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October 07, 2019 - 8:51 pm
The union representing workers at pork processing plants has sued the federal government to challenge new rules finalized in September that allow companies to set line speeds and turn more food safety tasks over to company employees. The United Food and Commercial Workers International Union and...
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August 28, 2019 - 6:23 pm
When President Donald Trump ordered tariffs on China that scrambled global grain markets, many U.S. farmers were willing to absorb the financial hit. But the patience of Midwest farmers with a president they mostly supported in 2016 is being newly tested. The administration has now granted waivers...
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August 27, 2019 - 7:02 pm
Lawyers are withdrawing a subpoena that sought the interview notes of an Iowa journalist who wrote a book about a lottery insider who rigged jackpots in several states. Perry Beeman received the subpoena last week from lawyers for Larry Dawson, an Iowa jackpot winner who contends that the rigging...
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August 15, 2019 - 5:49 pm
An Iowa-based grocery store chain is warning customers about what it says is a security incident involving payment card systems. Hy-Vee said in a news release Wednesday that it launched an investigation after it detected unauthorized activity on some of its payment processing systems — activity...
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July 04, 2019 - 7:15 pm
Former Vice President Joe Biden says President Donald Trump's Fourth of July spectacle in Washington "misses the point." Biden was speaking to a few hundred supporters in working-class Marshalltown, Iowa. The Democratic presidential candidate says, "I wonder what Donald Trump will say this evening...
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May 07, 2019 - 7:24 pm
Authorities have identified a driver who died following a three-vehicle chase and shooting in Council Bluffs. Police say Ethan Edgar, 18, of Hutchinson, Kansas, was killed. Police say the incident began when a man and several of his friends went looking for the man's stolen car Monday afternoon...
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May 03, 2019 - 6:53 pm
A former college softball player fatally shot while driving in eastern Iowa will be memorialized Friday at a funeral Mass in her Kansas hometown. Micalla Alexis Rettinger, 25, was shot early Sunday morning as she drove over a wooded area along the Cedar River in Waterloo. The former University of...
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April 26, 2019 - 9:05 pm
The leaders of several Midwest states hit recently by flooding along the Missouri River say they've received assurances from the U.S. Corps of Engineers that the states will "have a seat at the table" when it comes to river management decisions. The governors of Iowa, Nebraska and Missouri and...
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April 11, 2019 - 7:25 pm
The latest Census of Agriculture shows the number of farms and ranches in the U.S. has fallen but the remaining operations are larger and are responsible for a higher percentage of agricultural sales. The U.S. Department of Agriculture released the 2017 Census of Agriculture on Thursday, marking...
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April 11, 2019 - 11:27 am
The NTSB concluded that the cause of a June 2017 accident at Monticello Regional Airport in Iowa was the result of the pilot having a large dog as a passenger in the cockpit. Watch the latest video at
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