Former Iowa quarterback Ricky Stanzi has a new NFL home. Stanzi has been claimed off waivers by the Jacksonville Jaguars. The signal-caller spent the last two years with the Kansas City Chiefs but was cut on Sunday. The 25-year-old has never taken a regular-season snap.
State budget negotiations resumed at Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton's residence yesterday afternoon.
Governor Pete Ricketts has vetoed legislation passed by the Unicameral that would repeal the death penalty.
Meat packers would be able to own hogs and contract with Nebraska producers under a bill advancing in the Unicameral.
Funeral services for Omaha Police officer Kerrie Orozco, who was killed in the line of duty, were held Tuesday.
Torrential rains and flooding have turned streets into rivers, killing more than a dozen people and destroying hundreds of homes.