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Huskers Dismiss Pair

Two Huskers football players are being dismissed from the team.

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Timberwolves Ready For Draft

The Timberwolves hold two first round picks in tonight’s NBA Draft in New York.

Twins Limp Home

Placido Polanco’s two-run homer in the sixth inning lifted the Marlins to a 5-3 win over the Twins.

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Gophers Boot Linebacker

Minnesota Golden Gophers linebacker Lamonte Edwards has reportedly been kicked off the team.

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Creighton Star Makes Cut

Creighton forward Doug McDermott is one of 16 finalists for the United States at the World University Games.

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Augie Star Going Pro

Augustana sophomore Jordan Milbrath has signed with the Cleveland Indians and will forego his junior and senior seasons

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Timberwolves In Foreign Game

The NBA is expanding its slate of global games next season.

Twins Fall In Miami

Marcell Ozuna went 2-for-4 with a pair of RBI to lead the Marlins in a 4-2 win over the Twins in Miami

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UCLA Wins Baseball Crown

UCLA is the winner of this year’s College World Series.

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Huskers Get New Look

Nebraska football will be wearing alternate jerseys for its September 14th home game against UCLA.

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Rounds Prepares To Take Office

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South Dakota Senator-elect Mike Rounds is in the process of hiring staff, and finding office space both in South Dakota and Washington.

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Economist Discusses TIF Districts

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Tax increment financing districts can be a good tool when used appropriately.

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Governor Says Iowa In Good Financial Shape

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Iowa Governor Terry Branstad says while the state is in pretty good financial shape, that could change quickly.

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BCBS Rejects Deal

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska rejected the latest proposal by CHI Health as a way to end a contract dispute.

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Negotiators Far Apart

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Negotiators for the State of Iowa presented a contract proposal that differs greatly from the one submitted earlier this month by the largest state employees' union.