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

    14 hrs ago | 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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  2. Arbitrator Rules In Favor Of Omaha Fire UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 1110 KFAB

    On Monday an arbitrator issued a ruling in the long-running battle between the Omaha Firefighters' Union and the City of Omaha. A third-party neutral arbitrator found in favor of the union's position.

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  3. Omaha Gets $15 Million Federal Grant For Bus LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 1110 KFAB

    A nearly $15 million federal grant will help Omaha develop a new rapid bus service linking Westroads Mall with downtown and major employers in midtown. "When you have one in five people who don't have a car along this corridor, who are looking for work or are making sure they have reliable transportation, this rapid bus line is going to be a great option for them," he said.

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  4. 1 Dead, 1 Injured In SUV/Tow Truck CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | 1110 KFAB

    Omaha police say alcohol was likely a factor in the crash that happened near 13th and Center streets shortly before midnight. Police say 48-year-old Eric Hallett was driving north on 13th Street when he crossed the center line.

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  5. Intertribal Powwow Today In OmahaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | 1110 KFAB

    The culture of several regional Native American tribes will be celebrated this weekend at the annual Fort Omaha Intertribal Powwow in Omaha. The powwow will feature traditional dance, music, artistry, oral history and foods of various tribes across Nebraska and the surrounding region, including Northern Ponca, Omaha, Santee Sioux and Winnebago.

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  6. Omaha's Ebola Patient Regaining AppetiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | 1110 KFAB

    Officials at the Nebraska Medical Center where an American aid worker infected with Ebola is being treated say the patient is getting his appetite back. Doctor Rick Sacra was flown to the Omaha hospital on September 5th for treatment in the hospital's specialized 10-bed isolation unit.

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  7. Nebraska Supreme Court Disbars Ex-state SenatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | 1110 KFAB

    The Nebraska Supreme Court has disbarred former Omaha state Sen. Brenda Council for using campaign money to gamble at casinos, despite a court-appointed referee's opinion that she should have kept her law license. A court-appointed referee had recommended late last year that Council receive a one-year license suspension plus two years of probation, noting that she had shown remorse, sought help for a gambling addiction and repaid the campaign funds. 1 comment

  8. Wife Of Ebola Patient Amazed At ProgressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | 1110 KFAB

    The wife of the Ebola patient being treated at the Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha says her husband is steadily improving. At a news conference Thursday afternoon, Debbie Sacra said, "We've been cared for on every level by physicians, nurses and administrators," and says "Nebraska really should be proud."

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  9. Kleine: No Charges In Burglary-ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | 1110 KFAB

    No charges will be filed against an Omaha resident man who police say fatally shot a man who was trying to break into the resident's home. Police say officers who were called to the home found 48-year-old Darrell Miller on a porch with two gunshot wounds.

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  10. 2016 Olympic Swim Trial Dates Set For OmahaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | 1110 KFAB

    USA Swimming and the Omaha Sports Commission announced Wednesday the dates for the event at the CenturyLink Center. The eight-day competition will be the only qualifier for the U.S. pool swimmers for the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro.

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  11. Homeowner Not Charged In Deadly ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | 1110 KFAB

    Douglas County Attorney Don Kleine has ruled that an Omaha homeowner will not be charged in the Monday morning shooting of an intruder . 48-year-old Darrell W. Miller was shot and killed just after 9 a.m., when he allegedly kicked in the door of a home near 72nd and Sorensen Parkway.

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  12. Intruder Shot By Homeowner DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | 1110 KFAB

    Omaha Police say a man who was shot after entering a house Monday morning has died. It happened inside a house north of 72nd and Sorensen Parkway just after 9:00 a.m. Police identify the man as 48 year old Darrell Miller.

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  13. Ebola Patient Eating, Listening To MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | 1110 KFAB

    The wife of Ebola patient Dr. Rick Sacra says her husband has been able to eat and is listening to music after spending another night undergoing treatment inside the Biocontainment Unit at The Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. "He had some breakfast this morning, which is a change," said Sacra.

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  14. Man Extremely Critical After Being Shot In HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | 1110 KFAB

    Omaha police Captain Shayna Ray tells Newsradio 1110 KFAB, the homeowner heard the doorbell ring just after 9 a.m., and when he went to answer the door, a man was in his house and the homeowner shot him.

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  15. Bellevue Burst Pipe Slows Morning CommuteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | 1110 KFAB

    MUD crews are working on a water main break that is bound to slow down those who commute from Bellevue to downtown Omaha. A pipe burst under the road near Fort Crook and Childs roads about 2:30am.

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  16. Driver Flips Car; Cited For DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | 1110 KFAB

    Police tell WOWT 6 News that a woman in Midtown Omaha flipped her car late Sunday night. The accident happened near 54th and Dodge.

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  17. Sacra Getting 'Research Drug' For EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | 1110 KFAB

    Rick Sacra, the third American to receive treatment the deadly Ebola virus in the U.S., is reportedly showing improvement since arriving in Omaha from West Africa last week. But doctors treating him at the Nebraska Medical Center say he's not out of the woods just yet... warning his condition could take another drastic change for the worst.

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  18. DOCTORS: Ebola Patient In Stable ConditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | 1110 KFAB

    Medical professionals overseeing an Omaha isolation unit say a doctor who became infected with Ebola while working in Liberia is sick, but is in stable condition. Dr. Mark Rupp, chief of infectious diseases division at the Nebraska Medical Center, said at a news conference that the isolation unit where Dr. Rick Sacra is being treated was built to treat highly infectious and deadly diseases.

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  19. Nebraska High Court Rejects Horse Racing MeasureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | 1110 KFAB

    The Nebraska Supreme Court has barred from the November ballot a measure that would have allowed electronic betting on previously run horse races. The court said in its ruling issued Friday that the measure violated the state's constitutional provision against asking voters to cast one vote on two unrelated issues.

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  20. Ebola Patient Lands In OmahaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | 1110 KFAB

    Doctors at the Nebraska Medical Center say they're ready to treat a missionary who was infected with Ebola while serving in Liberia. A special isolation unit at the Nebraska Medical Center is one of four nationwide, and it is the largest with 10 beds.

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