The Creighton basketball team is getting a big boost as it heads into the new Big East. The NCAA is granting Grant Gibbs a waiver that gives him a sixth season of eligibility to play for the Bluejays. Creighton’s assist leader the last two seasons played his first two years at Gonzaga before transferring, but missed two seasons with injuries.
It now costs Iowa grocery stores and other businesses more to accept payments through the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.
The head of the Iowa Lottery says his agency's move into a new building is still scheduled to happen before the end of the year.
Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman says many factors led him to choose state Senator John Nelson, an attorney from Omaha, as his lieutenant governor for the final three months of his administration.
Microsoft announced its new operating system to replace the largely unpopular Windows 8.