CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) — A University of Iowa marketing official has been named director of university relations at the University of Northern Iowa.… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Twenty-four hours after distancing itself from a Russian proposal to secure Syria’s chemical weapons, the State Department moved Tuesday to claim co-ownership of the idea, which the U.S. says President Barack Obama and the Russian
TORONTO (AP) — In Steve McQueen’s “12 Years a Slave,” Solomon Northop, a free man from upstate New York who’s kidnapped and sold into slavery in Louisiana played by Chiwetel Ejiofor, is hung for daring to strike an
WASHINGTON (AP) — One of the senators who discussed Syria today with President Barack Obama says Obama “wasn’t overly optimistic” that a solution can be reached at the United Nations.
Democrat Richard Durbin quotes Obama as saying that
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Coe College in Cedar Rapids says its enrollment for the fall semester has reached an all-time high.
The private,… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — CBS News says it had essentially given up its pursuit of Bashar Assad for an interview because the Syrian president would not agree to go on “60 Minutes.”
But CBS News Chairman Jeff Fager
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Franco Harris is going from Super Bowl champ to “Champion of Champions.”
The Pittsburgh Opera says the Steelers’ Hall of Famer will be featured in its season-opening production of “Aida.”
The Tribune-Review of Pittsburgh (http://bit.ly/15O6W3C)
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Iowa has received a $15,000 grant from Principal Financial Group to improve a… More »
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Organizers of the 2014 Miss America pageant couldn’t wait until Saturday night’s traditional “show us your shoes” parade to unveil the state-themed footwear the contestants will wear.
Hours before preliminary competition was to
HASTINGS, Minn. (AP) — A Burnsville man is charged with taking two employees of a gas station hostage last weekend.
The Dakota County Attorney’s… More »