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How Joe Perry finally got his prized guitar back

Strapped for cash the Aerosmith star sold his prized 1959 Les Paul guitar and it somehow ended up in Slash's hands.

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Toys ‘R’ Us pulls ‘Breaking Bad’ dolls after protest

If a Walter White action figure was on your Christmas list, it just got more difficult to find.

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Renee Zellweger: Furor over ‘peaceful’ face is ‘silly’

The "Bridget Jones's Diary" star says her "new face" is a result of a massive lifestyle change.

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in Local

Disaster Recovery Field Office Closes

The Wayne disaster recovery field office closed this past weekend. The Grand Island office closed earlier.

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in National

U.S. to funnel travelers from Ebola-hit regions through 5 airports

Travelers from three countries in West Africa will undergo enhanced screening for the virus.

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No Guidelines For Taser Use

A two-year study by the Iowa A-C-L-U and the University of Iowa College of Law Clinic has found no standard set of guidelines for Iowa law officers when it comes to using tasers.

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Nebraska Highway Fatalities Increase

Twenty-five people lost their lives on Nebraska roads last month.

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Safety officials: More than 6M vehicles have faulty airbags

Honda, Mazda, BMW, Nissan, Mitsubishi, Subaru, Chrysler, Ford, and General Motors vehicle owners need to "act immediately."

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in Entertainment

‘Django Unchained’ actress charged with lewd conduct

Danielle Watts made headlines in September when she went alleged the LAPD detained her because she is black and her boyfriend is white.

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in Agriculture

Canadian Officials Serious About COOL Retaliation

Canada is looking at possible retaliation over the WTO decision this week that favored them and Mexico over the U.S.…

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in Agriculture

USDA Launches New Farm Bill Program

Tuesday, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the implementation of a new farm bill initiative that will provide relief to farmers…

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in Agriculture

Fuels America Buys Ads Backing Several Candidates

The Fuels America Coalition has launched a six figure advertising purchase on radio and television in support of re election…

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in Features

2014 Notable Deaths

The celebrities we have lost this year.

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in Lifestyle

CVS develops tobacco-free prescription network

CVS has pulled tobacco from its stores and will make customers think twice about filling prescriptions at other stores that still sell smokes.

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in Sports, Viral Videos

WATCH: David Ortiz surprises troops with World Series tickets

Baseball star David Ortiz surprises service members with an all access tour of Fenway Park and tickets to Game 1.

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in Sports

Bumgarner dominant as Giants end Royals streak

San Francisco brought Kansas City's perfect postseason to an emphatic end with a 7-1 win in Tuesday's World Series opener.

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in Viral Videos

‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Halloween house

The decorations and synchronized light display on this house is so impressive, we won't even ask for candy.

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We’re losing billions by not taking vacation

Americans took the least amount of vacation time in almost four decades last year, forfeiting billions of dollars in compensation.

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in National

Watergate editor Ben Bradlee dead at 93

The newsman oversaw the famous investigation into the Watergate scandal that brought down President Richard Nixon.

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Royals Streak Ends

Good pitching and an early offensive onslaught earned San Francisco game one of the World Series in Kansas City.

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The City of Yankton’s Sales Taxes Have Turned Around

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After some errors by the state revenue department, the sales taxes for Yankton are looking much better.

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Wanted: Marina Operator

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The current lease for the operation of the marina at the Lewis and Clark State Recreation Area is set to expire at the end of this year, and the South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks is looking for someone interested in taking over.

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Transportation Bill Is Short Term Fix

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Before adjourning earlier this month, Congress passed another short term transportation bill. That bill continues the bulk of funding for highway construction projects across the country, but only until next spring.

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District 40 Candidates Debate

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The two candidates for the District 40 Senate seat in the Nebraska Unicameral debated this week in Hartington.

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Raise For Social Security Recipients

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Folks on Social Security will see a one point seven percent increase in their benefits starting on January first.