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Velda Ann (Wirth) Kreifels, 80, of Nebraska City completed her life journey on July 28, 2016 in Lincoln, Nebraska. She was born on November 25, 1935 in Nebraska City to Edward and Gertrude (Harris) Wirth. Velda graduated from Nebraska City High School in 1952. She married LeRoy M. Kreifels on April 12, 1955 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Nebraska City. Over the years, she was employed by Webering Jewelry, Federal Savings and Loan, a homemaker for many years and the American Meter...

Updated at 3:58 PM

Sister Mary Cabrini Foushee, 85, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died July 27, 2016, at Mount Saint Joseph, in her 66th year of religious life. She was a native of Ekron, Ky.

Posted Jul 30, 2016 at 6:00 AM

With all of the hype and media coverage surrounding both the Democratic and Republican national conventions, many Americans who could not attend may be wondering about the chanting, flag-waving, and occasionally booing crowds they saw on TV.

Posted Jul 30, 2016 at 5:00 AM

Though the major party conventions have toned down in significance over the years and produced only modest polling bounces headed into the stretch, the fact that Hillary Clinton has been overtaken nationally by Donald Trump might give viability to...

Updated Jul 29, 2016 at 4:58 PM

After Hillary Clinton's historic moment on Thursday in which she broke the glass ceiling by becoming the first woman ever to win a major party nomination, some folks were wondering what would become of her husband -- the 42nd president of the United...

Updated Jul 29, 2016 at 4:15 PM

Last week, Brooklyn-based Nick Johnson, who happens to be a friend of mine, publicly declared himself to be the first Pokémon Go player to catch...

Updated Jul 29, 2016 at 3:47 PM

Dave Granlund cartoon on Hillary Clinton giving Bernie Sanders holdouts a dose of reality.

Updated Jul 29, 2016 at 2:57 PM

Don Landgren cartoon on watering a lawn while in drought conditions.

Updated Jul 29, 2016 at 2:00 PM

Take a look at the following disparities from a survey of over 1,000 college-aged students and over 2,000 parents of current and former students:

Updated Jul 29, 2016 at 1:52 PM

Chipotle is getting into the burger business. The company said the new restaurant chain will use "high-quality ingredients that are grown and raised with respect for the animals, the land, and the farmers who produce them."

Updated Jul 29, 2016 at 1:46 PM

The paperbark maple was introduced to the West more than a century ago by the intrepid plant collector E.H. Wilson, but it has remained a fairly uncommon garden plant, in part because Wilson started with only about 100 seedlings.

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