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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A man has been charged in the deaths of two people in Omaha who police say were sitting in a parked car when the suspect opened fire on them.

Omaha’s Police and Fire Departments will both add personnel in 2016 if Mayor Jean Stothert’s budget proposal is approved.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police have made an arrest in the November shooting deaths of two Omaha people.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Federal officials will meet with Omaha veterans Friday to discuss what they want in an eventual replacement for the aging Department of Veterans Affairs hospital.

OPD gang intervention specialist the subject of a new book

Jul 17, 2015
Kara Schweiss

A UNO professor’s new book focuses on the life and experiences of an Omaha Police Department gang intervention specialist.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police have identified a man found shot to death behind the wheel of a car on a northeast Omaha street.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A two-block tract in north downtown Omaha is to be transformed into a $50 million campus featuring a hotel, apartments, shops and a Kiewit international training facility.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police are looking for the people who stole about $10,000 in guns from a collector's Omaha storage unit.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Benson community in Omaha has broken ground on a nearly $2 million project that will widen the business district's sidewalks and provide more parking.

Congressman Brad Ashford plans to introduce a bill expediting the citizenship process for spouses of first responders killed in the line of duty.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a woman has died in a single-vehicle, early morning crash in Omaha.

Film Streams series explores rock and roll

Jul 10, 2015

An upcoming series at Film Streams focuses on the voices and history of rock and roll.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has upheld the first-degree murder convictions and three life sentences of a man who killed two Brazilian missionaries and their 7-year-old son in Omaha.

ATLANTA (AP) — Federal authorities say an Atlanta area woman bought the gun that was used to kill a police officer in Nebraska.

12-year-old Omaha murder suspect arrested

Jul 8, 2015

A 12-year-old Omaha boy wanted in connection with a shooting death near an Omaha park has been arrested in Minnesota.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha Police Department is sharing its plans to combat an increasing number of gang-related shootings in the city.

Two dozen projects in western Iowa and eastern Nebraska will be funded in part with grants from the Iowa West Foundation.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Investor Warren Buffett has given more than $2.8 billion worth of Berkshire Hathaway stock to five charities as part of his plan to gradually give away his fortune.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police have arrested two teenagers in connection with a fatal shooting last week, and they are still looking for a 12-year-old suspect.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A jetliner carrying 83 people made an expedited landing without incident in Omaha after an engine warning light flashed in the cockpit.

Emspace Group

The Archdiocese of Omaha says a new Catholic ministry center and housing for UNO students will open next fall.

NEW YORK (AP) — ConAgra Foods Inc. plans to sell its faltering business that makes store-brand food just two years after spending $5 billion to beef it up by buying the private-label foodmaker Ralcorp.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — One man has been killed and another wounded by gunshots as they drove past a park in northeast Omaha.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police investigating six weekend shootings that left one man dead and seven other people wounded.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities have identified the two deputies involved in the shooting of a man in a west Omaha convenience store parking lot this week.

Blue Cross Blue Shield, CHI Health end contract dispute

Jun 26, 2015

After nearly a year of being out-of-network, CHI Health physicians and hospitals will return to the Blue Cross Blue Shield network next month.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The city of Omaha will take over cleanup efforts from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in removing contaminated soil from the lead Superfund site.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 27-year-old Omaha man faces an automatic life term in prison for killing another man after an argument about a prostitute.

Greg Echlin

Brian O’Connor finally got to enjoy a national championship close to his roots.  The head coach of the Virginia Cavaliers orchestrated a surprising result with a clinching 4-2 victory over Vanderbilt.

A new collaboration seeks to help small emerging businesses in Omaha compete for major construction contracts.

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