- AFP via Yahoo! NewsMay 27 02:54 PM
Nebraska lawmakers voted to overturn their governor's veto and abolish the death penalty Wednesday, becoming the nineteenth US state to do so. The bill was carried by 30 votes to 19, a large enough majority to override the objections of Nebraska's Republican governor, Peter Ricketts, and pass into law. Nebraska's legislature had previously voted to repeal capital punishment in the state on April...
- Bloomberg via Yahoo! FinanceMay 27 10:12 AM
For Scott Frakes, director of the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services, the April 14 e-mail was just what his department needed. "Just wanted to let you know [I] have a few states who have already ordered sodium thiopental," the e-mail read. As Nebraska lawmakers fight the governor over a bill to abolish the death penalty, critics of capital punishment are asking questions about the man...
- UPIMay 27 03:26 PM
Danielle Haynes LINCOLN, Neb., May 27 (UPI) -- The Nebraska legislature abolished the use of capital punishment Wednesday.
- InterAksyonMay 27 05:15 PM
Nebraska lawmakers voted to overturn their governor's veto and abolish the death penalty Wednesday, becoming the nineteenth US state to do so.
- WOWT OmahaMay 27 08:32 AM
The Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL) announced Wednesday that Nebraska's preliminary unemployment rate for April is 2.5 percent, seasonally adjusted.
- NBC NEWSMay 28 06:23 AM
First Read is a morning briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter
- KTVN RenoMay 27 06:21 PM
By The Associated Press Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:
- BloombergMay 27 10:17 AM
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.
- ABC NewsMay 27 07:44 AM
Layoffs by energy companies drag down job growth in oil patch states in April
- Purdue BoilermakersApr 28 10:49 AM
Purdue will host its final home game of 2015 on Wednesday against Indiana State, before heading to Minneapolis to wrap up the regular season with a three-game series against Minnesota.