County sheriff touts grenade launcher as key tool

Sheriff's officials in Goshen County are touting a grenade launcher as a useful tool for keeping the peace, even though they have never used it. The Casper Star-Tribune reported Sunday that officia... Read More

Abdullah Carries Big Red Past 'Canes In Record Fashion

  Lincoln, Neb. - Husker Heisman hopeful Ameer Abdullah carried No. 24 Nebraska to victory over an old nemesis with the biggest all-purpose yardage total of his career, as the Big Red battled to a 41-31 win over Miami at Memorial Stadium on S... Read More

UNL Dedicates Statues of Former Secretaries of Agriculture

On a day when four former U.S. secretaries of agriculture from Nebraska were honored in bronze on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's East Campus, Ronnie Green already was looking ahead to the need to make room for a fifth and sixth – who knows ho... Read More

Huskers in dog fight with Miami

The Nebraska Cornhuskers have their hands full in Lincoln tonight with the Miami Hurricanes. Live coverage NOW on 94.1 The Brand & KNEB 960 AM. (Due to contractual obligations, KNEB cannot stream live content of Husker sports online.)...... Read More

Late FG lifts Wyoming over Florida Atlantic, 20-19

The never-say-die University of Wyoming football team used an 18-yard field goal from senior kicker Stuart Williams with just 15 seconds left to capture a dramatic 20-19 victory over Florida Atlantic on Saturday in front of 21,226 fans at War Memoria... Read More

Mesa sweeps Chadron State

Colorado Mesa University (9-2 3-0), the No. 23-ranked team in the nation, showed it was deserving of its ranking by sweeping Chadron State College 25-10, 25-9 and 25-21 Saturday afternoon. Mesa's Melissa Hess, the reigning Rocky Mountain Athletic ... Read More

CSC falls to No. 22 Colorado Mines, 33-18

Quarterback Justin Dvorak rushed for 107 yards and three touchdowns and added 198 yards and a TD through the air to lead the No. 22-ranked Colorado School of Mines Orediggers to a 33-18 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference victory over Chadron State Sa... Read More

Huskers fall just short against No. 2 Texas

The No. 9 Nebraska volleyball team fought toe-to-toe with No. 2 Texas but came up just short in a 3-2 (23-25, 25-21, 19-25, 25-23, 8-15) thriller before 8,312 fans at the Bob Devaney Sports Center on Saturday. Kadie Rolfzen paced the Huskers (6-3)... Read More

Hessler seeks new trial

A Nebraska man on death row for raping and killing a teenage Gering newspaper carrier is seeking a new trial for a separate conviction of raping a different paper carrier. The Scottsbluff Star-Herald reports that 35-year-old Jeffrey Hessler has fi... Read More

Authorities recover Torrington man's body from Hawk Springs Reservoir

Six days after he was last seen, authorities recovered the body of a 53-year-old Torrington man who drowned  in Hawk Springs Reservoir. The Goshen County Sheriff's Office said search and rescue crews recovered the body of 53-year-old James Nelso... Read More

Supreme Court Chief Justice worried about partisanship

U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts says he's worried about growing partisanship in the judicial confirmation process and a public perception that the court is a political body. Roberts said Friday that the current partisan atmosphere in... Read More