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George Zimmerman Emerged From Hiding for Truck Crash Rescue

George Zimmerman, who has been in hiding since he was acquitted of murder in the death of Trayvon Martin, emerged to help rescue a family who was trapped in an overturned vehicle, police said today. Zimmerman was ...

Alleged Ohio Serial Killer’s Bond Set at $6 Million, One Victim Identified

An alleged serial killer in East Cleveland, Ohio, was ordered held on $6 million bond today as authorities identified one of three women he is accused of killing dumping in plastic bags. Authorities also asked for ...

‘Whitey’ Bulger Trial Hears Apology to Brother of Murdered Woman

A man who confessed to helping strangle his girlfriend apologized to her brother in court today, triggering the latest foul mouthed eruption at the trial of accused Boston mob boss James “Whitey” ...

(Radio Iowa) – The project to restore a historic southeast Iowa building is less than half a million dollars within its fundraising goal. The three-story Union Block Building in Mount Pleasant was built ...

(Radio Iowa) – Boaters and others who use Iowa’s waterways have had to take a little more time this summer to clean their equipment once the fun on the water is done. A new state law designed to help prevent ...

(Radio Iowa) – Two men from Arizona are behind bars in Des Moines after what is believed to be the largest heroin bust in the city’s history. Des Moines Police Sergeant Jason Halifax says narcotics officers ...

(Radio Iowa) – On the heels of a study released Monday that found the U.S. military does a poor job of investigating sexual assault cases, Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley is unveiling legislation today that would ...

(Radio Iowa) – The emerald ash borer has been found in another Iowa county. State Ag Department entomologist, Robin Pruisner, confirmed the find today during a conference call with reporters. “A concerned ...

(Radio Iowa) – Governor Branstad arrived back in Iowa early this morning after a 10-day “trade mission” to Europe. Iowa Economic Development Authority Director Debi Durham joined the governor on the trip ...

Edward Snowden Makes No-Leak Promise in Asylum Bid: Lawyer

Fugitive NSA leaker Edward Snowden today applied for asylum in Russia and, as a condition, agreed to stop harming the U.S., according to a Russian lawyer who is advising him, but that doesn’t necessarily mean ...

Jodi Arias Attorneys Told To Prepare for September Sentencing

The murder trial of Jodi Arias will stretch on until at least September, when Arias will get another chance to convince a jury not to sentence her to death, a judge ruled today. Arias was found guilty in ...

Zimmerman Protests Heat Up Days After Verdict

Demonstrations against George Zimmerman’s not guilty verdict turned violent in several cities Monday night, prompting police to warn against any further outbreaks as they brace for more demonstrations this ...

(Radio Iowa) – Democratic Senator Tom Harkin is laughing off an assertion White House spokesman Jay Carney made Wednesday about critics of the Obama Administration’s decision to delay the requirement that ...

(Radio Iowa) – Republicans in the U.S. House have passed their own, scaled back version of the Farm Bill today, without any of the nutrition programs that have been included in the legislation for 30 years. ...

(Radio Iowa) – Saturday marks one year since cousins Elizabeth Collins and Lyric Cook-Morrissey vanished while riding their bicycles in the northeast Iowa town of Evansdale. Twelve months later, the case ...

(Radio Iowa) – The head of the Des Moines Water Works has issued what he calls a “very unusual” request for voluntary water conservation. Des Moines residents are being asked to cut back on watering lawns ...

(Radio Iowa) – A University of Iowa law professor is among those wondering why the Iowa Supreme Court agreed to rehear the case of a fired dental hygienist who was let go because she was “too attractive” ...

(Radio Iowa) – Authorities have identified the remains of a man found in a roadside ditch, about five miles south of Fort Dodge, late Wednesday afternoon. The Iowa State Medical Examiner’s Office has ...

‘Whitey’ Bulger Jury Hears From Alleged Victims

On the last morning of her husband’s life, Patricia Donahue kissed him goodbye and they made plans for him to take their 8-year-old son Tommy fishing over Mother’s Day weekend. It was May 11, 1982 and ...

Miss. Police Find $360K in Secret Car Compartment

A Mississippi officer found over $360,000 in cash hidden in a car’s secret compartment during a routine traffic stop, police said. “On Tuesday, July 9, an officer pulled over a driver for a routine traffic ...

Murder Charge to Be Filed in Death of Calif. Boy

The 16-year-old half-brother of an 11-year-old boy found dead earlier this week in Southern California will be charged with one count of murder, prosecutors said Friday. The suspect was expected to make a first ...

George Zimmerman’s Fate Rests With Six Women

The fate of George Zimmerman now rests in the hands of six women, five of them mothers. They range in age from their early 30s to women in their 60s. Four of the women either have experience with guns or relatives ...

(Radio Iowa) – A major producer in central Iowa expects to set a record again this year when it comes to picking sweet corn. Ron Deardorff grows 200 acres of sweet corn near Adel, and says when he begins ...

(Radio Iowa) – Republican Congressman Tom Latham says there is likely to be an effort this week to resurrect the Farm Bill. “I’m optimistic,” Latham said during an interview with Radio Iowa. “We’re ...

(Radio Iowa) – The parents of Kathlynn Shepard are joining with a nonprofit group to push for tougher penalties in Iowa for sex offenders who target children. Kathlynn Shepard, a 15-year-old from Dayton, was ...