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Frosted Flakes: Happy Halloween!

What if you could ban awful Halloween candy and let everyone exchange stuff they didn’t want? Also - try this ONE EASY TRICK to improve your memory!

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Happy Halloween Corn Nation! What is your favorite part of this day? Besides the sugar, of course!

There is a big game coming up for the Huskers this weekend. The Buckeyes have been a bit of a nightmare for Nebraska since we joined the Big Ten. Will this weekend result in another trick or a treat?

Frosted Flakes

Huskers hit rough stretch vs. top opponents | |
LINCOLN — John Cook knows what the Nebraska volleyball team needs to do to get things turned around.

Huskers look to end Buckeyes’ domination | |
Pick a stat, any stat, and you can display cleanly what Nebraska and Ohio State fans have seen in recent years.

Meyer gets tough questions, says NU hitting stride pretty good
Urban Meyer faces some big questions after tough week for Ohio State.

Husker Basketball Sophomore Dedoch Chan to transfer - KLKN-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Lincoln, NE;
Tim Miles announces Husker sophomore forward Dedoch Chan has decided to transfer.

Huskers Head to OSU With Confidence: ‘Purdue Is Going To Seep Back Into Their Minds’ | The-Ozone
Ohio State Football | The Buckeyes’ loss to Purdue has given Nebraska confidence as they prepare for Saturday’s matchup in Ohio Stadium.

Three Husker commits up for high school Butkus Award
Local kids drawing national attention.

Huskers flourishing with 1-2 punch at RB | |
When running back Greg Bell left Nebraska’s program earlier this month, it was widely regarded as a surprising development — and perhaps, a significant loss.

Five good minutes with Devine Ozigbo: On Texas high school football, and proving people wrong | Sports |
Get to know Huskers’ starting running back Devine Ozigbo with the latest edition for “Five good minutes.”

Running In The Family - - Nebraska Athletics Official Web Site
Not one, not two, bur three Freyhofs decided to leave Michigan to come to Nebraska and run cross country, while also supporting each other.

Sportsin’ Stuff Outside the 402/308

DJ Durkin back at Maryland: Terps reinstating head coach, keeping AD -
A 192-page investigative report into Maryland’s culture under Durkin painted an ugly picture of his program. But the school isn’t firing him.

Q&A with Gretta Cohn, executive producer of '30 for 30' podcast 'Six Who Sat'
espnW spoke to the executive producer of the 30 for 30 Podcasts episode about the women who protested the 1972 New York City Marathon and changed women's running forever.

Maryland Terrapins, Iowa Hawkeyes expected to lead Big Ten race
With new coaches building up programs and longtime coaches re-establishing their teams, there's hope the Big Ten is headed toward postseason success.

5 quick takeaways from the inaugural College Football Playoff rankings
We tend to root for chaos here.

The Making of Big Papi | By David Ortiz
A special audio series celebrating the rise of a man who willed himself to greatness — and in the process, changed the culture of a city.

Horse drifting: learn about charreada, the Mexican sport behind the meme
In a sport that has similarities to dressage and reining, horses slide long distances and are scored by judges. But does it hurt the horses?

Halloween Noise and Other Disturbances

Here’s What It’s Like to Spend the Night in the Lizzie Borden House
I slept in the murder room to see if it was haunted or not.

Reese's created a 'Candy Exchange Vending Machine" to swap out all the Halloween treats you hate - CNN
Whether you hate tootsie rolls or licorice, the truth is we've all received Halloween candy we don't like. But this year, Reese's is coming to the rescue with their very own candy exchange machine.

100s of Oregon 'witches' paddle down river, minus the brooms - ABC News
Hundreds of “witches” traded in broomsticks for paddles in Oregon

North Carolina officials announce 'ban' on classic Halloween candy |
One North Carolina city is taking a stand on some unpopular Halloween candy by "banning" residents from giving it out.

Then There’s This

Breathing through the nose aids memory storage -- ScienceDaily
The way we breathe may affect how well our memories are consolidated (i.e. reinforced and stabilized). If we breathe through the nose rather than the mouth after trying to learn a set of smells, we remember them better.