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University of Oklahoma Says Reports of Shots Fired Were False

(ABC News) – Reports of a shooting and a gunman on the campus of the University of Oklahoma today were false, the school’s president said this afternoon. The school was placed on lockdown around 12:30 ...

(Radio Iowa) – With last week’s extremely cold weather, more than 300 blood drives across the region were canceled and the American Red Cross missed out on collecting some nine-thousand units of blood. April ...

(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 ...