Another big fight is brewing over the U.S. debt ceiling. But what is it, really, and what happens when the U.S. hits the ceiling?
Tom Gouttierre, the longtime dean of UNO’s Center for Afghanistan Studies, believes that U.S. troops offer a measure of stability to the country, and he fears what will happen when they're gone.
NOISE Omaha staff members are not among the 38 media representatives approved for press credentials since the Nebraska Governor's Office created a new media credentialing process.
Bluffs Run Greyhound Race Park, the first legal gambling establishment in Council Bluffs, opened in 1986 off of South 24th Street and Intersta…
"I just don't see why ... unless it's trying to create a political issue," the secretary of agriculture said in a telephone interview.
Ed Sheeran may be an international pop star but he still has to quarantine like anyone else entering the UK from the US and he received a call from the Home Office during a recent podcast to check he was following government guidelines.
Opinion: Waiting to see whether a particular substance is proven to be harmful before it's regulated is no longer feasible, not when we are ingesting thousands of substances from multiple sources.
A report summarizing what the U.S. knows about “unidentified aerial phenomena” — better known as UFOs — was released Friday, but it didn't have many clear-cut answers.
John McAfee, the creator of the McAfee antivirus software, has been found dead in his cell in a jail near Barcelona, hours after a Spanish court ruled in favor of his extradition to the U.S.
The students seek to have the university's COVID vaccine mandate struck down as an unconstitutional infringement on personal liberty and bodily autonomy. Thoughts?
Catching up with a friend over Zoom, I wondered recently what might have happened if China had come clean about the presence and origins of COVID-19 before it spread beyond Wuhan. But, my friend asked, wouldn’t the United States have done the same and tried to hide it too? No, I replied. Even if our government had tried, it would have come to light. That’s the beauty of an open society and a ...
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Biden's $6 trillion budget for next year is piled high with new safety net programs, runs up debt, and taxes corporations and the wealthy. Get a recap of the week in politics.