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(Radio Iowa) – Two men riding jet skis had to be rescued from the Cedar River in Cedar Rapids last night. The incident happened shortly after seven o’clock Wednesday night, near the Ellis Boat Harbor which ...

(Radio Iowa) – Iowa home sales and prices rose again in the month of May. Don Marple is president of the Iowa Association of Realtors, which released its latest housing trends report Wednesday at a board of ...

(Radio Iowa) – A construction equipment giant has formed a partnership with the Eastern Iowa Community Colleges, aiming to inspire young people to pursue careers in science and engineering. Caterpillar has ...

Hundreds gathered in a north central Iowa school early this afternoon for the funeral of Kathlynn Shephard, the 15-year-old who was kidnapped in May after she got off a school bus in Dayton. Her body was found in ...

(Radio Iowa) – Dakota Dunes-based Beef Products Incorporated won a victory in court Wednesday when a federal judge moved the company’s defamation lawsuit against ABC News back to state court. BPI sued the ...

1 Dead, 73 Hurt in La. Plant Explosion

A ground-rattling explosion at a chemical plant in Louisiana ignited a blaze that killed at least one person and injured dozens of others. Louisiana’s health department says 73 people were treated at hospitals ...

Massive Storm System Surges Toward Mid-Atlantic

A massive storm system originally forecast to affect one in five Americans from Iowa to Maryland surged Thursday toward the Mid-Atlantic after largely failing to live up to its billing in ferocity through the Upper ...

Supreme Court Strikes Down BRCA Gene Patent

The Supreme Court ruled today that isolated human genes cannot be patented, a partial defeat for Myriad Genetics, a company that had been awarded patents on the so-called BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes in the 1990s. But the ...

George Zimmerman Judge Orders Jury to Be Sequestered During Trial

The Florida judge presiding over George Zimmerman’s murder trial reversed herself today and announced that the jurors will be sequestered for the trial. “The parties have, both sides have, stipulated ...

(Radio Iowa) – Iowa Republican governor and legislators from both parties will gather later today to witness the signing of legislation that cuts taxes for property owners and income taxpayers. The bill ...