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3:08 pm
Wed November 19, 2014

Three Build Nebraska Act road projects in Omaha complete

One of four state-funded road projects in the Omaha metro area is scheduled for completion next month.

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Government
8:28 am
Wed November 19, 2014

ACLU says moratorium needed on military gear

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A civil liberties group says a moratorium needs to be issued on the acquisition of military equipment by Nebraska law enforcement agencies.

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Government
9:02 am
Mon November 17, 2014

Obscure Nebraska panel may hold sway over pipeline

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Congress is scrambling to vote on the Keystone XL oil pipeline, but the project could still end up before an obscure commission in Nebraska that regulates telephones, taxi cabs and grain bins.

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Government
3:06 pm
Thu November 13, 2014

Omaha making changes to trash, recycling collection days

Changes are coming to Omaha’s trash and recycling collection schedule.

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Government
10:37 am
Thu November 13, 2014

Nebraska attorney general to open law firm

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — After 12 years as the state's top lawyer, Attorney General Jon Bruning says he'll open a law firm in Lincoln when he steps down in January.

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Government
10:34 am
Thu November 13, 2014

CEO of Nebraska DHHS to leave post in December

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The CEO of the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services says he is leaving the agency in mid-December.

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Government
11:13 am
Wed November 12, 2014

Governor: State will fight same-sex marriage suit

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Dave Heineman says Nebraska will defend itself against an expected legal challenge to the state's constitutional ban on same-sex marriage.

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Government
8:16 am
Wed November 12, 2014

$1.1B economic impact seen in Iowa oil pipeline

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — An analysis by a West Des Moines company says a proposed oil pipeline across Iowa would provide an economic impact of $1.1 billion to the state during two years of construction.

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Government
1:15 pm
Tue November 11, 2014

New challenge to Nebraska same-sex marriage ban

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Citing recent rulings by the U.S. Supreme Court, a civil liberties group will again challenge Nebraska's ban on same-sex marriage.

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Government
3:36 pm
Mon November 10, 2014

Report: $10.2B needed for roads over 20 years

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Department of Roads has identified $10.2 billion in projects that it says are needed over the next 20 years.

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