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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in his office at Trump Tower in New York on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Key Republicans swing behind Trump; he takes 2 primaries

WASHINGTON — Key Senate Republicans voiced optimism Tuesday about Donald Trump's presidential…

 

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton holds a phone for a photo during a campaign event, Monday in Springfield, Mass. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

GOP badly split as Trump, Clinton seek Super Tuesday wins

VALDOSTA, Ga. — On the eve of Super Tuesday's crucial primaries, a…

 

In this July 26, 1999, file photo, newly signed San Francisco 49ers running back Lawrence Phillips, center, smiles with 49ers head coach Steve Mariucci, left, and general manager Bill Walsh during a news conference at training camp in Stockton, Calif. Phillips was found dead in his prison cell early Wednesday morning. (Brian Baer/AP)

Suicide suspected in Phillips’ prison death

SACRAMENTO — Lawrence Phillips, a star running back at Nebraska and first-round…

 

Charlie Neibergall/AP file photoLosing big in key games cost Nebraska coach Bo Pelini his job.

Nebraska fires Pelini after another 9-3 season

LINCOLN, Neb. -- The number of wins and losses didn't get Bo…

Charlie Neibergall/AP file photoLosing big in key games cost Nebraska coach Bo Pelini his job.
AP Photo/Eric AndersonTwo tornados approach Pilger

Tornadoes flatten tiny rural Nebraska town; 2 dead

As two giant tornadoes bore down on this tiny farming town in…

AP Photo/Eric AndersonTwo tornados approach Pilger
COURTESY PHOTOPop rocker Matthew Sweet comes to The City this weekend.

Matthew Sweet making new music from the heartland

Contrary to what author Thomas Wolfe asserted, you can go home again,…

COURTESY PHOTOPop rocker Matthew Sweet comes to The City this weekend.
Will Forte

‘Nebraska’ deftly blends comedy and tragedy

A disagreeable Montana alcoholic starts to bond with his emotionally shut out…

Will Forte
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Bruce Dern, Will Forte share stories about making ‘Nebraska’

A brilliant character actor and veteran of more than a hundred movies…

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