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Politics & Elections
2:50 pm
Fri February 14, 2014

Republican Pete Pirsch to run for Nebraska AG

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska state Sen. Pete Pirsch is joining the Republican primary race for attorney general.

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Government
8:21 am
Fri February 14, 2014

Neb. lawmakers worried by proposed tax rate change

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Even the lawmaker who introduced a bill seeking to lower Nebraska's income tax rates is acknowledging the proposal needs to be changed.

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Nebraska
1:39 pm
Thu February 13, 2014

Wayne State College player died of pneumonia

WAYNE, Neb. (AP) — Autopsy results show that pneumonia killed an 18-year-old Wayne State College football player last weekend.

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Politics & Elections
11:10 am
Thu February 13, 2014

Omaha state senator wants Terry's seat in Congress

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A state senator from Omaha has announced that he's running for Congress, hoping to unseat Republican incumbent Lee Terry.

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Government
7:53 am
Thu February 13, 2014

Bill would allow bond-financing for Neb. roads

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers are being asked to take a new approach to roads funding, with a bill that would allow the state to finance high-priority projects with bonds.

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Government
7:49 am
Thu February 13, 2014

Judge dismisses Neb. driver's license lawsuit

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A judge has dismissed a lawsuit that challenged Nebraska's denial of driver's licenses to people who were brought into the country illegally as children, but allowed to stay under a new federal program.

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Politics & Elections
3:03 pm
Wed February 12, 2014

Auditor Foley commits to Nebraska governor's race

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — State Auditor Mike Foley has committed himself to the Nebraska governor's race, ruling out speculation that he might seek re-election.

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Crime
3:00 pm
Wed February 12, 2014

Judge weighs competency of Omaha killing suspect

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge is weighing testimony to determine whether a man accused of killing four people in and around Omaha last summer is competent to stand trial.

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Government
8:10 am
Wed February 12, 2014

Nebraska city keeps rules aimed at illegal immigration

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — Voters in the eastern Nebraska city of Fremont have decided to keep an ordinance that requires all renters to swear they are legally living in the U.S.

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Education
11:31 am
Tue February 11, 2014

Neb. trails other states in student AP test scores

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new report says Nebraska's high school seniors are trailing students in other states when it comes to scoring well on Advanced Placement exams.

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