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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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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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Crime
5:04 am
Mon September 30, 2013

Man wounded while driving 2 young kids in NW Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 28-year-old man is recovering after being shot in northwest Omaha while he was driving with two young children in the car.

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Crime
8:07 am
Fri September 27, 2013

Attempted burglary charge filed against Dr. Anthony Garcia

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A former doctor accused of killing four people with ties to an Omaha medical school that fired him in 2001 now also faces a charge of attempted burglary.

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Crime
8:25 am
Wed September 25, 2013

Man sentenced in Omaha mail threat case

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A 61-year-old man has been sentenced for mailing a threatening communication to Mutual of Omaha in Nebraska.

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Crime
9:12 am
Fri September 20, 2013

Police: woman helped her brother commit murder

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police have arrested the sister of a man who is accused of killing four people in August.

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