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NFL Stadium Falls Leave 1 Fan Dead, 2 Hurt

NFL opening day excitement this week was marred with the death of one fan heading into the big game in San Francisco and injuries to two others from falls inside the Indianapolis stadium. At the 49ers’ game ...

Obama Unleashes Public Relations Offensive

Before he fires a single missile against Syria, President Obama is first launching a public relations offensive, making a last-minute and, perhaps, last-ditch effort to sell a military strike to members of ...

George Zimmerman in Custody After Gun Incident

George Zimmerman is being held by police after a domestic incident involving a gun, police said today. According to police in Lake Mary, Florida, Zimmerman is being detained by police after a domestic dispute ...

(Radio Iowa) – Democratic Congressman Dave Loebsack is “not convinced at this point” a U.S. missile strike into Syria is “the right thing to do.” “I think we all do agree that it was absolutely ...

(Radio Iowa) – Several pieces of art from the University of Iowa’s collection — including a painting from Grant Wood — will be on display at various facilities around the state after a donation to the ...

(Radio Iowa) – Governor Terry  Branstad is making his first ever trip to India, where he’ll promote Iowa agricultural services such as farm equipment and biosciences. Kemin Industries, John Deere, and other ...

(Radio Iowa) – The man Governor Branstad has asked to “restore predictability and integrity” to the Iowa Department of Public Safety met with reporters this morning, stressing that he’s focused on the ...

(Radio Iowa) – The Governor’s Office of Drug Control Policy (ODCP) has launched a new service called “The Connection” in hopes of spreading information more rapidly about emerging drug problems. ODCP ...

(Radio Iowa) – A convicted sex offender who lists his address as Creston, Iowa, and who had been deported to Mexico recently has been taken into custody near Lincoln, Nebraska. Terry Wagner, the sheriff in ...

In recent years, more than 9,500 Iowans unwittingly paid an annual $60 membership fee to a California-based online company. Now, The Active Network of San Diego has agreed to pay over $237,000 to Iowans who had been ...

Montana Supreme Court Blocks Judge’s Bid to Resentence Teacher in Rape Case

Montana’s Supreme Court blocked a judge today from resentencing a former teacher who was given a 30-day sentence for raping a 14-year-old girl who later committed suicide. The ruling, which was supported by ...

Aaron Hernandez’s Alleged History of Guns, Drugs Key to Trial

When the murder of trial of Aaron Hernandez begins there are likely to be two men portrayed in the courtroom. One: the rising star tight end in the vaunted Patriots organization who caught passes from one of the ...

Search for Missing Michigan Star-Crossed Teens Leaves Families Baffled

The families of two Michigan teenagers who took off together 11 days ago continue to ask why the two youngsters wanted to leave town. Jayden Thomas, 13, of Clare, and Braxton Wood, 14, of Mount Pleasant, have been ...

Obama’s Grassroots Army ‘Missing in Action’ on Syria

As President Obama ramps up efforts to convince the American people of the need for action in Syria, he is doing so without backing from what has been his most valued asset in nearly every other major legislative ...

(Radio Iowa) - Governor Terry Branstad says “stability and predictability” will be restored to the Iowa Department of Public Safety with an immediate change in agency leadership. Brian London became the ...

(Radio Iowa) – The highly publicized public intoxication arrest of a University of Iowa student at Kinnick Stadium last weekend has prompted a release about the dangers of binge drinking from the Iowa ...

(Radio Iowa) – A proposed change in Medicare could mean major cuts in federal funding for about half of Iowa’s hospitals. Seventy Iowa hospitals that are currently classified as a “Critical Access ...

(Radio Iowa) – A survey of business leaders in Iowa and eight other Midwestern states finds Iowa’s economy weakening for the third straight month. Creighton University economist Ernie Goss says the ...

(Radio Iowa) – Big changes are coming to health insurance starting October 1st, when millions of uninsured Americans have to start buying policies under the Affordable Care Act. Jon Bailey, at the Center for ...

(Radio Iowa) – Democratic Congressman Bruce Braley is “leaning against” a congressional resolution authorizing a U.S. missile strike against Syria. “I’ve been getting feedback as I travel around the ...

Katie Beers’ Captor Found Dead

A man convicted of imprisoning a 10-year-old girl for 17 days in a suburban New York dungeon was found dead in his cell, and she expressed sympathy for his family but not for him. John Esposito was found ...

Obama, Putin Smile, Shake Hands

President Obama and Russia’s President Vladimir Putin greeted each other with smiles and a handshake at the G20 summit today and planned to take up a subject that is not on the group’s agenda ...

Parents, Police Search for Teen Couple Believed to Have Runaway Together

Police in Michigan are looking for a young teen couple who had such an intense relationship, according to their families, that they have apparently run away together. Jayden Thomas, 13, of Clare, Mich., and Braxton ...

President Obama Considers Address to Nation on Syria

President Obama is considering a high-profile address to the nation on the need for military intervention in Syria — a speech that could come as early as this week — according to top lawmakers and ...

(Radio Iowa) – Police arrested 14 people inside Kinnick Stadium as the Iowa Hawkeyes opened their football season Saturday. One of those individuals has gained worldwide attention for her Twitter posts. Police ...