Local News Headlines
- Ex-Iowa State researcher seeks mercy in sentencing
A former Iowa State University researcher hopes a judge will show him mercy in deciding whether to send him to prison for scientific fraud.
- Paramedic helps Iowa woman with baby boy's delivery
A paramedic has helped a suburban Des Moines woman with the home delivery of her baby son.
- News Minute: Here is the latest Iowa news from The Associated Press
A former University of Iowa student has been arrested in China where he'll be prosecuted in the killing of an Iowa State student whose body was found in Iowa City last fall. Authorities say 23-year-old Xiangnan Li was...
- GOP's Jeb Bush to release 33 years of personal tax returns
Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush plans Tuesday to release 33 years of his personal income tax returns, including before and after his two terms as Florida governor.
- Officials say man rescued after fall from cliff at Iowa park
A second person in nine days has fallen from a cliff in a central Iowa state park.
- Student from China faces Chinese prosecution in Iowa slaying
A former University of Iowa student from China has been charged in China with killing an Iowa State student whose body was found in her car trunk in Iowa City last fall.
- This Hour: Latest Iowa news, sports, business and entertainment
A jury has ruled that the former dean of the University of Iowa law school didn't commit political discrimination when she passed over a conservative lawyer for teaching jobs.
- Branstad extends bird flu disaster proclamation
Gov. Terry Branstad has extended a state of disaster emergency through July 31 in response to the bird flu outbreak in the state.
- Iowa Board of Regents cuts job of longtime spokeswoman
The board that governs Iowa's public universities has let go a 29-year employee who had been its spokeswoman for years.
- Authorities reopen Des Moines street affected by flooding
Authorities have reopened a major street near downtown Des Moines that was affected by flooding from the nearby Raccoon River.
National News Headline
- Residents pick through charred remains of Washington homes
Tom Bryant watched a wildfire charge up a hillside toward his home, then turned and told his wife it was time to go.
- Texas abortion providers study whether clinics could reopen
Abortion providers cheered a move by the U.S. Supreme Court to temporarily block part of a Texas law that would have closed more than half the state's 19 remaining abortion clinics. Now they are studying whether it...
- Pope in US to meet with homeless, prisoners and immigrants
Pope Francis will meet with homeless people, immigrants and prisoners during his upcoming trip to Cuba and the United States. He'll also preside over a meeting about religious liberty - a major issue for the U.S....
- Will latest inflammatory comments tarnish Trump's brand?
Is Donald Trump's business empire as Teflon-coated as his hair appears to be?
- 'Mind blowing' flames destroy homes in Washington state
From just across the Wenatchee River, Dominick Bonny watched a whole neighborhood in his central Washington town burn as a wildfire destroyed two dozen homes and forced hundreds to flee.
- Coal industry scores a win but fate of plants still in air
Coal companies and their supporters scored a courtroom victory with a U.S. Supreme Court decision that said the Obama administration failed to take potential costs into account when it decided to regulate toxic emissions...
- Scientists look into why most Alzheimer's patients are women
Nearly two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimer's disease are women, and now some scientists are questioning the long-held assumption that it's just because they tend to live longer than men.
- Oklahoma, Florida move quickly to resume lethal injections
Oklahoma and Florida moved quickly to resume lethal injections after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the use of midazolam, a sedative that has been used in several problematic executions.
- Game-changer: Vegas moves toward arcade-style video gambling
Bragging rights are usually the only reward at the end of a well-played video game. But what if high scores came with cash, too?
- Pre-Civil War baseball team card going on the auction block
For decades, a circa 1860s Brooklyn Atlantics team baseball card was tucked away, first inside a secret drawer of a bedroom set and then between the pages of a photo album.
- L-B tops Woodbury Central; Kuhlmann's no-hitter helps MVAO clinch WVC title
The 14th-ranked Lawton-Bronson softball team edged Woodbury Central, while Korey Kuhlmann's no-hitter propelled MVAO to a 6-0 win over Kingsley-Pierson. See highlights of both and check out Monday's SportsFource Scoreboard.
- Explorers thump Winnipeg in series opener
Matty Johnson had three RBIs, the Explorers clubbed 15 hits and Sioux City opened the series with Winnipeg with an 11-3 win on Monday.
- New Iowa high school baseball rankings
Nine Siouxland teams make this week's Iowa high school baseball poll. See the complete rankings.
- Explorers lose to Amarillo again, split with Thunderheads
The Explorers notched 11 hits, but Stefan Gartrell went 4-for-5 with two RBIs as Amarillo clubs 13 hits and beat Sioux City 6-3 on Sunday.
- Explorers host Challenger Little League ahead of series finale
Earlier this season, the Explorers held a kids clinic in Kingsley, Iowa, ahead of an exhibition game. Sunday, the X's held another community event at Lewis and Clark Park- this one, assisting little league players with disabilities.
- Explorers' eight-game home winning streak snapped in loss to Amarillo
Logan Vick tallied three RBIs, Jason Martin added a home run and Amarillo chased Sioux City starter Jeff Marquez in the third inning en route to a 6-5 win Saturday.
- Hinton tops MVAO to win home tournament; West sneaks past Lewis Central
The Hinton baseball team won their home tournament over MVAO, while West beat Lewis Central. See highlights of both, and check out Saturday's SportsFource Scoreboard.
- Zuhlsdorf drafted by Lightning
Musketeer Ryan Zuhlsdorf was selected in the fifth round, 150th overall by the Tampa Bay Lightning.
- Stadium expansion nearly finished at Iowa State
Iowa State's been talking about closing in the South End Zone of their football stadium for decades. Construction is 80% done and everything will be ready by opening night in September.
- Westwood celebrates softball ranking with win; Ridge View tops Woodbury Central
Westwood celebrated their entry into the softball rankings with a big win over Riverside while the Ridge View baseball team edged Woodbury Central. See the highlights and the SportsFource scoreboard.
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