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Cold creates need for donations at homeless shelters

Snow and freezing rain is especially had on the metro's homeless population, so organizations like the Open Door Mission are preparing for increased need.


More than an hour after a Southwest plan slid off a runway at Eppley Airfield, forcing the airport to close, Eppley officials told 6 News they were working to open one runway to allow aircraft to take off.


Freezing drizzle continues to affect the area creating slick roads. Light snow is expected this evening, with accumulation under 2 inches.


More federal employees are feeling the squeeze of trying to live without paychecks as the shutdown enters its 28th day, and now air traffic controllers across the country and in Omaha are asking the public for help.



Nebraska troopers seize 1,000 Xanax pills at Omaha home


Icy streets causing travel troubles in the metro


Couple guilty in starvation death will spend lives in prison


Air traffic controllers speak out


Cold brings more guests to Open Door Mission


Freezing drizzle makes for slick streets


Prisons head says Nebraska overcrowding emergency is likely


Eastern Iowa man sentenced in attempted murder case


Kim Reynolds takes oath as governor, hosts inaugural events


Mallory's Forecast - First Alert Friday due to snow and wind



Salvation Army Opens Warming Centers


Pursuit suspect abandons vehicle after crash


Settlement reached with Children's former pharmacy director


15 people have been charged in the Flint water scandal


Florida governor suspends county elections supervisor


Report: Facebook's privacy lapses may result in record fine


Eagles' player who dropped pass thanks 2nd-grader for letter


Suspect jailed after biting officer


Judge: GOP can't block liberal group's Twitter comments


3 years later, no one is in jail over Flint tainted water


Travel industry fears damage from a long government shutdown


Ohio litigation sharpens questions raised about Omaha's Children's Hospital


Total lunar eclipse meets supermoon Sunday night


Russia warns US missile defense plans will fuel arms race


Canada says it won't be deterred by Chinese pressure


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