fatal-accident

Iowan Fatally Injured in Omaha Crash

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 42-year-old Iowa man suspected in a hit-and-run accident has been fatally injured in a north …Read More

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Nebraska Felon Loses Court Bid But Remains Free

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska felon who had been released early has lost a court fight to avoid being …Read More

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Lincoln Board Gets Earful on Gender Training

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Lincoln Board of Education has received a mixed response from parents about the district’s gender …Read More

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Lincoln Zoo Announces Names of Red Pandas

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Lincoln Children’s Zoo has announced the names of its red panda twins after a nationwide …Read More

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carbon-monoxide

Carbon Monoxide at Colorado Rec Center Sickens 12

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — A faulty boiler used to heat the swimming pool at a recreation center in northern Colorado …Read More

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omaha-learning-community

School Officials Studying Omaha Learning Community

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Superintendents in the Omaha area are studying the effectiveness of the Learning Community and have released …Read More

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POT-BUST

Troopers Seize 75 Pounds of Pot in Lincoln Traffic Stop

A traffic stop for speeding in a construction zone on I-80 in Lincoln leads to the arrest of an Indiana …Read More

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Nebraska Court Uphold Iowa Man’s Conviction in Omaha Shooting

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Court of Appeals has upheld the manslaughter, weapons and drug-dealing convictions of an Iowa …Read More

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Omaha Man Pleads Guilty to Tax Evasion

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man who prosecutors say ran a sports bookmaking operation has pleaded guilty to tax …Read More

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Chicken Mascot Returns to Lincoln Restaurant Perch

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Pioneer Pete has been placed back on his perch in front of a Lincoln restaurant. The …Read More

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Lincoln Man Sentenced in Buried Drugs Case

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man has been sentenced to five years and 10 months in federal prison after …Read More

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Nebraska Nuclear Plant Reports Maintenance Mishap

BROWNVILLE, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Public Power District has reported a maintenance accident at a nuclear power plant temporarily …Read More

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Nebraska Man Jailed After Body, SUV Found in Pond

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Grand Island authorities have recovered the body of an SUV passenger and arrested the driver …Read More

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bus-accident

Nebraska Students Injured in School Bus Wreck

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Two Omaha high school students have been treated for minor injuries at an area hospital after …Read More

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Omaha Woman Punches Paramedic Treating Her

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police have arrested a woman who they say punched a paramedic in the face at …Read More

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lincoln-police

Police: Lincoln Woman Robbed After Using ATM

oliLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lincoln police are searching for a suspect who they say robbed a woman after she withdrew …Read More

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ford

Auction Set for Ford Memorabilia in Nebraska

CERESCO, Neb. (AP) — A self-described “pack rat” of everything Ford, Doug Swanson is planning to sell a large chunk …Read More

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general-motors

GM Ignition Switch Deaths Rise to 27

DETROIT (AP) — At least 27 people have died and 25 people have been seriously injured in crashes involving General …Read More

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Iowan Suspected of Shooting Officer Dies in Omaha

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — A man suspected of shooting a Sioux City police officer has died at an Omaha …Read More

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Ebola Patient in Nebraska Continues Improvement

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An American video journalist being treated for Ebola continues to show improvement and is described by …Read More

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Sheriff: 15-Year-Old Nebraska Boy Killed in Crash

BLAIR, Neb. (AP) — Authorities in eastern Nebraska say a 15-year-old boy has died in a single-vehicle crash. The Washington …Read More

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UNL Event to Teach Kids About Their Food

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Kids and families can learn more about where the food they eat comes from later this …Read More

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Nearly 200 Students Sue Kansas-Based College

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Nearly 200 students of a Kansas-based college have joined a lawsuit that accuses the school …Read More

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Science Cafe

Omaha Science Cafe Topic: The Body After Death

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The next Omaha Science Café will focus on what happens to a person’s body once his …Read More

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