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.
Iowa's largest employee union is negotiating health insurance.
Iowans will see more state troopers on the road this weekend.
A University of Nebraska study considers the risks associated with weight and smoking.
Friday's game will continue to honor a hero from each state for acts of courage.