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(Radio Iowa) – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s latest crop update shows the dry weather is starting to take its toll on the availability of a vital resource for Iowa’s corn and soybean crop. The top ...

(Radio Iowa) – A state legislator from Waterloo is expected to become the fifth Democrat to announce a run for Congress in Iowa’s First District. State Representative Anesa Kajtazovic is expected to formally ...

  (Radio Iowa) – A retired farmer from southwest Iowa did what dozens of lawmen couldn’t do early this morning, he got the jump on an escaped criminal and shot him dead in his kitchen. The drama began ...

(Radio Iowa) – Republican U.S. Senate candidate Joni Ernst says she is “passionate” about gun rights — and she carries a gun nearly every day. “I carry probably 90 percent of the time,” Ernst told ...

(Radio Iowa) – Governor Terry Branstad has signed an executive order which calls for new training for staff at the Iowa Juvenile Home in Toledo, as well as “the same standards for restraint and seclusion” ...

(Radio Iowa) – Attendance at the 2013 Iowa State Fair was down compared to the previous two years, despite nearly ideal temperatures and no rain during the fair’s open hours. Fair CEO Gary Slater ...

Ga. Widow to Serve About 4 Years in Prison

A judge has sentenced the Georgia woman convicted of lying to investigators about the shooting death of her husband outside a preschool to spend the next four years in prison. The judge handed down a five-year ...

Man Committed Suicide at Olivia Newton-John’s House, Police Say

(ABC News) – The middle-aged man found dead at Olivia Newton-John’s home in Jupiter, Fla., committed suicide, police said. “Subsequent to an autopsy this morning, conducted by the Palm Beach County ...

Boston Bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Was Shot in Face, Say Doctors

Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev received multiple life-threatening injuries, including a gunshot to the face before his capture, doctors revealed in grisly detail in newly unsealed court documents. ...

Suspect in Custody at Ga. School; Reports of Shots

A suspect was in custody after reports of gunfire at an Atlanta-area elementary school Tuesday, the school chief said, with television footage showing young students running out the school being escorted by teachers ...