Documentary filmmaker Saul Landau dies

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Saul Landau, a prolific, award-winning documentary filmmaker who traveled the world profiling political leaders like Cuba…

School election voting Mason City, IA

Update: Mason City school election results


It’s election day in several communities and some in Mason City are hoping that voters show up and cast their ballots for a school tax levy.


Graphic smoking ads making an impact

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) launched their “Tips From Former Smokers” ad campaign in March, and they are already se…