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AP-NE--Nebraska News Digest 1 pm, NE

July 31, 2018

Hello! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Nebraska. Questions about coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the Omaha Bureau at 402-391-0031 or omahane@ap.org. Nebraska News Editor Scott McFetridge can also be reached at 515-243-3281 or smcfetridge@ap.org.

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Central.

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.

For up-to-the-minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.


HOODIES RULE — Some Lincoln parents balked when they received word about a new rule at Mickle Middle School: No hoodies. UPCOMING: 300 words.

KEYSTONE INSPECTION — TransCanada Corp. is digging up a portion of the Keystone oil pipeline in South Dakota after an inspection identified potential issues with the pipeline’s coating. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 300 words. Eds: Note Nebraska interest.


SUV RECOVERED — A sport utility vehicle with no one inside has been pulled from a lake near the Omaha airport.

FIRE STATION FLAMES — Officials say the fire that damaged a northwest Omaha fire station started after someone left food cooking on a stove.

SEX ABUSE ARREST — A former Lincoln schoolteacher and Husker football player has made a plea deal in a sex assault case.

CHAMBER OF COMMERCE THEFT — An Omaha woman has been accused of stealing more than $41,000 when she worked for an Omaha suburb’s chamber of commerce.



FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — Quincy Enunwa was coming off a breakout season when his NFL career came to an abrupt halt a year ago. The New York Jets wide receiver injured his neck during a training camp practice and missed the entire season. Enunwa is now nearly all the way back and is looking forward to being a major part of New York’s offense again. By Dennis Waszak Jr. UPCOMING: 750 words, photos by 5 p.m. Eds: Note Nebraska interest.


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