Teen Gun Purchases

(AP) In many US states, 18 is old enough to buy a semiautomatic The young age of the man accused in the Florida high school shooting that killed 17 people has revived the debate over age requirements for gun purchases. Police say 19-year-old Nicolas Cruz legally bought the semiautomatic weapon he used to open fire…read more »


Mall Security Vehicle Used in Thursday Robbery Located

A mall-car used as a get-away vehicle for a robbery at Gate Way Mall yesterday has been located. Police Spokeswoman Angela Sands says the White 2014 Ford F1-50 was found at 331 N Cotner Blvd, not to far from the mall. Sands also says a few pieces of jewelry were located inside the car, but…read more »


Police Looking For Suspects After 3 Men Robbed at Gunpoint

Lincoln Police are looking for suspects after three Tecumseh men were robbed at gunpoint Thursday at a parking lot on the 2800 block of Tierra Drive. Lincoln Police Spokeswoman Angela Sands says the three friends, ages 20, 19 and 17, were waiting in their car for a fourth friend to come out of his nearby apartment…read more »


Huskers begin new season this weekend with four games in Tempe

  By Tommy Rezac It’s been 272 days since Nebraska beat Penn State 21-3 in State College, PA to clinch its first conference title since 2005. “That’s so far in the past, I don’t roll seasons over,” Nebraska coach Darin Erstad said, who’s entering his seventh season in Lincoln. “It’s a whole new set of…read more »

Dog Scares Off Intruder

A frightening experience for a Lincoln nine-year old, who while home alone… encountered a masked man breaking into his house on the 600 block of North 30th. His mother had gone to pick up the other kids from school Wednesday at 5 pm. Seeing the intruder.. the nine-year old got the family’s pit bull to…read more »