This is the KETV RSS News feed which updates every day listing recent news stories in the Omaha area.
- Oil spill near Nebraska-Kansas border shuts down the Keystone pipeline systemon December 9, 2022 at 3:19 pm
The Keystone pipeline system was shut down after a leak was found near the Nebraska-Kansas border.
- Putin says more US prisoner exchanges are possible after Brittney Griner's releaseon December 9, 2022 at 3:13 pm
U.S. officials said they did not see an immediate path to bringing about Paul Whelan's release, saying Russia has treated his case differently because of the "sham espionage" charges against him.
- KETV Birthdays on the 7's - December 2022on December 9, 2022 at 3:05 pm
See who celebrated a birthday on KETV First News in December 2022
- Kanye West's honorary doctorate rescinded by prestigious Chicago art collegeon December 9, 2022 at 3:02 pm
The 45-year-old star was awarded the honorary doctorate in 2015, in recognition of his contributions to art and culture.
- Brittney Griner arrives in the US after being released from Russian custodyon December 9, 2022 at 2:51 pm
Brittney Griner, the American basketball star detained by Russian authorities in February, has safely returned to the United States.
- As scientists in Hawaii carefully monitor Mauna Loa, some 'lava junkies' can't stay awayon December 9, 2022 at 2:46 pm
Since Hawaii's Mauna Loa began erupting last week, photographer CJ Kale has sacrificed hours of sleep, rising before dawn to catch the volcano against the sunrise and working late into the night to capture its magnificent glow.
- Law enforcement honored for defending Capitol from Trump mob on Jan. 6on December 9, 2022 at 2:38 pm
Top House and Senate leaders have bestowed Congress' highest honor on law enforcement officers who defended the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021.
- Face masks come back to forefront amid triple threat of COVID-19, flu, RSVon December 9, 2022 at 2:03 pm
At this phase in the COVID-19 pandemic, even with other types of respiratory viruses circulating, masking recommendations based on an individual's risk have been at the center of public health discussions.
- Baby whose parents refused blood from vaccinated donors undergoes lifesaving heart surgeryon December 9, 2022 at 1:56 pm
The baby has a congenital heart defect and needed urgent open heart surgery to survive — but the operation was delayed by his parents' insistence that only blood from donors not vaccinated against COVID-19 be used.
- Democratic Sen. Sinema has registered as an independenton December 9, 2022 at 1:46 pm
“Registering as an independent and showing up to work with the title of independent is a reflection of who I’ve always been. ... Nothing’s going to change for me.’’
- Hometown Jays: Creighton soccer's Final Four battle brings Carolina natives to their old neston December 9, 2022 at 1:45 pm
Creighton men's soccer has two Carolina natives returning to their old nest —sophomore midfielders Owen O'Malley and Landon Sloan.
- Playing with a purpose: Creighton men's soccer team honoring late professor in Final Four matchupon December 9, 2022 at 1:30 pm
'We're doing it for him, he's a part of us. He's our twelfth man as we play these games.'
- Welcome to the Weekend - December 9, 2022on December 9, 2022 at 1:19 pm
Events this weekend!
- FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried says he'll testify before Congresson December 9, 2022 at 1:17 pm
On Friday, Sam Bankman-Fried tweeted that he's "willing to testify on (Dec.) 13th" and said he will "try to be helpful, and to shed what like I can" about several of lawmakers' concerns.
- Damp, foggy start to Fridayon December 9, 2022 at 1:01 pm
Damp, foggy start to Friday
- Crash brings down power lines in Bellevueon December 9, 2022 at 12:42 pm
A crash brought down power lines in Bellevue early Friday morning.
- Suspect arrested in deadly Sarpy County crash from Julyon December 9, 2022 at 12:37 pm
A suspect is arrested for motor vehicle homicide in a deadly Sarpy County crash.
- 18-year-old elected as mayor in Arkansas townon December 9, 2022 at 8:21 am
He will be the country's youngest Black mayor.
- TCU quarterback, Council Bluffs native Max Duggan wins Davey O'Brien awardon December 9, 2022 at 4:39 am
The award is given to the best quarterback in college football, and named after former TCU quarterback Davey O'Brien — Duggan is the first TCU player to win.
- VIDEO: College students help walk elementary students to school due to bus driver shortageon December 9, 2022 at 4:34 am
Rain or shine, UVA student volunteers are stepping out in place of teachers a few days a week.