accidental-shooting

Toddler Wounds Both Parents with 1 Shot from Handgun

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say a 3-year-old boy got ahold of a handgun from his mother’s purse and fired …Read More

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uno

Air Force Sending Students to UNO for Leadership Development

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new program will allow some of the top security specialists working for U.S. Strategic Command …Read More

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health-alert

Children at Nebraska Child Care Under 21-Day Quarantine

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — Several children attending a Washington County child care are under a 21-day quarantine after health officials …Read More

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UNMC

Plan Unveiled for Hotel on Omaha Medical School Campus

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Plans have been unveiled for a hotel on the University of Nebraska Medical Center campus near …Read More

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sarpy-co.-sheriff

Teenage Driver Killed in Crash West of Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 17-year-old driver has died in a single-vehicle rollover crash near 180th and Cornhusker Road just …Read More

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fatal-accident

Crash in Lincoln Kills 1, Injured 4 Others

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A three-car crash in Lincoln has left one person dead and three others injured. The crash …Read More

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Dennis Brouse

Nebraska Filmmaker Guilty of Tax Credit Fraud in Iowa

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A Nebraska filmmaker accused of faking a purchase agreement to get Iowa state tax credits …Read More

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lincoln-police

Lincoln Man Hit, Killed While Crossing the Street

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A man has died after being hit by a car while crossing a street near downtown …Read More

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Val Kilmer (Wikipedia)

Rep: Val Kilmer Undergoing Tests for Tumor

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Val Kilmer is undergoing tests for a possible tumor, according to his representative. Liz Rosenberg confirmed …Read More

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omaha-police

Omaha Police Say Man Turns Self in for Fatal Hit-and-Run

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police say an arrest has been made in a fatal hit-and-run that killed a pedestrian on …Read More

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Ali S. Khan

UNMC Public Health Dean to Work in Sierra Leone on Ebola

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha has announced its dean of public health is …Read More

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snowstorm

Heavy Snowfall Expected in Iowa Over the Weekend

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Two storm systems merging over the Midwest this weekend are expected to produce significant snowfall …Read More

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Medical-Chart

Officials: Lancaster County Measles Case Deemed False Alarm

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Health officials say a case of measles in Lancaster County has turned out to be a …Read More

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Dakota McDonald

Man Charged in Death of Fremont Boy Found Outside in Frigid Weather

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — A 21-year-old Omaha man has been arrested in connection with the death of a Fremont teenager …Read More

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Cynthia Anderson

Woman Accused in Grand Island Puppy Drowning Arrested on Florida Theft Warrant

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — A Florida woman accused of drowning a puppy at a Nebraska airport has been arrested …Read More

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gallup

Gallup Migrating Away from Phones in Favor of Online Polling

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gallup has long been known for phone polling, but the company is migrating away from that …Read More

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gavel-and-scale

Omaha Man Convicted of First-Degree Murder in Party Slaying

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man has been convicted of first-degree murder in connection to a shooting death at …Read More

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Mikael Loyd

Omaha Man Pleads No Contest in Girlfriend’s Death

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man has pleaded no contest to second-degree murder charges for strangling his girlfriend and …Read More

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arson

No Injuries Reported in 2 Fires at High School in Lincoln

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Officials have canceled classes for the rest of the day after two fires were set at …Read More

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Vincent Hicks

Man Accused in 5-Year-Old Omaha Girl’s Death Takes Plea Deal

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The 21-year-old man accused in the shooting death of a 5-year-old Omaha girl has taken a …Read More

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measles-virus

2nd Measles Case Confirmed in Eastern Nebraska

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — Health officials have confirmed a second case of measles in a child residing in eastern Nebraska. …Read More

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officer-involved-shooting

Omaha Police Release Names of Officers Who Shot Woman

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha authorities have released the names of two police officers who shot a 39-year-old woman who …Read More

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crime-scene-police-shoot

Police: Victim in Omaha Park Shooting Has Died at Hospital

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say a 46-year-old man who was shot earlier this week in a park has …Read More

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union-college

Nebraska College Hires Organization to Probe Gymnast’s Fall

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Union College in Lincoln has hired an outside organization to investigate the Jan. 14 accident that …Read More

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