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  1. Passenger accuses Uber driver of harassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    A woman claims to have had a disturbing experience after her Uber driver dropped her off at home during the Groundhog Day Blizzard. WOWT 6 News has learned the woman filed a protection order against the driver.

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  2. Omaha firefighters pull three men from burning homeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Crews pulled three men from the burning home. One man was hospitalized for smoke inhalation; two others were evaluated by medics at the scene.

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  3. Omaha students secure spot in National Finals in National Science BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Some bright students who know a thing or two about biology, chemistry, physics, and other science disciplines, are on their way to the top. A team of students from Davis Middle School in Omaha won a regional qualifying competition in the 2016 National Science Bowl this past weekend.

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  4. Jones, Central Honored by NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    That's then. Now, he's adding one more item to the trophy case; a golden football.

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  5. Armed intruder shoots at Omaha coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Larry Helm Sr., 64, and Shannel Helm, 44, both tell WOWT 6 News that they were asleep when they heard noise on the first floor of the apartment. "We heard a disturbance downstairs.

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  6. Family, friends mourn Sarah Root's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    It's been a tough week for those closest to Sarah Root. Family told WOWT 6 News the 21-year-old was full of life and ready to take on the world when her life was taken too soon.

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  7. Role models needed for at-risk boys in OmahaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    During his sermon Sunday morning at Salem Baptist Church, Pastor Selwyn Q. Bachus urged the men of his congregation to step forward and serve as role models to at-risk boys. If our young black men are not successful, our entire community is not successful," said Bachus.

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  8. South Dakota Defeats UNO 70-55Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    USD pulled away from UNO for a 70-55 Summit League victory. The Mavericks are now 11-12 overall and 4-7 in Summit League play.

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  9. Homeowners Get Shock On Major ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    An Omaha couple put a lot of trust and money into a contractor's workmanship. But not long after the checks are cashed they get a shock.

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  10. Mavs Fall at Home to DenverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    The Omaha men's basketball team rallied from a 16-point deficit but its comeback fell just short Saturday afternoon, as the Mavericks suffered a 75-72 loss to Denver at Baxter Arena. UNO is now 15-10 , while the Pioneers improve to 13-11 .

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  11. Huff Leads Jays Past Blue DemonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Cole Huff scored 18 points in the final 5:14 of the first half and a season-high 28 overall to lead Creighton to an 88-66 win over DePaul on Saturday afternoon before 17,139 fans at CenturyLink Center Omaha. Creighton improved to 15-9 on the year and upped its BIG EAST record to 6-5.

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  12. Basketball on wheels - the competition heats upRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    It's hosted by the Red Dawgs of Omaha and provides a great opportunity for players to take to the hardwood who otherwise may not be able to do so.

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  13. It's fish fry timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    It's not quite Lent yet, still Holy Name Church got an early jump with its Friday fish fry, calling itself the largest restaurant in Omaha that's open seven weeks a year. They will have a fish fry every Friday during Lent except for Good Friday.

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  14. Bargain prices and a game of chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    A temporary store advertising low prices has rolled into town, but it's not just bargains that are attracting customers. A game of chance has some paying a lot money trying to win big.

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  15. Girls Youth Hockey Growing In OmahaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Youth hockey has long been a staple in the metro, but the Omaha Hockey Club's girls division is growing. The organization is up to five teams for the first time ever with kids 18 and under competing.

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  16. Son Questions Colorado Crash InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    A Council Bluffs, Iowa lawyer has serious questions about an accident investigation in Colorado. It blames his father who died after his van collided with an unmarked police vehicle carrying two undercover officers.

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  17. Girl Scout cookies on sale FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    There's a good chance someone will be knocking on your door soon. On the other side: A bright, smiling, young girl selling cookies.

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  18. Determined fire guts southwest Omaha homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    A fire that damaged a southwest Omaha home Wednesday night finished the job Thursday morning. It rekindled and caused extensive damage to the property near 162nd and Harrison.

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  19. Metro residents frustrated over Snow Emergency parking ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    The Snow Emergency has been lifted in Omaha which means the odd/even parking rules east of 72nd are over but people in one neighborhood are still riled up. They tell WOWT 6 News that the city's plan does not quite work for their streets.

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  20. New $2.5 M gun training facility for law enforcement planned for Northwest OmahaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    It's a joint project with the FBI and the FBI would split the cost in exchange for access to the facility. The project still needs approval from the City Council AND The City Planning Department but plans are already in the works.

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