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1:10 pm
Thu February 12, 2015

Congress clears Keystone XL pipeline bill, setting up veto

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.

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Business
1:45 pm
Tue February 10, 2015

Private equity firm acquires Nebraska-based wealth manager

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

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Business
1:50 pm
Mon February 2, 2015

TD Ameritrade shareholders meeting will be held Feb. 12

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

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Business
6:06 am
Thu January 22, 2015

The Chamber's Annual Meeting is set to Deliver Powerful Insights for 2015

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

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Business
2:16 pm
Tue December 30, 2014

Omaha Public Library and Small Business Association to offer new business series

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.

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Business
7:47 am
Sat December 20, 2014

Nebraska November jobless rate drops to 3.1 percent

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

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Business
9:37 am
Fri December 19, 2014

Brookings metropolitan policy expert: cities are driving economic growth

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

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Business
9:36 am
Sat December 13, 2014

Berkshire Hathaway acquiring Charter Brokerage

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett's firm Berkshire Hathaway says it is acquiring logistics company Charter Brokerage from private equity firm Arsenal Capital Partners.

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Business
2:22 pm
Thu December 11, 2014

Iowa business group wants Legislature to address workforce issues

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

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Business
6:06 am
Wed December 3, 2014

Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce Presents its Annual Economic Outlook Luncheon

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

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