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New Record: Driving Across the US in Less Than 29 Hours

(ABC News) – Three men, a souped-up Mercedes, 2,813 miles of American roadway, a bedpan, and a dream. Ed Bolian, and his team, obliterated a cross-country driving record this month, racing from New York to LA ...

Drug Tunnel From Tijuana to San Diego Held Tons of Drugs

(ABC News) - A sophisticated drug tunnel that spanned the border between San Diego and Tijuana, Mexico, was packed with more than eight tons of marijuana and hundreds of pounds cocaine, federal officials said ...

(Radio Iowa) – An illness that’s often seen during the summer months is turning up this fall. Department of Public Health Medical Director Patricia Quinlisk says they’re seeing cases of cryptosporidiosis ...

(Radio Iowa) – The executive director of the Iowa Renewable Fuel Association says recent sales of E-15 and E-85 show the so-called “blend wall” does not exist. Monte Shaw says blender sales of all four ...

(Radio Iowa) – Forecasts indicate the weather will remain cool and damp in the Upper Midwest for the next couple of weeks, slowing the fall harvest. Meteorologist Bryce Anderson says rainfall amounts won’t ...

Kathleen Sebelius Seizes Responsibility for Health Site ‘Debacle’

(ABC News) – On the hot seat before a House panel for more than three and a half hours today, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius directly apologized to consumers for the “flawed launch” ...

In Secret Letter, Senate Democratic Women Rally Behind Hillary Clinton

(ABC News) – All of the female Democratic senators signed a secret letter to Hillary Rodham Clinton early this year encouraging her to run for president in 2016 – a letter that includes the signature of Sen. ...

Woman to Get New Face For Free After Scarring Radiation

(ABC News) – Lessya Kotelevskaya, a stunning blond and former businesswoman, wears a bandage across her face that covers scars caused by a horrific misdiagnosis — terminal cancer. A decade ago, she ...

Utah Doc’s Daughter Says She Confronted Him About Over-Medicating Her Mom

(ABC News) – In the days before Michele MacNeill was found lifeless in the bathtub, one of her oldest daughters confronted her dad about over-medicating her mom as she recovered from plastic surgery, the ...

(Courtesy of My ABC 5/WOI-TV) – DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A Des Moines middle school has lifted its lockdown following reports of a man who entered the building and told staffers he had a gun. Students at ...