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Nebraska

  1. Virginia Is Giving Obamacare a Huge — If Belated — WinDemocrats were able to wrangle a few GOP votes to expand Medicaid coverage to hundreds of thousands of needy Virginians.
  2. Primary Roundup: Victories for Women and ProgressivesPennsylvania’s all-male congressional delegation will be a thing of the past. And Nebraskans made a surprise choice.
  3. Today’s Primary Preview: 3 Quiet States and Some Pennsylvania NoiseThe aftermath of re-redistricting in Pennsylvania’s House delegation is the highlight of four states’ primaries.
  4. reproductive rights
    Nebraska Lawmakers Pass Bill to Defund Planned ParenthoodNow all the controversial bill needs is a signature from the anti-abortion governor.
  5. news you can booze
    Restaurateur Could Go to Jail for Ruining Cops’ Underage Beer StingNebraska police say he compromised two 17-year-olds’ identities by tweeting their photos.
  6. hairy situations
    Braiding Hair Is No Longer a State CrimeAt least in Nebraska.
  7. Innovations
    College Hockey Team Prepares to Blow Fans’ Minds With a Frickin’“Someone will take a taco to the face.”
  8. Will Republicans Follow Nebraska and Give Up the Death Penalty?Nebraska just became the first red state in 40 years to ban capital punishment, a sign that conservative rationale against the practice may be taking hold.
  9. 66-Year-Old Nebraska Woman Sues All Gay PeopleThe seven-page handwritten lawsuit is titled Driskell v. Homosexuals.
  10. Lawsuit Filed by Nebraska and Oklahoma Seeks to Harsh Colorado’s Mellow Not cool, guys.
  11. Another Ebola-Infected Doctor Arrives in Nebraska Dr. Martin Salia, a permanent resident of the United States, contracted the virus in Sierra Leone.
  12. The Grub Street Diet
    Josh Lucas Starts Each Day With Café Grumpy’s Biscuits, Feasts at Hometown“I topped of a day of burgers with a Black Angus burger.”
  13. Rare Twin Tornadoes Touch Down in NebraskaLeaving one person dead and 16 injured.
  14. Television Station Promotes Flight 370 News With Doctored Lost Poster Thanks, Don Lemon.
  15. 9 Lessons Learned From the Best and Worst Movie Posters of 2013Featuring Gravity, Nymphomaniac, and This Is the End.
  16. regional theater
    Have We Found the Real Waiting for Guffman?Community theater can be a very dark thing.
  17. Steve Martin Gives Nontraditional Endorsement to Bob KerreyWhile constructing a wad of paper.
  18. See a Young Stephen Colbert’s FirsTier Bank CommercialBecause Nebraska needs bank commercials too!
  19. exclusive
    Paramount Demands a Budget Cut and a Big Star for Alexander Payne’s Black-and-White MovieTo win the right to block color from ‘Nebraska,’ he slices his $20 million budget nearly in half.
  20. Natural Disasters Affect Nuclear Plants in America, TooBecause Nebraska wasn’t busy enough dealing with flood waters.
  21. the industry
    Alexander Payne Is Making Another Road-Trip MovieIt’s called ‘Nebraska.’
  22. Mediavore
    Big Easy Seafood Untarnished by Oil Slick; Gwyneth Paltrow Might Have Been aNew Orleans manages a fresh catch despite ocean disaster and a famous actress thinks she could have been a restaurateur.
  23. Health Concerns
    33,000 Pounds of Tongue is RecalledA recall has gone into effect for beef tongue in California and Nebraska.
  24. The Downturnaround Is Long NebraskaHugo Lindgren ponders heartland values, in his semi-regular digest of non-depressing economic news.