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Remembering Eva Ackerman

7 mins ago - Baby Eva Ackerman came into this world bright eyed, strong, and healthy. Two weeks after going home, she came down with meningitis. She never got to come back home.

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Update: Witnesses Describe Gas Pump Crash

28 mins ago - Police are sorting through details of a traffic accident that began with a motorist blackout and ended in a tangle of broken metal at a metro gas station.

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Alegent Creighton Health Now CHI Health

Updated: 12:07 PM - The largest health care network covering Nebraska and southwest Iowa has a new name. Alegent Creighton Health and the other Catholic Health Initiatives facilities are now CHI Health.

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How Fast Could You Eat Four Pounds Of Bacon?

Updated: 11:28 AM - Bellevue native and professional competitive eater Molly Schuyler will compete against four others to determine who can eat four pounds of bacon the fastest as a prelude to Omaha's annual BaconFest next month.

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Nebraska State Fair Opens Friday With New Exhibits

Updated: 10:24 AM - Nebraska State Fair organizers say they'll be ready for the crowd Friday with a variety of entertainment options, plenty of food on a stick and hundreds of volunteers when the event opens.

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Armed Robber Sought

Posted: 10:06 AM - A man is being sought for the armed robbery of an Omaha convenience store/gas station Wednesday night.

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Suspected Burglars In Court

Updated: 11:46 AM - Two men involved in burglary at a residence in rural Murray were both in Cass County District Court this week.

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Fighting Cancer In Nebraska

Updated: 11:46 AM - Nebraska is falling short when it comes to passing policies to prevent and reduce suffering and death from cancer, according to a new report by the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN).

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Fish Kill in O'Brien County Stretches 12 Miles

Updated: 9:02 AM - The manure discharge from Summit Dairy to an unnamed tributary and Mill Creek has resulted in a fish kill that today stretched 12 miles from its source to the edge of Cherokee County.

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Fish Salvage set for Lake Yankton

Updated: 8:52 AM - An upcoming renovation project at Lake Yankton in Cedar County will result in all fish being eliminated on Sept. 10.

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Creighton, Toronto Tangle Over Bluejay Logo

Posted: 8:33 AM - The Toronto Blue Jays are contesting Creighton University's use of a new logo, saying the depiction of the school's "Bluejay" too closely resembles the logo of the major league baseball team.

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The Urban Artistry Of Graffiti

Posted: 7:55 AM - The urban artistry of graffiti will be celebrated in Omaha on Saturday. The Bancroft Street Market, Black Book Designs and the Deer Park Neighborhood Association are putting the can to the barrier for the third annual “Abstract Concrete Graffiti Throwdown."

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Storms Possible By Evening

Updated: 2:01 PM - It will remain humid Thursday afternoon with highs reaching the upper 80s with a south breeze.

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Hit-And-Run Was No Accident

Updated: 11:04 AM - A pedestrian is recovering from a minor leg injury suffered when a driver deliberately hit him Thursday morning.

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Pass To Class A Commuter Challenge

Updated: 7:30 AM - More commuters are ditching their vehicles for walking, biking or taking the bus as the Omaha Commuter Challenge rolls on.

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UPS Data Breach Affecting Omaha Customers

Updated: 7:24 AM - Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus found on systems at 51 stores in 24 states.

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