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Business
8:09 am
Fri November 8, 2013

No big new issues found at Nebraska nuclear plant

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The latest tests performed on an idle nuclear power plant near Omaha revealed no significant new issues.

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Education
8:07 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Archaeology conference scheduled in Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Secrets from the Temple Mount and the role of Egypt's pharaoh in Israel will be among topics to be discussed at this year's Batchelder Conference of Biblical Archeology at the University of Nebraska at Omaha campus.

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Crime
1:12 pm
Thu November 7, 2013

Nebraska man wants to plead guilty to four killings

(Information in the following story is from: Omaha World-Herald, http://www.omaha.com)

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A man accused of killing four people in Omaha now says in letters that he wants to plead guilty.

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Government
1:10 pm
Thu November 7, 2013

Harkin: it's time for Congress to pass ENDA

U.S. Senator Tom Harkin, D-IA

The U.S. Senate Thursday afternoon passed a measure banning employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.

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Omaha
8:14 am
Thu November 7, 2013

Omaha man's stolen motorcycle found, 46 years later

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Donald DeVault wonders what kind of memories his Triumph motorcycle helped make in the 46 years since it was stolen.

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Crime
8:12 am
Thu November 7, 2013

Gang member convicted in Omaha killing of teen

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A man has been convicted in the slaying of a 16-year-old Omaha boy who was wearing red, the color of a rival gang.

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Government
2:00 pm
Wed November 6, 2013

Omaha Mayor offers new plan to Fire Union, with Friday deadline

Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert has made an offer to the Professional Firefighters Association that she says could avoid layoffs.

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Crime
12:25 pm
Wed November 6, 2013

Omaha woman convicted in gun-in-ambulance case

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha woman accused of pulling a gun on a paramedic has been convicted.

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Government
8:46 am
Wed November 6, 2013

Ag secretary says rural people need to sell agriculture

LINCOLN--People who care about agriculture need to do a better job of selling themselves to urban dwellers, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack told a Lincoln audience Tuesday.

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Omaha
8:15 am
Wed November 6, 2013

Longtime organist for College World Series dies

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Lambert Bartak, the organist who entertained Rosenblatt Stadium's baseball fans for more than half a century during the College World Series, has died. He was 94.

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