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10:58 am
Fri November 14, 2014

Prosecutor: Iowa mom takes deal in cancer hoax case

ATLANTIC, Iowa (AP) — Prosecutors say a western Iowa mother accused of lying about her young daughter's cancer diagnosis has accepted a plea deal.

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Crime
9:33 am
Tue November 11, 2014

Cancer hoax case moved to different Iowa county

ATLANTIC, Iowa (AP) — The trial of a western Iowa mother accused of lying about her young daughter's cancer diagnosis has been moved to another county.

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Crime
8:33 am
Mon November 10, 2014

Police: 2nd victim in Omaha shooting has died

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say a second victim in a Tuesday night fatal shooting in Omaha has died.

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Crime
8:30 am
Fri November 7, 2014

Sister of killer in Omaha slayings gets prison

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The sister of a man convicted of killing four Omaha residents last year has been given prison time for robbing two of the victims.

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Crime
8:17 am
Thu November 6, 2014

Man arrested in fatal Omaha jewelry store shooting

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A second man has been arrested on suspicion of playing a role in the September fatal shooting of an Omaha jewelry store owner during a botched robbery.

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Crime
7:14 am
Tue November 4, 2014

Council Bluffs man gets 5 years in police chase

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa man who was shot by a state trooper following a high-speed car chase has been sentenced to five years in prison.

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Crime
3:31 pm
Mon November 3, 2014

Man accused in 4 Omaha killings challenges arrest

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The former doctor accused of killing four people with ties to an Omaha medical school is challenging his arrest and some of the initial searches police conducted.

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Crime
3:10 pm
Tue October 28, 2014

Trial starts for Iowa teen accused in boy's death

LOGAN, Iowa (AP) — A murder trial has begun for an 18-year-old charged in the death of a 5-year-old boy outside a rural home where they were foster children.

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Crime
6:14 am
Sat October 25, 2014

Administrator blamed for miscalculated sentences

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A U.S. Department of Justice report says a Nebraska prison records administrator is largely to blame for inmate sentences that were miscalculated.

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Crime
9:41 am
Tue October 21, 2014

Omaha man pleads not guilty in store slaying

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An 18-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to murder and weapons charges stemming from the slaying of an Omaha jewelry store owner in what police called a botched robbery.

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