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1 hr ago | KFOR-AM Lincoln
A legislative committee assigned with looking at Nebraska taxes and how to possibly reform them has determined it won't recommend a major overhaul when the Legislature meets next month.
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5 hrs ago | BleacherReport
The 2013 season was one filled with ups and downs for the Nebraska defense. By the end of it, the highs began to far outweigh the lows.
8 hrs ago | KHGI
Gubernatorial candidate Pete Ricketts was in Kearney Thursday where former U.S. Rep. Bill Barrett announced his endorsement of Ricketts as Nebraska's next governor.
A state lawmaker who quit the American Legislative Exchange Council says the conservative group is pushing cookie-cutter bills in Nebraska.
I had the chance to talk to 2015 Maryland target Kareem McDonald, a 6'2" junior from Woodrow Wilson High School.
A group advocating for disabled Nebraskans plans to look into other "guardianship mills" following last week's arrest of a Gering woman who had been named guardian for hundreds of people.
Gov. Dave Heineman has canceled a Legislature-approved study on climate change, saying it would duplicate research work by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
A Nebraska man will lose his right to drive Wednesday because someone called the Department of Motor Vehicles asking the state to recall his license.
On behalf of the staff and board of directors of People's Family Health Services, Family Planning and WIC programs, I'd like to give a warm thank you to all the sponsors and supporters of our 1st annual Runt Race and Obstacle Course fundraiser at the D&N Event Center on Nov. 23. ... More To get a Nebraska handicap tag, the person's doctor must sign ... (more)
It's time the governor forfeit his taxpayer-funded health coverage until all Nebraskans can have access to quality health coverage," said Omaha Senator Jeremy Nordquist in his latest push to bring the Affordable Care Act to Nebraska.
Neil Robles was optimistic when he opened his clothing and jewelry store in downtown Schuyler about a year ago, but he knew he couldn't afford to buy health insurance on his own.
Bruce Dern, Will Forte, and June Squibb star in a film written by Bob Nelson and directed by Alexander Payne.
State Treasurer Don Stenberg wants Nebraskans to check to see whether they own any of the $125 million in unclaimed property his office is holding.
Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman will spend his last year in office pushing to reduce his state's income and property taxes, a year after his effort to eliminate the personal income tax came up short.
A northeast Nebraska man has been sentenced to more than three years in prison following a robbery around New Year's Eve.
Justin Spooner officially launched his campaign Monday for the District 6 seat in west-central Omaha.