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U.S. allows U.N. resolution calling Israeli settlements in Palestine “flagrant violation” under international law

U.S. allows U.N. resolution calling Israeli settlements in Palestine “flagrant violation” under international law

NEW YORK – The United States abstained from a United Nations Security Council vote on a resolution that calls contentious Israeli settlements in Palestine unlawful. The U.S. typically vetoes such…

Burglar gets prison sentence after multiple crimes

Burglar gets prison sentence after multiple crimes

MASON CITY – A Mason City man burglarized several businesses and has been sent to prison. Mason City police officers discovered that Tailgaters Bar, located at 627 South Federal Avenue,…

North Iowa man gets deferred judgement for sex abuse of teen girl

North Iowa man gets deferred judgement for sex abuse of teen girl

GARNER – A North Iowa man was given a deferred judgement in a felony sex abuse cause involving a teen girl. Christopher Jade Johnson, age 22 of Whittemore, Iowa, received…

Iowa man pleads guilty to sexual exploitation of a child and possession of child pornography

Iowa man pleads guilty to sexual exploitation of a child and possession of child pornography

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Estherville man who allegedly crashed two vehicles after domestic incident says he’s not guilty

Estherville man who allegedly crashed two vehicles after domestic incident says he’s not guilty

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Man who had coke, weed and a gun in downtown Mason City and later sent to Beje Clark back in jail

Man who had coke, weed and a gun in downtown Mason City and later sent to Beje Clark back in jail

MASON CITY – A man who police once chased through downtown Mason City and was allegedly caught with marijuana, cocaine packaged for sale, and a handgun recently left the Beje…

North Iowa woman hospitalized after 4-car accident Friday morning

North Iowa woman hospitalized after 4-car accident Friday morning

MASON CITY – A North Iowa woman was taken by ambulance to Mercy Hospital Friday morning after a four-car accident north of Mason City. Cerro Gordo deputies were dispatched to…

Record enrollment in Obamacare, but GOP and Dem’s at odds about what happens next

Record enrollment in Obamacare, but GOP and Dem’s at odds about what happens next

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Obamacare had more than 400,000 enrollees than last year – topping 6.4 million – but Republicans will be aiming to shoot down the beleaguered program once they…

Mason City man violates no-contact order 6 times, resulting in jail sentences

Mason City man violates no-contact order 6 times, resulting in jail sentences

MASON CITY – Police say a Mason City man has violated a no-contact order six times, then they caught him with illegal drugs. The matter stems from a trespass incident.…

Iowa wide receiver Matt VandeBerg to return for 2017 season

Iowa wide receiver Matt VandeBerg to return for 2017 season

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa Athletics Department announced this week that senior wide receiver Matt VandeBerg has been granted a medical hardship waiver for a fifth year of eligibility…