JOHNSTON, Iowa (AP) – A 115-year-old woman in Iowa has become the world’s oldest living person.
The record Powerball jackpot just keeps rising. It now stands at $550 million after officials say brisk sales keep driving up the payout amount.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – More than 130 scientists from Iowa colleges and universities say this year’s drought is consistent with a warmer climate predicted as part of global climate change and more droughts can […]
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – A 68-year-old Des Moines man fired from Wells Fargo Home Mortgage over a minor crime 50 years ago has stirred national interest. Richard Eggers was fired in July when a […]
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is calling for “bold changes” to help revive the nation’s economy as he outlines a closing economic argument in a speech Friday in Iowa. Romney […]
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) – A judge has declared a mistrial in the case of a conservative scholar who claims she was passed over for jobs at the University of Iowa law school because of liberal […]
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) – A conservative lawyer says she was shocked when she was passed over for a faculty job at the University of Iowa law school in favor of a less qualified candidate who […]
CHESAPEAKE, Va. (AP) – Mitt Romney says President Barack Obama has failed America’s women. The Republican nominee told supporters in Virginia on Wednesday that women have suffered through high unemployment and high poverty rates during […]
MOUNT VERNON, Iowa (AP) – President Barack Obama is ridiculing rival Mitt Romney’s five-point plan for the economy as a “sketchy deal” that boils down to helping the wealthy at the expense of the middle […]
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) – In the aftermath of last night’s combative debate in suburban New York, President Barack Obama campaigns today in Iowa, while Mitt Romney will be in Virginia. The second debate between the […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) – Alex Karras, who gained fame in the NFL as a fearsome defensive lineman and later as an actor, has died. He was 77. Craig Mitnick, Karras’ attorney, said Karras died at […]
VAN METER, Iowa (AP) – Mitt Romney says he’s scratching his head over President Barack Obama’s focus on Big Bird. The president is featuring the “Sesame Street” star in a new campaign ad mocking Romney’s […]