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(Radio Iowa) – The Iowa Court of Appeals has waded into the question of how a leap year impacts legal filing deadlines. Martha Lane filed a lawsuit against the Spencer Municipal Hospital on February 29th of ...

(Radio Iowa) – A man who has led the opposition to same-sex marriage in Iowa sees “good news” in today’s U.S. Supreme Court rulings. Bob Vander Plaats says the court ruled the federal government must ...

(Radio Iowa) – Heavy rain in the past several days is pushing many waterways out of their banks in northeast Iowa. Many communities are seeing flooding and Independence is the latest city at risk. Rick ...

(Radio Iowa) – A spokesperson for Iowa’s prison system insists a break in at the construction site of the new Iowa State Penitentiary in Fort Madison will not jeopardize security at the new facility. The ...

(Radio Iowa) – An Iowa native who flew to Iowa today with his gay partner plans to marry here this afternoon. Todd Ruopp — a native of Marshalltown who now lives in Orlando, Florida — landed in Des Moines ...

Paula Deen Sobs Over ‘Horrible Lies’

After Paula Deen admitted that she once used a racial slur, the celebrity chef was dropped by the Food Network and lost a major endorsement deal, costing her millions. Today, she made a TV appearance to tell her ...

Supreme Court Bolsters Gay Marriage Advocates in DOMA, Prop 8 Rulings

The Supreme Court handed down two rulings today bolstering same-sex marriage by ruling part of the Defense of Marriage Act unconstitutional and allowing a lower court ruling to stand that struck down ...

Zimmerman Neighbor Heard a Boy’s ‘Plea for Someone to Save Them’

A witness in the second-degree murder trial of George Zimmerman took the stand today to say she could hear a “boy’s voice” yelling for help the night the former neighborhood watch captain killed ...

Patriots Player Hernandez Charged With Murder

Police have charged Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez with murder and weapons counts in connection with the slaying of a semi-pro football player whose body was found in an industrial park about a mile from ...

(Radio Iowa) – The Iowa Supreme Court says the Cedar Rapids School District was negligent in its supervision of a student with a mental disability who was sexually assaulted in 2007. The case involved a ...