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Politics & Elections
2:00 pm
Thu October 23, 2014

OPS, Douglas County bond issues on November ballot

The Omaha Public Schools and Douglas County both have bond initiatives on the November fourth ballot.

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Crime
9:41 am
Tue October 21, 2014

Omaha man pleads not guilty in store slaying

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An 18-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to murder and weapons charges stemming from the slaying of an Omaha jewelry store owner in what police called a botched robbery.

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Omaha
4:00 am
Mon October 20, 2014

Elkhorn High School student writing series of books

An Elkhorn High School sophomore is about to become a published author, with a book based on Greek mythology.

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Health/Medical
8:36 am
Fri October 17, 2014

Ebola patient tweets about Congressional hearing

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The American video journalist being treated for Ebola in Nebraska spent part of Thursday watching a Congressional hearing on the deadly virus.

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Government
2:18 pm
Thu October 16, 2014

Platte Institute research contradicts report on city's pension system

A Nebraska economic research group disagrees with the city of Omaha’s projection that the police and fire pension system could be solvent in 20 years.

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Crime
8:28 am
Thu October 16, 2014

Police: 76-year-old Omaha woman dies after assault

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police say an elderly Omaha woman who was found unconscious in her home after an attack has died from her injuries.

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Government
3:17 pm
Wed October 15, 2014

Report projects pension solvency in 20 years

A new report says Omaha’s police and fire pension system will be solvent and fully funded in 22 years.

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Politics & Elections
2:00 pm
Tue October 14, 2014

Early voting could be 30 percent of Douglas County's total votes in November election

Democrats outnumber Republicans by a three-to-one margin when it comes to early voting ballot requests by mail.

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Education
11:32 am
Tue October 14, 2014

School officials studying Omaha Learning Community

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Superintendents in the Omaha area are studying the effectiveness of the Learning Community and have released a draft of their first joint report.

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Omaha
8:30 am
Tue October 14, 2014

Omaha Health Summit focuses on future of community

A healthy future for Omaha is the focus of an upcoming health summit.

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