KIOS News

Crime
2:33 pm
Mon March 9, 2015

Deputy US marshal shot suspect in Lincoln, sheriff says

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Lancaster County sheriff says a deputy U.S. marshal fired the fatal shots at a suspect when he saw the man go for a gun in his car.

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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Mon March 9, 2015

UNMC, Nebraska Medicine yield large economic impact

A study recently released shows UNMC and Nebraska Medicine have an economic impact on the state’s economy of $4.2 billion annually.

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Government
7:21 am
Sat March 7, 2015

Heineman to pay $250 in settlement over NU job application

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Former Governor Dave Heineman has agreed to pay $250 to the state for using public resources to announce that he was applying for University of Nebraska presidency.

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Government
7:19 am
Sat March 7, 2015

Fiscally conservative Nebraska lawmaker seeks higher gas tax

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A lawmaker known as a tax-cutting fiscal conservative is urging his colleagues to pass a fuel-tax increase to help repair Nebraska's aging roads and bridges.

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Government
8:39 am
Fri March 6, 2015

Panel shelves bill to require seat belts for Nebraska buses

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska legislative committee has rejected a bill that would have required seat belts in public school buses.

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Government
8:37 am
Fri March 6, 2015

Appeals court allows Nebraska gay marriage ban to stand

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A federal appeals court has allowed Nebraska's gay marriage ban to stay in place, putting a federal judge's ruling striking down the ban on hold.

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Arts
6:06 am
Fri March 6, 2015

There Will Be No Stay screening at OFF

There Will Be No Stay

“There Will Be No Stay” is a documentary about execution from the executioner’s experience.  Director Patty Dillon says the film took seven years to make.  Omaha Public Radio’s Cheril Lee has the story.

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Arts
6:06 am
Fri March 6, 2015

Cherish the Ladies are onstage at the Holland Center next week

Cherish the Ladies

St. Patrick’s Day comes early to the Holland Center with a performance featuring the Irish-American group Cherish the Ladies on Wednesday, March 11th.

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Government
1:00 pm
Thu March 5, 2015

County sheriffs from 3 states sue over Colorado pot law

DENVER (AP) — Ten sheriffs from three different states are suing Colorado for legalizing marijuana.

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General News
12:57 pm
Thu March 5, 2015

ACLU threatens to sue Bellevue over conduct code

BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — Bellevue has been threatened with a lawsuit by the Nebraska chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union if it passes and enforces a citizen code of conduct.

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