Board of Regents approves appointment of new University of Nebraska president

BOARD OF REGENTS APPROVES APPOINTMENT OF NEW UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA PRESIDENT

The Board of Regents approved the appointment of Walter “Ted” Carter, VADM as the eighth president of the University of Nebraska at...

UNMC expected to announce major project aimed at handling high-risk, large-scale disasters

UNMC EXPECTED TO ANNOUNCE MAJOR PROJECT AIMED AT HANDLING HIGH-RISK, LARGE-SCALE DISASTERS

UNMC project would handle not only high-risk biological agents like Ebola, but also chemical, radioactive, and environmental hazards

 
 
 
Docs: Woman found dead had searched ‘what to do if your husband is upset you are pregnant'

DOCS: WOMAN FOUND DEAD HAD SEARCHED ‘WHAT TO DO IF YOUR HUSBAND IS UPSET YOU ARE PREGNANT'

Beau Rothwell, 28, is jailed without bond on charges of second-degree murder and evidence tampering in his wife's death.

Inmate missing from Omaha community correctional facility

INMATE MISSING FROM OMAHA COMMUNITY CORRECTIONAL FACILITY

Anyone with information about Fils whereabouts is asked to contact local authorities or the Nebraska State Patrol.

 
 
 
This is the only basic sugar cookie recipe you'll ever need

THIS IS THE ONLY BASIC SUGAR COOKIE RECIPE YOU'LL EVER NEED

'Tis the season to decorate delicious cookies!

Firefighters respond to burning garages in northwest Omaha

FIREFIGHTERS RESPOND TO BURNING GARAGES IN NORTHWEST OMAHA

HAPPENING NOW:

 
 
 
Community mourns sudden loss of well-known businessman who 'lived to bring laughter and joy'

COMMUNITY MOURNS SUDDEN LOSS OF WELL-KNOWN BUSINESSMAN WHO 'LIVED TO BRING LAUGHTER AND JOY'

Scott Robison died Sunday at the age of 55.

Mild today, much cooler temperatures Friday

MILD TODAY, MUCH COOLER TEMPERATURES FRIDAY

Temperatures climb back into the 50s this afternoon. A cold front brings in stronger winds tonight and near average highs for Friday....

 
 
 
The Randby Factor for Thursday

THE RANDBY FACTOR FOR THURSDAY

Amid continued opposition from residents, Planning Board approves redesigned Blackstone condos

AMID CONTINUED OPPOSITION FROM RESIDENTS, PLANNING BOARD APPROVES REDESIGNED BLACKSTONE CONDOS

 
 
 
Omaha Public Schools: Middle school principal on leave

OMAHA PUBLIC SCHOOLS: MIDDLE SCHOOL PRINCIPAL ON LEAVE

Omaha Public Schools confirmed that the principal at Beveridge Magnet Middle School is on leave.

Police: 4 arrested in connection with August homicide

POLICE: 4 ARRESTED IN CONNECTION WITH AUGUST HOMICIDE

Omaha police announce that four people were arrested in connection with a homicide that occurred in August.

 
 
 
Police: Man dies following shooting near 5th and William

POLICE: MAN DIES FOLLOWING SHOOTING NEAR 5TH AND WILLIAM

Police were called Wednesday afternoon the Dahlman area on report of a shooting.

Two men arrested, charged with sexually assaulting 15-year-old girl in Omaha motel room

TWO MEN ARRESTED, CHARGED WITH SEXUALLY ASSAULTING 15-YEAR-OLD GIRL IN OMAHA MOTEL ROOM

Tip to FBI lead law enforcement to arrest the men and one woman on Thanksgiving Day

 
 
 
Bellevue City Council scraps option to remove elected officials without public vote

BELLEVUE CITY COUNCIL SCRAPS OPTION TO REMOVE ELECTED OFFICIALS WITHOUT PUBLIC VOTE

The amended policy will not allow the Council to remove a member or mayor from office as previously proposed but instead will allow...

Cool again tonight

COOL AGAIN TONIGHT

 
 
 
Nice late fall weather

NICE LATE FALL WEATHER

First responders evacuate downtown Schuyler after work crews hit gas line

FIRST RESPONDERS EVACUATE DOWNTOWN SCHUYLER AFTER WORK CREWS HIT GAS LINE

First responders ordered the evacuation of downtown Schuyler after work crews tearing down an old building hit a gas line Wednesday...

 
 
 
Shocked? Electric eel powers aquarium's Christmas lights

SHOCKED? ELECTRIC EEL POWERS AQUARIUM'S CHRISTMAS LIGHTS

A special system connected to the tank of an eel named Miguel Wattson enables his shocks to power strands of lights on a nearby tree.

One person in very critical condition after shooting near downtown Omaha

ONE PERSON IN VERY CRITICAL CONDITION AFTER SHOOTING NEAR DOWNTOWN OMAHA

Police were called Wednesday afternoon the Dahlman area on report of a shooting.

 
 
 



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