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Holiday Travel to Kick Off Next Week, Records Expected on the Road

Updated: 11/22/2014 - It's not Thanksgiving quite yet but already drivers are taking to the roadways and they seem to be having a rough go of things. With AAA expecting a record number traveling this holiday, it serves as a good reminder safety experts say, to drive safely.

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UPDATE: Bus Driver Cited After Girl, 5, Left on Bus

Updated: 11/22/2014 - A disturbing story in Papillion, where WOWT 6 News has learned a girl was left on a daycare bus for two hours before anyone realized it at Bright Minds Learning Center near Gold Cost Road and Highway 370.

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Meet Puddin' And Mario

Updated: 11/22/2014 - Every now and then the Nebraska Humane Society is asked to help dogs or cats who come from large scale raids or cruelty cases. The idea is that if larger shelters across the country will take a few animals apiece, then no one is overwhelmed. That's what happened in the case of Puddin’ and Mario.

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Another Lead Slips Away, Huskers Fall 28-24

Updated: 11/22/2014 - Nebraska only trailed for the game's final 3:25, but the Huskers' last drive ended on a turnover inside the Minnesota 5-yard line as the Golden Gophers escaped from Memorial Stadium Saturday afternoon with a 28-24 win.

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Update: Four Arrests Made In Armed Robbery

Updated: 11/22/2014 - Police arrested four suspects Friday in connection with the armed robbery earlier this month of a Council Bluffs Casey's General Store.

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Conference Focuses on Dealing With Grief

Posted: 11/22/2014 - About 120 people attended the Grief Awareness Conference on the campus of Creighton University Friday. The event was sponsored by Ted E. Bear Hollow, an organization that focuses on helping grieving children and teens. According to program director Cathy Fox, there were lessons at the conference for just about everyone.

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Pedestrian Hit By Car

Updated: 11/22/2014 - A man is recovering after being struck by a car Saturday morning.

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Two-Car Crash On Highway 36

Updated: 11/22/2014 - Rescue personnel responded to a two-car crash at the intersection of Highway 36 and Blair High Road in northern Douglas County just after 10 Friday night.

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ACLU Launches Mobile Justice App, Trains Users

Posted: 11/21/2014 - Major protests continue in Ferguson Missouri, this happening as a grand jury is deciding whether or not to charge an officer in the shooting death of Michael Brown. Excessive police force is at the center of attention and when or if it is called for.

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Traffic Stop Leads To Manhunt

Updated: 11/21/2014 - A traffic stop in Bellevue turns into a wild foot pursuit across several blocks in South Omaha.

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Nine-Year-Old Takes Pellet Gun To School

Updated: 11/21/2014 - A Millard fourth grader has been suspended after taking a pellet gun to school. His mother is angry but not by the punishment. She claims the principal knew the night before what could happen but didn't call her to stop it.

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Update: Four Displaced by Apartment Fire

Updated: 11/21/2014 - At least four people were looking for temporary quarters Friday night after a fire damaged an apartment building at 48th and Harrison.

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Credit Card Bandit Sought

Posted: 11/21/2014 - A Fremont woman visiting Omaha had an unwelcome surprise. While dining out downtown, her wallet was stolen, credit cards and all.

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Man Guilty of Murdering House Guest

Updated: 11/21/2014 - A metro area man was convicted Friday of first degree murder for the shooting death of his wife’s friend. The victim was killed after a night of drinking in April.

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Update: Father Of Wandering Toddler Identified By Police

Updated: 11/21/2014 - Police have identified a little girl found wandering the street alone in south Omaha Wednesday morning. Later that same day, police found siblings of the girl and all the children are now in temporary foster care.

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