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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police have found a 17-year-old boy with a gunshot wound in southeast Omaha.

City of Omaha buys three historic downtown buildings

Nov 5, 2015

The city of Omaha has bought three historic downtown buildings for $10 million.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The county attorney says a car driver and his passenger will be charged in the crash death of a motorcyclist in Omaha.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha Police Chief Todd Schmaderer says he's disappointed in a Georgia court's decision to sentence a woman to probation for illegally buying a gun used to kill an Omaha officer.

Omaha's digital library, Do Space, to open this weekend

Nov 2, 2015

A first-of-its-kind digital library is set to open Saturday in Omaha.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Another vandal has targeted the Islamic Center in Omaha.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska Medical Center is unveiling its new initiative that will use driving and vehicle simulators and black box devices to study the neurological sciences by assessing behavioral health in a realistic environment.

NEW YORK (AP) — ConAgra Foods is selling its private label operations to TreeHouse Foods for about $2.7 billion as part its plan to focus more on name brands including Chef Boyardee and Slim Jim.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a motorcycle driver has died after colliding with a car on the east side of Omaha.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man accused of neglecting his disabled daughter until she was severely malnourished has been sentenced to five years in prison.

The Nebraska Attorney General’s office says open meetings and public records laws apply to Omaha’s Metropolitan Entertainment and Convention Authority.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Metropolitan Entertainment and Convention Authority is considering adding a Ferris wheel, a zipline and party houses in downtown Omaha for next year's College World Series and the U.S. Olympic Swim Trials.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha South High School marching band will travel to Washington D.C. next year to represent Nebraska in the 75th Anniversary Memorial Day Parade.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 12-year-old Omaha boy has admitted his role in a fatal shooting as part of a deal with prosecutors that will lead to a sentence of probation.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A former Omaha union local treasurer has been given five years of probation for embezzling from the union.

OPS Superintendent Mark Evans says the district will continue collecting public input on proposed changes to the sex education curriculum.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha Public Schools meeting called to gain community feedback on proposed updates to the district's sex education curriculum was canceled early when the bigger-than-expected crowd turned rowdy.

The Omaha Public Schools district is exploring changes to its sex education curriculum, and wants public input.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha schools are finding different uses for the extra 20 to 25 minutes added to the school day this fall.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska-Omaha hockey team is ranked No. 1 in one of the major polls for the first time in the program's 18-year history.

A student group from Southeast Asia is spending this month in Omaha, learning about U.S. culture, education, and government.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha Public Power District is proposing an increase in its monthly fixed service charge for residential customers while proportionately charging less for actual usage.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — ConAgra Foods has told employees it will eliminate about 40 information-technology jobs as the packaged food company looks to slash its payroll in Omaha and elsewhere.

Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert wants to rename part of a city street in memory of the founders of the Hope Center for Kids.

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month, and seminar next week focuses on how to keep your information safe online.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The FBI says two underage victims have been rescued and three pimps arrested in the Omaha area as part of a nationwide crackdown on human trafficking.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities have apprehended a 53-year-old Indiana man wanted in the deaths of two people in Omaha over the weekend.

Public meeting Tuesday on plans for Omaha's Hanscom Park

Oct 13, 2015

A public meeting is set for this evening to discuss a master plan for Omaha’s oldest city park.

Indiana man wanted in connection with two homicides in Omaha

Oct 12, 2015
Omaha Police Department

An Indiana man is wanted by Omaha Police in connection with a double homicide early Saturday morning.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man has been arrested in the stabbing of his 40-year-old son.

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