- Nebraska biology professor to speak on meme culture Updated: Feb-08-16 5:01 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A Doane College biology professor says viral text and images spread by Internet users separate humans from everything else.
- Nebraska commission seeks applicants for Internet board Updated: Feb-08-16 5:01 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The Nebraska Public Service Commission is seeking applicants for a board that reviews and recommends grant requests for Internet service in underserved parts of the state.
- Woman suspected of drunken driving after car hits home Updated: Feb-07-16 3:08 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A Lincoln woman is facing a charge of drunken driving after her car smashed into a house Saturday night.
- White scores 21, Shields hurt as Huskers beat Rutgers 87-63 Updated: Feb-06-16 6:33 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska ended its three-game losing streak with a 87-63 win over Rutgers on Saturday, but that meant very little to the Cornhuskers after team leader Shavon Shields was injured and taken out of the arena on a stretcher in the second half.
- Huskers' Shields hits head, will follow concussion protocol Updated: Feb-06-16 6:22 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Shavon Shields will follow Nebraska's concussion protocol after banging his head on the court in a hard fall during a game against Rutgers on Saturday.
- Woman sentenced to prison for stabbing husband Updated: Feb-06-16 5:50 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A 51-year-old Lincoln woman who stabbed her husband with a fillet knife as he napped has been sentenced to five to 10 years in prison.
- Shoes in memory of Miles, a baby with a broken heart Updated: Feb-06-16 11:05 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Miles was born with lots of hair, like his big brother.
- Nebraska high school teams to compete for college savings Updated: Feb-06-16 5:05 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The winners of this year's Personal Finance Challenge will receive thousands of dollars in college savings accounts.
- Lincoln museum sets Dinosaurs and Disasters event Updated: Feb-06-16 5:05 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The annual Dinosaurs and Disasters event has been scheduled for Saturday at the University of Nebraska State Museum in Lincoln.
- Climate change study, talk push Nebraska to make action plan Updated: Feb-05-16 5:16 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - More than 300 leaders who gathered to discuss a 2014 climate survey of Nebraska have concluded that the state must be more proactive in developing an action plan to respond to changes in climate.
- Suspect arrested in dragging of Lincoln police officer Updated: Feb-05-16 3:40 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A man has been arrested in the dragging of a Lincoln police officer.
- Nebraska recovering from 2012-13 drought, report says Updated: Feb-05-16 11:03 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A new state report says Nebraska groundwater is recovering from the drought that ran from early 2012 through summer 2013.
- Ricketts tax plan pits cities, counties against farm groups Updated: Feb-04-16 9:34 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts' property tax plan faced a barrage of criticism Thursday from local government officials, pitting them against some of the state's largest agricultural groups, who say it would help farmers and ranchers.
- Judge blocks policy preventing inmates from marrying Updated: Feb-04-16 4:56 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A district judge has issued an order to block a Nebraska prison policy that prevented two inmates from marrying.
- Commission approves plans for rehab facility in Lincoln Updated: Feb-04-16 7:00 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The Lincoln-Lancaster County Planning Commission has approved revised plans for a short-term rehabilitation facility.
- Great Plains Art Museum to boast 19th century engravings Updated: Feb-04-16 5:05 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The Great Plains Art Museum's first exhibition of the year will feature 19th-century engravings of wildlife that roamed the American plains.
- Stone, Trimble lift No. 4 Maryland to 70-65 win over Huskers Updated: Feb-04-16 12:02 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Maryland found itself in yet another close game, and once again the Terrapins hung on to win.
- The Latest: Suspected tornado damages Army post in Georgia Updated: Feb-03-16 7:20 pm
The Latest on the winter storm system affecting a broad swath of the Midwest and Southern U.S. (all times local):
- Ricketts appoints eastern Nebraska judge to Supreme Court Updated: Feb-03-16 6:29 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Gov. Pete Ricketts has appointed an eastern Nebraska judge to serve on the state Supreme Court.
- Interstate 80 set to reopen Wednesday afternoon Updated: Feb-03-16 3:03 pm
OMAHA, Nebraska - The Nebraska Roads Department says Interstate 80 will reopen in both directions Wednesday afternoon.
- Man gets new trial on count of practicing without license Updated: Feb-02-16 7:24 pm
OMAHA, Nebraska - The Nebraska Court of Appeals on Tuesday granted a new trial for a Lincoln man sent to prison for practicing law without a license and taking money for it.
- Less than 4,000 lack power as utilities restore service Updated: Feb-02-16 1:39 pm
OMAHA, Nebraska - The number of Nebraska utility customers without power because of the snow and wind has been cut to less than 4,000 by midday Tuesday.
- Judge rejects legal action in Nebraska death-penalty vote Updated: Feb-02-16 11:23 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A Lancaster County judge has rejected a lawsuit challenging the death-penalty question going to Nebraska voters in November, but has also prevented a pro-death penalty group from being part of another suit challenging ballot wording.
- Union: Longevity raises would reduce problems in agencies Updated: Feb-01-16 7:25 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Union officials say Nebraska could avoid many of the recent problems in state agencies by rewarding employees with experience and institutional knowledge.
- Man acquitted of negligent child abuse loses parental rights Updated: Feb-01-16 12:48 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A judge has terminated the parental rights of a Lincoln man who'd been charged with negligent child abuse after his daughter was scalded in bath water.