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Kansas Man Charged in Rape of 100-Year-Old

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Wichita authorities have charged a man in the sexual assault and burglary of a 100-year-old woman …Read More

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76-Year-Old Omaha Woman Dies After Assault

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police say an elderly Omaha woman who was found unconscious in her home after an attack …Read More

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Fire Chief: Norfolk Woman Injured in Fall from Roof

NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) — Northeastern Nebraska authorities say a woman has been hospitalized after falling 25 feet off the roof …Read More

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Grant to Provide Rural Nebraska Social Services

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska at Omaha has received a $1.3 million federal grant to send graduate …Read More

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Elm Creek Man Charged in Fatal Plunge into Grand Island Pond

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — A 43-year-old Elm Creek man has been charged with vehicular homicide and drunken driving in …Read More

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Exeter Gun Shop Operators Convicted in Tax Case

EXETER, Neb. (AP) — A couple who used to run a gun shop in Exeter have been convicted on tax …Read More

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Iowan Fatally Injured in Omaha Crash

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 42-year-old Iowa man suspected in a hit-and-run accident has been fatally injured in a north …Read More

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Nebraska Felon Loses Court Bid But Remains Free

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska felon who had been released early has lost a court fight to avoid being …Read More

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Lincoln Board Gets Earful on Gender Training

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Lincoln Board of Education has received a mixed response from parents about the district’s gender …Read More

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Lincoln Zoo Announces Names of Red Pandas

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Lincoln Children’s Zoo has announced the names of its red panda twins after a nationwide …Read More

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Man Says He Hit Dentist to Get Prison Dental Care

ERIE, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man says he assaulted his dentist with a tire iron because he couldn’t afford …Read More

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Carbon Monoxide at Colorado Rec Center Sickens 12

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — A faulty boiler used to heat the swimming pool at a recreation center in northern Colorado …Read More

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Woman Sent to Jail Over Overgrown Yard

LENOIR CITY, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee woman who fell behind on her yard work was cited by code enforcers …Read More

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CDC Says It Missed Opportunities to Contain Ebola

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — In the days after the first diagnosis of Ebola in the U.S., the head of …Read More

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School Officials Studying Omaha Learning Community

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Superintendents in the Omaha area are studying the effectiveness of the Learning Community and have released …Read More

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POT-BUST

Troopers Seize 75 Pounds of Pot in Lincoln Traffic Stop

A traffic stop for speeding in a construction zone on I-80 in Lincoln leads to the arrest of an Indiana …Read More

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Nebraska Court Uphold Iowa Man’s Conviction in Omaha Shooting

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Court of Appeals has upheld the manslaughter, weapons and drug-dealing convictions of an Iowa …Read More

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Omaha Man Pleads Guilty to Tax Evasion

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man who prosecutors say ran a sports bookmaking operation has pleaded guilty to tax …Read More

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Chicken Mascot Returns to Lincoln Restaurant Perch

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Pioneer Pete has been placed back on his perch in front of a Lincoln restaurant. The …Read More

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Lincoln Man Sentenced in Buried Drugs Case

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man has been sentenced to five years and 10 months in federal prison after …Read More

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Nebraska Nuclear Plant Reports Maintenance Mishap

BROWNVILLE, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Public Power District has reported a maintenance accident at a nuclear power plant temporarily …Read More

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FDA Weighs Removing Bolded Warning from Chantix

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration will ask a panel of experts later this week whether a bold-letter …Read More

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Ebola Screening Starts Thursday at 4 US Airports

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Customs and health officials at airports in Washington, Chicago, Atlanta and Newark will take the temperatures …Read More

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Nebraska Man Jailed After Body, SUV Found in Pond

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Grand Island authorities have recovered the body of an SUV passenger and arrested the driver …Read More

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