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Man Convicted of Murder in Fatal Sauce Pan Beating

HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man who said he was high on drugs and hearing voices when he …Read More

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Parents Sue Georgia School System in Gym Mat Death

VALDOSTA, Ga. (AP) — The parents of a south Georgia teenager found dead inside a rolled-up gym mat at school …Read More

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Police: Woman Said She Had Bomb in Omaha Robbery

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A woman has been accused of threatening to use a bomb before robbing a bank in …Read More

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TD Ameritrade Building Earns Efficiency Award

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — TD Ameritrade’s new headquarters tower in Omaha has been recognized for its efficient design that includes …Read More

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American Airlines

Dallas-Bound Jet Returns to Omaha as Precaution

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Mechanics have been checking an American Airlines jet that made a precautionary landing in Omaha after …Read More

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Nikko Jenkins

Omaha Killer to Be Sent to Psychiatric Hospital

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has ordered a man convicted of killing four Omaha people last summer to a …Read More

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Lawyers Give 2 Nebraska Judges Failing Grades

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An evaluation survey conducted by the Nebraska State Bar Association has given passing grades to all …Read More

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$1,000 Pill Now Hepatitis C Treatment of Choice

WASHINGTON (AP) — A $1,000-per-pill drug that insurers are reluctant to pay for has quickly become the treatment of choice …Read More

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Union Pacific Train Catches Fire Near Grand Island

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska fire crews have extinguished a Union Pacific train that caught fire and temporarily closed …Read More

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Omaha Couple with 7 Kids Killed in Rollover Crash

WEST POINT, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha couple have been killed in a rollover crash off a state highway in …Read More

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NSP Plans Special Enforcement in Hall County

Efforts to reduce serious injury and fatality crashes with an emphasis on impaired driving will be the focus of a …Read More

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NE Nebraska Town Hires Its 1st City Administrator

WISNER, Neb. (AP) — The small northeast Nebraska town of Wisner has hired its first city administrator. Wisner hired Al …Read More

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Man Faces 1st Degree Murder Charge in Omaha Death

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Prosecutors have charged another man with first-degree murder in the shooting death of an Omaha man. …Read More

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More Federal Aid Given to Nebraska for June Storms

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Additional federal aid is being made available to Nebraska for areas affected by recent severe weather. …Read More

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Anthony Joseph Souza

Lincoln Man Gets Prison Time for Beating Young Son

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man has been given prison time for severely beating his infant son last year. …Read More

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FAA Proposes Fining Southwest Airlines $12M

WASHINGTON (AP) — The government is proposing a $12 million civil fine against Southwest Airlines for failing to comply in …Read More

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19-Year-Old Dies After Shooting in West Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a 19-year-old man has died after being shot in west Omaha. Police say officers …Read More

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Douglas County Deputy Fires at Vehicle

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Three people have been taken into custody after a car chase that began with gunshots from …Read More

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Union-Pacific

Old Columbus Train Depot to Be Demolished

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — Union Pacific intends to tear down its old depot in Columbus early next year, ending its …Read More

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Tornado-Stricken Nebraska Town Gets Some Iowa Help

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — The Sioux City school district is donating excess desks, tables and shelving units to help …Read More

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US Cities Clean Up After Powerful Storms

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Communities across the U.S. are cleaning up after strong storms destroyed homes, knocked out power for …Read More

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Virus Drugmaker Fights Pediatricians’ New Advice

CHICAGO (AP) — A drugmaker is clashing with pediatricians over new recommendations to limit use of a costly medicine for …Read More

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Exec from Nebraska Tribe Honored for Leadership

WINNEBAGO, Neb. (AP) — The leader of the Winnebago Tribe’s economic development company is receiving a national award for leading …Read More

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Aid Group: 2 Americans Have Ebola in Africa

BOONE, N.C. (AP) — A relief group official says two American aid workers have tested positive for the Ebola virus …Read More

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