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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — It was a mystery that many thought might never be solved: Who savagely stabbed to death the 11-year-old son of two medical doctors and the family's housekeeper in 2008 in one of Omaha's most affluent neighborhoods?

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha's mayor has returned to City Hall after injuring her back in a fall last week.

Dr. Cheng Wang, assistant professor in UNMC’s Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, recently received a $40,000 grant from Colleen’s Dream Foundation to continue his work in developing an early detection test for ovarian cancer. 

OPS’s JP Lord School, which serves students age 5 through 21 with severe physical and cognitive challenges, will celebrate the groundbreaking for a new building at 9:00 on Friday, September 30th. 

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Investor Warren Buffett is encouraging everyone to vote in this fall's presidential election.

UNL supports students who knelt during national anthem

Sep 29, 2016

LINCOLN — UNL students clustered around Michael Rose-Ivey after a unanimous student-government vote Wednesday night to support the Husker football player and two teammates who knelt during the national anthem before last Saturday’s game.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services officials have revealed a billing problem that could cost the state up to $32 million.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The City Council won't let several unrelated people live together in a seven-bedroom house in western Omaha.

In May of 2015, the Nebraska Unicameral passed a bill that banned the death penalty in the state.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An actuarial analysis shows the city of Omaha and its police and firefighters are putting enough into their pension fund for the first time in at least a decade.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Berkshire Hathaway investors will again be able to watch online as Warren Buffett answer questions at the annual meeting next year instead of making the pilgrimage to Omaha.

Yahoo Finance said Monday that it will again broadcast Berkshire's annual meeting next spring.

Roughly 40,000 people attended last spring's meeting in Omaha to listen to Buffett and Berkshire Vice Chairman Charlie Munger spend hours answering questions.

Yahoo Finance says last year's meeting attracted 1.1 million unique viewers. The event was offered in English and Mandarin.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — University of Nebraska at Omaha Chancellor John Christensen will step down at the end of this school year.

The Missing Senior Network is a free service created by Home Instead designed to help families locate an elder family member who has wandered off.  

A new report from US Census Bureau data says 50,000 more Nebraskans were insured in 2015 than in 2013, but roughly 154,000 remain uninsured.  

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert's office says she will not need surgery after a fall earlier this week.

BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha suburb of Bellevue, a blue-collar city that home to Offutt Air Force Base, could become one of the few municipalities outside California to ban smoking in rented apartments.

The Center for Public Affairs Research at UNO recently released the results of the 2015 American Community Survey.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's state auditor says an alcohol prevention group made a number of unpermitted and unreasonable purchases with grant funding in 2015 and 2016.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has denied prosecutors' request to delay the trial of a former doctor accused of killing four people with ties to an Omaha medical school.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Eppley Airfield officials have made changes to ease the parking crunch during construction of another parking garage.

The purpose of the IN the Neighborhood Conference is to strengthen the quality of life in the Iowa and Nebraska metro areas by strengthening neighborhoods. 

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The City Council has rejected a proposal that would have required food truck operators to collect Omaha's 2.5 percent restaurant tax.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has ruled that an Omaha man convicted of killing four people in the summer of 2013 is mentally fit enough to face a death penalty hearing.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A nonprofit utility that serves Lincoln buildings owned by the city, county and state plans to start selling excess energy to private customers.

“Strength and Motivation for Life’s Challenges” is the theme of the 19th annual Omaha Women’s Health & Wellness Conference.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An off-duty Omaha police officer needed surgery after being shot in the stomach while visiting a friend's home on the northwest edge of the city.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new report says Nebraska's unemployment rate inched up to 3.2 percent in August — a tenth of a point higher than the July rate.

A new report released by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine calls for changes in the area of family caregiving of elders, something it says nearly 18 million Americans are involved in.  

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers face a looming budget shortfall when they convene in January, but members of a key budget-writing committee say they still hope to boost funding for the state's problem-plagued prison system.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Officials say a task force will study Nebraska's education practices for teaching deaf students and recommend ways to improve them.

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