CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Cedar Rapids Mayor Ron Corbett says the city is doing everything “humanly possible” to protect itself from the ongoing… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is defending U.S. drone strikes after the CIA’s killing of a senior Taliban member.
Kerry says the U.S. is at war with al-Qaida and the Taliban, so the strikes are
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is turning slightly higher in midday trading as indexes head for strong gains in the month of May.
The Dow Jones industrial average was up 40 points at 15,364 shortly before
NEW YORK (AP) — An appeals court has thrown out a jury verdict that favored Citigroup in a dispute over the sale of the music company EMI.
The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan ordered a
MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) — The next five-year farm bill is progressing in the U.S. House, but still faces some hurdles, according to Rep. Collin… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Pentagon spokesman says the U.S. Naval Academy is investigating allegations that three members of its football team sexually assaulted a female midshipman.
Army Col. Steve Warren, said Friday that he had no further details.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Two new websites are offering support to Iowa residents in areas hit by recent storms and flooding.
Gov. Terry… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court panel has unanimously upheld an Obama administration requirement that dealers in southwestern border states report when customers buy multiple high-powered rifles.
The firearms industry trade group, the National Shooting Sports Foundation,
KELLOGG, Iowa (AP) — The Department of Natural Resources says a boil advisory in the small central Iowa city of Kellogg has been lifted.… More »
LONDON (AP) — Sotheby’s says the manuscript of Irish writer Samuel Beckett’s first novel could fetch more than $1.2 million at auction next month.
The six exercise books contain the text of “Murphy” as well as notes, doodles