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Berkshire Hathaway to spend $32.36 billion for Precision Castparts

OMAHA, Neb. - Warren Buffett's biggest acquisition...insurance industry that fueled its growth. The Omaha-based conglomerate already owned an eclectic...professor at the University of Nebraska at Omaha and a former investment adviser, said Buffett's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-10/berkshire-hathaway-spend-3
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-06-12/miami-florida-set-first-m
Once a sideshow, former preemies praise doctor years later

...germs.The incubator was first seen in 1896 at the Berlin Exposition, and for the first time in the U.S. at expositions in Omaha, Neb., in 1898, and Buffalo, N.Y., in 1901.U.S. hospitals were slow to adopt incubators for a variety of reasons...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2015-08-09/once-sideshow-former-preemie
Cavaliers dethrone Commodores as college baseball champs

OMAHA, Neb. - Pavin Smith homered and drove in three runs and Brandon Waddell turned in another strong College World Series pitching...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-25/cavaliers-dethrone-commo
Gators eliminate Hurricanes from College World Series

OMAHA, Neb. - Harrison Bader led off the game with the first of Florida's four...Alonso's two-run homer in the seventh made it 10-2.Miami came to Omaha second nationally at 8.4 runs a game and sixth in batting at .311. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-06-17/gators-eliminate-hurrican
TCU senior finally gets an NCAA Tournament win, beating LSU

OMAHA, Neb. - Only one pitcher in Texas Christian history has won more games than...again in the matchup with LSU left-hander Jared Poche', who had come to Omaha having allowed one run in 161/3 innings in the national tournament. But...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-14/tcu-senior-finally-gets-
Texas Christian eliminates Louisiana State at College World Series

OMAHA, Neb. - Trey Teakell pitched 4? innings of no-hit relief, Dane Steinhagen...final 1? innings.With no true No. 3 starter for LSU's third game in Omaha, coach Paul Mainieri decided to pitch by committee and used a CWS record-tying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-18/texas-christian-eliminat
Virginia, Florida win opening games in College World Series

OMAHA, Neb. - Virginia's Kenny Towns thrives on the pressure this time of year...command.The Cavaliers, a No. 3 regional seed and the lowest to make it to Omaha, have won all six of their games in the national tournament. They have scored...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-13/virginia-florida-win-ope
Vandy coach doesn't like timing of MLB draft

OMAHA, Neb. - No one is happier than coach Tim Corbin that three first-round draft picks are on Vanderbilt's roster. Corbin is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-22/vandy-coach-doesnt-timin
Vanderbilt gets shot at repeat in College World Series

OMAHA, Neb. - Vanderbilt's Rhett Wiseman is happy to be back in the College World Series finals ? perhaps more for teammates who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-20/vanderbilt-gets-shot-rep