Nebraska business groups are backing a proposal to cut the state's top income tax rates and put money into a property tax credit, but farm groups aren't quite as enthusiastic.
Kansas City Zoo officials say a polar bear at the zoo has been euthanized because she was suffering from liver cancer.
A private management firm will take over operations at the financially troubled Ralston Arena in suburban Omaha.
Former convicts who apply for a job in Nebraska would get the chance to explain the circumstances behind their crimes and the steps they've taken to rehabilitate themselves under a bill advanced by lawmakers.
Lincoln police have accused a University of Nebraska-Lincoln assistant professor of defacing U.S. Rep. Jeff Fortenberry campaign signs last fall.
Snow is beginning to fall in New York City, and schools in several parts of the U.S. are closing or delaying their starts amid predictions for storms and messy afternoon commutes.
Authorities say a driver was killed in a rollover crash off a highway in southeast Nebraska's Saline County.
Lawyers representing 11 Nebraska inmates who sued the state over prison conditions are seeking class-action status for the lawsuit.
A former treasurer has been sentenced for stealing from the Jewish Federation of Lincoln.
Gov. Pete Ricketts is once again promoting Nebraska to Mexican business and government leaders.
A Nebraska mayor is warning that his city could lose property tax revenue if county officials move ahead with their choice for the site of a new mental health crisis center.
A May 6 trial start has been scheduled for a Roman Catholic priest accused of sexually assaulting a woman in central Nebraska. Valley County District Court records say the Rev. John Kakkuzhiyil entered a written plea of...
A May trial has been scheduled for a Roman Catholic priest accused of sexually assaulting a woman in central Nebraska.
Authorities say one person has been killed in a southeast Nebraska house fire.
About 300 jobs will be eliminated in the Omaha area when a distribution warehouse that served Shopko stores closes.
The Omaha school district's policy on reporting suspected abuse differs from state law that requires all school employees to report abuse to law enforcement.
Working in grain bins can be deadly, so insurers want to remind farmers of the dangers.
A storm has buried much of Iowa and Nebraska under more than a half-foot of snow.
People are invited to enjoy the wonders of the spring bird migration at Ponca State Park during Marsh Madness.
Grand Island's mayor says two state agencies will work with the city on what to do with the former Grand Island Veterans Home buildings and land.