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EXCLUSIVE: Omaha family wakes up to shooting

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - An Omaha family is awakened by the sound of bullets whizzing by their heads. Nobody is hurt but it’s a close call that has them asking why. Staying up late to play video games 10-year-old Alex Moreno heard real-life bullets pierce his bedroom. “Right here...
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Rally at County City Building protests Supreme Court ruling

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) -The decision to overturn Roe vs. Wade came down by the Supreme Court Friday morning, and those in opposition hit the streets in Lincoln making sure their voices were heard. The rally drew hundreds of people in Lincoln Friday evening. Honking, signs, clapping and yelling filled the...
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Omaha church gives away 200 gas cards this weekend

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - Pain at the pump is no joke but if you can wake up early Saturday free gas can be yours. The Salem Baptist Church is stepping in to give you a much-needed break. Saturday at 9 a.m. they’re giving away 200 $25 gas cards to QuikTrip...
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Inmate missing from community correctional facility

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - Authorities have been notified about an inmate missing from the Community Corrections Center – Omaha. Tyler Williams left the facility Friday morning. He removed the electronic monitoring device he was wearing. It was recovered by facility staff near N 20th and Locust in Omaha. Williams...
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Hundreds in Omaha protest Supreme Court abortion ruling

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - Hundreds and hundreds of protesters descending on Memorial Park are not happy about the historic decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down Roe v. Wade. Earlier before the drizzle and then a light rain fell 6 News counted 500 people along Dodge Street by...
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Nebraska lands legacy recruit, Elkhorn South edge Noonan

(Lincoln) -- Nebraska football picked up a commitment from legacy recruit Maverick Noonan on Friday evening. The Elkhorn South defensive lineman is the son of a former Husker Danny Noonan and is ranked as the No. 4 player in Nebraska for the Class of 2023. The 6-foot-4, 225-pound Noonan is...
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Nebraska Corrections looking for missing Omaha inmate

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - An inmate from a corrections center in Omaha has gone missing. According to the Nebraska Department of Corrections, Tyler Williams, 30, left the Omaha Community Corrections Center Friday morning. Williams allegedly removed an electronic monitoring device he was wearing. It was found by facility staff near...
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Crews respond to trash, tire fire near Omaha intersection

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - Some of you may have noticed a big plume of smoke over North Omaha Friday evening. Omaha Fire crews were on the scene telling 6 News a pile of trash and tires ignited a little before 6 p.m. down a hill from the intersection of 14th & Ohio.
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Nebraska lands 2023 commitment from key in-state Edge prospect

Nebraska is looking to put in some great work on the in-state recruiting trail for 2023, and the Huskers landed another key commitment on Friday. This time, the pledge came from Maverick Noon, a 6-foot-4 and 225 lb. Edge prospect out of Elkhorn South High School in Omaha. Noonan had drawn a host of Power 5 offers from across the country, including from Michigan State, Iowa and Minnesota from the B1G.
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Men's College World Series roundtable: Players to watch, who wins and more

The Men's College World Series final series is finally here. The Oklahoma Sooners enter the three-game series after rolling through three games undefeated in Omaha, Nebraska, while the Ole Miss Rebels used a dominant pitching performance to advance to Saturday. The Sooners last won the MCWS in 1994, and Ole...
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Roe v. Wade overturned: Nebraskans making their voices heard

OMAHA, Neb. — With the U.S. Supreme Court overturning its own 49-year precedent in Roe v. Wade, people and politicians on both sides of the divisive issue are making their voices heard. Nebraska lawmakers have shared their opinions, including candidates in Nebraska’s upcoming special election, Mike Flood and Patty...
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Nebraska not changing gas tax in 2022

6 News exclusive DC bureau caught up with Nebraska Congressman Don Bacon and his first thoughts on today's Supreme Court decision. 6 is On Your Side with reactions from top activists from across Nebraska. Roe decision opens door on gay marriage, contraception. Updated: 2 hours ago. Could overturning roe v...
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Defensive Lineman Maverick Noonan Commits To Nebraska!

Nebraska picked up an in-state legacy commit today as Elkhorn South’s Maverick Noonan chose Nebraska over a host of other schools not nearly as worth of his talents. 247 lists him as the fourth best player in Nebraska, 48th best edge rusher, and 574th player nationally. He is listed at 6-4, 225 pounds.
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Texas Longhorns slugger Ivan Melendez wins Golden Spikes Award

OMAHA, Neb. -- Texas infielder Ivan Melendez was named the 2022 Golden Spikes Award winner Friday as the top amateur baseball player in the U.S. Melendez, a 22-year-old redshirt junior, helped the Longhorns reach the Men's College World Series, where they were eliminated with losses to Notre Dame and Texas A&M. He led Texas with a .387 average and topped the nation with 32 homers and 94 RBIs.
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Motorcyclist dies after crash along I-80

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - Westbound lanes on I-80 were backed up for a while Thursday evening for a crash involving a motorcycle. It’s reported the crash happened just before 6:45 p.m. in the westbound lanes near the 108th Street overpass by mile marker 446.2. The release states a motorcycle...
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