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February 12, 2012
How strict Nebraska's truancy laws should be, and how much state aid schools should get, were discussed in hearings at the Capitol Monday. Under... more››
February 9, 2012
The NET Television documentary Hearts of Zambia puts a face on the struggle against HIV/AIDS in Africa, by visiting a hospice that treats people... more››
February 9, 2012
As key decisions loom affecting Nebraskans taxes and state spending, a new report says the state is taking in more money than expected. The new... more››
February 8, 2012
Senators advanced a bill Thursday designed to attract large data centers to Nebraska and a committee endorsed putting a pay raise for senators on the... more››
February 7, 2012
A proposal for tighter restrictions on how law enforcement officials check on alcohol sales to minors has been withdrawn in the Legislature. Omaha... more››
February 6, 2012
Editor's note: This report is part one in a two-part series. Tune in Wednesday, Feb. 8 during Morning Edition and All Things Considered to hear... more››
February 6, 2012
Former Democratic Governor and U.S. Senator Bob Kerrey said in a statement that he nearly said yes to a new Senate bid, but in the end chose to stay... more››
February 6, 2012
The Legislature advanced a bill Tuesday designed to increase access to birth control, but only after adding an amendment that some senators say will... more››
February 5, 2012
The Legislature began debate Monday on a proposal supporters say would help prevent unwanted pregnancies, but opponents say would help fund abortions... more››
February 3, 2012
In the late 1800s, Omaha was home to one of the earliest African American firefighter crews in the country. Photographs of Omaha's early black... more››

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