LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Above normal temperatures combined with limited rainfall across the western two-thirds of Nebraska continue to stress spring planted crops and limit pasture growth.

The 4th of July weekend is the busiest summer holiday period for travelers, according to AAA Nebraska.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Geico is promoting the car insurer's No. 2 executive to president and chief operating officer, but the Berkshire Hathaway company says Tony Nicely remains active as chairman and CEO.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Several new laws will take effect in Nebraska this September because most state laws take effect three months after they are passed.

Though the immigration bill was approved in a 68-32 vote on Thursday afternoon, US Senator Mike Johanns says he did not vote for it.

100’s of classic cars and special vehicles will be in Kearney this weekend for the centennial celebration of the Lincoln highway.

A new monthly forum in north Omaha seeks to bring the community together to discuss important issues.

Omaha’s 2014 budget is in the works, with the City Council scheduled to receive it July 23rd.

Google’s initial investment in Iowa was 600 million for a data center in Council Bluffs.

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The College World Series title for UCLA Tuesday night was its first. But for Dennis Poppe it was his last championship.  From his NCAA office, Poppe has traveled to Omaha for the last 26 years as the supervisor of the event.  He’s retiring at the end of this year after 40 years with the NCAA.  But Poppe’s decision to step aside isn’t the only major behind-the-scenes change the last two years.