nebraska

Weather
8:11 am
Mon May 12, 2014

Eastern Nebraska cities report outages, flooding

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Heavy rain dumped by a string of storms that pounded eastern Nebraska caused street flooding and power outages in many cities and towns.

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Government
3:17 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

Nebraska net tax receipts below April projections

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new state report says Nebraska's net tax collections in April fell more than 7 percent below projections.

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Politics & Elections
1:34 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

2014 election: 4 candidates for Nebraska Treasurer

Four candidates are running for Nebraska Treasurer.

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Politics & Elections
1:50 pm
Wed May 7, 2014

Nebraska Governor, Omaha Mayor endorse Jon Bruning in Governor's race

Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning has picked up endorsements from two Republican leaders.

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Education
7:55 am
Wed May 7, 2014

University of Nebraska-Lincoln budget cuts imposed

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Budget cuts to cover a $4.65 million shortfall have been imposed at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

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Politics & Elections
1:00 am
Wed May 7, 2014

Six Republicans seeking nomination for Nebraska Governor

Nebraska’s primary election is next Tuesday, and Republican voters have six candidates to choose from.

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Technology
12:53 pm
Tue May 6, 2014

UNMC, UNL team testing mini-robots in space-like conditions

UNMC surgical fellow Dr. Anton Simorov tests one of the mini-robots during a zero-G aircraft flight last week.
Credit UNMC

UNMC and UNL researchers are testing whether mini-robots could perform surgery in space.

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Politics & Elections
8:01 am
Tue May 6, 2014

Ricketts holds cash advantage in Nebraska race

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Omaha businessman Pete Ricketts still has a cash advantage in the final days of the Nebraska gubernatorial primary, but he was outraised by state Sen. Beau McCoy and Attorney General Jon Bruning in the last reporting period before the May 13 election.

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Health/Medical
1:00 am
Tue May 6, 2014

VA working to re-establish medical foster home program

44 states have a medical foster home program where elderly veterans receive care in a private home.

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Government
10:57 am
Mon May 5, 2014

Court rejects challenge to Nebraska city's immigration law

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has rejected a challenge to a Nebraska city ordinance that bans renting homes to immigrants living in the country illegally.

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