- Nebraska lawmakers conclude historic 2015 session Updated: May-29-15 5:21 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska lawmakers concluded an historic 2015 session Friday marked by high-profile votes to raise the gas tax, allow driver's licenses for certain immigrant youths brought to the country illegally and abolish the death penalty.
- BNSF, power plant owner settle long-running rate dispute Updated: May-28-15 12:37 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Lincoln Electric System and other owners of a Wyoming power plant have settled their long-running rates dispute with BNSF Railway over what the railroad charged for delivering coal to the plant, which serves consumers in Nebraska and several other states.
- Nebraska pilot's remains to be buried at national cemetery Updated: May-27-15 5:20 pm
OMAHA, Nebraska - More than 70 years have passed since the family of a 23-year-old Nebraska fighter pilot in World War II learned that he had been killed.
- Nebraska's April jobless rate of 2.5 pct still lowest in US Updated: May-27-15 10:44 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska's unemployment rate dropped a tenth of a point to 2.5 percent in April, remaining the lowest rate in the nation, according to reports issued Wednesday.
- Lincoln man accused of accelerating car to strike woman Updated: May-27-15 8:23 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A 32-year-old Lincoln man has been accused of accelerating his car to strike and injure a woman.
- Seminar on novelist Cather to be held in 2 Nebraska spots Updated: May-26-15 5:05 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Organizers say the 15th International Cather Seminar will be held in two locations next month: Lincoln and Red Cloud.
- Cicadas to emerge in some parts of eastern Nebraska Updated: May-25-15 1:46 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - It's that time of the century again in eastern Nebraska, when cicadas emerge and raise their racket of life and love.
- Lincoln bicyclist dies 10 days after being hit by car Updated: May-23-15 2:02 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A 53-year-old Lincoln bicyclist has died, 10 days after he was hit by a car as he tried to cross a city street.
- Gymnastics school closes as owner fights to walk again Updated: May-23-15 10:11 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The man who taught thousands of children to fly - and to vault, to tumble and spin - is trying to teach himself how to walk again.
- 2 Lincoln museums to offer free admission to service members Updated: May-23-15 5:04 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The University of Nebraska State Museum-Morrill Hall and the International Quilt Study Center and Museum are two of more than 2,000 museums across the nation that will offer free admission to military personnel and their families this summer.
- Wind energy company: Proposed noise rules too restrictive Updated: May-22-15 5:08 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A company that wants to build a wind farm in Lancaster County said proposed noise rules there are too restrictive and would discourage other projects from being developed in the area.
- Lincoln Montessori School closes after more than 45 years Updated: May-21-15 6:00 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - This week will be the last for the Lincoln Montessori School after its owners decided to retire and close it after more than 45 years.
- Weather delays opening of 9 public swimming pools in Lincoln Updated: May-21-15 4:45 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nine public swimming pools in Lincoln will open two days later than planned because recent rain and cool temperatures have made pool water too cold for safe swimming.
- Better access for handicapped desired from Uber, Lyft Updated: May-20-15 4:56 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Some Lincoln residents want ride-hailing services such as Uber and Lyft to provide better access for people with wheelchairs.
- Nebraska DB Boaz Joseph fined $300 for marijuana possession Updated: May-20-15 11:33 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska reserve defensive back Boaz Joseph has been fined $300 for marijuana possession.
- Lincoln driver died after car hit pole, flipped, police say Updated: May-20-15 9:52 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Authorities say a 21-year-old man has been killed in a car accident on the southwest side of Lincoln.
- Assault charge against former Nebraska coach dismissed Updated: May-20-15 8:29 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A domestic assault charge against a former University of Nebraska football coach has been dismissed.
- Police: Lincoln woman used pry bar on boyfriend over snoring Updated: May-19-15 6:43 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Authorities say a Lincoln woman hit her boyfriend with a pry bar because she was angry about his snoring.
- Idaho man accused of sex assault arrested in Nebraska Updated: May-19-15 12:07 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Authorities say an Idaho fugitive accused of recording his sexual assault on an 8-year-old girl and distributing the video has been arrested in Nebraska.
- Photos from lost camera headed to Nebraska woman Updated: May-18-15 5:36 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A Nebraska woman said she's excited to see snapshots from a camera recently found near a creek in Montana's Glacier National Park.
- Nebraska to open 2017 football season against Arkansas St. Updated: May-18-15 11:23 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska will open the 2017 football season against Arkansas State in Lincoln.
- Man who wants to open strip club sues foes, county board Updated: May-18-15 8:52 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A man who wants to open a strip club near Grand Island in south-central Nebraska has sued opponents to his plan and the Hall County Board of Supervisors.
- Nebraska solar energy project opts for federal certification Updated: May-18-15 7:31 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The developer of a solar energy project planned for land just west of Lincoln has decided to seek federal certification instead of state approval.
- 2 Marines with Nebraska ties die in Nepal helicopter crash Updated: May-17-15 7:52 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Two U.S. Marines with Nebraska ties were among the six Marines and two Nepalese soldiers killed last week in a helicopter crash in Nepal. On Sunday, the Defense Department identified all the Marines killed in Tuesday's crash.
- Hate-crime hoaxer gets 90 days for probation violation Updated: May-16-15 4:55 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A woman who faked an anti-gay hate crime has been sentenced to 90 days in jail for violating probation, but she can apply to serve the time on house arrest.