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(My ABC 5/WOI-TV) – DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Google will pay Iowa more than $275,000 as part of a $17 million national settlement over claims that the search engine giant violated consumer privacy. The ...

(My ABC 5/WOI-TV) – MONDAMIN, Iowa (AP) — Authorities are seeking the public’s help in identifying the body of a man found in western Iowa. The state Division of Criminal Investigation says a ...

81 Midwest Tornadoes Highly Unusual for November

(ABC News) – After one of the quietest U.S. tornado seasons in 40 years, Sunday was nature’s comeback, with a total of 81 tornado reports in Illinois, Kentucky, Missouri, Indiana and Ohio. ...

Walmart Store Accepts Thanksgiving Donations for Its Workers

(ABC News) - Walmart is defending a holiday food drive for needy store associates at one of its Ohio stores, saying the workers are voluntarily helping colleagues who are experiencing “unforeseen ...

Feathered Menace: Wild Turkeys Threatening Suburbia

(ABC News) – They chase and frighten people, block roads and cause motorcyclists and bicyclists to crash–sometimes fatally. Then, adding insult to injury, they poop on your lawn. They are ...

George Zimmerman Charged With Aggravated Assault

(ABC News) – George Zimmerman, who was acquitted this summer of murdering teenager Trayvon Martin, has been arrested in Florida and charged with aggravated assault, battery and criminal mischief. Police ...

(Radio Iowa) – The Iowa Cattlemen’s Association has launched an effort to help cattle ranchers in South Dakota who are trying to recover from a natural disaster. The untimely blizzard that hit western South ...

(Radio Iowa) – A documentary opens this week about the life of an actress who grew up in Marshalltown and was targeted by the FBI for her activism and support of the Black Panther Party. “Movie Star: The ...

Ryan Ferguson Freed From Prison

(ABC News) – After nearly 10 years in prison for a murder conviction that was thrown out last week, 29-year-old Ryan Ferguson walked out of a Missouri prison last night and, after a news conference, sat down ...

Toronto Mayor Admits He Has Bought Illegal Drugs

(ABC News) - Toronto Mayor Rob Ford admitted during a heated City Council debate Wednesday that he had bought illegal drugs in the past two years, but he firmly refused to step down even after nearly every ...