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(Radio Iowa) – A Republican leader in the Iowa House says the GOP will likely employ some of the voter turn-out techniques the Obama campaign used to secure victory in Iowa last year. Representative Chris ...

(Radio Iowa) – It’s been a while since Iowans have heard the words “heat index” in the forecast. Kurt Kotenberg, a meteorologist at the National Weather Service, says if you thought yesterday was steamy, ...

(Radio Iowa) – The retired head of Iowa’s highest court is issuing his ruling on a recent scandal involving the governor’s office and an ex-lawman. Former Iowa Supreme Court Chief Justice Lou Lavorato says ...

(Radio Iowa) – Howard Dean — the former Vermont governor who finished third in the 2004 Iowa Caucuses — is in Iowa today  — and he’s dismissing talk about another Dean bid for the White House. ...

(Radio Iowa) – Governor Branstad says a report released today by the former head of Iowa’s highest court should clear the governor’s office of any wrongdoing in the firing of a longtime Iowa DCI agent. ...

Mo. Man Charged With Kidnapping as Search Resumes for Girl

A Missouri man has been charged with kidnapping a 12-year-old girl who authorities and hundreds of volunteers are still actively searching for. Bobby Bourne Jr., 34, of Lamar, Mo., was charged with kidnapping ...

School Bus Overturns, Sending 15 to Hospital

A school bus carrying 36 sixth-grade girls for a camping trip overturned near Kansas City, Mo., sending several students to the hospital with minor injuries, authorities said. “Fortunately, there were only ...

James Dimaggio’s Family Wants Paternity Test

James DiMaggio’s family wants paternity tests to determine whether the murder and kidnapping suspect, who was shot dead by FBI agents, is the father of Hannah Anderson and her slain 8-year-old brother. ...

Georgia School Shooting Suspect Had 500 Rounds of Ammunition

The suspected gunman who terrorized an Atlanta-area elementary school, firing in the front office and at officers, was armed with an assault rifle and nearly 500 rounds of ammunition, police said today. Michael ...

(Radio Iowa) – The state’s top doctor says the risk of contracting the West Nile virus is not dropping even though summer is starting to wind down. State medical director, Patricia Quinlisk, says we’ve had ...