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General News
6:27 am
Tue March 31, 2015

Regulators relax scrutiny of Nebraska nuclear plant

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Federal regulators are relaxing inspections of the Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant after nearly four years of heightened scrutiny.

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Government
5:53 am
Fri March 27, 2015

Judge in Texas blocks federal rules change for gay couples

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A federal judge in Texas has blocked temporarily federal rules that would have expanded medical leave benefits to some gay couples.

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General News
6:16 am
Thu March 26, 2015

Nebraska term-limit expansion measure triggers debate

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska voters could once again decide whether to let lawmakers serve an extra four years in office under a proposal in the Legislature.

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General News
6:10 am
Thu March 26, 2015

Nebraska panel advances prison overhaul bill for debate

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A bill designed to reduce Nebraska's prison crowding and expand parole services is slated for debate by lawmakers.

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General News
5:31 am
Wed March 25, 2015

Lincoln Children's Zoo seeks land for expansion

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Lincoln Children's Zoo is seeking three acres of land to expand westward.

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General News
5:26 am
Wed March 25, 2015

Proposed federal water-rule change draws ire in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A proposed change to federal clean-water regulations is drawing criticism from members of a Nebraska farm group.

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General News
9:31 am
Tue March 24, 2015

Nebraska Medicine picks new interim chief executive

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Medical Center's chief operating officer has been chosen to serve as interim CEO of the overall Nebraska Medicine organization in Omaha.

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General News
8:51 am
Mon March 23, 2015

Helicopter flights will help map Nebraska groundwater

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Helicopters will fly back and forth across parts of eastern Nebraska this spring to map out groundwater levels.

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General News
8:49 am
Mon March 23, 2015

Longtime Nebraska senator flexes a second skill: sketching

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's longest-serving state senator is famous for his legislative skill, but he's also honed a lesser-known talent for sketch art.

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General News
6:37 am
Sat March 21, 2015

Nebraska helmet repeal debate rolls along without vote

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The effort to repeal Nebraska's motorcycle helmet law won't come to a vote until next week.

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