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 »
Weather Underground midday recap for Thursday, August 08, 2013. The most active weather feature in the country Thursday continued to be a long front that stretched from the Plains and into the Upper Midwest. This front moved slowly
TWO HARBORS, Minn. (AP) — The Lake County Sheriff’s Office says a 29-year-old man from Denver, Colorado, died after jumping from a cliff into… More »
A woman accused of stabbing her husband is pleading guilty.