Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder is optimistic that he’ll be able to play this week. Ponder suffered a shoulder injury in last Thursday’s 34-27 win over Washington. He says he’ll try and practice on Wednesday. The 2-and-7 Vikings play the 9-and-1 Seahawks on Sunday.
A physician with Doctors Without Borders who returned to New York City from West Africa has tested positive for Ebola.
A group that seeks to place women in top jobs has announced plans for a first-of-its-kind study of the state's businesses.
Nebraska State Corrections Director Mike Kenney defends his controversial program to allow prison inmates released prematurely to serve out the rest of their sentences at home.
The University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha is becoming a world leader in treatment of Ebola.
The U.S. has started new restrictions on those coming from the countries hardest hit by the deadly virus.