KIOS News

Government
8:04 am
Fri May 9, 2014

Stakeholders uncertain about future of dog racing

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Greyhound breeders, casino operators and others are awaiting word on whether Governor Terry Branstad will sign a bill approved by the Legislature that would end racing in Council Bluffs and limit the sport in Dubuque.

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Omaha
8:01 am
Fri May 9, 2014

Free ridesharing deal continuing in Omaha, Lincoln

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The ridesharing company Lyft says it will continue offering free rides in Omaha and Lincoln.

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Government
6:06 am
Fri May 9, 2014

Two Republicans and One Democrat Run for State Auditor in Primary

Nebraska’s current State Auditor Mike Foley has left the office to run for Governor.

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Omaha
1:00 am
Fri May 9, 2014

Live Well Omaha Commuter Challenge focuses on alternative transportation

Live Well Omaha’s Commuter Challenge is underway through the end of September.

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Government
3:17 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

Nebraska net tax receipts below April projections

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new state report says Nebraska's net tax collections in April fell more than 7 percent below projections.

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Government
3:05 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

2-year voter fraud investigation report released

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Secretary of State Matt Schultz says his two-year investigation into voter fraud has found 117 cases of illegal voting out of 238 cases investigated.

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Politics & Elections
1:34 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

2014 election: 4 candidates for Nebraska Treasurer

Four candidates are running for Nebraska Treasurer.

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Education
1:27 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

Summit focuses on how to respond to, stop bullying

Students and educators from 32 schools gathered in Omaha Thursday morning to learn how to stand up against bullying.

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Omaha
8:07 am
Thu May 8, 2014

Police investigate Omaha woman's death as homicide

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say the death of a woman found near a fire in Omaha is being investigated as a homicide.

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Government
8:04 am
Thu May 8, 2014

Democratic leader blocks Senate vote on Keystone

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democrats are refusing to let supporters of the Keystone XL oil pipeline to use an energy efficiency bill as a vehicle to attempt winning congressional approval for the controversial project.

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