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Omaha Police Hunt Armed Robber

Updated: 10/17/2014 - Omaha police Friday afternoon were hunting for an armed robber who knocked off the Boost Mobile store at 48th and Center.

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MADD Partners Locally with State Farm

Updated: 10/17/2014 - Teen alcohol use kills about 4,700 each year, more than all illegal drugs combined. In connection with Red Ribbon Week (October 23-31, 2014), Mothers Against Drunk Driving® (MADD) Nebraska is partnering with State Farm to launch a new social media pledge campaign that asks teens to #ProtectUrSelfie by staying alcohol-free until 21 and never getting in the car with a drinking driver.

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Killer's Request For New Trial Denied

Updated: 10/17/2014 - An Omaha man who pumped multiple gunshots into another man, killing him, will not get a new trial. That ruling handed down Friday by the Nebraska Supreme Court.

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Marijuana Found Wired To Truck's Undercarriage

Updated: 10/17/2014 - Nebraska State troopers stopped a vehicle for speeding in Seward County and found 58 lbs of marijuana wired to the undercarriage and frame of the vehicle. Two people were arrested.

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Ebola "Czar" Named by President

Updated: 10/17/2014 - Amid mounting criticism of the Federal Government's response to the Ebola threat, President Obama appointed a so-called "Czar" to oversee all of the government's Ebola efforts.

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Rare Childhood Disease Being Discussed In Metro

Updated: 10/17/2014 - A group of medical professionals are meeting in Omaha to discuss the little understood PANS/PANDAS disease during the Midwest PANS/PANDAS Patient Support Group meeting Saturday.

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Local Hospitals Ask Ebola Questions

Updated: 10/17/2014 - While there's no evidence of Ebola in the general public, the local medical world is still being careful.

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Gretna Toddler Falls Out Window

Updated: 10/17/2014 - A 21-month-old girl survived a fall out a window of her parent's Gretna home on Thursday.

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UNO Fraternity Sleeps Out For The Homeless

Updated: 10/17/2014 - A group of college students braved the elements to help those in need Thursday night. The UNO chapter of the Phi Beta Sigma fraternity held its 10th annual Sleepout for the Homeless to help the Open Door Mission.

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Woman Hurt In Crash

Updated: 10/17/2014 - A woman suffered serious injuries after a gray sedan slammed into a pole near South 9th and Frances streets late Thursday night.

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Pilger Residents To Receive Free Trees

Posted: 10/17/2014 - Four months after a tornado destroyed homes and structures all around Pilger, Nebraska, one energy company and the Arbor Day Foundation are teaming up for relief.

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Omaha Citizen Patrol Groups Honored

Posted: 10/17/2014 - They’re the eyes and ears of Omaha streets and neighborhoods, two-by-two members of the Omaha Coalition of Citizen Patrols keep a look out, all with one purpose.

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Man Faces Felony Charge For Allegedly Killing Dog

Updated: 10/16/2014 - A man was arrested Thursday on a warrant charging him with felony animal cruelty. Thirty-two-year-old Brian Booker is accused of killing a woman's dog last month.

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Driver Disappears After Crashing Car

Updated: 10/16/2014 - The driver of a vehicle that crashed south of Plattsmouth is still missing. A vehicle went off the road near Horning Road and 24th Avenue Wednesday evening, but passers-by could not find the driver.

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OPPD Takes Next Step To Build New Transmission Line

Updated: 10/16/2014 - The Omaha Public Power District has taken the next step in an effort to build a new high-voltage transmission line into Missouri. The board approved the purchase of steel poles needed to build 45 miles of high-voltage transmission lines.

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Johanns Supports Travel Restrictions

Updated: 10/16/2014 - As pressure increases on President Obama to enact travel restrictions from West Africa to the United States, U.S. Sen. Mike Johanns (R- Neb) announces his support for such a move.

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Disney on Ice Adds Show for Lincoln Stop

Updated: 10/16/2014 - A 5:00 p.m. performance on Sunday, November 23rd has been added to the line-up for Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Fantasy. The show debuts at Lincoln's Pinnacle Bank Arena Friday, November 21st through Sunday, November 23rd.

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