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(Radio Iowa) – A series of free seminars are being held across the state to held guide Iowans through the home buying process. Ashley Jared, spokesperson for the Iowa Finance Authority (IFA), says the sessions ...

A long-time Iowa Democratic operative says Tom Vilsack’s decision to remain as U.S. Secretary of Agriculture rather than run for governor in 2014 opens the door for other Democrats who’ve been thinking about the ...

Detroit Class President Shot in Head Surprises Classmates at Graduation

A Detroit high school senior class president who was shot in the head at a birthday party two months ago stunned his friends and classmates this week when he emerged on stage at their graduation. On April 6, Balaal ...

Heather McGill, Wife of Alabama Sen. Shadrack McGill, Warns on Facebook to Keep Off Her Man

An Alabama politician’s wife who took to Facebook to warn women to stay away from her husband said a “righteous anger” pushed her to write a post that has now gone viral. “I know that I can’t bring about ...

Sgt. Robert Bales Says There Is ‘Not a Good Reason’ For Afghan Massacre

An American soldier who plead guilty today to murdering 16 Afghan civilians told a judge today that there is “not a good reason in the world” for the “horrible things” he did. Staff Sgt. ...

Rescuers Search for Victims Trapped in Philadelphia Building Collapse

Fourteen people have been pulled from the rubble after a four-story building in central Philadelphia collapsed this morning. At least 13 people have been transported to hospitals with minor injuries, according to ...

Senator Chuck Grassley’s chief of staff hopes to join Grassley in the U.S. Senate. David Young formally announced his candidacy for the Iowa Republican Party’s 2014 U.S. Senate nomination this weekend. “My ...

(Radio Iowa) – Iowans are being warned about a new crop of scams where the con artists claim to be federal agents. Jim Hegarty, with the Better Business Bureau, says the victims find their computer screens ...

(Radio Iowa) – Many areas of Iowa have had flooding recently, but Iowa State University Extension Entomologist Donald Lewis says it doesn’t mean mosquitoes will be swarming immediately. “It’s not the ...

(Radio Iowa) – New projections show the water will not go over the spillway at the Coralville Dam, but the Army Corps of Engineers is dealing with a flood of people who want to see the high water. The Corps ...