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.
Jury selection begins in the trial of a woman accused of killing her husband of eight days.
Thousands of flights are canceled, and storms wreck havoc on roads, as temperatures plunge throughout much of the country.
A look at the news making headlines today, Monday Dec. 9.