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ACLU Report: Police Profiling in Nebraska is Disproportionate

Updated: 08/26/2014 - The ACLU of Nebraska on Tuesday released a third and final report on Nebraska law enforcement practices. It claims the police profiling during traffic stops are disproportionately and negatively affecting communities of color.

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United Way of the Midlands Hosts Campaign Kick Off Event

Posted: 08/26/2014 - The United Way of the Midlands held its fundraising campaign kickoff event Tuesday August 26 in the Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center on the campus of the University of Nebraska-Omaha.

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Career Criminal Get Long Prison Term

Posted: 08/26/2014 - Man with 13 felonies on his criminal record is sentenced to 10 years in the Nebraska Department of Corrections because of his 14th.

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Expect More Rounds Of Storms

Posted: 08/26/2014 - Heavy rain and thunder pounded the metro overnight and more soaking rain will resume Tuesday afternoon and evening.

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Overnight Storms Lead To Power Outages

Updated: 08/26/2014 - More than 1,500 OPPD customers in eastern Nebraska were left in the dark after storms rolled through the area early Tuesday morning.

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Woman Fights to Continue Protection Order For Daughters

Posted: 08/25/2014 - Sherri Wright-Harris is fighting to keep a protection order for her two daughters on the books in Sarpy County. "The betrayal was colossal, the heartache was devastating," said Wright-Harris. She's talking about her minister of 25 years, Clifton Wells, 61.

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Iowa Student Reports Sexual Assault

Updated: 08/25/2014 - A University of Iowa student says she was sexually assaulted in a residence hall just a few days before the start of the fall semester.

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Guess Who is Coming to Dinner?

Posted: 08/25/2014 - WOWT 6 News was welcomed to a special dinner Monday night, where one of four teachers from Omaha’s sister city Shizuoka, Japan enjoyed an all-American meal.

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Crash Leads to Hit-and-Run Lesson

Updated: 08/25/2014 - A hit-and-run driver caused a three-car pile-up in the middle of last Friday’s downpour. The victims are paying a price that could have been avoided.

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App Helps Keep an Eye on Your Pet

Updated: 08/25/2014 - Pets can become part of the family and losing one that runs away can be heartbreaking. Now there’s an app for that.

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Healthier Eating on the Run

Updated: 08/25/2014 - We've all been there - in the rush, with the kids in the car, you run into a local convenience store to grab something quick. But now that option can be a healthy one.

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Council to Weigh Street Repairs

Updated: 08/25/2014 - Omaha’s City Council goes back to work Tuesday to weigh metro street repair against the money available to do the work and the mayor's proposed tax cut.

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Showers And Storms Overnight

Posted: 08/25/2014 - Expect increasing clouds Monday night with showers and storms developing mainly after midnight.

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Trials Ordered in Sanders Murder

Updated: 08/25/2014 - A Douglas County judge has ruled that there is enough evidence for a murder case to go to trial. Absalom Scott and Jacquez Clifton both face First Degree Murder and Felony Weapon Charges related to the death of Frank Sanders.

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Assault Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

Posted: 08/25/2014 - A metro man will remain in jail until trial on dozens of charges ranging from sexually assaulting a child to child pornography.

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UNO Students Do the New Year Shuffle

Updated: 08/25/2014 - Thousands of students were finding their way around the UNO campus Monday. It was the first day of classes and it came equipped with crowds, traffic and a fast introduction to Parking 101.

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