Pam Eggler has helped out for more than a year at the Paws and Claws Humane Society.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — An eastern Iowa tax preparer has been sentenced to federal prison after pleading guilty to filing a fraudulent tax… More »
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed Africa’s first female vice president, Speciosa Wandira-Kasibwe as his special envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa.
A surgeon with a doctorate in public health and population from Harvard, Wandira-Kasibwe was
There’s a new treatment facility in Mason City for the common problem of varicose veins.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — An expert panel called Thursday for more transparency surrounding the deepening reliance of the United Nations on private security companies for services from armed guards to police training.
The Working Group on the Use
MOUNT VERNON, Iowa (AP) — Police say a 29-year-old man has died after falling from a water tower in Mount Vernon.
Mount Vernon police… More »
BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — Movie fans who were intrigued by director Peter Jackson’s use of high frame rates in “The Hobbit” are now getting a chance to see the super-clear format online.
The second season of the YouTube
MADRID (AP) — Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy told Parliament on Thursday that he was wrong to trust his former party financial chief for so many years, and repeated his vigorous denials of the ex-treasurer’s allegations the party
MADRID (AP) — The driver of the train that derailed in northwestern Spain, killing 79 people, has said he was traveling at twice the speed limit when he approached a treacherous turn.
But, sitting uneasily before a judge,
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Chemical weapons experts are gathering in the Netherlands and will depart “within days” for Syria to investigate three allegations of alleged chemical weapons use, the United Nations said Thursday.
U.N. spokesman Martin Nesirky said