The Cornhuskers enjoy a breather this weekend. The Nebraska football team has a bye on Saturday. The Huskers will resume play a week from Saturday at Minnesota against the Golden Gophers. Nebraska is off to a 5-and-1 start, including 2-and-0 in the Big Ten. The 4-and-2 Golden Gophers play at Northwestern this Saturday.
The top Democrat on the House intelligence panel is introducing a bill to authorize war against ISIS.
More than a million cars, vans, and SUVs are being recalled to fix seat belt and other problems.
Meteorologists have been getting a lot of grief for their overzealous snow forecasts but they didn't get it all wrong.
The state unemployment rate in Iowa dropped in December, and a spokesperson for Iowa Workforce Development says the state is getting close to "full employment."
Four Iowans who say they've been the victims of wage theft testified at the statehouse Tuesday, part of an effort by Senate Democrats to build support for a bill that would require businesses to provide employees with a written record of how they're to be paid.