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(Radio Iowa) – The first advertising of the 2014 campaign season has hit the airwaves. The campaign team for Democrat Jack Hatch, a likely candidate for governor, altered the lyrics of the theme song from the ...

(Radio Iowa) – Governor Terry Branstad will meet with members of a group who first raised the alarm about the use of long-term isoloation for teenage girls in the Iowa Juvenile Home in Toledo. “We take the ...

(Radio Iowa) – Real estate tycoon and television personality Donald Trump warns Republicans will lose the presidency again in 2016 unless the GOP chooses the “perfect” candidate. Trump was the closing ...

(Radio Iowa) – Republican Congressman Steve King on said Saturday he hadn’t anticipated his upcoming trip to South Carolina might spur some to suggest he’s considering a run for president. “I hadn’t ...

Father in Adoption Dispute Refuses Extradition

The father of a Cherokee Indian girl at the center of an adoption dispute turned himself in to authorities on Monday but refused extradition to South Carolina. Dusten Brown turned himself in about 10 a.m. Monday in ...

Kidnapped Hannah Anderson Had ‘Fear in Her Eyes,’ Witness Says

A group of horseback riders who spotted Hannah Anderson and her kidnapper, James Lee DiMaggio on hiking trails in Idaho, said today that Anderson had “a lot of fear in her eyes” that led them to report ...

Sinkhole Swallows Section of Florida Resort

Visitors staying at a resort near Walt Disney World were rushed to safety overnight after a nearly 50-foot wide sinkhole swallowed part of the building in which they were staying. No one was injured. Around 20 ...

‘Whitey’ Bulger Guilty of 11 Murders

Boston mobster James “Whitey” Bulger was convicted today of 11 murders today during a criminal reign that lasted decades. Bulger, 83, was charged with a string of crimes that included 19 murders.

(Radio Iowa) – The latest crop report from the U.S.D.A. shows things are turning back to the dry side in the farm fields. The report says some areas received rain but most of Iowa saw below average rainfall ...

(Radio Iowa) – The state’s chief executive says union work rules are to blame for some of the problems uncovered at the state home for troubled juveniles, a charge the head of a union that represents state ...