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GOP candidates gearing up for Senate primary
As the 2014 election cycle begins to take shape, the candidates jockeying for position in the crowded GOP Senate primary are all trying to break away from the pack as the best option to take on Democrat Bruce Braley in the fall.
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Lee County residents attempt tulip planting record
Lee County's community members have attempted to set the world record for most people planting flower bulbs simultaneously.
Grassley: GOP can't stonewall a Clinton Supreme Court pick
Republicans "can't just simply stonewall" nominees to the Supreme Court even if the president making the choice is Democrat Hillary Clinton, says the GOP chairman of the Judiciary Committee in a reaffirmation of the Senate's advise-and-consent role on judicial picks.
NY mayor: Police shooting of mentally ill woman unacceptable
The mayor on Wednesday castigated a police sergeant for killing a mentally ill, 66-year-old woman in her home, saying her death was "tragic" and "unacceptable" and her shooting violated department policy.
Trouble at Music Man Square in Meredith Willson's hometown
The Music Man Square in the hometown of "The Music Man" creator Meredith Willson is floundering.
Man who broke infant's bones gets 10 years in Iowa prison
A northern Iowa man has been imprisoned for breaking the bones of an infant.
In 'Tower,' a mass shooting before anyone knew what that was
Neal Spelce was scrounging for news to fill his Austin station's noon radio broadcast when he heard this announcement on the police scanner: "We have a report of a shot being fired at the University of Texas."
Farm slowdown pushes Iowa tax revenue $49.3 million lower
A panel of state budget experts has lowered Iowa revenue projections for the current fiscal year, though there are no immediate plans to cut spending.
Contaminated machines linked to heart surgery infections, including in Iowa
Health officials are warning that small outbreaks of infections spread by contaminated operating room machinery during open-heart surgery could be more widespread than first thought.
Cops: Man who shot 2 Boston officers didn't have gun license
A man who shot two police officers responding to a report of a domestic disturbance was armed with a tactical shotgun and wearing body armor but didn't have a gun license, authorities said Thursday.
Iowa company recalls cookie dough sold to other firms
An Iowa company is recalling the cookie dough it sold to Blue Bell Creameries and other food companies because it may be contaminated with listeria bacteria.
Davenport man plans to turn former church into escape room
The owner of a former church in Davenport is planning to turn it into a place to play a physical adventure game that's becoming popular around the world.
Police shooting death happens as North Carolina floods
A North Carolina state trooper shot and killed an armed man during a search and rescue operation, authorities said Tuesday, and thousands of people were told to get to higher ground as the flooding from Hurricane Matthew moved downstream.
Former state patrol supervisor pleads guilty in drugs case
A former Iowa State Patrol supervisor has pleaded guilty to accusations that he stole prescription medications seized during criminal investigations.
Branstad stands by Trump despite 'offensive' video comments
Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad is standing by Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump who's battling to rescue his campaign after the release of video in which he's heard bragging about how his fame allowed him to "do anything" to women.
Justices weigh dispute over racial bias in jury room
There was nothing subtle about the ethnic slurs a juror in Colorado is reported to have made during deliberations over a Hispanic defendant charged with inappropriately touching teenage girls.
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