OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge says he will not accept a no contest plea from a man accused of killing four people in Omaha last summer.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers say they were able to make progress for working families this session, despite some setbacks.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A proposed ballot measure that could allow betting on previously recorded horse races has been passed by the Nebraska Legislature.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A bill that would bar Nebraska employers from discriminating based on sexual orientation and gender identity has stalled in the Legislature.
25 open houses are scheduled during the next month for additional public input on the Heartland 2050 plan.
The challenges of relocating from the Sudan was the topic of last month’s Omaha Press Club Noon Forum.
Guests included Lacey Studnicka from Lutheran Family Services, the largest resettlement organization in the state of Nebraska, as well as refugees Christine Ross and Sabit Boules.
Ross talked about issues facing women in the South Sudan community.
Boules talked about the reasons why so many Sudanese refugees choose to live here. He said more Sudanese live in Omaha than anywhere else in the world.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A bill that would bar Nebraska employers from discriminating based on sexual orientation is still facing a filibuster.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad is standing firm in support of the director of the Iowa Department of Administrative Services, who says no money was offered to former workers for silence about their dismissals.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a three-alarm fire has heavily damaged an Omaha business.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The biggest winners in this year's legislative session may be Nebraska veterans.