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  • First Home In Pilger Re-Built Since Tornadoes

    First Home In Pilger Re-Built Since Tornadoes

    Thursday, construction crews put up the first new home in Pilger since the tornadoes. Now the homeowner is hoping it will encourage others to come back to town. She said it’s the next step in restoring Pilger.More >>
    Thursday, construction crews put up the first new home in Pilger since the tornadoes. Now the homeowner is hoping it will encourage others to come back to town. She said it’s the next step in restoring Pilger.More >>
  • Omaha Man Arrested For Death Of Baby

    Omaha Man Arrested For Death Of Baby

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    A Council Bluffs man is under arrest in Omaha days after his girlfriend's baby was taken to the hospital with extremely critical injuries.More >>
    A Council Bluffs man is under arrest in Omaha days after his girlfriend's baby was taken to the hospital with extremely critical injuries.More >>
  • Police: Yutan Vandals May Be Hiding Out In Omaha

    Police: Yutan Vandals May Be Hiding Out In Omaha

    New information has the Saunders County Sheriff’s Department working with Omaha Crime Stoppers to catch a group of thieves. Police said they broke into a private pool in Yutan. Now investigators think the crooks may be connected to crimes in Omaha.More >>
    New information has the Saunders County Sheriff’s Department working with Omaha Crime Stoppers to catch a group of thieves. Police said they broke into a private pool in Yutan. Now investigators think the crooks may be connected to crimes in Omaha. More >>
  • Free Flights for People Who Need Medical Transportation

    Free Flights for People Who Need Medical Transportation

    Liz Bonis CINCINNATI, OH (KPTM)- A number of private airlines around the country are teaming up with the Corporate Angel Network to help people who need out of town medical treatment get the care they need, at no cost.More >>
    Liz Bonis CINCINNATI, OH (KPTM)- A number of private airlines around the country are teaming up with the Corporate Angel Network to help people who need out of town medical treatment get the care they need, at no cost.More >>
  • Cancer Calendars Help Breast Cancer Survivors With Scary Experience of Treatment

    Cancer Calendars Help Breast Cancer Survivors With Scary Experience of Treatment

    OMAHA (KPTM)- Project Pink’d started in Omaha five years ago. Since then the non-profit organization has raised over a half-million dollars to help breast cancer survivors. One of the projects is a calendar with local breast cancer survivors who model and write their inspirational story on their page. “And we’ve even gotten testimonials saying I was sitting in the doctor’s office and I was reading all this and then th...More >>
    OMAHA (KPTM)- Project Pink’d started in Omaha five years ago. Since then the non-profit organization has raised over a half-million dollars to help breast cancer survivors. One of the projects is a calendar with local breast cancer survivors who model and write their inspirational story on their page. “And we’ve even gotten testimonials saying I was sitting in the doctor’s office and I was reading all this and then th...More >>
  • Teen Loses Teeth, Insurance Won't Pay For New Ones

    Teen Loses Teeth, Insurance Won't Pay For New Ones

    Cassie Carlisle DELANO, CA (KPTM)- After surviving two different types of cancer, one California teen is working toward a new goal, keeping a smile on his face.More >>
    Cassie Carlisle DELANO, CA (KPTM)- After surviving two different types of cancer, one California teen is working toward a new goal, keeping a smile on his face.
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  • Former Firefighter: Cel Phone Fires A Real Risk

    Former Firefighter: Cel Phone Fires A Real Risk

    Former Firefighter: Cel Phone Fires A Real Risk

    Omaha(KPTM)- Grant Peterson is now a manager at iRepair Smartphones, but he was once a volunteer firefighter. Peterson says electronics safety was part of his firefighter training, it's also something he practices in his current role."Right on the battery, for instance on this iPhone battery, it says potential for fire or burning. You never want to puncture your battery, or expose it to any kind of heat, like inside your car on a hot summer day, that would definitely be over 130 degrees so th...More >>
    Omaha(KPTM)- Grant Peterson is now a manager at iRepair Smartphones, but he was once a volunteer firefighter. Peterson says electronics safety was part of his firefighter training, it's also something he practices in his current role."Right on the battery, for instance on this iPhone battery, it says potential for fire or burning. You never want to puncture your battery, or expose it to any kind of heat, like inside your car on a hot summer day, that would definitely be over 130 degrees so th...More >>
  • Substantial' damage at UCLA, including arena, after water pipe break

