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Two-Alarm Apartment Fire

Posted: 10/20/2008 - An Omaha apartment building suffers significant fire and water damage after a two-alarm fire.

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Convicted Murderer Gets New Trial

Posted: 10/15/2008 - It's the first time in Nebraska DNA has freed an inmate. Two men convicted in the rape and murder of a 68-year old woman have changes coming in their cases.

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Help for Frustrated Parents

Updated: 10/14/2008 - With the continuation of teenagers being abandoned under Nebraska's Safe Haven Law, many are asking what parents can do before it gets to that point. There is help. One approach is a parenting class which teaches parents helpful skills to deal with their children.

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Dads' Day at Dodge School a Success

Posted: 10/13/2008 - Over one hundred fathers came to Dodge Elementary School in Omaha to have lunch with their children on Monday.

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Hagel Calls for Government Spending Overhaul

Updated: 10/09/2008 - U.S. Senator Chuck Hagel is speaking out about the nation's financial crisis, calling for a complete reorganization of spending priorities. The Senator says one of the first steps should be putting an end to the $12 billion a month the U.S. sends to Iraq.

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Great Fall Colors

Posted: 10/09/2008 - October offers great viewing of fall colors this year. Nebraska has had abundant rainfall and mild fall temperatures providing a palate of fall color not seen in years.

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Missing Boy Found

Updated: 10/08/2008 - A 10-year old Omaha boy who'd been missing for hours, is home safe.

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Effects of Illegal Immigration

Posted: 10/07/2008 - A state senator examining how illegal immigration is affecting the state says the issue is more 'deep seeded' than he first believed.

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Loan $$ Still Available in Omaha

Updated: 10/07/2008 - A dire prediction from the head of the U.S. Federal Reserve Tuesday - the worst may be yet to come. The warning sent stocks plummeting yet again. Still, Omaha banks assure us they are still loaning money to consumers.

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Short Cut Cut Off

Updated: 10/07/2008 - State cuts off a short cut on Interstate 680 in southwest Omaha

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Two More Left Under Safe Haven

Updated: 10/06/2008 - Two more children have been abandoned at heartland hospitals under Nebraska's safe haven law.

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Toxic Blue-Green Algae Health Alert

Updated: 10/03/2008 - As the lake season draws to an end, the Department of Health and Human Services is in its final week of sampling for toxic blue-green algae. A new health alert has been issued for Swan Creek 5A resevoir (Saline County).

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Staton Children Placed With Family

Updated: 09/30/2008 - Seven of the nine children, left by Gary Staton under the Safe Haven Law, are now with family members.

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Nebraska Jobless Rate Below National Average

Posted: 09/30/2008 - Even with an increase of 4-tenths of a percent year-over-year, new numbers from the Nebraska Department of Labor Tuesday show the state's jobless rate remains much lower than the national average.

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Shooting Wounds Teenager

Updated: 09/17/2008 - Police are investigating a shooting Tuesday afternoon that seriously wounded an Omaha teen.

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McCain Picks Running Mate

Updated: 08/29/2008 - Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain has chosen Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin as his running mate, making her the first woman ever to serve on a Republican presidential ticket.

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More Millard South Students Suspended

Updated: 08/29/2008 - A student protest at Millard South High School continued for a second day Friday. At least 18 students have been suspended for three days for violating the school's dress code.

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Jobless Numbers Increase Slightly

Updated: 08/29/2008 - Newest jobless numbers show Nebraska continues to have the second lowest unemployment rate in the entire country. The jobless number for July 2008 is pegged at 3.4% in Nebraska. Only South Dakota has a lower rate at 3%.

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Beating Victim Removed From Life-Support

Updated: 07/23/2008 - Jeff Harriman was removed from life-support Tuesday afternoon and died, ending his family's quest to have the organs of the assault victim made available for donation.

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Keeping the Waters Safe

Updated: 07/04/2008 - Law enforcement troops are covering all the bases to keep the holiday safe and some of those bases are out in the water.

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Shooting Outside Omaha Apartment Complex

Updated: 05/02/2008 - A disturbing wakeup call for apartment dwellers in Northwest Omaha Friday. Police say four to five gunshots were fired at an apartment building near 109th and Manderson around 4:30 a.m.

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Emergency Landing at Eppley

Updated: 02/08/2008 - A United Airlines flight made an emergency landing Friday morning at Omaha's Eppley Airfield after reporting a possible fire.

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Daycare Dilemma

Updated: 10/30/2007 - When the Mayor announced plans for a new homeless shelter in downtown Omaha, an immediate issue came up. What about the daycare across the street?

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Husker Recruit Has Second Thoughts

Updated: 10/25/2007 - The fourth-best high school quarterback in the nation has had second thoughts about joining the Cornhuskers. According to rivals.com Blaine Gabbert has broken his oral committment to Nebraska.

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