Breaking News: Romney drops out of presidential race

John McCain effectively sealed the Republican presidential nomination today as chief rival Mitt Romney suspended his faltering presidential campaign. "I must now stand aside, for our party and our country," Romney told conservatives.


Just what is a caucus, anyway?

For the first time ever, Nebraska Democrats are holding a caucus. A caucus is not an election. It is a gathering of Democrats who publicly announce their preference for a presidential candidate by standing for a nominee in groups. So, why caucuses? Why not a primary? We'll answer all of your questions here.


Turner 'almost done' buying up ranchland

CNN founder Ted Turner, the largest private landowner in Nebraska and the United States and the nation's largest bison rancher, said Wednesday that he is about done buying new ranches. In a half-hour interview, Turner answered questions on a broad range of subjects.


NU Football: Pelini, Huskers ignore hype

Nebraska coach Bo Pelini sat down to unveil his first recruiting class Wednesday and discussed it exactly in that way. As a class. In his 28-minute session at Memorial Stadium, Pelini not once mentioned any of his 27 signees by name. Pelini said now they're part of the Husker program. It's not about individual players.

Meet the 2008 recruits: Facts, photos
NU's walk-ons

World-Herald Video of Coach Pelini:
Wednesday's overview
The walk-on program
There is no quick fix
Building relationships
Recruiting outside of Nebraska

Big 12 recruiting capsules
The next Steinkuhler takes his place at NU
Mustangs' Fisher is relieved to see recruiting process end
Central star Grixby to walk on at NU
Bo really knows Husker recruit from Ohio
National Recruiting: Notre Dame, Miami score big


Golf Contest: Follow in Palmer's footsteps

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Tom Shatel: Did Pelini save the '08 class?
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