UCLA is just a win away from its first college baseball national championship. Eric Filia singled in two runs as the Bruins beat Mississippi State 3-1 in Game One of the College World Series championship round in Omaha. Adam Plutko pitched six innings of four-hit, one-run ball for the win. UCLA can clinch the best-of-three series with a victory tonight.
Iowa's largest employee union is negotiating health insurance.
Iowans will see more state troopers on the road this weekend.
A University of Nebraska study considers the risks associated with weight and smoking.
Friday's game will continue to honor a hero from each state for acts of courage.