KIOS News

Health/Medical
8:22 am
Tue August 19, 2014

New Alegent Creighton facility coming to Omaha

The new medical complex is scheduled to open in 2016.
Credit Alegent Creighton

A new medical clinic and academic center will replace Alegent Creighton University Medical Center in 2016.

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Government
12:57 pm
Mon August 18, 2014

Nebraska may have to repay $2.5M in Medicaid money

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Federal officials want Nebraska to repay nearly $2.5 million because they say the state mishandled some Medicaid prescription drug claims.

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Government
10:06 am
Mon August 18, 2014

22 Iowa jails refusing immigration detainers

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Officials at 22 Iowa county jails are refusing to accept requests from federal immigration authorities to hold people in jail without a court order.

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Crime
8:28 am
Mon August 18, 2014

Police: Man injured in park shooting

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say they've arrested a man who shot and critically injured a man in a park.

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Politics & Elections
8:23 am
Mon August 18, 2014

Immigration could surface in Nebraska gov. race

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers will have a new debate next year over immigration, an issue that could influence the 2014 governor's race.

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Politics & Elections
8:15 am
Mon August 18, 2014

Ashford wants Congressional pay cut until balanced budget is achieved

The Democratic candidate for Nebraska’s Second Congressional District says Congress should take a pay cut until a balanced budget is passed.

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Crime
6:18 am
Sat August 16, 2014

2 employees retire, 2 suspend for sentencing mess

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman says two state attorneys have retired under threat of being fired and two other were suspended for their actions in the state's prison sentencing debacle.

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Government
6:17 am
Sat August 16, 2014

'Tax Wall Street' candidate fails to make ballot

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man who sought to run on the "Tax Wall Street Party" ticket has failed to qualify for Nebraska's U.S. Senate race.

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Politics & Elections
2:56 pm
Fri August 15, 2014

Minimum wage measure qualifies for Nebraska ballot

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A proposed ballot measure to increase Nebraska's minimum wage has qualified for the November ballot.

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Education
2:46 pm
Fri August 15, 2014

UNO to be the home of a Center for Research in Human Movement Variability

UNO has received its largest research grant in school history for a new facility in the Biomechanics Research Building.

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