    Substantial' damage at UCLA, including arena, after water pipe break

    Substantial' damage at UCLA, including arena, after water pipe break

    By Jason Hanna (CNN) -- Hundreds of vehicles waterlogged and stranded. A famous basketball court possibly warped. Six facilities out of commission, including a student health center.A day after millions of gallons of water gushed out of a old, busted water main, UCLA had quite a mess on its hands Wednesday -- and it still was trying to figure out how big."We're nowhere near (figuring the cost) yet," UCLA Assistant Vice Chancellor Kelly Schmader said Wednesday near the north side of campus, no...More >>
    By Jason Hanna (CNN) -- Hundreds of vehicles waterlogged and stranded. A famous basketball court possibly warped. Six facilities out of commission, including a student health center.A day after millions of gallons of water gushed out of a old, busted water main, UCLA had quite a mess on its hands Wednesday -- and it still was trying to figure out how big."We're nowhere near (figuring the cost) yet," UCLA Assistant Vice Chancellor Kelly Schmader said Wednesday near the north side of campus, no...More >>
  • Florida Boy goes to park alone, mom arrested

    Florida Boy goes to park alone, mom arrested

    Florida Boy goes to park alone, mom arrested

    By Elizabeth Harrington Port St. Lucie, FL (WPTV) -- A mom faces a charge of child neglect after she allowed her son to go to a local park alone. She says he's old enough but Port St. Lucie Police disagree. Now she's fighting back."I'm totally dumbfounded by this whole situation," says Nicole Gainey. It began last Saturday afternoon when Gainey gave her son Dominic permission to walk from their house to Sportsman's Park . "Honestly didn't think I was doing anything wrong," says Gainey, "I w...More >>
    By Elizabeth Harrington Port St. Lucie, FL (WPTV) -- A mom faces a charge of child neglect after she allowed her son to go to a local park alone. She says he's old enough but Port St. Lucie Police disagree. Now she's fighting back."I'm totally dumbfounded by this whole situation," says Nicole Gainey. It began last Saturday afternoon when Gainey gave her son Dominic permission to walk from their house to Sportsman's Park . "Honestly didn't think I was doing anything wrong," says Gainey, "I w...More >>
  • Downtown Loft Burglarized: Thief Steals Tools And Victim's Livelihood

    Downtown Loft Burglarized: Thief Steals Tools And Victim's Livelihood

    New security measures are being taken at a downtown loft. This after police said a thief broke in during the night and stole thousands of dollars’ worth of tools.More >>
    New security measures are being taken at a downtown loft. This after police said a thief broke in during the night and stole thousands of dollars’ worth of tools.More >>
  • App Offers Help With Anxiety

    App Offers Help With Anxiety

    App Offers Help With Anxiety

    Omaha(KPTM)-With the start of school right around the corner, many teens are already feeling some anxiety. A new, free app called MindShift offers them tools to help them with everything from mindfulness to positive thinking.Licensed mental health therapist Janet Johnson says she sees a lot of teens. "About 95% of the patients I see are under the age of 25," said Johnston who adds that many of those patients come to her for help dealing with anxiety.While she says many of the resources availa...More >>
    Omaha(KPTM)-With the start of school right around the corner, many teens are already feeling some anxiety. A new, free app called MindShift offers them tools to help them with everything from mindfulness to positive thinking.Licensed mental health therapist Janet Johnson says she sees a lot of teens. "About 95% of the patients I see are under the age of 25," said Johnston who adds that many of those patients come to her for help dealing with anxiety.While she says many of the resources availa...More >>
  • 1 in 3 U.S. adults have 'debt in collections'

    1 in 3 U.S. adults have 'debt in collections'

    1 in 3 U.S. adults have 'debt in collections'

