Huskers close regular volleyball season at Penn State

After facing No. 11 Illinois Wednesday night in Champaign, the No. 10 Nebraska volleyball team travels to State College, Pa., where the Huskers will take on No. 4 Penn State on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. (... Read More

Huskers rally to win at UCLA

No. 15 Nebraska trailed by as many as 16 points, but rallied down the stretch for a 71-66 women's basketball win over UCLA at Pauley Pavilion on Friday afternoon. Junior Rachel Theriot scored 19 of her game-high 24 points in the second half to lea... Read More

Kansas Farm Bureau event to focus on public policy

ASSOCIATED PRESS - More than 1,000 farmers are expected to gather in Manhattan next week to layout the roadmap for public policy issues the Kansas Farm Bureau members consider of importance to agriculture. Among the featured speakers for the two-d... Read More

Nebraska, South Dakota to devise zebra mussel plan

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska and South Dakota officials will be discussing what actions to take following the discovery of an invasive zebra mussel on a boat dock on the South Dakota side of Lewis and Clark Lake. The Missouri River impoundment stradd... Read More

Huskers survive Iowa in OT, 37-34

Kenny Bell caught a 9-yard touchdown pass from Tommy Armstrong in overtime to lift Nebraska to a 37-34 win over Iowa Friday afternoon in Iowa City. The Huskers, who trailed at one time 24-7, scored 21 straight to take a 28-24 lead, capped by an 80... Read More

Omaha carjacking thwarted by girls' presence

  OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ The presence of two little girls may have thwarted a carjacking in Omaha. Police say a man loaded the two 6-year-olds in the back seat of a car a little after 7 p.m. Thursday and was preparing to drive them away when he ... Read More

New home for Nebraska Guard museum shaping up

SEWARD, Neb. (AP) _ The new Seward home for the Nebraska National Guard State Museum is slowly taking shape as it's transformed from its previous mission as a Guard armory. The Nebraska National Guard's state historian, Gerald ``Jerry'' Meyer, told ... Read More

DeLauro Urges OMB to Finalize Food Safety Rules

Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro is urging the Office of Management and Budget to finalize two pending food safety rules. DeLauro, a democrat from Connecticut, wrote the office director expressing concern that if the rules are not finalized by the end of t... Read More

TPP Talks Likely to get Ugly

A New Zealand based website reports Trans-Pacific Partnership talks are likely to get ugly before a deal is reached. Stuff dot co dot nz reports New Zealand ambassador to Japan, Mark Sinclair says it was always difficult to "judge from the outside" t... Read More

BBB Urges Consumers to Support Small Business Saturday

The fifth annual Small Business Saturday, which takes place November 29th this year, is a day designed to support and promote small businesses during the long and busy Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Better Business Bureau (BBB) serving Nebraska, South... Read More

President Would Veto Current Tax Extenders Bill

President Barack Obama would veto the current tax extenders bill that Congress is writing, because the bill does not include tax breaks for the middle class – according to the Hagstrom Report. Congressional Democrats would support the president and... Read More