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Search for Armed & Dangerous Man

Updated: 07/25/2011 - Lincoln Police are searching for a man described as armed and dangerous. Mamo Khalaf, 25, is wanted for shooting a man as he sat in his vehicle 2:30am Sunday. The 27-year old victim was shot once in the hand. Police say it was not a random act. The two men know each other.

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Aerial Tour Of Flooding

Updated: 07/24/2011 - Six weeks ago, we had the opportunity to get a bird's eye view of the flooding along the Missouri river with pilot Scott Olson, who lives in Tekamah. It really gives you an appreciation of the power of the river when you see the devastation from high above. Six weeks later we took the skies again.

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Blind Riders Take On RAGBRAI

Updated: 07/24/2011 - The long journey across the Hawkeye State has brought thousands together. The Register’s Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa started the first of seven legs on Sunday and some you may not expect are taking the challenge.

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1955 Murder Suspect Sues for Ruling

Updated: 07/23/2011 - A man convicted and later pardoned in the 1955 rape and killing of his wife in their Lincoln home has sued the state for wrongful conviction.

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Nebraska Soldiers Welcomed Home

Updated: 07/23/2011 - Some 300 members of the Nebraska Army National Guard will arrive home in the coming days.

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Playmakers Camp Teaches More Than Football

Updated: 07/23/2011 - With football season just around the corner, kids are starting to lace up the cleats and get ready to knock some heads. Saturday, the Playmakers camp at Benson High School, sponsored by WOWT, allowed youngsters to get a head start. And it’s about more than just the game.

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Obama Ends Gays In Military Ban

Posted: 07/22/2011 - President Barack Obama has formally repealed the ban on gays serving openly in the military. Obama signed a certification ending the 17-year-old "don't ask don't tell" policy.

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Sex Offender Convicted Of 11 Murders

Posted: 07/22/2011 - An Ohio sex offender has been convicted of aggravated murder in the deaths of 11 women whose remains were found buried in his home and backyard.

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Update: Decatur Bridge Work Wrapping Up

Updated: 07/22/2011 - The Iowa Department of Transportation says flood mitigation work on Iowa 175 in Monona County, Iowa, near the Missouri River crossing at Decatur, Nebraska will be finished Friday.

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Nebraska High Court Grants Hearing In Ex-Husker Appeal

Updated: 07/22/2011 - The Nebraska Supreme Court has given former Nebraska running back Thunder Collins a chance at a new trial, saying a lower court erred when it allowed the jury in Collins' case to break for a weekend before delivering its guilty verdict.

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Police Investigate Robberies

Updated: 07/22/2011 - Omaha police are investigating two separate robberies. The first was reported about 2:30pm Thursday. An employee of Unique Gifts and Dart Supplies at 6209 Ames told police that a man entered the business, showed a gun, and demanded money. He fled the store on foot with the cash.

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GaGa Fans Hope To Catch A Glimpse

Updated: 07/21/2011 - Love her or maybe your not a fan, she certainly captures headlines every where she goes. Now word is Lady GaGa is in Springfield Nebraska. She is shooting her new video, "You and I" and fans are on a mission to find her.

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"Cool" Clothes In The Heat

Updated: 07/21/2011 - Thursday night’s headliner at Red Sky was Zac Brown Band. By then temperature had dropped a bit from the last few nights. But it was still pretty humid. That’s why we tested some gadgets and clothes that promise to keep you cool, though we can’t promise you’ll end up on the best dressed list.

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Gang of 7 Governors to Meet... Maybe 8

Updated: 07/21/2011 - Seven governors who represent states impacted by the Missouri River flooding will meet in Omaha next month. Details and specific agenda information will be released at a later date.

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American Cancer Society Awards Scholarships

Posted: 07/21/2011 - The American Cancer Society, High Plains Division, recently announced that eight students from Nebraska will be recipients of a Childhood Cancer Survivor Scholarship.

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CB Shooting Case Takes Strange Twist

Updated: 07/21/2011 - On April 13th Robert Hashberger of Council Bluffs shot and killed 41-year-old John Rodarte. When police arrived at the scene Hashberger made no attempt to run and still had the weapon. Initial charges were dropped but now the case has taken a new turn.

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Atlantis Lands Safely

Updated: 07/21/2011 - It's the end of an era for NASA's 30-year space shuttle program. Just before 5 a.m. Thursday, Atlantis touched down at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

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New Supermarket Savers

Posted: 07/20/2011 - Grocery bills are soaring, with prices for staples like bread, eggs, and coffee up more than 30% in the last five years.

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