dept.-of-justice

2 Iowans Sentenced to Prison for Nebraska Robberies

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Two people from Sioux City have been sentenced to more than 10 years in federal prison …Read More

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judgeship

Omaha Boy, 15, Charged as Adult in Shooting Death

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 15-year-old boy accused of shooting and killing a man from his motorized scooter will be …Read More

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nebraska-liquor-control-com

City of Lincoln, State Liquor Commission Dismissed from Lawsuit

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A federal judge has grant the request of the city of Lincoln, the Nebraska Liquor Control …Read More

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Anthony Garcia

Man Charged with Killing 4 in Omaha Objects to Evidence

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

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jail

Man Sentenced to Life in Prison in Killing of 8-Year-Old Kansas Girl

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A man convicted of kidnapping, raping and killing an 8-year-old Topeka girl before stuffing her body …Read More

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lincoln-public-schools

Monument to a Teen’s Rite of Passage Comes Down in Lincoln

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A concrete monument to a teenager’s rite of passage has been demolished at the school district’s …Read More

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alegent-creighton-health

Creighton University Hospital Expects Trauma Certification

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Catholic Health Initiatives officials say they’re confident that Creighton University Medical Center’s trauma center soon will …Read More

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Trenelle Miller

$100K Bail Set for Man in Omaha Triple Homicide

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has set bail for a 21-year-old man charged in connection with a triple homicide …Read More

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United-Airlines

United Airlines to Outsource 80 Jobs at Omaha Airport

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — United Airlines has decided to outsource about 80 jobs at Omaha’s Eppley Airfield. Airline spokesman Luke …Read More

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omaha-police

Omaha Police Begin Investigation Into Handling of Rape Case

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police have begun an internal investigation to determine the reason it took a year to …Read More

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gavel-more

Another Woman Makes Plea Deal in Fremont Embezzlement Case

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — A Fremont woman implicated in her father’s nearly $2.5 million embezzlement scheme has been convicted of …Read More

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creighton-univ

Former Creighton President Schlegel Diagnosed with Cancer

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Former Creighton University President John Schlegel has been diagnosed with inoperable pancreatic cancer The Jesuit priest …Read More

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Gregory Duncan

Missouri Man Convicted of Hate Crime in 2013 Omaha Assault

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Missouri man has been convicted of a hate crime in connection to the October 2013 …Read More

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judgeship

Former Omaha Bank Worker Accused of Stealing from Customer’s Estate

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A former bank employee has been ordered to stand trial in Omaha, accused of stealing more …Read More

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UNL

UNL Professor Develops Data Tool to Help Maintain Bridges

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A University of Nebraska-Lincoln professor has developed a tool that displays information about bridges that inspectors …Read More

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gavel-and-scale

Nebraska Man Pleads Guilty to Having Drugs, Leading Police on Chase in Iowa

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — A 31-year-old man has pleaded guilty in Woodbury County District Court to leading police on …Read More

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good-news

Nebraska Animal Rescue Group Raises $2K to Pay for Pit Bull’s Surgery

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Norfolk dog rescue group says it’s received donations as far away as Australia in treating …Read More

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jail

Man Gets 180 Days for Vehicular Homicide in Nebraska

STANTON, Neb. (AP) — A 26-year-old Battle Creek man has been given 180 days in jail for vehicular homicide. Court …Read More

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Warren Buffett

Price of Buffett’s Old Car Hits $68,000 on Auction’s 1st Day

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The bids on Warren Buffett’s 2006 Cadillac reached $68,000 on the first day of a charity …Read More

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school

Nebraska Media, School Boards Spar Over Private Meeting Bill

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A bill to widen the use of private meetings for governing bodies pits leaders of Nebraska’s …Read More

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farmhouse-fraternity

4 Charged in Nebraska Fraternity Death Appear in Court

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Four University of Nebraska-Lincoln fraternity members accused in the alcohol death of another member have appeared …Read More

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Angell Ortega

Police: 2nd Suspect in Omaha Shooting Death Charged

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities have detained a second suspect in connection to an Omaha slaying in January. Police said …Read More

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fatal-fire

Careless Smoking Blamed for Fatal Omaha Boarding House Fire

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say careless smoking caused a boarding house fire that killed two people in southeast Omaha. …Read More

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sex-offenders

Family Fights to Keep Boy, 12, Off Nebraska Sex Offender Registry

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A 12-year-old boy who has recently moved to Nebraska may end up on the state’s public …Read More

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