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Construction to Close 80-480 Ramp

Updated: 3:41 PM - Plan some juggling of your interstate travel routes. The eastbound I-80 ramp to northbound I-480 in Omaha will be out of service in the overnight hours for a couple of days next week.

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Keystone Pipeline Hits New Speed Bump

Updated: 3:46 PM - The fate of the Keystone XL pipeline is facing a new delay. The State Department is giving federal agencies more time to review it before deciding whether to issue a permit.

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Run To Remember Those Killed In Traffic-Related Incidents

11 mins ago - Each year, over 4,000 sons, daughters, mothers, and fathers were killed while walking in neighborhoods or crossing streets, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. It's those victims, along with thousands who die as a result of not buckling up, motorists running stop signs and stop lights, and a multitude of distracted driving behaviors, that hundreds of Omaha residents are lacing up their sneakers to Run to Remember.

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Judge Reprimanded By Nebraska Supreme Court

Posted: 1:43 PM - The Nebraska Supreme Court has issued a public reprimand for a Douglas County District judge for intervening in a friend's drunken driving case.

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Gov. Heineman To Sign Autism Bill Into Law

Posted: 1:34 PM - Gov. Dave Heineman will sign a bill on Monday to require some Nebraska health insurers to offer coverage for autism screenings and therapy.

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Cheap Gas Next Week

Posted: 11:28 AM - On Earth Day, Tuesday, April 22, drivers of natural gas fueled vehicles can fill up their gas tanks for 99 cents a gallon at five regional stations, including.

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Air Quality Alert For Metro

Updated: 1:09 PM - An air quality alert was issued by the Douglas County Health Department Friday due to smoke and particulates in the air. Smoke from controlled burns in farm fields south of the metro are to blame.

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Shooting Suspect Sought

Posted: 10:03 AM - Omaha police are asking for the public's help in locating a man wanted in connection with a shooting last month.

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Nebraska, Iowa Unemployment Rates Up Slightly

Updated: 10:22 AM - The Nebraska Department of Labor reported Friday that the state unemployment rate for March was 3.7 percent, seasonally adjusted, 0.1 percentage points higher than February and down 0.2 percentage points from March 2013.

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Man Grabs Child Outside School, Girl Able To Escape

Updated: 9:32 AM - Police are looking for the man who allegedly grabbed a girl outside of a Lincoln elementary school Thursday afternoon. The 9-year-old was able to get free and run inside the building for help.

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Handcuffed Teen Escapes From Police

Updated: 12:28 PM - A teenager escaped from custody as he was being brought to the Adams County Courthouse in Hastings on Thursday.

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Omaha Gets Down To Earth

Updated: 9:18 AM - Omaha's annual Earth Day observance at Elmwood Park includes several new additions this year including a farmer's market and chance to climb the newly crowned state champion white swamp oak tree.

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Creighton Professor Leads Research For Smart phone Kill Switch Option

Posted: 04/17/2014 - Most people know the feeling of dread that sinks in if their smart phone goes missing. "I felt like everything was gone at that moment," said Victoria Avila, Creighton University Student. Let's face it, smart phones nowadays hold as much important information as our wallets do. "I was really panicked," said Kristine Dodge, Creighton University student.

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