The state of Nebraska has two teams in the NCAA men's basketball tournament for the first time since 1991 — and they would meet if they win their openers Friday in San Antonio.
PLATTSMOUTH, Neb. (AP) — Fire crews spent part of their weekend battling wind-swept grass fires in eastern Nebraska.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Even though it seems it's been a snowy winter, a new report says Iowa is below normal for precipitation this year.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police will have more officers on city streets before and after St. Patrick's Day to be on the lookout for drunken drivers.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A disgraced former investigator says he didn't plant evidence during the investigation of an Omaha man convicted of killing a missing college student.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge says a man accused of killing four people in Omaha last summer can defend himself at trial.
FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — No injuries have been reported from an explosion on a natural gas pipeline in eastern Nebraska.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Some Nebraska veterans could receive more property tax relief under a bill moving through the Legislature.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A bill that increases available state money to encourage installation of solar power systems in Iowa has passed a Senate committee and moves forward to the full Senate.
NEW YORK (AP) — Doug McDermott, the nation's leading scorer who led Creighton to a second-place finish in its first year in the Big East, is the unanimous choice as the conference's player of the year.