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Politics & Elections
11:25 am
Fri August 23, 2013

State Sen. Beau McCoy to run for Governor

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Republican state Sen. Beau McCoy is planning to jump into the 2014 Nebraska governor's race.

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Iowa
10:19 am
Thu August 22, 2013

Trial delayed for Council Bluffs doctor

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A trial has been delayed for a Council Bluffs doctor charged with sexually abusing a 5-year-old girl.

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Health/Medical
8:09 am
Thu August 22, 2013

11 cases of West Nile Virus in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska health officials say they've recorded 11 human cases of West Nile virus in the state this year.

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Health/Medical
12:04 pm
Wed August 21, 2013

Four companies seek to provide health insurance to Nebraskans as part of ACA

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Four companies intend to sell health insurance to Nebraskans who can't get coverage from their employers.

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Crime
11:51 am
Wed August 21, 2013

Information, SUV sought after early morning homicide in northwest Omaha

Deputies are looking for a gold Chevrolet Traverse, NE license plate RWA 637.
Credit Google Images

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Department is asking the public to be on the lookout for a gold SUV after a homicide early Wednesday morning.

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Education
8:11 am
Wed August 21, 2013

Nebraska ACT scores above the national average

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's 2013 high school graduates scored higher than students nationally.

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Government
8:07 am
Wed August 21, 2013

Fire Union lawsuit dismissed

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has dismissed the Omaha firefighter union's lawsuit against the city that sought to prevent cuts to the fire department budget.

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Crime
1:08 pm
Tue August 20, 2013

Prosecutors: suspect said he strangled woman before dumping her body in a cemetery

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Prosecutors say a man accused of killing his girlfriend told investigators he strangled her in an Omaha park and then dumped her body in an open grave he'd seen in a nearby cemetery.

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Business
8:16 am
Tue August 20, 2013

Iowa's unemployment rate up in July

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa's unemployment rate rose to 4.8 percent in July as total employment in the state dropped for the first time this year.

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Government
8:14 am
Tue August 20, 2013

Hearings set on school funding

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A group of lawmakers will travel to central and western Nebraska in October for public hearings on the state's K-12 school funding formula.

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