KIOS News http://kios.org en Report: Stun guns misused by Nebraska officers http://kios.org/post/report-stun-guns-misused-nebraska-officers <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new report says Nebraska law enforcement officers have misused stun guns in several recent incidents. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:32:11 +0000 Associated Press 51928 at http://kios.org Officials: Man in Nebraska exposed himself to kids http://kios.org/post/officials-man-nebraska-exposed-himself-kids <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A man has been arrested on suspicion of exposing himself to three girls. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:30:13 +0000 Associated Press 51907 at http://kios.org Oil pipeline opponents plan concert in cornfield http://kios.org/post/oil-pipeline-opponents-plan-concert-cornfield <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">NELIGH, Neb. (AP) — Willie Nelson and Neil Young will headline a concert next month in a Nebraska cornfield organized by opponents of a proposed pipeline that would carry oil from Canada south to the Gulf Coast. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:27:33 +0000 Associated Press 51906 at http://kios.org New Alegent Creighton facility coming to Omaha http://kios.org/post/new-alegent-creighton-facility-coming-omaha <p>A new medical clinic and academic center will replace Alegent Creighton University Medical Center in 2016. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:22:33 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 51905 at http://kios.org New Alegent Creighton facility coming to Omaha Nebraska may have to repay $2.5M in Medicaid money http://kios.org/post/nebraska-may-have-repay-25m-medicaid-money <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Federal officials want Nebraska to repay nearly $2.5 million because they say the state mishandled some Medicaid prescription drug claims. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 17:57:09 +0000 Associated Press 51866 at http://kios.org 22 Iowa jails refusing immigration detainers http://kios.org/post/22-iowa-jails-refusing-immigration-detainers <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Officials at 22 Iowa county jails are refusing to accept requests from federal immigration authorities to hold people in jail without a court order. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 15:06:52 +0000 Associated Press 51860 at http://kios.org Police: Man injured in park shooting http://kios.org/post/police-man-injured-park-shooting <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say they've arrested a man who shot and critically injured a man in a park. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:28:15 +0000 Associated Press 51857 at http://kios.org Immigration could surface in Nebraska gov. race http://kios.org/post/immigration-could-surface-nebraska-gov-race <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers will have a new debate next year over immigration, an issue that could influence the 2014 governor's race. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:23:50 +0000 Associated Press 51856 at http://kios.org Ashford wants Congressional pay cut until balanced budget is achieved http://kios.org/post/ashford-wants-congressional-pay-cut-until-balanced-budget-achieved <p>The Democratic candidate for Nebraska’s Second Congressional District says Congress should take a pay cut until a balanced budget is passed. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:15:59 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 51855 at http://kios.org 2 employees retire, 2 suspend for sentencing mess http://kios.org/post/2-employees-retire-2-suspend-sentencing-mess <p>LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman says two state attorneys have retired under threat of being fired and two other were suspended for their actions in the state's prison sentencing debacle. Sat, 16 Aug 2014 11:18:50 +0000 Associated Press 51787 at http://kios.org