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

November 14, 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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.

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



OMAHA __ Warren Buffett’s company is expected to file a quarterly update on its stock holdings on Wednesday afternoon. Investors like to watch what Berkshire Hathaway buys and sells because of Buffett’s successful record. By Business Writer Josh Funk. UPCOMING: 300 words developing from afternoon filing.


CHIMNEY ROCK LAND — A foundation expects to close this week on its purchase of land at the base of a famed pioneer landmark in the Nebraska Panhandle, Chimney Rock. SENT: 300 words, photo.


CONSTRUCTION WORKER FALL — Authorities say a construction worker died after falling at a worksite in northern Sarpy County.

SEX ASSAULT-KEARNEY CAMPUS — A student is denying accusations that he sexually assaulted a female acquaintance in a residence hall at the University of Nebraska at Kearney.

PUBLIC DEFENDER CHARGED — The York County public defender has pleaded not guilty to stealing from two private clients.

WORKER DIES — A federal safety agency has proposed fining a company in connection with the death of an employee who was working in a Hall County cornfield.



LINCOLN — Nebraska, which has blown out two overmatched opponents, hosts Seton Hall of the Big East. The Pirates are in rebuilding mode after losing their top four players. By Eric Olson. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos, after 6:30 p.m. start.


OMAHA — Northern Arizona plays Nebraska-Omaha at Baxter Arena in Omaha. Game start 7 p.m.


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