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  1. Stothert: City Is Bigger And Stronger Than EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 1110 KFAB

    Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert talked about the City's progress and challenges during her annual State of the City address Wednesday afternoon. Stothert noted that in the past year, Omaha has been named repeatedly at the top of lists ranking the best cities for quality of life, business, affordability, opportunities for young people, and other categories.

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  2. Man Involved In Pursuit, Crash IdentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 1110 KFAB

    The Douglas County Sheriff's Department has identified the man who was behind the wheel of a stolen truck that fled from authorities Wednesday morning. 41 year old Michael Gregg of Council Bluffs is facing several charges folloiwng the morning rush hour crash near 132nd and West Dodge Road.

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  3. Pursuit Comes To Crashing Halt On ExpresswayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 1110 KFAB

    It was a wild scene in west Omaha Wednesday morning as a man in a stolen truck led law officers on a high speed pursuit. Douglas County Sheriff's Captain Eric Sellers says around 8:30 a.m. deputies spotted the stolen truck from Omaha near 204th and Pacific.

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  4. LATEST: Man Shot By Omaha Officer Had No GunRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 1110 KFAB

    The Omaha Police Department says a robbery suspect who died after being shot by an officer did not have a weapon. Police said Tuesday that 39-year-old Danny Elrod died at Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha.

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  5. Computer Geek: I Don't Have To Pay TaxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 1110 KFAB

    A former Omaha computer engineer who said he hasn't filed federal individual income tax returns since 2000 has been convicted of three counts of tax evasion. A federal jury took just an hour Tuesday to find 59-year-old Chet West guilty.

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  6. Omaha Man Pleads Guilty To ManslaugherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 1110 KFAB

    Police say Gomez pushed and struck Mary McAndrews on Sept. 18 after she confronted him about rent he owed her and items that had been taken from her house.

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  7. Omaha Man Sentenced In Vehicular Homicide CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | 1110 KFAB

    A 24-year-old Omaha man has sentenced to 8-10 years in prison for colliding with a motorcycle while driving drunk and in the wrong direction on an Omaha interstate. On Tuesday a judge sentenced Victor Perez to eight to 10 years in prison.

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  8. Unicam Mulls Mandatory Seat Belts In School BusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | 1110 KFAB

    A bill to phase in mandatory seat belts on Nebraska school buses is now in the hands of a legislative committee. The bill by Sen. Robert Hilkemann of Omaha would require public school buses purchased after Jan. 1 to come equipped with lap-shoulder belts.

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  9. OFD Resumes Trauma Transports To CHI CreightonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | 1110 KFAB

    Omaha's Fire Chief says they have resumed transporting seriously injured patients to CHI Creighton University Medical Center. Last month the state of Nebraska yanked the Level One Trauma designation after an inspection.

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  10. Man Shot By Bellevue PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | 1110 KFAB

    A Bellevue man was shot by police Saturday night after police say he pointed a gun at officers. The officers were investigating a domestic violence call involving an armed and intoxicated suspect.

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  11. Second Arrest Made In Omaha MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | 1110 KFAB

    Omaha police say a second person has been made in the shooting death of Ray Patterson. 26 year old Anthony Hollins has been booked for first degree murder, use of a weapon to commit a felony and prohibited person in possession of a firearm.

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  12. Judge: Nebraska Not Liable In Boy's Murder By MotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | 1110 KFAB

    A judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed against the state by the estate of an Omaha boy strangled by his mother. Angela Manns admitted strangling her 12-year-old son, Michael Belitz, while he slept on Aug. 11, 2009.

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  13. OSHA Sends Letter To COPS ProducersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | 1110 KFAB

    OSHA has sent a letter to the producers of the TV show COPS following the deadly shooting of a sound technician at an Omaha fast food restaurant last August. No citations or penalties have been issued against Langley Productions, but the letter includes a list of recommendations designed to prevent another tragedy.

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  14. Convicted Killer Due In Court TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | 1110 KFAB

    A judge ordered Jenkins to be brought back to Omaha from the Department of Corrections in Lincoln for Tuesday's hearing.

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  15. Man Sought For Injuring MomRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | 1110 KFAB

    Police say they received a tip that 32-year-old Anthony Flud, who was wanted on an outstanding warrant, was at a home near 50th and Aspen around 2:00. Flud was inside an SUV in the driveway talking to his mother through the window when police approached.

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  16. Head Of Omaha CVB Takes New JobRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | 1110 KFAB

    The executive director of the Omaha Convention and Visitors Bureau is leaving to take a similar job in Overland Park, Kansas "It is very difficult to leave Omaha. It has been a privilege to be part of Omaha's development as a tourism and convention destination" Markel said.

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  17. United To Outsource Eppley JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | 1110 KFAB

    Airline spokesman Luke Punzenberger said Thursday that the decision was a difficult one for United executives, who have been discussing the possibility of layoffs with the International Association of Machinists Aerospace Workers. .'' The Eppley baggage handlers and customer service workers were notified Thursday.

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  18. Bail Set For Man Charged In Omaha Triple MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | 1110 KFAB

    A judge has set bail for a 21-year-old man charged in connection with a triple homicide at a house party in Omaha last month. Trenelle Miller is charged with possession of a gun by a prohibited person.

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  19. Man Convicted Of Hate Crime In 2013 Old Market AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | 1110 KFAB

    A Missouri man has been convicted of a hate crime in connection to the October 2013 assault of a Marine in downtown Omaha. The jury on Thursday found 36-year-old Gregory Duncan guilty of third-degree assault for punching Ryan Lanenegger in the face after he and his friends used derogatory names regarding Lanenegger's sexual orientation.

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  20. Nebraska LGBT Discrimination Bill Will Move To LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | 1110 KFAB

    A bill to ban workplace discrimination against gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered Nebraskans will move to the full Legislature as initially planned. Senator Bob Krist of Omaha said Thursday that he will not try to pull the measure back into its committee, but will revisit his concerns when it's debated on the floor. 24 comments

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