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11 Hurt When Gas Grenade Explodes

Posted: 08/02/2011 - Nearly a dozen people, most of them children, were hospitalized after a tear gas grenade exploded in southeastern Kentucky as the children played with it.

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Cop vs Pit Bull – Cop Had a Gun

Updated: 08/02/2011 - Lincoln police say a man released his pit bull on a police officer Monday evening. The officer pulled his handgun and shot the dog, named Chopper, three times. The dog is expected to survive.

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Nebraska Judge Bars Evidence in Pot Case

Posted: 08/02/2011 - A judge has barred prosecutors from using 75 pounds of marijuana as evidence in the case against a 54-year-old New Jersey man.

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Nebraska Drought

Posted: 08/02/2011 - A University of Nebraska-Lincoln climatologist says the percentage of contiguous U.S. land covered by "exceptional" drought reached its highest level since monitoring began in 1999.

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Backyard Farmer

Posted: 08/02/2011 - Nebraska public television's long-running gardening show "Backyard Farmer" is now proving to be a hit online.

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16 Month Old Child Hit By Car, Mother Speaks Out

Updated: 08/01/2011 - A very scary situation for one Omaha mother Monday, as she watched her 16-month old daughter get hit by a car. Today the mother is happy to be home with all six of her kids.

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AT&T Sends Message: Stop Clogging The Airwaves!

Posted: 08/01/2011 - AT&T says it's going to start limiting speeds for the five percent of its customers with "unlimited" data smartphone plans who clog the airwaves the most.

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Receding River Unveils Severe Clean Up Issues

Updated: 08/01/2011 - The fight on the river may be starting to turn. As of Monday, the Army Corps of Engineers is dialing back its release on the Missouri, a process that should take place over the next several weeks. But the danger is not yet over and we're starting to get a glimpse of what lies ahead.

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Drunk & Belligerent, They Went to the Sheriff

Updated: 08/02/2011 - You might say that three suspects in the Gage County, Nebraska jail made it easy for deputies to arrest them. They came knocking on the door of the sheriff’s office early Sunday morning.

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Senators Offer Plan To End FAA Shutdown

Posted: 08/01/2011 - Senate Democrats will offer a plan to end the shutdown of the Federal Aviation Administration that includes cuts in air service subsidies to some rural communities.

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Sandbaggers in CB Can Rest Now

Updated: 08/01/2011 - The city of Council Bluffs is suspending daily sandbagging efforts at the Mid America Center. The city’s goal was to maintain 50,000 to 100,000 sandbags in its inventory. There are now of 94,335 sandbags ready to be used.

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Three Arrested in Lincoln Murder

Updated: 08/01/2011 - Lincoln police have named the three suspects under arrest for a weekend shooting death. Officers responded to a report of a “shooting in progress” call at 2:47am Sunday. They found the victim, 19-year old Dwayne Greer, shot multiple times. Greer was pronounced dead at a hospital.

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Shooting Investigation

Posted: 08/01/2011 - A young man is fighting for his life after being shot in a drive by shooting.

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Nebraska Health Awards

Posted: 08/01/2011 - Nominees are being sought for an award honoring those who've made contributions to health care in Nebraska.

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Scammers Target Cell Phone Numbers

Updated: 07/31/2011 - When was the last time you got a call from an unknown number on your cell phone? It's becoming more common. One scammer is trying to trick you by using some familiar names, including your own.

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City Takes Over Flood Surveillance

Updated: 07/31/2011 - Is it a positive sign for the record floods? Levels on the Missouri have held pretty steady, but receded a little. The U.S. National Guard will now turn the reigns over to the city of Omaha to watch the levees. And they’ve got a lot of land and issues to keep an eye on.

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