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Politics & Elections
1:00 am
Mon June 10, 2013

Omaha's new Mayor, City Council, School Board members take office Monday

Nine Omaha Public School board members will be sworn in Monday evening, along with two new Omaha City Council representatives and the city's first woman Mayor.

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Iowa
6:44 pm
Sun June 9, 2013

Body found in Des Moines River identified as missing Iowa teen

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa authorities have identified a body found in a river as that of a 15-year-old girl who was abducted with another girl after getting off a school bus last month.

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Business
6:36 am
Sat June 8, 2013

Lunch with Warren Buffet auctioned for $1.1 million

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A private lunch with Omaha-based billionaire Warren Buffett has been sold for more than $1 million at auction. Compared to past years, that's a bargain.

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Education
6:33 am
Sat June 8, 2013

NU Regents OK tuition freeze for resident students

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Tuition for resident students at the University of Nebraska won't increase in the next school year for the first time since 1990.

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Arts
6:06 am
Fri June 7, 2013

Omaha Summer Arts Festival Underway

The Omaha Summer Arts Festival is currently in its 39th year.  The festival takes place this weekend.

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Education
1:00 am
Fri June 7, 2013

Bellevue University opens Military Veteran Services Center

Bellevue University’s campus is growing with the addition of a Military Veteran Services Center.

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Arts
2:05 pm
Thu June 6, 2013

19-year-old Omaha natives among jazz artists closing out Loessfest

Ezra and Adeev Potash.
Credit www.potashtwins.com

Loessfest wraps up this Saturday in Council Bluffs, and among the performers are two young jazz artists from Omaha.

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Omaha
10:47 am
Thu June 6, 2013

Police make another arrest in Operation Purple Haze

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say a 34-year-old man sought as part of a crackdown on gang-related crime has turned himself in.

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Government
9:12 am
Thu June 6, 2013

2013 Legislative session adjourns

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers have finished a legislative session highlighted by a $7.8 billion, two-year budget and an overhaul of juvenile services.

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Omaha
9:08 am
Thu June 6, 2013

Omaha man convicted in shooting death of 16-year-old

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 21-year-old Omaha man has been convicted of killing a 16-year-old who had been wearing a red shirt, the color of a rival gang.

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