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Lottery Fever Fatigue: Powerball Soars to $425 Million

If it seems as though lottery fever has become a near-constant ailment, that’s because it has. Tonight’s Powerball jackpot, worth a cool $425 million, is just the latest in a string of history-making ...

California Missing Kids’ Dad Begs Suspect to ‘Let My Daughter Go’

While authorities in San Diego wait on DNA test results to determine if remains found in a scorched California home belong to one of two children for which an Amber Alert was issued, the childrens’ father ...

(Radio Iowa) – Not far from Iowa City, Johnson County officials are trying to preserve a 19th century farm that was once a home for the poor and mentally ill by placing it on the National Register of Historic ...

          (Radio Iowa) – Modern wind turbines are now a common site across the Iowa countryside, while old fashioned windmills are rusting away on abandoned farmsteads. But, a central Iowa man is working ...

(Radio Iowa) – Iowans who love the taste of farm-fresh sweet corn, tomatoes and other just-picked veggies already know where to go — as this is Iowa Farmers Market Week. Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill ...

(Radio Iowa) – Congress left Washington for its August recess Friday without passing a new farm bill and the current farm bill extension will expire just weeks after lawmakers are scheduled to return. While ...

(Radio Iowa) – Governor Terry Branstad is regrouping and hopes to come up with a new alternative that would prevent Iowa school districts from starting early in mid-August. “It is an important issue to a lot ...

(Radio Iowa) – State Auditor Mary Mosiman gives the state budget plan the governor and legislators agreed upon high marks overall, but she is raising a few concerns. Mosiman, a Republican, says about $129 ...

Defense: Ga. Woman Crushed by Husband’s Death

Andrea Sneiderman was a happily married mother devastated by her husband’s killing, not the woman prosecutors described as engaged in a “forbidden romance” with the boss who fatally shot her spouse ...

Google Co-Founder: The Man Behind the $300K Test-Tube Burger

If you are going to spend thousands of dollars on a burger made not out of meat but of bovine stem cells, you’ve got to have a huge passion for science and innovation. You’ve also got to have a lot of ...