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Man Decks U.S. Marshal and then….

Posted: 07/30/2014 - A U.S. Marshal had an unexpected visitor when he recently entered Omaha Police headquarters. Police say a man was standing just inside the doorway with his hand balled up into a fist at eye level and looking at the U.S. Marshal in a menacing manner.

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UNO To Install Maverick Monument On Campus

Posted: 07/30/2014 - On Monday, August 4, the University of Nebraska-Omaha will make history as it will formally install the Maverick Monument on campus. This 8-foot, 1,500-pound statue will be the first mascot statue to exist on any University of Nebraska campus.

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Iowa Suspends Promotion Of Free Tuition Drawing

Updated: 7:20 AM - Legal concerns have forced the University of Iowa to suspend a promotion offering free tuition to five randomly selected students who purchased 2014 football season tickets.

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United Way Of The Midlands CEO Dies

Updated: 07/30/2014 - The president and CEO of United Way of the Midlands has died. Karen Bricklemyer was admitted to Alegent Creighton University Medical Center on July 22nd with an aortic dissection. She died Monday at age 47. The hospital carried out her wishes to donate her organs.

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Hyundai Recalls Sonatas

Posted: 07/30/2014 - Hyundai is recalling it's popular Sonata mid-size sedan to fix problems with gear shift levers.

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Dog Days Of Summer At Omaha Pools

Posted: 07/30/2014 - Omaha swimming pools will be going to the dogs as some facilities close for the season. The Nebraska Humane Society announced Wednesday that Doggie Dips will be held at three pools kept open late on their last days.

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The Nebraska State Fair Marathon Is Now A Boston Qualifier

Posted: 07/30/2014 - The Nebraska State Fair Marathon, in its inaugural year, has been certified as a Boston Marathon qualifier. Billed as the Flattest, Fastest Course in the Nation, The Nebraska State Fair Marathon will help improve runners qualifying times for the Boston Marathon which occurs in April of each year.

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Bond Set For Bank Robbery Suspect

Posted: 07/30/2014 - Bond was set at 10 percent of $75,000 Wednesday morning for the woman accused of robbing an Omaha bank Monday afternoon.

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Fort Atkinson Past Comes To Life

Posted: 07/30/2014 - Volunteers will portray life at an 1820s military post during a Living History Weekend this Saturday and Sunday at Fort Atkinson State Historical Park.

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Sioux City Riverboat Casino Closes

Updated: 9:54 AM - After fighting for months to remain open, Sioux City's floating casino has ended two decades of legalized gambling on the Missouri River. The Argosy Sioux City closed with little ceremony Wednesday.

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Hastings Man Accused Of Trying To Kill Officer

Updated: 07/30/2014 - A 29-year-old Hastings man has been accused of trying to kill a police officer who was hanging out of a car the man was driving in an attempt to flee.

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Omaha Bicycle-Pedestrian Position Eliminated

Posted: 07/30/2014 - Omaha's mayor has announced the elimination of a paid position that was created to help make the city friendlier to bicyclists and pedestrians.

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