Oprah’s speech was amazing, but she shouldn’t run for president

Madeline Miller SENIOR REPORTER After a fantastic acceptance speech at the Emmy Awards show, some people have been calling for Oprah to run for president. That...

The devastating cycle of the Jane Crow phenomenon

Ameres Groves CONTRIBUTOR Loving mother Colyssa Stapleton is still trying to figure out where she went wrong. One night, when feeding her 7-month-old daughter Nevaeh, Stapleton...

Trump’s immigration policy a threat to Salvadorans

Jessica Wade OPINION EDITOR Upward of 200,000 people who have built lives in the United States may be forced to return to a country they have...
Ismael Mendoza’s truck was totaled Monday after hitting a semi

With all other metro schools closed, UNO student crashes into semi on way to...

Jessica Wade OPINION EDITOR The University of Nebraska at Omaha’s cancellation policy states, “The safety and well-being of our students, faculty and staff is...

GALLERY: Inside the 2018 Omaha Women’s March

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER My first thought upon entering the crowd of about 8,000 people was conflicting and authentic: I am so excited to march...

Recognizing terrorism in all its forms

Jessica Wade OPINION EDITOR Late October of last year, 26-year-old Taylor Michael Wilson, a man with ties to a neo-Nazi organization, broke into the secure area...

“Ricketts’ plan to defund planned parenthood would harm women and the economy”

Jessica Wade OPINION EDITOR Gov. Pete Ricketts proposed a plan to lawmakers last week that would end state funding for any health clinic that offers abortion. Planned...

UNO declares a “no day” despite below-freezing temps– and students have feelings about it

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER At 9:46 p.m. the evening of January 15, the University of Nebraska at Omaha's Twitter account posted an announcement that classes...