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Omaha will host Crawford title defense

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Omaha boxing champion Terrance “Bud” Crawford will defend his World Boxing Organization Junior Welterweight title at the Century Link Center on October 24th. Carwford’s opponent will be Dierry Jean, a Haitian boxer who fights out of Montreal. Jean has only one loss in his career and Crawford vowed to make it two. “Mark my words […]

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Three arrested in October armed robbery of Kearney credit union

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Three men suspected of robbing a Kearney credit union last year have been arrested. U.S. Attorney Deborah Gilg reports 29-year-old Patrick Wigley and 28-year-old Thomas Dunlap have been arrested in Chicago. They are to be transferred to Lincoln by United States Marshals. The third suspect, 28-year-old Clifton Hudson, has been arrested in Kearney and will […]

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Nebraska unveils new look for Northwestern

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The University of Nebraska and adidas unveiled the new Primeknit Husker Bold alternative football uniforms, which will be worn on Saturday, October 24th  for the Husker’s game against Northwestern. Developed in collaboration with the University of Nebraska athletic department, the alternative uniform features metallic red numbers with a forged steel outline, combined with a modernized, […]

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Moore’s roster work bearing fruit for Royals

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Royals general manager Dayton Moore is a detail-oriented guy. Oh, he can see the big picture. But he also knows that the little things can make a big difference for a team that came within one victory of a world championship last October.

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Royals’ All-Star bonuses could really add up

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One might think Royals players would take their All-Star appearance bonuses and throw a big party for the fans, much like Eric Hosmer and some of his teammates did last October when they picked up a $15,000 bar tab for the fans at McFadden's in Kansas ...

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Every day is October for team-first Royals

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If you want to know why the Royals just set a franchise record for most wins (26) during the first 40 games of a season, look no further than their commitment to winning each and every night.

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Hosmer, Royals fondly recall October trip to Anaheim

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It wasn't just that the Royals came into Angel Stadium last year in the American League Division Series and beat the team many considered the best in baseball. It was the way the Royals did it, with dramatic extra-inning home runs in back-to-back games...

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Gore suffers broken jaw in Minor League game

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Terrance Gore, the Royals' speedster outfielder who became a baserunning weapon for the Royals last September and October, suffered a fractured jaw when he was hit by a pitch in a Minor League game Friday, according to manager Ned Yost.

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Royals eyeing crowning October achievement

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The Royals didn't particularly look like a fluke when they won the AL pennant in 2014. Far from being a one-hit wonder, they see in themselves the possibility of taking the one ultimate step they didn't take last October.

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Royals eyeing crowning October achievement

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The Royals didn't particularly look like a fluke when they won the AL pennant in 2014. Far from being a one-hit wonder, they see in themselves the possibility of taking the one ultimate step they didn't take last October.

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Royals reload with veteran Volquez leading way

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Starter Edinson Volquez was drawn as a free agent to Kansas City by the Royals' talent-filled roster and October success. The outfield has no equal defensively, the infield is on the rise, and Salvador Perez is the game's premier young catcher.

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Gore hopes to be running with Royals again in postseason

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If there's one guy you'd think can't wait for September and October to come around, it's Royals outfielder Terrance Gore. Gore was the Royals' secret weapon last season after September callups and in the postseason.

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Sexual assault charge filed in Nebraska against Iowa politician dropped

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Sexual assault charges filed in Nebraska against an Iowa politician have been dropped. The charges against 69-year-old Donald Brantz of Mineola, Iowa were originally filed following an incident in Bellevue, Nebraska on October 10, 2014. Brantz was accused of inappropriately touching a woman and allegedly threatened to choke her. Brantz maintained he was innocent of […]

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Streak to AL pennant defined 2014 for Royals

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What can be said about the 2014 Kansas City Royals that can even attempt to put into words what America saw throughout October? Ned Yost's plucky bunch emerged as a tight-knit, rapidly improving baseball team with one common goal and one nasty bullpen ...

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