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(ABC 5/WOI-TV) – IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — An appeals court is set to hear arguments involving the death penalty retrial of Angela Johnson, the Iowa woman convicted of five drug-related slayings in 1993. ...

(ABC 5/WOI-TV) – DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — Hormel Foods has chosen its Dubuque plant for the first phase of a major expansion project. Hormel will add a new line for bacon toppings at its Progressive ...

Confessions of a Real-Life Bank of America Junior Banker

(ABC News) – So how bad is it really for interns and junior bankers at investment banks that are putting limits on work hours? While working until 2 a.m. and on weekends isn’t unusual, many junior ...

Teacher Hailed for Persuading School Shooting Suspect to Drop Gun

(ABC News) – A New Mexico middle school teacher has been credited with saving many lives when he persuaded a 12-year-old boy into dropping his shotgun after he had wounded two students, according to ...

(Radio Iowa)  -The Iowa Department of Public Health has confirmed the death of a child from the flu. Department medical director, Patricia Quinlisk, says the child did not appear to have any other medical problems ...

(Radio Iowa) – Large portions of Iowa are under two weather advisories through late this afternoon. A Wind Advisory covers the southern and western sections of the state while a Winter Weather Advisory is ...

(Radio Iowa) – Iowans who heat their homes with liquid propane and producers who depend on it to warm their livestock facilities will be paying more for the fuel in the coming weeks. State Agriculture ...

(Radio Iowa) – The Iowa Board of Education has  authorized a  task force to study  how to beef up standards in the state’s teacher preparation  programs. The department’s Lawrence Bice says they’re ...

Judge Sets New Trial Date for Jodi Arias

(ABC News) – A judge has set a March 17 trial date to decide whether Jodi Arias should be sentenced to life in prison or the death penalty. The 33-year-old Arias was convicted of murder last year, but the jury ...

Feds Investigating Christie’s Use of Sandy Relief Funds

(ABC News) – New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, viewed by many as a hero of Superstorm Sandy, is now facing a federal investigation into his use of millions in money his administration received as part of a ...