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8:16 am
Thu January 22, 2015

Arson trial begins for Omaha man over 2008 fire at his plant

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A federal trial has begun for an Omaha businessman accused of paying someone to set fire to his manufacturing plant near Fort Calhoun in eastern Nebraska.

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Crime
8:18 am
Wed January 14, 2015

Omaha police dismantle large Mexican drug cartel

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say they have broken up a branch of a Mexican drug cartel dealing methamphetamine in the Omaha area.

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Crime
8:26 am
Fri January 9, 2015

Nebraska teen convicted of strangling guard seeks new trial

GERING, Neb. (AP) — An attorney for a Wyoming teenager convicted of the 2014 strangulation of a Scotts Bluff County jailer will argue in court this week for a new trial, alleging jury misconduct.

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Crime
11:45 am
Thu January 8, 2015

'Proven liars' to testify against Omaha woman, lawyer says

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The lawyer for an Omaha woman has told a jury that family members who'll be testifying against her are not to be believed.

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Crime
8:28 am
Tue January 6, 2015

Jury selection begins for sister of Omaha man who killed 4

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Jury selection has begun for the sister of a man convicted of killing four Omaha residents in 2013 within weeks of his leaving prison.

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Crime
8:45 am
Mon January 5, 2015

Omaha police investigate double homicide in apartment

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police are investigating a double homicide after finding two people dead inside an apartment.

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Crime
8:28 am
Thu December 18, 2014

Omaha man charged with sex assault of child

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A 56-year-old Omaha man has been charged with sexually assaulting and molesting a 7-year-old girl in Lincoln over the past two years.

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Crime
8:05 am
Wed December 17, 2014

Omaha man sentenced for stabbing officer

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man who stabbed and wounded a police officer has been sentenced to prison.

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Crime
8:32 am
Wed December 10, 2014

Nebraska woman convicted of robbing bank in July

RALSTON, Neb. (AP) — A 23-year-old woman has been convicted of robbing a bank in Ralston earlier this year.

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Crime
3:28 pm
Wed December 3, 2014

Omaha man gets probation in fatal car crash

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man has been given probation for his involvement in a car crash earlier this year that killed his girlfriend.

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