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With the flurry of new mandates, more than half of Nebraska's 1.95 million people now live in a community that requires a mask to be worn indoors.
Authorities believe Rich's slaying was the result of a botched robbery, but it quickly spawned conspiracy theories that were then fanned by a now-retracted Fox News story that he had been responsible for leaking DNC emails to WikiLeaks.
The night before a gunman shot four Sonic Drive-In workers, killing two of them, the workers and three friends ate what turned out to be a last meal together.
Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert is running for third term, touting her record on public safety, redevelopment and street improvements in seeking a third term.
Sanders, if tapped, would be the first woman of color to serve an American president in that role, which many national political observers describe as a realistic possibility.
Nebraska's all-Republican delegation avoided criticizing Trump for trying to cast doubt on the 2020 election and expressed support for making sure that states complete an accurate vote count.
"If the president's legal team has real evidence, they need to present it immediately to both the public and the courts," Ben Sasse said.
Ricketts acknowledged that he's previously supported legislative efforts to revert back to Nebraska awarding all five of its electoral votes to the statewide winner.
Aaron Sanderford recaps a roller coaster election day in Nebraska including Biden's win in the 2nd district.