Metropolitan Community College plans to start offering accelerated five-week-long classes this fall.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man has been convicted of first-degree murder in the 2014 fatal shooting of a jewelry store owner during a botched robbery.

The USDA wants more support for development of urban agriculture and local food systems.

Omaha’s OneWorld Community Health Centers will open a clinic in Bellevue this fall.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 31-year-old Omaha man has been sentenced to up to 70 years for the shooting death of his estranged friend.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a 41-year-old Omaha police officer has been arrested, accused of domestic assault.

A public hearing is scheduled for this evening on Omaha’s 2016 budget.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Douglas County Sheriff's Office says a man who was shot during a confrontation with deputies in west Omaha has died.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is buying Precision Castparts Corp. for about $32.36 billion.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a 47-year-old Omaha resident has died in a hospital after a sport utility vehicle crashed.