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The first publicly accessible database of Nebraska campaign donations and spending, powered by data from the Nebraska Accountability and Disclosure Commission.
Search 57,000+ payroll records from 27 public agencies in Nebraska.
Our growing home for historical information about past NCAA baseball championships, which have been played in Omaha since 1950. Read about every year, every team and every game played in the CWS.
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Everyone wants snow for the holidays. But how often has there been at least 1" on the ground for Christmas Day? (Answer: About a third of the time.)
Every game in Nebraska football history. See how NU stacks up all-time against every team, in every bowl game, in conference play, season openers and more.
Every January, the Omaha World-Herald newsroom celebrates Pie Day. (Just what it sounds like.)
Shareable bits of awesome from The World-Herald Sports department
Browse a map of Douglas County restaurant inspections, updated September 2015. The map includes the county's rating and date of review for more than 2,500 local restaurants.
Read and comment on an ongoing collection of documents in the news. Some documents contain annotations to explain complex language or add context.
A panel of sports experts selected the 100 greatest athletes in Nebraska history.
Map showing locations of recent homicides in Omaha, details about the crime and information about each victim.
A look at the points scored, awards earned, lists climbed and games played during Doug McDermott's Creighton career.
Tracking the latest crimes reported in your neighborhood so you can stay safe. Updated daily.
Check out Husker football rosters all the way back to 1984.
We're honoring troops killed in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars with this tribute that includes biographical information, photos and archived stories.
We're putting together a list of the best holiday lights in town. Search locations by address or zip code to find ones near you or add your own!
This database shows holes in one and course records officially reported by golf courses to The Omaha World-Herald. Recent holes in one are added as we get them, and we're combing the archives to add aces from the past.
Nearly 800,000 refugees have been resettled in the United States since 2002. Explore their countries of origin and see state-by-state data from the U.S Department of State Refugee Processing Center.
The Nebraska Department of Corrections miscalculated release dates for hundreds of inmates since 1995, resulting in prisoners being set free ahead of schedule.
A running total of payments from the Omaha Public Power District to Exelon Corp. to manage the Fort Calhoun Nuclear Station.
Results from Nebraska's 2014 general election.
Following a 2014 petition drive to raise the minimum wage, the World-Herald obtained signatures from the three largest counties — Douglas, Sarpy and Lancaster — and ran the numbers to see how petition-signers compared to registered voters as a whole.
Hours, deals and doorbusters for stores in the Omaha metro area.
Twenty-five Nebraska physicians received at least $1 million in Medicare payments in 2012, and a Hastings eye specialist took in nine times that amount, according to federal data. Find out how much your provider got paid.
Thousands of law enforcement agencies across the country receive surplus military equipment under the Pentagon's 1033 program. That includes 179 agencies in Nebraska and Iowa, which collectively hold 1,890 surplus items — including assault rifles, night vision sets and armored trucks.
Douglas County Paid Supplier Report shows purchases made by the county from January 01, 2010 to December 31, 2010.
Our database of Big Ten football recruits from 2002 to 2011. Sort and filter the map to show players from a specific team, recruiting class, state or hometown to see which areas and schools are hotbeds for football talent and which teams have recruited specific areas to their advantage.
The Blackshirts. The walk-on program. The tunnel walk. The Fumbleroosky. Nebraska fans relish countless moments and traditions. In honor of the 50th anniversary of Bob Devaney's arrival at Nebraska, the World-Herald is on a mission to see which memories Husker fans cherish most.
More than 200 first-responder agencies represented at OPD Officer Kerrie Orozco's funeral.
The World-Herald broke down and charted all 480 of Doug McDermott’s shots in the 2011-2012 season. Where did he score? How often did he use the backboard? Now you can find out.
Longreads, investigations and exclusive reporting from the Omaha World-Herald.
Aerial and before-after photos of damage in Pilger, Nebraska, after a deadly tornado hit the town in June 2014.
Daily scores and results from Nebraska high school sports.
Every gameday, the World-Herald picks the team with the upper hand and predicts the final outcome. In 2013, we invited fans to do the same.
Details about the 20 tornadoes that hit Douglas County from 1950-2012.
This map shows siren locations and coverage estimates used by county planners. Enter your address to find your neighborhood siren.
Nebraska education officials labeled each of the state's 1,130 public schools and 245 districts through a complicated new state accountability system called Accountability for a Quality Education System, Today and Tomorrow.
Bios of nearly 1,000 Civil War veterans, compiled by Dean Podoll of La Vista, a National Guard veteran and retired nuclear engineer over the past 15 years.
Fifty staffers, from the university’s top leadership down to assistant coaches, get their memberships to country clubs, golf clubs or health clubs paid for by the University of Nebraska Foundation. Eighty get cars, collectively valued at $2.25 million and ranging from economical sedans to luxury SUVs, donated through college-affiliated nonprofits. While a few staffers took one or the other, a majority of them get both.