KIOS News

Government
1:34 pm
Fri July 11, 2014

Council: US economic growth to outpace Nebraska's

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A state business council predicts that Nebraska's economy will slow enough this year for the rest of the nation to catch up.

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Omaha
1:32 pm
Fri July 11, 2014

Omaha's Benson Park adding playground complex for children with disabilities

A second Omaha park will have a playground that’s fully accessible for children and adults with disabilities.

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Government
8:06 am
Fri July 11, 2014

Nebraska cash reserve expected to hit $707.5M

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Higher than expected tax collections will boost Nebraska's cash reserve to a projected $707.5 million.

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Crime
8:04 am
Fri July 11, 2014

Judge mulls diagnoses on convicted Omaha killer

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Experts have provided to a judge diverging viewpoints on whether a man convicted of killing four people in Omaha is mentally ill or faking it.

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General News
6:06 am
Fri July 11, 2014

Metro Area Fireworks/Gun Amnesty Day Set for Saturday

This Saturday, the Omaha Police Department will hold a Metro Area Fireworks/Gun Amnesty Day from 9:00 until 3:00.

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Government
2:43 pm
Thu July 10, 2014

Fremont can't enforce part of its immigration rule

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — Fremont is still struggling to enforce part of its ordinance requiring people to obtain licenses and swear they have legal permission to live in the U.S. before renting homes in the Nebraska city.

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Politics & Elections
12:55 pm
Thu July 10, 2014

Appel reports more than $725,000 for House race

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Democrat Staci Appel says she has more than $725,000 in the bank for her run in Iowa's 3rd Congressional District.

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Government
10:57 am
Thu July 10, 2014

13 SIDs included in Omaha annexation package

The city of Omaha wants to annex 19 areas with a total valuation of more than $932 million.

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Weather
8:30 am
Thu July 10, 2014

Pilger's tornado-damaged school to be torn down

PILGER, Neb. (AP) — The middle school in Pilger that was heavily damaged by a tornado last month will be torn down on Friday.

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Crime
8:28 am
Thu July 10, 2014

Omaha man accused of rapes gets up to 140 years in prison

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man accused of raping multiple women over several years has been sentenced to up to 140 years in prison.

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