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Police: Officer Shot, Killed Pet Dog at Lincoln Home

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Police say a Lincoln officer shot and killed a dog after jumped on his chest. Police …Read More

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Officials: 1 Critically Injured in Omaha Business Fire

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say one person has been critically injured in a fire at an Omaha business. Douglas …Read More

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Fort Calhoun Nuclear Plant Shut Down for Refueling

BLAIR, Neb. (AP) — Officials say the Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant has been shut down for refueling and maintenance. …Read More

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Unloaded Handgun Found in Omaha School Locker

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A handgun was found in a backpack inside a locker at an Omaha middle school. Authorities …Read More

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Cops: Boy’s Death from Drinking Liquid Nicotine Was Accident

FORT PLAIN, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say an upstate New York toddler’s death last year from drinking liquid nicotine was …Read More

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Bike Ride in Omaha to Raise Money for Cataract Surgeries

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A bicycle ride in Omaha later this month will raise money for cataract surgeries to fight …Read More

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Nebraska Cities to Celebrate Earth Day

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Cities around Nebraska will be celebrating Earth Day this month. The 24th Earth Day Omaha event …Read More

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More Than 250 Bats to Be Released at Omaha Museum

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — More than 250 bats are set to be released this week outside the Joslyn Art Museum …Read More

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Omaha Teen Riding Minibike Struck by Vehicle

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police say a 14-year-old Omaha boy was seriously injured over the weekend after his minibike collided …Read More

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Fremont Struggles to Enforce Its Immigration Rules

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska city’s ordinance that bans renting homes to immigrants living in the country illegally is …Read More

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Construction Worker Dies While Trying to Free Cement Truck in Colfax County

laSCHUYLER, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a construction worker died Saturday in northeast Nebraska while trying to free a cement …Read More

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2 Students Charged in Sexual Attack on Florida Beach

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Two college students have been charged with sexually attacking a woman on a crowded Florida …Read More

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Experts to Discuss Impact of Stem Cell Research

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — At the next Lincoln Science Cafe, the president and CEO of the California Institute for Regenerative …Read More

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Ex-Omaha School Employee Convicted of Theft from School

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A former Omaha public school employee has been sentenced to four years of probation for using …Read More

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Contract Would Give Omaha Police Chief, Managers Raises

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha Police Chief Todd Schmaderer and his assistant chiefs are in line to see salary increases …Read More

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Plan to Merge UNL Architecture School with Fine Arts Opposed

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Architects from Lincoln and Omaha are opposing a plan to merge the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College …Read More

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UNL Family Weatherfest Event to Explore Severe Weather

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is hosting its 15th annual weather symposium to teach families how to …Read More

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New York Mayor de Blasio to Visit Nebraska, Iowa Next Week

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — New York Mayor Bill de Blasio will be the keynote speaker for the University of Nebraska …Read More

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Police Find Body of South Dakota Boy in Missouri River

YANKTON, S.D. (AP) — Authorities in Yankton have recovered the body of a 6-year-old southeastern South Dakota boy. Yankton Police …Read More

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County Health Officials Warn of Smoke from Ag Burning

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Eastern Nebraska health officials have issued a warning about the potentially harmful levels of smoke in …Read More

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Man Accused of Killing 4 in Omaha Seeks Trial Changes

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An attorney for a former doctor accused of killing four people with ties to an Omaha …Read More

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FBI: Man Plotted Suicide Bomb Attack at Kansas Military Base

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A 20-year-old Kansas man has been charged with planning a suicide bomb attack against Fort …Read More

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Omaha Police Aim to Entice New Recruits with Video Push

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha Police Department recruiters hope a new video showcasing various aspects of an officer’s life will …Read More

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Man Arrested in 2012 Slaying in Omaha’s Old Market District

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 27-year-old Omaha resident has been accused of fatally shooting a man at a parking lot …Read More

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