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(Radio Iowa) – Opinions are mixed on whether charges should be filed against the man who leaked top-secret documents about the U.S. government’s anti-terrorism program, which included spying on millions of ...

(Radio Iowa) – An update from the U.S. Department of Agriculture shows 94-percent of Iowa’s corn crop is planted, while about three-quarters of the intended soybean acreage is in the ground. Iowa Agriculture ...

(Radio Iowa) – Republican State Auditor Mary Mosiman has been on the job for exactly one month and one day. “I am very honored to be serving in this capacity and I would like to continue to serve in this ...

Woman ‘Intoxicated by Fear’ Fakes Her Own Kidnapping

A woman faked her own kidnapping because she was “intoxicated by fear” of getting caught driving under the influence, police told ABC News. The Beverly Police Department in Massachusetts charged Maria Brayfield, ...

Warm Weather Stirs Up Amoeba Warning

Florida health officials are urging swimmers to steer clear of stagnant water, which could be home to millions of microscopic killers. Naegleria fowleri, an amoeba invisible to the naked eye, loves to lurk in ...

NSA: ‘Over 50′ Terror Plots Foiled by Data Dragnets

The director of the National Security Administration today told Congress that more than 50 potential terrorist attacks have been thwarted by two controversial programs tracking more than a billion phone calls and ...

Amanda Knox Court Cites Abandoned Theory of Sex Game Gone Wrong

The Italian Supreme Court handling Amanda Knox’s murder case released its reasoning today and cited prosecutors’ early theory that her roommate Meredith Kercher died in an “erotic game” that ...

(Radio Iowa) – The Iowa Supreme Court has suspended the licenses of two attorneys from Keota who were found to be overcharging a client.  Attorney Donald Laing was appointed the conservator for Vietnam ...

(Radio Iowa) – The Iowa Democratic Party has an “interim” leader. Tyler Olson, a state representative from Cedar Rapids, was elected party chair last December but he resigned this week, as he’s ...

(Radio Iowa) – The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is celebrating the 20-year anniversary of the first peregrine falcons to nest in the state. Pat Schlarbaum says the started reintroducing the birds that ...