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Women, 2 Children Escape Fire at Wahoo Home

WAHOO, Neb. (AP) — A woman and her two children have escaped a fire that destroyed their home in Wahoo. …Read More

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Prosecutor: 20-Year-Old Charged in Ferguson Shooting of 2 Officers

CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say the 20-year-old man charged in the shooting of two St. Louis area officers had …Read More

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Oklahoma Isn’t Alone in Race-Related Fraternity Incidents

WASHINGTON (AP) — Many colleges are clamping down on campus fraternities after their reputations are sullied by race-tainted incidents. Even …Read More

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4 US Aid Workers Being Monitored for Ebola in Nebraska

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Four American aid workers who were exposed to Ebola while working in Sierra Leone are being …Read More

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Study Boosts Hope for New Class of Cholesterol Medications

SAN DIEGO (AP) — New research boosts hope that a highly anticipated, experimental class of cholesterol drugs can greatly lower …Read More

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Omaha Man Killed Friday in Motorcycle Crash

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police say a 34-year-old motorcyclist has died after driving onto lawns in north-central Omaha and crashing …Read More

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3 Kansas Hospital Patients Die of Ice Cream-Related Illness

DALLAS (AP) — Officials at a Wichita, Kansas, hospital say five people who fell ill with listeriosis after consuming a …Read More

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Police: No Injuries After Bus Overturned in Western Iowa

TREYNOR, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say no injuries were reported when a school bus carrying about 20 children overturned on …Read More

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Lawsuit Against Nebraska Lake Association, Family Revived

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has revived a paralyzed man’s lawsuit against a northeast Nebraska private lake …Read More

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Lincoln Frat Suspended During Hazing Investigation

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — University of Nebraska-Lincoln officials are investigating a hazing allegation against a fraternity. Sigma Lamda Beta is …Read More

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Man Sues Over Lincoln Arena Policy That Hampers Leafleting

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A man who’d been ticketed for trespassing while handing out religious leaflets outside Lincoln’s Pinnacle Bank …Read More

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Norfolk Police Arrest Man Caught Peeping into Home

NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) — Norfolk police have arrested a 29-year-old man they say had been peeping through a window of …Read More

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Omaha State Senator Briefly Hospitalized After Collapsing

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A state senator from Omaha was briefly hospitalized after collapsing at the Nebraska Capitol. Sen. Sara …Read More

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Omaha Man Gets Probation in Federal Contracting Fraud Case

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A judge has sentenced a Nebraska businessman to two years of probation for fraudulently landing …Read More

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‘Star Wars Episode VIII’ Snags a May 2017 Release Date

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — “Star Wars: Episode VIII” will blast into theaters on May 26, 2017, Disney Chairman and CEO …Read More

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Omaha Police Looking for Those Tearing Up Parks Using ATVs

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police are looking for vandals who have torn up turf in city parks across Omaha. The …Read More

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Grass Fire in Rural Nebraska Destroys Sheds

WATERBURY, Neb. (AP) — Fire officials say a grass fire in rural Nebraska has destroyed several sheds in the area. …Read More

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FBI Arrests 10 Members, Associates of Organized Crime Family

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Federal prosecutors have announced the arrest of 10 members and associates of the DeCavalcante organized crime …Read More

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Lincoln Woman Charged After Bomb Threat to Cable Company

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lincoln police say a 23-year-old woman has been arrested and charged with threatening to blow up …Read More

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Lancaster County Official Charged with Theft Says He Forgot to Pay for Part

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lancaster County commissioner charged with theft in nearby York County says he’s occasionally forgetful but …Read More

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St. Louis County Police: 2 Officers Shot in Ferguson

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar says two officers were shot around midnight at a …Read More

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Man Acquitted in 2014 Shooting Death of Teenager in Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 22-year-old man has been acquitted of first-degree murder in the shooting death of an Omaha …Read More

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‘Yarn Bombing’ Plans in Lincoln Unraveled by City

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lincoln officials have pared down a proposal for putting knitted artwork in Union Plaza in celebration …Read More

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Grand Jury: No Wrongdoing in Separate Shooting Deaths by Omaha Police

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A grand jury has found no criminal wrongdoing by four Omaha police officers who were involved …Read More

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