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Week in Pictures: Air Jordan, Halloween celebrations

A Hail Mary pass to Jordan Westerkamp saves the day for the Huskers, Midlanders celebrate Halloween and Macklemore thrills music fans in the World-Herald Week in Pictures: Oct. 28 – Nov. 3, 2013. Continue reading

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Week in Pictures: Run or Dye, Day of Caring

Runners complete a colorful race in Lincoln, hundreds volunteer for United Way’s Day of Caring and the Aksarben king and queen are crowned in the World-Herald Week in Pictures: Oct. 14-20, 2013. Continue reading

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Circus comes to Omaha

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey shows have hit Omaha. The first performance is Friday at 7 p.m. and features more than 110 performers and 95 exotic and domestic animals. More: Information on the weekend’s shows.   

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Nebraska baseball champs crowned

Here are a few shots from the Class A title game Thursday between Omaha Westside and Millard South. Westside won 8-0. See the full gallery / Class B title game: Norris vs. Lincoln Pius X

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Scenes from Nebraska-Creighton

The Nebraska baseball team held on for a 12-9 win over Creighton on Tuesday night at TD Ameritrade Park. More photos from the game.

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News of Pearl Harbor

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2013 Berkshire Hathaway shareholders meeting

An estimated 35,000 people descended on the CenturyLink Center over the weekend for the annual Berkshire Hathaway shareholders meeting. The event includes plenty of shopping deals for shareholders, a Q&A with Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett and Vice Chairman Charlie Munger, … Continue reading

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Students shine at OPS Fellowship Games

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‘The graveyard of Omaha restaurants’

On Thursday, columnist Matthew Hansen wrote about Rich Yost, a man who collected more than 200 matchbooks and business cards that now represent “the graveyard of Omaha restaurants.” Here’s one of our favorite images from the story. Read more: Man’s 208 restaurant matchbooks, … Continue reading

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Tribute to the Fallen

Tribute to the Fallen activities began Sunday at the University of Nebraska at Omaha with more than 6,300 American flags placed at the campus’ Pep Bowl green space. The name, rank and branch of each service member to die in … Continue reading

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