LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An effort to repeal Nebraska's ban on federal food assistance for drug felons is all but dead for the year.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's attorney general says he is disappointed but unsurprised by the U.S. Supreme Court's rejection of Nebraska and Oklahoma's effort to have Colorado's pot legalization declared unconstitutional.

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has rejected an effort by Nebraska and Oklahoma to have Colorado's pot legalization declared unconstitutional.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers have endorsed a funding boost for college and university facilities, behavioral health programs and the state's beleaguered prison system.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Lincoln City Council has voted to ban smoking at city bus stops and bus shelters.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lawmakers who want to extend health coverage to Nebraska's Medicaid gap population are planning to propose a compromise they say would reduce uncertainty about the program's costs.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A divided legislative committee has advanced a proposal that would use federal Medicaid dollars and state money to provide health insurance to low-income Nebraska residents.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska residents can now file a consumer complaint, report a scam and register with the federal "Do Not Call" registry under a new state website.

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.