV teachers

Quiz: Five questions on TV teachers

How well do you know famous TV teachers? Check your knowledge here.

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Let's celebrate

Let's celebrate

Join us as we recognize local birthdays, engagements, weddings and much more.

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