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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Legislature will begin debate next week on a proposed two-year, $8.7 billion budget.

The Nebraska Democratic Caucus results were a pretty resounding victory for Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders. 

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Women will remain a minority in the Nebraska Legislature no matter how many votes they receive in the upcoming election.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Former Nebraska Governor Kay Orr says she won't support Donald Trump if he wins the GOP nomination for president.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders has won Nebraska's Democratic presidential caucuses, defeating former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Thousands of Nebraska Democrats are set to gather in all of the state's 93 counties to make their choice for a presidential nominee.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — With no publicized polling and limited experience in holding caucuses, Nebraska Democrats say predicting the outcome of Saturday's Democratic caucuses is little more than a guess.

A public-private partnership could be used to fund a new VA hospital in Omaha.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A legislative committee is shifting away from Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts' tax proposals and toward alternative solutions as farmers and ranchers clamor for property tax relief.

Neighbors opposing proposed Omaha outdoor shooting range

Mar 2, 2016

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Some neighbors say Omaha would be breaking a promise if it were to build an outdoor shooting range at the city's Public Safety Training Center.

Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert says community policing and more officers on the streets are making a difference in the city.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The director of a commission organizing celebrations for Nebraska's 150th birthday next year says events will be held within driving distance of every citizen.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's prison system is facing a staffing crisis that it may not be able to overcome amid a statewide nursing shortage and the state's relatively low wages.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers will have more money than expected this session, based on new state revenue projections.

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa House has unanimously passed a resolution that seeks to amend the state's constitution to add rules for how authorities can search and seize electronic communications and data.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The brother of a crew member for the TV show "Cops" who was killed by a police bullet in 2014 while filming a shootout has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city of Omaha.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers have rejected a bill that would have made it more difficult for passengers in getaway cars to sue if they are injured during a high-speed chase with police.

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Six states have filed a new lawsuit against the Obama administration over the Affordable Care Act.

Omaha Fire Chief retiring in May

Feb 24, 2016

Omaha Fire Chief Bernard Kanger plans to retire in May.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska voters can expect to hear a lot about capital punishment between now and the November election.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts says the state must reevaluate its policies and marketing to reach its economic potential.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers have confirmed a new director for the state's behavioral health division.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers have declined to join a national campaign seeking to amend the Constitution and limit the federal government's power.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Foster children in Nebraska could have more chances to play sports, join a sleepover with friends and attend school dances under a bill advanced by lawmakers.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska could have a tougher time passing new restrictions on farming and ranching under a proposed ballot measure.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska groups that accept refugees from war-torn countries no longer have to worry about a bill that would have held them liable if one of the new arrivals commits a crime.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A bill that would impose statewide rules for police body cameras in Nebraska is stoking a debate over how and when the recordings should be made public.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The number of farms and ranches in Nebraska declined again last year.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — With Nebraska's ban on gay foster parents no longer in place, Christian placement agencies say they might be forced to choose between their religious beliefs and state funding.

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa would have a better grasp of how many untested rape kits may be languishing at law enforcement agencies around the state under a bill advancing through the Legislature.

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