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Backers of wind & solar energy tax credits plan to try, try again

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A Nebraska agricultural group is working with state legislators on a proposed tax credit for wind and solar energy projects. The effort fell short of passing last session but backers of the incentives say they’ll try again in 2016. Nebraska Farmers Union President John Hansen says there’s plenty of support for the measure. Hansen says, […]

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Nebraska senators see little support for Iran nuclear deal (AUDIO)

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Both United States senators from Nebraska see opposition to the Iran nuclear deal growing despite intense lobbying for the deal by President Barack Obama. The main pitch from President Obama has been it’s either this deal or war with Iran. “That’s just not true. That’s false,” Sen. Deb Fischer tells Nebraska Radio Network. “There are […]

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Nebraska Congressmen turn against Iran nuclear deal (AUDIO)

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Two Nebraska Congressmen have decided to vote against the nuclear agreement with Iran. Congressman Jeff Fortenberry, a Republican, says he cannot vote for the nuclear deal with Iran “I will not support the deal. I cannot in good conscience give it my full ascent,” Fortenberry tells Nebraska Radio Network. Fortenberry says he needed time to […]

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Ventura can’t adjust as Tigers make him pay

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Royals right-hander Yordano Ventura had won three of his past four starts since coming off the disabled list in early July, but that success was largely due to above-average run support rather than solid performances.

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Nebraska sues EPA over Clean Power Plan

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Governor Pete Ricketts says he’s giving his full support to Nebraska’s Attorney General Doug Peterson in joining the lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency’s plan to adopt stricter emissions standards.   Peterson says Nebraska, along with several other states, will challenge the EPA’s rules designed to cut greenhouse gas emissions from U.S. power plants.   […]

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President Obama fails to persuade Nebraska senators on Iran deal (AUDIO)

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President Barack Obama has defended the Iranian nuclear arms deal during a news conference with reporters, but his assurances haven’t satisfied Nebraska’s United States Senators. Obama acknowledged differences with Iran remain, even in wake of what he calls an historic deal, such as its support of terrorism and the use of proxies to destabilize the […]

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UNL survey shows ag land values dropped statewide during past year

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Nebraska ag land values fell 2% overall in a farm real estate market survey from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. It covered the 12-month period ending February 1st. UNL Extension educator Jim Jansen says that average doesn’t tell the whole story. “The land classes that support the beef industry, as an example, the grazing land or […]

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Royals’ bats stay silent in rematch with Astros

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Auditioning for the starting nod in the All-Star Game in front of American League manager Ned Yost, ace Dallas Keuchel fired eight shutout innings and got just enough run support from George Springer's two-run homer off the foul pole in the third innin...

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Ventura, Royals looking to stay hot vs. Cubs

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Cubs left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada and Royals right-hander Yordano Ventura both enter Sunday's series finale looking for one thing: run support. Both enter after their respective offense delivered one run in their last outing.

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Ventura aims to clinch series for Royals

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Cubs starter Tsuyoshi Wada and Royals starter Yordano Ventura both enter Saturday's contest looking for one thing: run support. Both starters enter after their respective offense delivered one run in their last outing.

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Governor Ricketts opposes DREAMers bill getting strong support in Unicameral

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Gov. Pete Ricketts opposes a move by legislators to grant driver’s licenses to the children of immigrants who entered the country illegally. Nebraska lawmakers advanced to LB 623 last week on a 37-8 vote. The bill allows driver’s licenses to DREAMers, young immigrants brought into the country illegally as children. Ricketts had not previously discussed the bill. […]

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Strong start, fan turnout go together for Royals

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Royals owner David Glass is extremely pleased with the team's 16-9 start, as well as the support from Kansas City fans. The Royals are averaging 30,965 fans per game. They are on pace to top 2.5 million fans for the season, which would break the club r...

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Mother kept on life support until baby delivery

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In early February, 22 year old Karla Perez of Waterloo suffered a brain hemorrhage and was rushed to Methodist Hospital in Omaha. Perez was 22 weeks pregnant and the baby was not developed enough to survive outside the womb. Dr. Todd Lovgren is a maternal – fetal physician at Methodist Women’s Hospital and says her […]

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Royals stand by Ventura after third incident in month

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Regardless of what others around Major League Baseball may think about him, Yordano Ventura still seems to have the unwavering support of his teammates in the Royals clubhouse -- despite being involved in another incident Thursday night against the Whi...

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