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8:17 am
Wed October 23, 2013

Man who killed six people will remain in mental hospital

(Information in the following story is from: Lincoln Journal Star, http://www.journalstar.com)

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A judge has ordered a man who killed six members of a western Nebraska family in 1975 to remain in a psychiatric hospital.

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Crime
8:10 am
Tue October 22, 2013

State hit by claim in killing of Omaha woman

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The husband of an Omaha woman who authorities say was among four slain by a man recently released from prison has filed a $7.5 million claim against the state of Nebraska.

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Crime
6:37 am
Sat October 19, 2013

Sister of accused Omaha killer charged in 1 death

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The 18-year-old sister of a man accused of killing four people in and around Omaha in August has been charged with being an accessory in one of the killings.

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Crime
9:12 am
Tue October 15, 2013

Woman dies after shooting, standoff in Council Bluffs

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — Council Bluffs police say a woman has died after a domestic disturbance turned deadly.

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Crime
6:29 am
Sat October 12, 2013

Man collects half of slain wife's life insurance

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man who spent two years in prison for killing his wife in 2009 has been awarded half of her $150,000 life insurance policy.

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Crime
6:28 am
Sat October 12, 2013

Omaha man dies at hospital from gunshot wound

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man has died after being shot in the head earlier in the week.

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Crime
3:11 pm
Tue October 8, 2013

Lincoln victim's family seeks mercy for suspect

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Authorities are still searching for a 16-year-old girl suspected of stabbing another girl at Lincoln Pius X High School.

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Crime
6:15 am
Sat October 5, 2013

Neb. lawmakers planning to overhaul state prisons

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lawmakers are looking at ways to reduce overcrowding in Nebraska's prison system, with a focus on services for the mentally ill, drug users and inmates who are least likely to re-offend.

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Crime
9:05 am
Fri October 4, 2013

Several family members charged in Omaha killings

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A man accused of killing four people in three separate shootings in and around Omaha this summer is not the only one facing charges in the three-week rampage.

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Crime
1:18 pm
Tue October 1, 2013

Nebraska man pleads guilty to misbranding meat

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A 62-year-old northeast Nebraska man has made a deal with prosecutors and pleaded guilty to allegations that he sold uninspected meat to Omaha schools.

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