Archives

COLUMBIA, MO - NOVEMBER 9: Jonathan Butler, a University of Missouri grad student who did a 7 day hunger strike is greeted by the crowd of students on the campus of University of Missouri - Columbia on November 9, 2015 in Columbia, Missouri. Students celebrate the resignation of University of Missouri System President Tim Wolfe amid allegations of racism. (Photo by Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images)

Student protests result in university president’s resignation

Video

University of Missouri President Tim Wolfe announced his resignation Monday amid protests over the university’s handling of racial discrimination and slurs on campus. Continue reading

Screen-Shot-2015-11-07-at-2.50.32-PM

Memphis police take specialized approach to mental illness

Video

The Memphis Police Department has pioneered a new program to better treat individuals experiencing mental health crises.
Continue reading

nuke10

America updates its nuclear bombs

Video

A $100 billion dollar project to upgrade the United States’ largely outdated nuclear arsenal is underway. Continue reading

voting_booth-1024x683

Do conservative wins in Tuesday’s election predict 2016?

Video

Despite so much national focus on the next year’s presidential election, voters across the country decided a number of races and ballot measures in their own cities and states on Tuesday. Continue reading

Members of the Military Police for Public Order (PMOP) patrol the impoverished Flor del Campo neighbourhood in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, April 29, 2015. Since taking office in January 2014, Honduras' President Juan Orlando Hernandez has delegated the intelligence and counternarcotics operations to the military, creating the Military Police for Public Order, a new force that patrols violent neighbourhoods, public schools and playgrounds to curb violence, amidst growing claims of human rights abuses. Picture taken April 29, 2015. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera - RTX1IMAG

Honduras struggles to fight surge of domestic violence against women

Video

The escalation of violence and domestic abuse in Honduras has forced tens of thousands of migrants to flee to the United States in recent years. Continue reading

Submit Your Student Voice

NewsHour Extra will not use contact information for any purpose other than our own records. We do not share information with any other organization.

RSS Content

Tooltip of RSS content 3