ncnewspress.com http://www.ncnewspress.com/section ncnewspress.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Sat, 15 Mar 2014 18:31:29 +0000 Morning Jolt: New lead about missing airplane http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140314/NEWS/140319899?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Mar 2014 12:48:08 +0000 http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140314/NEWS/140319899 In the news

Officials are now looking into the possibility that the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 did fly for hours after it dropped off radar, as U.S. officials have said, and that it was headed toward the Andaman Islands, CNN reported. Officials think the plane might have been hijacked and that whoever was flying the plane was following [...]]]> Today in the News: Judge says dads don't have legal right to be at their child's birth http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140313/NEWS/140319912?rssfeed=true Thu, 13 Mar 2014 19:00:00 +0000 http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140313/NEWS/140319912 News to know

In a groundbreaking case, a New Jersey judge ruled today that fathers don't have a legal right to be in the delivery room at the birth of their child. The ruling stemmed from a case in which a couple broke up, and the mom-to-be didn't want the dad in the delivery room. He sued, and the case wound up before Superior Court Judge Sohail Mohammed. [...]]]> Morning Jolt: 2 killed by drunken driver at SXSW http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140313/NEWS/140319920?rssfeed=true Thu, 13 Mar 2014 09:03:11 +0000 http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140313/NEWS/140319920 In the news

Austin, Texas, police said a drunken driver who was fleeing from police plowed his car into a crowd at the South by Southwest festival, killing two people and injuring 23. The driver had been driving the wrong direction on a one-way street when police attempted to pull him over. The driver fled and eventually drove into the crowd at SXSW. [...]]]> Tree pollen to kick off Nebraska allergy season http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140313/NEWS/140319921?rssfeed=true Thu, 13 Mar 2014 09:02:25 +0000 http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140313/NEWS/140319921 Today in the News: Teen who sued parents is now back at home http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140312/NEWS/140319929?rssfeed=true Wed, 12 Mar 2014 19:00:00 +0000 http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140312/NEWS/140319929 Quote of note

"This is a private matter. It should never have been brought to the court's attention. It should have never been brought to the public." - Lawyer Angelo Sarno. Sarno is the new lawyer of the parents of an 18-year-old girl who sued her parents, seeking $654 a week for living and schooling costs. Rachel Canning, however, is now [...]]]> Morning Jolt: Jerry Sandusky's wife says he's innocent of child molesting http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140312/NEWS/140319938?rssfeed=true Wed, 12 Mar 2014 08:53:17 +0000 http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140312/NEWS/140319938 In the news

The wife of former Penn State assistant football coach and convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky spoke out on her husband's conviction today on "Today Show." Dottie Sandusky said, "He is innocent" and claimed money convinced people to lie against Jerry Sandusky. The 70-year-old is serving a 30- to 60-year prison [...]]]> Today in the News: New clues about missing Malaysia Airlines plane http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140311/NEWS/140319943?rssfeed=true Tue, 11 Mar 2014 19:00:00 +0000 http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140311/NEWS/140319943 News to know

A Malaysian Air Force official told CNN today that the missing airplane was hundreds of miles off course and flying in the wrong direction when it dropped off the radar. The plane was flying west instead of northeast, officials said, and it had stopped sending information. Officials now are looking into the possibility of a power failure or [...]]]> Highway 75 north of Nebraska City expected to close March 31 http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140311/NEWS/140319950?rssfeed=true Tue, 11 Mar 2014 11:12:46 +0000 http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140311/NEWS/140319950 Morning Jolt: Missing flight 'not a terrorist incident' http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140311/NEWS/140319954?rssfeed=true Tue, 11 Mar 2014 09:01:53 +0000 http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140311/NEWS/140319954 In the news

The head of Interpol said today that the disappearance of the Malaysia Airlines flight "was not a terrorist incident," according to CNN. Interpol Secretary General Ronald Noble said that the two passengers who were traveling with stolen passports do not appear to be linked to any terrorists organizations, and that one of the men was trying to [...]]]> Today in the News: Officials ID man who bought tickets with stolen passports for Malaysian flight http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140319956?rssfeed=true Mon, 10 Mar 2014 19:00:00 +0000 http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140319956 News to know

