Jun 17, 2014 — The last tornado deaths in the area came 10 years ago, the National Weather Service says. Residents who were evacuated Monday have been allowed to return to sift through the destruction.
Jun 16, 2014 — Two twisters swept through the state's rural northeast, flattening one small town and causing serious damage in two others. One person was killed.
Apr 18, 2014 — Federal agencies are getting more time to review the controversial project, the State Department says, given an ongoing legal battle in Nebraska over whether the pipeline could pass through.
Jan 20, 2014 — Authorities say there have been deaths and a number of injuries at the animal feed processing plant, but haven't given specifics.
Feb 18, 2013 — The Republican senator is a two-term governor who ran for Senate in 2007. He was President Bush's agriculture secretary. His term ends in 2014.
Feb 29, 2012 — After sending mixed signals in his customary style, former Bob Kerrey, the former U.S. senator from Nebraska, has decided to run for the Senate again, which some Senate Democrats see as improving their chances to hold onto control of the chamber.
Jun 3, 2011 — A couple college friends decided Omaha needed a music venue. The community they created led developers to remake a whole neighborhood.