omaha-police

Driver Runs Over Woman in Omaha Grocery Store Parking Lot

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 47-year-old woman who was lying down in an Omaha grocery store parking lot was critically …Read More

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DHHS

Couple Sues Nebraska Agency Over Adoption of Troubled Boy

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A military couple is suing the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services, accusing the agency …Read More

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Former Lincoln Head Shop Owner Gets Prison for Running Synthetic Drug Ring

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The leader of a large synthetic drug-dealing business has been sentenced to 15 years in federal …Read More

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Khalid Osman

Lincoln Man Gets Prison for Stealing Car, Running Over Owner with It

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man has been sentenced to 15 to 23 years in prison for assaulting another …Read More

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Man Killed in Fiery Crash Near South Sioux City

SOUTH SIOUX CITY, Neb. (AP) — Officials are still trying to identify a man killed in a fiery head-on crash …Read More

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Lindsey McCallister

Lincoln Woman Gets Probation for Leaving Scene of Fatal Fall

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A 35-year-old Lincoln woman has been sentenced to five years’ probation for leaving her fatally injured …Read More

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Regulators to Provide Another Update on Nebraska Nuke Plant

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Federal regulators are planning another update on the performance of a Nebraska nuclear plant that was …Read More

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Salvation Army, UNO to Stock Omaha Food Pantry

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — University of Nebraska at Omaha fraternity members will spend a night outside sleeping in cardboard boxes …Read More

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Brian Dieter

Columbus Man Facing Trial in Counterfeiting Scheme

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — A 36-year-old Columbus man faces trial in Platte County District Court, accused of counterfeiting $20 bills. …Read More

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Nebraska Students Walk in Chief Standing Bear’s Footsteps

NEAR WYMORE, Nebraska (AP) — A group of students from Peru State College have received the opportunity to learn a …Read More

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Medical Examiner: 22-Day-Old Baby Girl Starved to Death

BARTOW, Fla. (AP) — A medical examiner says a baby who was found dead in her car seat in a …Read More

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POT-BUST

Troopers Seize 45 Pounds of Pot in Hamilton County Traffic Stop

An Illinois man is in jail after a trooper seizes 45.3 lbs. of marijuana during a traffic stop in Hamilton …Read More

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lawsuit-settlement

Father Sues Former Husker After Son’s Fundraiser

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A father has sued a former University of Nebraska football player who hosted a fundraiser for …Read More

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Iowa Softball Coach Convicted of 4 Counts of Sexual Assault

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A western Iowa youth softball coach accused of having a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old …Read More

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State Patrol: 10-Year-Old Died in Crash Near Macy

MACY, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a 10-year-old child has died in a crash off a state highway in northeast …Read More

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Adam Herman

Lincoln Man Who Tied Up, Terrorize Mom Gets 2-5 Years

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man who tied up and threatened to kill his mother has been given two …Read More

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tacoma-police

Narcotics Dog Who Ingested Meth During Search Dies

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Barney, the Tacoma police narcotics dog that became sick after ingesting methamphetamine during a drug investigation, …Read More

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Fremont Police: 8-Year-Old Girl’s Death Not Suspicious

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say the death of an 8-year-old girl who was injured before being involved in a …Read More

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omaha

Omaha Metro Area Getting Closer to Population of 1 Million

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha-Council Bluffs metro area is edging closer to having a population of 1 million after …Read More

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nebraska-medical-center

5 People Watched for Ebola in Nebraska Still Healthy

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The American aid workers brought to Nebraska who were exposed to Ebola in Sierra Leone continue …Read More

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31-Year-Old Shows Up in Nebraska Court Nearly 12 Years Late

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — A 31-year-old man finally has faced the music in court for possessing alcohol when he was …Read More

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Judge Weighs Fate of Man Who Tried to Shoot Up Lincoln Classroom in 1992

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A judge is deciding what to do about a 66-year-old man who in 1992 tried to …Read More

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Police: Omaha Woman Raped After Meeting Man on Dating App

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say a woman reported that she was gang-raped after a man she met on …Read More

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Nebraska Official Takes Plea Deal in County Theft Case

NELIGH, Neb. (AP) — A county supervisor in northeast Nebraska has been convicted of theft. Sixty-three-year-old Harlan Brandt, of Oakdale, …Read More

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