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Former Huskers Make Hundreds for Single Tweet Endorsements

Posted: 3:55 AM - According to one Lincoln business, Basketball Superstar Lebron James could make $140,000 per tweet endorsement. A company called Opendorse is responsible for calculating that number, and when national media caught wind of those stats it quickly created a business boom.
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Local Church Expanding, Congregation Growing

Updated: 08/30/2015 - Sounds of mallets hitting wooden spikes filled the congregation at Third City Christian Church Sunday morning as they took their first steps into expansion.
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Supreme Court to Act on Kentucky Gay Marriage Fight

The U.S. Supreme Court faces the first religious objection to reach the justices since same-sex marriage was declared a constitutional right.

More College Students Turn to Crowdfunding

With the cost of a college education continuing to rise, a growing number of students are appealing for help through crowdfunding. Does it work?

Cop Killed, 100 Hurt in Clashes at Ukraine's Parliament

Clashes broke out between police and nationalist protesters outside the Ukrainian parliament on Monday after a controversial vote.

Fire Rips Through 97-Year-Old Chicago Bowling Alley

Fire officials said the three-alarm blaze started around 1 a.m. in the 4800 block of North Lincoln Avenue.

California Family Fights to Keep $16K Treehouse

The house features solar panels, redwood floors, handmade chairs and a top-floor club house.

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Oregon Trail Rodeo Completes Three Night Stay

Updated: 08/31/2015 - Yes, the Oregon Trail Rodeo first night does fall on the first night of area high school football but so what? Not everyone loves football and this rodeo is certainly popular.

NBC Nebraska's 5th Quarter: August 28th, 2015

Updated: 08/28/2015 - Word came late from Gering, Nebraska. The Hastings Tigers had done it. They had won the season opener over the Bulldogs 25-14 making new coach Charlie Shoemaker 1-0 as Tiger coach. Maybe the program will return to the glory days of the 1990's and the back to back state titles of the teams of coach Walt Olsen.
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Aurora Cooperative Game Of The Week Preview

Updated: 08/27/2015 - Grand Island visits Kearney in the Aurora Cooperative Game of the Week Friday nigh in at Foster Field in Kearney. Both teams make the Class A state playoffs last season and both hope to do so this year as well. Foster Field should be packed with fans and students of both schools. The Islanders have won the last two meetings between the schools, but Kearney won each meeting for a decade before that.
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GICC has Heartland Lutheran softball player on its team.

Updated: 08/28/2015 - Taylor Zehendner is something of a "Lone Wolf". Though she doesn't look anything like a Wolf, she is the only softball player that goes to school at Heartland Lutheran that plays for GICC. The Crusaders are a coop team with Wood River, Doniphan-Trumbull and HLHS. That means all of those schools do not have enough players to four teams of their own, so they join forces to come together. This season, Taylor is the only play from Heartland Lutheran to play for the school across town and it's very exciting.
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