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Scheierman and No. 15 Creighton host Nebraska

Dec. 02, 2023 03:46 AM EST

Creighton Bluejays (6-1) at Nebraska Cornhuskers (7-0) Lincoln, Nebraska; Sunday, 4 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: No. 15 Creighton visits the Nebraska Cornhuskers after Baylor Scheierman scored 21 points in Creighton's 79-65 victory against the Oklahoma State Cowboys. ...

Nebraska defensive coordinator White receives raise of $600,000 in restructured contract

Dec. 01, 2023 12:17 PM EST

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska defensive coordinator Tony White has gotten a $600,000 raise and will earn a salary of $1.6 million a year for the final two seasons of his contract. The school said Friday that White, a nominee for the Broyles Award in 2022 and 2023 that goes to the...

Berkshire Hathaway says Charlie Munger, who helped Warren Buffett build an investment powerhouse, has died.

Nov. 28, 2023 16:26 PM EST
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Berkshire Hathaway says Charlie Munger, who helped Warren Buffett build an investment powerhouse, has died.

Osburn scores 32 as Omaha cruises past NAIA's York College Nebraska 104-68

Nov. 27, 2023 23:02 PM EST

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Tony Osburn scored 32 points to lead Omaha over NAIA member York College Nebraska 104-68 on Monday night. Osburn had six rebounds for the Mavericks (4-4). Nick Davis added 14 points while going 6 of 9 and 2 of 3 from the free throw line, and they also had five...

Editorial Roundup: Nebraska - Advisory

Nov. 27, 2023 13:07 PM EST
Eds: The Nebraska editorial roundup will not move this week due to a lack of editorials of state-wide interest. We will resume the roundup at its normal time on Monday, Dec. 4, 2023. The AP

Mast, Tominaga lead way for Nebraska in 85-72 win over Cal State Fullerton

Nov. 26, 2023 16:56 PM EST

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Rienk Mast scored 19 points, Keisei Tominaga added 17, and Nebraska continued its hot start to the season, defeating Cal State Fullerton 85-72 on Sunday. Nebraska improved to 7-0 for the first time since the 1992-93 season and just the fifth time in program...

Nebraska woman bags marriage proposal shortly after killing big buck on hunting trip

Nov. 26, 2023 14:59 PM EST

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska woman bagged a marriage proposal earlier this month along with a big buck during a recent deer hunting trip. Samantha Camenzind's boyfriend not only gave her the first shot at the deer they had spotted on a trail camera south of Lincoln, but then...

Backup kicker Meeder's field goal as time runs out gives No. 20 Iowa 13-10 win over Nebraska

Nov. 24, 2023 17:24 PM EST

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Marshall Meeder was within days of walking away from football when Iowa special teams coordinator LeVar Woods texted him to see if he wanted to become a Hawkeye. Meeder had entered the transfer portal last spring after kicking three seasons at Central Michigan,...

Father arrested in Thanksgiving shooting death of 10-year-old son in Nebraska

Nov. 24, 2023 12:44 PM EST

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A father has been arrested in the Thanksgiving Day shooting death of his 10-year-old son. Omaha police said in a news release that officers rushed to a home late Thursday and found Kendrick McDonald wounded. He later died at a hospital, and several witnesses...

Railyard explosion, inspections raise safety questions about Union Pacific's hazmat shipping

Nov. 24, 2023 00:12 AM EST

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Federal inspectors have twice found hundreds of defects in the locomotives and railcars Union Pacific uses at the world’s largest railyard in Nebraska, but none of those seem to explain why a shipping container filled with toxic acid exploded there this fall. ...