States Explore Trading with Cuba

Following the President’s announcement of starting normal relations with Cuba, states are looking into trade opportunities that may develop once the markets are opened up. American Farm Bureau Presi... Read More

Winter weather advisory for Central and South-Central Nebraska

Snow is expected to spread across the area this morning and continue into the evening hours, before coming to an end late tonight. Snowfall totals of 1 to 4 inches are expected for central and south central Nebraska and into north central Kansas. Gre... Read More

Fatalities rise after Kansas ups speed limit

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) -- Traffic-related fatalities and injuries in Kansas are up on roads with newly increased 75 mph speed limits. The Kansas City Star reports numbers from the state's transportation department show a 54 percent increase in hig... Read More

Name of Omaha boarding house fire victim released

Authorities have released the name of a 37-year-old woman who died after being pulled from the basement of a burning boarding house in southeast Omaha. The Omaha Police Department identified her as Demetria Sanchez. The Omaha Fire Department says th... Read More

Kansas growers harvest bountiful cotton fields

ASSOCIATED PRESS - Kansas growers have been harvesting bumper crops of cotton this season. That is giving a boost in the state to a crop touted for its good profit margin and low water use. The Hutchinson News reports that the uptick in yields is ... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL   Thursday's Games= No games scheduled   Friday's Games= No games scheduled           ...... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

NBA Thursday's Games= Washington 102, New York 91 Oklahoma City 114, San Antonio 106 Miami 101, Cleveland 91 Chicago 113, L.A. Lakers 93 L.A. Clippers 100, Golden State 86 Friday's Games= Brooklyn at Boston, 1 p.m. Cleveland at Orlan... Read More

Men's Top 25 College Basketball Scores

COLLEGE BASKETBALL TOURNAMENTS< Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic Championship at Stan Sheriff Center Final  George Washington   60  Wichita St.   54 Third Place at Stan Sheriff Center Final  Hawaii           ... Read More

Officials say flu infections already common across Nebraska

  LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska health officials say they are seeing more cases of the flu across the state in the past two weeks. The Lincoln Journal Star reports that cases of influenza are now considered widespread in Nebraska. ... Read More

MF Global to Pay $100-Million Fine in CFTC Settlement

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission said on Wednesday it had fined MF Global Holdings Ltd for wrongdoing during the collapse of the futures brokerage, but will continue its lawsuit against the firm's former chief, Jon Corzine. A federal ... Read More

NU Holds Off Ohio In Hawaii

Honolulu – Behind 22 points each from Shavon Shields and Terran Petteway, the Nebraska men’s basketball team picked up its second-straight win with a 71-58 victory over Ohio in the fifth-place game of the Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic Th... Read More