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  1. VIDEO: Ice Jam On Platte Strands CampersRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | 1110 KFAB

    At least three people have been rescued from flooding caused by an ice jam on the Platte River in western Douglas County, just west of Omaha. Authorities say floodwaters began creeping up on the Two Rivers State Recreation Area about 1:15 a.m. Tuesday.

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  2. Keno Bill Sparks Debate In NebraskaRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | 1110 KFAB

    A Nebraska bill that would eliminate the mandatory waiting time between keno games is again facing opposition in the Legislature. A lobbying group for Nebraska cities argued in favor of the measure during a legislative hearing Monday, while anti-gambling advocates voiced opposition.

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  3. Three Arrests Made In Deadly 24th And P ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | 1110 KFAB

    20-year-old Angell Orgega has been booked for first-degree murder and the use of a gun to commit a felony. 20 year old Hector Serrano and 19 year old Aidee Briceno have been booked for being an accessory to a felony.

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  4. Fiight Ends Prayer GatheringRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 1110 KFAB

    A demonstration honoring three Omaha shooting victims killed when gunmen opened fire on a party this weekend had to be cut short when a fight started.

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  5. Three Dead, Five Injured In Gang Related ShootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | 1110 KFAB

    Two women and one man were killed and five people wounded in a shooting Saturday morning near North 34th and Parker streets in Omaha. Police called to the scene at 1:44 a.m. say three victims were taken to Nebraska Medicine by ambulance.

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  6. Man Dies After Shooting In Northwest OmahaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | 1110 KFAB

    Police say a suspect is in custody for the deadly shooting of a man near North 99th and Maple streets in Omaha Thursday morning.

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  7. Man Who Forced Emergency Landing In Omaha Pleads GuiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | 1110 KFAB

    A passenger who tried to open an airplane door and caused it to divert to Omaha has pleaded guilty for his interaction with a flight attendant. 24-year-old Joshua Suggs, of Chicago, pleaded guilty Wednesday to assaulting, intimidating or interfering with a flight crew member.

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  8. Measles Case Reported In Douglas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | 1110 KFAB

    The Douglas County Health Department says an individual who recently spent time in Omaha and Blair has been diagnosed with a confirmed case of measles. The individual was at several locations in the past week when they could have infected people who are not immune to measles through either vaccination or history of illness.

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  9. Boosting RN Numbers In NebraskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | 1110 KFAB

    The University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing is offering a new program to help boost the number of registered nurses in the state. The nursing school says it will provide early, guaranteed admission in the RN to BSN program for qualified students enrolled in associate degree nursing programs at the ix community colleges in the state.

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  10. I Didn't Torch My Place: Omaha BusinessmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | 1110 KFAB

    A federal trial has begun for an Omaha businessman accused of paying someone to set fire to his manufacturing plant near Fort Calhoun in eastern Nebraska. Prosecutors say Thomas Schropp was in financial trouble and hoped to gain around $4 million in insurance proceeds for the destruction of his PK Manufacturing plant.

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  11. One Year Later: International Nutrition Building CollapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | 1110 KFAB

    It was a tragedy that shocked the city. Today marks one year since the collapse of the International Nutrition building in Omaha.

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  12. ABC News Correspondent To Be Honored In OmahaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | 1110 KFAB

    Amy Robach , an ABC News correspondent , will be honored at the Ambassador of Hope Gala on March 21 at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha. In October 2013, Robach received life-altering news when, after agreeing to do her first mammogram on the air to honor breast cancer awareness month, she was diagnosed with the disease.

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  13. Omaha Honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | 1110 KFAB

    Several events are being held across Omaha on Monday to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. One of them was in north Omaha Monday morning.

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  14. Woman Killed In Deadly Omaha CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | 1110 KFAB

    A one car crash early Sunday morning near 42nd and Lake killed a woman and injured the driver and second passenger. Omaha Police say around 4:20 a.m. a Jeep Cherokee was eastbound on Lake at a high rate of speed when the driver lost control and hit a wood utility pole.

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  15. Cause Of Metz Mansion Fire DeterminedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | 1110 KFAB

    Omaha fire investigators have determined what sparked Tuesday's fire inside the three story Metz Mansion near 36th and Dewey. Battalion Chief Tim McCaw tells Newsradio 1110 KFAB a space heater left unattended in a void space ignited some nearby materials.

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  16. Firefighters Return To Omaha MansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | 1110 KFAB

    Omaha firefighters on Friday morning were called back to a three story house that was heavily damaged by fire on Tuesday. The fire rekindled on the upper floor of the Metz Mansion near 36th and Dewey.

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  17. Store Robbed, Clerk AssaultedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | 1110 KFAB

    Omaha police are looking for two armed men who robbed the Cricket store at Saddle Creek and Chicago Street just before 2:00 Thursday afternoon. Lt. Mark Desler tells Newsradio 1110 KFAB two men armed with semi automatic handguns walked in and demanded money from the cash registers.

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  18. Proposal Would Allow Nebraska Bars To Stay Open 24-7Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | 1110 KFAB

    Nebraska bars could remain open 24 hours a day under a new bill in the Legislature. Senator Tyson Larson's bill would strike the mandatory closing times from state law.

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  19. Chi Health Lays Off 156 Workers Across Nebraska, IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | 1110 KFAB

    CHI Health has laid off 156 workers across Nebraska and southwestern Iowa about 1 percent of its workforce in the area. CHI Health CEO Cliff Robertson says Catholic Health Initiatives, that nationwide system that includes CHI Health, last year asked its regional networks for cutbacks.

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  20. Large Labor Pool In OmahaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | 1110 KFAB

    Results from a new survey conducted by the Nebraska Departments of Economic Development and Labor shows there are more than 300,000 job seekers in the The report shows that while most of the potential job seekers were currently employed, about one-third was actively looking for a new one. Most of those looking for a new job had been in their current position for five years.

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