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Officer Dies On Way To Work

Updated: 01/26/2012 - A Lincoln police officer was killed Wednesday night while driving to work. The Nebraska State Patrol says Officer Anthony Howe was involved in a single car crash on Interstate 80 about 8:20pm. Howe was traveling to Lincoln from York where he lives.

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Consumer Alert: Groupon Frustration

Updated: 01/26/2012 - An Omaha man got a faulty product through Groupon. Months later, he still doesn't have his money back from the original vendor.

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New County Board Member Selected

Updated: 01/25/2012 - The retired Wahoo public schools superintendent has been selected for the Saunders County board.

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Drugs And Gun Arrest

Updated: 01/25/2012 - The Metro Area Fugitive Task Force found their man in Lincoln Tuesday. A 29-year-old man was found in possession of three pounds of marijuana, a short shotgun, and drug paraphernalia.

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Child Witnesses Domestic Assault

Updated: 01/25/2012 - Lincoln police say a two-year-old child was in the back seat of a car while a domestic assault was happening in the front seat.

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Gateway To College Provides Second Chance

Updated: 01/25/2012 - For those who have fallen behind in high school, or perhaps dropped out altogether, a relatively new program at Metropolitan Community College is making a huge impact.

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Thyroid Clinic Closes Without Notice

Updated: 01/24/2012 - A clinic that offered free thyroid examines closed with out notice. One patient had a scheduled follow-up appointment Monday but found the doors looked an the office cleaned out.

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TSA Wants More Body Scanners

Posted: 01/24/2012 - The Transportation Security Administration is open to more testing of its full body scanners.

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Turbine to Close Rest Stop This Week

Updated: 01/24/2012 - The Iowa Department of Transportation is closing the westbound Interstate 80 rest area near Adair for a few days. The rest stop at milepost 80 will close at 9am Wednesday for about 32 hours.

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Branstad to Welcome Obama

Posted: 01/24/2012 - Iowa Governor Terry Branstad has often been critical of President Obama's economic record, but that won't stop the Republican from hosting the Democratic president during his visit Wednesday.

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Buffett’s Secretary Guest of First Lady

Updated: 01/24/2012 - When the cameras pointed to First Lady Michelle Obama Tuesday night, check out who is sitting with her. Warren Buffett’s secretary, Debbie Bosanek, has been invited as a guest at Tuesday’s State of the Union Address.

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Nebraska & Iowa Unemployment: Steady, Up & Down

Posted: 01/24/2012 - Nebraska’s unemployment rate held steady in December at 4.1%. Iowa, on the other had, saw improvement. The unemployment rate in the Hawkeye state fell from 5.7% in November to 5.6% in December.

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Ben Nelson Backs Nebraska Judge For Federal Bench

Posted: 01/24/2012 - Nebraska Supreme Court Judge John Gerrard can thank U.S. Sen. Ben Nelson not only for recommending Gerrard for a federal bench, but for going to bat for the judge on the U.S. Senate floor.

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California Sex Offender Faces Nebraska Sentence

Posted: 01/24/2012 - A 41-year-old woman who's been living in the eastern Nebraska town of Benedict has pleaded no contest to a charge of failing to report as a convicted sex offender.

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Unique Perspective On Supreme Court Ruling

Posted: 01/23/2012 - An Omaha attorney has an unique perspective on a US Supreme Court ruling. The high court said law enforcement must obtain a search warrant before attaching a GPS tracking device to a suspect's vehicle.

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