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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha City Council has changed its collective mind and voted to apply the city's 2.5 percent restaurant tax to food trucks.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska officials have signed nine separate agreements with companies that will help promote the state's beef and pork products in Asia.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Pete Ricketts is touting Nebraska businesses during his second trade mission to China.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Student loan company Nelnet is delaying the release of its earnings report while it reviews a new accounting standard for its loans.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly survey of business leaders suggests the economy will continue slowing in nine Midwest and Plains states, in part because of manufacturing weakness.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett's company is planning to release its third-quarter earnings report on Friday afternoon.

NEW YORK (AP) — Online brokerage TD Ameritrade is buying Scottrade in a $4 billion cash-and-stock deal that would tie up two major players in the day trading industry during an era when an increasingly large number of investors are choosing index funds over stock picking.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Union Pacific railroad is scheduled to release its third-quarter earnings report Thursday morning.

Nebraska Angels, a local 60-member investment network, provided the seed money for EyeVerify  along with two Kansas City angel groups.  

The Kitchen Council is a kitchen incubator for food startups that helps them grow their products on a larger scale.

The ICAN Men’s Mega Mind Meetup is an informal gathering of business leaders with a unique format.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Iowa firm has won a $1.9 million contract to complete work on a section of the Missouri River in southeast Nebraska.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Uncertainty about Cabela's future has already slowed the housing market in the outdoor retailer's hometown of Sidney, and that is likely to intensify now that the company agreed to be bought by rival Bass Pro.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Pete Ricketts and state business officials are traveling the state for a series of events to celebrate manufacturing in Nebraska.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A California industrial technology company says it will make Lincoln its manufacturing headquarters.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Developers plan to transform nearly 500 acres of west Omaha from primarily farmland to a mix of retail and housing with space for a lake and miles of trails.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly survey of business leaders suggests the economy will continue slowing in nine Midwest and Plains states because of weakness in agriculture and energy businesses.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Berkshire Hathaway investors will again be able to watch online as Warren Buffett answer questions at the annual meeting next year instead of making the pilgrimage to Omaha.

Yahoo Finance said Monday that it will again broadcast Berkshire's annual meeting next spring.

Roughly 40,000 people attended last spring's meeting in Omaha to listen to Buffett and Berkshire Vice Chairman Charlie Munger spend hours answering questions.

Yahoo Finance says last year's meeting attracted 1.1 million unique viewers. The event was offered in English and Mandarin.

BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha suburb of Bellevue, a blue-collar city that home to Offutt Air Force Base, could become one of the few municipalities outside California to ban smoking in rented apartments.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's state auditor says an alcohol prevention group made a number of unpermitted and unreasonable purchases with grant funding in 2015 and 2016.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The City Council has rejected a proposal that would have required food truck operators to collect Omaha's 2.5 percent restaurant tax.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A nonprofit utility that serves Lincoln buildings owned by the city, county and state plans to start selling excess energy to private customers.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new report says Nebraska's unemployment rate inched up to 3.2 percent in August — a tenth of a point higher than the July rate.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett's company has bought nearly 1 million more shares of oil refiner Phillips 66.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Bankers say weak farm income continues to weigh down the economy in rural parts of 10 Plains and Western states.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska has started its new fiscal year with lower-than-expected tax revenue for the first two months.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Figures from a survey of supply managers in nine Midwest and Plains states have risen slightly but still suggest slow or no economic growth ahead.

Do Space is holding a Startup Summit on Thursday, September 22nd from 11:30 to 1.  Lunch will be provided.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly survey of bankers suggests the economy remains weak in rural parts of 10 Plains and Western states even though it improved slightly in the past month.

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