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Nebraska Woman Gets 21 Months For Wire Fraud

Posted: 08/21/2012 - A former payroll manager at the Nebraska Book Company in Lincoln has been sentenced to 21 months in federal prison after she pleaded guilty to a wire fraud charge.

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Update: Being Real Over Fake IDs

Updated: 08/21/2012 - A number of underage students are going online and ordering fake IDs. Experts say that for those who were caught, future employers may take the misdemeanor into effect.

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Couple Plans To Donate Baby's Organs

Updated: 08/21/2012 - It's supposed to be a time of joy and excitement. But for an Omaha couple expecting a new baby, it's been a tough journey. They had to make a decision most of us couldn't imagine being faced with.

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Fire Blamed on Child Playing with Lighter

Updated: 08/20/2012 - Fire investigators say a child was playing with a lighter Saturday morning. The child’s play ended up setting a fire to the family’s home at North 34th Street & Avenue C in Council Bluffs.

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OPS Begins Fourth Grading System in Four Years

Updated: 08/20/2012 - With classes starting in the Omaha Public Schools today, a new grading system takes place. It is based in research that brings the district more "in line with national standards".

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Mountain Lion Found In Tree

Updated: 08/20/2012 - A mountain lion was euthanized in Kimball on Saturday, Aug. 18, according to the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission

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Deputies Patrol For Drunk Drivers

Updated: 08/20/2012 - During August and through Labor Day 2012, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office will be involved in the statewide “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” Selective DUI Enforcement.

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Residents React To Fairness Ordinance Vote Delay

Updated: 08/19/2012 - The fairness ordinance has been a hot topic since Lincoln's City Council voted on the issue in May, but it doesn't look like the matter will be resolved any time soon.

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Jordan Larson Signs Autographs For Fans

Updated: 08/18/2012 - Another athlete doing good in the metro and she’s an Olympic hero! The rain didn't stop hundreds of fans from waiting in line to get a sneak peek of star volleyball player Jordan Larson.

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Planetarium To Show Mars Landing, Updates

Updated: 08/18/2012 - Audiences at Mueller Planetarium at the University of Nebraska State Museum in Lincoln can now experience the landing of NASA's "Curiosity" rover on Mars.

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Nebraska State Patrol Conducts Holiday Enforcement

Updated: 08/18/2012 - The Nebraska State Patrol has begun its Labor Day enforcement effort as part of a nationwide campaign designed to raise awareness of the dangers of drinking and driving.

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CDC Recommends Baby Boomers Get Tested For Hepatitis C

Updated: 08/17/2012 - Baby boomers have one more thing to add to their list of health concerns. The CDC wants everyone to get a one-time blood test to check for the liver-destroying disease, Hepatitis C.

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Bruning Violated Disclosure Law

Updated: 08/17/2012 - A state panel has ruled that Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning violated a campaign disclosure law when he failed to report his ownership stake in a $675,000 lake home.

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