Vernon Wells drove in three runs to lead a 13-hit attack as the Yankees outslugged the Twins 9-5 to sweep the four-game series at Target Field. Rookie Kyle Gibson was hammered for 11 hits and eight runs in five-and-a-third frames to take the loss in his second career start for Minnesota. Justin Morneau hit a pair of solo homers in defeat. The Twins open a weekend series tonight in Toronto.
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.
Tyson Larson and Keith Kube met in Hartington, Nebraska last night to debate issues before the November election.