News » Page 6

Pharmaceutical chief Martin Shkreli listens on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, during the House Committee on Oversight and Reform Committee hearing on his former company's decision to raise the price of a lifesaving medicine. Shkreli refused to testify before U.S. lawmakers who excoriated him over severe hikes for a drug sold by a company that he acquired. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

4 days ago in Entertainment, National

Shkreli is sued over his $2 million Wu-Tang Clan album

Shkreli has bragged that he had no plans to listen to the album, but bought it to "keep it from the people."

NE Capitol

4 days ago in Agriculture

Nebraska Cattle Group Pushing For Property Tax Relief

Nebraska Cattlemen Association leaders are continuing to work with state lawmakers to try and achieve property tax relief. Cattlemen’s Legislative…

Iowa state capital 2

4 days ago in Agriculture

Iowa Farmers Union Lobbying State Legislators

Today is lobby day for Iowa Farmers Union members as they meet with lawmakers at the State Capitol in Des…

Bernie Hunhoff

4 days ago in Local

Medicaid Expansion Still on Track in SD

There isn’t much talk about Medicaid expansion in Pierre right now, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t anything moving.

willsmithmartin

4 days ago in Entertainment

‘Bad Boys 3’ is happening

Will Smith has promised fans "Bad Boys 3" will happen after meeting up with co-star Martin Lawrence for the first time in two years.

nascar

4 days ago in Sports

NASCAR changes to franchise model

NASCAR has announced a dramatic overhaul of its business model, shifting to a franchise-like system that is intended to provide actual value and financial stability to team owners.

JeanHunhoff131

4 days ago in Local

Aging SD Population will Pressure State Finances

While much of the legislative attention is focused on giving teachers’ pay raises, another sector of public service employees may need to be next.

budselig

4 days ago in Sports

It’s now Professor Selig

The former baseball commissioner has a new gig.

21-overlay-5

4 days ago in Weird

Do you want fries with that? Man charged with throwing alligator into fast food restaurant

Workers at a Florida Wendy's got the surprise of a lifetime when a customer tossed a 3-foot-long live alligator through the drive-thru window.

John Thune 11815

4 days ago in Local

SD Senator John Thune Pushing for Aggressive Senate Agenda

US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said that they may not take up many major issues this year due to the Presidential election in November.

12-overlay-9

4 days ago in Sports

Denver streets run orange to welcome Super Bowl-winning Broncos

Hundreds of thousands of cheering, orange-clad Denver Broncos fans lined the city's streets on Tuesday for a parade and rally to welcome home the team after their upset victory in Super Bowl 50 over the Carolina Panthers.

camnewton

4 days ago in Sports

Newton: ‘Not about to conform’

Panthers quarterback Cam Newton says he's a bad loser and isn't apologizing for his post-Super Bowl news conference.

18-overlay-5

4 days ago in Entertainment

‘Frozen’ musical heading to Broadway in 2018

The musical adaptation of blockbuster Disney film is officially heading to the stage.

16-overlay-9

4 days ago in National

Trump, Sanders ride U.S. anti-establishment tide to New Hampshire win

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders coasted to victory on a wave of voter anger in the New Hampshire presidential nominating contest, thrashing traditional U.S. politicians in a display of anti-establishment power.

16-overlay-3

4 days ago in Entertainment

Ryan Reynolds calls ‘Deadpool’ a ‘game changer’ for superhero films

Marvel's anti-hero is redefining the genre.

warriorsjerseys

4 days ago in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here’s a look at some of today’s big sports headlines. WARRIORS WIN 10th STRAIGHT The red-hot Golden State Warriors are…

22-overlay-6

4 days ago in Weird

Serial stomper targeting the feet of Austin, Texas

Strange but true: Several women have reported incidents of a man stomping on their feet before riding off on a bicycle.

nowhiring

4 days ago in National

More Americans quitting jobs as labor market strengthens

U.S. job openings surged in December and the number of Americans voluntarily quitting work hit a nine-year high, pointing to labor market strength despite a slowdown in economic growth.

12-overlay-8

4 days ago in National

U.S. intelligence chief warns of ‘homegrown’ security threat

Attacks by "homegrown" terrorists are among the most imminent security threats facing the United States in 2016, along with dangers posed overseas by Islamic State and cyber security concerns, the top U.S. intelligence official says.

trumphampshire

4 days ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, Feb. 10

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

Recent Headlines

7 hours ago in Local

Iowa Universities Request $20 Million Dollars More

College

The presidents of Iowa's three public universities were at the statehouse, asking legislators to boost state funding for the schools by more than 20 million dollars.

11 hours ago in Local

Opposition Grows to Expanded Gambling in Nebraska

gambling

Gambling With the Good Life has come out against three initiative petitions to expand gambling in Nebraska.

15 hours ago in Local

SD Governor Dennis Daugaard Still Expects Deal on Medicaid

daugaard

South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard says the dialogue with federal officials over Medicaid expansion is continuing.

24 hours ago in Local

Nebraska Groundwater Levels on the Rise

WaterDrop

A new report shows groundwater levels are up in Nebraska, on average, six inches.

1 day ago in Local

SD Senator Mike Rounds Questions Fed Fiscal Policy

SD Senator Mike Rounds

South Dakota Senator Mike Rounds was among a group of Senators that met with Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen this week. She oversees the board that sets fiscal policy for the country.