Sheriff: 2-year-old died, 7-year-old rescued by hunter after being abandoned in vehicle

SHERIFF: 2-YEAR-OLD DIED, 7-YEAR-OLD RESCUED BY HUNTER AFTER BEING ABANDONED IN VEHICLE

"At some point, the 7-year-old was able to walk away from the truck and approached a hunter in the woods asking for help."

McConnell backs off Senate filibuster fight with Schumer

MCCONNELL BACKS OFF SENATE FILIBUSTER FIGHT WITH SCHUMER

Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell backed off his demand that Senate Democrats preserve the procedural tool known as the filibuster,...

 
 
 
Flurries end early Tuesday, more light snow overnight

FLURRIES END EARLY TUESDAY, MORE LIGHT SNOW OVERNIGHT

Coming off a different type of top ten day in Omaha: A top ten one-day snowfall! Another round of very light snow arrives tonight....

State troopers respond to hundreds of stranded motorists on I-80

STATE TROOPERS RESPOND TO HUNDREDS OF STRANDED MOTORISTS ON I-80

'Driving difficult to impossible'

 
 
 
Lanes reopened after crash near Atlantic shuts down part of I-80 Monday evening

LANES REOPENED AFTER CRASH NEAR ATLANTIC SHUTS DOWN PART OF I-80 MONDAY EVENING

A crash on Interstate 80 near Atlantic backed traffic up for "a couple miles."

Driver runs off after car hits house, catches fire near Henry Doorly Zoo

DRIVER RUNS OFF AFTER CAR HITS HOUSE, CATCHES FIRE NEAR HENRY DOORLY ZOO

A car crashed into a house and caught fire near the Henry Doorly Zoo Monday evening.

 
 
 
NSP: Troopers responded to more than 300 weather-related incidents Monday

NSP: TROOPERS RESPONDED TO MORE THAN 300 WEATHER-RELATED INCIDENTS MONDAY

According to a news release from the NSP, troopers performed 313 motorist assists and responded to 28 crashes.

Schools close, or schedule remote learning for Tuesday as eastern Nebraska pummeled by snow

SCHOOLS CLOSE, OR SCHEDULE REMOTE LEARNING FOR TUESDAY AS EASTERN NEBRASKA PUMMELED BY SNOW

 
 
 
FBI agents arrest Omaha man for actions during U.S. Capitol attack

FBI AGENTS ARREST OMAHA MAN FOR ACTIONS DURING U.S. CAPITOL ATTACK

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White House recommits to getting Harriet Tubman on $20 bill

WHITE HOUSE RECOMMITS TO GETTING HARRIET TUBMAN ON $20 BILL

The Biden administration says it is "exploring ways to speed up" release of $20 bills featuring Harriet Tubman after the Trump administration...

 
 
 
WATCH: Storm chaser gives live look at eastern Nebraska as nearly a foot of snow expected

WATCH: STORM CHASER GIVES LIVE LOOK AT EASTERN NEBRASKA AS NEARLY A FOOT OF SNOW EXPECTED

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Gov. Ricketts to provide COVID-19, vaccination update Monday morning

GOV. RICKETTS TO PROVIDE COVID-19, VACCINATION UPDATE MONDAY MORNING

 
 
 
Mass vaccination event in Lincoln could be a model in Nebraska

MASS VACCINATION EVENT IN LINCOLN COULD BE A MODEL IN NEBRASKA

Health officials in Lincoln said roughly 2,400 health care workers received the vaccine Friday .

COVID-19 in Iowa, Nebraska: Tracking cases, and the latest vaccine information

COVID-19 IN IOWA, NEBRASKA: TRACKING CASES, AND THE LATEST VACCINE INFORMATION

 
 
 
Sarah Huckabee Sanders running for Arkansas governor

SARAH HUCKABEE SANDERS RUNNING FOR ARKANSAS GOVERNOR

Former White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders has launched her bid to be the next governor of Arkansas.

