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Business
8:20 am
Mon July 7, 2014

Entrepreneur says startups changing the landscape in the Middle East

A Washington-based tech entrepreneur says startup businesses are changing the landscape in the Middle East and other emerging markets.

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Business
6:18 am
Sat July 5, 2014

Min. wage petition gets nearly 135K signatures

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Supporters of a higher minimum wage have collected nearly 135,000 signatures to place the issue on the November ballot, well beyond the minimum required.

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Business
1:00 am
Mon June 30, 2014

Report gives Nebraska passing grades for its small business climate

Nebraska gets a B+ when it comes to an overall climate of friendliness for small businesses.

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Business
2:00 pm
Fri June 20, 2014

Capitol District to feature hotel, apartments, office space

Omaha’s Capitol District project is underway.

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Business
12:57 pm
Thu June 19, 2014

District to phase out coal at Omaha power plant

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha Public Power District board has decided to phase out coal to generate electrical power at its Omaha plant.

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Business
1:00 am
Thu June 12, 2014

Omaha's purchase of 68 acre site for industrial development on hold

Negotiations between the city and northeast Omaha landowners for a 68-acre site are on hold.

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Business
1:04 pm
Thu June 5, 2014

Bids for private lunch with Warren Buffett top $1M

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The price of a private lunch with investor Warren Buffett is already over $1 million, and there is still more than a day left in the online auction that benefits a California charity.

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Business
7:58 am
Mon June 2, 2014

Midwest economic index hits another 3-year high

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly economic index for nine Midwestern and Plains states has inched up to hit another three-year high, suggesting more economic growth over the next three to six months.

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Business
1:00 am
Mon June 2, 2014

TIF, occupation tax suggested to help pay for Crossroads Village

The developers of Crossroads Village in Omaha won’t seek general obligation bond funding from the city of Omaha to help pay for the project.

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Business
2:30 pm
Fri May 30, 2014

Small business owners honored for successes

The owners of 12 small businesses in Omaha are being honored for their successes over the past five years.

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