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REVIEW: Evil clown returns for “Poltergeist” reboot

Just when you felt it was safe to look under the bed, we're given another "Poltergeist" movie.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at some of this week's biggest plays and best moments in sports.

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Iowa Lawmakers Work Ahead of Holiday

Iowa lawmakers got an extra early start to this Memorial Day weekend.

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Nebraska Lawmakers Vote to Allow Illegal Children to Have Licences

State lawmakers have moved to end Nebraska's status as the only state left that denies driver's licenses to the children of illegal immigrants.

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Nebraska Governor Please with Spending Plan

Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts is pleased with the $8.6 billion spending plan for the next two years.

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Making headlines this week

A look at some of the big stories that made headlines this week and the headlines you may have missed.

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PLAYLIST: 19 of the best Summer songs

Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer. Start your season off right with this playlist spanning the '60s to now.

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WATCH: The history of Memorial Day

This All-American holiday took a long and winding road to become an annual tradition.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

Here's a look at some of this weekend's biggest sporting events.

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South Dakota Senator Recognizes Air Veterans

In honor of the Memorial Day observance, South Dakota Senator John Thune made a floor speech recognizing the air aces of American military forces.

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REVIEW: Disney goes meta at the multiplex with ‘Tomorrowland’

Long before the credits roll, Tomorrowland will have you craving a theme park turkey leg and planning a meet up at Mr. Toad's Wild Ride.

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WATCH: Getting married by The Rock

It's normal to cry at weddings, but you'll laugh at this one too.

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Frost Damage in Row Crops Starting to Emerge

After initial thoughts the crop had escaped damage from the recent cold temperatures, some problems are starting to show up…

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Insect Management Knowledge Program to Provide Insect Answers

Monsanto has announced that six recipients will be awarded research grants as part of their new Insect Management Knowledge Program.…

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To the beach! Roads expected to be packed for Memorial Day

With lower gas prices and an improved job market, AAA expects more than 37 million Americans to travel this weekend, the most since 2005.

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Reality TV star Josh Duggar accused of molesting young girls

Josh Duggar, the eldest child on "19 Kids And Counting," allegedly has a history of sexually assaulting and "forcibly fondling" young girls.

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Iowa Group Still Working Against Rock Island Clean Wind Project

The group opposing the Rock Island Clean Wind project is still working to get Iowa lawmakers to pass legislation limiting eminent domain.

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Region’s Bridges Are Among Worst in the Nation

A report released this week by the TRIP group a private non profit organization shows that Iowa has the third worst bridges in the country with 22 percent structurally deficient.

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Legislation to Allow Packer Ownership of Livestock Has a Long Way to Go

Time is running short for Nebraska State Legislators this session and a measure that would allow Packer ownership of swine and dairy has only gotten as far as the first round of debate .

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Cooperative Members to Vote on Possible Merger Next Week

Ballots go out next Wednesday to North Central and South Dakota Wheat Grower’s cooperative members regarding possible unification of those co-ops.

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Minnesota Budget Still Under Construction

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State budget negotiations resumed at Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton's residence yesterday afternoon.

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Death Penalty Showdown in Nebraska

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Governor Pete Ricketts has vetoed legislation passed by the Unicameral that would repeal the death penalty.

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Bill to Allow Packer Ownership of Livestock Advances

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Meat packers would be able to own hogs and contract with Nebraska producers under a bill advancing in the Unicameral.

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Service Honors Fallen Omaha Officer

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Funeral services for Omaha Police officer Kerrie Orozco, who was killed in the line of duty, were held Tuesday.

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Blood Donations Needed For Summer

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The upcoming summer season brings with it busier schedules, and LifeServe Blood Center, based in Sioux City, Iowa, finds their blood supply falls low as people take less time to make regular donations.