Jul 23, 2013 Nebraska farmers worry the oil pipeline will damage their land or water. Some are putting up obstacles to the route.
Mar 11, 2013 Some in Nebraska are pushing for betting machines of 'historical horse races' at thoroughbred race tracks. The machines allow wagering on the outcomes of past races. Critics say they’re basically slot machines and would constitute expanded gambling.
Feb 15, 2013 On paper, Omaha looks like a pretty great place to live: It's consistently rated one of the most affordable cities in the country. Why is it doing so well?
Nov 9, 2012 If there's one message that both political parties have taken away from the election, it's that the demographics of the electorate are changing. Could it shake up Washington?
Nov 8, 2012 For months, political advertising glutted the airwaves in election swing states like Ohio, Florida and New Hampshire. Now that the election is over, there are cheap openings for regular advertisers. But they won't last long.
Nov 9, 2012 Following Tuesday's election, the markets took a plunge. The major stock indexes all fell nearly 2.5 percent -- the biggest sell-off of the year.
Nov 8, 2012 Climate change may regain priority in the Obama administration. One area where the President can act without Congress is supporting the Environmental Protection Agency as it writes new rules limiting emissions.
Nov 8, 2012 Despite fickle reputation, the Millennial generation may stay party-loyal.
Nov 8, 2012 Polls drew a lot of eyeballs to media sites this election, but creating a good poll isn't so easy.
Nov 7, 2012 We check back in with Olalah Njenga, a small business owner and formerly undecided voter.