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2-alarm fire at FireWorks Restaurant

UPDATE: 2-alarm fire at FireWorks Restaurant

Lincoln Fire and Rescue responded to a 2-alarm fire at FireWorks Restaurant on 84th and Old Cheney at 10:30 Sunday morning.

Fatal shooting in Northwest Lincoln

BREAKING UPDATE: Officer involved shooting related to overnight homicide

Lincoln Police confirm an officer involved shooting happened Sunday morning in relation to the overnight shooting that claimed the life of a 20-year-old woman and leaves a 23-year-old woman in the hospital.

OnStar helps man find stolen car, twice

OnStar helps man find stolen car, twice

Nolan Weeces is back and driving in his car thanks to a car security system called OnStar.

White perch plague Branched Oak Lake Video included

White perch plague Branched Oak Lake

Sheriff: 1 person killed in 2-vehicle crash in north Omaha

Sheriff: 1 person killed in 2-vehicle crash in north Omaha

The Douglas County Sheriff's Office says one person is dead following a two-vehicle, late-night crash in north Omaha.

Nebraska high court reverses adoption of girl born in Ohio

Nebraska high court reverses adoption of girl born in Ohio

The Nebraska Supreme Court has reversed the actions of two lower state courts, saying they were wrong to allow the adoption of a girl over the objections of her Ohio father.

Pavement work set for several highways in southeast Nebraska

Pavement work set for several highways in southeast Nebraska

Officials say several highway pavement projects that likely will disrupt traffic are scheduled to begin next week in southeast Nebraska.    

Group seeks to expand Omaha smoking ban outdoors

Group seeks to expand Omaha smoking ban outdoors

An anti-smoking group behind Omaha's indoor smoking ban passed in 2006 is commemorating the ordinance's 10-year anniversary by calling for the ban to expand to the outdoors.

LFR responding to fire near 37th and Cornhusker

Three alarm fire at 37th and Cornhusker Video included

Lincoln Fire and Rescue responded to a three alarm fire near 37th and Cornhusker.

Fundraiser to help special needs children Video included

Posted By: Channel 8 Eyewitness News 8@klkntv.com A special BBQ is being held for two special Lincoln families. The FUNdraiser is organized for Garrett Osmera and Shea McManus. June 24th & 25th is the 6th Annual Witness Through Fitness FUNdraiser for families of children with special needs. Previous Honorees will also be recognized and remembered. It’s a FUN event including a BBQ on Friday evening and a family walk or competitive run on Saturday morning. Event photos, v...

Firework sales to begin soon

Fireworks go on sale June 25th at 12:01  in the county and the Fire Marshal's Office has some reminders. 

Facebook CEO's viral photo highlights a potential cyber security risk Video included

Posted by: Marlenia Thornton mthornton@klkntv.com Facebook  CEO Mark Zuckerberg posted a photo celebrating Instagram's big milestone of 500 million users, but his computer in the back is what's grabbing people's attention. If you look closely, you can see the social network mogul has his laptop's web cam and microphone taped. It's something that cyber security experts say you probably should do too. Why? It could be a way for hackers to spy on you. “I think one of th...

UNL: Study finds link between kids sleep habits, mental health Video included

Does a lack sleep cause harm to children with mental health concerns? A new UNL study says yes. 

Cortland Fest takes place this weekend

A local town will triple in size this weekend for their biggest annual celebration.

UK withdrawal means even lower crop prices

UK withdrawal means even lower crop prices

Warden at Nebraska prison where inmates escaped retiring

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP)  The warden at a Nebraska prison where two inmates escaped is retiring.

18-year-old convicted of killing two men in Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (AP)  An 18-year-old has been convicted of the gang-related killings of two men nearly 18 months ago in Omaha. 

Saturday ramp closures in Lincoln

Press Release:  Weather permitting, starting at 6:00 am Saturday, June 25, the following exits at the I-80/I-180 Interchange will be closed to allow the contractor for the I-180 overlay project to perform final clean-up work, according to the Nebraska Department of Roads. 

AP: Caretaker found guilty in Omaha girl's death from the cold

 OMAHA, Neb. (AP)  The caretaker for an Omaha 4-year-old whose cold, plastic-wrapped body was found hidden under basement stairs has been found guilty of intentional child abuse resulting in the girl's death. 

22 pounds of cocaine seized at traffic stop

(Beaver Crossing, Neb.)- A traffic stop for speeding on Interstate 80 near Beaver Crossing led to the seizure of cocaine and methamphetamine. 

16-year-old steals, crashes PT Cruiser

16-year-old steals, crashes PT Cruiser

Couple wakes to armed home invasion

Couple wakes to armed home invasion

LPD: Two arrested in stolen vehicle

LPD: Two arrested in stolen vehicle

Kwik Shop robber in custody

Kwik Shop robber in custody

Woman pleads not guilty in daughter's death

 ORD, Neb. (AP) - A North Loup woman charged in the death of her 4-week-old baby has pleaded not guilty.

UK votes to leave EU

The United Kingdom voted in a referendum Thursday to leave the European Union, according to the United Kingdom Electoral Commission. 

British Prime Minister David Cameron announces resignation

 LONDON (AP)  British Prime Minister David Cameron says he'll be resigning in the fall, now that his nation has voted to leave the European Union. 

US stocks plunge after UK votes to leave European Union

The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged more than 500 points this morning as U.S. investors reacted to the unprecedented vote by Britons to leave the European Union. 

Lincoln Police investigating two stolen vehicle incidents

Lincoln Police investigating two stolen vehicle incidents

It was a busy night in the capitol city for Lincoln Police who were responding to two stolen vehicle incidents.

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