A company announced it is recalling a packaged pasta dish sold in HyVee grocery stores in eight Midwestern states.
Union Pacific 2nd railroad to drop push for one-person crews
Union Pacific has become the second major freight railroad in the past week to back away from the industry’s longstanding push to cut train crews down to one person as lawmakers and regulators focus on rail safety after last month’s derailment in Ohio.
ACLU: Lawsuit likely if Nebraska bill on trans health passes
Now that a Nebraska bill to ban gender-affirming treatments for minors has cleared its first and toughest hurdle, parents and children likely to be affected by the measure are preparing for a legal fight, the American Civil Liberties Union said Friday.
Some doctors fear abortion ban 'chilling effect' will harm patient care
A six-week abortion ban that may become Nebraska law worries the state’s pre-eminent doctors’ organization, which fears doctors could risk felony charges if they violate it – even though criminal charges aren’t explicitly in the bill.
Fortenberry attorneys accuse trial judge of mistakenly allowing prosecution
Attorneys for former U.S. Rep. Jeff Fortenberry repeated arguments Monday that he was improperly tried in California for making false statements to federal agents and that his statements shouldn’t have prompted criminal charges.
Lawmaker pauses filibuster on agreement to debate trans bill
A lawmaker who has been holding up the work of the Nebraska Legislature for weeks to protest a bill that would ban gender-affirming therapies for minors has paused her persistent filibuster in a deal that will see lawmakers debate the bill next week.
North Bend downs Adams Central to win 4th straight state title
LINCOLN - North Bends Central's five seniors are now four-time state champions. The North Bend Central girls downed Adams Central 45-28 in the Class C1 State Final on Saturday. The win marks the fourth straight state title for the program. Madison Bishop