The stories of two local women who are the Freeborn County Relay for Life’s honorary survivors this year.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — George Zimmerman ordered a bulletproof vest and an infrared home security device last year while he was out on bond awaiting his murder trial in the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin, according to records
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Entertainer Marilyn King, who spent decades singing with the King Sisters and also worked as a songwriter and actress, has died.
Her family said King died Wednesday in Laguna Niguel, Calif., after fighting cancer.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Dubuque will get a $1.2 million federal grant to help rebuild the city’s flood damaged sewer and water systems.… More »
COTONOU, Benin (AP) — The president of the tiny West African of Benin is dissolving his government in a surprise move without giving a reason.
According to a government statement read on national television late Thursday, President Boni
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Renewable Fuels Association says the state has set a record for biodiesel production.
The industry group says… More »
NORFOLK, Virginia (AP) — An unusually high number of bottlenose dolphins are dying off the U.S. East Coast this summer, the deadliest period for the sea mammals since a virus killed off more than 700 in the late
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — A Colombian illegal armed group killed an Ecuadorean army lieutenant and wounded a corporal early Thursday in a two-hour firefight spanning a river between the two countries, Ecuador’s armed forces chief said.
LONDON (AP) — Scientists have found an intriguing clue that suggests camels might somehow be involved in infecting people in the Middle East with the mysterious MERS virus.
Since the virus was first identified last September, there have
NORWALK, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Transportation Department will close a section of Interstate 35 in southern Iowa so crews can remove a bridge.… More »