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9-Year-Old Nebraska Boy Killed by Equipment Used to Clear Brush

(AP) — Authorities say a 9-year-old boy was killed after he was pinned beneath farm equipment that was being used …Read More

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1 Arrested After Lincoln Convenience Store Robbery

(AP) — An Omaha teenager has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery of a Lincoln convenience store. Police …Read More

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Eastern Nebraska Brush Fire Forces Evacuations

(AP) — A large brush fire in eastern Nebraska forced the evacuation of a farm and educational complex that houses …Read More

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Lincoln Hires Law Firm for Union Negotiations

(AP) — Lincoln city officials have hired a local law firm to handle union contract negotiations for the second bargaining …Read More

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Country Singer Kevin Sharp

(AP) — Kevin Sharp, a country music singer who recorded multiple chart-topping songs and survived a well-publicized battle with cancer, …Read More

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Researchers Study Section of Nebraska Sod Home

(AP) — A team of University of Nebraska-Lincoln researchers is examining part of a 110-year-old sod house. The researchers are …Read More

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Nebraska Fire, Water District Fight Over Hydrants

(AP) — A rural water district in southeast Nebraska and local firefighters are locking horns over the fire department’s use …Read More

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Explosion Blows Hole in Omaha Truck Windshield

(AP) — Police are investigating an explosion in a south Omaha neighborhood that blew a hole in a pickup windshield …Read More

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Man Pleads Guilty in Fatal Hall County Crash

(AP) — A Grand Island man accused of killing one of his passengers in a crash has pleaded guilty to …Read More

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Officials Investigate Norfolk Death

(AP) — Law enforcement officials are investigating the death of a 38-year-old woman whose body was found in a Norfolk …Read More

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Inmate Suing Nebraska Prison System Over Policy

(AP) — An inmate is suing the Nebraska prison system, saying a new policy is denying him the ability to …Read More

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Police Say Omaha Man Arrested for 22nd Time

(AP) — Police in Lincoln say they have arrested a 29-year-old Omaha man on suspicion of driving on a suspended …Read More

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Man Charged in Shooting Death of Omaha Teenager

(AP) — A 21-year-old man has been charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of a teenager in Omaha. …Read More

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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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