Simone Biles told Congress through tears that the FBI and gymnastics officials turned a "blind eye" to Larry Nassar's sexual abuse. Watch her testimony here.
A sometimes tearful Olympic gold medallist Simone Biles told a U.S. Senate committee that her gymnastics team doctor, Larry Nasser, was able t…
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats began pushing plans for providing paid family and medical leave, easing climate change and bolstering education through House committees Thursday as they battled Republicans and among themselves over President Joe Biden's $3.5 trillion vision for reshaping federal priorities.
"We're not going to fight over maps anymore," Sen. Lou Ann Linehan of Elkhorn, chairwoman of the committee, said after the committee agreed to her suggestion to proceed in that manner rather than continue to battle with one another.
A child-abuse pediatrician warned that vulnerable children have been falling through the cracks ever since Nebraska contracted with St. Francis Ministries to manage Omaha-area child welfare cases.
Nebraska Education Commissioner Matt Blomstedt said he’s not discouraged or disappointed by the committee’s recommendation to indefinitely postpone development of health standards. “I think it’s the right direction to go."
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol is asking social media and telecommunications companies to preserve phone or computer records for hundreds of people who were potentially involved with efforts to “challenge, delay or interfere” with the certification that day of President Joe Biden’s victory or otherwise try to overturn the results of the 2020 election.
The lawmakers and elected officials are advocating for the board to adopt the recently introduced resolution that would curb the theory as part of any university curriculum, describing it as "racially divisive" and "anti-American."
YORK – The York City Council has unanimously approved a zoning amendment that will allow for horse racing and similar types of events/venues i…
President Biden set to announce end of U.S. mission in Iraq; typhoon headed for Olympics; and Jan. 6 committee begins work. Get caught up.
Toshiro Muto made the comments on July 20 as athletes continue to test positive for COVID-19 and important corporate sponsors announce they wi…
Law enforcement officers from the U.S. Capitol Police force and the D.C. Metropolitan Police will testify during the first hearing held by the…
An agreement was sealed by handshakes Tuesday night. Contracts were signed Wednesday morning. Then, a news conference.
YORK – The Peyton Parker Lane Playground project for all kids from York and beyond got a massive lift earlier this week.
Split along party lines, the House launched a new investigation of the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection Wednesday, approving a special committee to probe the violent attack.
Creighton will face scholarship reductions, recruiting restrictions and two years' probation because of an ethical-conduct violation.
Rep. Adrian Smith has split from his fellow Nebraska House members in two high-profile, politically charged moments. But it’s not because he thinks President Biden didn’t win the presidency, or because he condones the Jan. 6 mob.
YORK – With a vote of 5-2 (and with one member absent), the York City Council passed a resolution that forms a committee with the intent to mo…