Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders campaigned for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in Omaha Friday night.In 2008, Barack Obama won the Electoral College vote in the... more››
With the legal battle raging over the implementation of controversial Obama Administration clean water rules, the next president likely will face the daunting task of formulating... more››
Over the years the death penalty has divided the people with the most personal stake possible in the issue: family members of the murder victims.Having watched the crimes, the... more››
The range of testimony from Nebraskans was striking. Impassioned and practical. Spiritual, academic, and sometimes deeply personal.On three nights in October, Nebraska Secretary... more››
While the race for Nebraska’s 2nd congressional district has been the center of attention in this campaign, districts 1 and 3 have gone largely unnoticed. At a fundraiser for the... more››
Former U.S. Senator Bob Kerrey and former Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel spoke recently at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. They discussed the current U.S. presidential... more››
The industry that supplies farmers with the tools to raise crops is on the brink of a watershed moment. High-profile deals are in the works that would combine the largest agri-... more››
The first and last Latino lawmaker in Nebraska left office in 2008. Now Latino leaders are looking for ways to encourage others to run for state office as a new generation of... more››
Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence campaigned in Omaha Thursday, appealing to Nebraskans to support the ticket he shares with Donald Trump.Mike Pence spoke to an... more››
Taxes on sugary drinks are enjoying a moment in the spotlight this voting season. At least four cities will vote on whether to enact the tax this election cycle, giving public... more››
Half the seats in the Nebraska Legislature are up for grabs this election. Each race is different – but there are some common themes.Outside, a cool fall morning mist cloaks the... more››
We often take for granted the value of things right under our noses. Or perhaps even the dirt right under our feet. This is a different kind of college competition focused on the... more››