The Illini beat the Nebraska Cornhuskers 41-23 on Saturday for their second straight win. This is the first time the Illini have won in Lincoln since 1924... almost a hundred years.
Residents of Utah and Nebraska stripped their constitutions of provisions that allowed slavery as a punishment for criminal convictions. Mississippi voters approved a state flag without the X-shaped design of the Confederate battle flag. Rhode Island dumped 'Plantations' from its name. And Alabama voters removed racist traces of segregation from its constitution.
A Nebraska woman has been reunited with a long-lost handbag that was stolen three years ago, after two fourth-graders found it while playing and pledged to find the rightful owner.
Jacob Gardner shot and killed James Scurlock during a protest against police brutality. Gardner claimed the shooting was in self-defense, and after he was indicted, he died by suicide.
The new rules will still limit the size of indoor gatherings in Nebraska, but will drop all other state-imposed mandates in favor of voluntary guidelines.
Ander Christensen, who shot to viral fame earlier this week after pleading with his local city council to denounce the term “boneless wings,” has already earned praise from like-minded Americans for his valiant efforts.
A Nebraska man passionately advocated for “boneless chicken wings” to be given a new name during a Lincoln City Council meeting.
Chicago Public Health Commissioner Dr. Allison Arwady announced Tuesday three states have been added to the city's travel order.
Marvin and Lucille Stone got married in Sterling in 1960, and have lived happily ever after ever since.
Chicago officials removed Wisconsin and Nebraska on Tuesday, Aug. 18 from the city's list of states where people who are traveling to Chicago must quarantine for two weeks
When Bev Boro saw Doris Crippen’s name on a patient care board, she immediately recognized the name.
Ali Siverhus posted a photo of a signed receipt she received from a customer she waited on who gave her a 5-cent tip and a note that read “get rid of masks, tips will be bigger.”
Chicago added Missouri, Wisconsin, Nebraska and North Dakota to the list of states where people who are traveling to the city must quarantine for two weeks as Illinois learned that its own residents must do the same when they travel to New York, New Jersey or Connecticut.
A Nebraska cop was caught on video attempting to rehang a fallen American flag outside of an auto repair shop on Sunday, according to a report.
Target, CVS, Apple and Walmart all said Sunday that they had temporarily closed some locations for safety reasons.
Some college athletic departments are facing multi-million dollar deficits after the school year was disrupted by the coronavirus.
Shelves are bare of toilet paper in many stores across the nation.
Carl Goldman has been in coronavirus quarantine since Feb. 17.
Northwestern snapped a 12-game losing streak with an 81-76 win over Nebraska.
Creighton flattened DePaul 93-64 Saturday.