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Cops Rescue Kidnapped NYC Man After 32 Days of Alleged Torture

A New York City businessman was rescued this week after being held for more than a month in an abandoned warehouse, where his alleged abductors tortured him for weeks in a plot to extort his family for millions in ...

Oklahoma Tornado: Teacher in Storm-Whipped School Records Moment of Impact

  Cellphone video recorded by an Oklahoma teacher at Briarwood Elementary School shows the exact moment an E-F5 tornado tore through the building as she attempted to calm students’ fears by telling them, ...

(Radio Iowa News) – Federal budget cuts are forcing three flood gauges along three Iowa rivers to be switched off, but officials now say two of the gauges are being rescued.  Jeff Zogg, senior hydrologist at ...

(Radio Iowa News) – The former Indianola city employee who was the subject of a recent state audit is now facing formal charges. A state audit report released on May 16 showed former Indianola City Attorney ...

             (Radio Iowa News) – Some items have been found that belong to the two girls who police say were abducted by a registered sex offender in north-central Iowa. But, 15 year old Kathlynn ...

(Radio Iowa News) – A flurry of votes are likely today in the Iowa House and Senate as a key legislator says there is a “very real possibility” the 2013 legislative session may conclude today. House ...

(Radio Iowa News) – Legislators have hammered out a tentative deal on education reform, one that creates a commission to study teacher evaluation methods and grants new independence for home schoolers. ...

Lawmakers at the statehouse are rushing though a slew of bills to try to wrap up the work of the 2013 legislative session today. A bill that just cleared the Iowa House sets aside money in the state surplus to pay ...

Oklahoma Tornado: 2 Devastated Elementary Schools Had No Safe Rooms

There are reinforced tornado shelters in more than 100 schools across Oklahoma, excluding the two that were devastated by a Tornado earlier this week in Moore, Okla., an emergency-management official said. As ...

Cleveland Kidnapping Victims Grateful for Support, Privacy in Letter

The three Cleveland women rescued from the kidnappings that kept them in captivity for over a decade say they are “happy and safe” as they continue to recover from the harrowing ordeal. The attorneys for ...