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Riverboat crashes into riverbank

Riverboat crashes into riverbank

Authorities say at least three people have been injured when a riverboat carrying 135 passengers struck a riverbank in Omaha, Nebraska, lost power and drifted across the Missouri River before coming to rest near a park in Council Bluffs, Iowa.

Hot air balloon crashs, kills 16 people

Hot air balloon crash kills 16 people

A large hot air balloon carrying at least 16 people caught fire this morning and crashed in a pasture near Lockhart, Texas, the Federal Aviation Administration said.

Man sentenced for killing girlfriend will stay behind bars

Man sentenced for killing girlfriend will stay behind bars

A man serving a life sentence for the 1986 killing of his girlfriend will remain behind bars after the Nebraska Supreme Court rejected his motion for postconviction relief.

Businesses evacuated after gas meter hit

Businesses evacuated after gas meter hit

The intersection of 48th and O has been re-opened after a gas leak shut it down.

Bomb threats keep Lincoln Fire and Rescue busy

Bomb threats keep Lincoln Fire and Rescue busy Video included

It was just one of a slew of similar calls on bomb threats this week.

Officials investigating bank robbery

Attempted bank robbery at U.S. Bank Video included

Lincoln Police and Lincoln Fire and Rescue are on the scene of a bank robbery at US Bank near South 70th Street.

Ricketts calls for state senator's resignation amid alleged sex video scandal

 According to several media outlets, State Senator Bill Kintner is accused of having a sexually explicit video of himself on a state computer. 

More changes are coming to Gateway Mall

The face of Gateway Mall is evolving. One of its newest additions will be the long awaited store Dick's Sporting Goods. It'll go in at the buckle's old location, which is in the southeast part of the mall. Dick's will be about 75,000 sq ft, two stories, and should be opening the summer of 2017. 

Back the Badge lunch honors local law enforcement Video included

 Broadcast House in Lincoln decided to do something special for our men and women who protect us each and every day. 

UPDATE: Man dies after car hits building

OMAHA, Neb. (AP)  Authorities say a driver died after his car struck a building in southeast Omaha. 

AP: Nebraska high court denies latest appeal in 2008 shooting

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP)  The Nebraska Supreme Court has denied an appeal from a Lincoln man convicted of shooting and wounding another man in a parking lot.

Man Arrested for Entering Unlocked Cars

Man Arrested for Entering Unlocked Cars

Police arrested 21 year old Yiel Yiel for getting into 6 different unlocked cars around midnight Thursday near 10th and A.

Shots fired into Lincoln home

Shots fired into Lincoln home

Lincoln Police are looking for suspects who they say fired several shot into a family’s home late Thursday night.

First case of Zika virus transmitted by mosquitoes reported in United States

Courtesy: ABC News An outbreak of the Zika virus has been confirmed in Florida, marking the first time the virus has been found to be transmitted via infected mosquitoes within the U.S. 

School board member found not guilty in animal cruelty case

STANTON, Neb. (AP)  A northeast Nebraska school board member has been found not guilty of charges related to animal cruelty.

Thunderbirds soar into Omaha

Thunderbirds soar into Omaha Video included

The Thunderbirds are one of 14 flight performers at the air show this weekend.

22-year-old man found guilty of murder

OMAHA, Neb. (AP)  A 22-year-old Omaha man has been found guilty of two counts of first-degree murder in the 2014 shooting deaths of two other men.

UPDATE: One dead after plane crash near David City

UPDATE: One dead after plane crash near David City

One person dead after plane crash near David City.

"Back to the Badge" appreciation for local law enforcement

"Back to the Badge" appreciation for local law enforcement

Join the Broadcast House on Friday, July 29th, form 11:00 to 1:00 p.m., as they invite all local law enforcement for an appreciation lunch. 

Rise of the Rest tour coming to Lincoln and Omaha Video included

Rise of the Rest tour coming to Lincoln and Omaha.

Blue Light Project

Kelly and Wayne Gunderson of California are hoping to light up the nation blue, but for a different cause. They're asking for people all around the U.S. to put up blue lights on their homes and businesses to support police. 

Hillary Clinton to stop in Omaha

According to Hillary's campaign, on Monday August 1, Hillary Clinton will be in Omaha.

Body found in Omaha parking garage

OMAHA, Neb. (AP)  Omaha police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found in a downtown parking garage.

Local government leaders remember Senator LaVon Crosby

She was a pro-life leader in the Unicameral, who would want Nebraskans to remember her for her advocacy for the unborn. 

Fire Marshals warn of phone scam

These individuals are placing phone calls to businesses and requiring them to take actions regarding or involving fire safety equipment and procedures. 

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