    MONEY-debt-collections-1-Image(s) Available (Originally Published: 7/29/2014 3:25 AM)(Updated with Images: 7/29/2014 6:19 AM) 1 in 3 U.S. adults have 'debt in collections' By Jeanne Sahadi NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Americans have a debt problem. An estimated 1 in 3 adults with a credit history -- or 77 million people -- are so far behind on some of their debt payments that their account has been put "in collections." That's a key finding from a new Urban Institute study. It exa...More >>
    MONEY-debt-collections-1-Image(s) Available (Originally Published: 7/29/2014 3:25 AM)(Updated with Images: 7/29/2014 6:19 AM) 1 in 3 U.S. adults have 'debt in collections' By Jeanne Sahadi NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Americans have a debt problem. An estimated 1 in 3 adults with a credit history -- or 77 million people -- are so far behind on some of their debt payments that their account has been put "in collections." That's a key finding from a new Urban Institute study. It exa...More >>
  • Students Donate Shed to Pilger Tornado Victim

    Students Donate Shed to Pilger Tornado Victim

    Students Donate Shed to Pilger Tornado Victim

    PILGER, Neb. (KPTM)- A semester long project created by some high school students is now sitting in Eric VonSeggren’s yard. “You know what, it’s a good place to start rebuilding,” said VonSeggren. VonSeggren’s home was lost in the Pilger tornadoes. When his daughter called and said some high school students wanted to donate a shed, he was speechless. “They have a shed they want to give to you, give to us, and are you willing? I said no question-most definitely,” said VonSeggren. “It feels goo...More >>
    PILGER, Neb. (KPTM)- A semester long project created by some high school students is now sitting in Eric VonSeggren’s yard. “You know what, it’s a good place to start rebuilding,” said VonSeggren. VonSeggren’s home was lost in the Pilger tornadoes. When his daughter called and said some high school students wanted to donate a shed, he was speechless. “They have a shed they want to give to you, give to us, and are you willing? I said no question-most definitely,” said VonSeggren. “It feels goo...More >>
  • Feeling Sick? Doctors Say Illness Likely Caused By Stress

    Feeling Sick? Doctors Say Illness Likely Caused By Stress

    Franque ThompsonOMAHA (KPTM)- If you feel like you've been sick for a while, doctors said it may be because of stress.Doctors said 75 to 90 percent of their patients that deal with stress has a health issue because of it, and adds most people don't even know stress is making them sick. However, there are ways to fight it.Students of Lotus House of Yoga all have different lives, but they all have one thing in common—th...More >>
    Franque ThompsonOMAHA (KPTM)- If you feel like you've been sick for a while, doctors said it may be because of stress.Doctors said 75 to 90 percent of their patients that deal with stress has a health issue because of it, and adds most people don't even know stress is making them sick. However, there are ways to fight it.Students of Lotus House of Yoga all have different lives, but they all have one thing in common—th...More >>
  • Bank Robberies: A Hard Crime To Solve

    Bank Robberies: A Hard Crime To Solve

    Omaha Police and the FBI are on the hunt for two bank robbers. Investigators said two men went inside the Bank of the West location in Midtown just before 11:00 Monday morning and held it up.More >>
    Omaha Police and the FBI are on the hunt for two bank robbers. Investigators said two men went inside the Bank of the West location in Midtown just before 11:00 Monday morning and held it up. More >>
  • Omaha Comics Store Wins "Best In The World" Award

    Omaha Comics Store Wins "Best In The World" Award

    Omaha Comics Store Wins "Best In The World" Award

    Omaha(KPTM)-The owners of Legend Comics Coffee found out Friday they'd been named best in the world. The Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Retailer Award, an honor given to the shop, via a trophy presentation at Comic-Con international, was split between the Omaha-based store and All Star Comics of Melbourne, Australia.This is the second time the store has been named as a finalist for the award which honors retailers who have supported the industry not just through sales but community involvement...More >>
    Omaha(KPTM)-The owners of Legend Comics Coffee found out Friday they'd been named best in the world. The Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Retailer Award, an honor given to the shop, via a trophy presentation at Comic-Con international, was split between the Omaha-based store and All Star Comics of Melbourne, Australia.This is the second time the store has been named as a finalist for the award which honors retailers who have supported the industry not just through sales but community involvement...More >>
  • One Month Later, Pilger Residents Still Trying To Decide Next Step

