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Tunisia's Interior Ministry says nine terrorist suspects have been killed in overnight security operations ahead of a national march to denounce extremist violence.
The overnight security operations around the country came hours ahead of a march through the capital organized to show solidarity against terrorism, after an attack on a leading museum that left 24 dead and shook the nation's fragile democracy.
The Spaniard broke from third-place Pierre Le Corre of France on the final lap, and was happy with silver, after a bout of sickness made him doubt his chances.
Jorgensen made it two wins out of two races this season, and notched her seventh successive world series victory.
A tire recycling program designed to clean up neighborhoods in Peoria was so popular volunteers had to turn people away after just two hours.
With help from the city and the Peoria Disposal Company, the volunteers are seeking to clean up illegal dumping spots and give residents a free way to unload unused tires.
Northeast Nebraska's Niobrara State Park will become an outdoor classroom for the fourth annual Outdoor Educational Rendezvous.
Students, teachers, home-school families, parents and guardians will get an outdoor education from 40 master naturalist programs and activities such as fishing, archery, tomahawk throwing, Native American culture, horseback riding, taxidermy and raptor release.
Mystic Aquarium is nearing completion of a new $500,000 exhibit that will promote conservation of various habitats around the world and feature four large alligators in an 11,000-gallon exhibit designed to put them just a few feet away from visitors.
The aquarium is transforming the former Ocean Exploration Center, which featured the discoveries and expeditions of Titanic discoverer Bob Ballard, into a 7,000-square-foot exhibit entitled Exploration:
During a tour Wednesday, public relations director Dale Wolbrink said the exhibit's five interactive environments — the rainforest, Arctic, desert, wetlands and open ocean —will allow the aquarium to better promote the importance of conservation, which has always been a part of its mission.
Each area has interactive digital kiosks with educational and conservation messages, games and photo opportunities including a virtual shark cage and a sled dog ride.
In another area, children will be able to dig for artifacts, drive a remotely operated vehicle in the desert and play instruments made by rain forest inhabitants.
Bills slated for debate include personal property tax legislation to benefit businesses and a $45 million annual increase for the state property tax credit fund, which reduces what property owners must pay.
Sen. Mike Gloor of Grand Island, chairman of the Revenue Committee, says a slowdown in state revenue will make it harder to pass "home run" tax cuts, but he says lawmakers will make progress this year.