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Second chance? Perry in Iowa again courting voters
Texas Gov. Rick Perry is visiting Iowa for the fourth time in eight months, hoping for a second chance to win over Republican voters who delivered him a stinging caucus loss when he ran for president two years ago.
Woman drowns while tubing on Wapsi
Authorities have identified the 29-year-old woman who drowned while tubing down an eastern Iowa river over the weekend.
Iowa Juvenile Home's closing cut options for girls
Some court officials are concerned the Iowa Juvenile Home's closing has created an unequal system where girls don't have the same options.
Israeli shells hit hospital in Gaza, official says
Israeli tank shells struck a hospital in the Gaza Strip on Monday, killing four people and wounding 60, Palestinian officials said, as Israel's defense minister vowed to press on with the war against Hamas "as long as necessary."
10 things to know for today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
- Nitro Jam delivers thrills CORDOVA, Ill. -- Another beautiful night in Illinois gave way to a massive turnout to watch the final rounds of professional drag racing in the IHRA Nitro Jam Summer Nationals on Saturday night at Cordova Dragway Park.The event, returning to Cordova
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.
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.
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.
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.
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