    One Month Later, Pilger Residents Still Trying To Decide Next Step

    President Barack Obama signed a disaster declaration for Nebraska cities and towns with damage from storms that happened from June 14th to 21st.More >>
    President Barack Obama signed a disaster declaration for Nebraska cities and towns with damage from storms that happened from June 14th to 21st.More >>
  • Men Robbed While Meeting Up To Buy Truck

    Men Robbed While Meeting Up To Buy Truck

    Police are searching for a man who they say robbed two men while posing to sell a truck.More >>
    Police are searching for a man who they say robbed two men while posing to sell a truck.More >>
  • Rush Hour In Omaha: OPD's ABLE-1 Keeping Watch Over Traffic

    Rush Hour In Omaha: OPD's ABLE-1 Keeping Watch Over Traffic

    It’s nothing new, rush hour. It occurs twice a day, once in the morning and once in the evening. The majority of people hate spending that time in the car, but there is something out there that’s now trying to make it a little smoother.More >>
    It’s nothing new, rush hour. It occurs twice a day, once in the morning and once in the evening. The majority of people hate spending that time in the car, but there is something out there that’s now trying to make it a little smoother. More >>
  • Police Chase Caught On Camera

    Police Chase Caught On Camera

    Four people are now behind bars after running away from police and leading them on a dangerous chase through town.  More >>
    Four people are now behind bars after running away from police and leading them on a dangerous chase through town.     More >>
  • Mayor Stothert Delivers Budget Proposal To Omaha City Council

    Mayor Stothert Delivers Budget Proposal To Omaha City Council

    Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert submitted a budget for 2015 that includes property tax cuts, additional police officers, and more street resurfacing.More >>
    Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert submitted a budget for 2015 that includes property tax cuts, additional police officers, and more street resurfacing.More >>
  • Activities Director Helps School Win Championships; Now Looking to Win Cancer Battle

    Activities Director Helps School Win Championships; Now Looking to Win Cancer Battle

    Activities Director Helps School Win Championships; Now Looking to Win Cancer Battle

    OMAHA (KPTM)- After helping an Omaha high school win dozens of championships over the years, an Omaha man is now fighting for the next big win of his life, beating cancer. The roar from the crowd when Mike McMahon entered the room Wednesday was similar to the thousands of times Omaha Skutt fans have had an opportunity to cheer on their favorite team or sport. “That’s why the athletic teams at Skutt Catholic have been so successful; his leadership and his example has rubbed off on everybody,” ...More >>
    OMAHA (KPTM)- After helping an Omaha high school win dozens of championships over the years, an Omaha man is now fighting for the next big win of his life, beating cancer. The roar from the crowd when Mike McMahon entered the room Wednesday was similar to the thousands of times Omaha Skutt fans have had an opportunity to cheer on their favorite team or sport. “That’s why the athletic teams at Skutt Catholic have been so successful; his leadership and his example has rubbed off on everybody,” ...More >>
  • Gas Station Drive Offs: Police Urging Crooks To Think Twice

    Gas Station Drive Offs: Police Urging Crooks To Think Twice

    Omaha Police say it’s nothing new, drive offs at the gas pump, but a spike in thefts at one Millard gas station has officers now warning crooks from doing it again. The police department is asking for the public’s help and it says there is something you do if the driver at the pump next to you takes off.More >>
    Omaha Police say it’s nothing new, drive offs at the gas pump, but a spike in thefts at one Millard gas station has officers now warning crooks from doing it again. The police department is asking for the public’s help and it says there is something you do if the driver at the pump next to you takes off.More >>
  • Roof Repairs: Spotting Hidden Damage

