| Jun 10, 2010
| 6:24 PM
OMAHA, Neb. -- A man has died after being strangled by his 9-foot, 25-pound pet boa constrictor, authorities said Thursday.
Cory Byrne, 34, of Papillion died Wednesday night at a local hospital, just hours after police and paramedics pried the snake from...
| Mar 20, 2011
| 1:24 PM
With four losses in its last six games, the end of the regular season was not too pleasing for the Notre Dame hockey team.
But after the NCAA announced its 16-team field Sunday, it didn't really matter. The Irish are in the field - the No. 3 seed in...
| Jan 19, 2011
| 3:22 PM
For many people, the plan for a snow storm means an extra trip to the grocery or hardware store to stock up on supplies to weather out the storm. So while a snow storm is never good news, for those in the retail sector it's means money flowing their way....
| Jan 21, 2011
| 3:54 PM
Darlene Marie (Ryan) Tabet
Born October 13, 1925 Darlene passed away Tuesday morning, January 18th after a long, heartbreaking battle with Parkinson’s. Originally from Omaha, Nebraska, Darlene was a longtime resident of Burbank, CA. She is...
| Jan 22, 2011
| 7:19 PM
We are in the throes of winter, and while the weather has been unpredictable and there are still a few weeks until the groundhog emerges to indicate whether spring will come soon or not, here are some chilling tales to remind you that it's still winter....
| Jan 23, 2011
| 11:57 AM
That was a weird snowfall last night. It worked out great for about 1/3 of the viewing area and not so great for about 1/3rd of the area and great for another 1/3 of the area. Confused, well the snow forecast was pretty good for areas from 152 in the...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 11:41 PM
The UAA hockey team collected its 10th WCHA victory and won its fifth-straight game at home by beating 13th-ranked Nebraska-Omaha on Friday night.
UAA never trailed, but the Seawolves didn't shake off the Mavericks until Daniel Naslund stuffed home a...
| May 9, 2010
| 9:10 AM
“Get Capone: The Secret Plot That Captured America's Most Wanted Gangster”
By Jonathan EigSimon and Schuster, 480 pages, $28
Reviewed by Noah Isackson, Special to the Tribune
Finding a new way to tell a familiar story is a formidable...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 10:00 PM
Football…with a twist as a new sports team is eyeing Salina.
An expansion league known as the "women's indoor football league" is looking to fill out a team in the town...but it's not a done deal yet.
Football is America’s game. Tackle...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 8:10 PM
The Virginia Cavaliers lost to South Carolina at the College World Series 7 to 1. The start of the game was delayed by over an hour due to bad weather in the Omaha, NE area. The late start might have affected the Wahoos as they gave up three runs in the...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 6:04 PM
With I-29 closed due to high water, going north towards Nebraska and Iowa isn't nearly as straight-forward as it used to be, as floods and construction may mean that you just can't get there (easliy) from here.
With I-29 closed, most people expected...