Nebraska ranks 18th in the “USA Today” preseason coaches’ poll. The Huskers are one spot behind Big Ten rival Michigan. Defending champion Alabama is number-one, followed by Ohio State, Oregon, Stanford and Georgia. The SEC leads all conferences with six teams in the top-25. The Big Ten and Pac-12 have five each.
Military planners are weighing the possibility of sending more troops to Iraq to provide additional security around Baghdad.
The beheading of James Foley was said to be in revenge for U.S. air strikes against the Iraqi insurgents.
The prosecutor's office will begin presenting evidence to a grand jury investigating the Aug. 9 shooting death of Michael Brown.
The American Farm Bureau has taken EPA to court over their release of producer’s personal and private information. AFBF argued…
Two suspects have been arrested after holding eight people - including six children - hostage for nearly 24 hours.