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Crew Member Filming Television Show ‘Cops’ Shot Dead by Police

Crew Member Filming Television Show ‘Cops’ Shot Dead by Police

  In Nebraska, one of the crew members taping the television program Cops was accidentally shot and killed by police Tuesday night as police attempted to round up a burglary suspect at a fast food restaurant. Bryce Dion, age 38, worked as a sound engineer who was in charge of holding the microphone while filming […]

Cameraman Killed During Taping of Cops TV Show

Cameraman Killed During Taping of Cops TV Show

A cameraman has been shot and killed during a taping of the popular documentary series Cops, in which authorities chase down or apprehend potentially dangerous criminals and bring them to justice. The incident occurred late Tuesday night in Omaha, Nebraska. Reports state that Omaha authorities, along with the crew of Cops, responded to a call […]

Nebraska: Tornadoes Changing the Face of U.S.

Nebraska: Tornadoes Changing the Face of U.S.

Turmoil still engulfs the state of Nebraska, and hearts go out to all of the people being affected by the storms, but people may be wondering about how these tornadoes are changing the face of the United States. According to the NOAA’s NCDC, there are roughly 1,253 ¬†tornadoes in the U.S each year, most of […]

Bullying Guidelines Written by Bullies

Bullying Guidelines Written by Bullies

The advice for young people when they are bullied is well-established. Even Cartoon Network runs a PSA telling kids to make sure that they let an adult know when they are either bullied or see someone being bullied. Recently, in Lincoln, Nebraska, an elementary school sent students home with guidelines that looked like they were […]

Nebraska School Faces Heat on Facebook for Bullying Message

Nebraska School Faces Heat on Facebook for Bullying Message

Lincoln Public School’s Facebook page is currently getting a ton of attention from angry parents and family members after fifth-graders from Zeman Elementary School received flyers on how to handle bullies. Although the flyer was given to the students with good intentions, the Nebraska school is facing heat on Facebook and from the media about […]

Explosion In Omaha, Nebraska Kills Two

Explosion In Omaha, Nebraska Kills Two

An explosion in Omaha, Nebraska, occurred this morning. The explosion was the result of an animal feed plant gone awry. Reports confirm that two people are dead. The remaining workers have been accounted for, ten of which have been reported to be injured. As of right now, officials are unsure what ignited the blast. The […]

Omaha Plant Collapses, at Least 9 Injured

Omaha Plant Collapses, at Least 9 Injured

An Omaha, Nebraska animal feed processing plant, International Nutrition, has reportedly suffered a partial collapse this afternoon in the wake of an apparent explosion. At this time at least nine people are reported injured. Social media has been flooded with updates and photos of the collapsed plant including some showing extensive damage and smoke billowing […]

Police Report Toddler in Profanity-Laden Facebook Video Removed From Home

Police Report Toddler in Profanity-Laden Facebook Video Removed From Home

Police in Omaha, Nebraska have reportedly removed a 2-year-old from the custody of his family after a video of the toddler issuing a string of profanities was posted on Facebook. The video shows the African-American youngster wearing only a diaper and being encouraged to curse, which he does, by at least three adults present in […]

‘Nebraska’ the Movie a Boost for Nebraska the State [Video]

‘Nebraska’ the Movie a Boost for Nebraska the State [Video]

Nebraska the movie is already being tipped as a serious Oscar contender, and the benefits that will bring to the state of Nebraska have already being felt. Directed by Omaha native, Alexander Payne, shooting took place in October/November of 2012. The 56 person crew were based in Norfolk, and locations included Plainview, Osmond, Hooper, Lyons, […]

Foreign Parasite Infects 80 People in Iowa and Nebraska

Foreign Parasite Infects 80 People in Iowa and Nebraska

An outbreak of cyclospora infection was reported in Iowa and Nebraska.¬† The parasite which is uncommon in the U.S. has infected 45 people in Iowa and 35 in Nebraska. Cyclospora is a microscopic parasite which usually affects the intestinal tract and causes diarrhea. Left untreated, it can cause an average of 57 days of diarrhea. […]

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