Local

Hawks, Cyclones Face Ranked Teams

Hawks, Cyclones Face Ranked Teams

The Iowa football team looks to pull an upset this Saturday against undefeated Ohio State.  The Hawkeyes sit at 4-and-2 with a 1-and-1 Big Ten record after last week’s bye.  OSU is 6-and-0 and ranked third in the nation.  Saturday’s game from The Shoe kicks off at 2:30.

Iowa State is preparing to stop Baylor and its high-powered offense.  The Cyclones travel to Waco on Saturday looking for their first Big 12 win after losses to Texas and Texas Tech.  ISU sits at 1-and-4 overall.  The Bears are 5-and-0 and ranked 12th in the country.  Saturday’s contest kicks off at 6:00.

Recent Headlines

today in National

Obama budget plan would boost U.S. tax revenue, cut deficits

obama

The Congressional Budget Office says the 2015 budget could boost tax revenues while slashing deficits by $1.05 trillion.

today in National

Jobless rates hover at near pre-recession levels

jobs

New applications for unemployment benefits held near their pre-recession levels last week.

today in Local

Spotters Prepare For Storm Season

Todd Heitkamp training 41714

Severe storm spotting classes are going on across the region, as the turn to warmer weather approaches.

today in Local

One Final Day In Lincoln

nebraska-state-capital

Nebraska lawmakers are back in Lincoln today for the final day of the 2014 session.

today in National, Weird

Missing toddler found safe, playing in ‘claw crane’ machine

claw

A 3-year-old boy has been reunited with his mother after being found playing inside a coin-operated arcade game.