IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa City man has been accused of setting off a firecracker while authorities were investigating a potential bomb… More »
ROME (AP) — Media mogul Silvio Berlusconi’s conservative party suffered stinging losses Monday to center-left rivals in all the main mayoral runoff elections across Italy, including a particularly lopsided defeat in Rome, the nation’s capital, where the ex-premier
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. officials are meeting beginning Monday to discuss arming Syria’s rebels and other options available for President Barack Obama and his advisers.
Officials say top aides from the State and Defense departments, the CIA and
FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) — A former student is suing a Faribault prep school in Rice County District Court alleging it allowed a teacher to… More »
HONG KONG (AP) — The American intelligence contractor who disclosed U.S. government surveillance programs fled to Hong Kong because he believed he wouldn’t get a fair trial in his home country, the journalist who broke the story said
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — BP PLC says cleanup work is ending in three of the states affected by the company’s massive 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
The London-based oil giant said Monday that the Coast
DESOTO, Iowa (AP) — Authorities are investigating why a woman was driving the wrong way on a highway in central Iowa before a fatal… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is calling attention to the 50th anniversary of the Equal Pay Act that aimed to eliminate gender wage disparities, making the case for strengthening the law that President John F. Kennedy signed
MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota businesses along the North Dakota border say state tax changes are making it nearly impossible for them to compete… More »
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad is kicking off an annual food drive in Des Moines.
Branstad on Monday announced the start… More »