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Facebook’s Zuckerberg on hot seat over huge data breach

Facebook’s Zuckerberg on hot seat over huge data breach

MENLO PARK, CALIFORNIA – A political data firm gave information it got from a Facebook personality quiz app to President Trump’s 2016 election campaign, and now the social media giant’s…

Trump congratulates Putin on election win, then slammed by McCain

Trump congratulates Putin on election win, then slammed by McCain

WASHINGTON, D.C. ­– Congratulatory phone calls to dictators is no way for a President to behave, says Senator John McCain, after Russia’s Putin was praised by Donald Trump for winning…

Mason City council approves $500,000 in aid to hotel developer, plus $8,000 for skywalk study

Mason City council approves $500,000 in aid to hotel developer, plus $8,000 for skywalk study

MASON CITY – The Mason City mayor and council took more steps this week to make sure the Renaissance Project takes flight, approving payouts to a hotel developer and a…

Wisconsin child porn aficionado and gamer sent to prison for traveling to Iowa to entice minor

Wisconsin child porn aficionado and gamer sent to prison for traveling to Iowa to entice minor

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Wisconsin man who enticed an Iowa minor to engage in illegal sexual activity was sentenced to 30 years in federal prison on March 19, 2018. Carson…

Homicidal drunk driver sent to prison for 25 years

Homicidal drunk driver sent to prison for 25 years

MASON CITY – A homicidal drunk driver has been sent to prison for a quarter-century after she killed a motorcyclist last summer. Nathan R. Wadsley, age 31 of Belmond, was…

Zoetis plant in Charles City set for expansion

Zoetis plant in Charles City set for expansion

CHARLES CITY – The Zoetis plant in Charles City is set for expansion. The Charles City city council met on March 19 and approved a development agreement with Zoetis, Inc.,…

Charles City police raid homes in search of illegal drugs

Charles City police raid homes in search of illegal drugs

CHARLES CITY – Charles City police raided homes this week in search of illegal drugs. According to the Charles City police department, officers executed two search warrants Monday, March 19…