Omaha newspaper advances WikiLeaks story with original reporting

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"The consensus was that the Pakistan angle was interesting, but that the civilian casualties thing hadn't been covered as much, and that it might be more interesting to our readers," says World-Herald military reporter Matthew Hansen. "Omaha is a military town, there's a big Air Force base here. There's also a Center for Afghanistan Studies here." || Related from Stephen Engelberg.

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