Early Wednesday morning last week, Terra Gehrig got a text from her friend, Sydney Loofe.Loofe, 24, had gone on a date the night before with a woman she met online.It went well, Loofe told Gehrig, and the pair was planning to go out again that night.But Loofe didn’t show up for work Thursday and hasn’t been heard from since. “It doesn’t feel like this is happening,” said Gehrig, 23, who has known Loofe for about five years.
Authorities suspect that a 24-year-old Lincoln woman who has been missing for nearly a week may be in danger.Sydney Loofe last was seen in Saline County on Wednesday, Lincoln Police Chief Jeff Bliemeister said Tuesday.“The circumstances surrounding her disappearance are concerning,” he said. Loofe might have been heading to meet someone for a date, according to a photo she posted to social media before she went missing.
An 18-year-old Omaha man accused of shooting at a police officer is being held in jail on $1 million bail.Xavier L. Valentine has been charged with second-degree assault, discharging a firearm at an occupied vehicle and two counts of use of a weapon to commit a felony.If convicted of all charges, he faces up to 170 years in prison.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".