Racing for a world record: Nebraskan runs across U.S. in less than 43 days

Lincoln ultrarunner Pete Kostelnick can add another tally to his list of running accomplishments. The Boone, Iowa native on Monday broke the 36-year-old Guinness World Record for the fastest cr... Read More

MADISON - A Norfolk man will be sentenced in December after admitting his involvement in a fatal car accident. Twenty-three year old Brandon Plante pleaded guilty to two charges of vehicular homicide as part of a plea deal in Madison County Distri... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - In just about two weeks you'll have the chance to see a southeast Nebraska native make her national TV debut. 20-year-old Peru native Julie Slama, will be on the November 2nd edition of Wheel of Fortune. ... Read More

NEHAWKA - Ash and embers from the living room fireplace was the cause of the Thursday morning house fire that killed a family of six in rural Cass County. According to the Nebraska Fire Marshall's Office, ash and embers in the living room fireplac... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Police arrested Nebraska City men over the weekend on charges of stalking, indecent exposure and a separate charge of  child abuse. Cesar Luis Olmedo-Arista, 26, is accused of stalking a Nebraska City woman as she walked her dog i... Read More

NEMAHA - An Auburn man died Sunday night after crashing his SUV into a building and parked truck in Nemaha. Just before 8:30 p.m. on Sunday, 25-year-old Matthew Sciarappa of Auburn, was driving southbound on Highway 67 when his 2001 Dodge Durango ... Read More

DES MOINES (AP) — Iowa school districts are holding more than $145 million in their accounts, but superintendents say restrictions on that money is making it hard to spend. The money in dozens of different funds has grown since 2013, w... Read More

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — You probably already know whether you'll vote for Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton on Election Day, leaving one important question to consider when you walk into your polling place: Is it OK to take a picture of your ballot?... Read More

Authorities have identified the three Talmage, Nebraska, men who were seriously injured Saturday night in a single-vehicle rollover crash on Interstate 80 near Avoca in western Iowa. One person was killed in the crash, the Iowa State Pat... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - The Otoe County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 21-year-old Syracuse man early Monday morning for suspicion of armed robbery. Deputies were dispatched to B&J's, a Fifth Street restaurant and tavern, shortly before midnight and me... Read More

LINCOLN — The wins keep leading to advancement in the two major polls for Nebraska. After improving to 7-0 Saturday, the Huskers assumed the No. 7 spot in the AP Top 25. They climbed one rung with Texas A&M falling from No. 6 to No... Read More