Several Huskers football players are receiving conference honors. Running back Ameer Abdullah and defensive end Randy Gregory have been named First Team All-Big Ten by the coaches and media. Cornerback Ciante Evans made the coaches All-Big Ten First Team.
Pro-Moscow rebels fighting in Ukraine said they would open up a 'humanitarian corridor' to allow the withdrawal of Ukrainian troops they have encircled.
No criminal charges are pending after a probe into a gun range incident in which a 9-year-old girl fatally shot her instructor with an Uzi.
The pilot of a Massachusetts Air National Guard F-15C fighter that crashed in mountainous western Virginia was found dead on Thursday.
Experts say this Labor Day weekend might be one of the best times to buy a car all year.