Update: Mom Accused of Lying About Daughter Having Cancer


Updated: 08/22/2014 - Leatha Kaye Slauson, 30, of Atlantic Iowa is facing charges linked to an allegation that she solicited money and widespread attention by claiming her 5-year-old daughter had terminal cancer. The child is not sick.

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Keep TV Free

Updated: 07/15/2014 - WOWT NBC Omaha is joining television stations across the nation in asking for your help. Congress is, right now, considering legislation that puts FREE TV in jeopardy.

Patient Mystery Resolved

Omaha Police say a mystery involving a patient at Bergan Mercy Hospital and the car that dropped the patient off has been resolved. There was no criminal activity associated with the case.

Serious Injuries In Two-Vehicle Collision

Updated: 08/22/2014 - Three people were taken by two medical helicopters to CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center in Omaha following a crash involving an SUV and a pickup west of Griswold, Iowa Friday morning.

Stabbing Suspect Wounded By Police Will Stand Trial

Updated: 08/22/2014 - A man accused of stabbing two family members before being shot by a police officer last month was in court for a preliminary hearing Friday morning. The judge determined there was enough evidence for a trial.
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Bank Robbed In Nebraska City

Posted: 08/22/2014 - Nebraska City Police are investigating a bank robbery that happened on Friday afternoon.

Armed Robbers Sought

Police are looking for a couple of armed robbers who hit a convenience store Friday morning.

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