The Vikings play their final road game of the season on Sunday in Cincinnati against the Bengals. The Vikings are still winless on the road at 0-6-and-1, although they did beat the Steelers in London as the home team. Minnesota beat the Eagles last week to improve to 4-9-and-1 overall. The Bengals are 9-and-5 and currently hold a one-game lead on Baltimore atop the AFC North.
Iowa Governor Terry Branstad says while the state is in pretty good financial shape, that could change quickly.
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska rejected the latest proposal by CHI Health as a way to end a contract dispute.
Negotiators for the State of Iowa presented a contract proposal that differs greatly from the one submitted earlier this month by the largest state employees' union.
Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning says the special legislative committee reviewing what went wrong in Corrections that led to the miscalculation of hundreds of prison sentences failed to stay focused.
The number of troops in Afghanistan next year will be larger than originally thought to fill a gap left in the NATO mission.