New study reveals hidden risks behind smoking hookah

By Nathan Stephenson, Contributor Hookah lounges are popular destinations among 18- to 20-year-olds as they are too young to drink at bars, but too old to stay...

Civil Rights activist talks OWS, celebrates Civil Rights women

A Civil Rights activist and member of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee told a group of UNO students Friday she was skeptical of the ongoing Occupy Wall Street protests.


FBI investigation links five shootings to one gunman

Five shootings at military bases in Northern Virginia in the past three weeks now have been linked to the same shooter, leading to concern that the suspect may be targeting the U.S. Marine Corps.


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Omaha fitness center to hold fundraiser for autism awareness Body Masters, an Omaha fitness center, will hold hour-long boot camp sessions on Saturday, May 2 to benefit Autism awareness...

Students hold vigil for Chapel Hill victims

By Phil Brown, Reporter Last Monday marked the end of a week since Feb. 10, the fateful day for Deah Barakat, Yusor Abu-Salhaand Razan Abu-Salha, whose home was...

Vision beyond borders helps believers practice religion in secret

Over two billion people identify themselves as Christians, comprising 22 percent of the world's total population. Nearly 63 percent of those practicing this faith are native to Europe and North America, according to a report by the Pew Research Center. Vision Beyond Borders, an organization whose mission is to provide Bibles and service to Christian followers in nations where Christianity must be worshiped in secret, has made it their goal to spread their faith and the word of God to those living in areas such as Southeast Asia.
 


We Can’t Wait:

Over the last few weeks, I've had the opportunity to get out of Washington and talk with folks across the country about how we can create jobs and get our economy growing faster. 


Flow of politics disrupts Keystone XL pipeline

By Hannah Gill, Contributor Dave Domina may have lost his bid for Senate, but his role as lawyer for the plaintiffs in Nebraska may give...