Omaha World-Herald Company

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2012

    Warren Buffett Buys Lee Enterprise Debt, Now Owns 4% of the Company

    Matt Wirz of the Wall Street Journal reports that famed investor Warren Buffett, "the Oracle of Omaha," has purchased $85 million of Lee Enterprise's debt through his Berkshire Hathaway investment company. The purchase translates to a four percent ownership of the company,  which itself owns th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2011

    Imagine Herman Cain Sang a John Lennon Song About Pizza

    If John Lennon had believed in heaven, he'd be weeping from his cloud right now. Thanks to the Omaha World Herald, footage has emerged that would have killed the singer-songwriter dead, had Mark David Chapman not done the awful deed a decade earlier. Behold the song stylings of former Godfather' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 19, 2011

    Missouri Duo Busted Stealing Grease From Nebraska Restaurant

    Image via World-HeraldHarris and Moore: Will they "fry" for their crime?​Police in Lincoln believe they may have busted the criminal outfit responsible for stealing thousands of gallons of used grease from restaurants in Nebraska and Illinois. The duo from Missouri was arrested around 2 a.m. yeste ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2010

    Food Safety Legislation Stalls in U.S., Turns Violent in China

    While a senator vows to stall the food safety bill in the Senate, the Chinese government takes a much firmer stance against producers of tainted food. The Associated Press reports that Chinese authorities will instate the death penalty against the worst food safety violators. Minnesota Public Radi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2009

    The Morning Brew: Monday, 9.14

    ​ Chipotle takes lead on supporting fair treatment of migrant tomato workers. (Gourmet)In defense of canned food, and the family who lived on stuff in their pantry all summer. (The Boston Globe, Omaha World-Herald)What's the big deal with the little hoki fish? ( vegetable ... More >>

  • News

    December 22, 2004

    Attack of the Blog

    A Post reporter is suspended for extracurricular Internet activities