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Sports
7:01 am
Thu June 20, 2013

Indiana's 6-foot-10 pitcher throws a complete game, but Hoosiers sent home by Oregon State

Credit Greg Echlin

When Aaron Slegers took the mound Wednesday night for Indiana at the College World Series, the most often asked question was why at 6-foot-10 he’s playing baseball at Indiana, not basketball.

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Sports
11:06 am
Wed June 19, 2013

Negro Leagues Baseball exhibits on display in Omaha during College World Series

The history of the Negro Leagues and some of its greatest players are featured in three exhibits that are on display in Omaha.

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Government
10:56 am
Wed June 19, 2013

State Senator sentenced for DUI

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A state senator has been sentenced after pleading guilty to drunken driving in his northwest Omaha district.

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Omaha
9:16 am
Wed June 19, 2013

Omaha Public Library could close branches, cut hours

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha Public Library Board is considering closing library branches or limiting hours to meet Mayor Jean Stothert's proposed budget cuts.

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Education
4:00 am
Tue June 18, 2013

OPS moves toward strategic planning process

The Omaha Public Schools board could soon begin work on a strategic plan that sets goals for the next five years.

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Health/Medical
1:03 pm
Mon June 17, 2013

VA study finds less costly treatments are as effective for rheumatoid arthritis patients

A new study led by the VA of Nebraska-western Iowa found that more expensive drug therapies for rheumatoid arthritis don’t necessarily work better than generic ones.

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Omaha
4:17 pm
Sun June 16, 2013

Three killed, two injured in Saturday shootings in Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Three people were killed and two others were critically injured in Omaha after a weekend shooting spree tied to one suspect.

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Omaha
1:46 pm
Fri June 14, 2013

Omaha man sentenced to life in prison for fatal stabbing

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 63-year-old man has been given life in prison for killing his former roommate in Omaha.

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Health/Medical
1:43 pm
Fri June 14, 2013

UNMC's new College of Pharmacy to open in 2015

A rendering of the Lozier Center for Pharmacy Sciences and Education and Center for Drug Discovery.
Credit UNMC

UNMC is building a new College of Pharmacy.

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Omaha
3:38 pm
Wed June 12, 2013

Omaha City Councilman Garry Gernandt to remain hospitalized

Omaha City Councilman Garry Gernandt.
Credit thehall.omaha.com/Google Images

Omaha City Councilman Garry Gernandt will remain hospitalized as he undergoes additional tests.

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