The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Tuesday, August 20, 2013. Wet weather continued in parts of the East on Tuesday, while thunderstorms an…

Cruise ship remains in Alaska port

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard has ordered a cruise ship to remain at port in Ketchikan until a mechanical issue is fixed. Coast…

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Obesity rankings list Iowa 12th

Iowa’s obesity rate ranks in the top 15 nationwide according to a new study. The trust for america’s health report shows Iowa’s adult obesit…

Minn. orders alleged patent troll to stop

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota has settled with a Delaware company accused of “patent trolling” in Minnesota. Minnesota Attorney General Lori …