Hello! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Nebraska. Questions about coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the Omaha Bureau at 402-391-0031 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Nebraska News Editor Scott McFetridge can also be reached at 515-243-3281 or email@example.com.
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FREAK ACCIDENT-ORGAN DONOR — A Nebraska woman critically injured after a deer crashed through her car’s windshield remains on life support to allow for the donation of her organs. SENT: 250 words.
OFFICER SHOT-OMAHA — Omaha police say an officer and a suspect have been shot and injured in a traffic stop.
LANDLORD-WRONGFUL CHARGES — The U.S. Justice Department has announced a settlement that will see the owner of a Bellevue apartment complex pay more than $76,500 in damages for illegally charging military service members for broken leases.
SOUTH OMAHA SLAYING — A Bellevue man has pleaded no contest to manslaughter and a weapons count in the south Omaha shooting death of his friend.
INMATE DEATH — A 74-year-old man serving a life term has died in a Lincoln prison.
TROPICAL WEATHER-NEBRASKA TEAM — A Nebraska search-and-rescue team is joining the emergency forces responding to Hurricane Florence as it heads toward the Eastern Seaboard.
ATV FATALITY — A South Dakota man accused of drinking alcohol before the fatal crash of an all-terrain vehicle has made a plea deal with Nebraska prosecutors.
BANK ROBBER SENTENCED — Authorities say a man with a robbery record has been imprisoned for an Omaha bank heist.
PRISON ATTACKS-SENTENCING — A York prison inmate who attacked a guard and a prison nurse has been given 12 to 23 more years behind bars.
FALSE ROBBERY REPORT — Authorities say a 22-year-old man lied to police about being robbed in Kearney.
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