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A 24-year-old woman who was shot in Council Bluffs early Friday died after being rushed to an Omaha hospital. Police are seeking a "person of interest" in the case.
Some spots around Omaha hit the freezing mark Friday morning, but temperatures likely won't be that low again in the area for many days, the National Weather Service said.
Lincoln police have identified the pedestrian killed Wednesday at U.S. Highway 77 and Rosa Parks Way as a 56-year-old Lincoln man.
A Council Bluffs police dog that was injured when he fell about three stories off a roof is expected to return to duty after his broken leg heals.
A four-month operation targeting gang activity in the Omaha metro area has resulted in 231 arrests and the seizure of numerous firearms and illicit narcotics.
A 40-year-old Fremont man was killed in a crash early Friday east of North Bend.
A teenager was killed early Friday in a two-vehicle crash at 204th Street and West Q Road.
A 65-year-old man from Alda, Nebraska, was killed in a crash southwest of Grand Island late Wednesday when the van he was driving hit a train.
Douglas County health officials on Wednesday reported the county's first death from the West Nile virus.
Omaha police on Monday arrested a man they say had been following students at schools in South Omaha and performing lewd acts in front of the youths.