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Tuesday 09/16/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: Sept. 8-14, 2014

This week the Huskers win Fresno and the dude abides: World-Herald Week in Pictures: Sept. 8-14, 2014.

Posted: September 16, 2014 - 8:30 pm
Monday 09/08/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: Sept. 1-7, 2014

This week the an Ebola patient arrives in Omaha and Huskers eek out a win: World-Herald Week in Pictures: Sept. 1-7, 2014.

Posted: September 08, 2014 - 12:23 pm
Tuesday 09/02/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: August 25-31, 2014

This week the Huskers' football season starts and more rain falls: World-Herald Week in Pictures: August 25-31, 2014.

Posted: September 02, 2014 - 9:37 am
Friday 08/29/2014
From the Archives: The Huskers, Bugeaters, Rattlesnake Boys and more

Old Gold Knights, Antelopes, Rattlesnake Boys and the Bugeaters. Those were the names for Nebraska's football team before 1900.

Updated: August 29, 2014 - 12:15 pm
Monday 08/25/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: August 18-14, 2014

This week fashion is king and Grand Island hosts the state fair: World-Herald Week in Pictures: August 18-24, 2014.

Posted: August 25, 2014 - 9:41 am
Sunday 08/24/2014
Photos: Looking back at Omaha Fashion Week

Monday

Posted: August 24, 2014 - 1:38 am
Monday 08/18/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: August 11-17, 2014.

This week guest workers harvest Nebraska vegetables and the Maha Music Festival rocks Omaha: World-Herald Week in Pictures: August 11-17, 2014.

Posted: August 18, 2014 - 10:16 am
Tuesday 08/12/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: August 4-10, 2014.

This week a soldier is laid to rest and rides spin at the Iowa State Fair: World-Herald Week in Pictures: August 4-10, 2014.

Posted: August 12, 2014 - 12:47 pm
Thursday 08/07/2014
From the Archives: Richard Nixon

August 9th marks the 40th anniversary of President Richard Nixon's resignation from office -- the only U.S. president to ever resign.

Posted: August 07, 2014 - 1:00 pm
Monday 08/04/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: July 28-August 3, 2014.

This week a baseball champion is crowned and the Joslyn Castle hosts a car show: World-Herald Week in Pictures: July 28-August 3,  2014.

Posted: August 04, 2014 - 4:03 pm
Monday 07/28/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: July 21-27, 2014.

This week there's wedding at a cemetery and prairie flowers grow: World-Herald Week in Pictures: July 21-27,  2014.

Posted: July 28, 2014 - 10:21 am
Monday 07/21/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: July 14-20, 2014.

This week planes soar and United Flight 232 is remembered: World-Herald Week in Pictures: July 14-20, 2014.

Posted: July 21, 2014 - 12:35 pm
Wednesday 07/16/2014
From the Archives: Playland Park

Just a short trip across the Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge into Iowa, and you can end up in a place that once was home to the Wild Mouse, bumper cars, a speedway, and many, many memories … Playland Park.

Posted: July 16, 2014 - 2:15 pm
Tuesday 07/15/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: July 7-13, 2014.

This week horses graze the western prairie and scuba divers clean a lake: World-Herald Week in Pictures: July 7-13, 2014.

Posted: July 15, 2014 - 6:26 pm
Tuesday 07/08/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: June 30-July 6, 2014

This week fireworks light up the sky and a bike shop builds community: World-Herald Week in Pictures: June 30-July 6, 2014.

Updated: July 08, 2014 - 2:45 pm
Sunday 06/15/2014
From the Archives: CWS at Rosenblatt Stadium

By Jolene McHugh / World-Herald staff writer

Posted: June 15, 2014 - 12:15 am
Sunday 05/25/2014
From the Archives: Europe after D-Day

The World-Herald sent correspondents to Europe and the Pacific to cover World War II. Lawrence Youngman, armed only with a notebook and a camera, was assigned to cover the European news. He missed being at Omaha Beach on D-Day, but arrived soon after. Here are some of his photos in the first couple of months following the Normandy landings.

Posted: May 25, 2014 - 12:00 am
Monday 05/12/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: May 5-11, 2014.

