Both counties have taken important proactive steps in recent years.
The new jail will increase the number of beds for inmates and include a behavioral health unit that will offer drug and alcohol rehabilitation services and mental health counseling.
If states step forward to help address the border emergency, the suffering of these children can be lessened. The cause is worthy.
Nets 124, Pacers 115: James Harden had 40 points, 15 assists and 10 rebounds for his 11th triple-double of the season.
The plan calls for shifting the facilities' focus from a corrections approach to a treatment-centered approach, by restructuring programs, facilities and staff.
Near the beginning of the pandemic, Gabriella Formenti, a doctor from a village in northern Italy, started feeling exhausted and had a high fever.
Across two hospital campuses and multiple outpatient clinics in Omaha and Lincoln, Madonna has become synonymous with hope and healing through…
The twinkle in his eyes, the delight in his smile, the joyous way he moved his disease-withered frame. They all proclaimed a single, resounding message: Grateful to be alive! “As my care team and my family tell me, ‘You were born again. You have to learn to live again,’” said Vicente Perez Castro. “I went through a very difficult time.” Hell and back is more like it. Perez, a 57-year-old cook ...
A new report from State Ombudsman Julie Rogers explains the multiple failures that led to a troubling crisis in the summer of 2019 at the state-run center in Geneva for female youth offenders.
MIDDLE TOWNSHIP — The new Cape May County veterans outpatient clinic is officially open, capping a years-long effort to move away from the old site at the Coast Guard base in Cape May.
The boy was thrown nearly 40 feet to the ground by a stranger in April.
Here are the winners in the Health & Medicine category in The World-Herald's 2019 Omaha's Choice Awards.
Oxygen Media has greenlighted a two-hour documentary that will capture Kim Kardashian West's efforts to free prisoners she believes were wrong…
Gov. Pete Ricketts said the veterans home "represents a little piece of what we can do to give back to those who sacrificed so much for our freedoms.”
Jessica Lode was the perfect picture of health.
It was, to say the least, a very bad, very harrowing experience. After all of that, more than two months of rehabilitation for a mangled wing must have seemed like no big deal.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Their concert turned into a siege, and now their lives may become a battle.
MedStar Washington Hospital Center said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise was released from the hospital Tuesday and is beginning “intensive inpatient rehabilitation.”
Because of a nursing shortage, a unit offering rehabilitation services has been closed at Good Samaritan Hospital.