by Jeff Spross Posted on May 9, 2014
According to the National Climate Assessment, climate change threatens the Great Plains with drought, water scarcity, and major hits to its agricultural industry.
by Ryan Koronowski Posted on April 18, 2014 Updated: April 18, 2014
The delay is reportedly in response to a recent Nebraska court decision.
by Katie Valentine Posted on April 3, 2014 Updated: April 3, 2014
"They don't want more money -- they want their lives back," Jane Kleeb, executive director of Bold Nebraska, said of the landowners.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on March 4, 2014
Nebraska was the first state that enacted a law banning abortion at 20 weeks. Now, a woman who suffered the consequences of that policy is speaking out.
by Katie Valentine Posted on February 24, 2014
The ruling was initially expected to delay the pipeline, but two governors say Obama could decide on it in the next few weeks.
by Katie Valentine Posted on February 19, 2014 Updated: February 20, 2014
“Under the Court’s ruling, TransCanada has no approved route in Nebraska," said a lawyer involved with the case.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on February 13, 2014
In a small town less than an hour's drive from Omaha, Nebraska, residents have voted in favor of an ordinance to drive out its undocumented population.
by Alan Pyke Posted on February 1, 2014
Private prison contracts that guarantee to keep cells full won't be allowed in Nebraska if a new bill becomes law.
by Katie Valentine Posted on January 27, 2014
Some families have had their offers increased by up to 700 percent -- for a limited time only.
by Bryce Covert Posted on January 21, 2014
Nebraska lawmakers introduced a package of legislation that includes the creation of a paid family leave program.