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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Authorities say no one was injured when a small airplane made an emergency landing in a field southwest of Omaha. The incident happened Saturday afternoon when the pilot reported to the Millard Airport that his plane was in engine failure. Omaha television station KETV reports that a student pilot and instructor were on board the single-engine aircraft when it was forced to land.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - A federal appeals court has rejected the appeal of a former Nebraska bank executive convicted of fraud and sentenced to 11 years in federal prison. The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday affirmed Lundstrom's conviction, sentence and his part of a $3.1 million restitution award. The former TierOne Bank CEO and Gothenburg native was sentenced in 2016 after he was found guilty of 12 counts related to the 2010 failure of the Lincoln-based bank.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - A winter storm has Nebraska and parts of Iowa and Kansas in its crosshairs. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for most of Nebraska, starting Saturday evening in western Nebraska and continuing through Sunday night across much of the state. Much of Iowa and a section of Nebraska from north of Omaha to an area south of Hastings could see a wintry mix and freezing rain.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Thousands of people turned out Saturday to march in downtown Omaha in support of women on the one-year anniversary of President Donald Trump's inauguration. The throng chanted slogans of female empowerment and carried homemade signs _ many of them echoing the theme of this year's march, "March on the Polls in 2018."

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