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Convicted Omaha Killer Loses Bid for New Trial

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has denied a new trial for an Omaha man convicted of killing a college …Read More

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Deputies: Motorcyclist Killed in Lancaster County Hit-and-Run

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Lancaster County Sheriff says a motorcyclist has died in a hit-and-run crash. The crash happened …Read More

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Fremont Man Killed in Eastern Nebraska Crash

RICHLAND, Neb. (AP) — A 53-year-old Fremont man has died in a crash that saw his car collide with a …Read More

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‘Dogs of Midtown’ Calendar to Benefit Nebraska Humane Society, Omaha Shelter

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha business catering to the needs of four-legged customers is taking advantage of the new …Read More

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Father Dies, 3 Children Thrown from SUV in Northeastern Nebraska Crash

TABLE ROCK, Neb. (AP) — Officials say a father died and his three young children and dog were thrown from …Read More

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Merrick County Sheriff Fined $3,000 After Hiring Wife

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska sheriff who gave his wife a department job has agreed to pay a $3,000 …Read More

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Kansas City Children’s Hospital Confirms 2 Flu-Related Deaths

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas City hospital says it has confirmed two flu-related deaths that happened within the …Read More

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Bellevue Man’s Post-Conviction Relief Appeal Fails

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has upheld a lower court’s decision to dismiss a Bellevue man’s motion …Read More

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Man Dies After Being Dragged by Car on West Side of Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 58-year-old man has died after being struck and dragged by a car on the west …Read More

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Omaha Mayor Says Now’s Not the Time to Merge Crime Labs

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha’s mayor says now’s not the time to merge the city and county crime labs. Mayor …Read More

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Sheriff: Nebraska Man Killed After Bales Knock Him to Ground

SPENCER, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a 65-year-old man has died in northern Nebraska after being knocked to the ground …Read More

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Authorities Looking for Man Impersonating Officer in Northeast Kansas

MARYSVILLE, Kan. (AP) — Officials in northeast Kansas are warning people to be on the lookout for a man who …Read More

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TD Ameritrade Founder to Build Religious Retreat Center in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The founder of TD Ameritrade plans to create a religious retreat center in the wooded hills …Read More

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Lincoln Man Sentenced to Prison for Possessing Child Pornography

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man has been sentenced to 13 years in prison for possession of child pornography. …Read More

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Nebraska Man Gets 40 Years for Crash Deaths of 3 People

CLAY CENTER, Neb. (AP) — A 53-year-old truck driver has been given 40 years in prison for the crash deaths …Read More

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Trial for Ex-Doctor Charged in Omaha Killings Moved

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Trial for a former doctor accused of killing four people with ties to an Omaha medical …Read More

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Trooper Seize 58 Pounds of Pot in Hamilton County Traffic Stop

A Tuesday traffic stop for speeding on Interstate 80 in Hamilton County led to the seizure of 58 lbs. of …Read More

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Jury Deliberates Fate of Omaha Killer’s Sister

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The murder case against the 24-year-old sister of a convicted Omaha killer has gone to a …Read More

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Attorney Defends Grand Island Council’s Interview Meetings

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — The Grand Island city attorney says the City Council didn’t violate the state’s public meetings …Read More

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Creighton University Hospital Won’t Get Trauma Patients

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha’s fire chief says his department ambulances will send trauma patients only to Nebraska Medical Center …Read More

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Nebraska Man Gets Prison for Soliciting Sex Through Online Ad

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man has been sentenced to at least a year in prison after pleading guilty …Read More

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Omaha Middleschoolers’ Phone App Makes Competition Finals

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The shooting death of a 16-year-old Omaha student last year has inspired the creation of a …Read More

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Colorado Group Helps Breast Cancer Survivors Get Tattoos

WEST ALLIS, Wis. (AP) — For women who have survived breast cancer, breast or nipple reconstruction can be a first …Read More

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Man’s Death Highlights Lack of Cages in Iowa Patrol Cars

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A video shows officers failed to guard an Iowa drunken driving suspect who escaped from …Read More

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