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Government
3:17 pm
Thu July 24, 2014

Experts: Nebraska should look deeper at incentives

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Two tax policy experts say Nebraska needs to look beyond jobs and wages when studying whether the state's tax incentives actually work.

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Government
11:23 am
Thu July 24, 2014

Insurers owe Nebraskans more than $1.5M in refunds

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The federal government says insurers owe Nebraskans more than $1.5 million in refunds because of a provision in the Affordable Care Act.

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Council Bluffs
8:13 am
Thu July 24, 2014

Drivers repeatedly slam into Council Bluffs bridge

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A low bridge in Council Bluffs is proving challenging to motorists.

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Government
8:09 am
Thu July 24, 2014

Nebraska group forms to develop state workforce

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new group has formed to connect Nebraska educators with the state's business community. The goal: Better prepare the state's students for their careers.

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Government
8:05 am
Wed July 23, 2014

Omaha creates land bank for vacant property

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The city of Omaha has created a municipal land bank to help clean up vacant and dilapidated houses.

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Education
8:03 am
Wed July 23, 2014

Nebraska education officials scrap test scores

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska education officials are throwing out the results of statewide writing tests plagued by technological problems.

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Business
8:45 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Utilities get more time to gauge flood risks

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Federal regulators have given Nebraska's two biggest utilities more time to evaluate flooding hazards at their two nuclear power plants.

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Crime
8:13 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Omaha police investigate Sunday night shooting

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police are investigating the death of a man found shot to death in an apartment Sunday night.

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Omaha
11:23 am
Mon July 21, 2014

Investigators say overloaded bins caused collapse of Omaha plant

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Federal investigators say overloaded storage bins on the roof of an Omaha livestock feed manufacturer's plant caused the building collapse that killed two people in January.

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Education
8:50 am
Mon July 21, 2014

University of Nebraska wants 5 pct increase in aid

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska plans to ask lawmakers to approve a 5 percent increase in state aid next year to help pay for key initiatives.

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