Iowa’s farmland value continues to climb

WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — Iowa’s farmland values continue to increase, with the latest survey showing average prices climbing by 20 percent to $…

Indie rock disc inspired by Kerouac novel

NEW YORK (AP) — Several indie rockers have collaborated on a disc that pays tribute to a Jack Kerouac novel — and it’s not “On the Road.” Th…

Junot Diaz still feels like an immigrant

NEW YORK (AP) — He has won a Pulitzer, teaches Americans how to write at MIT and his Spanish-sprinkled stories have been acclaimed in the Un…

Foul-mouthed Pa. chief could learn fate

GILBERTON, Pa. (AP) — A suspended Pennsylvania police chief who posted online videos in which he shot borough-owned automatic weapons while …