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(Radio Iowa News) – Key legislators suggest private deal-making sessions at the statehouse today are producing results. House Speaker Kraig Paulsen, a Republican from Hiawatha, has been meeting with top ...

Oklahoma Tornado Deaths Revised Down to 24, Including 9 Children

First responders are in a race against time in the search for any survivors of a devastating tornado that ripped through Moore, Okla., while the medical examiner’s office has revised the death toll from 51 to ...

Terrified Children Asked Oklahoma Teacher, ‘Is This Really Happening?’

As the terrified tornado-whipped students of Briarwood Elementary School in Moore, Okla., cowered on their hands and knees with backpacks over their heads, tearfully pleading for their parents, they asked their ...

Jodi Arias Shows Art and Photos in Final Plea to Jury for Her Life

In her final words to jurors today before they decide her punishment for murder, Jodi Arias clicked through a photo slideshow, quoted Dickens and used props as she begged them to spare her life for her ...

Lawmakers Traveling to Russia to Investigate Boston Bombing

MOSCOW – A delegation of American lawmakers will travel to Russia next week in part to investigate last month’s Boston Marathon bombings, ABC News has learned. The group, led by Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, R-Calif., ...

(Radio Iowa News) – An Iowa farmer and a country music artist have teamed up to raise money for the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Blank Children’s Hospital in Des Moines. Dick Barkema and Tom Wurth’s ...

(Radio Iowa News) – Iowa State University’s Extension entomologists are asking you to be careful about harming honeybees as you get out an about in the warm weather and tend to your plants. Entomologist, ...

(Radio Iowa News) – A ticket purchased in Florida won this weekend’s record Powerball jackpot, but 77,640 tickets sold in Iowa won other prizes. The final jackpot amount was $590.5 million annuity. The ...

(Radio Iowa News) – At least 19 tornadoes hit three states Sunday — Oklahoma, Kansas and Iowa. Officials say the three likely twisters that touched down in the Hawkeye State struck near Earlham and Huxley in ...

(Radio Iowa News) – Key legislators say there could be a breakthrough in negotiations over exactly how the state may ensure more low-income working Iowans get health care coverage. Representative Dave Heaton, ...