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AP-NE--Nebraska News Digest 1 pm, NE

November 29, 2018

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 omahane@ap.org. Nebraska News Editor Scott McFetridge can also be reached at 515-243-3281 or smcfetridge@ap.org.

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Central.

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For up-to-the-minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.



The FBI says Samuel Little, the 78-year-old man being held in a Texas jail, has confessed to killing upward of 90 women because he wants to be moved from a Los Angeles County prison to a lockup elsewhere. The FBI says authorities have corroborated details Little has provided in 34 killings. By David Warren. UPCOMING: 400 words by 2 p.m.




PRISON RIOT-EX-INMATE LAWSUIT — Testimony in a trial for a former Nebraska inmate’s lawsuit against the state over a 2015 prison riot was cut short Wednesday, when a judge declared a mistrial after recusing himself. SENT: 330 words.


ACCOUNTANT CHARGED — An accountant charged with stealing nearly $110,000 from a northeast Nebraska church has pleaded not guilty.

SCHOOL FIRE — Authorities say no one was hurt when a fire broke out at an elementary school in Lincoln.

COLD CASE-OMAHA SLAYING — Omaha authorities are checking the possibility that a woman slain more than 40 years ago was among dozens of women killed by a Texas prison inmate.

YORK MAYOR RECALL — York County officials have verified more than enough petition signatures have been gathered to force a recall vote on York Mayor Orval Stahr.



LOUISVILLE, Ky. — No. 5 Louisville takes on Nebraska in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. UPCOMING: 600 words and photos. Game starts at 6 p.m.


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