White House begins talks with lawmakers on COVID-19 relief

WHITE HOUSE BEGINS TALKS WITH LAWMAKERS ON COVID-19 RELIEF

Top aides to President Joe Biden have begun talks with a group of moderate Senate Republicans and Democrats on a $1.9 trillion coronavirus...

 
 
 
SEVERE IMPACT: Major winter storm likely Monday

SEVERE IMPACT: MAJOR WINTER STORM LIKELY MONDAY

Significant snowfall is likely Monday with widespread heavy snow this afternoon and evening. Travel will become difficult to impossible...

Now Serving Omaha: Porky Butts BBQ

NOW SERVING OMAHA: PORKY BUTTS BBQ

KETV NewsWatch 7 is teaming up with Visit Omaha to bring you samples of local eateries worth checking out across the area.

 
 
 
'All hands on deck': First responders, road workers brace for big snowstorm

'ALL HANDS ON DECK': FIRST RESPONDERS, ROAD WORKERS BRACE FOR BIG SNOWSTORM

"We have a lot of commuters coming into Omaha every morning so our Fremont area and highway 275 is just as important to us," Tom Renninger,...

Sarpy, Cass communities brace for snowstorm

SARPY, CASS COMMUNITIES BRACE FOR SNOWSTORM

 
 
 



1 dead, several critically injured after tornado in Alabama

1 dead, several critically injured after tornado in Alabama

The damage is being evaluated to determine the strength of the tornado, the National Weather Service in Birmingham said. Read more ...

McConnell, Schumer inch closer to power-sharing deal after Dems back filibuster

McConnell, Schumer inch closer to power-sharing deal after Dems back filibuster

Talks between the top Senate Democrats and Republicans on a power-sharing agreement will move forward after a major sticking point in negotiations was resolved, Minority Leader... Read more ...

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell has been banned from Twitter

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell has been banned from Twitter

Twitter made its decision based on a new policy it enacted after the Capitol insurrection whereby people who repeatedly share election misinformation can be permanently banned. Read more ...

'I still have trouble with it': One year on, Lakers stars struggle to come...

'I still have trouble with it': One year on, Lakers stars struggle to come to terms with Kobe Bryant's death

One year on from the tragic helicopter crash that took Kobe Bryant, along with his daughter Gianna and seven others, those inside the Lakers organization still acutely feel the... Read more ...

At least five people injured in Oregon after vehicle hits multiple pedestrians

At least five people injured in Oregon after vehicle hits multiple pedestrians

A vehicle struck at least five people in Portland, Oregon, on Monday afternoon, authorities said. Read more ...

Mask row allegedly led to arrest of rapper Trey Songz after star ‘placed...

Mask row allegedly led to arrest of rapper Trey Songz after star ‘placed police officer in headlock' at NFL game

Details have emerged about the arrest of rapper Trey Songz at Sunday's AFC Championship game after it was claimed that the singer punched a police officer and put him in a... Read more ...

Lakers Legend Kobe Bryant, Daughter Gianna Remembered On One-Year...

Lakers Legend Kobe Bryant, Daughter Gianna Remembered On One-Year Anniversary Of Tragic Crash

Tuesday marks exactly one year since the devastating helicopter crash which claimed the lives of Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna and... Read more ...

Brett Favre weighs in on Aaron Rodgers' 'uncertain future' comments: 'I've...

Brett Favre weighs in on Aaron Rodgers' 'uncertain future' comments: 'I've been there'

Favre doesn't think the incumbent Packers QB is going anywhere. Read more ...

My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell Permanently Suspended From Twitter

My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell Permanently Suspended From Twitter

Lindell, a close ally of former President Donald Trump, had been using his Twitter account to spread disinformation about the 2020 presidential election, including false claims... Read more ...

Beyond Meat spikes 39% after it forms partnership with Pepsi to develop...

Beyond Meat spikes 39% after it forms partnership with Pepsi to develop plant-based snacks

Summary List Placement Beyond Meat spiked as much as 39% on Tuesday after it announced a partnership with Pepsi. The two companies will work together to develop plant-based... Read more ...