Associated Press

Pages

Weather
8:00 am
Mon March 17, 2014

Crews battle grass fires in eastern Nebraska

PLATTSMOUTH, Neb. (AP) — Fire crews spent part of their weekend battling wind-swept grass fires in eastern Nebraska.

Read more
Weather
6:40 am
Sat March 15, 2014

Iowa slightly below normal for moisture this year

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Even though it seems it's been a snowy winter, a new report says Iowa is below normal for precipitation this year.

Read more
Crime
6:34 am
Sat March 15, 2014

Omaha police to increase lookout for drunk drivers

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police will have more officers on city streets before and after St. Patrick's Day to be on the lookout for drunken drivers.

Read more
Crime
3:05 pm
Fri March 14, 2014

Ex-investigator denies planting blood in 2006 case

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A disgraced former investigator says he didn't plant evidence during the investigation of an Omaha man convicted of killing a missing college student.

Read more
Crime
1:57 pm
Fri March 14, 2014

Judge: Man accused of 4 slayings can be own lawyer

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge says a man accused of killing four people in Omaha last summer can defend himself at trial.

Read more
Nebraska
10:59 am
Fri March 14, 2014

No injuries reported in Neb. gas pipeline blast

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — No injuries have been reported from an explosion on a natural gas pipeline in eastern Nebraska.

Read more
Government
8:07 am
Fri March 14, 2014

Neb. property tax relief bill for vets advanced

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Some Nebraska veterans could receive more property tax relief under a bill moving through the Legislature.

Read more
Government
1:44 pm
Thu March 13, 2014

Solar tax credit expansion passes Senate committee

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A bill that increases available state money to encourage installation of solar power systems in Iowa has passed a Senate committee and moves forward to the full Senate.

Read more
Sports
8:09 am
Thu March 13, 2014

McDermott unanimous Big East player of the year

NEW YORK (AP) — Doug McDermott, the nation's leading scorer who led Creighton to a second-place finish in its first year in the Big East, is the unanimous choice as the conference's player of the year.

Read more
Crime
8:07 am
Thu March 13, 2014

Judge finds Omaha man not guilty of gun charge

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has ruled that a man alleged to have given a gun to another man accused of killing four Omaha people is not guilty.

Read more

Pages