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Detroit Brothers Exonerated in 1987 Drug Murder

A judge has dropped all charges against two Detroit brothers who have spent the past 25 years in jail for a 1987 murder after a Facebook post led new witnesses to come forward. Raymond Highers, 47, and Tommy ...

Brits Seek ‘White Widow’ DNA for Kenya Investigation

British police are trying to obtain DNA samples from the family of the so-called “White Widow,” wanted fugitive Samantha Lewthwaite, to see if there is a match with any of the bodies found in the rubble ...

(Radio Iowa) – Despite all the talk of stalemate in the nation’s capitol and a looming shut-down of the federal government, Republican Senator Chuck Grassley says it will not happen. “I think that ...

(Radio Iowa) – Almost 3,800 international students from more than 100 countries are enrolled at Iowa State University this year. Wendy Wintersteen is dean of Iowa State University’s College of Agriculture. ...

  (Radio Iowa) – A chance find has led to a string of new information about a large animal that used to roam Iowa. Mathew Hill, and associate professor of anthropology at Iowa State University, said it all ...

(Radio Iowa) – A couple of types of bugs that fly or creep are becoming particularly pesky to Iowans at this time of year. Stings or bites could merit a call to the Iowa Statewide Poison Control Center or even ...

(Radio Iowa) – Republican Governor Terry Branstad is not going to weigh in publicly on whether the chairman of the Iowa GOP has his support. Appanoose County Republicans passed a resolution last Thursday ...

Georgia Family Donates Cancelled Wedding’s Reception to Homeless

When Willie and Carol Fowler’s only daughter cancelled her wedding 40 days before she was set to walk down the aisle, the parents were faced with a venue, food and entertainment that had all been paid for. But ...

Family Survives Terror Attack at Kenyan Mall

When the assault on the Westgate Mall started, Nick Handler was sitting in a café in the Nairobi, Kenya, shopping center with his 2-year-old daughter. “All of a sudden I just heard a loud explosion followed ...

BlackBerry (BBRY) Gets $4.7B Buyout Offer

The embattled smartphone maker BlackBerry announced today it has a $4.7 billion sale offer from Fairfax Financial to take the company private. Fairfax has signed a letter of intent to buy BlackBerry for $9 a share. ...