Brenda Bickford is challenging incumbent Anna Wishart for the District 27 legislative seat.
Incumbent Anna Wishart seeks a second term in the Legislature from District 27.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — PG&E Corp. is still missing dangerous trees in its quest to keep limbs from crashing into power lines and igniting major wildfires, a court-appointed investigator has found.
WASHINGTON — When a 418-page transcript of a deposition given by Ghislaine Maxwell is made public, perhaps by week's end, it will mark a major milestone in a legal fight by the Miami Herald to reveal Jeffrey Epstein's protected world by shining light in uncomfortable places.
DETROIT (AP) — Seven auto companies have plans to roll out new battery-powered pickup trucks over the next two years, aiming to cash in on a popular and lucrative market for expensive vehicles.
The Legislature's Ag Committee wants answers from the Ag Department director on allegations that it failed to enforce a state law governing cat and dog breeders and rescue facilities and retaliated against a department whistleblower.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A string of voter intimidation emails that were purportedly sent by the Proud Boys, a self-described militia group, were reported to state and federal law enforcement officials on Tuesday morning, according to Alachua Supervisor of Elections Kim Barton.
Kyle Schneweis will become chief executive officer of High Street, a national transportation analytics, planning and policy consulting firm.
CHICAGO — A group of Northwestern University students urging the school to cut ties with local and campus police departments is now calling on President Morton Schapiro to resign after a protest outside his home this weekend prompted him to rebuke the movement and characterize its recent act…
Nebraska ranked fifth in the nation in number of cases per capita last week.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A judge denied bail to Mexico's former defense secretary on Tuesday on charges of helping a Mexican cartel smuggle drugs to the United States in exchange for bribes, casting aside an argument that the retired general wouldn't flee because he was determined to exonerate himself.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Rival candidates vying to become Utah's next governor joined together in new ads Tuesday urging people to accept the results of the November elections and maintain decency with one another despite political differences.
A scathing report from the Trump administration on Tuesday concluded that top U.S. universities have “massively underreported” funding they accept from China, Russia and other nations described as “foreign adversaries.”
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department said Tuesday that a police union's endorsement of President Donald Trump shouldn't sway how officers treat people who protest or vote against the president.
OMAHA, Neb., Oct. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Union Pacific today announced Jim Vena, chief operating officer, will move to a new role at the end of this year. The company also announced Eric Gehringer will succeed Vena as executive vice president-Operations, effective Jan. 1, 2021, while Vena will remain employed at the company as senior advisor through June 2021.
Both Bryan Health and CHI Health say they regularly exceed 90% capacity in their hospitals.
An anonymous grand juror in the Breonna Taylor case issued a statement Tuesday claiming that prosecutors did not present the panel with any charges other than wanton endangerment against one of the officers involved in her death.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The window for the final round of testing of Virgin Galactic’s rocket-powered spacecraft opens later this week as the company inches toward commercial flights.
IA governor accused of spending covid relief funds on a computer system. State auditor says that money needs to be repaid.
An altered photo of rappers Ice Cube and 50 Cent in hats that appear to show support for President Donald Trump circulated widely on social media Tuesday, fueled in part by a tweet by Eric Trump.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The City Council in Missouri's capital city has approved removing a Civil War marker dedicated to a Confederate general amid a dispute about the accuracy of its description.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Justice Department's lawsuit against Google alleging antitrust violations marks the government’s most significant attempt to protect competition since its groundbreaking case against Microsoft more than 20 years ago. The lawsuit claims Google has abused its dominan…
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LINCOLN, Neb., Oct. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Nature Technology Corporation, a leading developer and provider of non-viral vectors, technologies and services for advancing gene and cell therapy and immunotherapy, announced today that Deborah Moorad-Watts, formerly Chief Business Officer, has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Company.
The Copple Family YMCA in southeast Lincoln is one of 14 sites where the free shots will be offered.
LOS ANGELES — Black Lives Matter organizers have filed a civil lawsuit against Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey and her husband in connection with a March incident in which David Lacey is accused of pointing a gun at several demonstrators outside the family home.
TOPEKA – The bipartisan duo of U.S. Sens. Jerry Moran of Kansas and Jon Tester of Montana celebrated signing of legislation they introduced to curtail suicide among veterans by more aggressively connecting them with mental health professionals.
A traffic stop in North Carolina led to dozens of stolen campaign signs for President Donald Trump, officials say.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Two men accused in the killings of two people during a violent home invasion robbery in Lincoln last year have entered pleas to reduced charges in the case, prosecutors said.
WICHITA, Kan., Oct. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc. [NYSE: SPR] will release its third quarter 2020 financial results at 6:30 a.m. Central Time Tuesday, November 3, 2020.
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia is thinking of allowing a Russian Defense Ministry presence in the Balkan country, something that could further strain its relations with the West.
The rates for Nebraska and Lincoln were both at their lowest levels since February. The number of jobs statewide in September was more than 10,000 higher than in August, the largest gain for the month since 1976.
LOUISVILLE, Neb. (AP) — The family of an 8-year-old girl believed to have been swept away on the Platte River during an outing this summer is seeking help for another search to try to find the girl’s remains.
A Wisconsin man charged in connection with alleged plans to abduct Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, has been released on bond, records show.
Matthew Davidson was beating his heroin addiction. The 31-year-old was attending group recovery meetings. He had a restaurant job he liked. He was a doting uncle to a baby nephew.
Sweden is banning Chinese tech companies Huawei and ZTE from building new high-speed wireless networks after a top security official called China one of the country's biggest threats.
The U.S. Justice Department filed an antitrust lawsuit against Alphabet Inc.'s Google, accusing it of abusing its monopoly in search and search advertising in the most significant antitrust action against an American company in more than two decades — and possibly a century.
WICHITA, Kan., Oct. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Fagron Sterile Services US (FSS), a leading 503B pharmaceutical outsourcing provider, today announced a new product innovation - the launch of the first sterile topical anesthetic LET Gel produced at scale through cGMP compliant operations.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Wisconsin man charged in a plot to kidnap Democratic Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has been released from jail after posting a $10,000 cash bail.
LENEXA, Kan., Oct. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- City Wide has been named to the 2020 Franchise Times' Top 200+ list among 500 of the largest and most reputable franchise systems in the United States. This is City Wide's ninth consecutive appearance on the list, climbing 16 spots to #209 from last year's #225 ranking.
Dodge County District Court Judge Geoffrey Hall received a 2020 Distinguished Judge award from the state last week for his work.
LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) — State officials have ordered an investigation into the Virginia Military Institute following a report in The Washington Post that described Black cadets and alumni facing “relentless racism."
Corrections said the inmate, who was in his 60s and had multiple underlying health conditions, died at a Lincoln hospital after testing positive to COVID-19 three weeks ago.
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Oct. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Quest Analytics today announced that it has earned Certified status for information security by HITRUST. HITRUST CSF Certified status demonstrates that the organization's platform has met key regulations and industry-defined requirements and is appropriately managing risk.