Nebraska is showing off the newly renovated Memorial Stadium. Tom Osborne and school officials joined to unveil the nearly 64-million East Stadium expansion on Thursday. In addition to increasing the seating capacity, the project features research laboratories for the study of concussions and other athletic performance issues.
U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.
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.