Local News Headlines
- Iowa State football off to another awful start
One of the defining qualities of Iowa State coach Paul Rhoads is his ability to generate optimism in lieu of success.
- Missouri Valley neighborhood evacuated
Residents of a neighborhood in Missouri Valley have been evacuated after water from the overflowing Boyer River broke through a levee.
- Muscatine man hospitalized after fall from boat
A Muscatine man has been hospitalized with a leg injury after he fell from a boat in the Mississippi River.
- Severe storms roll through Iowa with strong winds
Severe storms have been sweeping across Iowa, with heavy rains causing some flooding and strong wind gusts snapping tree limbs and affecting power lines.
- Contract between CHI Health, insurer expires
The contract between Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska and Catholic Health Initiatives' UniNet has expired without a new agreement.
- Mason City man sent to mental health facility
A Mason City man found not guilty by reason of insanity in the stabbing death of his father is being sent to the state's Cherokee Mental Health Institute.
- 2016 hopefuls jockey even before mid-term contests
The finish line in November's mid-term elections is just the start of the next race for the White House.
- Iowa district criticized over bullying complaints
Some parents are dissatisfied with how a northern Iowa school district is handling complaints about bullying and harassment.
- Collision injures Cedar Rapids officer
A Cedar Rapids police officer has been injured in a traffic accident.
- SUV rolled over infant, Des Moines police say
Des Moines authorities say an infant has died at a hospital after being run over by a sport utility vehicle.
National News Headline
- US eating habits improve a bit _ except among poor
Americans' eating habits have improved - except among the poor, evidence of a widening wealth gap when it comes to diet. Yet even among wealthier adults, food choices remain far from ideal, a 12-year study found.
- Study: Action-packed TV might make you snack more
Could action-packed TV fare make you fat? That's the implication of a new study that found people snacked more watching fast-paced television than viewing a more leisurely paced talk show.
- Chefs, breeders pair up to produce tastier veggies
There's a good chance that many of the suddenly trendy vegetables that foodies latch on to in the next decade will benefit from research at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
- No gray area: Beliefs shape views of Brown killing
Lamont Jones and Keith Stephens stood 60 feet from each other, separated by four lanes of pavement and a thousand miles of perception.
- NY West Indian Day Parade marred by nearby slaying
Colorful floats, elaborate costumes, politicians and merrymakers filled Brooklyn's streets Monday for the annual West Indian Day Parade, a massive Caribbean celebration that was marred by a fatal shooting nearby before...
- Ebola in mind, US colleges screen some students
College students from West Africa may be subject to extra health checks when they arrive to study in the United States as administrators try to insulate campuses from the worst Ebola outbreak in history.
- Atlantic City's Revel starts closing after 2 years
The most spectacular and costly failure in Atlantic City's 36-year history of casino gambling began to play out Monday when the $2.4 billion Revel Casino Hotel emptied its hotel.
- 2016ers jockey even before congressional elections
One set of elections ends in early November as another begins when presidential hopefuls cross the unofficial starting line in the 2016 race for the White House.
- Surly 2014 electorate poised to 'keep the bums in'
A surly electorate that holds Congress in even lower regard than unpopular President Barack Obama is willing to "keep the bums in," with at least 365 incumbents in the 435-member House and 18 of 28 senators on a glide path...
- US to begin safety testing Ebola vaccine next week
Federal researchers next week will start testing humans with an experimental vaccine to prevent the deadly Ebola virus.
- Iowa State has adjustments to make after loss to North Dakota State
Iowa State's season opener did not go as planned. Facing three-time defending FCS champions North Dakota State, who had beaten four straight FBS opponents, this was a chance for the Cyclones to prove themselves early on.
- Iowa has work to do after win over UNI
It took four quarters for Iowa to finally put away a persistent Northern Iowa team, as the Hawkeyes moved to 16-1 all time against the rival Panthers. For Iowa, the 31-23 victory over UNI had its good points, and its bad.
- Former Coyote Starr makes Atlanta Falcons' final roster
Former South Dakota linebacker Tyler Starr made the final 53-man roster on the Atlanta Falcons Saturday.
- Iowa pulls away from UNI late, defeats Panthers for first win
Jake Rudock threw for 250 yards and two touchdowns and Iowa hung to beat Northern Iowa 31-23 on Saturday.
- Hinton, Westwood earn wins at CNOS Foundation Football Classic
Saturday's prep scores.
- Northwestern, Briar Cliff suffer season-opening losses; NAIA scores
Saturday's NAIA scores.
- Muskies earn bronze medal at Junior Club World Cup
The Sioux City Musketeers earned the bronze medal at the Junior Club World Cup with a 4-3 overtime win over Dynamo Shinnik of Belarus Saturday.
- 22nd-ranked Nebraska clobbers Florida Atlantic in opener
Ameer Abdullah ran for a career-high 232 yards, Tommy Armstrong Jr. passed for a career-high 271 yards and two TDs, and No. 22 Nebraska defeated Florida Atlantic 55-7 Saturday.
- North Dakota State scores 34 unanswered, downs Iowa State in 2014 opener
John Crockett ran for 138 yards and three touchdowns and FCS power North Dakota State opened the season with its 25th straight victory, beating Iowa State 34-14 on Saturday.
- SportsFource Extra highlights and scores
Watch highlights of 11 Siouxland football games and see the SportsFource scoreboard from Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota.
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