omaha http://kios.org en Nikko Jenkins pleads no contest to four Omaha murders http://kios.org/post/nikko-jenkins-pleads-no-contest-four-omaha-murders <p>Nikko Jenkins has pleaded no contest in connection with four murders last summer in Omaha. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:54:05 +0000 Katie Schubert 45798 at http://kios.org Man fatally shot at Omaha park near high school http://kios.org/post/man-fatally-shot-omaha-park-near-high-school <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say an 18-year-old has been fatally shot at a park across a street from Omaha's Benson High School. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:10:57 +0000 Associated Press 45733 at http://kios.org Unruly man charged after jet diverts to Nebraska http://kios.org/post/unruly-man-charged-after-jet-diverts-nebraska <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A man removed from a California-bound Southwest Airlines flight is facing federal charges because he tried to open a door. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:10:50 +0000 Associated Press 45695 at http://kios.org Driver dies after crashing on snowy night in Omaha http://kios.org/post/driver-dies-after-crashing-snowy-night-omaha <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police say an Omaha man who was driving too fast for the snowy conditions has died after crashing in his van. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:31:30 +0000 Associated Press 45677 at http://kios.org Additional open houses set for Heartland 2050 project http://kios.org/post/additional-open-houses-set-heartland-2050-project <p>25 open houses are scheduled during the next month for additional public input on the Heartland 2050 plan. Tue, 08 Apr 2014 12:58:57 +0000 Katie Schubert 45382 at http://kios.org 3-alarm fire damages north-central Omaha building http://kios.org/post/3-alarm-fire-damages-north-central-omaha-building <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a three-alarm fire has heavily damaged an Omaha business. Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:15:28 +0000 Associated Press 45330 at http://kios.org Creighton's Doug McDermott named AP Player of the Year http://kios.org/post/creightons-doug-mcdermott-named-ap-player-year <div style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 12.727272033691406px; line-height: 15px;"><p>Creighton senior Doug McDermott had a busy at AT&amp;T Stadium in Arlington,&nbsp;<span style="font-size: 12.727272033691406px;">Texas, the site of this year’s Final Four.&nbsp; McDermott picked up two more&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 12.727272033691406px;">college basketball awards Thursday,&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 12.727272033691406px;">as Greg Echlin reports...</span></p><p></p></div><p></p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 19:43:11 +0000 Greg Echlin 45194 at http://kios.org Omaha Chamber looking for a specific brand, image for the city http://kios.org/post/omaha-chamber-looking-specific-brand-image-city <p>The Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce wants a specific brand and image for the metro area. Thu, 03 Apr 2014 17:47:05 +0000 Katie Schubert 45183 at http://kios.org Millard Public Schools gets new superintendent http://kios.org/post/millard-public-schools-gets-new-superintendent <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new superintendent has been named to lead Millard Public Schools in Omaha. Thu, 03 Apr 2014 13:38:12 +0000 Associated Press 45173 at http://kios.org New security measures in place for city council, county board meetings http://kios.org/post/new-security-measures-place-city-council-county-board-meetings <p>Anyone attending an Omaha City Council or Douglas County Board meeting will notice new security measures in place. Tue, 01 Apr 2014 19:30:00 +0000 Katie Schubert 45069 at http://kios.org