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Volunteers Needed: Emergency Drill

Updated: 09/13/2012 - The Omaha Airport Authority is planning a full scale disaster exercise next month. The drill won’t be possible unless some volunteers step forward.

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Search Warrants Lead To Arrests

Posted: 09/13/2012 - Two booked after search warrants served south of the metro. It was the culmination of a situation that Plattsmouth Police say spanned a few days.

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Understanding Gambling Addiction

Updated: 09/13/2012 - Nebraska State Sen. Brenda Council really did "gamble with the good life," her own, and it may cost her dearly. Council succumbed to an addiction that affects three of every 100 Nebraskans.

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Balloons Soar Above Memorial Stadium Saturday

Posted: 09/13/2012 - Balloons will again fill the sky above Memorial Stadium at this Saturday's Nebraska game against Arkansas State but this isn't celebrating touchdowns.

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Limits Lifted In Lincoln On Water Use

Updated: 09/13/2012 - The city of Lincoln's mandatory water-use restrictions were lifted Thursday and Mayor Chris Beutler says he'll consider pardons for those ticketed for watering violations.

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Rain Eases Drought As Midwest Corn Harvest Unfolds

Posted: 09/13/2012 - The latest update on the nation's worst drought in decades shows that farmers bringing in their weakened corn crops caught some relief with recent rains that soaked much of middle America.

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Jobless Claims Take Highest Jump In Two Months

Updated: 09/13/2012 - The number of people filing for unemployment last week took the biggest jump up in two months. The Labor Department says 385,000 Americans filed for jobless benefits.

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Evidence of Burglaries Discovered

Updated: 09/12/2012 - An investigation into numerous burglaries and thefts in southeast Nebraska has lead to a search warrant that may have paid off.

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Update: “Pink Slime” Lawsuit Filed

Updated: 09/13/2012 - Beef Products Inc. filed a defamation lawsuit Thursday against ABC News for its coverage of the meat product critics were calling "pink slime."

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Police Chief Speaks Out About Gun Violence

Updated: 09/13/2012 - Omaha 360 is working to come up solutions for gun violence in Omaha. The group met with community members Wednesday outlining an evolving strategy for tackling violent crime.

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Governor Orders Flags at Half-Staff on Friday & Sunday

Updated: 09/12/2012 - Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman is ordering flags at state government buildings and other sites to be flown at half-staff to honor astronaut Neil Armstrong and U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans killed in an attack in Libya.

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Downtown Living Appeals To Young Professionals

Updated: 09/12/2012 - There is a movement afoot and it's helping revitalize many of Omaha's neighborhoods. More young people are moving into established neighborhoods and downtown Omaha itself. And the supply is increasing due to the demand.

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Heineman Announces Widening Of Highway 133

Updated: 09/12/2012 - Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman and the Nebraska Department of Roads Director Randy Peters announced a new project will begin next spring along Nebraska Highway 133.

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