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Journalists fall in love with Iowa in new comedy series - DesMoinesRegister.com

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 15:44

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Journalists fall in love with Iowa in new comedy series
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It's rare to see a show or film get Iowa right. And I can't hold any previous missteps against all the writers and creators and directors who've tried. Nuance is difficult, stereotype is so much easier; it's why there are so few “Mad Mens” and so many ...

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Tougher Iowa texting law advances - Mason City Globe Gazette

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 15:40

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Tougher Iowa texting law advances
Mason City Globe Gazette
And, members of a Senate subcommittee looking to change current Iowa law to make texting a primary offense that by itself could trigger a traffic stop indicated they would consider expanding Senate Study Bill 1002 to restrict communications and other ...
Coalition pushing for 'hands free' traffic law in IowaRadio Iowa
Lawmakers Consider Cracking Down on Texting Behind the WheelIowa Public Radio

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Peterson: Bill requiring Iowa, ISU to give millions to UNI doesn't match reality - DesMoinesRegister.com

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 15:11

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Peterson: Bill requiring Iowa, ISU to give millions to UNI doesn't match reality
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“Student tuition is being used to help the athletic budget at the University of Northern Iowa,” Sen. David Johnson, an independent from Ocheyedan in northwest Iowa, told Register Statehouse reporters Wednesday. “I think that is unfair to the students ...
Iowa lawmaker proposes sharing the athletic wealth with UNIThe Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

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An Iowa bill would let women sue doctors who perform their abortions - KTRK-TV

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 14:31

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An Iowa bill would let women sue doctors who perform their abortions
KTRK-TV
Regardless of whether the proposal advances to the full Legislature, it highlights how much abortion will dominate Iowa politics this year. The governor has already proposed a plan to end state funding for Planned Parenthood by passing up millions of ...
Iowa bill would allow lawsuits after abortionsKWQC-TV6
Iowa bill would let women sue doctor after abortionDesMoinesRegister.com
Iowa lawmakers tackling controversial abortion lawKCRG
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Iowa makes list as one of the best states to raise a family - DesMoinesRegister.com

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 14:03

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Iowa makes list as one of the best states to raise a family
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It's time to brag, Iowans. And for all of you new families moving to Iowa: Welcome home. We'll accept you with open arms, especially since the Hawkeye State cracked the top 10 in an annual list that ranks the best (and worst) states to raise a family.
Iowa lawmaker proposes sharing the athletic wealth with UNIThe Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

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Mediacom rolls out gigabit internet to 309 Iowa communities - DesMoinesRegister.com

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 12:34

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Mediacom rolls out gigabit internet to 309 Iowa communities
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Gigabit internet service is now available for more Iowans than ever before. But it will cost you. And portions of rural Iowa won't have access. Mediacom announced Wednesday that it has finalized a system-wide upgrade making 1 gigabit internet service ...
Mediacom Launches 1-Gig Across Iowa FootprintMultichannel News
Mediacom Communications Makes Iowa First Gigabit State in the NationBusiness Wire (press release)

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Authorities not sure driver knew his car hit Iowa man - DesMoinesRegister.com

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 12:31

Authorities not sure driver knew his car hit Iowa man
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LINCOLN, Neb. — Authorities have talked to a man whose vehicle fatally struck an Iowa woman in southeast Nebraska. Nineteen-year-old Merzedes Hart, of Council Bluffs, Iowa, was killed late Friday night as she crossed U.S. Highway 6 northeast of Lincoln.

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Former Iowa City prep standout injured in fiery crash in Missouri - DesMoinesRegister.com

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 10:07

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Former Iowa City prep standout injured in fiery crash in Missouri
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The Missouri State Patrol reports that Jacob Vollstedt, 22, of Iowa City, was headed south on I-29, five miles north of St. Joseph in northwest Missouri, at about 7:50 p.m. with 22-year-old Cole Forney of Maryville, Mo., according to KMA Land and other ...

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How Iowa Can Beat Penn State - FloWrestling

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 10:05

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How Iowa Can Beat Penn State
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The fourth-ranked Iowa Hawkeyes will be looking to rebound from their January 15 loss to No. 1 Oklahoma State when they play host to the undefeated and second-ranked Penn State Nittany Lions at Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Friday. While the matchup is ...

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Report of Iowa gunman turns out to be accidental shooting - KWQC-TV6

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 09:14

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Report of Iowa gunman turns out to be accidental shooting
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NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa (AP) — Police say an Iowa man who claimed he was shot by a random gunman was actually the victim of an accidental shooting. Police in North Liberty say the victim was shot in the leg and his condition is stable. Officers are still ...

