Shooting near 70th and Dodge Streets deemed accidental

Omaha Police were called to a parking lot near 70th and Dodge Streets Tuesday afternoon after a man had accidentally shot himself. The incident happened...

Fall for Halloween fun

The leaves start to change colors. The winds begin to blow cooler on campus. Sweaters and jackets return to wardrobes around the Midwest. This can only mean one thing - fall is officially here.


Glass recycling available at MBSC throughout February

Charlotte Reilly CONTRIBUTOR In an effort to help the University of Nebraska at Omaha become more environmentally friendly, glass recycling will be available at the Milo...

Pipe bombs found near campus

Just before 9:45 a.m. Thursday, a man walking his dog through Memorial Park discovered a PVC pipe bomb in the creek and promptly called the Omaha Police Department to report it. Upon inspection, bomb technicians determined it wasn't just a pipe bomb.
It was a pipe bomb inside of a pipe bomb inside of another pipe bomb.
 


Student launches kickstarter for poetry collection

By Ashley Quintela, Contributor The Old Market located in Downtown Omaha is full of shops, art and artists trying to make it in the world. One artist that...

Spirit World opens at new location in Aksarben

By Doug Cunningham, Contributor Spirit World had called Pacific Street home for some time, but now Aksarben has taken over that title. The decision was...

UNMC professor honored for strengthening U.S. – China relations

A University of Nebraska Medical Center professor met with China's President Hu Jintao during the president's official visit to Washington D.C.


Students flock for free bus passes

A crowd of students gathered in Milo Bail Student Center's fireplace lounge on Tuesday, each hoping to receive one of 400 free Metro bus passes.  MavRide, a student government program championed by Student Senator Gerard Wellman, was distributing the passes on a first come, first served basis between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.