Nebraska is taking a hit in this week’s college football poll. The Huskers fell out of the Associated Press and “USA Today” top-25 following Saturday’s 41-21 loss to UCLA at Memorial Stadium. Brett Hundley threw three touchdown passes in a 28-point third quarter for the Bruins. Taylor Martinez had three TD passes for Nebraska, which had been ranked 15th.
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Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts says rural areas of the state won’t be left out of economic development plans.
Boston was picked by the U.S. Olympic Committee to be the country's candidate for the 2024 Games but rescinded its bid in a spectacular U-turn on Monday after the city's mayor said taxpayers could not afford to host the event.
A group called “We Care” is working to stop development of a large wind farm in Lincoln County in south east South Dakota.