KIOS News

Government
8:23 am
Thu March 27, 2014

Report looks at impact of Douglas County Health Center

A new report shows the Douglas County Health Center generated $36 million in wages and salary in 2012.

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Nebraska
8:12 am
Thu March 27, 2014

Neb. e-book buyers will share in settlement

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Some Nebraska consumers who overpaid for e-books will be compensated as part of a $166 million settlement.

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Government
8:11 am
Thu March 27, 2014

Nebraska roads bonding bill overcomes filibuster

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A bill to allow bond financing for Nebraska road projects overcame a filibuster in the Legislature by lawmakers concerned about taking on the debt.

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General News
6:06 am
Thu March 27, 2014

2014 ICAN Women's Leadership Conference is Focused on Happiness

The 2014 ICAN Women’s Leadership Conference takes place April 9th at the Century Link Center.

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Government
10:40 am
Wed March 26, 2014

Lawmakers move forward to end Iowa dog racing

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa House panel has moved forward on a bill to end greyhound racing in Iowa and pay breeders and employees in the industry up to $70 million.

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Government
8:05 am
Wed March 26, 2014

Suicide prevention bill for Neb. schools advances

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A bill that would require suicide awareness and prevention training for Nebraska public-school employees has won initial approval in the Legislature.

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Government
8:02 am
Wed March 26, 2014

Nebraska bill targeting synthetic drugs advances

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers have advanced a bill to ban new forms of popular synthetic drugs, including K2 and bath salts.

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General News
6:06 am
Wed March 26, 2014

Solid Majority of Nebraskans Support Minimum Wage Increase

Voices for Children did a poll in February asking Nebraskans whether or not they would support a minimum wage increase.

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Crime
3:28 pm
Tue March 25, 2014

Man charged in Omaha slayings gets bench trial

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A man accused of killing four people in Omaha last summer will have his fate decided by a judge, not a jury.

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Technology
2:54 pm
Tue March 25, 2014

New app warns of flood threats

A new smartphone app can alert you when there’s flooding in your area.

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