- Planning, collaboration preceded Lincoln fireworks show Updated: Jul-03-15 12:16 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The fireworks that have been prepared to burst in the air over Lincoln are the booming, glittering results of careful planning and collaboration.
- Court gives woman new shot at discrimination lawsuit Updated: Jul-02-15 2:03 pm
OMAHA, Nebraska - A former eye clinic worker should get a shot at convincing a jury that the clinic discriminated against her based on a perceived disability, the Nebraska Supreme Court ruled Thursday.
- Lincoln trailer park to be razed for parking lot Updated: Jul-01-15 4:56 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A trailer park that's been home to several down-on-their-luck Lincoln residents has been sold and will be razed to make way for a parking lot for college students.
- Lincoln City Council denies over $600K in sewage claims Updated: Jun-30-15 4:22 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The Lincoln City Council has rejected more than $600,000 in claims by residents whose homes were damaged by sewage during heavy rains.
- Lincoln woman sentenced for hitting boyfriend with crowbar Updated: Jun-30-15 6:16 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A Lincoln woman has been sentenced to 180 days in county jail for hitting her boyfriend with a crowbar because he was snoring.
- Report gives harrowing detail of Nebraska prison 'rampage' Updated: Jun-29-15 9:18 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A deadly rampage by several hundred inmates at an understaffed Nebraska maximum security prison in May started when too many prisoners were allowed to leave their cells at once to get medication, according to an investigative report released on Monday.
- Today in Nebraska-July Updated: Jun-29-15 2:36 pm
- Lincoln schools offering guaranteed hours to attract drivers Updated: Jun-29-15 7:41 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Lincoln school officials are increasing their transportation budget in an effort to attract more bus drivers.
- 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.
- 7 Nebraska state recreation areas to allow fireworks Updated: Jun-28-15 10:04 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Seven state recreation areas in Nebraska plan to allow fireworks for Independence Day celebrations.
- Small plane pilot unhurt in emergency landing near Lincoln Updated: Jun-27-15 6:08 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The pilot of a small airplane is unhurt after making an emergency landing about 3 1/2 miles south of the Lincoln Airport.
- Nearly 90 University of Nebraska faculty take buyout Updated: Jun-27-15 3:42 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nearly 90 faculty members at three of the University of Nebraska's four campuses have taken a buyout offered last fall, freeing up $9.2 million to be reallocated into hiring new faculty and staff members for the 2016-17 school year, according to the university system.
- Group helps train women in how to safely handle firearms Updated: Jun-27-15 11:23 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - It's third Thursday at the Thunder Alley Indoor Shooting Range, which means it's shooting time for members of Lincoln's Well Armed Woman chapter.
- Ricketts and father give $200K to death penalty campaign Updated: Jun-26-15 7:49 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Gov. Pete Ricketts and his father contributed most of the $244,000 collected by to the Nebraskans for the Death Penalty campaign in its first reporting period, according to expense reports released Friday.
- Weather damage to public infrastructure exceeds $13.5M Updated: Jun-26-15 4:50 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska emergency officials say recent severe weather has caused more than $13.5 million in damage to roads, bridges and other public infrastructure.
- 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 receives disaster declaration for storm damage Updated: Jun-25-15 5:09 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - President Barack Obama has issued a disaster declaration for parts of Nebraska struck by recent severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding.
- Lincoln Airport considers adding ticket fee Updated: Jun-25-15 5:08 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A $4.50 fee that the Lincoln Airport is considering adding to the ticket of every departing passenger could bring an estimated $675,000 a year.
- Safety agency to investigate Lincoln construction death Updated: Jun-25-15 7:50 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has opened an investigation after authorities say a worker was killed at a construction site.
- UNL police still investigating reported fight, gun threat Updated: Jun-23-15 4:34 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - University of Nebraska-Lincoln police say they haven't located any suspects in a reported fight on campus in which one person brandished a handgun.
- Group unveils ads aimed at death penalty petition drive Updated: Jun-22-15 9:55 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A group that opposes Nebraska's death penalty petition drive has released two television ads urging voters not to sign a petition that seeks to put the issue on the 2016 ballot.
- Commission allows transportation firm to expand into Lincoln Updated: Jun-22-15 5:44 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A transportation company that serves people who are handicapped is being allowed to expand its service to Lincoln, despite a number of consumer complaints.
- Event will focus on toll of caring for someone with dementia Updated: Jun-21-15 5:05 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Caring for people with dementia, heart failure or other chronic illnesses takes a toll on caregivers.