Posted: 04/11/2014 - A nonprofit group that supports low-income families who can't afford to bury their children would receive state funds under a budget provision approved by the Iowa House.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - An effort to reopen the Iowa Juvenile home closed by Gov. Terry Branstad in January has been rejected by the Iowa House.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - Martin Mazarura, 33, has been sentenced to a year in prison for preparing false income tax returns and has been ordered to pay restitution.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - Two separate incidents of theft and vandalism left two drivers without transportation earlier this week according to police reports.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - A Thursday night traffic stop took a weapon off the metro streets. Two suspects were booked.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - William Bush has reached a plea deal in his latest brush with the law. He pleaded guilty to Possession of a Firearm by a Prohibited Person and will be sentenced June 3rd.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - An Avoca, Iowa man has been sentenced to a year in prison for failing to register as a sex offender.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - A man convicted of sexual assault in Omaha has been sentenced to 21 months in prison for failing to register as a sex offender.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - Talks about rural water issue in emergencies. An exact plan for getting water to fight fires in rural areas was not decided.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - Two Ukrainian men suspected of involvement in a major cybercrime operation that used computer malware known as "Zeus" to steal millions of dollars are set to make an initial appearance in Lincoln's federal court.
Posted: 04/16/2014 - A mental health evaluation has been scheduled for a 15-year-old boy charged with killing a Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska jail guard. Dylan Cardeilhac will be brought to Papillion for the screening later this month.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - A traffic stop on Interstate 80 in Lincoln Friday morning led to the seizure of 243 pounds of marijuana and the arrest of a Palm Bay, Florida man.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - The Nebraska Supreme Court on Friday upheld the life sentence of murderer Susan DeJong.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - A divided Iowa Supreme Court has thrown out the sexual exploitation conviction of a former Bloomfield High School basketball coach who had sex with a 16-year-old girl claiming he doesn't fit the definition of a school employee under state law.
Updated: 04/11/2014 - Accused serial killer Nikko Jenkins filed paperwork Friday in Douglas County District Court to change his plea to guilty on all felony counts. A hearing on the motion will likely be held next Wednesday.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - Iowa Secretary of State Matt Schultz announced Friday the state Division of Criminal Investigation has restored voting rights to 12 Iowans.