DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad has issued a disaster emergency proclamation for Van Buren County following severe weather in southeast Iowa.… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — Just one first-round selection failed to sign under the second year of baseball’s new draft rules, with Toronto unable to reach an agreement with No. 10 pick Phil Bickford.
There were fewer deadline-day agreements
FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) — A former Shattuck-St. Mary’s teacher has pleaded guilty to seven counts for sexually abusing six students at the Faribault (FAIR’-boh)… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — One after another, angry Democrats took to the House floor to say Republicans would increase hunger in America by stripping food stamps from the farm bill.
In reality, though, the bill passed by the House
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Doctors who perform drug-induced abortions in Missouri will have to be in the room to administer the initial dose and won’t be allowed to do it remotely via teleconferencing, according to a new
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal appeals panel in Virginia has upheld the conviction of the highest-ranking pirate captured by the U.S. government.
A three-judge panel of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday affirmed the
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota is getting a visit from the nation’s education chief as he makes a pitch for expanded government spending… More »
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A former Arkansas Lottery security official has pleaded guilty to stealing and cashing almost a half-million dollars’ worth of tickets.
The lottery suspended Remmele Mazyck (rah-MEL’ mah-ZEEK’) in October and fired him three
UNIONTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Penn State’s Board of Trustees announced several tentative settlements have been reached with men who claim former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky sexually abused them, and voted Friday to authorize members of a committee
A Mason City school building project 2 years in the making is complete and will be ready for classes in August.