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  • What it was like as a teen

    Ten years ago today, I’d like to think I was checking out educational books to prepare myself for my upcoming journey through college.

    In reality, I was probably playing video games and thinking of ways to have fun, while trying not to get into too much trouble.

    July 20, 2014

  • Malaysians wonder 'Why us?' after second loss of airline jet

    It was all too familiar. Grieving families rushing to airport. The flashing television graphics of a plane's last radar appearance. The uncomfortable officials before a heavy thicket of microphones.
    For many Malaysians, the disappearance of Flight 370 in March has been a long trauma from which the nation has not yet recovered.

    July 19, 2014

  • Obama opens East Coast to oil search

    Opening the Eastern Seaboard to offshore oil exploration for the first time in decades, the Obama administration on Friday approved the use of sonic cannons to discover deposits under the ocean floor by shooting sound waves 100 times louder than a jet engine through waters shared by endangered whales and turtles.

    July 18, 2014

  • AGENDA: 7-22-14 Clinton City Council

    The Clinton City Council will meet at 7 p.m. July 22 in the City Hall Council Chambers, followed by a committee of the whole.

    July 18, 2014 1 Story

  • Iowa State U. ordered to pay $650K to ex-employee

    The Iowa Supreme Court is ordering Iowa State University to pay $650,000 to a former employee who was the subject of vicious mistreatment by superiors.

    July 18, 2014

  • AGENDA: 7-21-14 River Bend School Board of Directors
    The River Bend CUSD #2 Board of Directors will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the District Office Board Meeting Room. Click on the link below to view the meeting agenda. - See more at: http://www.clintonherald.com/publicrecord/x1396891533/AGENDA-6-16-14-River-Bend-School-Board-of-Directors#sthash.J0I7Ziy3.dpuf The River Bend CUSD #2 Board of Directors will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the District Office Board Meeting Room.The River Bend CUSD #2 Board of Directors will meet at 6:30 p.m. July 21 at the District Office.The River Bend CUSD #2 Board of Directors will meet at 6:30 p.m. July 21 at the District Office.

    July 18, 2014

  • A quarter of the world's most educated people live in the 100 largest cities

    College graduates are increasingly sorting themselves into high-cost, high-amenity cities such as Washington, New York, Boston and San Francisco, a phenomenon that threatens to segregate us across the country by education.

    July 18, 2014

  • US appeals court tosses Oklahoma gay marriage ban

    A federal appeals court ruled Friday that Oklahoma must allow gay couples to wed, prompting a fast, angry response from leaders of a state that has vehemently fought policy changes brought on from outside its borders.

    July 18, 2014

  • Your chocolate addiction is only going to get more expensive

    For nearly two years, cocoa prices have been on the rise. Finally, that's affecting the price you pay for a bar of chocolate - and there's reason to believe it's only the beginning.

    July 18, 2014

  • Judge halts company's claims about spray product

    A judge has barred a Las Vegas company from calling Iowa residents and claiming to sell a human growth hormone product that kills cancer cells.

    July 18, 2014

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