Huskers close regular volleyball season at Penn State

After facing No. 11 Illinois Wednesday night in Champaign, the No. 10 Nebraska volleyball team travels to State College, Pa., where the Huskers will take on No. 4 Penn State on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. (... Read More

Mines rallies to top Chadron State women

RAPID CITY, S.D.-The Chadron State College women's basketball led 29-26 at halftime and traded baskets with South Dakota Mines during the first eight minutes of the second half, but was outscored 22-7 down the stretch as the Hardrockers won a non-con... Read More

Late run lifts Ole Miss past Creighton men

NICEVILLE, Fla. -- Martavious Newby had seven points in the final two minutes as Ole Miss used a game-ending 12-3 run to defeat No. 23 Creighton, 75-68, at the Emerald Coast Classic in Niceville, Fla., on Friday. Creighton falls to 5-1 on the seas... Read More

Creighton women down Cincinnati

BERKELEY, Calif. - Powered by 17 offensive boards and 10 three-pointers, the Creighton women's basketball team defeated Cincinnati 63-52 on Friday, Nov. 28 at the Cal Classic. With the win the Bluejays moved to 3-2 and advanced the championship g... Read More

Prison for Hemingford man convicted of 4th offense DUI

A Box Butte County man has been sent to prison after being convicted of drunk driving for the fourth time. The Alliance Times-Herald reports that 32-year-old Casey Grimes of Hemingford was ordered to serve 10 to 14 years. Grimes was arreste... Read More

Huskers rally to win at UCLA

No. 15 Nebraska trailed by as many as 16 points, but rallied down the stretch for a 71-66 women's basketball win over UCLA at Pauley Pavilion on Friday afternoon. Junior Rachel Theriot scored 19 of her game-high 24 points in the second half to lea... Read More

Huskers survive Iowa in OT, 37-34

Kenny Bell caught a 9-yard touchdown pass from Tommy Armstrong in overtime to lift Nebraska to a 37-34 win over Iowa Friday afternoon in Iowa City. The Huskers, who trailed at one time 24-7, scored 21 straight to take a 28-24 lead, capped by an 80... Read More

World AIDS Day to be marked by local support group

Monday, Dec 1 2014 marks the 26th year of the global commemoration of World AIDS Day and the 13th year that the Calico Spirit and Nebraska AIDS Project are hosting a local event to honor those living with HIV in the Panhandle and southeast Wyoming. ... Read More

DeLauro Urges OMB to Finalize Food Safety Rules

Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro is urging the Office of Management and Budget to finalize two pending food safety rules. DeLauro, a democrat from Connecticut, wrote the office director expressing concern that if the rules are not finalized by the end of t... Read More

TPP Talks Likely to get Ugly

A New Zealand based website reports Trans-Pacific Partnership talks are likely to get ugly before a deal is reached. Stuff dot co dot nz reports New Zealand ambassador to Japan, Mark Sinclair says it was always difficult to "judge from the outside" t... Read More

Woman dies in collision near North Platte

Authorities say a 34-year-old passenger in a minivan has been killed in a head-on collision north of North Platte. The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office says the accident was reported just after 11:15 a.m. Wednesday on U.S. Highway 83. The office sa... Read More