Tiny Nebraska Town Says No To 1,100 Jobs, Citing Way Of LifeOfficials thought Nickerson, Nebraska was the perfect spot for a chicken processing plant that would liven up the 400-person town with 1,100 jobs, more than it had ever seen. When plans leaked out, though, there was no celebration.
Cedar Hill Man Imprisoned In Nebraska For Brutal BeatingA 22-year-old Texas man has been imprisoned in Nebraska for a brutal beating.
Cavanaugh’s NFL Draft Prospect Breakdown: Randy GregoryEveryone loves a pass rusher with length. Gregor's length lets him keep OT's hands off of him on the pass rush.
Heisman Watch: Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon Ready For Showdown With AbdullahThis week, Melvin Gordon leads the Wisconsin running game against another Heisman candidate and his ground game, Nebraska and Ameer Abdullah. The running back showcase should double as this week’s Heisman Trophy Spotlight Game.
Heisman Watch: Why Michigan State Should Fear Ameer Abdullah Of NebraskaNebraska has three Heisman Trophy winners in its storied football history. Running back Ameer Abdullah has a shot to become the school’s fourth Heisman winner.
College Football Spotlight: College Football's Best Month Will Get Started With A BangOctober is the best month for college football, and it is getting started on the right foot this weekend. The first weekend in October will serve up six games between top 25 teams, which will be a nice breath of fresh air after the last few weeks.
Texas Now Trails Nebraska In Cattle FeedingFederal statistics say that Nebraska has now surpassed Texas in the number of cattle on feed in the state. Recent drought conditions in Texas have been blamed for the drop.
"Gravity" & "American Hustle" Lead Oscar NomsThe con-artist comedy "American Hustle" and the space odyssey "Gravity" lead the Oscar nominations, announced on Thursday morning, with 10 nods each.
Pizza Hut Testing 'By The Slice' OfferingsPizza Hut plans to start offering pizza by the slice for the first time in two test locations this week, as the popular chain looks to keep pace with its trendy competitors.
Complete Golden Globe Nominations ListThe nominations for the 71st annual Golden Globe Awards were announced on Thursday morning, with "American Hustle" and "12 Years a Slave" earning seven nods each.
Dallas Man Crashes His Motorcyle; Dies On Nebraska HighwayThe Nebraska State Patrol says a 48-year-old man from Dallas has died after crashing his motorcycle on Interstate 80 in western Nebraska.
New Texas Stomach Illness Cases Reported, Source Still A MysteryThe CDC says it has found evidence that many of those sickened in Texas ate at the same restaurant, but that it does not "show a connection" to salad mix produced at Mexican farm.