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Politics & Elections
8:08 am
Mon June 23, 2014

GOP establishment choice wins Iowa's House contest

URBANDALE, Iowa (AP) — In a setback for the tea party and libertarian forces in Iowa, establishment Republicans have nominated their candidate for a House seat in one of the nation's most competitive congressional districts.

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Politics & Elections
7:16 am
Sat June 21, 2014

Iowa Republicans to pick US 3rd District nominee

URBANDALE, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Republicans are gathering Saturday to pick a candidate to run in November for the seat of retiring Rep. Tom Latham in Iowa's 3rd Congressional District.

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Nebraska
7:14 am
Sat June 21, 2014

Nebraska patrol: Man who shot at trooper killed

SCHUYLER, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say officers have killed a man who shot at a trooper before a wild chase through eastern Nebraska.

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Omaha
8:12 am
Fri June 20, 2014

Driver dies in west Omaha accident

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 34-year-old man has been killed in a traffic accident in west Omaha.

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Weather
8:10 am
Fri June 20, 2014

Fort Calhoun Station prepares for flooding

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha Public Power District officials say it will reduce power as it prepares for rising water on the Missouri River.

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Business
12:57 pm
Thu June 19, 2014

District to phase out coal at Omaha power plant

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha Public Power District board has decided to phase out coal to generate electrical power at its Omaha plant.

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Crime
8:11 am
Thu June 19, 2014

Authorities investigate fatal Omaha shooting

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities are investigating a fatal shooting in north Omaha.

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Weather
8:09 am
Thu June 19, 2014

Coleridge twister rated EF2, agency says

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say the confirmed twister that damaged part of Coleridge in northeast Nebraska's Cedar County was rated EF2.

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Weather
8:12 am
Wed June 18, 2014

Nearly 50 homes destroyed in tornado-ravaged town

PILGER, Neb. (AP) — Officials say the tornado that swept through Pilger destroyed between 45 and 50 homes.

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Crime
8:10 am
Wed June 18, 2014

Bail set for teen in Omaha shooting death

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Bail has been set for a 13-year-old boy facing an accessory charge in the shooting death of an Omaha man.

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