KIOS News

Pages

Government
6:06 am
Tue July 23, 2013

Senator Johanns Weighs In On Healthcare Law Mandate

During his weekly conference call with Nebraska media, US Senator Mike Johanns talked about the mandate that employers provide healthcare coverage for all employees under President Obama’s healthcare law.

Read more
Omaha
11:15 am
Mon July 22, 2013

New trial set for two men alleging wrongful conviction

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A federal judge says two Omaha, Neb., men who are suing the city of Council Bluffs and two former police detectives for wrongful conviction, will get a joint trial instead of two separate ones.

Read more
Business
7:59 am
Mon July 22, 2013

Small business loans up during past three months

Nebraska's unemployment rate edged up slightly in June, but small business growth continues to be strong, according to the Small Business Administration.

Read more
Government
6:43 am
Sat July 20, 2013

Commission allows Omaha mayor's aide to be armed

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert's chief of staff has been given the OK to carry a concealed handgun in the City-County Building.

Read more
Business
10:23 am
Fri July 19, 2013

Nebraska unemployment rate edges up in June

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's preliminary unemployment rate rose two-tenths of a point in June, hitting 4 percent.

Read more
Crime
9:23 am
Fri July 19, 2013

Court date set for Dr. Anthony J. Garcia

Dr. Anthony Joseph Garcia will have his first appearance in an Omaha court Tuesday morning.

Read more
Health/Medical
8:24 am
Fri July 19, 2013

Cyclospora cases climb in Nebraska

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The number of people reporting a food-borne intestinal illness believed to have come from a contaminated vegetable has climbed to 62 in Nebraska.

Read more
Health/Medical
6:06 am
Fri July 19, 2013

NIH Funds 3D X-Ray Microscope at Creighton

The Osteoporosis Research Center at Alegent Creighton University Medical Center will be the home of a new state-of-the-art high resolution 3D X-ray microscope.

Read more
Crime
8:19 am
Thu July 18, 2013

Anthony Garcia extradited to Omaha to face murder charges

A former Creighton pathology resident accused of killing four people has returned to Omaha.

 

Omaha Police confirmed that Dr. Anthony Joseph Garcia was extradited Thursday from Union County, Illinois. Garcia is being held at the Douglas County Department of Corrections in Omaha. He's charged with four counts of first-degree murder and four counts of use of a weapon to commit a felony.

 

Read more
Omaha
7:51 am
Thu July 18, 2013

Public input sought on Heartland 2050 plan

Public input is being sought on a 40-year visioning plan for the metro area called Heartland 2050.

Read more

Pages