    Roof Repairs: Spotting Hidden Damage

    Over the past few months we’ve seen a lot of severe weather. It’s creating new business for roofers. They say it’s some of the worst damage they’ve seen in years. Now these roofing companies are warning people about hidden damage.More >>
    Over the past few months we’ve seen a lot of severe weather. It’s creating new business for roofers. They say it’s some of the worst damage they’ve seen in years. Now these roofing companies are warning people about hidden damage. More >>
  • Omaha 5th Grader Heading To The White House

    Omaha 5th Grader Heading To The White House

    Next week an Omaha 5th grader will be heading to the White House. This after winning a nationwide recipe contest as part of the First Lady’s Let’s Move! Initiative. Now the 10-year-old is showing off her recipe.More >>
    Next week an Omaha 5th grader will be heading to the White House. This after winning a nationwide recipe contest as part of the First Lady’s Let’s Move! Initiative. Now the 10-year-old is showing off her recipe. More >>
  • Pilger Clean Up: Historical Middle School Demolished

    Pilger Clean Up: Historical Middle School Demolished

    An emotional day in the Village of Pilger Friday morning as demolition crews started tearing down the Wisner-Pilger Middle School.More >>
    An emotional day in the Village of Pilger Friday morning as demolition crews started tearing down the Wisner-Pilger Middle School. More >>
  • Omaha Pool Fighting To Stay Open

    Omaha Pool Fighting To Stay Open

    We’re several weeks into summer already but one of the oldest pools in Omaha is still empty. That’s because after 57 years, it now needs repairs. The new work will cost thousands of dollars to fix and the neighborhood needs your help raising the money.More >>
    We’re several weeks into summer already but one of the oldest pools in Omaha is still empty. That’s because after 57 years, it now needs repairs. The new work will cost thousands of dollars to fix and the neighborhood needs your help raising the money. More >>
  • Sharing The Road With Wildlife

    Sharing The Road With Wildlife

    If you’re planning on hitting the road for your next vacation, beware of wildlife. The Nebraska State Patrol is reminding drivers this summer to watch out for animals on the roadway.More >>
    If you’re planning on hitting the road for your next vacation, beware of wildlife. The Nebraska State Patrol is reminding drivers this summer to watch out for animals on the roadway. More >>
  • Heavy Rain Eroding Council Bluffs Creek

    Heavy Rain Eroding Council Bluffs Creek

    People living near a creek in Council Bluffs now face the chance of flooding. That's because the creek keeps eating up their back yards and now Council Bluffs city officials are speaking out.More >>
    People living near a creek in Council Bluffs now face the chance of flooding. That's because the creek keeps eating up their back yards and now Council Bluffs city officials are speaking out.More >>
  • Cheap Ways To Bug Proof Your Home

    Cheap Ways To Bug Proof Your Home

    If you walk outside right now, you may quickly find yourself with several new bug bites. Before long the same thing may be happening inside unless you do something to keep bugs out of your home.More >>
    If you walk outside right now, you may quickly find yourself with several new bug bites. Before long the same thing may be happening inside unless you do something to keep bugs out of your home.More >>
  • The Second Time This Week: A Semi Slams Into A West Omaha Bridge

    The Second Time This Week: A Semi Slams Into A West Omaha Bridge

    A pedestrian bridge over a busy west Omaha street is now back open Wednesday night and it just might have a new record. For the second time this week it was hit by a truck and for the second time this week the bridge survived.More >>
    A pedestrian bridge over a busy west Omaha street is now back open Wednesday night and it just might have a new record. For the second time this week it was hit by a truck and for the second time this week the bridge survived.More >>
  • Police Arrest Man Using Parking Meter To Smash Windows Of Downtown Business

    Police Arrest Man Using Parking Meter To Smash Windows Of Downtown Business

    An Omaha man is behind bars after police said he destroyed a new car and smashed the store front window of a downtown business with a parking meter.More >>
    An Omaha man is behind bars after police said he destroyed a new car and smashed the store front window of a downtown business with a parking meter. More >>
  • Shooting Off Fireworks In Omaha: What's Legal And What's Not

