The City of Omaha Planning Department’s Housing and Community Development Division celebrated Community Development Week by presenting the 10th annual Community Excellence Awards.

BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — Bellevue University has received approval to launch Nebraska's first new teacher education program in 15 years.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The next Omaha Science Cafe topic will be biological weapons and the development of countermeasures.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska has one of the nation's lowest participation rates in a new federal program intended to provide school meals to children.

Conservationist and Author Terry Tempest Williams, will give the 2016 Ross Horning Lecture at the Joslyn Art Museum’s Witherspoon Tuesday, April 12th.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has reinstated a man's drunken driving conviction, reversing last year's Nebraska Court of Appeals ruling that found his constitutional rights had been violated.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska association that sets policies for high school sports has decided against requiring that participation be guided by a student's gender at birth.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Architecture and engineering firm HDR has decided to seek a different Omaha location for its global headquarters, abandoning plans to move downtown.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A federal appeals court has upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit against Nebraska and various state officials that faulted them for releasing a prisoner who killed an Omaha woman and three others shortly after he got out.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A bill that would allow young immigrants who were brought into the country illegally to receive professional licenses has advanced to a final vote in the Nebraska Legislature.