KIOS News

World Issues
1:00 am
Wed June 18, 2014

UNO expert: Iraq violence threatens to destabilize Middle East

A UNO expert on the Middle East says violence in Iraq complicates U.S. security interests there.

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Education
2:30 pm
Tue June 17, 2014

New Learning Community Center to focus on early childhood education

A new Learning Community Center will open in September in north Omaha.

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Weather
1:31 pm
Tue June 17, 2014

Child killed in Nebraska tornado identified

PILGER, Neb. (AP) — Authorities have named the 5-year-old girl who was killed in the tornado that destroyed more than half the town of Pilger.

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Weather
10:02 am
Tue June 17, 2014

3 injured in tornado released from Pender hospital

PENDER, Neb. (AP) — A spokeswoman for Pender Community Hospital says three people injured by a tornado have been treated and released, but none were from Pilger.

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Weather
8:04 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Thousands without power in Iowa after storms

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Tens of thousands of Iowa residents were without power early Tuesday after severe storms packing high winds and heavy rain crossed the state.

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General News
6:06 am
Tue June 17, 2014

The VNA Receives $400,000 in Grants

The Visiting Nurses Association or VNA, recently announced it had received over $400,000 in grants.

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Weather
3:15 pm
Mon June 16, 2014

One dead after tornadoes tear through northeast Nebraska

At least person is dead after violent tornadoes tore through northeast Nebraska Monday afternoon and evening.

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Nebraska
1:43 pm
Mon June 16, 2014

Study of Nebraska nuclear flood risks narrowed

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Regulators have told the utilities that own Nebraska's two nuclear power plants not to worry about some unlikely ways upstream dams might fail even though they are studying those flood risks.

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Government
8:10 am
Mon June 16, 2014

Omaha-area districts lead in lobbying

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's largest public schools are still using local tax dollars to pay for lobbyists at the Capitol, and more than three-fourths of that money is coming from districts in the Omaha area.

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Iowa
8:07 am
Mon June 16, 2014

Board: Number of Iowa doctors rose 2 pct last year

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A new report says the number of doctors practicing in Iowa has risen again.

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