Great prize money, a big league atmosphere and huge galleries. All reasons why the Cox Classic is a favorite stop for the pros on the nationwide golf tour. And there's one other big attraction.
A federal judge has dismissed wrongful-conviction lawsuits filed by four members of the so-called Beatrice Six against Gage County authorities. U.S. District Judge Richard Kopf says in a 178-page ruling that authorities did not violate the constitutional rights of those wrongfully convicted in the 1985 murder of Helen Wilson.
Lincoln police say two roommates had a disagreement over their living arrangements. Things escalated to the point that one began stabbing the other. The two live at 3320 L Street. Police say 48-year old Daniel Bousek stabbed his 57-year old roommate who was left with lacerations to his face and a stab wound to an arm.