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Fremont Police: 8-Year-Old Girl’s Death Not Suspicious

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say the death of an 8-year-old girl who was injured before being involved in a …Read More

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omaha

Omaha Metro Area Getting Closer to Population of 1 Million

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha-Council Bluffs metro area is edging closer to having a population of 1 million after …Read More

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5 People Watched for Ebola in Nebraska Still Healthy

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The American aid workers brought to Nebraska who were exposed to Ebola in Sierra Leone continue …Read More

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31-Year-Old Shows Up in Nebraska Court Nearly 12 Years Late

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — A 31-year-old man finally has faced the music in court for possessing alcohol when he was …Read More

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Judge Weighs Fate of Man Who Tried to Shoot Up Lincoln Classroom in 1992

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A judge is deciding what to do about a 66-year-old man who in 1992 tried to …Read More

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Police: Omaha Woman Raped After Meeting Man on Dating App

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say a woman reported that she was gang-raped after a man she met on …Read More

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Nebraska Official Takes Plea Deal in County Theft Case

NELIGH, Neb. (AP) — A county supervisor in northeast Nebraska has been convicted of theft. Sixty-three-year-old Harlan Brandt, of Oakdale, …Read More

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Wood River Farmers Say Flooding Due to Water Fowl Conservation

WOOD RIVER, Neb. (AP) — Farmers from the Wood River area are claiming that waterfowl conservation efforts along the Platte …Read More

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Kansas Lawmakers Pass Nation’s 1st Ban on Abortion Procedure

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators have approved a proposed ban on a common second-trimester procedure described by abortion opponents …Read More

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Omaha Woman Says Sister Sold Family Dog

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha woman says she returned home from vacation to discover that her sister had sold …Read More

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money

Omaha Man Says Former Girlfriend Bilked Him Out of $125K

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man says his former girlfriend bilked him out of $125,000 — and now she …Read More

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Chief: 75-Year-Old Man Died at Hospital After Central City Fire

CENTRAL CITY, Neb. (AP) — A 75-year-old man has died after a fire that burned his apartment at a housing …Read More

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Lincoln Public Schools to Secure School Entrances

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lincoln Public Schools will spend more than $3 million to make sure 32 schools in the …Read More

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Phillip Privett

Nebraska Man Take Plea Deal in Wife’s Slaying

CENTER, Neb. (AP) — A 66-year-old man has taken a plea deal and been convicted of second-degree murder in the …Read More

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Report: Racial Disparities Persist with Legal Pot

DENVER (AP) — Legalizing marijuana reduces drug arrests but doesn’t solve one of the central goals of drug-policy reformers — …Read More

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Marty Deckert

Hastings Man Loses Bid to Withdraw Pleas in Police Dragging Case

HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — A judge has rejected a Hastings man’s request to withdraw his pleas to charges stemming from …Read More

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Lincoln School Board Approved $50 Million Technology Project

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Lincoln school board has approved a $50 million, 10-year plan that will provide third- through …Read More

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Lincoln Children’s Zoo Seeks Land for Expansion

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Lincoln Children’s Zoo is seeking three acres of land to expand westward. The zoo wants …Read More

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Mitchell Bogenreif

Court: Lincoln Man’s Sex Assault Conviction Stands

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska court has ruled to uphold a 38-year-old Lincoln man’s conviction of sexually assaulting a …Read More

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Ryan Kozisek

Appeals Court Orders New Trial for Nebraskan in Baby’s Death

YORK, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Court of Appeals has ordered a new trial for a 33-year-old man convicted of …Read More

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Omaha Officer Who Shot Unarmed Man Quits After Investigation

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha officer who fatally shot an unarmed man last month has resigned following a departmental …Read More

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James Gibbs

Man Convicted in Southeast Nebraska Hit-and-Run Death Case

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A 33-year-old man has taken a plea deal in the hit-and-run death of a rural Hickman …Read More

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Man Accused of Stealing Car from Lincoln Dealership

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A man has been arrested after Lincoln police say he stole a vehicle from a car …Read More

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Iowan Who Managed Nebraska Apartments is Sentenced

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 41-year-old Iowa woman who was managing property in northeast Nebraska’s South Sioux City has been …Read More

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