A 22-year-old woman was arrested Friday on suspicion of motor vehicle homicide in connection with a fatal crash last month, according to Lincoln police. Police said the initial investigation found that Deja Webster was driving south at '... Read More

A 69-year-old motorcyclist was taken by medical helicopter to the Nebraska Medical Center after a crash Saturday near Loveland, Iowa, in Pottawattamie County. The one-vehicle crash was reported at 5:55 p.m. along Old Lincoln Highway sout'... Read More

It’s been a few days since Kristine Fischer became the first woman to win a national level kayak bass fishing tournament, and she’s still can’t believe it. “It’s so surreal,” she said. “I’ve worked so hard for it and when'... Read More

EL RENO, Okla. — A likely tornado killed at least two people as it destroyed a motel, roared through a nearby mobile home park and caused significant damage in the Oklahoma City area, officials said Sunday. El Reno Mayor Matt White said during a'... Read More

Nebraska coaches and players shared a sort of gallows humor in the moments after their worst outing in more than a month. A check of the box score from their 18-8 loss to Michigan on Saturday morning in the Big Ten tournament semifinal'... Read More

HIghway 2, along with the northbound on-ramp and southbound off-ramp at Interstate 29's Exit 10 at Nebraska City are both closed because of water over the roads, the Fremont County (Iowa) Emergency Management said Saturday. Southbound traffic '... Read More

WASHINGTON — Many of the nation’s fallen heroes from this century have been laid to rest in a special part of Arlington National Cemetery. It’s known as Section 60, and it’s where Sallie Allen of Bellevue comes to visit her son L'... Read More

Hemp farming. Nebraska lawmakers passed a bill Friday to allow marijuana’s practical cousin to be grown, harvested, processed and marketed in the state. Legislative Bill 657, introduced by Sen. Justin Wayne of Omaha, would legalize in'... Read More

The U.S. Highway 34 connection between Glenwood, Iowa, and Sarpy County in Nebraska reopened Friday afternoon as the region continues the recovery on its flood-damaged highways. The connection — and its link to Interstate 29 — have'... Read More

 NEBRASKA CITY – Flooding may make the annual Brownville Flea Market harder to get to, but vendors setting up today say it’s worth the detour. The Missouri River bridge to the east  has been closed since March and local rain temporarily'... Read More

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is delivering an additional $16 billion in aid to farmers hurt by his trade policies, an effort to relieve the economic pain among his supporters in rural America. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdu'... Read More

HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — Crews have contained a large fire at a Hastings fertilizer plant. The fire was reported about 11:30 p.m. Thursday at the CPI Dry Fertilizer Plant and was contained just before 4 a.m. Friday. The blaze for'... Read More

Authorities are investigating an attack against a Muslim woman in Lincoln as a hate crime. A 17-year-old woman told police she was on a neighborhood street near West A and Southwest 16th Streets before 8:25 p.m. Wednesday when two men ap'... Read More

LINCOLN — Rural state senators kept their word Friday, blocking passage of a major bill that would update the state’s top tax incentive program for business growth. Lawmakers fell short of halting a filibuster, thus killing the Imagi'... Read More