Former Iowa State Cyclones football player Jason Berryman is dead. KTBS in Shreveport, Louisiana reports Berryman was found murdered in his Jefferson, Texas home by his friends and family on Wednesday. Jefferson is about two and a half hours east of Dallas by car and just under an hour northwest of Shreveport. Berryman was the team’s MVP and the Big 12 Defensive Freshman of the Year in 2003. He was 28-years-old.
The Iowa Department of Human Services says a baby has been turned over to the state -- the third use of the Safe Haven law in four months.
A report from the National Wildlife Federation claims global climate change will lead to an increase in ticks, mosquitoes, other blood-sucking pests, and poison ivy.
A few polls have emerged on the Nebraska gubernatorial race...apparently a closer race than many expected.
Two Americans who just weeks ago were gravely ill with Ebola have been cleared of the virus.