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8:36 am
Fri October 17, 2014

Ebola patient tweets about Congressional hearing

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The American video journalist being treated for Ebola in Nebraska spent part of Thursday watching a Congressional hearing on the deadly virus.

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3:13 pm
Wed October 15, 2014

Two confirmed flu cases in Douglas County

Two cases of the flu have been confirmed in Douglas County.

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6:06 am
Wed October 15, 2014

UNMC, UNL receive $1.25 million grant to benefit kids with developmental disabilities

UNMC’s Munroe-Meyer Institute and UNL’s Nebraska Center for Research on Children, Youth, Families and Schools, have been awarded a $1.25 million grant.

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8:36 am
Tue October 14, 2014

Dad: Ebola patient improving, back on Facebook

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Hospital and family members say the American video journalist being treated for Ebola in Nebraska is showing signs of improvement.

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9:19 am
Mon October 13, 2014

NMC officials say Ebola patient's condition continuing to improve

Nebraska Medical Center officials say the condition of a NBC cameraman with Ebola continues to improve.

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6:14 am
Sat October 11, 2014

Hospital: Ebola patient shows modest improvement

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska hospital treating an American video journalist with Ebola says he's shown modest improvement.

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6:06 am
Fri October 10, 2014

Dead Bodies the Focus of the Next Omaha Science Cafe

The next Omaha Science Café focuses on what happens to the body once people die.

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1:31 pm
Thu October 9, 2014

Nebraska free vision tests offered to 3-year-olds

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new program will see participating Nebraska optometrists offering free vision tests to 3-year-old children.

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1:07 pm
Wed October 8, 2014

Sick journalist to get blood from Ebola survivor

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The first American flown back to the U.S. for treatment of Ebola this summer has donated blood to the most recent one to return from West Africa with the disease.

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1:31 pm
Tue October 7, 2014

Ebola Patient Being Treated with Experimental Drug

American video journalist Ashoka Mukpo is now being treated with an experimental drug at the Nebraska Medical Center’s Biocontainment Unit.

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