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(Radio Iowa) – U.S. Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack said today farmers should not accept another one-year extension of the Farm Bill. Congress was unable to pass a new Farm Bill last year and the legislation’s ...

(Radio Iowa) – Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley is introducing legislation designed to stop pharmaceutical companies from blocking cheaper, generic forms of popular prescription drugs from reaching the market. ...

(Radio Iowa) – Rain fell in parts of Iowa this weekend providing some much needed moisture to Iowa corn and soybean fields, but the showers were isolated, for soil that has been drying back out. Iowa State ...

(Radio Iowa) – Iowa students who will be starting seventh grade next month have to be vaccinated for whooping cough, or pertussis. Dr. Patty Quinlisk, the state’s chief epidemiologist, says it’s a new ...

(Radio Iowa) – The USDA is enrolling another 1.7 million acres in the Conservation Reserve Program, including just over 47,000 acres in Iowa. U.S. Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack says about 12-million acres has been ...

(Radio Iowa) – A climatologist with Iowa State University Extension says regional weather patterns have entered an erratic period, but farmers can reap high rewards if they play the markets right. ...

Amanda Bynes Detained for Mental Evaluation

After being involved in a disturbance last night in Thousand Oaks, Calif., Amanda Bynes is being detained for a mental health evaluation, a Ventura County Sheriff’s Office spokesman has confirmed to ABC ...

Jury Deliberates Fate of Woman Accused of Killing Fiancé With Antifreeze

A jury might decide the fate later today of an Ohio woman on trial for allegedly killing her fiancé by poisoning his iced tea with antifreeze in 2006. Holly McFeeture, 35, of Cleveland, Ohio, is accused of slowly ...

‘Whitey’ Bulger Witness Delivered Stepdaughter to Be Murdered

The jury in the murder trial of James “Whitey” Bulger listened today to some of the grisliest testimony yet as a witness described how he took his stepdaughter shopping before delivering her to Bulger ...

Prince William and Kate Middleton Leave Hospital With Baby Boy

The world has gotten its much-anticipated first glimpse of Prince William and Kate Middleton’s new royal baby boy. In line with royal tradition, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge stepped out of the doors of ...