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Train Derails in Maryland Causing Explosion, Buildings Collapse

A freight train derailed in an industrial area of Maryland causing an explosion and the collapse of several surrounding buildings. The CSX train derailed in the White Marsh area at around 2 p.m., according to ...

Hillary Clinton sits at the top of the pack in a new poll of Iowa voters, but her closest competition is firebrand Republican Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky, a new poll found. Clinton would beat rising-star Sen. Marco ...

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. ...