military http://kios.org en Officials: Remains belong to WWII airman from Iowa http://kios.org/post/officials-remains-belong-wwii-airman-iowa <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">MOULTON, Iowa (AP) — Officials say remains found in Germany in 2012 have been positively identified as belonging to a WWII airman from Iowa who went missing more than 69 years ago. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 13:05:39 +0000 Associated Press 49917 at http://kios.org UNO expert: Iraq violence threatens to destabilize Middle East http://kios.org/post/uno-expert-iraq-violence-threatens-destabilize-middle-east <p>A UNO expert on the Middle East says violence in Iraq complicates U.S. security interests there. Wed, 18 Jun 2014 06:00:00 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 48846 at http://kios.org Sen. Fischer: questions remain about prisoner exchange http://kios.org/post/sen-fischer-questions-remain-about-prisoner-exchange <p>U.S. Senator Deb Fischer of Nebraska says she has questions about the release of Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl. Wed, 11 Jun 2014 19:14:45 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 48556 at http://kios.org Mission Readiness: more investment needed in early childhood education http://kios.org/post/mission-readiness-more-investment-needed-early-childhood-education <p>A new report says young people aren’t prepared for military service because of inadequate education, a criminal record, or being overweight. Tue, 20 May 2014 13:03:31 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 47449 at http://kios.org UNO, STRATCOM partner on leadership program http://kios.org/post/uno-stratcom-partner-leadership-program <p>UNO and STRATCOM are partnering on a new leadership and professional development program. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 20:30:00 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 43807 at http://kios.org 72 Medal of Honor recipients recognized in Nebraska http://kios.org/post/72-medal-honor-recipients-recognized-nebraska <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Seventy-two Nebraskans who were awarded the Medal of Honor are getting new recognition at the State Capitol. Tue, 12 Nov 2013 14:06:43 +0000 Associated Press 38736 at http://kios.org UNO Middle East expert talks about possible U.S. intervention in Syria http://kios.org/post/uno-middle-east-expert-talks-about-possible-us-intervention-syria <p>The U.S. Senate is set to vote next week on a resolution authorizing the limited use of force in Syria. Fri, 06 Sep 2013 17:50:52 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 35596 at http://kios.org Sen. Fischer supports President Obama's nominee for Stratcom commander http://kios.org/post/sen-fischer-supports-president-obamas-nominee-stratcom-commander <p>President Obama’s nominee to lead U.S. Strategic Command is one step closer to Senate confirmation. Thu, 01 Aug 2013 17:37:52 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 33846 at http://kios.org UNO waiving admission application fee for military and veteran students http://kios.org/post/uno-waiving-admission-application-fee-military-and-veteran-students <p>Active-duty military and veteran students applying to attend UNO will have their application fee waived. Tue, 25 Jun 2013 18:27:45 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 32042 at http://kios.org Defense Sec. Hagel visits Offutt Air Force Base http://kios.org/post/defense-sec-hagel-visits-offutt-air-force-base <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. (AP) — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel signaled that U.S. Strategic Command at Offutt AFB is safe from base closings the Defense Department might consider.</span> Thu, 20 Jun 2013 18:26:13 +0000 Associated Press 31839 at http://kios.org