For decades our environmental laws and policies have worked under the idea that nature will behave the same way in the future that it has in the past. But new ecological theory... more››
More bad financial news Wednesday raised the prospect of further state budget cuts, as senators continued to argue about state finances. Meanwhile, craft brewers won at least a... more››
It happened 140 years ago this year. The Ponca Tribe was forcibly removed from its ancestral land in northeastern Nebraska and marched south at gunpoint. More than 800 men, women... more››
 Nebraska lawmakers gave final approval to the next two-year budget, despite some senators’ warnings the plan would not work. And a proposal to let voters decide on requiring... more››
A group of cattle ranchers has spent years battling big meat companies. They say the companies have too much power, and control too much of the market. But should the government... more››
Felons will still have to wait two years after completing their sentences to vote, after the Legislature failed Monday to override Gov. Pete Ricketts' veto of a bill to eliminate... more››
Powerful computers that can churn through massive amounts of statistics and data run everything from social media platforms to ride-sharing apps. And now, scientists who develop... more››
Teachers who retire would have to wait before substituting or taking another teaching job, and penalties for sex trafficking would increase, under proposals advancing in the... more››
A professor and a group of her students at Hastings College in Hastings, Nebraska want to change the game when it comes to oral history in the state. They’ve started an ambitious... more››
Makerspaces are do-it-yourself shops popping up all across the U.S. The fast-growing trend has caught the attention of Nebraska educators and aspiring entrepreneurs.Koosha... more››
Future teachers and other school employees would have to wait until age 60 rather than 55 to retire, under a bill being considered in the Legislature. And senators resumed... more››
The future of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline rests, once again, in Nebraska.On Wednesday, May 3, a marathon public hearing will give supporters and opponents the... more››