Gov. Pete Ricketts has endorsed Jim Pillen on Tuesday, throwing his support as the state's top Republican behind the Columbus pig farmer in the upcoming primary race for governor.
The multi-candidate Republican gubernatorial primary contest appears likely to feature a costly battle with Pillen and Charles Herbster, a Falls City cattle producer, leading the campaign finance charts.
Omaha native Symone Sanders, who has left her role as senior adviser and spokeswoman for Vice President Kamala Harris, has been hired by MSNBC.
U.S. Rep. Jeff Fortenberry formally announced his re-election campaign in the midst of prosecutors alleging that he misled federal authorities who were investigating an illegal contribution to his campaign.
LINCOLN – Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol took dozens of impaired drivers off the road during the holiday season Drive Sober or Get Pu…
Former Herbster staffer Tyler Henningsen said the video was a "setup" and "dirty trick" by the Herbster campaign to show Taylor Gage and the Ricketts administration oppose Herbster's candidacy.
A hearing is set in January to consider if there is probable cause to find the 49-year-old Lincoln woman dangerous to herself or others by reason of mental illness or defect.
The Max the Vax campaign developed by the Children's Hospital and Medical Center in Omaha and the Nebraska Department of Education will provide families with online vaccination resources and info straight from doctors.
After eight years with the governor's office, Taylor Gage will start his new job Dec. 6.
The 2015 agreement between Iran and world powers — spearheaded by President Barack Obama — aimed to prevent Iran from being able to build a nuclear bomb. It offered Iran relief from crippling economic sanctions in exchange for curbs of 10 to 15 years on its nuclear activities. Iran says its nuclear program is solely for peaceful purposes.
Patty Pansing Brooks, who will complete her term-limited eight years as a member of the nonpartisan Legislature at the end of next year, jump-started her campaign with news media contacts in Columbus, Norfolk and Fremont.
WAHOO – The Thanksgiving holiday is the kickoff to the busiest season of the year. As the travel season approaches, the Saunders County Sherif…
“I do believe that the bonuses we’ve received, the rate increases, have helped us with recruitment," HHS CEO Dannette Smith said as she announced the department's business plan for fiscal year 2022.
Charles Herbster said that while he supported Donald Trump from the beginning, the extended Ricketts family spent $7.5 million "against Donald Trump and his America First agenda" before he gained the Republican nomination in 2016.
A New York jury convicted a former associate of Rudy Giuliani on Friday of charges that he made illegal campaign contributions to influence U.…
'Baywatch' star Pamela Anderson has joined the fight to protect the waters of Antarctica.
Steve Buscemi found it "almost impossible" to process what he saw after the 9/11 terrorist attack in New York City so was thankful he had a therapist to help him deal with his feelings.