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Huskers To Host Rated Team

Nebraska will face its toughest test to date this Saturday when they host UCLA.

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Wrestling Gets Reprieve

Iowans are celebrating the decision of the International Olympic Committee to keep wrestling in the Summer Games in 2020.

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Vikings Open At Detroit

The Vikings open up the 2013 regular season on Sunday in Detroit against the Lions.

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Jacks Face Old Rival

The nationally ranked South Dakota State University football
team faces its first road test of the season Saturday, traveling to Grand Forks, N.D., for a meeting against longtime rival North Dakota.

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Twins Begin Homestand

The Twins begin a 10-game homestand tonight against the Toronto Blue Jays at Target Field.

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Huskers Seek Second Win

Nebraska will try to make it 2-and-0 to start the football season when they host Southern Miss tomorrow.

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Hawkeyes Seek Bounceback

The Iowa Hawkeyes will try to bounce back from their season-opening loss this Saturday.

Jacks Release Schedule

A schedule is now set for another season of Jackrabbit basketball

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Coyotes Add Assistant

South Dakota head women’s basketball coach Amy Williams has announced the hiring of Joshua Hutchinson as assistant coach.

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Astros Walkoff Twins

Trevor Crowe singled in the winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning as the Astros prevailed over the Twins 6-5 at Minute Maid Park.

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GOP Retreats On DHS Funding

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Republicans in Congress had to retreat a bit, and pass a so called “clean” funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security.

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Severe Weather Season Approaches

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It is another one of the signs of spring. The beginning of severe weather spotter training classes.

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Weaponized Drones Targeted In Protest

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A candlelight vigil is planned this evening (Wednesday) outside the Iowa Air National Guard base in Des Moines to protest the use of weaponized drones.

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No Speed Limit Change, But Texting Bill Advances

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A bill that would have raised the speed limit on Iowa's interstates has hit a dead end in the Iowa Senate, but legislators are advancing bills targeting those caught texting and driving on Iowa roads.

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Electoral Vote Change Bill Clears Hurdle

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A measure proposing Nebraska revert to the winner-take-all distribution of presidential electors has cleared an important hurdle, yet still faces an uncertain future.