Economic impacts of the shutdown

And while coming up with an exact figure is a shot in the dark, it’s easier to look at who will feel the brunt of the shutdown.

Head of Iowa Veterans Home resigns

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The head of the Iowa Veterans Home has resigned. Gov. Terry Branstad said in a news release Tuesday that he’s accept…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Tuesday, October 01, 2013. Wet weather continued to persist in the Pacific Northwest on Tuesday as a re…