Nebraska Press Release
|02/26/2018 - 13:44||
Redfin Survey: 35% of Recent Homebuyers Bid on a Home Before Seeing it in Person
SEATTLE, Feb. 26, 2018 / / -- (NASDAQ: RDFN)-- Thirty-five percent of people who bought a home last year said they made an offer without first seeing it in person, according to a late-2017 survey commissioned by to Redfin (www.redfin.com), the next-generation real estate brokerage. That's up from 33 percent in May 2017, and 19 percent in June 2016.
|02/26/2018 - 12:37||
No Better Time for River Recreation on National Wildlife Refuges as Nation Celebrates Wild and Scenic Rivers Act
The mighty Missouri. The mighty Mississippi. The mighty Yukon. The U.S. has a mighty lot of mighty rivers. The main stems, or trunks, of 38 rivers in the United States are at least 500 miles long. They and other rivers bring clean drinking water, economic health, food for many native people, transportation and a mighty lot of recreation — especially on national wildlife refuges.
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|02/26/2018 - 12:22||
Team will meet Thursday, March 8, at 6 p.m., in Libby at the Lincoln County Courthouse Commission Chambers, 512 California Ave.
HELENA – The Libby Asbestos Superfund Advisory Team will meet Thursday, March 8, at 6 p.m., in Libby at the Lincoln County Courthouse Commission Chambers, 512 California Ave. The team was established by the 2017 Legislature under Senate Bill 315 to enhance communication among stakeholders of the Libby Asbestos Superfund Cleanup. In addition, the Advisory Team will advise Montana DEQ on administration of the Libby Asbestos Cleanup Trust Fund and operation and maintenance accounts.
|02/26/2018 - 11:18||
National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable Recognizes Leaders in Colorectal Cancer Screening Efforts with 80% by 2018 National Achievement Award
The 80% by 2018 National Achievement Award recognizes individuals and organizations who dedicate their time, talent and expertise to advancing needed initiatives to reach the national goal of regularly screening 80% of adults age 50 or over for colorectal cancer. Over 1,600 organizations, including medical professional societies, academic centers, survivor groups, government agencies, cancer coalitions, cancer centers, and payers have signed a pledge to make this goal a priority.
|02/26/2018 - 09:45||
New Website Provides Resources to Nebraskans Dealing With Brain Injury
LINCOLN, Neb.--( )--In preparation for Brain Injury Awareness month in March and the Nebraska Brain Injury Conference in Kearney, the Nebraska Brain Injury Advisory Council (BIAC) has launched a mobile-responsive website providing information accessible with a PC, tablet or phone.
|02/24/2018 - 18:42||
Reports: Deadly severe thunderstorms to cause flooding, tornadoes across southern US
Two people have died and multiple structures have been damaged in severe weather hitting Southern Kentucky to the northern portion of Middle Tennessee.
|02/24/2018 - 15:15||
2018 Junior Track Nationals Wrap #JnrTrackNats
Victoria claimed 21 of the 28 gold medal events on offer across the four days, with NSW claiming five and South Australian and Western Australia each claiming one.
|02/23/2018 - 15:07||
Find a new career at one of March's events
A job seeker chats with Raphael Hernandez, Senior Community Engagement Program Leader at Amazon (right) as over 60 employers and 200 job seeking veterans and military spouses attend The American Legion and Hiring Our Heroes job fair at The Washington Hilton in Washington, D.C., on Friday, Feb.
|02/23/2018 - 10:20||
CAIR Offers Condolences on Death of Fallen Hero Slain Maryland Muslim Police Officer
Cpl. Ramazziddin, who was shot and killed off-duty while coming to the aid of a woman in a domestic incident, was a former American Muslim Marine and 14-year-veteran of the Prince George’s County Police Department’s Special Operations Division.
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|02/23/2018 - 09:58||
USDA Announces National Pork Producers Delegate Body Appointments
WASHINGTON, Feb. 23, 2018 -- Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue today announced the appointment of 157 producers and 6 importers to the 2018 National Pork Producers Delegate Body.
|02/23/2018 - 09:20||
The conflict between males and females could replace the evolution of new species
Males and females of the same species can evolve to be so different that they prevent other species from evolving or colonising habitats, according to new research involving the University of Sheffield.
|02/23/2018 - 07:24||
4th season, with six podcast episodes, three radio hours, and a National Listening Event, explores the stories we tell ourselves
Through stories about spies, heists, publicly shaming harassers, and fighting terrorism with reality TV, Invisibilia is navigating the moral ambiguity of the space in between.
