judgeship

Omaha Man Gets 3 Years in Prison, $91K Fine in Online Scam

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man has been sentenced to more than three years in prison and ordered to …Read More

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DeWitt Man Killed in Gage County Crash

CLATONIA, Neb. (AP) — A 22-year-old DeWitt man has been killed in a rollover crash that occurred in southeast Nebraska’s …Read More

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odd-news

Morse Code Art Piece Causes Alarm for Some in Lincoln

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The flashing lights were signaling a message of love in Morse code, but they spelled out …Read More

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bnsf-railway

Authorities Release Name of 2nd Omaha Explosion Victim

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities have released the name of the second worker killed by an explosion at a rail …Read More

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Marty Deckert

Hastings Man Who Dragged Police Officer Gets 5-8 Years

HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — A 30-year-old Hastings man convicted of trying to kill a police officer and of other crimes …Read More

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TSA

Possible TSA Groping Victims Contact Denver Authorities

DENVER (AP) — More than two people have come forward with allegations that security agents at Denver International Airport groped …Read More

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capital-humane-society

Nebraska Shelter Failed to Tell Owners Fatally Shot Dog Hated Police

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The president of the Capital Humane Society said staff failed to tell owners their adopted dog, …Read More

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Request Denied to End Limits on Activities at Lincoln Arena

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A federal judge has denied a request to temporarily block limits on leafleting and other activities …Read More

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douglas-county

Douglas County Settles Lawsuit with Woman Who Claimed Job Unfairly Cut

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Douglas County has settled a lawsuit with a former jail administrator who says her job was …Read More

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Cory Cooper

Ex-Nebraska Deputy Accused of Extorting Woman Into Sex Takes Plea Deal

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A former Douglas County sheriff’s deputy accused of extorting a woman into sex has taken a …Read More

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gavel-and-scale

Columbus Woman Denies Charges in Counterfeiting Case

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — A 37-year-old Columbus woman has pleaded not guilty to 15 counts of aiding what prosecutors say …Read More

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fire

Truck Fire Destroys Semitrailer and 20 Tons of Groceries Near Nebraska-South Dakota Border

YANKTON, S.D. (AP) — A semitrailer fire near the South Dakota-Nebraska border destroyed the rig and more than 20 tons …Read More

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gavel-more

Developmentally Disabled Nebraska Man Gets Probation for Sex Assault

BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) — A 40-year-old Beatrice man convicted of sexually assaulting a 9-year-old boy has been given five years …Read More

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Mikael Loyd

Omaha Man Gets 30 Years in Girlfriend’s Death

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has sentenced a 21-year-old Omaha man to at least 30 years in prison for …Read More

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Teachloach Luk Ret

Lincoln Man Gets Up to 7 Years for Igniting Jail Mattress

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man has been sentenced for setting his jail mattress on fire and assaulting police. …Read More

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Tera Stewart

Omaha Woman Gets Up to 10 Years for Sexual Assault of 2 Boys

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha woman convicted of sexually assaulting two teenage boys has been sentenced to up to …Read More

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OMAHA-FIRE-AND-RESCUE-BADGE

Officials Reveal Cause of Fire at Omaha Auto Repair Garage

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Investigators have determined the cause of a fire at an Omaha auto repair garage that sent …Read More

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78-Year-Old Iowan Accused of Sexually Abusing 2 Young Girls

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A 78-year-old man has been accused of sexually abusing two girls. The Pottawattamie County Sheriff’s …Read More

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Chalonda Jenkins

Wife of Omaha Man Convicted of 4 Slayings Gets Prison Time

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has sentenced the wife of an Omaha man convicted of killing four people to …Read More

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bnsf-railway

Police Say 2 Killed in Explosion at BNSF Rail Yard in Omaha

  OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha authorities say one person is dead and another remains trapped inside a railroad tank …Read More

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omaha-police

Some Omaha Police Concerned About Alleged Ticket Quotas

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Allegations of possible ticket quotas are being raised by some Omaha police officers after a captain …Read More

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OSHA

OSHA Investigating Death of Nebraska Worker Killed by Snapped Chain

SCHUYLER, Neb. (AP) — A federal safety agency has begun investigating the death of a man who was hit by …Read More

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ambulance-lights

Man Falls from Lincoln Overpass Onto Truck Stopped Below

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Authorities have taken into protective custody a man who fell from an overpass onto a truck …Read More

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gavel-and-scale

Nebraska Girl, 18, Enters Equivalent to Guilty Plea in Crash That Killed Little Sister

PAPILLION, Neb. (AP) — An 18-year-old from Plattsmouth has entered the equivalent of a guilty plea to a vehicular homicide …Read More

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