Local News Headlines
- News Minute: Here is the latest Iowa news from The Associated Press
T-Mobile's $90 million nationwide settlement involving unwanted cellphone text services includes a payment of more than $232,000 to Iowa. The Iowa Attorney General's Office says more than 12,000 Iowans will qualify...
- This Hour: Latest Iowa news, sports, business and entertainment
A Libertarian candidate running for the Iowa Senate seat vacated by U.S. Senator-elect Joni Ernst will stand trial January 14th for misdemeanor sexual assault in Nebraska.
- Grassley: Holder will review Iowa man's drowning
U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley says U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder will personally review the case of an Iowa man who drowned while in a Missouri state trooper's custody.
- Jury finds Navy civilian from Iowa guilty on charges
Jurors have found a U.S. Navy civilian from Iowa guilty on charges of obstructing an investigation and making false statements.
- Iowa City man faces 18 counts of sexual abuse
Police say an Iowa City man has been accused of sexual abuse over several encounters.
- Iowa gets money in T-Mobile 'cramming' settlement
T-Mobile's $90 million nationwide settlement involving unwanted cellphone text services includes a payment of more than $232,000 to Iowa.
- Iowa's November unemployment rate drops to 4.3 percent
Iowa's unemployment rate dropped in November but remains slightly higher than the rate a year ago.
- Iowa Senate candidate faces charges in Nebraska
A Libertarian candidate running for the Iowa Senate seat vacated by U.S. Senator-elect Joni Ernst faces a misdemeanor sexual assault charge in eastern Nebraska.
- Iowa superintendent faces ethics charges over former worker
A school superintendent in western Iowa faces ethics charges in connection to the hiring of a former district employee accused of sexually assaulting a student.
- Report shows drop in Iowa farmland values
The average price of Iowa farmland fell nearly 9 percent in the past year but still remains far above prices seen a decade ago.
National News Headline
- Lawyer: Woman did not intend to hit pedestrians
The attorney for a 56-year-old woman accused in the deaths of four people, including a 6-year-old boy, said it was an accident when she ran her car into nearly a dozen pedestrians outside a California church, describing...
- Protesters in contempt of court for anti-whaling campaign
Radical environmentalists who threw acid and smoke bombs at Japanese whalers were found in contempt of court Friday for continuing their relentless campaign to disrupt the annual whale hunt off the waters of Antarctica.
- New York mayor caught between protests, police
Mayor Bill de Blasio was elected last year after making promises to keep crime low while improving relations between police and the community. As the tensions between those promises continue to mount, Friday showed just...
- Driver pleads not guilty in pedestrian deaths
A woman accused of killing four people, including a 6-year-old boy, while running her car into pedestrians outside a California church appeared in court Friday cuffed to a gurney and pleaded not guilty to vehicular...
- Lawsuit shows resistance to legalization of pot
Despite growing public support for legalizing marijuana, a lawsuit filed by Nebraska and Oklahoma shows that at least two segments of American society are prepared to fight the idea before the nation's highest court -...
- Prepackaged caramel apples linked to 4 deaths
Health officials are warning consumers to avoid prepackaged caramel apples because they are linked to four deaths and more than two dozen illnesses in 10 states.
- Sony on shelving 'The Interview': 'We had no choice'
Following pointed criticism from President Barack Obama for shelving "The Interview," Sony Pictures Entertainment on Friday defended its decision, claiming it had no choice but to cancel the film's Christmas Day...
- Theater shooter's parents plead for his life
The parents of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes begged Friday for his life to be spared through a plea bargain - a move that rekindled the long-running, emotional debate about whether the horrific details of the mass...
- Supreme Court won't stop gay marriages in Florida
The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday refused to block gay marriages in Florida, the latest of about three dozen states allowing same-sex weddings.
- Lawyer: Child molester won't testify in 1979 case
A convicted child molester who was long suspected in a 1979 missing child case plans to invoke his right against self-incrimination if called to testify in the murder trial of a man now charged with the crime, his lawyer...
- SportsFource Extra; Friday edition
Watch highlights of 11 Siouxland athletic events from Friday and see the SportsFource scoreboard from Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota.
- Buzzer beater by Bos leads Coyotes past Montana State
Brandon Bos hit a game-winning, 15-foot jumper just off the right elbow with two seconds left to give South Dakota a 55-53 win against Montana State Thursday inside the DakotaDome. It ended a three-game skid for the Coyotes.
- North wrestlers top SBL; West Sioux & SBL girls win
The Sioux City North wrestlers edged Sgt. Bluff-Luton on the mat, while the girls basketball teams at West Sioux and SB-L picked up wins. See the highlights and the SportsFource scoreboard.
- Big second period leads Fargo past Musketeers
The Sioux City Musketeers came into Thursday night's game against Fargo as the highest scoring team in the USHL's Western Conference, while the Force were the lowest scoring team with just 55 goals. But Fargo scored three goals in the second period and beat the Musketeers 4-2.
- Bandits sign four players for 2015
The Sioux City Bandits, members of Champions Indoor Football have announced four more player signings for the 2015 season. Scott Jensen, quarterback, is announcing his retirement after six seasons with the Bandits.
- Big Four Classic features Iowa's four Division I schools
The third annual Big Four Classic tips off in Des Moines on Saturday. Iowa, Iowa State, Northern Iowa and Drake will play under one roof at Wells Fargo Arena. A sellout crowd is expected.
- New Iowa girls basketball rankings
See the fourth basketball rankings from the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union in Classes 5A through 1A.
- Northeast CC adds two sports to athletic program
Administrators at Northeast Community College have announced that the Norfolk-based institution will add two new athletic programs to its growing roster of sports. Women's softball and men's soccer will begin at the College in Fall 2015.
- Pelini introduced Youngstown State, rips Nebraska AD
Bo Pelini is going home to Youngstown, Ohio, where he grew up and he'll become the next football coach at Youngstown State. Pelini comes to Youngstown after seven years at Nebraska where he went 67-27.
- Morningside's Pederson named SportsFource Champion
Not even a broken leg could keep Morningside wrestler Rulin Pederson form making his mark on the national stage last season. The two-time national tournament qualifier is back and better than ever and a fast start has moved him up in the NAIA rankings.
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