KIOS News

Sports
6:17 am
Sat June 22, 2013

Mississippi State, UCLA to play for College World Series championship

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Pat Valaika's two-run double gave UCLA some cushion, record-setting closer David Berg survived a rocky ninth inning and UCLA defeated top-seeded North Carolina 4-1 Friday night to move to the championship round of the College World Series.

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Omaha
6:08 am
Sat June 22, 2013

Causes of death of Creighton doctor and wife released

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a Creighton University professor found dead in his Omaha home last month was shot, and his wife was stabbed to death.

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Business
12:18 pm
Fri June 21, 2013

Fuel taxes to rise next month in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraskans will have to pay more taxes on every gallon of fuel sold in the state starting in July.

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Sports
8:16 am
Fri June 21, 2013

North Carolina advances at CWS, but faces another elimination game

Credit Greg Echlin

Of the four teams left at the College World Series, only one of them has won it in the past. 

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Education
8:02 am
Fri June 21, 2013

Midland University to close on Dana College purchase in mid-July

The former Dana College campus will officially become part of Fremont’s Midland University next month.

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Health/Medical
1:32 pm
Thu June 20, 2013

Iowa Gov. signs health care expansion bill in to law

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad has signed legislation that expands low-income health care in Iowa.

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Government
1:26 pm
Thu June 20, 2013

Defense Sec. Hagel visits Offutt Air Force Base

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. (AP) — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel signaled that U.S. Strategic Command at Offutt AFB is safe from base closings the Defense Department might consider.

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Sports
7:01 am
Thu June 20, 2013

Indiana's 6-foot-10 pitcher throws a complete game, but Hoosiers sent home by Oregon State

Credit Greg Echlin

When Aaron Slegers took the mound Wednesday night for Indiana at the College World Series, the most often asked question was why at 6-foot-10 he’s playing baseball at Indiana, not basketball.

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Government
6:46 am
Thu June 20, 2013

Sec. Hagel talks cyber threats, Iran, Syria, sequester during Omaha speech

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel.
Credit www.defense.gov/Google Images

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel says cyber attacks are a growing threat to U.S. interests.

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Sports
11:06 am
Wed June 19, 2013

Negro Leagues Baseball exhibits on display in Omaha during College World Series

The history of the Negro Leagues and some of its greatest players are featured in three exhibits that are on display in Omaha.

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