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Prosecutor: Nebraska Man Sexually Abused Foster Daughter

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska man has been arrested after police say he sexually abused his 13-year-old foster daughter. …Read More

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Study Suggests Genetic Link for Male Homosexuality

CHICAGO (AP) — A large study of gay brothers adds to evidence that genes influence men’s chances of being homosexual. …Read More

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Utah Woman Gets at Least 20 Years in Son’s Death

FARMINGTON, Utah (AP) — A Utah woman whose 4-year-old son was malnourished, beaten and then killed has been sentenced to …Read More

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Kansas Woman Critical After Being Sexually Assaulted, Set Afire

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Police say a woman who was sexually assaulted and set on fire in a Wichita park …Read More

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Coroner’s Report: Pack of Dogs Killed Wyoming Woman

RIVERTON, Wyo. (AP) — Authorities say a pack of dogs attacked and killed a woman on an American Indian reservation …Read More

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Police Investigating Death of Fremont Boy

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say an autopsy will be done on the body of a 16-year-old Fremont boy who’d …Read More

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Panel: Nebraska Prisons Need to Improve Data Tracking

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A legislative panel says Nebraska needs to do a better job tracking mental health data for …Read More

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Ex-Nebraskan Builds Memorial for Polk Residents

CENTRAL CITY, Neb. (AP) — A former Nebraska native has built a memorial to honor the contributions of three Polk …Read More

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Parents Focus Critical Eye on Lincoln Schools

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A group has formed to push for transparency and parental rights at Lincoln Public Schools. The …Read More

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Surgeon with Ebola Dies at Nebraska Hospital

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska hospital says an Ebola patient being treated in its biocontainment unit has died. Nebraska …Read More

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Mom Charged After Boy Accidentally Shoots Sister

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A 9-year-old girl was shot and seriously wounded by her 12-year-old brother as he played with …Read More

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Pot Treats May Face Colorado Scrutiny

DENVER (AP) — Health authorities in Colorado say the government should decide which marijuana foods look too much like regular …Read More

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Iowa Girl Critically Injured While Sledding Saturday Night

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A 6-year-old girl was critically hurt this weekend when she sledded into a street in …Read More

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Companies to Be Hiring at Omaha Job Fair

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — More than four dozen companies will be hiring at a job fair being held in Omaha. …Read More

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Court: Nebraska Native American Child Law Not Followed

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has ruled that a Lancaster County judge should have applied to a …Read More

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Nebraska Court Says Omaha Man Should Get Hearing

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has ruled that a 34-year-old Omaha man convicted of first-degree sexual assault …Read More

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Nebraska Man Killed in Southwestern Iowa Crash

SIDNEY, Iowa (AP) — A 55-year-old Nebraska man has died in a crash in the southwestern corner of Iowa. Patrick …Read More

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Lincoln Man Enters Plea in Overdose Death Case

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A 32-year-old Lincoln man has pleaded no contest to a drug charge in connection with a …Read More

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Nebraska State Park to Host Thanksgiving Buffet

ASHLAND, Neb. (AP) — Eugene T. Mahoney State Park will host a Thanksgiving buffet for those who would rather not …Read More

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Nebraska Man Sentenced for Lying on Air Force Application

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 31-year-old La Vista man has been sentenced to three years’ probation for lying on a …Read More

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Omaha Student Dies After Being Found in Pool

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say a 12-year-old has died at a hospital after being found unresponsive at a …Read More

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Lincoln Man Gets 54-60 Months for Injuring Infant

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A 44-year-old Lincoln man has been sent to prison for severely injuring his 5-month-old son. Raad …Read More

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West Omaha Man Shelters Freezing, Wet 19-Year-Old

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 19-year-old man is being treated at a hospital after turning up wet and freezing at …Read More

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Lincoln Gets $2M Transportation Grant

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lincoln’s bus service will be adding new vehicles that operate on compressed natural gas after receiving …Read More

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