According to a report from USA Today, officials have identified a man who bought two tickets on the missing Malaysian flight using stolen passports. Thai police said Kazem Ali of Iran bought the tickets for two friends who were trying to get home to Europe. The final destination on the tickets itinerary were for Europe, officials said. [...]]]> On Technology: Crummy cell pictures http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140319979?rssfeed=true Mon, 10 Mar 2014 11:47:26 +0000 By Jim Hillibish More Content Now http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140319979 Downside: Tablet and cell cams still produce lower-quality images than stand-alone cameras. It's all in the sensor that records the shot. There's not a lot of room or power in a handheld. For sharpness and depth of color, they cannot beat the competition.
I spent a Saturday trying to improve my Samsung tablet photos. Here's what [...]]]>
DHHS' Employment Assistance To Welfare Recipients Ranked Tops in Nation http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140319988?rssfeed=true Mon, 10 Mar 2014 09:55:39 +0000 http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140319988 Morning Jolt: Search continues for missing flight http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140319992?rssfeed=true Mon, 10 Mar 2014 09:27:38 +0000 http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140319992 In the news

There's still no sign of the Malaysia Airlines flight that went missing Saturday. Dozens of planes and ships from eight nations are combing the seas for signs of the airplane, but officials have yet to come up with anything. "For the aircraft to go missing just like that ... as far as we are concerned, we are equally puzzled as well," said Azharuddin Abdul Rahman, director general of the Malaysian civil aviation department, CNN reported.

Quote [...]]]> Weekly gas prices: Surge in Nebraska almost triple of national increase http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140319996?rssfeed=true Mon, 10 Mar 2014 07:56:19 +0000 http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140319996 Nebraska's January Unemployment Rate Falls to 3.5 Percent http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140307/NEWS/140309882?rssfeed=true Fri, 07 Mar 2014 09:21:22 +0000 http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140307/NEWS/140309882 Morning Jolt: U.S. adds 175,000 jobs in February http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140307/NEWS/140309883?rssfeed=true Fri, 07 Mar 2014 08:57:35 +0000 http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140307/NEWS/140309883 In the news

The U.S. economy added 175,000 jobs in February, more than was expected, according to the Department of Labor. The numbers top January's as well. The unemployment rate in February was 6.7 percent.

Happening today

The big movies opening this weekend are "300: Rise of an Empire," an R action movie that is a sequel [...]]]> Today in the News: House approves $1B in aid for Ukraine http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140306/NEWS/140309888?rssfeed=true Thu, 06 Mar 2014 19:00:00 +0000 http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140306/NEWS/140309888 Quote of note

"We must remember that the purpose of our pressure on Russia is not simply to punish aggression — and certainly it is not to escalate the confrontation — but instead to move (President Vladimir) Putin toward a resolution that protects the territorial integrity of Ukraine." - Rep. Ed Royce, R-Calif., who co-sponsored a resolution [...]]]> Statement by Steve Nelson, President, Nebraska Farm Bureau Federation, Revenue Committee Fails to Advance Property Tax Relief Measure http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140306/NEWS/140309889?rssfeed=true Thu, 06 Mar 2014 15:35:05 +0000 http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140306/NEWS/140309889 Capital Facilities Master Plan Will Explore Options for Nebraska Prison Capacity http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140306/NEWS/140309894?rssfeed=true Thu, 06 Mar 2014 12:25:28 +0000 http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140306/NEWS/140309894 Greg Zyla: Designer and performance cars, and cartoon characters http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140306/NEWS/140309898?rssfeed=true Thu, 06 Mar 2014 10:18:12 +0000 By Greg Zyla More Content Now http://www.ncnewspress.com/article/20140306/NEWS/140309898 Varvatos, by the way, is the noted menswear American contemporary fashion designer who not only lends his name to the 300H, he OKs and designs the numerous style accompaniments and special touches. The result is hands down one of the best-looking cars on the road today.
As for using designer names for cars, [...]]]>
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