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March 17, 2019 - 5:20 am
Authorities were using boats and large vehicles on Saturday to rescue and evacuate residents in parts of the Midwest where a recent deluge of rainwater and snowmelt was sent pouring over frozen ground, overwhelming creeks and rivers, and killing at least one person. The scramble to move people out...
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January 30, 2019 - 6:51 pm
The body of a University of Iowa student has been found on the campus in Iowa City, and officials say they believe his death was weather-related. Television station KCRG reports that the body of Gerald Belz, 18, was found behind an academic hall just before 3:00 a.m. Wednesday by campus police. He...
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January 04, 2019 - 7:43 pm
The U.S. Department of Agriculture says it must delay the release of key crop reports due to the partial government shutdown. The announcement Friday left investors and farmers without vital information during an already tumultuous time for agricultural markets. The USDA planned to release the...
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November 08, 2018 - 6:26 pm
The U.S. Department of Agriculture says farmers are expected to harvest the largest soybean crop on record but must deal with a constricted market in which to sell the crop because of President Donald Trump's tariff battle with China. In its latest update released Thursday, the USDA places the...
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October 28, 2018 - 1:20 am
Lottery officials say two tickets have won the estimated $750 million Powerball jackpot. Powerball officials say tickets purchased in Iowa and New York match all six numbers in Saturday night's drawing. The jackpot is the fourth-largest in U.S. history. The winning numbers were 8, 12, 13, 19 and 27...
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AP Photo/Susan Walsh
October 09, 2018 - 9:42 pm
Chants of "Lock her up!" rang once again throughout an Iowa arena as President Donald Trump rallied supporters Tuesday night. But this time, the staple of Trump's 2016 campaign against Democrat Hillary Clinton had a new target: California Sen. Dianne Feinstein. Trump, who was in the state boosting...
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September 23, 2018 - 1:26 am
The amount of water being released into the lower Missouri River will be temporarily reduced because of recent heavy rains in southeastern South Dakota and northwestern Iowa. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it is reducing the amount of water being released from the Fort Randall and Gavins...
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Iowa Department of Public Safety via AP
August 22, 2018 - 10:25 pm
A Mexican man charged with killing an Iowa college student worked on a dairy farm for years under a false name just a few miles from where the young woman was allegedly abducted while running last month, his employer said Wednesday. Cristhian Bahena Rivera was a good employee who showed up on time...
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AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall
August 21, 2018 - 7:20 pm
The body of the missing University of Iowa college student Mollie Tibbetts was found bringing an end to the five week search. Murder suspect Cristhian Bathena Rivera was charged with first-degree murder. Here is a timeline of the events since her disappearance. Watch the latest video at video...
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August 05, 2018 - 10:38 am
Investigators direct resources to find missing Iowa college student. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com
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