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8:09 am
Tue November 5, 2013

Jury finds man guilty in fatal house fire in Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A jury has found a man guilty of first-degree murder in connection with a house fire in Omaha that killed an elderly man and injured his wife.

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Crime
8:04 am
Fri November 1, 2013

Omaha police probe assault as anti-gay hate crime

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police have begun investigating an assault in the Old Market area as a hate crime.

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Crime
11:07 am
Tue October 29, 2013

Police: woman shot and killed during robbery at a Ralston apartment

RALSTON, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say two robbers broke into a Ralston apartment and fatally shot a woman.

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Crime
7:20 am
Sat October 26, 2013

Neb. officials warn residents about phone scam

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska officials are warning residents about a phone scam involving callers trying to collect fake outstanding debts.

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Crime
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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