- 2 killed in collision in northeastern Nebraska Updated: Jul-04-15 2:16 pm
ST. EDWARD, Nebraska - The Nebraska State Patrol says two people are dead and a young girl injured following the head-on crash of a car and a pickup on state Highway 39 in Platte County.
- Nebraska State Patrol to step up enforcement for July 4th Updated: Jul-04-15 1:01 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - More state troopers will be on Nebraska roads this holiday weekend, thanks to a nearly $12,000 state grant.
- Nebraska AG says university violated open meetings act Updated: Jul-03-15 4:14 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska's attorney general says the University of Nebraska violated the state's open meetings law when it held private meetings as part of its search for a new president.
- Ohio looks overseas in search for lethal drugs Updated: Jul-03-15 9:41 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio has explored overseas options in its search for lethal injection drugs no longer available in the U.S. despite a court ruling that banned such purchases, records show.
- 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.
- Nebraska Gov. Ricketts criticizes new federal water rule Updated: Jul-01-15 3:05 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts blasted a new Obama administration rule on Wednesday that gives federal authorities the power to regulate more streams, tributaries and wetlands.
- Gov. Ricketts seeks applicants for Nebraska legislative seat Updated: Jul-01-15 1:23 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts is seeking qualified applicants for an open seat representing an Omaha district in the Legislature.
- 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.
- 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
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- 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.