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Government
8:45 am
Fri April 26, 2013

Nebraska lawmakers advance school funding legislation

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new state-equalization funding bill for Nebraska public schools has won first-round approval from lawmakers.

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Government
11:39 am
Wed April 24, 2013

Two fired OPD officers appeal to get their jobs back

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Two Omaha police officers fired in an excessive force investigation have filed notices of appeal, indicating they intend to fight to get their jobs back.

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General News
6:19 am
Sat April 20, 2013

Omaha planning to use sub as Cold War memorial

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new memorial in the shape of the USS Omaha submarine is being planned to honor veterans who served during the Cold War.

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Business
6:17 am
Sat April 20, 2013

Nebraska native donating $2M to Lincoln project

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A great-grandson of Nebraska settlers is donating $2 million to help renovate Centennial Mall in Lincoln.

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Weather
11:16 am
Thu April 18, 2013

Rain helps drought conditions in parts of Iowa, Nebraska

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Soaking rain across much of the nation's midsection has helped further alleviate drought in the crop growing states of Iowa, Missouri, Minnesota and Wisconsin. Small portions of Nebraska also saw improvement.

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Government
12:52 pm
Wed April 17, 2013

Nebraska lawmakers continue debate on Medicaid expansion

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers began a second day of debate on a proposal to expand Medicaid to more low-income adults.

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Government
2:43 pm
Tue April 16, 2013

Nebraska lawmakers begin debate on Medicaid expansion bill

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers began debating a proposal to expand Medicaid as part of the federal health care law.

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Weather
6:19 am
Sat April 13, 2013

Drought eases in farm belt but not over yet

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A cool, rainy spring is easing dry conditions in parts of the nation's farm belt that saw the worst of last year's drought.

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General News
6:17 am
Sat April 13, 2013

La Vista rental policy OK'd by Neb Supreme Court

PAPILLION, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has ruled that the city of La Vista's ordinance requiring landlords to obtain a rental license and submit to periodic property inspections does not violate the state's prohibition against special legislation.

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Health/Medical
2:36 pm
Fri April 12, 2013

No evidence of misconduct found in study involving UNMC researchers

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska Medical Center has found no evidence of research misconduct after questions were raised about data integrity in an academic article.

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