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Crime
6:18 am
Sat August 16, 2014

2 employees retire, 2 suspend for sentencing mess

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman says two state attorneys have retired under threat of being fired and two other were suspended for their actions in the state's prison sentencing debacle.

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Nebraska
2:39 pm
Fri August 15, 2014

Nebraska court upholds convictions of ex-teacher

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has upheld the convictions of a former Omaha middle school teacher accused of molesting and enticing female students.

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Crime
8:10 am
Wed August 13, 2014

Compromise struck in treatment of Omaha killer

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has allowed a compromise that will see the state's psychiatric hospital staff treat a man found too mentally unfit to undergo sentencing for killing four people.

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Crime
8:02 am
Thu August 7, 2014

Hearing set for placement of Omaha killer

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has set a hearing to find a psychiatric facility that will treat an Omaha man found too mentally unfit to undergo sentencing for killing four people.

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Crime
2:58 pm
Tue August 5, 2014

Girls suspected of Omaha assault found in Lincoln

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Two teenagers missing since an assault on a staff member at an Omaha home for troubled girls have been found in Lincoln.

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Crime
3:47 pm
Mon August 4, 2014

Psychiatric hospital won't accept murder convict

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A state psychiatric hospital is refusing to accept a man who faces the death penalty for killing four people in Omaha last year.

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Crime
8:12 am
Thu July 31, 2014

Man sentenced to life for Omaha shooting death

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A man has been sentenced to life in prison for the shooting death of another man outside a west Omaha nightclub.

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Crime
12:44 pm
Tue July 29, 2014

Omaha killer to be sent to psychiatric hospital

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has ordered a man convicted of killing four Omaha people last summer to a state psychiatric hospital for treatment in an effort to restore his mental competency to undergo sentencing.

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Crime
1:58 pm
Mon July 28, 2014

19-year-old dies after shooting in west Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a 19-year-old man has died after being shot in west Omaha.

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Crime
8:13 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Omaha police investigate Sunday night shooting

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police are investigating the death of a man found shot to death in an apartment Sunday night.

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