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Omaha Public Radio News
10:42 pm
Wed December 5, 2007

Creighton Trauma Director: one victim still critical

Omaha Public Radio News
7:58 am
Wed December 5, 2007

Update on Westroads murders expected this morning

Omaha, NE – (updated 8:45 AM 12/6/07)

Omaha Police Chief Thomas Warren, Mayor Mike Fahey and Governor Dave Heineman plan to hold a press conference at 9:30 this morning regarding the investigation in to yesterday's killings of eight people at Westroads Mall.

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Omaha Public Radio News
7:55 am
Wed December 5, 2007

President Bush visits Omaha

Omaha Public Radio News
9:10 am
Tue December 4, 2007

Creighton economics expert predicts a recession

Omaha Public Radio News
4:08 am
Thu November 29, 2007

Nebraska Congressman comments on possible re-election bid, Lott retirement

Omaha, NE – Nebraska's Second District Congressman, Lee Terry, is visiting Omaha this week while Congress is on Thanksgiving break. Terry sat down with Omaha Public Radio's Katie Knapp earlier this week to discuss a possible re-election bid. Terry says an announcement will be made after the first of the year. He's also backing a candidate in the U.S. Senate race to replace retiring Senator Chuck Hagel. Terry also commented on Senator Trent Lott's retirement announcement.

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Omaha Public Radio News
9:12 am
Mon November 26, 2007

Congressman Lee Terry discusses energy independence, possible re-election bid during Omaha stop

Omaha, NE – Congress is on its Thanksgiving break, but a lot of issues remain on Capitol Hill. There's a farm bill stalled in the Senate, an appropriations bill waiting to be passed, and funding for the Iraq war remains a controversial topic. Second District Congressman Lee Terry says he and his colleagues also need to deal with energy legislation. During a visit to Omaha, Terry talked with Omaha Public Radio's Katie Knapp about the issues and the 2008 election.

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Omaha Public Radio News
1:26 am
Mon November 26, 2007

Omaha Public Radio to air Democrats debate in December

Omaha Public Radio News
2:51 am
Tue November 20, 2007

Economist says high oil prices have an upside

Omaha, NE – The Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce is forecasting continued economic growth in 2008, although it's not expected to match this summer's four percent pace. The Chamber 's 2008 Economic Outlook cites a housing slump, rising energy prices and credit tightening as some economic challenges next year. But Doctor Barry Asmus says those oil prices of $100 a barrel actually have a positive side. He spoke to about 700 business leaders today in Omaha.

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Omaha Public Radio News
1:38 am
Fri November 16, 2007

Omaha native and Studio 360 host introduces Film Streams series

Omaha Public Radio News
4:09 am
Tue November 13, 2007

Fahey not seeking Democratic nomination for U.S. Senate

Omaha, NE – Omaha Mayor Mike Fahey was approached about a possible candidacy last month. Fahey announced today he will not run for the U.S. Senate, leaving Nebraska Democrats without a challenger to three Republican candidates in the race to replace outgoing Senator Chuck Hagel. Omaha Public Radio's Katie Knapp has the story.

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