Supreme Court rejects Trump administration's plan to resume federal executions

iStock(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday rejected a request from the Trump administration to lift an injunction on federal executions, blocking the government's plan for five convicted murderers to be put to...

Staffer who allegedly posted vulgar tweets no longer with Sanders' campaign

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A recent Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign hire is no longer with the campaign after a series of vulgar tweets allegedly posted by the staffer nearly a decade ago surfaced on...

Rep. Duncan Hunter to resign shortly after the holidays

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(SAN DIEGO, Calif.) -- The California congressman and his wife are accused of using some of the money for golf outings and family vacations. Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter of California will resign...

Buttigieg calls on McKinsey to release information about his consulting work in Middle East

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg called on his former employer to release information about his time working for them in Iraq and Afghanistan. Buttigieg has said he is personally unable to discuss...

Elizabeth Warren campaign to hold star-studded fundraiser in Los Angeles as Harris exits stage

3dfoto/iStock(LOS ANGELES) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., is set to host her first campaign fundraiser in the Los Angeles area Saturday. And while Warren won't be there -- she'll be stumping in New Hampshire -- the...

Customs and Border Protection reverses course on mandatory facial recognition program

David Tran/iStock(NEW YORK) -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced Thursday it no longer plans to move forward with a facial recognition program that would conduct a mandatory scan of all U.S. citizens arriving or...

Senate Republicans blast Pelosi, House Democrats for pursuing impeachment against Trump

Credit: Architect of the Capitol(WASHINGTON) -- A “few” Senate Republicans agree that President Donald Trump's actions were impeachable, but they are unlikely to speak out against the president because they...

Biden, sparked by criticism of family, Ukraine, calls man in Iowa a 'damn liar'

adamkaz/iStock(NEW HAMPTON, IA) -- In a strikingly tense moment on the campaign trail, Joe Biden confronted a man at a town hall in New Hampton, Iowa, calling him "a damn liar" after he pressed the former vice president on...

Pelosi flashes anger when asked if she hates Trump: 'I don't hate anybody'

ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- In a striking moment Thursday, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi reacted angrily to a reporter who asked if she hated President Donald Trump, shortly after she announced the House would draw up articles of...

Former Secretary of State John Kerry endorses former VP Joe Biden for president

ABC News(NEW HAMPTON, Iowa) -- Former Secretary of State and Democratic presidential nominee John Kerry announced Thursday that he is endorsing Joe Biden for president, providing a high-profile boost for the former vice...

Tulsi Gabbard moves to NH as candidate places bets on state's primary

ABC News(MANCHESTER, N.H.) -- A two-day snowstorm wasn't enough to scare off Hawaii-native Rep. Tulsi Gabbard from New Hampshire. In fact, she's officially moved to the state. While other candidates are focusing on Iowa,...

Trump to Democrats: 'If you are going to impeach me, do it now, fast'

Official White House Photo by Joyce N. Boghosian(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump tweeted Thursday morning to Democrats that if they are going to impeach him, they should "do it now, fast, so we can have a fair trial...

Pelosi: Trump 'leaves us no choice but to act' on impeachment

Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead(WASHINGTON) -- House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced early Thursday morning that she would make a formal statement on the status of the impeachment inquiry at 9 .a.m. While...

Joe Biden says he will not appear at Senate impeachment trial despite demands from White House official

ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Former Vice President Joe Biden is responding unequivocally to a top White House official who said Wednesday that President Donald Trump is demanding a full Senate trial, featuring live witnesses,...

Key takeaways on the House Judiciary Committee's 1st hearing on Trump's impeachment

Mark WIlson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- The impeachment inquiry moved to the House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday with a panel of constitutional scholars tackling the million dollar question in the debate: Do President...

Rep. Elijah Cummings' daughters back aide over his widow in race to fill seat

Martin Holverda/iStock(BALTIMORE) -- The late Rep. Elijah Cummings’ daughters, Jennifer and Adia Cummings, have endorsed his longtime aide Harry Sparks, over the congressman's widow, Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, in...

Atlanta financial executive Kelly Loeffler to fill soon-to-be vacant Georgia Senate seat, governor announces

Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead(WASHINGTON) -- Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp announced Wednesday that he's appointing financial executive and Republican donor Kelly Loeffler to the state's soon-to-be-vacant...

Trump impeachment hearing live updates: Experts outline 'serious abuse of power'

rarrarorro/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- The investigation into President Donald Trump enters a historic next phase on Wednesday as the House Judiciary Committee holds a hearing on the constitutional grounds for drafting articles...

5 Key takeaways from House report on Trump impeachment

iStock(WASHINGTON) -- In a historic move, House Democrats have released a 300-page sweeping report outlining their case for President Donald Trump's impeachment. The evidence presented in the report will be used by the...

President Trump's pardons do 'serious disservice' to military members, Sen. Jack Reed claims

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- A key Democratic senator said Tuesday that President Donald Trump did a "serious disservice" to military members by pardoning several servicemen accused, or convicted, of war...

Victim UPDATE: Car wreck on 281 north of Hastings

Victim UPDATE: Car wreck on 281 north of Hastings

NCN Investigation Finds Watchdog Questioning Councilman's Election

NCN Investigation Finds Watchdog Questioning Councilman's Election

Tour de Nebraska releases route for 2020

Tour de Nebraska releases route for 2020

Grand Island district added to National Register of Historic Places

Grand Island district added to National Register of Historic Places

Rural Lawmakers Pushing 35% Solution Hard

Rural Lawmakers Pushing 35% Solution Hard

Wayne State Names New Head Football Coach

Wayne State Names New Head Football Coach

Saturday's River Country Scoreboard, Dec. 7

Saturday's River Country Scoreboard, Dec. 7

Falls City, Syracuse split season openers

Falls City, Syracuse split season openers

Friday's River Country Scoreboard, Dec. 6

Friday's River Country Scoreboard, Dec. 6

Missouri measures would allow college athletes to be paid

Missouri measures would allow college athletes to be paid