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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly survey of rural bankers in 10 Plains and Western states suggests an improved economic outlook.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Billionaire Warren Buffett's company revealed a new investment in Teva Pharmaceuticals and trimmed its holdings in oil refiner Phillips 66 by selling 35 million shares back to the company for $3.3 billion.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A proposal for a new hotel in downtown Omaha has been approved by city planning officials, despite pleas from fans of the popular restaurant currently on the planned hotel

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — BNSF railroad is planning to invest $3.3 billion in its railroad again this year.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A report says a business conditions index for nine Midwest and Plains states slipped over the past month but still pointed to continuing improvement in regional economic conditions.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln railway car plant is poised to receive a $3.6 billion contract for new subway cars for New York City.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Labor Department says the preliminary December unemployment rate matched the 2.7 percent of November and October.

(Lincoln, NE)  --  A Lincoln manufacturer is set to receive its largest contract ever.

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Facebook is rolling out a 30-city program it promised last year to help small businesses grow and workers gain the digital computer skills needed to find a job.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Declining numbers in a new monthly survey of bankers suggests the economy remains weak in rural parts of 10 Plains and Western states.

SIDNEY, Neb. (AP) — The chief executive of Bass Pro Shops says he'll match donations by former Cabela's executives and owners

The New Year, New Business series returns to the Omaha Public Library starting tomorrow at Noon.

ConAgra Brands has hired Hines, a global real estate development firm, to help redevelop the downtown campus.  

Careerockit is an initiative of the Greater Omaha Chamber that brings together the education community and the business community. 

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new report says personal income in Nebraska declined since last year.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A southeast Nebraska city plans to buy electricity from a natural gas-fired power plant that won't be built in the state.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly survey of business leaders suggests economic conditions continue to improve for nine Midwest and Plains states.

A report released Wednesday says the Mid-America Business Conditions Index rose to 58.8 in October from 58.2 in September. The August figure was 57.5.

Creighton University economist Ernie Goss oversees the survey, and he says national and regional indices indicate the manufacturing sector is expanding at a very healthy pace.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A program designed to promote tourism in Nebraska has once again seen record-high participation.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's corrections department is seeking permission to spend more money to hire full-time workers to address its staffing shortages.

ICAN’s annual 7x7x7 event takes place tomorrow at Creighton University’s Harper Center from 4-7 p.m.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Online brokerage TD Ameritrade plans to release its quarterly earnings report on Tuesday morning.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Halloween may still be weeks out, but Nebraska companies are already planning for winter holiday hiring.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Billionaire Warren Buffett will talk about poverty and what philanthropy can do to help at a national conference in his hometown of Omaha.

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska Public Power District executive will lead a national utility trade group for the next year.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly survey of business leaders suggests more economic growth lies ahead for nine Midwest and Plains states.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Labor Department says the state's preliminary unemployment rate dropped slightly in July to 2.8 percent.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett's company has eliminated its stake in General Electric and boosted its investment in the Bank of New York Mellon Corp.

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — Officials and merchants in Council Bluffs hope a $5.7 million development in the western Iowa city's key commercial district may help attract businesses from Omaha, Nebraska.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Online brokerage TD Ameritrade will release its quarterly earnings report Tuesday morning.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts is kicking off a tour of businesses throughout the state in the build up to a state economic development summit later this week.

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