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Werner Park Guildlines For Selena Gomez Concert

Posted: 08/03/2011 - Teen pop music sensation Selena Gomez is coming to Werner Park Friday, August 12, presented by K-Mart, and preparations have been put in place for the first non-game day concert at the new ballpark. Several changes are in store from the regular Storm Chasers set-up, so fans should plan accordingly.

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Demographics Challenge Nebraska Schools

Updated: 08/03/2011 - The state education commissioner says Nebraska's changing demographics are presenting challenges for both rural and urban school districts.

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Missing Trooper's Body Still Not Found

Updated: 08/03/2011 - They're pulling out all the stops in the search for the body of missing Missouri State Trooper Fred Guthrie Jr. Trooper Guthrie was reported missing Monday afternoon. Also missing is Guthrie's patrol canine Reed. Guthrie's body has still not been found nearly 48 hours later.

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Obama Campaign Expects Lower Summer Fundraising

Posted: 08/03/2011 - The debt negotiations appear to have put a dent in President Barack Obama's campaign war chest. Obama's re-election campaign expects to raise tens of millions of dollars less this summer than it did last spring because the debt limit talks forced Obama to cancel several fundraisers.

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Mandate Over Town's Immigration Law Vacated

Posted: 08/03/2011 - The mayor of Hazleton, Pa., says a federal appeals court has vacated a mandate that had declared the Northeastern Pennsylvania city's controversial immigration ordinance unconstitutional.

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Klansman James Ford Seale Dies

Posted: 08/03/2011 - James Ford Seale, a reputed Ku Klux Klansman imprisoned for his role in the segregation-era abduction and killing of two black men in rural Mississippi, has died.

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Government To Borrow $72b Next Week

Posted: 08/03/2011 - The government will borrow $72 billion in debt auctions next week now that Congress has raised the nation's borrowing limit.

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Teen Fined For Taunting Suicidal Man

Posted: 08/03/2011 - A Massachusetts teenager who yelled "jump" to a suicidal man on a rooftop has pleaded guilty to a charge of disorderly conduct.

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Man Shoots Toilet in Bar Named 'Shooters'

Posted: 08/03/2011 - A man is charged with using a stolen handgun to shoot a toilet in a Northeastern Pennsylvania bar named 'Shooters.' Police say they received a report of a toilet being shot in the men's room at the Wilkes-Barre bar early Tuesday.

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Dutch Cyclist Challenges Doping Claim

Posted: 08/03/2011 - A Dutch cyclist who was a teammate of Lance Armstrong is in a dispute with a Dutch magazine that claims he admitted to taking the performance-enhancing drug Epo.

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Vietnam Vets Reunite In Nebraska Next Week

Posted: 08/03/2011 - About 400 Vietnam veterans from Nebraska, North and South Dakota, Colorado and other states are expected to attend the 27th annual Nebraska Vietnam Veterans Reunion.

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Fatal Crash in Saunders County

Posted: 08/03/2011 - Saunders County authorities suspect a medical condition may have played a role in the crash of a pickup and the death of its driver.

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Victim of Four Break-Ins Over Six Months

Updated: 08/02/2011 - For National Night Out, neighborhoods across the country held pot-lucks, played games and spent quality time with their neighbors. It's more than fun and games, if you know who belongs in your neighborhood, it's easy to spot those who don’t.

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"Free" Student Checking May Not Be Free

Posted: 08/02/2011 - Some big banks and credit unions don't charge per check, and have no monthly fees. But...students have to meet certain conditions.

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Help Catch a Crook

Updated: 08/02/2011 - A young man walks into two metro area gas stations to make a purchase with a credit card. The problem? The credit card was stolen. The crimes happened about 2am Friday, June 24. He is described as white, in his early 20’s, about 5’7”, and he weighs about 200 pounds.

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Cars Thieves Love To Steal

Posted: 08/02/2011 - The National Insurance Crime Bureau has released its 2010 list of top 10 Most Stolen Cars.

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Increased Enforcement For Cox Classic

Updated: 08/02/2011 - During the 2011 Cox Classic golf tournament, held at Champions Run Country Club, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office (DCSO) will conduct selective traffic/parking enforcement operations.

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Rescue Squad Called To River In Omaha

Updated: 08/02/2011 - A man was helped from the Missouri River Tuesday afternoon near Rick's Cafe Boatyard. It was not really a river rescue so much as a river incident.

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UPDATE: Shooting Victim Has Died

Updated: 08/02/2011 - A 30-year old man who was shot in the head overnight has died. A second victim has been treated and released at a hospital and interviewed by police. Police were called to 19th and Sprague at 3:07am Tuesday to investigate the shooting.

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FDA Considers Seizing Laced Brownies

Posted: 08/02/2011 - The Food and Drug Administration is warning the makers of melatonin-laced brownies called "Lazy Larry" that it considers them unsafe and could seize the snacks from store shelves.

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Trooper Feared Swept Away in Flood

Updated: 08/02/2011 - The Missouri State Highway Patrol resumed its search Tuesday morning for a missing trooper and his dog. Trooper Fred Guthrie, Jr was last seen Monday afternoon west of Mount City, Missouri. He and his Patrol K-9 named Reed were working Missouri River flood duty in the area of Big Lake on Missouri Highway 118 when they were apparently swept away. The patrol describes the flood water in the area as swift.

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Americans Cut Spending For First Time In 20 Months

Posted: 08/02/2011 - Americans cut back on their spending in June for the first time in nearly two years and their incomes grew by the smallest amount in nine months, a troubling sign for an economy that is barely growing.

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Nine-year-old Boy Saves Drowning Toddler

Posted: 08/02/2011 - A 9-year-old California boy has saved the life of a toddler found unconscious at the bottom of a San Jose, California apartment complex swimming pool.

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