This week a mother inspires and a gorilla gets a checkup: World-Herald Week in Pictures: May 5-11, 2014.

Posted: May 12, 2014 - 3:35 am
Tuesday 05/06/2014
From The Archives: May 6, 1975, tornado

Tuesday, May 6, 1975, was an extremely muggy day, even by Omaha standards. Thunderstorm warnings and tornado watches were issued early in the afternoon. Schoolchildren went home as usual and adults began to prepare for the last hours of their workday. Ominous-looking clouds began to form and by 4 p.m. the sky had an ugly green tint. At 4:29 p.m., tornado sirens sounded and people heeded the warning as an F-4 tornado descended to the ground in Sarpy County and moved across the Omaha area.

Posted: May 06, 2014 - 10:15 am
Monday 05/05/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: April 28-May 4, 2014.

Buffett and Gates pose for a selfie and a Rembrandt is unveiled: World-Herald Week in Pictures: April 28-May 4, 2014.

Posted: May 05, 2014 - 10:32 am
Monday 04/28/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: April 21-27, 2014.

This week the early bird gets the worm and spring sports hit full tilt: World-Herald Week in Pictures: April 21-27, 2014.

Posted: April 28, 2014 - 5:26 am
Monday 04/21/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: April 14-20, 2014.

This week people dance with drones and celebrate Easter: World-Herald Week in Pictures: April 14-20, 2014.

Posted: April 21, 2014 - 3:51 am
Tuesday 04/15/2014
From the Archives: Boys Town

The April 6 death of Mickey Rooney brought the spotlight back to Boys Town, since one of the actor’s best-known roles was in the movie — released in 1938 — about Father Flanagan and his home for boys.

Posted: April 15, 2014 - 6:53 am
From the Archives: Cruising Dodge Street

I thought that we all might be suffering from the winter doldrums and that taking a look at summers long ago would be a nice break.

Posted: April 15, 2014 - 1:09 am
Monday 04/14/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: April 7-13, 2014.

This week Bo Pelini carries a cat and a baby owl eats breakfast: World-Herald Week in Pictures: April 7-13, 2014.

Posted: April 14, 2014 - 1:15 am
Monday 04/07/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: March 31-April 6, 2014.

This week colors fill the air and Mister 1960 takes to the airways: World-Herald Week in Pictures: March 31-April 6, 2014.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:23 am
Monday 03/31/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: March 24-30, 2014

This week Korean War veterans visit Washington, D.C., and the state speech contest was held in Kearney: World-Herald Week in Pictures: March 24-30, 2014.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:36 am
Monday 03/24/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: March 17-23, 2014.

This week Baylor thumps Creighton and Nebraska in the men’s NCAA basketball tournament in San Antonio, Texas: World-Herald Week in Pictures: March 17-23, 2014.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:21 am
Wednesday 03/19/2014
Hagel honors 24

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and top Army leaders held their own ceremony Wednesday at the Pentagon honoring the 24 soldiers who were just awarded the Medal of Honor, including 1st Lt. Donald Schwab of Hooper, Neb.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:12 am
Monday 03/17/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: March 10-16, 2014.

This week Nebraska makes the NCAA basketball tournament and boys state basketball champions are crowned: World-Herald Week in Pictures: March 10-16, 2014.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:25 am
Thursday 03/13/2014
From the Archives: Husker basketball and the NCAA tournament

Nebrasketball. What a fantastic word! And what excitement the men’s team is generating this season!

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:36 am
Monday 03/10/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: March 3-9, 2014.

This week McDermott scores over 3,000 points and girls state basketball champions are crowned: World-Herald Week in Pictures: March 3-9, 2014.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:40 am
Friday 03/07/2014
From the Archives: Creighton Basketball and the Big Dance

Be sure to check out our book “Road to the Big Time” for much more Creighton history. It is full of wonderful photos (including one of their football team!) and is an informative and interesting read by our own Steven Pivovar.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:22 am
Monday 03/03/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: Feb. 24-March2, 2014

This week a fire destroys a UNO dorm and law enforcement fights the influx of Colorado marijuana: World-Herald Week in Pictures: Feb. 24-March 2, 2014.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:29 am
Thursday 02/27/2014
From the Archives: Oscars and Nebraska

