NFC North rivals meet up Sunday at Soldier Field as the Vikings go up against the Chicago Bears. The Vikings will try to avoid an 0-and-2 start in the division after dropping a 34-24 decision at Detroit in Week One. The Bears rallied from a 21-10 deficit to beat the Bengals 24-21 in their home opener. The teams split their two meetings last year with each team winning at home.
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.