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Omaha
8:06 am
Tue May 27, 2014

President of Omaha's Creighton Prep resigns

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Creighton Prep High School is looking for a new president, less than a year after the hiring of its current one.

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Crime
8:03 am
Tue May 27, 2014

Man faces charges in Omaha stabbing

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A man faces charges in conection to his girlfriend's stabbing injuries in Omaha.

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General News
4:53 am
Mon May 26, 2014

UNL to host global water security conference

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is hosting a conference on water security and its impact on the Middle East.

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General News
4:51 am
Mon May 26, 2014

Progress, challenges seen in child welfare reform

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Two years after lawmakers began a major overhaul of Nebraska's child welfare system, the number of state wards has fallen but challenges remain in caring for some of the youngest children.

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Government
6:08 am
Sat May 24, 2014

Branstad signs drones, e-cigarettes bills into law

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Governor Terry Branstad has signed two bills to regulate the use of unmanned aerial drones and ban the sale and use of e-cigarettes for minors.

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Crime
6:06 am
Sat May 24, 2014

Ex-fire chief gets 4-5 years in Nebraska prison

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A former fire chief has been sent to prison for stealing from his fire department in southeast Nebraska.

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Iowa
8:15 am
Fri May 23, 2014

USDA: Fewer farm workers hired, pay slightly more

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says the number of workers hired directly by farms in Iowa and Missouri during the reference week of April 6th through 12th, was down 25 percent from a year ago.

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Nebraska
8:12 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Traffic fatalities nearly on pace with last year

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The number of roadway fatalities in Nebraska has barely changed this year compared to the same period in 2013, and state officials say most of those killed weren't wearing seat belts.

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Nebraska
12:40 pm
Thu May 22, 2014

GOP Senate candidate Sasse resigns from university

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Republican Ben Sasse plans to resign as Midland University's president at the end of the year regardless of whether he wins a seat in the U.S. Senate in November.

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Iowa
8:10 am
Thu May 22, 2014

Council Bluffs parade officials apologize to vets

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — Parade officials have apologized to Vietnam War veterans for telling them they couldn't use their "tiger cage" float in the Celebrate Council Bluffs parade.

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