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(Courtesy KCCI, Des Moines) – GRINNELL, Iowa —About 40 students and a teacher were taken to a hospital in Grinnell Thursday morning.Superintendent Todd Abrahamson said the group from Grinnell-Newburg High ...

(Radio Iowa) – Democratic Senator Tom Harkin is celebrating the 11th-hour bipartisan agreement that will give the U.S. government renewed borrowing authority and fully open the federal government. “This ...

(Radio Iowa) – Republicans Chuck Grassley and Steve King were the only two members of Iowa’s congressional delegation to vote against the deal that has ended the federal government shutdown and extended the ...

(Radio Iowa) – Copper is used for wiring because of its ability to conduct electricity, but in recent months the value of the metal has created a magnetic appeal to thieves. The electric companies and coops ...

(Radio Iowa) – If you have a flight today out of the Des Moines International Airport, expect to see plenty of red, white and blue flags amidst camouflage uniforms, hugs and flowing tears. About 40 members of ...

(Radio Iowa) – A website that ranks America’s communities for their “livability” has five Iowa cities on its top 100 list. Livability.com looked at categories like amenities, economy, education, health ...

(Radio Iowa) – The nation’s leading motor home maker reports stronger-than-expected quarterly profits as its backlog grows due to rebounding demand. Forest City-based Winnebago Industries reports revenues in ...

(Radio Iowa) – Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair was featured in a panel discussion at World Food Prize festivities in Des Moines this morning. Blair was here to tout his foundation which works to ...

As Shutdown Lifts, Capitol Hill’s Ohio Clock Ticks Again

(ABC News) – Remember that clock in the U.S. Capitol that shut down during the shutdown? Well, today, the Ohio Clock came back to life, ticking again for the first time in at least a week. Its hands were ...

Utah Doc on Trial for Killing Wife May Be ‘Total Jerk’ But Jury Told: ‘Set Aside Your Emotion’

(ABC News) – The murder trial of a once-prominent Utah doctor began today with prosecutors painting him as a manipulative adulterer who fatally drugged his former beauty queen wife so he could pursue a ...