OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new survey of rural bankers shows that rising commodity prices and lower energy costs are helping businesses in Midwestern states and the northern Plains.
After three months of negative economic numbers, the Iowa Business Council’s fourth quarter indicators are up slightly.
A UNO economist says the fiscal cliff might not have a significant impact on the nation’s unemployment rate.
A new report from Nebraska’s Open Sky Policy Institute says counties would have to raise property taxes an average of seven percent if the inheritance tax ends.
A Creighton University economist expects an economic slowdown in 2013 if lawmakers fail to act to prevent the so-called “fiscal cliff.”
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Billionaire Warren Buffett is again calling for higher taxes on the "ultra-rich" and he's urging Congress to compromise on spending cuts and tax increases.
The Better Business Bureau is warning holiday shoppers to be careful when buying gifts online.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An index of economic conditions in 10 Midwest and Western states has jumped for a third straight month, but the looming "fiscal cliff" and other factors have shaken confidence in the region's economy for the coming months.
A vacant building in north Omaha will soon become an arts and culture center thanks to a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.
A campaign promoting Omaha as a tourist destination has resulted in 70 videos so far that highlight the city’s attractions and experiences.