KIOS News

General News
6:16 am
Sat May 31, 2014

UN Board of Regents approves tuition freeze

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska Board of Regents has approved a tuition freeze for state students.

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General News
6:13 am
Sat May 31, 2014

Experts: Late freeze to cut some corn yields

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Experst say corn farmers in parts of southeast Nebraska can expect to take a hit on yields this year, thanks to a late spring freeze.

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Business
2:30 pm
Fri May 30, 2014

Small business owners honored for successes

The owners of 12 small businesses in Omaha are being honored for their successes over the past five years.

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Omaha
11:55 am
Fri May 30, 2014

Motorcyclist killed in crash was off-duty fireman

WATERLOO, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a motorcyclist killed early Friday in a head-on crash with a pickup was an off-duty Omaha firefighter, and the truck driver likely faces criminal charges.

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Government
8:11 am
Fri May 30, 2014

Branstad to sign cannabis oil, HIV bills

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad is signing into law a bill that legalizes the use of cannabis oil to treat severe epilepsy and one that lessens the penalties for people who unknowingly expose someone to HIV. He's also signing bills that offer additional tax credits for installing wind and solar energy systems.

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Omaha
8:09 am
Fri May 30, 2014

Motorcyclist killed in crash near Omaha

WATERLOO, Neb. (AP) — A motorcyclist has died in a head-on crash with a pickup just west of Omaha.

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Government
6:06 am
Fri May 30, 2014

Iowa Predicting Low Voter Turnout in Primary

Iowa’s primary election is next Tuesday, June 3rd. 

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Nebraska
12:56 pm
Thu May 29, 2014

Nebraska high court to rule on state's smoking ban

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court will decide whether a lower court was right to strike down exceptions in the state's public smoking ban.

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Politics & Elections
8:04 am
Thu May 29, 2014

Perry political group promotes Iowa Gov. Branstad

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Governor Rick Perry is heading back to Iowa as his political nonprofit is touting the re-election bid by Iowa's governor.

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Nebraska
8:01 am
Thu May 29, 2014

Court hears arguments in same-sex divorce case

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The case of a woman who wants to divorce her same-sex partner after legally marrying in Iowa is now in the hands of the Nebraska Supreme Court.

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