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Iowa Offer on Motor Home Taxes is Ending

(Courtesy ABC 5/WOI-TV) – DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say they’ve collected more than $100,000 after cracking down on people who have been dodging Iowa taxes on motor homes. A law passed ...

University of Iowa Says TA Regrets “Inappropriate” Email

(Courtesy of ABC 5/WOI-TV) – IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The University of Iowa says that a teaching assistant for a math class sent an email with files depicting inappropriate sexual content to her students ...

JonBenet Ramsey Judge Orders Grand Jury Documents Released

(ABC News) – ABC News’ Clayton Sandell and Carol McKinley report: A Colorado judge today ordered the partial release of grand jury documents related to the 1996 unsolved slaying of 6-year-old beauty queen ...

YouTube Drunk Driving Confessor Sentenced to 6.5 Years

(ABC News) – Despite an emotional plea today from the victim’s daughter’s for the maximum punishment, an Ohio judge sentenced a man who confessed on YouTube to killing a man in a drunk driving ...

Calif. Sheriff’s Deputies Shoot, Kill 13-Year-Old

(ABC News) – Northern California sheriff’s deputies have shot and killed a 13-year-old boy after repeatedly telling him to drop what turned out to be a replica assault rifle, sheriff’s officials ...

Teen Accused of Stabbing Teacher, ‘Kept to Himself’

Philip Chism, the Massachusetts teenager who allegedly stabbed his teacher to death, was just starting to make friends at Danvers High School. After a recent move with his family from Tennessee, Chism, 14, joined ...

Florida Escape Investigators Have ‘Pinpointed’ Additional Suspects

(ABC News) – Officials investigating how two convicted murderers used forged documents to walk out of a Florida prison have “pinpointed suspects” who aided in the escapes and said that additional ...

Florida Congressman Compares Tea Party to Ku Klux Klan

(ABC News) – What’s the ‘T’ in tea party stand for? For Rep. Alan Grayson, D-Fla., it represents a Ku Klux Klan’s burning cross. Grayson’s 2014 re-election campaign sent out fundraising email today ...

Gavin McInnes: ‘Feminism has Made Women Less Happy’

(ABC News) – Blogger and publisher Gavin McInnes lashed out at a University of Miami law professor on a HuffPost Live discussion about the meaning of masculinity, saying “people would be happier if women ...

Nevada School Shooter’s Parents May Face Charges if Gun Came From Home

(ABC News) – The parents of a seventh grade student who killed a teacher and wounded two students before taking his own life could face charges if police determine the boy got the semi-automatic gun from ...