Creighton’s Doug McDermott is one of 12 players that has been named to the Team USA roster for the World University Games. McDermott was part of Team USA’s under-19 World Championship team in 2011. He averaged 23.2 points and 7.7 rebounds per game last season at Creighton to earn Missouri Valley Player of the Year honors.
U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.
The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.
Iowa Policy Project, written by Colin Gordon, finds that Iowa's wage structure is weak compared to the growing economy.
State Climatologist, Harry Hillaker, says the winters ahead could be colder than normal.