- After criticism, Iowa board sends money to research centers Updated: Nov-23-15 6:57 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Reversing course after days of criticism, Iowa regulators transferred funding Monday that they had withheld for months from university centers that study alternative energy and global warming.
- Lottery official says $1.2M Oklahoma jackpot linked to fraud Updated: Nov-20-15 6:11 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - A $1.2 million jackpot-winning Hot Lotto ticket sold in Oklahoma in 2011 has been connected to a former security official of a multi-state lottery vendor accused of rigging lotteries in four different states, a lottery official said Friday.
- Rubio and Cruz compete for Iowa evangelicals Updated: Nov-20-15 11:15 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - Sens. Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio have been sparring over national security and immigration policy as their rivalry intensifies in the Republican presidential primary race. Now their conflict is moving to Iowa and a powerful evangelical constituency that Rubio is making a play for, months after rivals sank roots.
- Iowa city considers dissolving amid sewer system debt Updated: Nov-19-15 1:32 pm
MOUNT UNION, Iowa - The small southeast Iowa city of Mount Union is considering dissolving as it deals with sewer system debt.
- Woman, teen girl died in I-80 crash, Iowa State Patrol says Updated: Nov-18-15 7:22 am
NEWTON, Iowa - Authorities say a Des Moines woman and her 13-year-old daughter have died in a traffic accident on Interstate 80 in central Iowa.
- Iowa senators seek to halt Medicaid privatization in DC trip Updated: Nov-17-15 4:30 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Three Iowa Senate Democrats plan to meet with federal officials in Washington on Wednesday in hopes of stopping implementation of Gov. Terry Branstad's proposed privatization of the state's Medicaid program.
- Branstad joins lawsuit challenging EPA clean water rules Updated: Nov-17-15 2:38 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Gov. Terry Branstad has joined a federal lawsuit that challenges new federal rules on the oversight of smaller waterways, tributaries and wetlands.
- North-central Iowa accident killed 2 people, patrol says Updated: Nov-17-15 12:46 pm
WEBSTER CITY, Iowa - Authorities say two people have been fatally injured and four others hurt in a north-central Iowa traffic accident.
- Officials investigating Clayton County auditor's absence Updated: Nov-13-15 2:08 pm
ELKADER, Iowa - A top Clayton County official is set to meet with an Iowa Attorney General's Office investigator to discuss concerns about a county auditor's continued absence.
- Bedrock slows work ahead of Bettendorf bridge construction Updated: Nov-09-15 12:24 pm
BETTENDORF, Iowa - Officials for the Iowa Department of Transportation say unexpected bedrock in downtown Bettendorf is slowing down work to realign streets for the construction of a new bridge over the Mississippi River.
- Ex-Iowa trooper withdraws guilty plea in child pornography case Updated: Nov-07-15 2:00 pm
GARNER, Iowa - A retired Iowa state trooper living in Garner will face trial next month in a child pornography case after withdrawing his guilty plea to one count of possessing child pornography.
- Iowa Supreme Court: Governor's brother must pay legal fees Updated: Nov-06-15 4:55 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Gov. Terry Branstad's brother must pay legal fees from his challenge several years ago to the state's calculation of a fish kill linked to his cattle-farming operation, the Iowa Supreme Court said in a ruling Friday.
- AP top news in Iowa at 3:58 p.m. CST Updated: Nov-01-15 6:00 pm
LARRABEE, Iowa - The Iowa landowners who oppose a proposed pipeline to carry North Dakota oil to Illinois hope state regulators will consider their concerns about the project.