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Government
8:06 am
Tue November 12, 2013

72 Medal of Honor recipients recognized in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Seventy-two Nebraskans who were awarded the Medal of Honor are getting new recognition at the State Capitol.

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Government
12:50 pm
Fri September 6, 2013

UNO Middle East expert talks about possible U.S. intervention in Syria

The U.S. Senate is set to vote next week on a resolution authorizing the limited use of force in Syria.

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Government
12:37 pm
Thu August 1, 2013

Sen. Fischer supports President Obama's nominee for Stratcom commander

President Obama’s nominee to lead U.S. Strategic Command is one step closer to Senate confirmation.

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Education
1:27 pm
Tue June 25, 2013

UNO waiving admission application fee for military and veteran students

Active-duty military and veteran students applying to attend UNO will have their application fee waived.

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Government
1:26 pm
Thu June 20, 2013

Defense Sec. Hagel visits Offutt Air Force Base

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. (AP) — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel signaled that U.S. Strategic Command at Offutt AFB is safe from base closings the Defense Department might consider.

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Government
6:46 am
Thu June 20, 2013

Sec. Hagel talks cyber threats, Iran, Syria, sequester during Omaha speech

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel.
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Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel says cyber attacks are a growing threat to U.S. interests.

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Government
8:02 am
Wed June 19, 2013

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel returns to Nebraska for speeches at UNO, STRATCOM

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is set to speak at the University of Nebraska at Omaha today and at Offutt Air Force Base tomorrow.

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Government
4:35 pm
Wed April 3, 2013

Federal budget cuts force cancellation of Offutt air show

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. (AP) — The annual air show at Offutt Air Force Base south of Omaha has been canceled because of federal budget cuts.

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Government
1:37 pm
Tue March 12, 2013

Stratcom Commander: sequester could hurt mission, operations

The leader of U.S. Strategic Command says the Defense Department’s share of the $85 billion in spending cuts could eventually impact operations.

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Government
7:51 am
Wed February 13, 2013

Senate committee approves Hagel nomination

WASHINGTON (AP) — A bitterly divided Senate panel has voted to approve the nomination of Chuck Hagel to be the nation's defense secretary.

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