Two Huskers football players are being dismissed from the team. Ernest Suttles and Thomas Brown were both given the boot Thursday, six days after a fight involving teammates broke out at a house party in Lincoln. Head coach Bo Pelini tells the “World-Herald” neither player will be allowed back. Police say Suttles hit another player in the head with a bottle.
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.