Updated: 7:22 PM A University of Nebraska-Kearney professor has been accused of possessing and distributing child pornography. The Kearney Police Department arrested 52-year-old Joseph Benz late Wednesday.
Updated: 3:57 PM A Norfolk city councilman has been arrested on suspicion of drunken driving.
Updated: 11:35 AM State Troopers rerouted drivers off Interstate 80 after a semi truck crashed. It happened just East of the Pleasant Dale exit around 9:15 Thursday morning.
Posted: 6:17 AM House Republicans have pushed through legislation to bypass the president to speed approval of the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada to Texas.
Updated: 5:31 AM No doubt people in Oklahoma need help from the rest of the country to put their lives back together after a tornado devastated the area, but fraudsters are also looking to take advantage of your willingness to help.
Updated: 7:43 AM Money. It's the only thing the Red Cross says is guaranteed to help tornado victims. Sending something else can quickly become another burden. "If you look at the pictures of Moore, Oklahoma, there are no houses," said Susan Epps, Executive Director of the Cornhusker Chapter of the American Red Cross.
Updated: 6:04 AM The York Police Department is looking for a woman driver who may have been involved in a hit and run incident at York’s Wal-Mart last Friday, May 17.
Posted: 2:20 PM Lincoln Police Sergeant Thomas L. Hamm, age 53, has died. Sergeant Hamm was a 24-year veteran of the Lincoln Police Department. He is survived by his wife, Kathy; his three daughters, Bethany, Charity and Haley; his parents and other family members.
Updated: 6:34 AM Beginning Tuesday, May 21, S. 17th Street from South to “A” streets will be closed for about eight weeks for street rehabilitation. The project was originally scheduled to begin in early May, but it was delayed when the Near South Neighborhood Association asked if some of the existing stone curb could be incorporated into the project.