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Costa Concordia Pulled Upright in Salvage Effort

The wreckage of the Costa Concordia cruise liner has been pulled upright after a 19-hour, first-of-its-kind engineering feat to salvage the ship that slammed into a reef near Giglio Island 20 months ago. ...

Navy Yard Shooter Blamed 9/11 PTSD for Problems

Chilling details in a police report made public today suggest that Navy Yard shooter Aaron Alexis may have been losing touch with reality just weeks before he went on a shooting rampage in Washington, D.C. Alexis ...

(Radio Iowa) – Vice President Joe Biden headlined Democratic Senator Tom Harkin’s annual “Steak Fry” fundraiser this afternoon, offering a defense of President Obama’s foreign policy. “We are ...

(Radio Iowa) – Iowa’s governor, secretary of agriculture and the state’s top economic development official say there are “tremendous opportunities” for business with Indian companies. Governor Terry ...

(Radio Iowa) – Starting October 1, uninsured Iowans and small businesses should be able to shop for health care coverage on an “insurance exchange” run jointly by the State of Iowa and the federal ...

(Radio Iowa) – After months of what he called an “exploratory phase”, Democratic State Senator Jack Hatch of Des Moines announced today he is running for governor. Hatch made the announcement across from ...

(Radio Iowa) – Iowa’s on the verge of setting a new record for fewest tornadoes in the calendar year. Jeff Johnson, the warning coordination meteorologist at the National Weather Service, says Iowa’s ...

(Radio Iowa) – Iowa State University officials are investigating the theft of cell phones and cash from the locker room used by the visiting Iowa Hawkeyes this past Saturday night. A few minutes after the ...

Mother Forgives Police Officer Who Shot Her Unarmed Son

The mother of a former Florida A&M University football player shot and killed by a police officerwhile apparently looking for help after a crashing his car said that she forgives the officer and wishes him the ...

Navy Yard Survivor Saw Gun Barrel

Before Terry Durham could even see the gunman’s face, she could see the barrel of his rifle aimed straight at her. “He was far enough down the hall, that we couldn’t see his face,” Durham ...