Nebraska will try to make it 2-and-0 to start the football season when they host Southern Miss tomorrow. Kickoff at Memorial Stadium is set for 5 p.m. The Huskers beat Wyoming 37-34 this past Saturday, but dropped one spot in the “USA Today” poll from 18th to 19th. The Golden Eagles dropped their opener 22-15 to Texas State.
The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.
Iowa Policy Project, written by Colin Gordon, finds that Iowa's wage structure is weak compared to the growing economy.
State Climatologist, Harry Hillaker, says the winters ahead could be colder than normal.
Omaha State Senator, Burke Harr, plans to re-introduce a bill that makes using a fake weapon a felony.