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Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker fueled speculation about his presidential aspirations with a speech in Iowa tonight. Walker spoke of his childhood years in Iowa: “Between July 1st of 1970 and March 15th of 1977 I ...

(Radio Iowa News) – Republican Congressman Tom Latham says the U.S. Senate is making a “good start” on an immigration reform plan, but Latham would like to see changes in the proposal. “I’m very ...

(Radio Iowa News) – Ceremonies in Mississippi this weekend mark the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Vicksburg and a monument to Iowa soldiers who died there will be rededicated. Iowa Governor Terry Branstad ...

(Radio Iowa News) – One of the oldest Boy Scout camps in the Midwest is celebrating its 90th anniversary next month and its leaders are searching for long-ago campers. Todd Eipperle is director of Camp Mitigwa ...

(Radio Iowa News) – Dozens of people who reserved campsites or other facilities at a popular state park in northeast Iowa are making new plans for this holiday weekend. George Wyth State Park in Waterloo/Cedar ...

Iowa’s high land values are having an impact who owns farmland in the state. Iowa State University agricultural economist Mike Duffy is releasing the results from the 2012 Farmland Ownership Survey and says it ...

McDonald’s CEO Responds to 9-Year-Old Girl Who Claims Kids Are Being Tricked

Don Thompson, CEO of McDonald’s Corp., found himself on the grill after a 9-year-old girl accused the fast food giant of trying to “trick kids into eating food that isn’t good for them.” ...

3 Injured After I-5 Bridge Collapse Sends Cars Into Water

Three people were sent to the hospital after a portion of an Interstate 5 highway bridge in Mount Vernon, Wash., collapsed Thursday, dumping two vehicles and a travel trailer into the icy water, authorities said. ...

No ‘Manifesto’ But New Clues to ‘Frustrated’ Boston Suspect: Sources

Just over a month after Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev was killed during a standoff with police, investigators said they have begun to piece together a picture of what he did during a six-month ...

Jodi Arias Jury Foreman: ’18 Days of Testimony Hurt Her’

The man in charge of the jury that convicted Jodi Arias of murder but could not reach agreement on whether her life should be spared described the process as “gut-wrenching” and said he and his fellow ...