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  1. 'An amazing run' ends for HogsRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | NWAonline

    ... the team were clearly happy to be headed home Saturday after a 12-day road trip that began May 11 with a bus trip to Omaha, Neb. Van Horn had some uplifting words for the Razorbacks in the outfield of the Hoover Met after the loss, and a number of ...

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  2. Details Released On Officer Shooting, FuneralRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    The police chief of Nebraska's largest city says an Omaha police officer killed in the line of duty was shot just above the top of her protective vest. Omaha Police Chief Todd Schmaderer gave more details Thursday of the shooting that killed 29-year-old Officer Kerrie Orozco on Wednesday.

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  3. Susan Annette McBreenRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    Susie was born in Omaha, NE on Jan. 20, 1946. She married Michael J McBreen on Dec. 28, 1962, and was married for 52 years.

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  4. Memorial Travelers Driving On "Deficient" Local BridgesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    ... make a longer term solution. According to American Road and Transportation Builders Association, four bridges in the Omaha area are considered deficient at this time: the Pacific Street bridge over Big Papillion Creek, US-275 as it passes over 72nd ...

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  5. Next stop for Texas A&M: NCAA tournament, after exiting SEC postseason with 9-run lossRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

    ... host to a regional and then typically a super regional, in trying to advance to the eight-team College World Series in Omaha, Neb. On Saturday, the Aggies used seven pitchers, and starter Andrew Vinson (who's been a reliever this season) allowed ...

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  6. Dog Sought After Biting BoyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    The last day of school is usually a happy time, but things changed quickly for a 12-year-old Omaha boy who was bitten by a dog that needs to be located. The Corcoran family prepares to celerbate the end of school for two brothers.

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  7. Web site provides go-anywhere access to Goda s WordRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Computing Unplugged Magazine

    Just as our new president is attempting to blur the line between church and state, the good folks behind February's PalmPower Site of the Month are attempting to bridge the gap between church and technology. The Daily Reflections Web site at is the work of the Collaborative Ministry Office at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska.

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  8. Crushed Out returns to Asheville for a show at Tiger MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Mountain Xpress

    ... recent album is Teeth ; the band's current tour has taken them from Portland, Me. to Denver, Co. and from Toronto to Omaha, Ne. They wrap in North Carolina with a show at Tiger Mountain on Friday, May 29. 9 p.m. show time; Pleasure Chest also ...

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  9. Truck Stolen At GunpointRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Police are looking for a white 2008 Chevy Colorado pickup and the man who stole it at gunpoint Saturday morning. The 40-year-old victim told officers he was approached by a man wearing a ski mask at South 24th and C streets in Omaha around 5:15 a.m.

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  10. Microchip A Fast, Easy Way To Identify Owner Of Lost PetRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    ... leads to a disconnected phone or empty home. May is Microchip Month, so Wednesday the 27th from 4:30-7 p.m. the NHS in Omaha will be offering low-cost microchips for dogs and cats. The cost is $10 per pet. Just bring dogs on a leash and cats in ...

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  11. Funeral Arrangements For Omaha Police OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KOLN-TV Lincoln

    Funeral arrangements have been set for Omaha Police Officer Kerrie Orozco, who was shot and killed in the line of duty Wednesday. Visitation for Omaha police officers and close friends will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Monday at St. John's Catholic Church at Creighton University.

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  12. Holts Summit woman wanted for child abductionRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | News Tribune

    Court documents show Billie Linhart, 31, failed to return her son, who is under the age of 17, when she was scheduled to per a court-ordered custody agreement with the boy's grandmother, who has custody of the boy. She was supposed to bring the boy back to his grandmother's home in Jefferson City on the afternoon of May 17. The grandmother worried Linhart left with the child to go to Omaha, Nebraska as she had done on a previous occasion, and believes Linhart has no intentions of bringing the child back.

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  13. Community Comes Together During Prayer Walk for Hope and PeaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    A community gathered together united by the power of prayer, this after the tragic death of Omaha Police Officer Kerrie Orozco. Hope, togetherness and prayer, the Northeast Precinct was ground zero Friday night for officers, city leaders and people from our community.

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  14. Procession route announced for Ofc. Orozco's funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KETV-TV

    ... with a large-screen video feed. The procession route Tuesday will run from the church at 2500 California Plaza in Omaha to Saint Joseph's Cemetery on the east side of Council Bluffs. The main span of the route will cover Douglas Street in Omaha and ...

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  15. Officer killed one day before start of maternity leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WPMT-TV York

    New mom. Coach K at the local Boys and Girls Club. Girl Scout leader. Special Olympics volunteer. Omaha, Nebraska, police officer. Kerrie Orozco was all of those things and much more. It was in the last role, as a member of her police department's ...

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  16. Beloved Omaha Officer Killed a Day Before Start of Maternity LeaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WHO-TV

    New mom. Coach K at the local Boys and Girls Club. Girl Scout leader. Special Olympics volunteer. Omaha, Nebraska, police officer. Kerrie Orozco was all of those things and much more. It was in the last role, as a member of her police department's ...

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  17. Wild Water West Unveils New AttractionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    ... man is dead and five other people are hurt following a crash on U.S. Highway 12 near Bowdle on Sunday. Police in Omaha, Nebraska, say a shootout between officers and a convicted felon has left an officer and the suspect dead. KELOLAND TV: 501 S. ...

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  18. Metro-Wide Preparations Underway To Honor Fallen OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Preparations are underway for what could be one of the largest funerals Omaha has ever seen as the community prepares to say goodbye to Officer Kerri Orozco. Orozco's funeral is scheduled for Tuesday May 26 at 11:00 A.M at Saint John's Church on the Creighton University campus.

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  19. Omaha Police Officers Outline What To Do During Tuesday's Funeral ProcessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    As the community continues to mourn the loss of Omaha Police Detective Kerrie Orozco, a large number of people are expected to line the funeral procession route on Tuesday. The route will run from Saint John's Church at Creighton University in Omaha, NE to Saint Joseph's Cemetary in Council Bluffs, Iowa.

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  20. Dad of hurt girl sues home insurer: House guest's chain saw prank a ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ABA Journal

    The parents of a girl struck by a truck in an Omaha, Nebraska, street on Halloween 2011 have sued a home insurance company, among other defendants, seeking compensation for her injuries. The Douglas County Court complaint contends homeowner Hilda Martinez bears some responsibility for the accident, because she allowed guest Frank Alba to lurk at her home in a chain saw massacre murderer costume that included an apron streaked with fake blood, Courthouse News reports.

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