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11:47 am
Fri January 30, 2015

Nebraska high court upholds ex-prison guard's conviction

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has upheld the conviction of a former Nebraska prison guard for having a sexual relationship with a woman on parole.

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Crime
2:52 pm
Wed January 28, 2015

Omaha police ID woman injured in officer-involved shooting

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha authorities have identified a 39-year-old woman critically injured in an officer-involved shooting this week.

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Crime
2:33 pm
Tue January 27, 2015

Man won't be prosecuted; fatal Omaha shooting 'justified'

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 22-year-old Wahoo man won't be prosecuted for fatally shooting another man in north-central Omaha.

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Crime
2:31 pm
Tue January 27, 2015

Prosecutor clears Council Bluffs officer in shooting

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — Prosecutors have cleared a Council Bluffs officer who opened fire at a man who police say tried to run down the officer and another.

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Crime
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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