The Big Ten is continuing to expand its reach after reaching two more bowl agreements with the Pac-12 yesterday. The Holiday Bowl in San Diego and the Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl in San Francisco each announced six-year agreements with the Big Ten and Pac-12 Conferences. The Big Ten replaces the Big 12 in the Holiday Bowl. The Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl will move to the 49ers’ future stadium in Santa Clara for 2014.
The Regional Watershed Advisory Task Force of the South Dakota legislature is meeting to discuss water management policy.
An announcement on whether a grand jury has indicted a white police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager is expected this afternoon.
Hagel was appointed less than two years ago as Obama pushed his signature program of winding up wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Iowa’s top prison official says legal action is likely against the designers blamed for months of delays in opening a new state prison.
Officials say the high-voltage electrical transmission line that's proposed to cut through 220 miles of Nebraska's Sand Hills region is designed to have a positive impact on the entire state's power infrastructure.