OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A livestock feed company has agreed to pay $78,000 in penalties related to last year's collapse of International Nutrition's Omaha plant that killed two workers.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers have voted to expand a popular tax credit for investors in high-tech startup companies.

UNO’s Fourth Annual Midwest Entrepreneurship Conference takes place April 10th and 11th at The KANEKO.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Online brokerage TD Ameritrade is offering another day of free seminars about investing to help people plan for retirement.

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — United Airlines has decided to outsource about 80 jobs at Omaha's Eppley Airfield.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — TD Ameritrade executives say the U.S. economy is performing well, but economic and political uncertainty in the rest of the world could affect that this year.

WASHINGTON — The Canadian government has accused a U.S. federal agency of a dishonest intervention in the Keystone XL pipeline debate, voicing its displeasure in a combative diplomatic letter.

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican-controlled Congress has cleared a bill approving the construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline. That sets up a confrontation with President Barack Obama, who has threatened to veto the measure.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Private equity firm TA Associates is acquiring a Nebraska-based wealth management firm that handles $275 billion of assets.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett's bet that you're better off investing in a simple fund that tracks a stock index than in sophisticated and costly hedge funds appears to be a safe one.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — TD Ameritrade shareholders will again gather at the online brokerage's Omaha headquarters for the company's annual meeting.

Michael Corbat, CEO of Citi, will be the guest speaker at this year’s Greater Omaha Chamber’s Annual Meeting.

If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to start your own business in 2015, the Omaha Public Library will offer a series that teaches you how to make that happen.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A newly released report says Nebraska's preliminary unemployment rate for November dropped to 3.1 percent.

Cities are the networks that are driving the nation’s economy, according to a Brookings Institution metropolitan policy expert.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Customers of the Omaha Public Power District will see their electricity rates increase next year after the utility's publicly-elected board approved a 1.6 percent general rate increase.

The Iowa Chamber Alliance says it wants that state’s legislature to focus on programs that lead to more highly skilled workers.

Creighton students compete to build the best app

Dec 10, 2014

Creighton students in business intelligence and analytics will compete this Friday to build the best app for mobile devices.

The Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce is focusing its annual Economic Outlook Luncheon on how metro areas function together.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly report suggests slow economic growth is likely in nine Midwestern and Plains states in the months ahead because low crop and energy prices are hurting business.