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(Radio Iowa) – The entire state is under a heat advisory today, as temperatures are going to push up into the 90s. National Weather Service meteorologist, Brad Small, says it’s not that unusual to see such ...

(Radio Iowa) – Fuel pumps in Iowa that offer higher concentrations of ethanol are becoming more popular. At a Coralville gas station just off Interstate 80, Ohio motorist Marcella Balin just finished filling ...

(Radio Iowa) – A nationwide campaign to remove drunk drivers from the road gets underway today and will run through September 8. Randy Hunefeld with the Iowa Governor’s Traffic Safety Bureau says motorists ...

(Radio Iowa) – Governor Terry Branstad today said the Iowa Republican Party’s state central committee “made a mistake” this weekend by setting July 12 as the date of the 2014 GOP state convention. ...

(Radio Iowa) – State officials have finally submitted their formal request to the federal government, asking for approval of Iowa’s version of Medicaid expansion. “We’ve worked with the Department of ...

(Radio Iowa) – Iowans who don’t enjoy the extreme heat that’s in the forecast this week may find relief in a prediction from the Farmers’ Almanac. The publication’s managing editor, Sandi Duncan, says ...

Jodi Arias Judge Delays Hearing on TV Ban and Jury’s Twitter

The sentencing phase for convicted murderer Jodi Arias was pushed back again today after the judge overseeing her case said the court was not ready to set a start date. Arias, 33, was convicted in May of ...

Wildfire Closing in on SF Bay Area’s Water Source

A raging wildfire in Yosemite National Park rained ash on the reservoir that is the chief source of San Francisco’s famously pure drinking water, and utility officials Monday scrambled to send more water ...

Penn State Settles 25 Suits in Jerry Sandusky Case

Twenty-five men who claimed they were abused by former Penn State coach Jerry Sandusky have settled lawsuits totaling millions of dollars with the university, a lawyer for Penn State said today. The ...

Police Conduct ‘Limited’ Search for Missing ‘Into the Wild’ Teen

Police in Oregon are conducting only a “limited search” for a missing college freshman, whose family says is at serious risk after being inspired by a movie to enter the wilderness, but whom cops believe ...