    Shooting Off Fireworks In Omaha: What's Legal And What's Not

    Now is the time to shoot off fireworks. Friday is Independence Day and people living in the city of Omaha are legally allowed to shoot off fireworks. New Tuesday night though, the Omaha Police Department is reminding people of some forgotten laws involving fire crackers.More >>
    Now is the time to shoot off fireworks. Friday is Independence Day and people living in the city of Omaha are legally allowed to shoot off fireworks. New Tuesday night though, the Omaha Police Department is reminding people of some forgotten laws involving fire crackers. More >>
  • Missouri River Rising: Flooding At N.P. Dodge Park

    Missouri River Rising: Flooding At N.P. Dodge Park

    A large amount of new rainfall has caused several levees in northwestern Iowa to break. Now cities downstream are bracing for flooding.More >>
    A large amount of new rainfall has caused several levees in northwestern Iowa to break. Now cities downstream are bracing for flooding.More >>
  • Stanton County Tornadoes: Town Comes Together After Devastation

    Stanton County Tornadoes: Town Comes Together After Devastation

    With all the destruction, people in the town of Pilger are coming together.More >>
    With all the destruction, people in the town of Pilger are coming together. More >>
  • Bar Dedicated To Soccer Opens Just In Time For World Cup

    Bar Dedicated To Soccer Opens Just In Time For World Cup

    While baseball fans are flocking to TD Ameritrade Park for the College World Series, soccer fans are heading to the TV to watch the World Cup in Brazil.More >>
    While baseball fans are flocking to TD Ameritrade Park for the College World Series, soccer fans are heading to the TV to watch the World Cup in Brazil. More >>
  • Firefighters Battle Blaze At Ralston Apartment Complex

    Firefighters Battle Blaze At Ralston Apartment Complex

    The Omaha Fire Department battled a blaze Monday afternoon at the Enclave apartment complex near 99th and Q Streets.More >>
    The Omaha Fire Department battled a blaze Monday afternoon at the Enclave apartment complex near 99th and Q Streets.More >>
  • Several Alcohol Related Arrests At College World Series: Police And Bars Cracking Down

    Several Alcohol Related Arrests At College World Series: Police And Bars Cracking Down

    The College World Series has only just begun and the Omaha Police Department has already arrested several people for MIP’s and DUI’s. Officers have also run into many who are drinking in areas they shouldn’t be.More >>
    The College World Series has only just begun and the Omaha Police Department has already arrested several people for MIP’s and DUI’s. Officers have also run into many who are drinking in areas they shouldn’t be. More >>
  • Sex Trafficking At The College World Series; Local Group Taking A Stand

    Sex Trafficking At The College World Series; Local Group Taking A Stand

    Sex trafficking has been reported all over the world, in all 50 states and even in Nebraska. With hundreds of thousands of people attending the College World Series, the FBI said it’s a big opportunity for crime, especially pimps trying to sell young girls as prostitutes.More >>
    Sex trafficking has been reported all over the world, in all 50 states and even in Nebraska. With hundreds of thousands of people attending the College World Series, the FBI said it’s a big opportunity for crime, especially pimps trying to sell young girls as prostitutes.More >>
  • Omaha Police K-9 Named In Memory Of Fallen Officer

    Omaha Police K-9 Named In Memory Of Fallen Officer

    Monday the Omaha Police Department showed off its newest K-9’s and one the dogs was given a very special name.More >>
    Monday the Omaha Police Department showed off its newest K-9’s and one the dogs was given a very special name. More >>
  • Mother Begs For Violence In Omaha To Stop

    Mother Begs For Violence In Omaha To Stop

    A violent weekend in north Omaha, gun shots rang out in several neighborhoods.More >>
    A violent weekend in north Omaha, gun shots rang out in several neighborhoods. More >>
  • Falling Trees Miss House In Tuesday's Storms

    Falling Trees Miss House In Tuesday's Storms

    A city east of Council Bluffs was hit hard by Tuesday’s storm. The people in Oakland, Iowa are still cleaning up the damage.More >>
    A city east of Council Bluffs was hit hard by Tuesday’s storm. The people in Oakland, Iowa are still cleaning up the damage. More >>
  • Hail Damage Near Oakland Iowa

