Melsahn Basabe scored 12 points with 11 rebounds to lead Iowa in a 92-59 drubbing of Fairleigh Dickinson last night. Gabriel Olaseni added 14 points and 10 boards for the Hawkeyes, who improved to 10-and-1. Iowa’s next matchup is in Ames on Friday against Iowa State.
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.
Omaha State Senator, Burke Harr, plans to re-introduce a bill that makes using a fake weapon a felony.