AP PHOTOS: Nicaraguan town honors saint

NANDAIME, Nicaragua (AP) — Nandaime puts on a big show for two weeks every year to honor its patron saint, Santa Ana, the mother of the Virg…

BC-WEA–Global Weather-Fahrenheit, WEA

NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous …

Quotations of the day

“I am not a violent person. I know what I did is wrong, but I’m not a violent person. I simply kept them here without being able to leave.” …

Bulger: Give my money to families that sued

BOSTON (AP) — The defense in reputed Boston mobster James “Whitey” Bulger’s (BUHL’-jurz) racketeering trial is winding down, but it’s still …

Today in History

Today is Friday, Aug. 2, the 214th day of 2013. There are 151 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Aug. 2, 1943, during W…

United Way Finds New Home

United Way of North Central Iowa has officially moved, after mercy bought out their old location in Mason City.

Stranger Danger Reminders

Tonya Davis is a mother and daycare provider, so keeping kids safe is always first on her mind.