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Omaha
3:11 pm
Thu October 2, 2014

Grand jury clears authorities of wrongdoing

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska grand jury has found that authorities didn't do anything wrong in connection with seven separate deaths.

State law requires a grand jury anytime a person dies in jail, in police custody or while law enforcement officials are trying to apprehend them. A Douglas County grand jury cleared authorities Wednesday in the seven deaths, starting from August 2013.

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Omaha
3:09 pm
Thu October 2, 2014

Operation Warm: firefighters look to provide winter coats to needy children

Omaha firefighters are asking for the public’s help to provide winter coats to children in need.

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Crime
8:22 am
Tue September 30, 2014

Sister of Nikko Jenkins guilty in 2 robberies

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The sister of a man convicted of killing four Omaha residents in August 2013 has been found guilty of helping rob two of the men.

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Omaha
8:18 am
Tue September 30, 2014

Private parking garage collapses in Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say no one was injured when a privately-owned parking garage in midtown Omaha collapsed overnight.

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Health/Medical
8:15 am
Mon September 29, 2014

Three-year program to address health disparities in Omaha's African-American community

Creighton University and four community partners have received a grant for programs to reduce health disparities in Omaha's African-American community.

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Omaha
1:46 pm
Fri September 26, 2014

Impractical Jokers tour coming to Omaha

While hidden camera shows abound on reality TV, one of the biggest recent hits is “Impractical Jokers” with over two million viewers tuning in every Thursday night.

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Health/Medical
1:20 pm
Fri September 26, 2014

Prescription drug take-back day Saturday

More than 780,000 pounds of unwanted, unused, or expired prescription drugs were turned in during drug take-back days nationwide in April.

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Omaha
8:24 am
Thu September 25, 2014

Omaha crash victim identified as Iowa man

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities have released the name of an Iowa motorcyclist who died after a collision with a truck in east-central Omaha.

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Health/Medical
1:03 pm
Tue September 23, 2014

UNMC, Nebraska Medical Center expanding two campuses

UNMC and the Nebraska Medical Center are expanding their midtown and Village Pointe campuses.

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Business
2:30 pm
Mon September 22, 2014

NRC, OPPD officials to meet Thursday in Omaha

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission and OPPD will meet later this week in Omaha.

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