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YouTube Drunk Driving Confessor Pleads Not Guilty Plea

An Ohio judge was visibly angry when the man who posted an emotional video confession online, admitting to killing a man in a June drunk driving accident, blindsided the court by pleading not guilty. ...

Obama Marks 9/11 With Nod to Benghazi, Syria Crisis

From the White House to Capitol Hill to the Pentagon — and at countless ceremonies around the country — Wednesday brought a solemn step back from the frenetic campaign for U.S. military action in Syria ...

(Radio Iowa) – Four Republican candidates for Iowa’s U.S. Senate seat agree: the U.S. should not send military strikes into Syria. The four spoke tonight at the Polk County Republican Party’s annual summer ...

(Radio Iowa) – Many Iowans have allergies or hearing problems but farmers may be more susceptible to both. Dr. Dwight Jones, an ear, nose and throat specialist in Omaha/Council Bluffs, says some of the most ...

(Radio Iowa) – After a slight cool-off over the weekend, triple-digit temperatures are back in today’s forecast for a wide section of Iowa. Miles Schumacher, a meteorologist at the National Weather Service, ...

(Radio Iowa) – Governor Terry Branstad – in the midst of a trade trip to Japan — today announced Iowa will host next year’s Midwest U.S./Japan Annual Meeting. Branstad spoke with reporters by phone from ...

(Radio Iowa) – The Iowa Utilities Board is reminding Iowans that financial support is available for some who may have trouble affording telephone service. Utilities Board chair Elizabeth Jacobs says its a ...

(Radio Iowa) – The man who served as the state’s public safety commissioner for the past 11 months tells The Cedar Rapids Gazette that working for the State of Iowa has “destroyed” his reputation. ...

Ohio Man Who Confessed ‘I Killed a Man’ in YouTube Video Indicted

An Ohio grand jury has indicted Matthew Cordle, the 22-year-old man who confessed in a YouTube video to causing a Navy vet’s death while drunk driving. Matthew Cordle was indicted today for one count of ...

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 ...