{FD} City to pay $480G in medical costs for suspect injured after allegedly shooting police officer: reports

Taxpayers in Omaha, Neb., will pay nearly $480,000 in medical bills for a suspect whom police wounded with gunfire after he shot an officer on Sept. 11, city council members decided this week in a 6-1 vote.

{FD} Nebraska principal reportedly bans candy canes, says ‘J shape’ stands for Jesus

An elementary school principal in Nebraska was placed on leave after telling teachers to avoid decorating their classrooms with Christmas-themed ornamentations so as not to offend those who don’t celebrate the holiday.

{FD} Candy cane, Santa decorations reportedly banned by Nebraska school principal

An elementary school principal in Nebraska was reportedly placed on leave after telling teachers to avoid decorating their classrooms with Christmas-themed ornamentations so as not to offend those who don’t celebrate it.

{FD} Midwest snowstorm cancels hundreds of flights as holiday weekend winds down

A winter storm blanketed much of the central Midwest with snow Sunday, canceling hundreds of flights at airports in Chicago and Kansas City and forcing parts of some major highways to shut down as the Thanksgiving holiday weekend drew to a close.