Abdullah Carries Big Red Past 'Canes In Record Fashion

  Lincoln, Neb. - Husker Heisman hopeful Ameer Abdullah carried No. 24 Nebraska to victory over an old nemesis with the biggest all-purpose yardage total of his career, as the Big Red battled ... Read More

US chief justice worried about partisanship

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts says he's worried about growing partisanship in the judicial confirmation process and a public perception that the court is a political body. Roberts told an audience at the Univer... Read More

7-figure bail set for 3 in Nebraska slaying

Bail has been set at $2 million for two people charged with killing a Colorado man whose body was found on a western Nebraska riverbank. A judge on Thursday also set bail at $1 million for a woman charged as an accessory in the slaying of 43-year-... Read More

Huskers fall just short against No. 2 Texas

The No. 9 Nebraska volleyball team fought toe-to-toe with No. 2 Texas but came up just short in a 3-2 (23-25, 25-21, 19-25, 25-23, 8-15) thriller before 8,312 fans at the Bob Devaney Sports Center on Saturday. Kadie Rolfzen paced the Huskers (6-3)... Read More

Man charged in jewelry store shooting denied bond

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ A judge has denied bond for an 18-year-old man charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death this week of an Omaha jewelry store owner in what police called a botched robbery. Milton Dortch has also been charged with usin... Read More

Rollover crash injury east of Lex.

A one-vehicle  rollover  crash Saturday afternoon   in the eastbound lanes of   Interstate 80 east of  Lexington resulted in minor injuries to one person who was transported to Lexington Regional Health Center. Dawson County Deputy Sheriff ... Read More

Kansas deer-archery season underway

The archery season for deer is underway in Kansas, and hunters are heading out in ever higher numbers. The Hutchinson News reports the state has already issued more than 14,000 archery-alone permits for the season that opened Sept. 15 and ends Dec... Read More

Nebraska has confirmed case of respiratory virus

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ The Douglas County Health Department in Omaha has confirmed its first case of an unusual respiratory illness that has recently affected children across the country. Officials say a baby in the Omaha area recently tested positive f... Read More

Nebraska Supreme Court Names Judge Frankie Moore as Chief Judge for the Court of Appeals

  Judge Frankie Moore, North Platte, has been appointed Chief Judge of the Court of Appeals for the court’s term beginning September 2014. It is the duty of the Chief Judge of the Court of Appeals to regulate the caseload of the court in... Read More

Minutemen win again

Lexington-For the second time in three weeks, Lexington kicker Maurico Santos delivered in the clutch.  Friday night he hit a 28 yard field goal with 21 seconds left in the fourth quarter to help Lexington to 20-18 win over Alliance.  Earlier this ... Read More

Manage Mold, Insects in Stored Corn

ST. LOUIS (DTN) -- Grain storage pests like insects and mold could be a problem for corn growers looking to manage a bumper crop this year. Insects and mold could rob corn growers of profits this year unless growers manage their stored grain p... Read More