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BC-NE--Nebraska News Digest 3:30 pm, NE

May 4, 2019

Hello! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Nebraska. Questions about coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the Omaha Bureau at 402-391-0031 or omahane@ap.org. Nebraska News Editor Scott McFetridge can also be reached at 515-243-3281 or smcfetridge@ap.org.

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Central.

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.

For up-to-the-minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

TOP STORIES:

BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY SHAREHOLDERS

OMAHA _ Tens of thousands of Berkshire Hathaway shareholders return to Omaha every year to learn from Warren Buffett and celebrate the company he built through acquisitions and investments. By Business Writer Josh Funk. SENT: 530 words, photos.

With:

_ BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY SHAREHOLDERS-THE LATEST

AROUND THE STATE:

CYBERSECURITY-DEMAND _ The demand for cybersecurity experts has grown as crooks with computers hack their way into business, government and other networks. SENT: 330 words.

EXCHANGES:

EXCHANGE-RURAL STUDENTS

OMAHA _ Sprinkled throughout Nebraska’s wide-open spaces reside potential college students, and they are in demand. By Rick Ruggles. SENT: 1,360 words, photos.

EXCHANGE-ASH TREE FIGHT

LINCOLN _ The former president of the Home Builders Association of Lincoln didn’t expect to become a crusader, fighting for the ash trees surrounding his east Lincoln townhouse. By Peter Salter, Lincoln Journal Star. SENT: 1,130 wrods, photo.

IN BRIEF:

OMAHA HOMICIDE _ Police say a man has been killed in a shooting on a north Omaha street.

FLOOD RECOVERY HELP _ A charitable foundation has promised to match the first $500,000 donated to a new recovery fund for Nebraskans affected by March flooding.

FALL TURKEY SURVEY-NEBRASKA _ A survey of turkey hunters last fall shows they were mostly satisfied with their Nebraska hunting experience.

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