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Suspect in Custody at Ga. School; Reports of Shots

A suspect was in custody after reports of gunfire at an Atlanta-area elementary school Tuesday, the school chief said, with television footage showing young students running out the school being escorted by teachers ...

(Radio Iowa) – Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar became the first of a likely parade of potential 2016 Democratic presidential candidates to visit Iowa, but she downplayed the speculation during her speech ...

(Radio Iowa) – The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission this week approved a $20,000 fine for a violation at the Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino in Altoona. Commission administrator, Brian Ohorilko, explains ...

(Radio Iowa) – An Iowa student won first place in her age division at this summer’s National Braille Challenge. Fourteen-year-old Lauren Thomson of Adel was one of over a thousand students who participated ...

(Radio Iowa) – Many of us spend long hours staring at computer screens, tablets, TVs and our tiny telephones. It can lead to vision problems, headaches and worse. Iowa optometrist Dr. Beth Triebel calls it ...

(Radio Iowa) – Iowa Agriculture Secretary, Bill Northey, is looking for farmers to participate in water quality programs. One program provides funding to help share the cost of nutrient reduction practices. ...

(Radio Iowa) – After four months of either dropping or holding steady, the state unemployment rate inched up slightly in July to 4.8-percent. Iowa Workforce Development spokesperson, Kerry Koonce, says the ...

(Radio Iowa) – Registration for the second “Governor’s Bullying Preventing Summit” opens next Monday, August 26. Governor Terry Branstad says bullying is a “pervasive problem” and he’s encouraging ...

(Radio Iowa) – A state senator who represents Toledo is asking for the legislature’s Government Oversight Committee to investigate the Toledo home for female delinquents where some teens were kept in ...

Oscar Pistorius Tears Up Before He’s Formally Charged With Murder

Olympian Oscar Pistorius wiped away tears today shortly before a South African court formally indicted him on charges of murder and illegal possession of ammunition in the shooting death of girlfriend Reeva ...