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One Dead, Several Injured in Houston School Stabbing

A school cafeteria fight turned deadly this morning at a high school in Houston where one student was stabbed to death and three others were injured, police said today. Three persons of interest are in custody, ...

Syrian Rebels Want U.S. to Hit Hard, or Not at All

As the U.S. Congress prepares to debate military action against the Syrian regime, rebel commanders and fighters on the ground say that it would take a decisive strike to aid them in their fight. Salim Idris, the ...

Six in 10 Oppose U.S.-Only Strike on Syria

Nearly six in 10 Americans in a new ABC News/Washington Post poll oppose unilateral U.S. missile strikes against Syria, and even more oppose arming the Syrian rebels – a complication for Barack Obama and ...

Diana Nyad Said She Battled ‘Hell on Earth’ Conditions to Achieve Swim Dream

Diana Nyad said she battled “hell on earth” conditions while swimming Saturday night from Cuba to Florida before finally realizing her 30-year dream of completing the record-breaking swim. “I ...

Boehner, Pelosi Back Obama’s Call for Action Against Syria

House Speaker John Boehner this morning offered his support for President Obama’s request that Congress authorize a military strike against Syria and urged his colleagues to do the same. “This is something that ...

(Radio Iowa) – Governor Terry Branstad says if the Iowa Communications Network is to be sold, the bids must be about 18 times greater than the bids that were submitted recently. Branstad has rejected two bids ...

(Radio Iowa) – Experts say supplies of heating fuels in Iowa will be able to meet the demand this fall and winter. “Supplies seem to be ample,” says Harold Hommes, director of the Iowa Department of ...

(Radio Iowa) – Iowa had — then lost — its claim to a world’s record a few years ago, but there will soon be an attempt to win back the title for most people perfoming the “stop, drop and roll” fire ...

(Radio Iowa) – Iowa businesses will save next year on the amount of money they have to pay in for unemployment benefits. Iowa Workforce Development spokesperson, Kerry Koonce, says they set the rate based on a ...

(Radio Iowa) – Based on what he’s hearing in town meetings over the past week, Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley says Iowans are 100-percent opposed to the U.S. launching a military attack against Syria. Grassley, ...