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Updated Sep 26, 2014 at 2:17 PM

Voters on Nov. 4 will decide whether an incremental state minimum wage increase from $7.25 per hour to $8 next year and to $9 on Jan. 1, 2016, is the right move in Nebraska.This is a controversial argument between conservatives and liberals. The primary argument from the right makes sense – paying employees more money will drive up labor costs, resulting in higher prices for products and/or a smaller workforce.

Updated Sep 26, 2014 at 11:04 AM

By Philip MaddocksMore Content NowIn a rare show of bipartisan decisiveness, the Senate gave overwhelming approval to a plan to fund the U.S. fight against the Islamic State by winning the Powerball jackpot.

Posted Sep 26, 2014 at 2:01 AM

Hundreds of Pennsylvania state troopers, along with law enforcement officers from across the Northeast, are combing the mountains of northeastern Pennsylvania looking for Eric Matthew Frein, who allegedly ambushed two state troopers in the...

Updated Sep 25, 2014 at 3:30 PM

Dave Granlund cartoon on Eric Holder resigning.

Updated Sep 24, 2014 at 3:22 PM

Dave Granlund cartoon on the US attacking ISIS.

Updated Sep 23, 2014 at 12:31 PM

Fly Eagles Fly!

Updated Sep 23, 2014 at 11:42 AM

Dave Granlund cartoon on marijuana.

Updated Sep 22, 2014 at 3:03 PM

Dave Granlund cartoon on the Secret Service.

Posted Sep 19, 2014 at 2:01 AM

Nearly 50 years ago when Los Angeles Police Chief Daryl Gates organized the nation’s first special weapons and tactics team (SWAT), nobody envisioned that most police departments — large and small — across the country would...

Updated Sep 17, 2014 at 4:57 PM

Someone at Urban Outfitters thought it would be — cool? Really? — to offer a faux-vintage Kent State University sweatshirt, replete with fake blood stains, an obvious reference to the fatal shootings that occurred there in 1970.

Updated Sep 17, 2014 at 2:44 PM

Dave Granlund on troops in Iraq.

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