LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Lancaster County Attorney's office has dropped charges against an Oregon woman who authorities say had more than $100,000 of suspected drug money during a traffic stop along Interstate 80.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man accused of stealing from the IRS has pleaded not guilty.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man convicted of killing his father on Christmas Day in 2014 has been sentenced after his family asked the judge to give the defendant minimum time.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A mistrial has been declared in an Omaha slaying case that sparked a courthouse brawl.

DALLAS (AP) — A standoff at some Dallas apartments has ended in an incident that began as officers tried serving a warrant in a Nebraska shooting.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has sequestered the jury after a brawl broke out in the Douglas County Courthouse as trial began in the case of a January 2015 double homicide at a northwest Omaha party.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A former ultrasound technician accused of fondling patients will serve four to five years in prison.

Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert says community policing and more officers on the streets are making a difference in the city.

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's top federal prosecutor says 54 people have been arrested so far in a major drug sweep being conducted by federal, state and local officers in western Nebraska and northeastern Colorado.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say an armed Omaha man has been hospitalized after a standoff with officers.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A woman who authorities say was bitten by a tiger while trespassing at the Omaha zoo has been arrested in another case and accused of trying to bite an officer.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Federal authorities have indicted an Omaha woman accused of selling thousands of worthless airline vouchers.

PAPILLION, Neb. (AP) — A funeral Mass is scheduled Wednesday for two men who were slain helping their sister move from the Omaha home she was sharing with a man who police say killed the brothers.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Friends are mourning two brothers who were killed while helping their sister move out of her ex-boyfriend's house.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge set bail at $10 million for a man accused of shooting up an Omaha bar and firing at police after fleeing to his apartment complex.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police have arrested a 63-year-old man they say fired several shots inside a southwest Omaha bar, then retreated to a nearby apartment building where he fired more shots at officers.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 25-year-old man has pleaded guilty to killing his mother and his 4-year-old half brother in exchange for being spared a possible death penalty.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Two men have been arrested in the death of a man whose body was found in a central Omaha home.

Omaha Police are planning a remembrance for a K9 officer shot and killed Saturday during a 26-hour-long standoff.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has ruled that a former doctor accused of killing four people with ties to an Omaha medical school is competent to stand trial.

BLAIR, Neb. (AP) — A judge has resentenced a man convicted of killing a 21-year-old Blair woman nearly 33 years ago.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha mosque has again been targeted by vandals.

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A 25-year-old woman has been given three years of probation for setting fires in Council Bluffs.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 67-year-old Nebraska woman has been imprisoned for mail fraud.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man will spend at least 11 years in prison for the February 2014 rape of a 16-year-old girl.

NIOBRARA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a man sought after assaulting and disarming a police officer shot himself as officers tried to arrest him on the Santee Sioux Indian Reservation in northeast Nebraska.

PERCIVAL, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a western Iowa resident was charged with assault after using racial slurs and spraying diesel fuel on a man at a convenience store.

Four-year-old Omaha's first homicide of 2016

Jan 6, 2016

A four-year-old girl is Omaha’s first homicide of 2016.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Bellevue man accused of raping an unconscious 16-year-old girl has been given nine to 10 years in prison.

A 35-year-old former Omaha middle school teacher is charged with sexual assault of a juvenile.