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Student ID Information Exposed

Posted: 09/18/2014 - Burke High School is patching up an information leak. A staff member accidentally sent out an attachment to parents with student phone numbers, addresses and student ID numbers.

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Man Pulled From Missouri River

Posted: 09/18/2014 - Rescue crews pulled a man from the swift current of the Missouri River Thursday night.

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Update: Suspect Admits to Deadly Shooting

Updated: 3:21 PM - Prosecutors say 18-year-old Milton Dortch has admitted to the fatal shooting of Omaha jewelry store owner James Minshall. Dortch will remain held without bond.

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Omaha Man Sentenced For Receiving Child Pornography

Updated: 7:42 AM - United States Attorney Deborah R. Gilg announced that Jeffrey R. Rongish, age 31of Omaha, was sentenced in federal court in Omaha, Nebraska for receiving and distributing child pornography.

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State Patrol Results From Brake Safety Week

Posted: 09/18/2014 - An effort to reduce the number of highway crashes caused by faulty braking systems on commercial vehicles led to the removal of 134 trucks from Nebraska roadways during “Brake Safety Week”, September 7-13.

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Explosive Removed From Metro Home

Posted: 09/18/2014 - The bomb squad was at work Thursday near 186th and West Center Road. They removed a 60mm mortar round from a home there.

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Americans' Net Worth Reaches Record High

Posted: 09/18/2014 - Strong stock market gains and higher home prices boosted Americans' net worth in the April-June period to a record high, a trend that could encourage more spending.

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Operation Warm Heats Up

Posted: 09/18/2014 - For the second year in a row, the Omaha Professional Fire Fighters Association is sponsoring Operation Warm, to provide brand new American-made winter coats to children in need.

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Update: Brother Sentenced For Attack On Sister

Updated: 09/18/2014 - A 21-year-old Lincoln man who police say swung a crowbar at his sister has been sent to jail for a year. Ahmed Tuma was sentenced on Wednesday, pleading no contest to four misdemeanor counts after prosecutors reduced charges, including one alleging a hate crime.

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Poll: Branstad Holds Large Lead In Governor's Race

Posted: 09/18/2014 - Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad appears headed to a sixth term in office, according to a poll released Thursday that shows 60 percent of those asked plan to vote for him.

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Nebraska's Big Apple

Updated: 09/18/2014 - Apple pie, apple sauce, apple cider, apple wine and just plain apples. About 80,000 people are expected to attend this weekend’s annual AppleJack Festival in Nebraska City, transformed into the apple capital of the world.

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Drivers Escape Injury In Crash

Updated: 09/18/2014 - Both drivers escaped injury in a collision at Saddle Creek and Farnam streets in Omaha Wednesday night.

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Thousands in Eyewear Stolen

Updated: 09/17/2014 - Over 60-thousand dollars worth of eyewear stolen from a local sales woman.

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Plane Lands Safely After Alert

Updated: 09/17/2014 - Emergency crews were called to an alert for an incoming aircraft at Eppley Airfield Wednesday evening.

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Seized Necklace Contains Ashes Not Drugs

Updated: 09/17/2014 - Keeping illegal drugs out of school takes an alert staff and resource officer. But the Ralston Superintendent and Police Chief are apologizing for an over-reaction to a student's pendant.

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