aclu-neb

ACLU Threatens to Sue Bellevue Over Conduct Code

BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — Bellevue has been threatened with a lawsuit by the Nebraska chapter of the American Civil Liberties …Read More

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Jared St. Louis

Man Convicted in Hit-and-Run That Injured 11-Year-Old Lincoln Boy

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A 24-year-old man has accepted a plea deal and been convicted in a hit-and-run accident that …Read More

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officer-involved-shooting

Man Shot, Killed by Police Outside Lincoln Hotel

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A man has been shot and killed by law enforcement outside a hotel in north Lincoln. …Read More

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oh-thats-nasty

Man Gets 5 Days in Nebraska Jail for Using Plant as Toilet

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Illinois man who used indoor potted plants as a toilet was sent to jail in …Read More

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stanton-county-sheriff

Nebraska Man Killed in Head-On Collision with Semi

STANTON, Neb. (AP) — Police say a Nebraska man died in a head-on collision with a semitruck. The Stanton County …Read More

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John Jacob Mitchell

Lincoln Man Accused of Assaulting 14-Year-Old Several Times

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lancaster County officials say a Lincoln man has been accused of sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl …Read More

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Epworth Village

Epworth Village Closes Satellite Group Home in Grand Island

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — York’s Epworth Village has closed its satellite group home operation in Grand Island. Epworth CEO …Read More

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child-abuse

Trial Set for Columbus Mom Accused of Abusing 3-Year-Old

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — A June trial has been scheduled for a Columbus mother accused of physically abusing her 3-year-old …Read More

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UNL

UNL Celebrates Groundbreaking of New $84 Million Building

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Officials are celebrating the groundbreaking of a new $84 million school building at the University of …Read More

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Jeff Hawks

Lincoln Youth Baseball Coach Pleads Not Guilty to Sex Abuse

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln youth baseball coach has pleaded not guilty to a felony charge of child sex …Read More

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keystone

Senate Fails to Override Obama’s Veto on Keystone Pipeline

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican-controlled Senate has failed to override President Barack Obama’s veto of a bill approving the Keystone …Read More

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omaha-police

Mother of Slain Girl Sues Omaha Police Over Drug Charge

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The mother of a 5-year-old girl killed last year by a stray bullet is suing two …Read More

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lgbt

Attorney Says Burning of Gay Pride Flag in Omaha Wasn’t a Hate Crime

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The attorney for an Omaha man accused of stealing a gay pride flag and burning it …Read More

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judgeship

Nebraska Man Convicted in Child Rape Case Found Incompetent

BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) — A 40-year-old Beatrice man convicted of sexually assaulting a 9-year-old boy has been found incompetent. Gage …Read More

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gavel-more

Former Nebraska County Official Takes Plea Deal for Theft

MADISON, Neb. (AP) — A former zoning administrator for Madison and Pierce counties has taken a deal and pleaded guilty …Read More

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university-of-nebraska

University of Nebraska Budget Request Questioned by Panel

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A University of Nebraska budget request for “economic competitiveness” projects is drawing scrutiny from lawmakers. The …Read More

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Doug Peterson

Request for Stay in Nebraska Gay Marriage Case Filed

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson says the state should not be forced to recognize gay marriages …Read More

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ferguson-police

Official: US Report Finds Racial Bias in Ferguson Police

WASHINGTON (AP) — A law enforcement official tells The Associated Press that a Justice Department investigation has found patterns of …Read More

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lawsuit-settlement

2 Women Suing Nebraska Utility for Discrimination Get New Trial

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Court of Appeals has revived the lawsuits of two women who say that Omaha’s …Read More

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fatal-accident

Icy Road Blamed for Fatal Crash in Northwest Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say icy roads have caused several accidents in eastern Nebraska and at least one fatal …Read More

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nitrogen-gas

Nitrogen Gas Executions Approved by Oklahoma House

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma would become the first state to allow the execution of inmates using nitrogen gas under …Read More

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ambulance-lights

Nebraska Twin Born on Way to Hospital Fights for Survival

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A tiny boy born on his parents’ way to a Nebraska hospital is struggling for life …Read More

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epworth-village

York Housing for Children in Need to Begin Taking in Girls

YORK, Neb. (AP) — After historically only housing boys, the Epworth Village in York will open a home for girls …Read More

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school

Iowa Middle School Teacher Arrested on Sexual Abuse Charges

UNDERWOOD, Iowa (AP) — A teacher at an Iowa middle school has been arrested on charges related to a claim …Read More

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