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Iowa City leaders vote to not enforce federal immigration law - KETV Omaha

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 07:35

KETV Omaha

Iowa City leaders vote to not enforce federal immigration law
KETV Omaha
Iowa City leaders have decided the city won't help federal officials enforce immigration law. Advertisement. The City Council voted unanimously Tuesday for a resolution that says the city, with few exceptions, will not take law enforcement action and ...
Iowa City adopts limited role in immigration enforcementIowa City Press Citizen
Iowa City Council unanimously approves resolution concerning local police, immigration enforcementThe Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Iowa City approves motion regarding federal immigrant enforcementkwwl.com

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How Oliver Martin's recruitment blowing up impacts Iowa, A.J. Epenesa jumps to No. 6 overall, and more - Landof10.com

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 07:35

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How Oliver Martin's recruitment blowing up impacts Iowa, A.J. Epenesa jumps to No. 6 overall, and more
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The best way to start your day is right here at Landof10.com as we prepare you for everything you need to know about Iowa sports. We'll share our Hawkeyes Wake-Up Call here with you at 8:30 a.m. (ET) Monday through Friday. So let's get to it. Here is ...

E-cigarette explodes inside Iowa man's mouth - Fox News

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 06:55

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E-cigarette explodes inside Iowa man's mouth
Fox News
An Idaho man was seriously injured when an e-cigarette exploded in his mouth — scorching his skin and knocking out seven of his teeth. Andrew Hall, of Pocatello, said he was vaping before going to work this week when the device suddenly blew up.

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Iowa bill would allow lawsuits after abortions - KWQC-TV6

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 03:39

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Iowa bill would allow lawsuits after abortions
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Mark Chelgren is the Republican who introduced the bill. He says the measure is about holding doctors and clinics accountable. It's unclear how much GOP support the idea has in the Iowa Legislature, though the state's incoming Republican governor did ...
Iowa bill would let women upset over their abortion sue their doctorsDesMoinesRegister.com
Iowa bill would let women sue doctors who perform their abortionsOCRegister
Unprecedented Iowa Bill Would Allow Women To Sue Abortion Providerswhotv.com
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Bill would let women sue doctors who perform their abortions - Fox News

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 02:44

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Bill would let women sue doctors who perform their abortions
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Iowa lawmakers are considering a bill that would allow a woman who gets an abortion to sue the doctor who performed the procedure if she experiences emotional distress later. If approved, it would be the first law of its kind in the U.S.. The proposal ...
Iowa bill would let women upset over their abortion sue their doctorsDesMoinesRegister.com
Iowa lawmakers tackling controversial abortion lawKCRG
Unprecedented Iowa Bill Would Allow Women To Sue Abortion Providerswhotv.com
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
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Iowa City votes in favor of near-sanctuary city status - KCRG

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 23:18

KCRG

Iowa City votes in favor of near-sanctuary city status
KCRG
Many took turns at the podium including members of the center for worker Justice and university of Iowa students saying it was important for everyone to feel safe and welcome in Iowa city. "If undocumented residents fear they will be deported simply ...
Iowa City police looking for suspect in Monday armed robberyIowa City Press Citizen
Iowa City police investigating armed robberyThe Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

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Iowa City Council unanimously approves resolution concerning local police, immigration enforcement - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 21:54

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Iowa City Council unanimously approves resolution concerning local police, immigration enforcement
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
IOWA CITY — The Iowa City Council unanimously approved an immigration policy Tuesday night that makes clear the role of city police in immigration enforcement. Council members voted 7-0 to support a resolution that essentially states it's not the ...
Iowa City adopts limited role in immigration enforcementIowa City Press Citizen
Council: Iowa City won't help feds enforce immigration lawsWashington Times
Iowa City approves motion regarding federal immigrant enforcementkwwl.com

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Iowa Hy-Vee Part of Online Food Stamps Program - whotv.com

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 21:19

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Iowa Hy-Vee Part of Online Food Stamps Program
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Iowa -- A two-year program is set to begin in the summer that officials say will lead to a healthy change in small communities. Hy-Vee stores in Iowa have been chosen to take part in the U.S. Department of Agriculture's program that will allow food ...

Iowa City adopts limited role in immigration enforcement - Iowa City Press Citizen

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 21:03

Iowa City Press Citizen

Iowa City adopts limited role in immigration enforcement
Iowa City Press Citizen
Iowa City has adopted a policy that denies allocation of local resources to federal immigration enforcement, a move that codifies longstanding practices. The resolution, approved unanimously by the Iowa City Council on Tuesday, declares that the city ...
Iowa City Council unanimously approves resolution concerning local police, immigration enforcementThe Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

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Iowa bill would let women upset over their abortion sue their doctors - DesMoinesRegister.com

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 20:05

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Iowa bill would let women upset over their abortion sue their doctors
DesMoinesRegister.com
Iowa women who have had an abortion could sue their doctor for emotional distress they suffered from the procedure, even if that distress occurs years later, under a bill advanced Tuesday by an Iowa Senate subcommittee. Senate File 26, authored by Sen.
Iowa bill would let women sue doctors who perform their abortionsOCRegister
Iowa bill would allow claims for mental damage from abortionQuad City Times
Unprecedented Iowa Bill Would Allow Women To Sue Abortion Providerswhotv.com

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