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Trial date set for Nora Springs man accused of sexual abuse

Trial date set for Nora Springs man accused of sexual abuse

CHARLES CITY – A Nora Springs man will stand trial July 15th in Floyd county district court on seven felony sexual abuse charges. Robbie A. DeMaris, age 39, was charged…

Creationism or evolution? 42% of Americans feel God created humans

Creationism or evolution?  42% of Americans feel God created humans

NIT – The percentage of Americans who think God created humans remains nearly the same as it was 30 years ago, but the percentage who think God was not involved…

Former Hawkeye star Roy Marble arrested for domestic assault

Former Hawkeye star Roy Marble arrested for domestic assault

CEDAR RAPIDS – Iowa basketball’s all-time leading scorer was arrested over the weekend and charged with domestic assault. Roy Lane Marble, age 47 was charged after a June 7, 2014…

Cops say Webster City man killed dad in fight

Cops say Webster City man killed dad in fight

WEBSTER CITY – A Webster City man is dead, and the son is in jail facing a 1st degree murder charge. On Monday, June 9, 2014, around 2 a.m., Webster…

Iowa/Illinois Delegation: Rock Island Arsenal receives $110 million in federal funding

Iowa/Illinois Delegation: Rock Island Arsenal receives $110 million in federal funding

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The bipartisan, bi-state delegation that represents the Rock Island Arsenal today announced that the United States Army has allocated $110 million in funding for the Arsenal through…

Harkin applauds new help for those struggling with student loan debt

Harkin applauds new help for those struggling with student loan debt

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA), Chairman of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee, released the following statement today welcoming an Executive Order from President Obama…

Clear Lake restaurant remains closed after fire

Clear Lake restaurant remains closed after fire

CLEAR LAKE – A small fire has forced a Clear Lake restaurant to close temporarily. On the afternoon of June 5th, Clear Lake firefighters responded to the Anchor Inn, 468…

Poll shows Ernst leads Braley in Senate race

Poll shows Ernst leads Braley in Senate race

DUBUQUE – The Loras College Poll released results on Friday of the first post-primary statewide survey of likely voters. Coming on the heels of Tuesday’s June 3 primary, the Loras…

NIACC’s Terrell accepts Grand View women’s assistant position

NIACC’s Terrell accepts Grand View women’s assistant position

MASON CITY – Kelli Terrell has stepped down as the NIACC women’s basketball coach after three seasons. Terrell, who guided the Lady Trojans to a third-place finish at the NJCAA…

US gives over $184 million in assistance to Ukraine this year

US gives over $184 million in assistance to Ukraine this year

FACT SHEET: U.S. Assistance to Ukraine The United States is committed to supporting Ukraine’s democratic reforms, economic development, and sovereignty and territorial integrity. Following Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s discussions with…

Obamacare website being re-tooled for next open enrollment period

Obamacare website being re-tooled for next open enrollment period

WASHINGTON – Even after the Obama Administration declared victory when millions had reportedly signed up for health care coverage under the Affordable Care Act, the notorious HealthCare.gov website still doesn’t…

Taliban claims responsibility for Pakistan airport attack that killed 30

KARACHI, PAKISTAN – The Pakistani Taliban attacked an airport in Karachi, killing at least 30 people on Sunday. Bomb blasts, gunshots, rained down as armed militants stormed Pakistan’s largest airport.…

Hoiberg promotes Charlie Henry to assistant coach

Hoiberg promotes Charlie Henry to assistant coach

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State head men’s basketball coach Fred Hoiberg announced today the promotion of Charlie Henry to assistant coach. Henry was the Cyclones’ director of player development last…

China continues military modernization, report says

China continues military modernization, report says

By Jim Garamone, American Forces Press Service – WASHINGTON, June 5, 2014 – China continues to modernize and improve its military capabilities, according to an annual DOD report to Congress,…

Feds seek child porn website administrator

Feds seek child porn website administrator

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) seeks the public’s help to identify a suspected child pornography distributer who helped facilitate one of…