A public meeting is set for this evening to discuss a master plan for Omaha’s oldest city park.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department is suing a Nebraska beef production plant it says is refusing to honor a settlement agreement over discriminatory hiring practices because it didn't like the government's news release announcing the settlement.

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A panel of state budget experts is lowering Iowa revenue projections for the current fiscal year.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An African-American assistant city prosecutor in Omaha is suing the city, saying she didn't get promotions and had to work in a hostile environment because of her race and gender.

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — The Dodge County Board of Supervisors has appointed a new county assessor, following the resignation of the previous assessor in the wake of theft charges.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An attorney representing an energy company planning a wind farm in Lancaster and Gage counties said proposed regulations may prevent the project from happening.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert says the proposed redevelopment of Crossroads Mall has slowed because of a lack of an agreement on the city's contribution.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nearly three years after Nebraska's governor approved a route for the Keystone XL pipeline, the project developer is once again seeking state authorization for the same proposed path.

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds have announced an initiative to increase skilled labor in Iowa, but it's unclear how much the plan would cost or how it would be funded.

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa's dominant health insurer has agreed to start selling policies that will qualify for subsidies under the Affordable Care Act.