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Two Arrested in Sanders Murder

Updated: 07/23/2014 - Omaha Police have arrested two suspects in the murder of Frank Sanders. Absalom B. Scott, 24, and Rico Larry, 29, have both been taken into custody for First Degree Murder and Use of a Weapon to Commit a Felony.

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United Way of the Midlands CEO Hospitalized

Posted: 07/23/2014 - The President & CEO of United Way of the Midlands is being treated at a hospital for a heart condition described as serious. Karen Bricklemyer was admitted to Creighton University Medical Center Tuesday.

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Woman Robbed Inside Home

Posted: 07/23/2014 - Police are searching for a man accused of robbing a woman at gunpoint, then forcing her to undress.

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Local Choreographer Honored With NYC Trip

Posted: 07/23/2014 - It was a chance to work one-on-one with Broadway greats. The Rose’s resident choreographer and BROADWAY at The Rose director Sue Gillespie Booton was one of eight people chosen for the special experience.

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Solomon Girls Prepare For Performance About Bullying

Posted: 07/23/2014 - The Heartland Family Service Ruth K. Solomon Girls Center has teamed up with the educational theatre company RESPECT for an artist-in-residency program and will host a final presentation on Friday, July 25.

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Washington County Fair Starts Friday

Posted: 07/23/2014 - There's a little something for everyone at this year's 96th annual Washington County Fair. The fair kicks off Friday, July 25th in Arlington.

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Cooler And Less Humid

Updated: 07/23/2014 - Wednesday is a far cry from earlier this week as the sweltering heat and humidity takes a vacation.

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New Trail South Of Omaha

Posted: 07/23/2014 - Official opening of the community walking trail at the P.A.C.K.

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Opera Omaha Guild Hosts "Flavors of Midtown"

Posted: 07/23/2014 - Final plans are underway for “Flavors of Midtown.” The month long event that is being held at Midtown Crossing from August 1 to September 4, is presented by the Opera Omaha Guild.

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Fish Found in Mississippi River, So What?

Posted: 07/23/2014 - It could be a big deal if confirmed. State and national scientists are working to identify a fish recently found in the Mississippi River. It could be the first time in more than 80 years that the fish has been seen in Iowa.

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Peanut-Free Night At Werner Park July 29th

Posted: 07/23/2014 - The Omaha Storm Chasers will kick off an eight-game homestand next Tuesday with “Peanut-Free Night” in association with the Asthma and Allergy Center, allowing fans affected by various allergies to visit Werner Park worry free for a third straight year.

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Update: Victim Speaks After Teenagers Invade Home, Steal Car

Updated: 5:42 AM - A woman who fell victim to a bizarre home invasion told WOWT 6 News Wednesday that she feels lucky to be alive. Omaha Police said two teenage boys, ages 14 and 15, were arrested Tuesday in connection with the home invasion and auto theft.

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Truck Driver Says He Didn’t See Train

Posted: 07/23/2014 - The driver of a dump truck tells crash investigators that he did not see a train coming his way when he crossed a set of tracks near Plattsmouth Tuesday afternoon.

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Mountain Lion Seen Near Children Shot

Updated: 07/23/2014 - A mountain lion has been shot south of Chadron after a man observed it crouching in the grass about 20 yards from his home where two young children were on a patio.

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Speed Zapper: Neighborhood Concerns

Posted: 07/23/2014 - Statistics have proven time and time again that bad, even deadly, accidents happen close to home.

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Power Cut During Heat Wave For Upgrade

Posted: 07/23/2014 - An energy company says it switched off power to hundreds of Cedar Rapids, Iowa homes on Tuesday to work on power lines as temperatures reached almost 90 degrees.

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Nebraska Writing Test Scores Scrapped

Posted: 07/23/2014 - Nebraska education officials are throwing out the results of statewide writing tests plagued by technological problems.

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Judge Okays City's $100,000 Settlement With Robert Wagner

Posted: 07/23/2014 - A judge has signed off on a $100,000 settlement the city of Omaha will pay Robert Wagner, who sued the city and several police officers he accused of using excessive force in his 2011 arrest.

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Illegal Fireworks Suspect In Court

Updated: 07/23/2014 - A Ralston man accused of possessing illegal fireworks made a court appearance Wednesday morning. Because a prosecution witness was not available, the hearing for Jeff Belmont was delayed until August 19th.

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