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Omaha
8:14 am
Thu January 9, 2014

Toddler in Omaha video in protective custody

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say the toddler in a video posted online who was being encouraged to curse is now in protective custody.

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Government
8:12 am
Thu January 9, 2014

Bill would expand Nebraska child care tax credit

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Families with children or dependents could qualify for a slightly larger tax credit under a bill introduced in the Legislature.

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Crime
2:24 pm
Wed January 8, 2014

Feb. 12 competency hearing set in Omaha killings

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has set a Feb. 12 hearing to rule on whether a man accused of four Omaha slayings is competent to stand trial.

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Omaha
8:00 am
Wed January 8, 2014

Omaha police union posts video of cursed toddler

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha police union has posted a video of a toddler being cursed and being encouraged to curse.

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Government
7:58 am
Wed January 8, 2014

Taxes top agenda as Neb. Legislature convenes

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Legislature will convene for a 60-day session expected to focus on taxes but also include other issues ranging from Medicaid expansion to prison reform.

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Crime
1:59 pm
Tue January 7, 2014

Report: Neb. prisons missed trouble signs in man

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new state report says prison officials should have done more to get treatment for a former inmate charged with killing four people in Omaha within weeks of his release.

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Education
10:14 am
Tue January 7, 2014

Nebraska to devise system for scoring schools

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska education officials intend to devise a new way to score public schools so they can get the help they need to improve.

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Nebraska
8:15 am
Tue January 7, 2014

Lawsuit trial begins in 1985 Beatrice slaying case

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An attorney for one of the six people wrongly convicted of the 1985 slaying of a Beatrice woman says the officials responsible have yet to take responsibility for the injustice.

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Politics & Elections
8:13 am
Tue January 7, 2014

2 Nebraska governor hopefuls unveil tax cut plans

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Two Republican candidates for Nebraska governor have unveiled tax-cut proposals that they'll introduce as state senators, once the Legislature convenes.

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Omaha
11:44 am
Mon January 6, 2014

Suit against Omaha police claims excessive force

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union says a lawsuit has been filed against Omaha police over excessive force.

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