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Jackson County prosecutor Jean Peters Baker said at a press conference that Mohammed Whitaker has been charged with 18 felony counts and is being held on $1 million bail.
A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday, sending panicked people into the streets, where broken windows and...
The prosecutors also said Friday that they have requested arrest warrants for two other crewmembers.
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Captain of sunken South Korean ferry arrested
Captain of sunken South Korean ferry, 2 crew members arrested in disaster
From Clinton to Obama, many parallels
New documents from Clinton White House show parallels to Obama era
Dutch man's case linked to Amanda Todd
Dutch prosecute man whose child pornography case linked to Canadian victim Amanda Todd
APNewsBreak: Medicaid paid $12M for Illinois dead
APNewsBreak: Internal memo says Illinois Medicaid paid $12 million for dead clients
Teen suspended for asking Miss America to prom
Teen suspended from school after asking Miss America to be his prom date during assembly
Autopsies done on 7 Utah babies found in garage
Autopsies completed on 7 Utah babies found in garage; police, prosecutors to review results
US puts off decision on Keystone XL pipeline
US puts off decision on contentious Keystone XL pipeline, likely until after Election Day
Mixed feelings for Garcia Marquez in hometown
Garcia Marquez's death brings back conflicted relationship with his native Colombia
DNC raises $10.3M in March, has $14M in debt
DNC outraises RNC in March, committee still has more than $14 million in red ink
SpaceX making Easter delivery of station supplies
SpaceX making Easter morning delivery of space station supplies, Fri. launch after month delay
Teen suspended for asking Miss America to prom
Teen suspended from school after asking Miss America to be his prom date during assembly
Teen suspended for asking Miss America to prom
Teen suspended from school after asking Miss America to be his prom date during assembly
SpaceX making Easter delivery of station supplies
SpaceX making Easter morning delivery of space station supplies, Fri. launch after month delay
Magnitude-7.2 earthquake shakes Mexican capital
Magnitude-7.2 earthquake shakes central and southern Mexico; no immediate word on casualties
Bryant U. cracks down on selfies at graduation
Bryant University asks students not to take selfies with president on graduation stage
Ferry captain arrested in South Korea disaster
Captain of capsized ferry, 2 crew members arrested in South Korea disaster
Colorado deaths stoke worries about pot edibles
Colorado deaths stoke worries about pot edibles; lawmakers move to tighten rules
Study: Half of jailed NYC youths have brain injury
Study: Half of youths admitted to NYC jails suffered brain injury before incarceration
Study: Half of jailed NYC youths have brain injury
Study: Half of youths admitted to NYC jails suffered brain injury before incarceration
Second wave of milder flu hitting Northeast
CDC officials say a second wave of flu is causing widespread illness in 6 Northeast states
State Department moves to delay Keystone XL pipeline decision
Omahan charged in fatal shooting in Benson neighborhood
Friday's attendance dips at Millard West after bathroom threat
High school slam poets don't just recite verses, 'they leave their hearts beating on the stage'
Crack ring's leaders join others in prison as a result of Operation Purple Haze
High court denies death row appeal of cult leader convicted of murder
Haze in area comes from Kansas, Oklahoma
Man taken into custody in domestic dispute
Omaha judge reprimanded for intervening in peer attorney's DUI case
Intoxicated man with pellet gun climbs billboard's scaffold; is arrested
Police seek public's help in finding an armed man
Saturday forecast opens window for gardening; Easter egg hunts look iffy on Sunday
Database: How much did Medicare pay your doctor?
Last day of 2014 Legislature: Praise, passage of a last few bills and more on mountain lions
New public employee pay data: Douglas, Lancaster, Sarpy Counties, plus utilities
A voice of experience: Ex-gang member helps lead fight against Omaha violence
Church is pressing its case for old Temple Israel site
OPPD board holding public forum, open house May 7
The thrill of the skill: Omaha hosts statewide contest for students of the trades
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PAC funded by Senate candidate Ben Sasse's great-uncle releases Shane Osborn attack ad
Teen killed at Gallagher Park was shot in head as he sat in SUV, friend who was wounded says
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