The common stereotype of the polite, restrained midwesterner entirely breaks down in a little sliver of insanity called Lincoln, Nebraska. All the people have the reserved countenance and robustness of the God-fearing flatlander, yet that only serves to hide the real truth: These people are nuts. Is it football? is it the water? What is it about Lincoln? Read more...
Many Nebraska football fans were worried about the Cornhuskers falling behind in recruiting this year. They saw B1G rival schools like Michigan and Ohio State rocket up the 2014 recruiting rankings. More disturbingly, they saw Nebraska at one point languishing at no. Show More Summary
After a career spent improvising, the Oscar-nominated actor doesn’t change a thing in Nebraska
Resident of the Cornhusker State? This year, poets, you can nominate a fellow Nebraska-resident and poet, for the position of State Poet of Nebraska. From Nebraska Arts Council: The Nebraska Arts Council (NAC), Humanities Nebraska (HN), and the Nebraska Library Commission (NLC) are seeking nominations for the next Nebraska State Poet, a designation that recognizes [...]
The story of Danielle Powell, a lesbian student who had been kicked out of Grace University in Omaha Nebraska, continues on as the university is still demanding that Powell pay back her financial aid that had been awarded to her. Sources are now saying that Grace University is demanding that Powell pay back $6,000 because... Show More Summary
Nebraska football recruiting is starting to heat up, which is great news for Bo Pelini and his staff. It's also great news for 'Huskers nation, because slow and steady doesn't always win the race in college football recruiting. AdamShow More Summary
YouTube, CBSNewsOnline. This is Warren Buffett’s office at Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.B) headquarters in Omaha, Nebraska. The portrait behind Buffett’s right arm is his father. The file bin at the end of the desk reads “TOO HARD.” There are some magazines, a pile of newspapers, and a phone. But notice what you don’t see. There [...]
Ameer Abdullah and Taylor Martinez are the undisputed cornerstones of the Nebraska offense heading into 2013. Taylor Martinez’s three years of starting experience and explosive athleticism will make him a terror for opposing defenses. Show More Summary
Nebraska’s 2013 football schedule certainly looks to have its ups and downs. There are dates Nebraska fans will circle on the calendar as can’t-miss games and dates Nebraska fans will consider whether a weekend of yard work to build up brownie points with a spouse might be an option. Show More Summary
Nebraska Christian college expels woman for lesbian relationship, still charges her full tuition....
Danielle Powell was one semester short of earning her bachelor's degree when she was kicked out of Nebraska's religious Grace University for being gay in the year two thousand and twelve. Now, she says the only way the school will transfer her credits to another university is if she agrees to pay up $6,300. Read more...
When Danielle Powell fell in love with the woman she would marry, it ended up costing her nearly $6,000 -- and her education. Powell was finishing her psychology degree at Grace University in Omaha, Nebraska, when she started openly dating Michelle Rogers. Show More Summary
A spate of shootings in less than an hour left three people dead in Omaha, Nebraska, police said. The shootings all took place in south Omaha on Saturday, the same day the city kicked off the College World Series - the NCAA championship for baseball.
A college student in Nebraska is fighting to keep thousands of dollars in scholarship funds after revelations about her past relationship with another woman resulted in her expulsion from Grace University, a small Bible college in Omaha. Danielle Powell says...
To be sure, anyone familiar with Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett knows the man loves farming. Buffett's affinity for the industry began early. As a sophomore in high school, he bought a 40-acre farm in Nebraska and hired a tenant farmer to run the operation for him. Show More Summary
In 2013? Really?? Nebraska College Expels Student For Lesbian Relationship, Demands $6000 Reimbursement Via NYDailyNews Danielle Powell was going through a hard time in the spring of 2011, just months away from graduating from a conservative Christian college in Nebraska.
Recently in Vancouver, Canada, Fr. Anthony Uy, FSSP, was ordained at the seminary in Nebraska, and on the Feast of the Sacred Heart, celebrated is Solemn Mass of Thanksgiving in his parish. I understand that Archbishop of Vancouver J. Show More Summary
Keystone XL Activists Labeled Possible Eco-Terrorists in Internal TransCanada Documents (via Desmogblog) Documents recently obtained by Bold Nebraska show that TransCanada - owner of the hotly-contested Keystone XL (KXL) tar sands pipeline...Show More Summary
Richard Mobely (Nebraska) writes to tell us that he is finally dipping his toes in the blogging world (yes, he realizes it is 10 years too late!). In particular, and in response to the crazy last week of whistleblower and...
July 5 is the final day hunters may enter the Nebraska Super Tag Lottery. The prize: a four-species permit, which will be drawn July 26. A nonrefundable $25 lottery application fee gives hunters the opportunity to win a tag that is valid in 2013 and......