Though many movies have been made in Nebraska, only a few have earned Academy Award nominations — or wins.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:34 am
Wednesday 02/26/2014
Return of the Nebraska Breakfast

Another year of Nebraska fellowship, hot coffee and recycled jokes kicked off Wednesday morning with the first Nebraska Breakfast of 2014.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:12 am
Ashford has support of national Dems

Brad Ashford might have been a little late to the party, but national Democrats are welcoming him to the contest for Nebraska’s 2nd Congressional District, Rep. Steve Israel told the World-Herald on Wednesday.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:12 am
Tuesday 02/25/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: Feb. 17-23, 2014

This week wrestlers became champions and bighorn sheep were captured in western Nebraska. World-Herald Week in Pictures: Feb. 17-23, 2014.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:35 am
Sunday 02/23/2014
From the Archives: Sarah Joslyn

Sarah Joslyn was one of Omaha’s wealthiest women, and the city was the beneficiary when she created a memorial to her late husband, George: the Joslyn Memorial Art Museum.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:23 am
Sunday 02/16/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: Feb. 10-16, 2014

This week Justin Timberlake plays Omaha and ice fishing in the cool blue light. World-Herald Week in Pictures: Feb. 10-16, 2014.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:28 am
Tuesday 02/11/2014
Cleanliness is Next to Godliness for Volunteers

Over the past couple of months I’ve had the pleasure of taking photographs of some of the volunteers that clean Holy Name Catholic Church in Omaha. These volunteers scrub, sweep, mob and vacuum a giant space. The idea for the story came from my youth. I remember my mother and other volunteers cleaning the church in my childhood home of Newell, S.D. Newell, back in the late 1970s and early 1980s, had a population of about 600 people. If work was going to be done at the church, it was going to be done by volunteers. So, I wondered if that happened here in Omaha. It does and reporter Erin Grace made my idea into a great story. Here’s a link to her story and some of my photographs that illustrated it. http://www.omaha.com/article/20140211/NEWS/140219860/1016#grace-holy-name-volunteers-answer-call-to-serve-make-it-their-mission-to-keep-church-clean

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:27 am
Sunday 02/09/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: Feb. 3-9, 2014.

This week a man overcomes his addictions to run triathlons and snow blankets the Omaha area. World-Herald Week in Pictures: Feb. 3-9, 2014.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:26 am
Wednesday 02/05/2014
From the Archives: Where in Omaha IV?

It’s been too long since we have visited Omaha’s past in photos.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:40 am
Monday 02/03/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: Jan. 27-Feb. 2, 2014

This week a man injured in an industrial accident heals and a Medal of Honor winner speaks. World-Herald Week in Pictures: Jan. 27-Feb. 2, 2014.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:25 am
Monday 01/27/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: Jan. 20-26, 2014.

This week we had an industrial accident and a celebration of life. Omaha World-Herald Week in Pictures: Jan. 20-26, 2014.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:31 am
Sunday 01/19/2014
Week in Pictures: Shootings, Penguins

This week we had a stray bullet kill a five-year 0ld Omaha girl, baby penguins at the zoo and Creighton basketball. World-Herald Week in Pictures: Jan. 13-19, 2014.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:30 am
Wednesday 01/15/2014
Democrats say they're not frustrated - yet

The World-Herald’s Robynn Tysver reports today that Rep. Lee Terry, R-Neb., has more than $800,000 in campaign funds squirreled away for his re-election fight.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:12 am
Sunday 01/12/2014
Week in Pictures: Polar vortex, Creighton basketball

It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It was a polar vortex. Also this week, we met the Cortez family. We worried about Creighton injuries, and we traveled to church services in Syracuse. World-Herald Week in Pictures: Jan. 6-12, 2014.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:40 am
Thursday 01/09/2014
Johanns chides Bob Gates over book

Don’t hold your breath for any tell-all memoirs by Sen. Mike Johanns after he leaves office next year.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:12 am
Wednesday 01/08/2014
A new year on Capitol Hill

Lawmakers returned from their holiday recess this week with a full agenda ahead – farm bill, immigration and unemployment benefits are just a few of the pressing issues before them.

Updated: May 15, 2014 - 10:12 am

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