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Pickpockets target downtown visitors

The crimes happened during a busy weekend downtown as thousands flocked to Lucas Oil Stadium to watch the Fighting Irish take on the Purdue …

Two tornados approach  Pilger, Neb., Monday June 16, 2014.  The National Weather Service said at least two twisters touched down within roughly a mile of each other Monday in northeast Nebraska. (AP Photo/Eric Anderson)

Officials urging emergency preparedness

A national campaign called “America’s PrepareAthon!” focuses on emergency drills, group discussions and exercises, such as setting up safe p…