dept.-of-justice

2 Charged in Cybercrime Ring Plead Not Guilty in Nebraska

(AP) — Two Ukrainian men suspected of involvement in a major cybercrime operation that used computer malware to steal millions …Read More

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Officials: Inmate Hurt During Fight at Douglas Co. Jail

(AP) — Officials say an inmate was badly injured during a fight with another inmate at the Douglas County Jail. …Read More

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Susan DeJong

Neb. High Court Upholds Woman’s Life Sentence

(AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has affirmed the conviction and life sentence of a 57-year-old southeast Nebraska woman for …Read More

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Lancaster Co. Issues Health Warning for Smoke

(AP) — Officials have issued a health advisory for Lancaster County because of high level of smoke from agricultural burning …Read More

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2 Mine Workers Killed in Missouri Accident

(AP) — Two workers who fell to their deaths in a southeast Missouri mine have been identified by their employer. …Read More

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POT-BUST

Traffic Stop Near Lincoln Nets 243 Pounds of Pot

A traffic stop on Interstate 80 near Lincoln, led to the seizure of more than 200 lbs. of marijuana and …Read More

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Johnny Carson Mural Planned for Norfolk

(AP) — A mural depicting TV talk show legend Johnny Carson will be going up on the side of a …Read More

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Nirvana, Kiss and the E Street Band Join Rock Hall of Fame

(AP) — Kiss, Nirvana and Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band have been ushered into the Rock and Roll Hall of …Read More

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10 Killed as Truck, Bus Carrying Students Collide

(AP) — The California Highway Patrol says the drivers of a FedEx delivery truck and a charter bus carrying high …Read More

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Washington Sewage Treatment Plant Invites Weddings

(AP) — A sewage treatment plant near Seattle is advertising its availability as a wedding venue. The Brightwater Wastewater Treatment …Read More

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Alex Hribal

Prosecutor: School Stabber Used Kitchen Knives

(AP) — The district attorney says a 16-year-old charged with stabbing 21 other students and a security officer at his …Read More

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lincoln-police

(UPDATED) Lincoln Police Surround Hotel in Standoff

UPDATE 4/9/14 4:00 p.m. (AP) — Authorities say a standoff with a Lincoln man at a hotel has ended with …Read More

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Daniel Walter

Lincoln Man Surrenders in Molotov Cocktail Case

(AP) — A 27-year-old Lincoln man suspected of tossing Molotov cocktails has surrendered. Lincoln police spokeswoman Katie Flood says Daniel …Read More

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tilden-ne

Tilden City Council Votes to Close Hospital

(AP) — The Tilden City Council in northeast Nebraska has decided to close the city-owned hospital. The council voted 6-0 …Read More

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cdc

Foster Farms Salmonella Outbreak Sickens People in 25 States

(AP) — Federal health officials say a salmonella outbreak linked to Foster Farms chicken isn’t over and has now infected …Read More

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Police ID Body Found Near Omaha Mall

(AP) — Police have identified a man found dead near Omaha’s Westroads Mall. Omaha police said in a news release …Read More

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fatal-accident

County Attorney: Nebraskan in Crash Froze to Death

(AP) — Authorities say the Nebraska woman whose body was found near her wrecked car froze to death. Cuming County …Read More

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odd-news

NC Man Sentenced to Jail for Sucking Woman’s Toes

(AP) — A North Carolina man who sucked an unwilling woman’s toes inside a Wal-Mart has been sentenced to 60 …Read More

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Catalina Clouser

Woman Who Left Baby on Car Roof Gets Probation

(AP) — An Arizona woman who left her 5-week-old baby in a car seat on the roof of her car …Read More

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omahapopo

Omaha Police Say Man in Custody in Car Theft

(AP) — Authorities in Omaha say a man is in custody in connection to a stolen vehicle found damaged and …Read More

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Fremont Couple in Cruelty Case Barred from Owning Animals

(AP) — A Dodge County couple accused of animal cruelty has been barred from owning animals for 20 years. Roland …Read More

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Neb. Man Pleads No Contest to Child Sex Assault

(AP) — A 37-year-old southern Nebraska man has pleaded no contest to charges that he sexually assaulted a 13-year-old girl. …Read More

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judgeship

2 Convicted in Beating Death of 96-Year-Old Deacon

(AP) — Two Buffalo men have been convicted in the fatal beating of a 96-year-old church deacon during a break-in …Read More

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Police Link Kansas City Area Highway Shootings

(AP) — Police say they have linked some of the apparently random shootings targeting vehicles traveling on Kansas City-area highways …Read More

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