A new contract with Omaha firefighters is in effect as of May 27th.
A team of UNO and UNMC researchers has received an award from DARPA for their work on a strategy to prevent the spread of a mosquito-borne illness.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A bill to eliminate some of Nebraska's mandatory minimum prison sentences and habitual criminal punishments has advanced by the narrowest of margins.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson says the state has reached settlements on behalf of Verizon Wireless and Sprint Corporation customers who were improperly billed.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The ongoing bird flu outbreak has spread into northeast Nebraska, and officials are planning to kill 1.7 million chickens on a farm where the disease has been confirmed.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has denied bond for a 25-year-old Omaha man accused of killing his mother and 5-year-old half brother and leaving his infant half brother in a dumpster.
State officials are promising to investigate a weekend prison revolt at the Tecumseh State Correctional Institution that left two inmates dead.
Jay Johnson and his daughter, Lily, describe running the Lincoln marathon together in 2014.
These interviews were recorded at StoryCorps (storycorps.org), a national initiative to record and collect stories of everyday people. Excerpts were selected and produced by Mike Hansen for KIOS-FM.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Budget haggling continues in the Iowa Legislature, as lawmakers seek a compromise financial deal for the next fiscal year.
Additional charges have been filed against an Omaha man after the body of a missing 5-year-old was found Monday.