KIOS News

Education
8:05 am
Wed April 30, 2014

Incoming Nebraska dean was accused in bias case

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An incoming dean at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln was cited in a discrimination complaint in her former position at Central Michigan University.

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Government
8:02 am
Wed April 30, 2014

Iowa legislative session spills over into day 108

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Legislative leaders are pushing members to settle their differences on spending bills and wrap up the session that already is more than week past its anticipated end.

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General News
6:06 am
Wed April 30, 2014

CSM Hosts First Annual African American Summer Academy

New this year, the College of St. Mary will offer a one-week African American Summer Academy.

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Government
3:37 pm
Tue April 29, 2014

Keystone XL pipeline supporters seek Senate vote

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supporters of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline are seeking a swift election-year Senate vote on legislation to approve the project that environmentalists oppose strongly and the Obama administration has delayed indefinitely.

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Transportation
2:30 pm
Tue April 29, 2014

Report looks at condition of bridges in Nebraska

A new report finds 18 percent of bridges in Nebraska are structurally deficient.

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Crime
11:42 am
Tue April 29, 2014

Omaha rapes suspect makes last-minute plea deal

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 42-year-old Omaha man has made a last-minute deal with prosecutors and been convicted of two rapes and other crimes.

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Government
9:52 am
Tue April 29, 2014

Lawmaker seeks audit of 'no-show' Iowa appointee

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A state senator is requesting an audit into an arrangement in which Iowa Secretary of State Matt Schultz allowed his top aide to keep a $126,000 annual salary after eliminating the job.

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Government
2:54 pm
Mon April 28, 2014

Branstad denies he has governance issues

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad is brushing aside the contention of a former top aide that he has issues with governing and needs to fix some problems in the executive branch.

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Education
2:30 pm
Mon April 28, 2014

OPS, Fontenelle Elementary given green ribbon designation

The Omaha Public Schools district is one of nine nationwide to be recognized for sustainability efforts.

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Omaha
8:05 am
Mon April 28, 2014

Omaha's Cinco de Mayo activities begin Tuesday

An NPR journalist will speak in Omaha this week as part of Cinco de Mayo festivities.

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