KIOS News

Government
12:31 pm
Tue July 9, 2013

Nebraska's cash reserve to hit an all-time high

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Higher-than-expected tax revenues in Nebraska will boost the state's rainy-day fund to an all-time high.

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General News
6:06 am
Tue July 9, 2013

OPL's Summer Reading Program is in full swing

The Omaha Public Library’s Summer Reading Program continues through the end of July.

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Politics & Elections
2:49 pm
Mon July 8, 2013

Former State Senator to run for Iowa's 3rd Congressional District seat

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Former state Sen. Staci Appel is running for Iowa's 3rd Congressional District seat.

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Health/Medical
1:26 pm
Mon July 8, 2013

Website provides resources on health insurance marketplace

The Kaiser Family Foundation estimates 13 percent of Nebraskans are uninsured.

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Sports
8:30 am
Mon July 8, 2013

MLB All-Star team includes Lincoln native, former Husker baseball star

Lincoln native and Husker baseball standout Alex Gordon is now representing the Royals on the MLB All-Star team.
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It had been a long time since a major league baseball player born and bred in Nebraska became an All-Star. That is, until outfielder Alex Gordon of the Kansas City Royals was chosen for the American League squad over the weekend. And now, the fun for the Gordon family has only just begun.

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Omaha
8:00 am
Mon July 8, 2013

Woman who allegedly fired gun inside an ambulance out of hospital, in jail

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A woman accused of firing a gun during a struggle inside an Omaha ambulance has been released from the hospital to face several charges.

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Omaha
7:57 am
Mon July 8, 2013

Omaha Police investigate several weekend shootings

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police are investigating three different weekend shootings that injured six people.

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Omaha
1:20 pm
Fri July 5, 2013

Fireworks, gun amnesty day scheduled for July 20th

With the Independence Day holiday past, two locations will be open July 20th for disposal of fireworks.

Omaha Police say the upcoming Fireworks Amnesty Day is also a Gun Amnesty Day. Thursday was the last day consumer fireworks could be used legally in Omaha until December 28th, per city ordinance. Friday was the last day for fireworks sales in the Omaha metro area.

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Nebraska
8:03 am
Fri July 5, 2013

Two crashes on I-80 send five people to the hospital

ASHLAND, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say five people were sent to the hospital after two vehicles rolled over on Interstate 80 in eastern Nebraska.

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Education
6:06 am
Fri July 5, 2013

Derrick Nero is Headed "Out of This World"

Derrick Nero, teacher of Inventions and Innovations at Lewis and Clark Middle School, is headed to the “Out of this World” teacher training workshop.

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