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  • Trump talks unity, but detours into angry words for media

    PHOENIX (AP) — President Donald Trump opened his political rally in Phoenix with calls for unity and an assertion that “our movement is about love.” T ...
    Aug. 23, 2017 - 10:55 am
  • Navy dismisses 7th Fleet commander after warship accidents

    TOKYO (AP) — The U.S. Navy dismissed the commander of the Asia-based 7th Fleet on Wednesday after a series of warship accidents raised questions about ...
    Aug. 23, 2017 - 10:55 am
  • Commuter train crash injures dozens, none critically

    UPPER DARBY, Pa. (AP) — A commuter train crashed into a parked train at a suburban Philadelphia terminal early Tuesday morning, injuring dozens of pas ...
    Aug. 22, 2017 - 11:01 am
  • Americans stake out prime viewing spots to watch the eclipse

    Americans with telescopes, cameras and protective glasses staked out viewing spots along a narrow corridor from Oregon to South Carolina to watch the ...
    Aug. 21, 2017 - 11:15 am
  • Trump won towns drowning in despair. Will he save them?

    ABERDEEN, Wash. (AP) — One-hundred-fifty baskets of pink petunias hang from the light posts all over this city, watered regularly by residents trying ...
    Aug. 18, 2017 - 11:02 am
  • Mourners at service honor woman killed at Virginia rally

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The grandfather of the woman who was killed in violent protests in Virginia said Wednesday she always wanted fairness, eve ...
    Aug. 16, 2017 - 11:08 am
  • Lag in Trump's condemnation frustrates Iowa GOP Sen. Ernst

    FORT DODGE (AP) — Iowa Sen. Joni Ernst expressed frustration Monday that it took President Donald Trump two days to specifically condemn white suprema ...
    Aug. 15, 2017 - 11:05 am
  • Both Korean leaders, US signal turn to diplomacy amid crisis

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea’s military on Tuesday presented leader Kim Jong Un with plans to launch missiles into waters near Guam and “wrin ...
    Aug. 15, 2017 - 11:05 am
  • Pressure mounts on Trump to address race-fueled clash

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is facing pressure from both sides of the aisle for him to explicitly condemn white supremacists and hate gro ...
    Aug. 14, 2017 - 11:03 am
  • Swing-district House GOP feel the heat on health care

    RED OAK (AP) — Republican Rep. David Young angered conservatives in Iowa when he initially opposed a House Republican health care bill then weeks late ...
    Aug. 11, 2017 - 10:54 am
  • Tip leads to arrest of suspect in Missouri officer's death

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A man charged in the shooting death of a western Missouri police officer has been arrested after an alert driver provided a ti ...
    Aug. 9, 2017 - 10:35 am
  • US nixes sleep apnea test plan for truckers, train engineers

    U.S. officials are abandoning plans to require sleep apnea screening for truck drivers and train engineers, a decision that safety experts say puts mi ...
    Aug. 8, 2017 - 11:07 am
  • Trump looks to loyal voters as support slips, agenda stalls

    WASHINGTON (AP) — After six months of infighting, investigations and legislative failures, President Donald Trump is trying to combat new signs of wea ...
    Aug. 8, 2017 - 11:06 am
  • Back home, Speaker Ryan can't escape questions about GOP

    MUKWONAGO, Wis. (AP) — With a dysfunctional Congress on recess, House Speaker Paul Ryan has turned his focus back home, touring flood-damaged areas an ...
    Aug. 7, 2017 - 10:39 am
  • Drought spreads and intensifies across US Northern Plains

    HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The drought plaguing eastern Montana and much of North and South Dakota came on quickly and is intensifying, leading ranchers to ...
    Aug. 4, 2017 - 11:35 am
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    What is your favorite part about the Iowa State Fair?
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