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Shooter On The Run

Updated: 8:17 AM - A man arrested for a shooting in Council Bluffs in August has apparently fled the city before his sentencing.

Testimony Continues In Police Union Contract Case

Updated: 10:48 AM - Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert and Police Chief Todd Schmaderer will be called to testify in a court case filed by the Omaha Police Union that stems from a conflict over extending the union contract after it had already expired.

Update: Arson Suspects Headed To Trial

26 mins ago - Two suspects charged with arson will be headed to trial. They are charged with lighting a west Omaha home on fire while a family was inside.
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Apartment Fire Forces Evacuation

Updated: 9:33 AM - Some burnt food on a stove is to blame for a brief evacuation at an Omaha apartment complex Friday morning.
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Douglas County To Screen 911 For Ebola Callers

Updated: 10:02 AM - Beginning today, callers to the 911 emergency lines in Douglas County will be asked a series of questions intended to protect the public and first responders from disease.

Update: Cat Returned To Owners

47 mins ago - South Omaha business owners were able to get their cat back after WOWT 6 News did a story showing the two girls caught on camera who picked the cat up and took her.

Mitt Romney Coming To Nebraska

Updated: 8:45 AM - When Senate candidate Ben Sasse wraps up his 93-county tour in Hastings Monday he'll be joined by former Massachusetts governor and presidential candidate Mitt Romney.

Cold Case: Janee Hadan's Killer Still Out There

Updated: 10/23/2014 - It's an unsolved murder in Omaha-that has caught the attention of Dateline NBC. Janee Hadan was a mother, a preschool teacher. 10 months after her murder...no arrests in her death.

Moody's Downgrades Omaha Bond Rating

Updated: 10/23/2014 - Citing unfunded pensions, health care costs for retirees, unsettled labor contracts, and the federally mandated sewer separation project, Moody's Investment Service downgraded Omaha's bond rating Thursday.

Iowa Mission Family Agrees to Self-Quarantine

Updated: 10/23/2014 - An Iowa mother is concerned about a student at her daughter's high school traveling to Africa next month for a mission trip. She doesn’t think the girl should be allowed back to school when she returns.
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Credit Card Thief At It Again

Updated: 5:56 AM - Police are asking for tips on a credit card thief. He is believed to be linked to multiple cases.

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