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(Radio Iowa) – The coast-to-coast fundraising marathon that passed through Iowa earlier this month is nearing the finish line and more Iowans are joining the effort. Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley says he’ll ...

(Radio Iowa) – The top Democrat in the Iowa legislature has ruled out running for governor in 2014. Senate Democratic Leader Mike Gronstal of Council Bluffs said this morning he thought “long and hard” ...

Dad Dies After Drinking Poison in Assisted Living

George McAfee, a former running back for the Chicago Bears who developed dementia in his twilight years, died an excruciating and humiliating death in 2009 while in the care of an Atlanta assisted-living facility. ...

Doc Pleads Not Guilty in Wife’s Cyanide Death

A University of Pittsburgh medical researcher who allegedly poisoned his neurologist wife by lacing an energy drink with cyanide pleaded not guilty Tuesday to criminal homicide. Dr. Robert Ferrante, 64, was ...

Anthony Weiner Dodges Question About Whether He’s Still Sexting

In an interview unlikely to lay to rest concerns that his online titillations are behind him, Anthony Weiner evaded a question about whether he is still sexting women in an interview with the New York Daily News ...

Bradley Manning Guilty on Most Charges, But Not Aiding Enemy

Bradley Manning, the source of one of WikiLeak’s largest disclosures of U.S. secrets, was found guilty of most of the charges against him today, but not the most serious charge of aiding the enemy. Manning had ...

(Radio Iowa) – High levels of nitrogen and phosphorus reached many of Iowa’s lakes this spring after heavy rains caused significant runoff from farmland. Those chemicals, in combination with the recent ...

(Radio Iowa) – U.S. Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack says the ag industry will suffer if congress fails to enact some sort of immigration reforms. “If you know what I know about the impact of the immigrant workforce ...

(Radio Iowa) – Summertime is one of the hardest times of the year for food banks as donations drop off dramatically. Brian Barks, spokesman for the Food Bank for the Heartland, says they’re launching a new ...

(Radio Iowa)  - A Minnesota Congressman who is playing a key role in enacting a new Farm Bill was in Iowa City over the weekend for a forum on the issue. Collin Peterson met with farmers and advocates for providing ...