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(Radio Iowa) – The Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division (ABD) found 93-percent of retailers who sold tobacco refused to sell to an underage customer during checks by the division in the last fiscal year. Meghan ...

(Radio Iowa) – Governor Terry Branstad has issued a second warning to the state troopers on his security detail who drive his vehicle.”If they value their jobs, they’re going to abide by the law,” ...

(Radio Iowa) – The cost of going to an Iowa community college went up slightly in the last year. Kent Farver is the bureau director for community colleges with the Iowa Department of Education. “With the 15 ...

(Radio Iowa) – An Iowa business group is working with the state’s community colleges to boost programs that develop work skills, like welding, that are in short supply.There are manufacturing jobs available ...

(Radio Iowa) – Governor Terry Branstad suggests federal officials are afraid the State of Iowa’s version of Medicaid expansion will work and that’s one of the reasons the state’s request for waivers to ...

Purported Photos of the iPad 5 Leak Before Apple’s Unveil

The iPhone and iOS 7 craze might be behind us, only to be replaced by new iPad madness. Numerous purported photos of Apple’s thinner and lighter tablet have leaked in the past month, signaling that the ...

Amanda Knox’s Third Trial Starts With Plea for ‘Dignity of Truth’

Amanda Knox’s third murder trial began in an Italian courtroom today with a written appeal from the sister of Meredith Kercher, Knox’s former roommate who was slain in 2007, saying that Kercher ...

Empty Runaway Train Crash Makes Chicago Authorities Suspicious

An empty train rolled down a Chicago el track and slammed into a commuter train that was loading passengers this morning, injuring dozens and bringing the rush hour to a halt. Officials investigating how the train ...

Obamacare Standoff Recalls Pain of 1995 Shutdown

Whether a looming government shutdown lasted hours or months, there could be pain ahead for thousands of federal workers and Americans who will be affected by parts of the federal government’s shuttering its ...

(Radio Iowa) -Republican Congressman Steve King is publicly signaling his support of the embattled leadership of the Iowa GOP.  Local party organizations in Appanoose and Polk Counties have passed resolutions that ...