Officer: Omaha's VA police department 'out of control'
July 21st, 2014
A memo the public was never supposed to see paints a picture of a problem-plagued police department in the VA's Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System.
Gambling foes to fight horse racing ballot measure
July 16th, 2014
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gambling opponents have launched a campaign against a Nebraska ballot measure that would allow betting on previously recorded horse races shown on machines that resemble casino sl
July 20th, 2014
I get disproportionately excited for horse racing. It’s either the latent degenerate gambler in me or I just like ponies. Either way, I’m excited for 50 to 1 , which opens at the Majestic Cinema of Omaha on July 25. It follows the story of Mine That Bird, who was a Kentucky Derby champion (even if his name is grammatically maddening).
California Chrome fails to lift Triple Crown jinx
June 23rd, 2014
Horse racing's 36-year quest to find the next great American hero and propel a fading sport back into the spotlight has once again let opportunity slip from its hooves.
Local sports digest: Ex-Giant Will Clark enters Omaha College Baseball Hall of Fame
July 5th, 2014
Former A's outfielder Mark Kotsay joins Will Clark in induction in Omaha, Nebraska.