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Omaha Police Say Man in Custody in Car Theft

(AP) — Authorities in Omaha say a man is in custody in connection to a stolen vehicle found damaged and …Read More

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Fremont Couple in Cruelty Case Barred from Owning Animals

(AP) — A Dodge County couple accused of animal cruelty has been barred from owning animals for 20 years. Roland …Read More

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Neb. Man Pleads No Contest to Child Sex Assault

(AP) — A 37-year-old southern Nebraska man has pleaded no contest to charges that he sexually assaulted a 13-year-old girl. …Read More

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Police Link Kansas City Area Highway Shootings

(AP) — Police say they have linked some of the apparently random shootings targeting vehicles traveling on Kansas City-area highways …Read More

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Sen. Colby Coash

Neb. Bill to Require Autism Coverage Advances

(AP) — Nebraska lawmakers have advanced a bill that would require insurance companies to offer coverage for autism therapy. The …Read More

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Sergio Perez

Man Guilty of Murder in Death of 93-Year-Old Omaha Woman

(AP) — A 20-year-old man has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder in the rape and beating death of a 93-year-old …Read More

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Fremont Ready to Enforce More Immigration Rules

(AP) — Fremont police will begin issuing occupancy licenses on Thursday as part of the city’s ordinance aimed at combating …Read More

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Colorado Tumbleweeds Overrun Drought Areas

(AP) — An expected effect of drought has caught parts of the West off guard. Mini-storms of tumbleweed have invaded …Read More

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Feds Say Oil Trains Should Have Two-Man Crews

(AP) — Federal regulators say they will propose requiring at least two crew members on trains transporting crude oil, as …Read More

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Steven Preister

Child Welfare Expert Accused of Exposing Himself to Teens in Neb.

(AP) — Lincoln police say an associate director of a national child welfare organization is accused of exposing himself to …Read More

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Sen. Greg Adams

Tempers Flare in Nebraska Session’s Final Days

(AP) — Tempers are flaring and patience is running thin in the Nebraska Legislature as senators try to shoehorn their …Read More

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Jason Dannelly

Former Midlands AD Gets Probation in Student Sex Case

(AP) — A former athletic director for Midland University who was accused of soliciting sex from students and threatening one …Read More

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US Bacon Prices Rise After Virus Kills Baby Pigs

(AP) — A virus never before seen in the U.S. has killed millions of baby pigs in less than a …Read More

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Police: Omaha Girl Out of Hospital After Dog Bite

(AP) — Authorities say a 9-year-old Omaha girl who was injured after a dog bit her in the face is …Read More

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Texas Woman Complains to Police About Marijuana Quality

(AP) — Police in East Texas have arrested a woman after she called them to complain about the quality of …Read More

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TD Ameritrade Investors Stay Busy in March

(AP) — Investors who buy stocks with TD Ameritrade remained heavily invested and active in March. TD Ameritrade said Monday …Read More

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Neb. Historic Horse Racing Bill Approved

(AP) — A proposed ballot measure that could allow betting on previously recorded horse races has been passed by the …Read More

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Mickey Rooney’s Ties to Boys Town Will Endure

(AP) — Actor Mickey Rooney will always be remembered fondly at Boys Town for his Oscar-winning role in the 1938 …Read More

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Lincoln May Require Testing of Pool Water Testers

(AP) — Lincoln City Council members are considering a measure that would require training, testing and certification of anyone who …Read More

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Grand Island Man Dies in Highway 30 Crash

(AP) — A 28-year-old Grand Island man has died after his pickup struck an oncoming semitrailer. The Nebraska State Patrol …Read More

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3-Alarm Fire Damages North-Central Omaha Building

(AP) — Authorities say a three-alarm fire has heavily damaged an Omaha business. The fire at Mary’s Books in north-central …Read More

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Colleen Cannon

Police Arrest Woman as Suspect in Omaha Killing

(AP) — A 42-year-old Omaha woman is facing charges in connection with a man’s death, but police aren’t saying much …Read More

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Northeast Neb. Town May Lose Hospital

(AP) — A northeast Nebraska town may stop providing hospital services this summer because the Tilden Community Hospital has been …Read More

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Omaha Teen Hurt in Crash Dies

(AP) — An Omaha teenager critically hurt in a rollover crash last week has died of her injuries. 18-year-old Maranda …Read More

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