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Dog Saves Family From Fire

Updated: 07/17/2011 - A Council Bluffs family is alive today because their dog alerted them to get out of their home when a fire broke out. Now their canine hero is fighting for his life.

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Berm To Safeguard Levee Near Neb. Wastewater Plant

Posted: 07/16/2011 - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has ordered construction of a seepage berm along a levee protecting a wastewater treatment plant in Bellevue from the Missouri River.

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Old Market Visitors Deal With Heat

Updated: 07/16/2011 - The heat is here. We are in an excessive heat warning with no relief in sight. So how are people in the metro coping with the high temperatures?

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"Fallen Four" Are Never Forgotten

Updated: 07/16/2011 - It's been almost a year since four men died tragically on I-29, killed by a drunk driver whose blood alcohol level was more than four times the legal limit. And their families and friends are making sure they're never forgotten.

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Concert Ticket Buyer Fooled By Website

Updated: 07/15/2011 - The stage is almost set for the Red Sky concerts at TD Ameritrade Park. One fan’s purchase of two tickets on line turned into an expensive journey.

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Jump Out Of A Plane

Posted: 07/15/2011 - Lincoln's parachute club's annual Redemption Boogie event is at Plattsmouth Municipal Airport this weekend.

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"Deep Throat" Gets Probation For Leaking Information

Posted: 07/15/2011 - A federal judge has sentenced a former senior spy agency official who leaked information to the media to a year of probation, a move that could spell trouble for the Obama Administration's crackdown on those who leak information to the media.

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Accident Mystery Near Lake

Updated: 07/15/2011 - An accident reported near the Beaver Lake dam leads to a short mystery. No one was found in the vehicle or around the scene, but one individual was later transported by medical helicopter.

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Man Killed In Hotel Standoff

Posted: 07/15/2011 - One man was killed and a police officer was shot in the leg during a three-hour standoff inside an Idaho hotel. Police say the man killed was not the suspect. The suspect was arrested late Friday morning after he released a female hostage unharmed and surrendered.

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Tressel 'Unacceptable' In Reporting Violations

Posted: 07/15/2011 - An evaluation of former Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel's job performance in 2005-06 rated him as "unacceptable" in self-reporting violations in a timely manner.

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Tokyo To Bid For 2020 Olympics

Updated: 07/15/2011 - Tokyo hopes a bid for the 2020 Olympics will serve as a symbol of Japan's recovery from the March 11 earthquake and tsunami.

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Council Bluffs Version of Carmageddon… Not Quite

Updated: 07/15/2011 - This hardly compares to the closing of the 405 in Los Angeles this weekend, but there is a little bit of good news for Council Bluffs motorists. The road closure of Interstate 29 is shrinking about a mile.

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Man Pitches Peanuts At Flight Attendant

Posted: 07/15/2011 - A man lost his flying privileges and passport after authorities say he pelted a flight attendant with peanuts and pretzels on a Southwest Airlines plane from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City.

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Government Wants Airlines To Report More Fee Data

Posted: 07/15/2011 - The government wants to require that airlines regularly report the amount and types of fees they charge, as well as the number of checked bags and mishandled wheelchairs.

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Obama Still Pushing For Deal

Updated: 07/15/2011 - President Barack Obama is encouraged that lawmakers from both sides are in agreement about the need to prevent the U.S. from defaulting on its financial obligations.

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Traffic Stop Finds Dead Passenger

Posted: 07/15/2011 - A traffic stop on a pickup truck found the driver was riding with a dead man in the passenger seat. It appears the man had been dead for hours when the Ohio State Highway Patrol pulled over the truck in northwest Ohio.

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Sources: NFL Players, Owners Making Progress

Posted: 07/15/2011 - Following up on a burst of momentum in NFL labor talks, negotiating teams for owners and players met again Friday to try and reach a tentative deal on a new collective bargaining agreement.

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Search Warrant Recovers the Goods

Updated: 07/15/2011 - When Lincoln police served a search warrant on Andrew Westerberg’s home Wednesday, they found what they were looking for. Police recovered electronics that were stolen from a Lincoln apartment July 9.

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Two Brothers, One Robbery

Updated: 07/15/2011 - Two brothers have been arrested for the robbery of a Lincoln man. Police say Mack Branch, 24, and Anthony Branch, 29, robbed the man outside his apartment June 23.

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