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Politics & Elections
1:24 pm
Wed May 21, 2014

Ex-state lawmaker plans to enter 2nd District race

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A tea party activist in Omaha has announced he will make a bid for Nebraska's 2nd District congressional seat in November, casting doubt on what had been viewed as the likely re-election of Republican incumbent Rep. Lee Terry.

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Iowa
9:46 am
Wed May 21, 2014

Iowa teacher accused of inappropriate contact

(Information in the following story is from: The Daily Nonpareil, http://www.nonpareilonline.com )

TREYNOR, Iowa (AP) — A teacher in western Iowa faces felony charges in connection to alleged inappropriate contact with former high school students.

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Crime
9:44 am
Wed May 21, 2014

2 accused of hacking Nebraska site plead guilty

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Two men accused of conspiring to hack into the computer systems of the Navy have each pleaded guilty in an Oklahoma federal court.

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Crime
8:08 am
Tue May 20, 2014

Omaha man suspected of arson in apartment fire

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a 24-year-old man is suspected of starting a fire at an Omaha apartment complex last week.

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Crime
8:06 am
Tue May 20, 2014

Omaha slaying suspect arrested in Missouri

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a man sought in the slaying of a woman at a west Omaha apartment has been arrested in Missouri.

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Government
12:59 pm
Mon May 19, 2014

Nebraska Economic Development director resigns

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's economic development director and state labor commissioner has resigned to take a private sector job.

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Omaha
8:13 am
Mon May 19, 2014

Omaha police investigate woman's death as homicide

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Homicide investigators are checking into the death of a woman whose body was found in a west Omaha apartment.

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Nebraska
8:11 am
Mon May 19, 2014

Utilities discuss flood risks at state nuclear plants

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — For the second time this month, Nebraska's two biggest utilities will meet with regulators to discuss flooding hazards at their two nuclear power plants.

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Crime
6:10 am
Sat May 17, 2014

Police chase runs from Nebraska to Iowa and back

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A man accused of trying to abduct children in Omaha was arrested after leading police on a chase from Nebraska to Iowa and back.

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General News
6:09 am
Sat May 17, 2014

Record low temperatures recorded in Nebraska

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nine days after hitting a record high of 98 degrees for the date in Lincoln, a record low temperature for a date has been set.

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