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  • Iowa lawmaker proposes ending tenure at public universities

    DES MOINES (AP) — A Republican senator has introduced a bill to end tenure for faculty at Iowa’s public university, saying he wants administrators to ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 11:08 am
  • Man accused of killing woman who'd been reported missing

    DES MOINES (AP) — Iowa authorities intend to file murder and other charges against a man accused of killing a Des Moines resident who’d been reported ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 11:07 am
  • Court upholds firing of Iowa judge who criticized governor

    IOWA CITY (AP) — A court has upheld the firing of a judge who helped expose improper political pressure in Gov. Terry Branstad’s administration, agree ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 11:07 am
  • Mom charged with death of baby who died on changing table

    DES MOINES (AP) — Authorities have charged the mother of an infant who died on a changing table in Des Moines.
    Jan. 12, 2017 - 10:47 am
  • Iowa governor pushes new plan to defund Planned Parenthood

    DES MOINES (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad urged Iowa legislators on Tuesday to defund Planned Parenthood and prohibit public workers from bargaining for t ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 10:42 am
  • Ex-lottery official received severance amid jackpot scandal

    IOWA CITY (AP) — A prominent lottery official who was stripped of power after a subordinate allegedly carried out a prolonged jackpot-rigging scheme r ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 10:42 am
  • Chronic wasting disease cases rise in 3 Midwest states

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Wildlife managers have found two more deer suspected of being infected with chronic wasting disease near the southeastern Minnesota ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 10:42 am
  • Iowa lawmakers begin session amid GOP vows of major change

    DES MOINES (AP) — Republican leaders on Monday kicked off the new session of the Iowa Legislature with a promise to make major changes to the workings ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 11:03 am
  • Surveillance finds no Zika-carrying mosquitoes in Iowa

    AMES (AP) — Iowa State University insect experts say an extensive surveillance project last year found that the two mosquito species most associated w ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 11:02 am
  • Iowa man convicted, was texting before crash that killed 2

    FORT DODGE (AP) — A central Iowa man who was texting when he crashed his pickup truck into a car has been convicted in the deaths of two people.
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 11:01 am
  • Iowa Board of Regents requests state funding increase

    IOWA CITY (AP) — The Iowa Board of Regents is requesting a significant funding boost for the state’s public universities despite the possibility of bu ...
    Jan. 6, 2017 - 10:44 am
  • Iowa company settles Medicaid billing dispute for $1M

    WEST DES MOINES (AP) — An Iowa company has settled a Medicaid billing dispute for $1 million.The Des ...
    Jan. 6, 2017 - 10:42 am
  • Red Cross encourages adding ‘give blood’ to holiday checklist

    As freezing temperatures and harsh weather grip much of the nation, the American Red Cross urges eligible donors to make an appointment to give blood ...
    Jan. 4, 2017 - 11:09 am
  • 100 Great Iowa Nurses program offers financial education awards

    IOWA CITY – In addition to recognizing outstanding nurses every year, the 100 Great Iowa Nurses program offers financial education awards to support g ...
    Jan. 3, 2017 - 11:05 am
  • Video shows suspect in pain after Iowa trooper's gun strike

    IOWA CITY (AP) — An Iowa trooper jammed the barrel of his loaded rifle into the shoulder of a surrendering suspect at the end of a chase, police video ...
    Jan. 3, 2017 - 10:54 am
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