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Huskers In Top Twenty

Nebraska ranks 18th in the “USA Today” preseason coaches’ poll.

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Augie Adds To Hall

Three All-Americans are included in the 2013 class of five destined for the Augustana Athletic Hall of Fame.


Twins Lose To Hot Foe

Billy Butler drove in two runs to lead the Royals to their eighth straight win, 4-3 over the Twins at Target Field.


Twins Hope To Avoid Sweep

The Twins wrap up their three-game series with the Royals today at Target Field.


Butera On The Move

The Twins traded catcher Drew Butera to the Los Angeles Dodgers at the trade deadline on Wednesday.


Royals Add Outfielder

The Royals added some outfield depth before the Major League Baseball trade deadline.


All Star Logo Unveiled

The logo for the 2014 Major League Baseball All-Star Game is out.


Twins Seek Bounce Back

The Twins resume their three-game series with the Royals tonight at Target Field.


Moose Blasts Twins

Mike Moustakas left the yard twice and knocked in four runs to lift the Royals past the Twins, 7-2, in the opener of a three-game set at Target Field.


Brown Among Honorees

Huskers assistant football coach Ron Brown is getting set to be honored by Nebraska.

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Iowa Harvest Moving Quickly

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Iowa farmers are making rapid harvest progress.

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Iowa Senate Democrats Dispute Republican Governor Terry Branstad

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Iowa Senate democrats say Governor Terry Branstad is overstepping his authority.

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Dealing With the Iran Nuclear Deal


Nebraska Congressman Jeff Fortenberry says Congress needs to keep tabs on the Iran nuclear deal.

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Nebraska Economy Will Survive the Loss of ConAgra


ConAgra leaving Omaha will cause some economic problems.

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Educational Cooperative To Be Investigated

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Governor Dennis Daugaard has asked the Government Operations and Audit Committee of the legislature to review the financial operations of the Mid Central Educational Cooperative.