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Technology
6:17 pm
Sun June 23, 2013

Nebraska outpacing the nation in Internet connectivity, according to Census Bureau

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Newly released U.S. Census Bureau data shows that Nebraska is outpacing the national average in Internet connectivity.

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Business
12:18 pm
Fri June 21, 2013

Fuel taxes to rise next month in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraskans will have to pay more taxes on every gallon of fuel sold in the state starting in July.

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Government
10:56 am
Wed June 19, 2013

State Senator sentenced for DUI

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A state senator has been sentenced after pleading guilty to drunken driving in his northwest Omaha district.

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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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Politics & Elections
11:07 pm
Mon June 17, 2013

Sen. Lathrop to begin statewide tour as he explores a 2014 run for Governor

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Sen. Steve Lathrop is kicking off his statewide listening tour as he weighs a run for governor.

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Government
3:11 pm
Thu June 13, 2013

Audit finds spending deficiencies in the Nebraska Supreme Court

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new state audit has found problems with travel expenses and deficit spending within the Nebraska Supreme Court.

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Government
11:50 am
Wed June 12, 2013

Judge allows Keystone XL lawsuit to proceed

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A judge has ruled that opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline in Nebraska can proceed with their legal challenge to a state law that paved the way for a new project route.

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Government
2:21 pm
Mon June 10, 2013

Nebraska revenue down in May

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's net state revenue dipped below projections in May, but is still above the amount expected for the fiscal year that ends on July 1.

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Government
10:53 am
Mon June 10, 2013

Former Lt. Gov. Sheehy fined for improper cell phone use

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Former Lt. Gov. Rick Sheehy has agreed to pay a $1,000 fine for improper use of a state cellphone as part of a settlement with the Nebraska Accountability and Disclosure Commission.

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Government
9:12 am
Thu June 6, 2013

2013 Legislative session adjourns

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers have finished a legislative session highlighted by a $7.8 billion, two-year budget and an overhaul of juvenile services.

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