4-month-old baby fatally injured in I-80 crash

A four-month-old baby was fatally injured Saturday in a two-vehicle collision on Interstate 80 west of the Nebraska Crossing Outlets, the Sarpy County Sheriff's Office said. Five others a... Read More

LINCOLN — The Nebraska committee of the U.S. Civil Rights Commission plans to investigate whether Nebraska prison inmates get adequate mental health care during a hearing next month. Jonathan Benjamin-Alvarado, who chairs the the Nebraska Advis... Read More

A snake is to blame for widespread power outages in the Millard area Friday morning. And no, this isn't a bad "Snakes on a Plane" sequel. OPPD reports that 1,610 customers were affected by the outage in Millard, which extended from 116th street... Read More

LINCOLN — The man accused of killing and dismembering a 24-year-old Lincoln store clerk is asking that photographs of the victim's body, as well as videotape of him and his girlfriend purchasing cutting equipment, not be shown at his trial. The... Read More

A baby giraffe at the Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium has been named in memory of a young girl who died this spring after battling brain cancer. Zookeepers chose the name Zoe, which was by far the most popular suggested name for the zoo’s gi... Read More

Lincoln police have arrested a 22-year-old man in connection with the slaying of a 47-year-old Lincoln man. Thursday morning, officials received several calls about a man who was on the ground and possibly injured at the southeast corner... Read More

Nebraska’s unemployment rate inched up to 2.9% in April, even though more people entered or re-entered the job market, the state labor commissioner said Friday. The preliminary April rate is up a tenth of a point from March’s rate ... Read More

A tornado touched down near McCook shortly after 6 p.m. Friday, the National Weather Service said. Social media posts and photos indicated the tornado was moving through open fields. There were no reports of damage as of 6:20 p.m. ... Read More

McCOOK, NE -- Severe weather moving through Nebraska seems to have produces a tornado. This video from near McCook shows a twister touching down around 6 p.m.  Several social media reports indicate other funnel clouds have been spotted in the... Read More

NEBRASKA (News Channel Nebraska) - As we all know, there is an enhanced risk of severe weather today. The best potential for isolated tornadoes and more significant wind damage currently appears to be Friday evening in northeast Nebraska. A multi-... Read More

Omaha, NE.—The clock is ticking in the move to recall Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert. The recallers left the Douglas County Election Commission today with petitions in hand. How many? Well not nearly enough to get the job done. At least not yet... Read More