3 Female staffers sexually harassed by top Pentagon official: IG report

U.S. Department of Defense(WASHINGTON) -- A top defense official sexually harassed three female staffers before ultimately resigning from his post last April, according to a report from the Pentagon Inspector General's...

Senate confirms Stephen Hahn as new FDA commissioner

Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate confirmed Stephen Hahn as commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration on Thursday. Hahn is poised to take the helm of the agency amid national...

House Judiciary debates wording of Trump impeachment charges

rarrarorro/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- After a late night of primetime speechmaking, members of the House Judiciary Committee on Thursday are set to debate the specific language of the impeachment articles targeting President...

Trump tweets at Greta Thunberg to 'chill' following person of the year announcement

Official White House Photo by Tia Dufour(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump tweeted Thursday, telling Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swedish climate activist, to "chill." Trump wrote "so ridiculous" in response to a...

Pentagon Inspector General opens review into $400M border wall contract

ElFlacodelNorte/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- The Pentagon Inspector General has opened a review of a $400 million border wall contract after a congressman alleged that the Trump administration could have had an "inappropriate...

Biden seeks to undo Trump's immigration policies in first 100 days in new plan

ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Former Vice President Joe Biden released his formal immigration plan Wednesday expanding upon previously announced broad strokes of his plan along with his plan for sending aid to Central America. ...

Trump considering adding Alan Dershowitz to impeachment legal team: Sources

Official Whte House Photo by Joyce N. Boghosian(WASHINGTON) -- Gearing up for an impeachment trial in the Senate, President Donald Trump and his top advisers are considering expanding his legal team and bringing on...

Trump campaign says impeachment makes them 'bigger and stronger'

Win McNamee/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Just hours after House Democrats announced two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, he held a massive rally in the crucial key battleground state of Pennsylvania...

House passes key defense legislation establishing Space Force and paid parental leave

iStock(WASHINGTON) -- The House passed a key defense bill on Wednesday that includes the establishment of the Space Force, 12 weeks of paid parental leave for civil servant and reforms for privatized military housing. The...

Feuding Cabinet secretary, Medicare administrator summoned to White House to resolve long-running conflict: Sources

Alex Wong/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump’s health secretary and his top Medicare administrator have been summoned to the White House by acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney for a meeting this week...

Trump signs executive order aimed at combating anti-Semitism on college campuses

iStock(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed an executive order aimed at combating anti-Semitism on college campuses, saying schools had an obligation to reject discrimination targeting Jewish people --...

Prosecutors ask for bail to be revoked for Rudy Giuliani associate Lev Parnas

Drew Angerer/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Federal prosecutors in New York have asked a judge to revoke bail for Rudy Giuliani-associate Lev Parnas "There is no set of conditions that will reasonably ensure his appearance and...

Senate Republicans increasingly favor short impeachment trial with no witnesses

iStock(WASHINGTON) -- There's a growing consensus among Senate Republicans that President Donald Trump's all-but-certain impeachment trial should be shorter rather than longer, lasting roughly 10 days to two weeks, with no...

House Judiciary Committee debates articles of impeachment against Trump

Alex Wong/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- The House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday evening takes up the two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump for debate and approval, holding a "markup" -- a public...

Redistricting leads North Carolina GOP House members to consider other options

iStock(RALEIGH, N.C.) -- North Carolina Republican Rep. George Holding announced Friday that he will not seek reelection after the state’s congressional maps were redrawn last month. His seat, representing the...

Trump blasts 'impeachment lite' as House Judiciary Committee considers articles

Tom Pennington/Getty Images(HERSHEY, Pa.) -- As the House Judiciary Committee Wednesday sets the stage for a full House vote on two articles of impeachment, President Donald Trump is mocking the Democrats’ effort to...

Bloomberg to donate $10 million to House Democrats targeted by GOP

Roy Rochlin/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Former New York City Mayor and billionaire Mike Bloomberg will donate $10 million to the House Majority PAC to help defend vulnerable House Democrats, a senior aide has confirmed to...

Joe Biden denies he is mulling a one-term pledge if elected president

Scott Olson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Former Vice President Joe Biden denied discussing with his campaign advisers whether he would only seek one term in office if elected president-- claims that were first published by...

Terminally ill soldier wins victory in battle to file claim against military for alleged malpractice

Army Sgt. Richard Stayskal, Rep. Jackie Speier and attorney Natalie Khawam pose for a photo together. Army Sgt. Richard Stayskal, Rep. Jackie Speier and attorney Natalie Khawam pose for a photo together.- (Courtesy Natalie...

Courts block Trump administration plan to use military funds for border wall

wildpixel/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- A federal judge has issued a nationwide block on the Trump administration's use of $3.6 billion military construction funds to build a wall along the border of the United States and Mexico,...

CHI Health St Francis gives tours of new cancer center

CHI Health St Francis gives tours of new cancer center

Adrian Smith: "No evidence of any crime" in Impeachment Effort

Adrian Smith: "No evidence of any crime" in Impeachment Effort

Iowa state center under investigation; top official put on leave

Iowa state center under investigation; top official put on leave

Flooded farmers face growing dilemma in warming world

Flooded farmers face growing dilemma in warming world

Rural Nebraska church destroyed by early morning fire

Rural Nebraska church destroyed by early morning fire

Peru State Booster Club hosting annual powerlifting meet on Jan. 11

Peru State Booster Club hosting annual powerlifting meet on Jan. 11

MLB draft relocating to Omaha ahead of College World Series

MLB draft relocating to Omaha ahead of College World Series

Thursday's River Country Scoreboard, Dec. 12

Thursday's River Country Scoreboard, Dec. 12

Scottsbluff/Gering to host Class B state golf the next three years

Scottsbluff/Gering to host Class B state golf the next three years

Creek Valley squares off vs. North Platte St. Pat's for the first time

Creek Valley squares off vs. North Platte St. Pat's for the first time