Douglas Co. Judge Reprimanded by State’s High Court

(AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has issued a public reprimand for a Douglas County District judge for intervening in …Read More

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Court: Lancaster County Not Liable for Bus Crash

(AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has reversed a lower court’s ruling that found Lancaster County partly liable for a …Read More

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Hastings Police Probe Shooting Death of Little Boy

(AP) — Hastings police are investigating the shooting death of a 4-year-old boy. Police Chief Pete Kortum (KOR’-tuhm) says the …Read More

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Neb. Killer’s Post-Conviction Relief Motion Denied

(AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has rejected an appeal by a death row inmate seeking to be released from …Read More

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Neb. Family Honored for Conservation Efforts

(AP) — A central Nebraska ranching family has won a statewide award for its land stewardship efforts. The 2014 Nebraska …Read More

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Driver Dies in Northern Nebraska Collision

(AP) — A driver has died, burned beyond recognition, after his vehicle rammed into a semitrailer in northern Nebraska. The …Read More

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Man on Omaha Billboard Causes Brief Scare

(AP) — A man has been arrested after climbing a billboard in southern Omaha with what looked like a rifle. …Read More

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Wallenda Scouts Chicago Sites for Tightrope Walk

(AP) — Daredevil Nik Wallenda is in Chicago scouting possible locations for a tightrope walk between two Windy City skyscrapers …Read More

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Handcuffed 17-Year-Old Flees from Hastings Police

(AP) — Officers are still searching for a 17-year-old who escaped while being picked up on a juvenile warrant in …Read More

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Former Neb. Clerk Accused of Taking Nearly $80,000

(AP) — A former village clerk in eastern Nebraska has been accused of embezzling nearly $80,000. 69-year-old Mary C. Terry, …Read More

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Officials: Improvements at Burchard Area Complete

(AP) — Officials say aquatic improvements at Burchard Wildlife Management Area in southeast Nebraska are complete. The Nebraska Game and …Read More

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Police: Man Ate Pot Candy, Took Pain Pills Before Shooting Wife

(AP) — Authorities say a Denver man accused of killing his wife while she was on the phone with a …Read More

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Police Arrest Suspect in Kansas City-Area Shootings

(AP) — Police have arrested a male suspect in a string of random Kansas City-area highway shootings that have wounded …Read More

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Nebraska Man Found Competent to Stand Trial for Attempted Murder of Wife

(AP) — A 48-year-old Grand Island man has now been found competent to stand trial on charges that he tried …Read More

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Neb. Officials to Advertise Jobs Via Drive-Thru

(AP) — Nebraska health officials are offering information about job openings to potential employees via a drive-thru method. The state …Read More

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Nebraska Principal Sorry for ‘Don’t Tattle’ Flier

(AP) — A Nebraska school principal has apologized for sending students home with a flier that advises those who are …Read More

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Nebraska Technology Firm Relocates to Missouri

(AP) — A Nebraska-based information technology firm plans to move its headquarter to Kansas City with the aid of some …Read More

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Omaha Police to Sit Down to Coffee with Public

(AP) — Residents in and around Omaha’s Benson community can get to know their local police officers a little better …Read More

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Nebraskan Gets 35-60 Years for Child Sex Assault

(AP) — A 38-year-old Beatrice man has been given 35 to 60 years in prison for sexually assaulting a 12-year-old …Read More

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Neb. Mom Accused of Lying About Son’s Location

(AP) — Authorities say a 50-year-old southeast Nebraska woman has been arrested, accused of lying to officers who were trying …Read More

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Lincoln Peeper Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

(AP) — A 29-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to secretly recording images of women changing clothes in a Lincoln …Read More

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Rapper Cuts Off Penis in Suicide Attempt

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Cali.–A rapper who worked with members of the group Wu-Tang Clan cut off his penis and jumped from …Read More

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Heineman Signs Water Sustainability Bill

(AP) — Gov. Dave Heineman has signed a bill designed to help Nebraska prepare for floods, water shortages and water …Read More

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Child Welfare Expert Charged in Exposure Case Placed on Leave

(AP) — A child welfare expert accused of exposing himself to teenage girls in Lincoln has been placed on sick …Read More

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