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Business
6:06 am
Fri March 20, 2015

SBA Launches InnovateHER Business Challenge

InnovateHER, the 2015 Innovating for Women Business Challenge kicked off in early March.

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Business
1:31 pm
Thu March 19, 2015

Weakening economy seen ahead for rural parts of 10 states

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly survey of bankers suggests a weakening economy lies ahead for rural parts of 10 Midwestern and Western states.

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Business
1:30 pm
Tue March 17, 2015

Nebraska jobless rate hit 2.9 percent in January, state says

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new report says Nebraska's preliminary unemployment rate dropped to 2.9 percent in January from the revised December figure of 3.1 percent.

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Business
1:15 pm
Mon March 16, 2015

State gets nearly $4.5 million to help businesses grow

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The state of Nebraska has received nearly $4.5 million to help businesses grow and create jobs.

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Business
1:58 pm
Tue March 10, 2015

Allied Insurance cutting 140 Lincoln jobs in a few years

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Allied Insurance is giving employees lots of notice about job cutbacks at its regional office in Lincoln.

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Business
6:06 am
Wed March 4, 2015

SBA offers a new online lending tool

The Small Business Administration is offering a new online lending tool called LINC.

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Business
1:02 pm
Tue February 24, 2015

Congress sends Keystone bill to Obama, who plans to veto it

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner says Congress is sending President Barack Obama legislation to build the Keystone XL pipeline on Tuesday.

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Business
6:06 am
Thu February 19, 2015

SBA Sees Rise in Demand for Funding

The Small Business Administration tries to connect capital with small business owners who are trying to start or grow a business here in Nebraska.

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Business
1:30 pm
Wed February 18, 2015

Warren Buffett's firm sells Exxon Mobil, adds Deere stake

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Billionaire Warren Buffett's company unloaded its 41 million shares of Exxon Mobil Corp. and sold a smaller stake in ConocoPhillips as oil prices fell last fall.

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Business
4:16 pm
Tue February 17, 2015

Freight railroads watched Canadian Pacific strike closely

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Railroad officials say the brief strike by roughly 3,300 Canadian Pacific workers didn't have a significant impact on U.S. rail traffic.

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