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Politics & Elections
10:57 am
Thu May 30, 2013

Midland University leader considering U.S. Senate bid

Midland University president Ben Sasse.
Credit Midland University

Midland University president Ben Sasse is considering a run for U.S. Senate next year.

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Sports
8:30 am
Thu May 30, 2013

Huskers softball team begins play in Women's College World Series

Much has changed at the Women’s College World Series in Oklahoma City since the Huskers made their last trip there 11 years ago.

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Weather
8:20 am
Thu May 30, 2013

Nearly a dozen tornadoes reported during Wednesday's storms in Nebraska

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The National Weather Service says nearly a dozen tornadoes have been reported in south-central and southeastern Nebraska but no injuries.

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Government
1:28 pm
Wed May 29, 2013

Lawmakers approve bill for wind farm incentives

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A bill that would use sales tax exemptions to attract wind farms to Nebraska has won final approval from lawmakers.

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Government
8:14 am
Wed May 29, 2013

Nebraska lawmakers override some of Gov. Heineman's budget vetoes

Lawmakers voted Tuesday to override about $14.5 million of Governor Dave Heineman’s line-item vetoes to the state budget.

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Transportation
1:00 am
Wed May 29, 2013

Gas prices on the decline in Omaha

After reaching a record high last week, gas prices are on the way down in the Omaha area.

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Weather
1:15 pm
Tue May 28, 2013

NWS: three tornadoes hit southeast Nebraska Monday night

The National Weather Service says three tornadoes touched down in southeast Nebraska Monday night.

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General News
6:06 am
Tue May 28, 2013

"From Society Page to Front Page: Nebraska Women in Journalism"

Creighton Professor Dr. Eileen Wirth was one of the first female baby boomers to break into city news at the Omaha World Herald in the early 70’s.

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Weather
9:47 am
Mon May 27, 2013

Severe weather threat through Thursday

The National Weather Service says more severe weather is possible in eastern Nebraska and western Iowa through Thursday.

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Government
9:33 am
Mon May 27, 2013

Some spending bills shelved as Unicameral prepares to wrap up its session

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Some spending bills are falling by the wayside as Nebraska lawmakers prepare to finish the legislative session next month.

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