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2 Dead, 2 ‘Critical’ After Nevada Middle School Shooting

(ABC News) – Two people are dead and two boys are in critical condition after a shooter opened fire at Sparks Middle School in northern Nevada this morning, according to police. Detective Rocky Triplett of the ...

(Radio Iowa) – A survey of CFOs at companies nationwide finds salaries in Iowa should rise next year at a higher rate than in most other states — in several key industries. Jim Kwapick, district president ...

(Radio Iowa) – A celebration is planned in Iowa City this afternoon for the naming of a new vision research center at University of Iowa Hospitals. The center will focus on preventing and curing blindness. ...

  (Radio Iowa) – The smell of bacon will permeate the campus of Iowa State University Saturday. The first ever ISU Bacon Expo is being held in the courtyard of the Scheman Center. Bacon Expo student co-chair ...

  (Radio Iowa) – More than 150 scientists from 36 colleges and universities in Iowa are jointly issuing a call for action against global warming. The director of the Climate Science Program at Iowa State, ...

NJ Court Agrees to Allow Same-Sex Marriages Monday

(ABC News) – Same-sex marriages will begin within days in New Jersey after the state’s highest court ruled unanimously Friday to uphold a lower-court order that gay weddings must start Monday and to deny ...

Ex-House Speaker Tom Foley Dies at 84

(ABC News) – Tall and courtly, Tom Foley served 30 years in the House when partisan confrontation was less rancorous than today and Democrats had dominated for decades. He crowned his long political career by ...

Boyfriend of Suicide Suspect Regrets Not Stopping Alleged Bullying

(ABC News) – The 13-year-old boy at the center of an adolescent love triangle that ended in Rebecca Sedwick’s suicide said he might have tried to stop the bullying that tormented the Florida girl if he ...

Utah Doc’s Wife Had ‘Greenish Pale’ Skin When Neighbor Found Her in Tub

(ABC News) – The neighbor of Martin MacNeill testified at the Utah doctor’s murder trial today that she found MacNeill’s wife lifeless in a bathtub wearing only a black long-sleeve shirt. Next-door ...

(Courtesy KCCI, Des Moines) – GRINNELL, Iowa —About 40 students and a teacher were taken to a hospital in Grinnell Thursday morning.Superintendent Todd Abrahamson said the group from Grinnell-Newburg High ...