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  1. Girls State Basketball First Round ResultsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    One of the first games at the girls state tournament in Lincoln featured a rematch. Omaha gross catholic and Elkhorn south part three lived up to the hype.

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  2. Emergency Stay Puts Same-Sex Marriage On HoldRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Gay couples in Nebraska will not be able to get married this upcoming Monday. The 8th Circuit Court of Appeals has granted an "emergency stay" as requested by Nebraska's Attorney General.

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  3. Deceased K-9 Didn't Just Sniff Out DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    When you're with her, it's easy to see she doesn't know a stranger. However, by her side, an important piece of that is missing.

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  4. Man Fatally Shot By Police ID'd As Omaha Sex OffenderRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Thursday afternoon, law enforcement announced that a man killed in an officer-involved shooting was a sex offender from Omaha. Lancaster County Sheriff Terry Wagner says officers were attempting to serve a Felony Warrant for 2nd Degree Assault, when the suspect, 34-year-old Tyson Hubbard was leaving a motel.

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  5. Suspect Named In Southwest Omaha BurglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Police have named one suspect in a streak of burglaries along a Southwest Omaha neighborhood. The new development follows our 'Burglaries & Break-ins' report Wednesday.

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  6. Shooting Victim Upgraded to Fair ConditionRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    WOWT 6 News continues to check for updates on a man shot at an Omaha retirement community residence Thursday morning. Twenty-four-year-old Marvin Fisher is in fair condition at CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center.

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  7. Nickelback Performance Tonight In Omaha PostponedRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Due to a family emergency, Nickelback will not be able to perform tonight, March 5th, at CenturyLink Center in Omaha, NE. The band regrets having to postpone the show however, the date will be rescheduled.

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  8. Blood-Alcohol Content Of Man Shot By Police ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    WOWT 6 News has been in contact with county attorney Don Kleine, who confirms that the man shot and killed by Omaha police has intoxicated at the time of the shooting. Daniel Elrod was shot and killed by police after allegedly robbing a Family Dollar last week.

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  9. Charges Pending Against Driver After CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Police say 34-year-old Christopher Talbert of Omaha was heading eastbound on Laurel Avenue when he hit a parked pickup near North 36th Street just after 8 p.m. The impact sent the truck into a parked car. Talbert, who was not wearing a seat belt, suffered a minor head injury.

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  10. Man Wounded In Retirement Home ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Police are searching for a suspect after a man was critically wounded in a shooting at an Omaha retirement community Thursday morning. The 24-year-old victim said he was staying with his grandmother, watching a movie at the residence near North 60th Avenue and Jaynes Street when a suspect walked up to a window just past midnight and fired five shots.

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  11. Murder Victim's Families Look To End Death Penalty, Others DisagreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Wednesday murder victims' families gathered in Lincoln to send a message to Nebraska lawmakers. They showed up to support a bill that would repeal the death penalty.

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  12. Payton Benson's Mom Sues City, Two OfficersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Her daughter's death shocked the community, now Tabatha Manning, the mother of 5-year-old Payton Benson, is suing the City of Omaha and two police officers. Manning says the officers planted drugs on her.

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  13. Five Homes Burglarized In A Southwest Omaha NeighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Police are looking for tips on five burglaries that happened in the Baywood neighborhood near 175th Avenue and F Street . The homes all on the same side of the street, right next door to one another.

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  14. Blue Cross & Blue Shield Exec Picked As NE Health Network CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Wednesday the Nebraska Health Network announced it has picked Lee Handke as CEO of the organization. The organization said the pick is fitting because it continues to focus on the transformation of the health care landscape in Omaha.

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  15. Murder Suspects Headed To TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Two suspects in the murder of a south Omaha man appeared in court on Wednesday and will be headed to trial. Ary Soto and Angell Ortega were both denied bond in court, the judge also found probable cause for the case to go to trial.

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  16. "Wine, Women, & Shoes" Event To Support Children's HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Children's Hospital & Medical Center will host the third annual Wine Women & Shoes fundraising event at Champions Run in Omaha on Friday, April 17, 2015. It's a night of fashion and compassion, giving and glamour, for the Omaha metro.

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  17. Woman Files Lawsuit Againt Police Officers, City of OmahaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    The mother of a 5-year-old girl killed last year by a stray bullet is suing two Omaha police officers and the city, accusing the officers of planting drugs in an effort to frame her. Tabatha Manning filed the lawsuit Monday in Douglas County District Court.

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  18. Second Wave Of Flu Hits The MetroRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Flu season is winding down nationwide, but don't let your guard down just yet, doctors are seeing a second wave of Influenza here in the Metro. Dr. Robert Beer in West Omaha has seen cases of Influenza B within the last week.

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  19. North Omaha Pizza Shop Robbed, Related to Dundee RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    A north Omaha pizza shop was robbed Tuesday afternoon and police tell WOWT 6 News they think the incident is related to a robbery at a Dundee gas station earlier in the day. Two men came into the Pizza Hut near 60th & Ames around 1:15 p.m. Tuesday.

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  20. Sex Trafficking In Omaha, Survivor Shares Her StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    At just 15 years-old Ciara Johnson became a part of the sex trafficking business in Omaha. She is now 20, but not a day goes by that she doesn't think back to those days.

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