General News

Omaha
12:50 pm
Thu May 15, 2014

New collaboration to address needs, achievement of young black males

Leon Andrews of the National League of Cities speaks Thursday in Omaha about initiatives to improve outcomes for young black males.
Credit Katie Knapp Schubert / KIOS-FM

A new collaboration between the city of Omaha and more than 40 organizations seeks to meet the needs of and improve conditions for young black men.

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General News
6:06 am
Wed May 14, 2014

Peyton Manning to Speak at the 60th Omaha Charity Sports Banquet

Peyton Manning

The 60th annual Omaha Charity Sports Banquet takes place this Thursday at the CenturyLink Center.

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Omaha
10:53 am
Tue May 13, 2014

1 person injured in Omaha house fire

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — One person has been injured in an Omaha house fire.

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Omaha
3:48 pm
Fri May 9, 2014

Deaf Nebraska med student awarded legal fees

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A federal judge has ordered Creighton University in Omaha to pay nearly $500,000 in legal fees for a deaf medical student who successfully sued the school for discrimination.

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Omaha
8:01 am
Fri May 9, 2014

Free ridesharing deal continuing in Omaha, Lincoln

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The ridesharing company Lyft says it will continue offering free rides in Omaha and Lincoln.

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Omaha
1:00 am
Fri May 9, 2014

Live Well Omaha Commuter Challenge focuses on alternative transportation

Live Well Omaha’s Commuter Challenge is underway through the end of September.

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Omaha
8:07 am
Thu May 8, 2014

Police investigate Omaha woman's death as homicide

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say the death of a woman found near a fire in Omaha is being investigated as a homicide.

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Omaha
8:05 am
Wed May 7, 2014

Omaha family sues state over killer's release

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A lawsuit against the state says officials should not have released from prison the eventual killer of an Omaha woman and three other people.

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Technology
12:53 pm
Tue May 6, 2014

UNMC, UNL team testing mini-robots in space-like conditions

UNMC surgical fellow Dr. Anton Simorov tests one of the mini-robots during a zero-G aircraft flight last week.
Credit UNMC

UNMC and UNL researchers are testing whether mini-robots could perform surgery in space.

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Omaha
8:00 am
Tue May 6, 2014

Inmate facing child porn charges dies in jail

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a man in the Douglas County jail facing child pornography charges has died.

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