sex-offenders

Kansas Faces Criticism Over Cost of Sex Offender Program

LARNED, Kan. (AP) — Kansas is among a number of states facing scrutiny over its program that commits sex offenders …Read More

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Doane College to Display Portraits of Civil Rights Leaders

CRETE, Neb. (AP) — A private liberal arts college in Crete is adding portraits of five civil rights leaders in …Read More

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Nebraska Man Accused of Testing New Pickup on Racetrack

EAGLE, Neb. (AP) — A Waverly man accused of testing his new pickup on the Eagle Raceway track has been …Read More

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Competency Exam Ordered After Nebraska Woman’s Courtroom Rant

MADISON, Neb. (AP) — A competency evaluation has been ordered after a courtroom rant by a Norfolk woman charged with …Read More

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Judge Rule Omaha Man Must Stay at Psychiatric Hospital

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska judge has ruled that a man committed to a state psychiatric hospital after a …Read More

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Omaha-Based Entertainment Authority Considering New Battery

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A nonprofit organization dedicated to building and managing public event venues in Omaha is writing a …Read More

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Ashland Man Gets 20-25 Years for Punching, Shaking Baby Son

WAHOO, Neb. (AP) — A 22-year-old Ashland man has been imprisoned for injuring his 2-month-old son. The office of Saunders …Read More

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Omaha Woman Battling Rare Cancer Fighting Taxes on Donations

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha woman who’s been fighting a rare cancer says she’s now battling the Internal Revenue …Read More

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Flames from Fire Pit Spread to South Sioux City House

SOUTH SIOUX CITY, Neb. (AP) — A blaze that spread from a backyard fire pit has damaged a house in …Read More

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2 Bellevue Officers Suffer Minor Injuries in Fracas

BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — Two Bellevue police officers sent to keep the peace have been treated for minor injuries after …Read More

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‘Batman’ Killer Studied Brain Disorders Before Mass Murder

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — James Holmes was becoming unhinged in the months before he dressed in a gas mask and …Read More

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Nebraska Girl’s Friends, Nurses Plan Prom for Her

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Hospital staff and friends turned 16-year-old Madison Hurd’s room into a prom when they learned she …Read More

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Hall County Court Security Detail Regularly Makes Arrests

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Roughly once a week someone is arrested while entering the Hall County Courthouse either because …Read More

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Student Accused of Theft from UNL Fraternity

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A 20-year-old University of Nebraska-Lincoln student is accused of taking nearly $9,000 from the fraternity for …Read More

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Strategic Air and Space Museum to Get New Name, Logo

ASHLAND, Neb. (AP) — For years, the Strategic Air & Space Museum near Ashland has been colloquially known simply as …Read More

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Ground Broken for Hastings College New Art Center

HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — Hastings College officials have broken ground on the $8.5 million Jackson Dinsdale Art Center, expected to …Read More

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judgeship

Judge Again Considering Delay in Nebraska Killer’s Resentencing

YORK, Neb. (AP) — A southeastern Nebraska judge is again contemplating whether to delay the resentencing of a man convicted …Read More

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Missing Sisters from Nebraska, Oklahoma Found in Michigan

CRISP POINT, Mich. (AP) — Two sisters from Oklahoma and Nebraska missing for nearly two weeks in Michigan have been …Read More

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Nemaha County Commissioner Apologizes for Racial Slur

AUBURN, Neb. (AP) — A Nemaha County commissioner is defending his colleague who publicly apologized for using a racial slur …Read More

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Iowa Teen Accused of Setting Same House on Fire 3 Times

MISSOURI VALLEY, Iowa (AP) — Police have arrested an Iowa teen accused of setting the same vacant house on fire …Read More

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Hastings Teacher Arrested in Student Sex Case Identified

HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — A Hastings High School teacher has been arrested, accused of sexually assaulting a student. 38-year-old Johnathan …Read More

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Lincoln Officials Deluged with Overdoses of Synthetic Pot

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Emergency workers have been swamped with overdoses of synthetic marijuana in Lincoln. Lincoln Fire and Rescue …Read More

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Huge Magma Chamber Spied Under Yellowstone Supervolcano

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Scientists have spied a vast reservoir of hot, partly molten rock beneath the supervolcano at Yellowstone …Read More

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Hastings Teacher Accused of Improper Relationship with Student

HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — A Hastings high school teacher is accused of having an improper relationship with a student. Superintendent …Read More

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