judgeship

Omaha Day Care Owner Fined $500 in Abuse Case

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha day care owner accused of failing to report child abuse has been fined $500. …Read More

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odd-news

Mystery Message Found in Rotting Lincoln Stump

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Kids who found a message in a jar discovered inside a rotting tree stump have unearthed …Read More

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child-abuse

Columbus Pair Make Plea Deal in Child Abuse Case

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — A Columbus man and his girlfriend accused of abusing his 10-month son have made plea deals. …Read More

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Marcus McGowan

Kansas Man Charged in Chase That Ended in Girl’s Death

LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) — An eastern Kansas man is charged with first-degree murder after an abduction and police chase ended …Read More

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Labor Union Sues Ex-President Over Missing $28,000

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Douglas County public employees union has filed a lawsuit against its former president to recover …Read More

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2 Men Arrested, Charged in Omaha Shooting Death

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Two men have been charged in arrest warrants in the weekend shooting death of an Omaha …Read More

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standoff

Columbus Man Pleads No Contest to Standoff Charges

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — A 58-year-old Columbus man has pleaded no contest to charges he stabbed his wife and initiated …Read More

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omaha

Omaha, Man Settle Excessive Force Lawsuit

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has signed off on a $100,000 settlement the city of Omaha will pay to …Read More

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i-80

Work on I-80 Lincoln Interchange Set to Begin

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Work is scheduled to begin next week on Interstate 80 in northwest Lincoln. The project includes …Read More

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UNMC

Nebraska Researchers Get $10M to Study Infections

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Researchers at the University of Nebraska Medical Center have received a $10 million grant to study …Read More

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i-80

Banners on Omaha Grain Elevator Silos Now Gone

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Gone is the familiar sight of banners plastered on the side of towering grain elevator silos …Read More

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Amanda Asche

Nebraska Man Gets 20-Year Sentence in Fatal Wreck

CENTRAL CITY, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska man has been sentenced to two decades in prison for causing a fatal …Read More

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odd-news

Couple Marries in Omaha’s Largest Cemetery

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska couple has chosen an unusual venue for their wedding. Janyl Jumadinova (juh-mah-DEEN’-oh-vah) and Oliver …Read More

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Trucker Hurt in Crash at Nebraska Rail Crossing

HOMER, Neb. (AP) — A truck driver was injured when a locomotive ran into the trailer he was hauling in …Read More

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Nebraska Authorities Investigating Fatal Wreck

ST. PAUL, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say they’re investigating a wreck that killed a 21-year-old Nebraska man. The Howard County …Read More

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2 Nebraska Men Plead No Contest in Beating Deaths

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Two suspected gang members have pleaded no contest to manslaughter charges for the beating deaths of …Read More

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Nebraska Troopers Plan to Reduce Alcohol Incidents

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska state troopers are planning to patrol Lancaster County lakes to help reduce alcohol-related accidents. The …Read More

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Several Fire Crews Battle Southern Nebraska Blaze

FAIRFIELD, Neb. (AP) — Firefighters from several departments have been called in to battle a blaze at a farm implement …Read More

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Lincoln Police Investigate Copper Wire Theft

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Police say they believe four men stole copper wire valued at $26,000 from a south Lincoln …Read More

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UNMC

Nebraska Universities Win Robotic Surgery Grant

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The U.S. Army has provided $1.4 million for more University of Nebraska research into remote-controlled robotic …Read More

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USDA Grant Helps Rural Businesses Grow Vegetables

LYONS, Neb. (AP) — The Center for Rural Affairs in Lyons is getting a $99,000 federal grant to provide training …Read More

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lincoln-police

Man Shot During Lincoln Hijack Attempt

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a man who tried to hijack a car in Lincoln has been shot by …Read More

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OSHA

Investigators Say Overloaded Bins Caused Collapse

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Federal investigators say overloaded storage bins on the roof of an Omaha livestock feed manufacturer’s plant …Read More

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parking-meter

Parking Meter Change in Lincoln Could Cost $1M

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Installing a new credit card reading system for all parking meters in Lincoln could cost the …Read More

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