Christopher Spears

Omaha 18-Year-Old Gets 15-22 Years in Friend’s Slaying

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha 18-year-old has been given 15 to 22 years in prison for shooting to death …Read More

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Randall Toothaker, DDS

Dentist Convicted of Stealing Gold from Omaha VA Hospital

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 59-year-old dentist has been convicted of stealing dental gold and equipment when he worked at …Read More

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Omaha Police Release Name of Shooting Victim

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities have released the name of a 44-year-old man who was fatally shot in southeast Omaha. …Read More

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Man Dies After Pickup Collides with Big Rig in Saline County

WILBER, Neb. (AP) — A 20-year-old Wilber man has been killed in a collision between his pickup and a semitrailer. …Read More

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Semitrailer Carrying Cattle Tips Over in Eastern Nebraska

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — Columbus authorities say a tractor-trailer carrying more than 80 cattle flipped onto its side and that …Read More

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Omaha Police: Man Dead After Shooting Near School

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police say a man who was shot in the chest in south Omaha has died. The …Read More

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Woman Apologizes to Nebraska Church for 50-Year-Old Sin

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An Oklahoma woman has apologized to the First-Plymouth Church in Lincoln for a “sin” that she …Read More

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Nebraska Court Says Cases Tainted by Prosecutor’s Misconduct

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Court of Appeals has reversed the kidnapping and rape conviction of a Lincoln man, …Read More

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Bryan Black

Omaha English Teacher Accused of Sex Assault on Student

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 36-year-old English teacher at a west Omaha high school has been charged with sexually assaulting …Read More

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Fremont Schools May Soon Require Geography, Personal Finance Classes

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — Fremont students would have to learn more about the world and personal finance in order to …Read More

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Bellevue Council Nixes Proposal for Citizen Code of Conduct

BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — The Bellevue City Council has rejected a proposed “Citizen Code of Conduct.” The council took the …Read More

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Allied Insurance Cutting 140 Lincoln Jobs in a Few Years

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Allied Insurance is giving employees lots of notice about job cutbacks at its regional office in …Read More

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Driver Killed in Holt County Crash

INMAN, Neb. (AP) — A 56-year-old O’Neill woman has died after crashing off U.S. Highway 20/275 in northern Nebraska. The …Read More

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Iowa Inmate Who Left Work Release Back in Custody

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — A prison official says an Iowa work release inmate who’s been on the loose since …Read More

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Nebraska Mom Accused of Driving Drunk with Baby Inside Car

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police have arrested a 31-year-old mother they believe was driving drunk with her 1-month-old girl …Read More

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Omaha Woman Must Repay Social Security Administration $125K

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha woman who was found guilty of bilking the Social Security Administration out of nearly …Read More

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Lincoln College Neighborhood Sees Void as Food Store Closes

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The recent closing of a grocery store in Lincoln has left many Nebraska Wesleyan University students …Read More

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Daniel Walter

Nebraskan Gets 2 Years of Probation in Molotov Cocktail Case

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man accused of throwing several Molotov cocktails last year has been given two years …Read More

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Boards Considering Future of Aurora Nursing Home

AURORA, Neb. (AP) — The future of a 50 -year-old Aurora nursing facility is being considered by its board of …Read More

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Deputy US Marshal Shot Suspect in Lincoln, Sheriff Says

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Lancaster County sheriff says a deputy U.S. marshal fired the fatal shots at a suspect …Read More

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Man Arrested in Pursuit from Lincoln to Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A man trying to evade police has been arrested after crashing his vehicle and then stealing …Read More

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Beatrice Developmental Center

Staffing Complaints Surface at Nebraska Center for Disabled

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Despite improvements, a state center for developmentally disabled Nebraskans is again facing complaints that its employees …Read More

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navy

Construction Begins on USS Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The future USS Omaha is now under construction in an Alabama shipyard. The Navy says a …Read More

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Man Surrenders After Hour-Long Standoff in Columbus

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — Police in eastern Nebraska have arrested a 23-year-old man after he held officers at bay for …Read More

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