Associated Press

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The state wants the Nebraska Supreme Court to let the Nebraska Judicial Branch keep confidential the documents that state judges get in training sessions.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The latest Census data raises new concerns about the brain drain in Nebraska because the state has been losing twice as many people who hold at least a bachelor's degree in recent years.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's presidential electors are getting deluged with messages trying to sway them before they vote for Republican Donald Trump this month, but state law has already tied their hands.

BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — Officials with Offutt Air Force Base south of Omaha say the base's popular annual air show and open house set for next summer has been canceled.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska lawmaker says he's disappointed by a new state auditor's report about the state's failed attempt last year to purchase execution drugs from overseas.

BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) — A federal appeals court has halted efforts by six people wrongfully convicted of a 1985 Beatrice murder to collect the millions they won in a lawsuit against Gage County.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska officials are taking steps to eliminate some of the factors that can drive up a property's value and tax liability.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A group of environmentalists is proposing that Warren Buffett's company sell off its investments in Phillips 66 and other companies tied to fossil fuels over 12 years.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha health officials have confirmed that a Benson High School student has tuberculosis, exposing nearly 200 students and a dozen school staff members to the contagious lung disease.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska state senator who was defeated in the May primary election is returning to the Capitol as a lobbyist.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly survey of business supply managers shows improvement but still reflects relatively weak economic conditions in nine Midwest and Plains states.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts is defending a proposal that would allow the state to obtain lethal injection drugs without disclosing its supplier.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts says he still plans to advocate for tax reforms in next year's session despite a nearly $1 billion projected budget shortfall.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska election officials are set to meet next week to certify the results of the statewide general election.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska officials say they will try to change the state's death penalty protocol in an effort to get around the logistical problems that have prevented them from obtaining the necessary lethal injection drugs.

HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — A tornado damaged some farm buildings in southeast Nebraska Sunday as it moved across a mostly rural area of the state.

OGALLALA, Neb. (AP) — One of Nebraska's largest farms will be up for auction later this week.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers will face substantial budget challenges in next year's legislative session, but some are wary of draining too much from their rainy-day fund to cover state expenses.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Three Omaha men and two eastern Iowa men will be honored during halftime of the Nebraska-Iowa "Heroes" football game on Friday.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha City Council has changed its collective mind and voted to apply the city's 2.5 percent restaurant tax to food trucks.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The City Council is scheduled to vote Tuesday on renaming a two-block street section in north Omaha for a local civil rights leader.

OFFUTT AIR BASE, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's new senators are getting a preview of issues they'll have to tackle in January, including an estimated $900 million budget shortfall.

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — Nebraskans should prepare for the winter storms that are certain to come.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Several Nebraska churches have strengthened security around weekend worship services, and some have even added armed guards, because of worries about church shootings that have happened elsewhere.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers who have fought for years to expand Medicaid coverage under the federal health care law are backing off their effort now that Donald Trump has won the presidential race and Republicans held their majority in Congress.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska state agency has paid $57 million in fines and penalties to federal agencies over the last five years, but department officials say they're taken steps to reduce the likelihood of future mistakes.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The unseasonably mild conditions of recent days will be ushered out by a jolt of wintry weather that's expected to bring blizzards, freezing temperatures and high winds to northern Plains states.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska will face a projected $1.2 billion shortfall when lawmakers convene in January, but legislative leaders aren't planning yet for a special session.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A three-judge panel has found enough aggravating factors for the death penalty to apply to a man convicted of killing four people in 2013.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Elkhorn school board decided to promote Assistant Superintendent Bary Habrock to lead the growing district when current superintendent Steve Baker retires next year.