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Limbaugh Criticized For Slur

Updated: 03/02/2012 - From President Barack Obama and others, Rush Limbaugh is under fire for calling a college student a "slut" because she had testified before Congress about the need for contraceptive coverage.

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Fundraising A Priority At Iowa State

Posted: 03/02/2012 - New Iowa State University President Steven Leath says fundraising for the institution will be one of his priorities, and he's setting a first-year goal of raising $100 million.

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Man Arrested After 6th DUI & Crash

Updated: 03/02/2012 - A Lincoln man has been arrested for his sixth DUI arrest dating back to 1990. On Thursday, The Gage County Sheriff’s Office says 49-year-old Richard Jacobs was driving drunk when he turned into the path of an oncoming car.

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43 Busted at MIP Party

Posted: 03/02/2012 - The Gage County Sheriff’s Office and the Nebraska State Patrol worked together to bust a party involving minors and alcohol Thursday night.

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Neighbors Argue, One Stabbed

Updated: 03/02/2012 - Lincoln police say an argument involving several neighbors escalated to a stabbing early Friday morning. Two people were hauled off to jail while another was rushed to a doctor.

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Settlement Reached In Offutt Lease Dispute

Posted: 03/01/2012 - The Justice Department has reached a settlement in a lawsuit against a management company in a dispute over residential leases to members of the U.S. Air Force assigned to Offutt Air Force Base.

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Step Up For Summer Jobs

Updated: 03/01/2012 - A challenge to Omaha businesses to step up and match funding for a summer jobs program with the City of Omaha. The STEP-UP (Summer Training Employment Pathway and Urban Pipeline) program received $300 thousand from the city to create jobs for teens and young adults.

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Murder Trial Testimony Continues

Updated: 03/01/2012 - Testimony continued Thursday in the murder trial of a father who allegedly shot and killed his daughter's ex-boyfriend. Forty-one-year-old Sidney Andersen is accused of shooting 25-year-old Randall Grimm in the Hy-Vee parking lot near 78th and Cass on February 28th of last year.

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Colon Cancer Screening

Posted: 03/01/2012 - Colon cancer tests kits available. If you’re 50 years old, the American Cancer Society recommends that you get tested regularly for colon cancer.

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EPA Explains Feedlot Inspections

Posted: 03/01/2012 - EPA Region 7 representatives will host a public informational meeting for livestock producers about the Agency’s inspection program.

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Probation Violators In The Slammer

Updated: 03/01/2012 - Two men sent to jail for probation violations. Both were back in Cass County District Court this week.

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I-80 Reopened After Semi Rollover

Updated: 03/01/2012 - Interstate 80 eastbound reopened after being closed for two hours Thursday morning when a semi rolled over in a construction zone between Waverly and Greenwood.

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Responding To Danger

Posted: 02/29/2012 - The Omaha Fire department responds to 40,000 calls a year, a majority of which are medical and injury calls. And that volume brings up some of the challenging aspects of being a firefighter.

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Drivers Need To Watch Their Speed

Updated: 02/29/2012 - It's a dangerous stretch of road at Harrison St. between 110th and 132nd and sometime drivers take liberty with the posted speed limit. It's also the Douglas-Sarpy County line and the presence of law enforcement alone makes most drivers hit the brakes.

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Rearview Camera Delay

Posted: 02/29/2012 - The U.S. Transportation Secretary delays plans to mandate rearview cameras in all passenger vehicles.

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Man Sent To Prison For Burglary

Posted: 02/29/2012 - A man with a history of burglary and theft charges and convictions in several states has been sentenced to prison in Nebraska for a break-in at a used furniture store in Beatrice.

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