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Crime
6:51 am
Sat August 30, 2014

Prison officials ordered to testify on sentences

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Five people who worked in Nebraska's prison system have been ordered to testify before a legislative committee investigating why hundreds of inmate sentences were miscalculated.

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Crime
1:04 pm
Thu August 28, 2014

Omaha man convicted of several conspiracies

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a 48-year-old Omaha man has been convicted of conspiracies to launder money and sell controlled substances, among other crimes in Nebraska and Iowa.

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Crime
8:26 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Documents: Iowa mom used feeding tube on girl

ATLANTIC, Iowa (AP) — Court documents say a western Iowa woman accused of lying about her daughter's cancer diagnosis inserted a feeding tube into the girl's nose and stomach.

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Iowa
3:58 pm
Fri August 22, 2014

Authorities: Iowa woman lied about child's cancer

ATLANTIC, Iowa (AP) — Authorities in western Iowa say a woman faces charges after lying to people for months that her 5-year-old daughter has terminal cancer.

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Crime
8:23 am
Thu August 21, 2014

Omaha teacher gets jail time for public indecency

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha high school teacher has been sentenced to about six months in jail for flashing a woman outside a store.

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Crime
8:20 am
Thu August 21, 2014

Man gets life for 2003 Council Bluffs killing

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A 37-year-old man has given life in prison without the possibility of parole for killing another man more than 11 years ago in Council Bluffs.

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Crime
10:35 am
Wed August 20, 2014

Ex-Iowa doctor agrees to deal in sexual abuse case

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A former Council Bluffs doctor sentenced to prison for possession of child pornography has agreed to a plea deal in a separate case.

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Crime
8:30 am
Tue August 19, 2014

Officials: Man in Nebraska exposed himself to kids

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A man has been arrested on suspicion of exposing himself to three girls.

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Crime
8:28 am
Mon August 18, 2014

Police: Man injured in park shooting

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say they've arrested a man who shot and critically injured a man in a park.

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Crime
6:18 am
Sat August 16, 2014

2 employees retire, 2 suspend for sentencing mess

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman says two state attorneys have retired under threat of being fired and two other were suspended for their actions in the state's prison sentencing debacle.

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