- Nebraska senator seeks input for study on rural economy Updated: Jun-29-15 11:39 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A Nebraska lawmaker is turning to the public for ideas on how to grow the state's rural economy and population.
- Candidates jumping early into Nebraska legislative races Updated: Jun-28-15 11:46 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The general election is nearly a year and a half away, but some candidates for Nebraska Legislature are already jumping into the 2016 race to replace senators who are slated to leave office.
- Nebraska's strict same-sex union ban struck down Updated: Jun-26-15 3:02 pm
OMAHA, Nebraska - Gay couples in Nebraska will now have their marriages legally recognized in the state that has had one of the most restrictive same-sex union bans in the country, following the U.S. Supreme Court's decision Friday that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States.
- Republican US Sen. Ben Sasse denounces Supreme Court ruling Updated: Jun-26-15 1:11 pm
OMAHA, Nebraska - The latest reaction in Nebraska to the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to legalize same-sex marriage (all times local):
- Court reverses denial of prisoner's request to sue as pauper Updated: Jun-26-15 12:26 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The Nebraska Supreme Court has reversed a ruling that denied a prisoner's request to sue prosecutors and other attorneys without having to pay the costs of his claim.
- Nebraska state senator says he won't seek congressional seat Updated: Jun-22-15 6:23 pm
OMAHA, Nebraska - A Nebraska state lawmaker who was considering a run for Congress says he plans to seek re-election instead.
- Nebraska court says woman can sue Hastings after accident Updated: Jun-22-15 7:47 am
HASTINGS, Nebraska - The Nebraska Supreme Court has ruled that the city of Hastings and Adams County are not immune from a lawsuit filed by a woman whose arm was partially amputated after a car accident on a slick road.
- Trooper sues Nebraska State Patrol, new agency head Updated: Jun-20-15 4:52 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A 25-year veteran with the Nebraska State Patrol is suing the agency and its new leader, accusing Col. Brad Rice of torpedoing his career advancement over a long-held grudge.
- Murder conviction upheld for former Omaha gang member Updated: Jun-20-15 2:11 pm
OMAHA, Nebraska - The Nebraska Supreme Court had upheld the first-degree murder conviction of a former Omaha gang member.
- Motorcycle chase hit speed of 118 mph, Nebraska patrol says Updated: Jun-16-15 9:58 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A motorcyclist has been captured after a chase that hit 118 mph in southeast Nebraska.
- 7 former senators to advise Nebraska tax policy think tank Updated: Jun-15-15 10:52 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Seven former state senators will serve on an advisory committee for a Nebraska tax policy think tank.
- Recent editorials published in Nebraska newspapers Updated: Jun-15-15 10:07 am
Omaha World-Herald. June 8, 2015
- Nebraska delegation led by Ricketts discusses farming in EU Updated: Jun-12-15 5:22 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A Nebraska delegation led by Gov. Pete Ricketts has met with European Union officials to address farming issues and trade.
- Court vacates $210K judgment against wrongly sued company Updated: Jun-12-15 2:01 pm
OMAHA, Nebraska - The Nebraska Supreme Court on Friday reversed a $210,000 default judgment against a Virginia company that was the victim of mistaken identity in a personal injury case.
- Panhandle crash killed pickup driver, Nebraska patrol says Updated: Jun-10-15 11:03 am
HAY SPRINGS, Nebraska - Authorities say an 83-year-old man has been killed in a rollover crash on a county road in the Nebraska Panhandle.
- Ricketts meets major European buyer of Nebraska beef Updated: Jun-09-15 6:30 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Gov. Pete Ricketts is discussing Nebraska's beef products with one of the state's largest customers in the European Union.
- Nebraska coordinator tasked with helping end sex trafficking Updated: Jun-05-15 3:41 pm
OMAHA, Nebraska - An attorney with more than four decades of experience practicing law is stepping into a role within the Nebraska Attorney General's Office to help in the fight against sex trafficking.
- Grand Island won't release ambulance vendor's contract Updated: Jun-04-15 2:08 pm
GRAND ISLAND, Nebraska - Grand Island officials won't release to public scrutiny the city contract with a vendor hired to handle ambulance billings, despite a push from the state attorney general's office.
- Nebraska senator stirs controversy with Facebook picture Updated: Jun-04-15 9:53 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A Nebraska lawmaker is stirring controversy for posting a photo of a beheaded woman on his Facebook page to make a point about the death penalty.
- Ricketts kicks off planning sessions to find efficiencies Updated: Jun-01-15 11:00 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts is kicking off a series of planning sessions within his administration to try to deliver services that people expect at a lower cost.
- Nebraska hit-and-run suspect stopped, arrested in Lincoln Updated: Jun-01-15 10:55 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska authorities say a driver who fled from a fatal collision has been arrested in Lincoln.