Lincoln Woman Gets Probation for Embezzlement from Family Business

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln woman has been given probation for stealing money from employees at her family restoration …Read More

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Teen Charged with Robbing 99-Year-Old Woman

WINDSOR, Conn. (AP) — Police in Connecticut have arrested 17-year-old who they say robbed a 99-year-old woman of her purse …Read More

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Ford Expands Air Bag Recall Nationwide

DETROIT (AP) — Ford says it’s expanding a recall for faulty driver’s side air bag inflators to the entire U.S. …Read More

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Nebraska Man Sentenced in Gun Possession Case

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man has been sentenced up to 18 months in prison on a firearm charge …Read More

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Omaha Man Arrested in Crash That Killed Passenger

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 21-year-old Nebraska man faces a felony drunken driving charge in a crash that killed his …Read More

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Nebraska Businesses, Industries to Push for Roadwork

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska business leaders plan to push for a highway expansion project between Norfolk and Fremont. The …Read More

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Hastings Officials Push for Inmate Treatment Center

HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — Officials in Hastings are pushing for a proposed Behavioral Health Treatment Center — intended to transition …Read More

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Omaha Man Charged with Sex Assault of Child

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A 56-year-old Omaha man has been charged with sexually assaulting and molesting a 7-year-old girl in …Read More

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AP Investigation: Abused Kids Die as Authorities Fail to Protect

BUTTE, Montana (AP) — An Associated Press investigation has found that at least 786 children died of abuse or neglect …Read More

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Nebraska Power Plant Taken Temporarily Offline

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Fort Calhoun nuclear plant in Nebraska has been taken temporarily offline due to a lockout …Read More

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State of Nebraska Settles Lawsuit with 1 of ‘Beatrice 6′

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The state of Nebraska has settled a lawsuit with one of six people wrongly convicted in …Read More

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Study: Removing Clot Helps Limit Stroke Disability

By MARILYNN MARCHIONE, AP Chief Medical Writer For the first time in several decades, a new treatment has been shown …Read More

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Prosecutors Appeal Prison Sentence of York Man

YORK, Neb. (AP) — York County prosecutors are appealing the five- to 10-year prison sentence of a York man for …Read More

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Omaha Police Investigate Store Robber, Assault

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police are investigating the robbery of a pizza restaurant and the assault of an employee. …Read More

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Utah Hunter Shot, Killed by Friend Who Slipped in the Mud

LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Authorities say a 57-year-old hunter is dead after one of his companions slipped in the mud …Read More

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Omaha Man Sentenced for Stabbing Officer

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man who stabbed and wounded a police officer has been sentenced to prison. A …Read More

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Marijuana Research Projects Getting State Funding

DENVER (AP) — Colorado is poised to award more than $8 million to research marijuana to treat diseases, a step …Read More

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Colorado Teen Gets 10 Years for Killing Father

GYPSUM, Colo. (AP) — A 14-year-old Colorado boy will spend 10 years behind bars after pleading guilty to killing his …Read More

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Mom Charged with Murder After Babies’ Bodies Found

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts woman has been indicted on two murder charges after the skeletal remains of three …Read More

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Omaha Police: Driver Had 4 Flat Tires, Deployed Airbag in Low-Speed Chase

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities in Omaha say a man faces charges after he failed to stop driving a car …Read More

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Complaint Filed Over Gage County Sheriff’s Move

BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) — The union representing Gage County Sheriff’s deputies has filed a complaint with Nebraska’s public-sector labor court …Read More

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Eastern Nebraska Hit with Whooping Cough, Flu

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — An eastern Nebraska health department is reporting several cases of whooping cough and influenza. Three Rivers …Read More

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Wife Who Used Child Porn to Frame Estranged Husband Gets Jail

INDIANA, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman convicted of downloading child pornography to frame her estranged husband must spend six …Read More

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Cases of Most Common STD Fell for First Time in 30 Years

NEW YORK (AP) — For the first time in three decades, the nation’s most common sexually transmitted disease is a …Read More

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