nebraska

Politics & Elections
8:21 am
Thu November 6, 2014

GOP expands majority in Nebraska Legislature

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Republicans have expanded their majority in the Nebraska Legislature.

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Politics & Elections
2:20 am
Wed November 5, 2014

No clear winner yet in Nebraska's Second Congressional District race

There is no declared winner yet in the race for Nebraska's Second Congressional District.

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Politics & Elections
9:24 pm
Tue November 4, 2014

Nebraska voters approve wage rise to $9 an hour

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Voters have approved a measure raising Nebraska's minimum wage to $9 an hour by 2016.

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Politics & Elections
8:55 pm
Tue November 4, 2014

Republican Ricketts elected Nebraska governor

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Republican Pete Ricketts, a multimillionaire former executive at TD Ameritrade, has been elected governor of Nebraska.

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Politics & Elections
7:14 pm
Tue November 4, 2014

Ballot initiatives, close races draw increased interest in midterm races

Two political scientists expect Republicans to gain control of the U.S. Senate, and for close races in some local contests.

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Agriculture
5:16 am
Tue November 4, 2014

Nebraska soybean harvest 95 percent complete

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A federal report says Nebraska's soybean harvest was 95 percent complete by the end of last week.

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Politics & Elections
4:00 am
Tue November 4, 2014

Congressional, Senate, Governor's races before voters in Nebraska and Iowa

Douglas County’s Election Commissioner predicts 46 percent turnout in today’s general election.

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Government
12:45 pm
Mon November 3, 2014

4 finalists selected for U. of Nebraska presidency

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska's presidential search committee has named four finalists to replace former President J.B. Milliken.

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Business
8:58 am
Mon November 3, 2014

Report: Midwest economic index drops again

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains has dropped again.

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Nebraska
8:52 am
Mon November 3, 2014

One in three Nebraska families low-income

A new report from Nebraska Appleseed says 37 percent of low-income families have at least one parent without health insurance.

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