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Omaha
9:02 am
Mon December 22, 2014

Police say man with gunshot wound dies on Omaha sidewalk

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha Police are investigating a fatal shooting after a 25-year-old man died on a sidewalk this weekend.

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Education
12:56 pm
Fri December 19, 2014

Board prepping for potential charter school bills

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha Public Schools board is considering a resolution to show support for the concept of charter schools operated under strict guidelines.

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Douglas County
12:53 pm
Fri December 19, 2014

Text to 911 service coming to Douglas County next month

Douglas County residents will have another option to contact 911 starting in January, but officials caution it should only be used in certain situations.

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Business
9:37 am
Fri December 19, 2014

Brookings metropolitan policy expert: cities are driving economic growth

Cities are the networks that are driving the nation’s economy, according to a Brookings Institution metropolitan policy expert.

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Omaha
9:28 am
Fri December 19, 2014

OPPD approves increase in power rates next year

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Customers of the Omaha Public Power District will see their electricity rates increase next year after the utility's publicly-elected board approved a 1.6 percent general rate increase.

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Crime
8:28 am
Thu December 18, 2014

Omaha man charged with sex assault of child

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A 56-year-old Omaha man has been charged with sexually assaulting and molesting a 7-year-old girl in Lincoln over the past two years.

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Crime
8:05 am
Wed December 17, 2014

Omaha man sentenced for stabbing officer

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man who stabbed and wounded a police officer has been sentenced to prison.

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Omaha
8:29 am
Fri December 12, 2014

Baby orangutan born at Omaha zoo now on display

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Bornean orangutan born last month at Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo in now on display.

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Omaha
8:09 am
Thu December 11, 2014

Police: Omaha woman overdoses before son's death

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say a woman overdosed on medication before she was found unconscious and her son was found dead at their home.

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Crime
8:32 am
Wed December 10, 2014

Nebraska woman convicted of robbing bank in July

RALSTON, Neb. (AP) — A 23-year-old woman has been convicted of robbing a bank in Ralston earlier this year.

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