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  1. Family Feud Auditions Coming To OmahaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 1110 KFAB

    The classic game show "Family Feud" is coming to the Omaha metro in its search to find the best families to compete on the show hosted by Steve Harvey. Auditions are scheduled for Saturday and Sunday October 25th and 26th.

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  2. Sister Of Nikko Jenkins Found Guilty Of RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | 1110 KFAB

    A jury returned the verdict Monday for 24-year-old Erica Jenkins on two counts of robbery. They could not reach a verdict on a charge of criminal conspiracy to commit robbery.

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  3. Teen Hospitalized After School FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | 1110 KFAB

    Bluffs Police say the fight happened in the commons area of Abraham Lincoln High School around 7:45 Thursday morning. During the altercation, 17 year old Dakota Escritt struck his head on the tiled floor and was unconscious.

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  4. Chicago Facility Fire Affects Some Omaha FlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | 1110 KFAB

    Nearly 20 Omaha flights into or out of Chicago airports have been canceled because of a fire at an air traffic control facility in a Chicago suburb. Omaha Airport Authority officials urged travelers to check with their airlines or go online at FLYOMA.COM to see whether their flights have been affected.

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  5. Man Recovering After Friday AM ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | 1110 KFAB

    Police were called to South 32nd and R streets in Omaha where the victim was knocking on doors seeking help just after 2 a.m.

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  6. Motorcycle Fatal IdentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | 1110 KFAB

    Authorities have released the name of a Council Bluffs motorcyclist who died after a collision with a truck in Omaha.

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  7. 16-Year-Old Gunned Down After Leaving School BusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | 1110 KFAB

    Omaha police say a 16-year-old boy was fatally shot minutes after he got off of his school bus. Burke High School junior Johntavious Swift was shot Wednesday on his way home from school.

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  8. Another Homeowner Turns Back InvasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | 1110 KFAB

    A homeowner lashed out at an intruder when someone tried to break into their house in Omaha early Wednesday morning. Around 3 a.m., a suspect tried to break the door down at a home near 44th and Pinckney.

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  9. Dr. Rick Sacra Gets A Taste Of OmahaRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | 1110 KFAB

    The Nebraska Medical Center says Dr. Rick Sacra received a steak dinner Tuesday night along with his wife and son. Gene Dunn, the owner of Gorat's Steak House, offered the meals through one of Sacra's physicians.

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  10. Omaha Fund Awards $2.1 Million To K-12 StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | 1110 KFAB

    A Nebraska organization that gives out financial aid for K-12 students says increased donations have led to more students receiving scholarships. The Children's Scholarship Fund of Omaha awarded $2.1 million in scholarships this school year, which is up about $300,000 from last year.

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  11. NRC: Ft. Calhoun Inspection ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | 1110 KFAB

    Nuclear regulators plan to offer the public an update on the performance of a Nebraska nuclear plant since it restarted last year after a prolonged outage. The federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission plans to discuss a recent inspection of the Fort Calhoun nuclear plant in Omaha on Thursday evening.

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  12. Spaghetti Feed Falls Short Of GoalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | 1110 KFAB

    Sunday's event as organized by an Omaha nonprofit, We Are the Power of O.NE. Its goal was to serve 20,000 spaghetti dinners in four hours at the Omaha Public Schools' seven high schools and several other spots in the area, including across the Missouri River at Lewis Central High School in Council Bluffs.

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  13. Omaha Native Named Archbishop Of ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | 1110 KFAB

    Bishop Blase Cupich, a moderate who has called for civility in the culture wars and has embraced Pope Francis' focus on fighting poverty, will be named the next archbishop of Chicago, The Associated Press has learned. According to a person with knowledge of the selection, who spoke to the AP on the condition of anonymity because the person wasn't authorized to speak publicly, Cupich, an Omaha native, will succeed Cardinal Francis George.

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  14. Mother Of Robbery Suspect Apologizes To Victim's FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | 1110 KFAB

    Prosecutors say he admitted to the deadly shooting of Omaha jewelry store owner Jim Minshall on Wednesday near 72nd and Jones. Dortch will remain held without bond. 1 comment

  15. Power Outage In South OmahaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | 1110 KFAB

    OPPD officials say a couple of circuits are locked out, causing power outages for more than 2,000 customers in south Omaha. The circuits locked out at 9:17 Friday morning.

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  16. Projection: City Will Have $6M Extra By Year's EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | 1110 KFAB

    Officials say the city of Omaha will have about $6.1 million more than originally projected by the year's end due in part to an increase in sales tax revenue. The sales tax revenue is expected to be $2 million over budget and motor vehicle taxes are up $1 million.

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  17. 6 Years In Prison For Child PornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | 1110 KFAB

    U.S. Attorney Deborah R. Gilg said in a news release Thursday that 31-year-old Jeffrey Rongish was given a 78-month term. He will be under supervised release when he completes his sentence, and will be required to register as a sex offender.

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  18. Stalemate Continues Between BCBS/CHIRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | 1110 KFAB

    A major Nebraska health insurer remains unable to come to terms with one of the state's biggest medical networks, so thousands of people are either facing significantly higher costs or changing doctors. No talks have been held since the contract between Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska and Catholic Health Initiatives expired September 1st.

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  19. Storm Chasers Celebrate Second Straight TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | 1110 KFAB

    The Omaha Storm Chasers defeated the Pawtucket Red Sox 4-2 Tuesday night in Charlotte, North Carolina to capture their second straight Triple-A National Championship, and third Triple-A Championship overall. It is the first back-to-back Triple-A Championships in franchise history.

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  20. Tribute To 'COPS' Tech This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | 1110 KFAB

    The crew member with the TV show "COPS" who was killed in an Omaha last month when police opened fire on a robbery suspect will be remembered in a special episode of the show this weekend. Langley Productions said Monday audio technician Bryce Dion's work will be featured in an hour-long episode of "COPS" on Spike TV Saturday at 7 p.m. Central.

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