UPDATED: MARCH 22, 2016A unanimous U.S. Supreme Court decision handed a huge victory for the Omaha Tribe in its effort to tax liquor stores in the Village of Pender, Nebraska.... more››
Every year, online hackers and cybercriminals cost the U.S. economy thousands of jobs and millions of dollars. Exactly how these criminals are getting into computer systems may... more››
The Nebraska Legislature continued to wrestle with treating prostitutes as criminals or victims of human trafficking; officials reacted to the U.S. Supreme Court’s declining to... more››
Cannabis cultivation is moving from darkened basements into well-lit growhouses and even farm fields. As more states legalize the growth of marijuana or hemp, growers are turning... more››
A bill supporters say protects religious freedom, but opponents say discriminates against same-sex foster and adoptive parents, advanced from a deeply divided Judiciary Committee... more››
Nebraska’s hate crime law needs clarification from the state’s Supreme Court, according to attorneys on both sides of an assault case under appeal.At the hearing, questions were... more››
 The latest attempt to repeal Nebraska’s motorcycle helmet law fell short, while lawmakers advanced a bill to keep University of Nebraska leadership searches private longer, in... more››
During the season of Lent, many Catholics don’t eat meat on Fridays. But fish is considered fair game, so the Friday night fish fry has become an annual tradition. All of that... more››
People would not be prosecuted for prostitution if they could show they were victims of human trafficking under a bill advancing in the Nebraska Legislature. Senators also... more››
The Nebraska Legislature is considering alternatives to relieve property taxes for farmers and ranchers. And higher fees for state parks moved one step closer to approval.As crop... more››
The latest tech start-up boom is not coming from Silicon Valley. It’s closer to home. Investment is booming for tech companies that make products for farming. Venture capitalists... more››
Girls are drastically underrepresented in high school computer classes. But a teacher who understands some of the reasons first-hand is trying a different approach.It’s a late... more››

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