Posted: 03/05/2014 - Nebraska racetracks are one step closer to allowing bets on previously run horse races, after a vote in the Legislature.
Posted: 03/05/2014 - The price of oil is down nearly 2 percent as concerns over the crisis in Ukraine ease and U.S. supplies rose for a seventh straight week.
Posted: 03/05/2014 - Another round of chilly weather prevailed across the region this afternoon, but it will be milder for tomorrow.
Posted: 03/05/2014 - Authorities say that 15-year-old Mireya Mata-Alvarez died of alcohol poisoning. Her body was found in the backseat of a car on December 21, behind the JC Penney’s store at 3333 Market Place Drive.
Posted: 03/05/2014 - Council Bluffs Police have made a second arrest in a murder case dating back to July 21, 2003. James Cain Harris, 36, is in custody, accused of First Degree Murder.
Updated: 03/05/2014 - A protest was held at Bryan High School Wednesday afternoon; it comes nearly a month after a 17-year-old was cited for allegedly getting into a fight with a school resource officer.
Updated: 03/05/2014 - The Iowa Department of Education has awarded $2.78 million dollars to The Council Bluffs Community School District. It's among the first group of districts picked from a competitive application process.
Posted: 03/05/2014 - Omaha Police are co-sponsoring a Gun Amnesty Day in South Omaha this month.
Posted: 03/05/2014 - Omaha Police believe Travis Saxton sexually assaulted a teenage girl with diminished mental capacity. That's why officers arrested him Tuesday.
Posted: 03/05/2014 - Some low-income parents would have a greater incentive to seek raises and promotions at work and to save for a child's college education under a bill in the Nebraska Legislature.
Updated: 03/05/2014 - A consultant is recommending that Nebraska expand its prison facilities to accommodate overcrowding.
Updated: 03/05/2014 - Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan is planning his second trip to Iowa since running as the Republicans' 2012 vice presidential nominee.
Posted: 03/05/2014 - A study by national online real estate brokerage firm Movoto found Omaha and Lincoln are among the best cities for women to work.