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Miami, Florida set for first meeting in College World Series at Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. - Miami and Florida have met 241...The Hurricanes (49-15) are back in Omaha for the 25th time and first since 2008...to watch as the CWS begins its 66th run in Omaha:PITCHING MATCHUPS: Miami left-hander...

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Veteran coaches Augie Garrido and Mike Gillespie seeking more hurrah in Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. - Once again, the road has led to Omaha for Augie Garrido and Mike Gillespie.The two played college...Mississippi's Chris Ellis (10-2, 2.45).LONGHORNS KNOW OMAHA: Texas is making its record 35th appearance in the CWS and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-13/veteran-coaches-augie-ga
Thousands descend on Omaha to hear Warren Buffett speak

OMAHA, Neb. - The Berkshire Hathaway shareholders meeting is part celebration and part education, and more than 30,000 people gathered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-03/thousands-descend-omaha-he
Omaha is where college baseball players want to be

OMAHA, Neb. -- Indianapolis has the 500. Pasadena...And Louisville has the Kentucky Derby. But Omaha has the College World Series. Every summer...World Series. They talk about "going to Omaha." Exactly how Omaha came to be chosen for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/18/bas_419283.shtml
Baseball
Omaha rock makes its mark on national scene

OMAHA, Neb. -- When the band Tilly and the Wall...and metal discs to create different tones. Omaha, once known as the homeland of corn-fed...indie-rock capital" by Spin magazine, Omaha - population 390,000 - has made its way...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/03/mus_420996.shtml
Music
End of an era in Omaha?

OMAHA, Neb. - To fans who make the trek each...the familiar sizzle from the grills of the Omaha Steaks stand outside the main entrance...NCAA that would further entrench the CWS in Omaha. One calls for a new downtown stadium...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/06/12/bas_131961.shtml
Baseball
Group of Omaha companies donating to Peyton Manning's foundation

A group of 17 Omaha companies is donating another $42,500...Nebraska's largest city during the Super Bowl.Omaha's love affair with Manning and his Denver...playoff win over San Diego. Manning's "Omaha! Omaha!" calls received widespread attention...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-02-03/group-omaha-companies-donatin
Peyton Manning's calls draw attention to Omaha

...The Broncos quarterback used the word "Omaha" loudly and often during Sunday's playoff...com video montage, Manning barked "Omaha" before the ball was snapped 44 times...think it shows Peyton Manning really loves Omaha," Mayor Jean Stothert said Monday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-13/peyton-mannings-calls-draw-at
Basketball powers Indiana, Louisville chase baseball title in Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. - The calendar says it's June...the first Big Ten team in 29 years to reach Omaha. They'll open tonight against a Louisville...baseball's place.Right now, that place is Omaha. Like other teams that play in the CWS for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-06-14/basketball-powers-indian
Peyton Manning focused on beating the Patriots, not frenzy with word 'Omaha'

...has taken an unexpected detour. Through Omaha, of all places.On Wednesday, Manning...I've had a lot of people ask me what 'Omaha' means," Manning said. "It's a run...though, America's new obsession with Omaha ? a top trender on Twitter during last Sunday's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-15/peyton-manning-focused-beatin