OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Metropolitan Entertainment and Convention Authority is considering adding a Ferris wheel, a zipline and party houses in downtown Omaha for next year's College World Series and the U.S. Olympic Swim Trials.

More than 800 veterans from 46 states are participating in the National Veterans Golden Age Games in Omaha.

The Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts will have two locations open Saturday for public tours and events.

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

29 plays are part of this year’s PlayLab and MainStage at the Great Plains Theatre Conference.

StoryCorps has returned to Omaha, and you’re encouraged to share your story over the next month.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — New York Mayor Bill de Blasio will be the keynote speaker for the University of Nebraska Peter J. Hoagland Lecture next week.

The Omaha Public Library is hosting an event Saturday with children’s book author Jan Brett.

While hidden camera shows abound on reality TV, one of the biggest recent hits is “Impractical Jokers” with over two million viewers tuning in every Thursday night.

Omaha’s second annual day of giving raised twice as much as last year, with triple the participation.