    Hail Damage Near Oakland Iowa

    OAKLAND,IOWA(kptm) - Quarter size hail damaged homes and vehicles near Oakland, Iowa Tuesday evening.One home had extensive damage to the siding and windows. Vehicles slid off the road in areas of high water.More >>
    OAKLAND,IOWA(kptm) - Quarter size hail damaged homes and vehicles near Oakland, Iowa Tuesday evening.One home had extensive damage to the siding and windows. Vehicles slid off the road in areas of high water.More >>
  • Crooks Caught On Camera Trying To Break Into Omaha Home

    Crooks Caught On Camera Trying To Break Into Omaha Home

    A local woman tells Fox 42 News that two crooks are still on the loose tonight. She said they tried breaking into her home and car while she was sleeping, but couldn't get in.More >>
    A local woman tells Fox 42 News that two crooks are still on the loose tonight. She said they tried breaking into her home and car while she was sleeping, but couldn't get in. More >>
  • Sizing Up Health Care for Students

    Sizing Up Health Care for Students

    OMAHA(KPTM)-As the deadline to get covered or face a penalty nears. Students are looking into their health insurance options. Marcia Adler has served as the Director of Health Services at the UniversityMore >>
    OMAHA(KPTM)-As the deadline to get covered or face a penalty nears. Students are looking into their health insurance options.More >>
  • From the Big Screen to the Big ‘O’; New Sport Combines Martial Arts and Gymnastics

    From the Big Screen to the Big ‘O’; New Sport Combines Martial Arts and Gymnastics

    Maureen Wurtz OMAHA (KPTM)- Is it dangerous, or an up and coming sport? Parkour is a trend that's sweeping over the country. It started overseas, and has made its way to the heartland. "Parkour is gettingMore >>
    Maureen Wurtz OMAHA (KPTM)- Is it dangerous, or an up and coming sport? Parkour is a trend that's sweeping over the country. It started overseas, and has made its way to the heartland. "Parkour is gettingMore >>
  • Crooks Using Counterfeit Currency in MIdtown

    Crooks Using Counterfeit Currency in MIdtown

    Meghan McRoberts OMAHA (KPTM)- Some businesses in Midtown say they're seeing more counterfeit cash.Some are catching the bad bills, but there a ways you can prevent ending up with one. Business comesMore >>
    Some businesses in Midtown say they're seeing more counterfeit cash.Some are catching the bad bills, but there a ways you can prevent ending up with one.More >>
  • Growing Car Scam Could Cost You Your Car

    Growing Car Scam Could Cost You Your Car

    Meghan McRoberts OMAHA (KPTM)- Imagine buying a car you've always wanted, only to find out it was stolen, or even have it repossessed from your driveway. It's a scenario that's been seen across theMore >>
    Imagine buying a car you've always wanted, only to find out it was stolen, or even have it repossessed from your driveway.

    It's a scenario that's been seen across the country as a result of a growing scam called V.I.N cloning.
    More >>
  • Blind Cat Beats The Odds

    Blind Cat Beats The Odds

    Franque Thompson COUNCIL BLUFFS (KPTM)- A cat on a racetrack while drivers are speeding by sounds like a death sentence. But it wasn't for one feline in Mills County. "This is what rescues about. TakingMore >>
    A cat on a racetrack while drivers are speeding by sounds like a death sentence.  But it wasn't for one feline in Mills County.More >>
  • Weather Closings and Cancellations

    Weather Closings and Cancellations

    Church Closings, Snow Emergencies and Weather ClosingsMore >>
  • Omaha's Eye In The Sky Costs Taxpayers Big Bucks

    Omaha's Eye In The Sky Costs Taxpayers Big Bucks

    By: Melina Matthes MMatthes@kptm.com OMAHA (kptm) - They can get anywhere in the city in less than 6 minutes. They travel at 150 miles per hour on a regular basis. We're talking about Omaha's policeMore >>
    Each time there are cuts in the city budget ABLE 1, Omaha's police helicopter, is put on the chopping block.  More >>
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