|02/22/2018 - 18:35||
Crips Gang Member Convicted of Racketeering Conspiracy in Nebraska
A violent member of the Omaha, Nebraska area Crips Gang was found guilty today of participating in a racketeering conspiracy involving acts of violence, including attempted murder and assaults, witness tampering and drug distribution.
|02/22/2018 - 17:30||
Attorney General Laxalt, 44 States and Territories Reach Settlement With Takata Over Defective Airbags
Carson City, NV – Today, Nevada Attorney General Adam Paul Laxalt announced a settlement with TK Holdings, Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Takata, over allegations that the company concealed safety issues related to its airbag systems installed in a wide variety of vehicles. TK Holdings, Inc. filed for bankruptcy in June 2017, and its reorganization plan has been confirmed by the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.
|02/22/2018 - 13:29||
TRICARE Transition Challenges in the West Region
On Jan. 1, 2018, the Defense Health Agency (DHA) implemented a number of changes to TRICARE, including a region consolidation and health care policy changes mandated by Congress. Several customer service issues are now affecting TRICARE beneficiaries in the western U.S. including call center wait times, processing backlogs and a limited provider directory. The DHA is aware of these issues and is monitoring the regional contractor’s response to address these challenges.
|02/22/2018 - 13:28||
Rutledge Reaches Settlement with Takata Over Defective Airbag Systems
LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today announced a settlement with TK Holdings, Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Takata, over allegations that the company concealed safety issues related to its airbag systems which were installed in a wide variety of vehicles. TK Holdings filed a chapter 11 bankruptcy in June and the court has confirmed the company’s proposed plan of reorganization.
|02/22/2018 - 11:54||
2018 NAB Crystal Radio Awards Finalists Announced
Washington, D.C. -- The National Association of Broadcasters announced the 50 finalists for the 31st Annual NAB Crystal Radio Awards. Since 1987, the NAB Crystal Radio Awards have recognized radio stations for their outstanding year-round commitment to community service. Winners will be announced and the finalists honored at the new We Are Broadcasters Celebration, held Tuesday, April 10 during the 2018 NAB Show in Las Vegas.
|02/21/2018 - 18:26||
ACCA Welcomes 2018-19 Board of Directors
The Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA) announces the installation of the 2018-19 Board of Directors and Officers.
|02/21/2018 - 17:13||
Brown Swiss Assoc. to offer Neogen genomic services
LINCOLN, Neb., Feb. 21, 2018 — Neogen Corporation announced today that it is partnering with the Brown Swiss Association to offer its members advanced genomic services to improve herd performance and profitability.
|02/21/2018 - 16:25||
Former Nebraska offensive lineman Nick Gates joins Reps For Rare Diseases team at 2018 NFL Combine
Former Nebraska offensive lineman Nick Gates has chosen to make the 2018 NFL Combine a platform to inspire the Rare Disease Community with hope through the power of sport.
|02/21/2018 - 12:16||
NLA Intellectual Freedom Round Table receives the 2017 Gerald Hodges Intellectual Freedom Chapter Relations Award
The Intellectual Freedom Round Table (IFRT) of the American Library Association (ALA) announces that the Nebraska Library Association Round Table for Intellectual Freedom is the 2017 recipient of the Gerald Hodges Intellectual Freedom Chapter Relations Award.
|02/21/2018 - 11:28||
Nebraska Basketball Benchs Great Reactions Include, RKO, Bobsledding
The University of Nebraska men’s basketball team is making friends, and enemies, with its courtside antics.
|02/21/2018 - 10:12||
Northeast US States See Gains in This Weeks Walgreens Flu Index
DEERFIELD, Ill., February 21, 2018 - The Walgreens Flu Index™ is a weekly report developed to provide state- and market-specific information regarding flu activity, and ranks those states and markets experiencing the highest incidences of influenza across the country.
|02/21/2018 - 07:53||
Republican Attorneys General Call On Revolving Door Cases For Advice
Last month, an association of Republican top law enforcement chiefs brought together a group of state officials-turned-lobbyists to advise conservative attorney general hopefuls how to staff and lead a business-friendly office if they get elected.
|02/20/2018 - 20:28||
Illinois Supreme Court Appeal Sought in Controversial Taxpayer-Funded Abortion Law
Attorneys from the Thomas More Society filed a Motion for Direct Appeal in the Illinois Supreme Court on February 21, 2018, seeking to have the state’s highest court take their appeal against taxpayer funding of abortion in the Land of Lincoln.
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