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Details About Nebraska Student Killed on I-80 Relased

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a Nebraska Wesleyan University student who was struck and killed while walking on Interstate …Read More

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Former Nebraska Deputy Pleads in Staged Shooting

HUMBOLDT, Neb. (AP) — A former sheriff’s deputy in Nebraska has pleaded no contest to charges that he accidently shot …Read More

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CDC: E Cigarette Use Rising in High School Kids

NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials say high schools students’ use of electronic cigarettes tripled over three years. In a …Read More

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UNMC, Nebraska Medicine Partner with Madonna

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska Medical Center and its clinical partner, Nebraska Medicine, will provide physician and …Read More

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Truck Driver Sentenced in Nebraska Meth Case

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

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UP: Use Caution at Rail Crossings in Winter

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — As a blast of wintry weather hits the Midwest, Union Pacific Railroad is reminding motorists to …Read More

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Nebraska Attorney General to Open Law Firm

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — After 12 years as the state’s top lawyer, Attorney General Jon Bruning says he’ll open a …Read More

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Lincoln Woman Gets Prison in Fatal Drug Overdose

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln woman has been given prison time for delivering heroin to a man who later …Read More

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Iowa Woman Pleads Guilty to Theft in Nebraska

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 41-year-old Iowa woman has pleaded guilty to stealing federal funds while managing property in northeast …Read More

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Omaha Homeless Shelter Seeks Bathroom Tissue

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha homeless shelter is seeking the public’s help in serving those looking for a warm …Read More

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Omaha Board Backs Scrapping of School Levy

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha school board is backing a plan to eliminate the property tax levy it shares …Read More

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Suicide Investigated at Northeast Nebraska School

WAKEFIELD, Neb. (AP) — The discovery of a suicide on school property in northeast Nebraska forced a lockdown lasting several …Read More

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Earthquake Shakes Parts of Kansas, Oklahoma

CONWAY SPRINGS, Kan. (AP) — An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.8 has shaken parts of Kansas and Oklahoma. …Read More

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Deputy: Nebraska Teen Injured in Bridge Crash

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln-area teenager has been hospitalized after driving her car off of a bridge and onto …Read More

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Airline Plans Florida Service from Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Allegiant Airlines has announced that will begin nonstop flights in March from Omaha to Florida’s Tampa-St. …Read More

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3 Escape Flames in Northwest Omaha House Fire

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Three members of a northwest Omaha family have escaped flames from a house fire. Fire officials …Read More

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Doctor: Girls Is Competent to Stand Trial in Stabbing

WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — A state doctor says the mental condition of one of two girls accused of repeatedly stabbing …Read More

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Teen Arrested in Fatal Shooting of War Veteran

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police have arrested an 18-year-old man on suspicion of shooting and killing an Army veteran on …Read More

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Public to Comment on 1st-in-Nation Tobacco Ban

WESTMINSTER, Mass. (AP) — Health officials in Westminster are holding a public hearing on a draft regulation that would make …Read More

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Lancaster County to Place Markers on Vet Graves

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Officials in a southeastern Nebraska county say they have enough markers to place one on every …Read More

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Nebraska Prosecutor Helps Subdue Defendant

MADISON, Neb. (AP) — A northeast Nebraska prosecutor helped deputies subdue a defendant during a courtroom melee. The incident erupted …Read More

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Nebraska Volunteers Find Yellow Lab Missing Since Crash

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Volunteers have reunited a yellow Labrador retriever with his family after the dog ran away from …Read More

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Publication Calls UNO Top University for Veterans

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska at Omaha has been named the top university for veterans by the …Read More

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Omaha Priest Dies in Missouri Traffic Accident

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha Archdiocese has announced that a priest has died in a traffic accident while vacationing …Read More

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