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‘Batman’ Killer Studied Brain Disorders Before Mass Murder

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — James Holmes was becoming unhinged in the months before he dressed in a gas mask and …Read More

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Nebraska Girl’s Friends, Nurses Plan Prom for Her

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Hospital staff and friends turned 16-year-old Madison Hurd’s room into a prom when they learned she …Read More

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Hall County Court Security Detail Regularly Makes Arrests

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Roughly once a week someone is arrested while entering the Hall County Courthouse either because …Read More

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Dakota Grimm

Student Accused of Theft from UNL Fraternity

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A 20-year-old University of Nebraska-Lincoln student is accused of taking nearly $9,000 from the fraternity for …Read More

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Strategic Air and Space Museum to Get New Name, Logo

ASHLAND, Neb. (AP) — For years, the Strategic Air & Space Museum near Ashland has been colloquially known simply as …Read More

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Ground Broken for Hastings College New Art Center

HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — Hastings College officials have broken ground on the $8.5 million Jackson Dinsdale Art Center, expected to …Read More

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Judge Again Considering Delay in Nebraska Killer’s Resentencing

YORK, Neb. (AP) — A southeastern Nebraska judge is again contemplating whether to delay the resentencing of a man convicted …Read More

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Missing Sisters from Nebraska, Oklahoma Found in Michigan

CRISP POINT, Mich. (AP) — Two sisters from Oklahoma and Nebraska missing for nearly two weeks in Michigan have been …Read More

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Nemaha County Commissioner Apologizes for Racial Slur

AUBURN, Neb. (AP) — A Nemaha County commissioner is defending his colleague who publicly apologized for using a racial slur …Read More

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Iowa Teen Accused of Setting Same House on Fire 3 Times

MISSOURI VALLEY, Iowa (AP) — Police have arrested an Iowa teen accused of setting the same vacant house on fire …Read More

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Hastings Teacher Arrested in Student Sex Case Identified

HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — A Hastings High School teacher has been arrested, accused of sexually assaulting a student. 38-year-old Johnathan …Read More

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Lincoln Officials Deluged with Overdoses of Synthetic Pot

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Emergency workers have been swamped with overdoses of synthetic marijuana in Lincoln. Lincoln Fire and Rescue …Read More

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11-Year-Old Boy in Custody After Gun Goes Off in Class

LAS VEGAS (AP) — An 11-year-old is in custody after accidentally firing a stolen handgun at a Las Vegas school. …Read More

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Huge Magma Chamber Spied Under Yellowstone Supervolcano

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Scientists have spied a vast reservoir of hot, partly molten rock beneath the supervolcano at Yellowstone …Read More

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Hastings Teacher Accused of Improper Relationship with Student

HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — A Hastings high school teacher is accused of having an improper relationship with a student. Superintendent …Read More

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Police: Fremont 8-Year-Old Fatally Injured When TV Fell on Her Head

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say an 8-year-old girl who was involved in a Fremont collision had been fatally injured …Read More

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Driver Shot in Colorado; Police Probe 3 Similar Incidents

WINDSOR, Colo. (AP) — Investigators are trying to determine if a shooting on Interstate 25 about 60 miles north of …Read More

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Nebraska School OK to Use Lease-Purchase Agreements for Construction

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has reaffirmed that public school districts are not prohibited by state law …Read More

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Woman Accused of Starting Fire at Norfolk Apartment Complex

NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) — A 24-year-old woman has been accused of starting a small fire in a hallway at a …Read More

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Nebraska Teen to Be Charged with Homicide in 4 Crash Deaths

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Douglas County prosecutors say a teenage driver will be charged with homicide as a juvenile for …Read More

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Tree Foundation Works to Meet Earth Day, Arbor Day Demands

NEBRASKA CITY, Neb. (AP) — Staff members at Arbor Day Farm have been busily packaging and shipping thousands of seedlings …Read More

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Lawyer: Ex-Lincoln Teacher Will Plead Not Guilty in Sex Assault Case

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The lawyer for a Lincoln teacher accused of having sex with one of his teenage students …Read More

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Omaha Officers Hurt in Attempt to Arrest Driver of Stolen Vehicle

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police say two Omaha officers were injured when the driver of a stolen vehicle attempted to …Read More

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Ex-Nebraska Teacher Gets Jail for Providing Booze to Minors

TECUMSEH, Neb. (AP) — A former teacher in southeast Nebraska has been sentenced to a week in jail for providing …Read More

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