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TRACKING: Rain and snow through midnight, sunshine Sunday

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Rain and snow will be possible through midnight, with northwestern areas getting less than one inch.  The wind picks up overnight, into Sunday.  Warmer temperatures expected for parts of next week.

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GOP House chairman criticizes Democratic memo

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Congress releases redacted Democratic memo pushing back on GOP claims of surveillance abuses in FBI's Russia probe.

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Colleges: Student protesters shouldn't worry about admission

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Dozens of college and universities are telling students who may face discipline at their high schools for participating in gun control demonstrations to relax.

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Driver crashes into Marion home

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They say there were no injuries other than the medical emergency the driver was experiencing.

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Former basketball coach under investigation for child pornography Video included

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According to an affidavit files on the video camera showed  "young, non-adult male individuals disrobing to the point of nudity."

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Smoke pours from Waterloo home

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Crews were called to 208 Randal Street in Waterloo around 5 p.m. Smoke could be seen pouring from the home, but a KWWL crew on scene did not see any flames.

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US sailor hit by helicopter blade dies

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A sailor has died after he was struck by a helicopter blade at the Camp Pendleton Marine Corps base, north of San Diego.

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Body awaiting cremation found 3 years later at funeral home

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A South Carolina coroner says the decomposed body of a woman whose family thought she had been cremated almost three years ago has been discovered at a funeral home. 

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Abuse charge against Iowa nursing home operator dropped

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A county prosecutor has dropped charges against a southeastern Iowa nursing home operator. 

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Iowa county returns ban on guns in courthouse

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County supervisors in western Iowa have renewed a ban on guns in the courthouse after a dispute over allowing weapons in parts of the building where court services aren't held. 

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Prominent Iowa AAU coach out amid pornography investigation

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A prominent Iowa youth basketball coach has left his organization amid a criminal investigation into secret video recordings of nude teenagers.

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German shepherd hit by bullets, saves owner during home invasion, report says

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A German Shepard is being hailed as a “four-legged angel” after reportedly getting hit by three bullets while protecting his owner during a home invasion attempt this week in Washington. 

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Abuse charge against Iowa nursing home operator dropped

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A county prosecutor has dropped charges against a southeastern Iowa nursing home operator.   

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Iowa father of suffocated baby pleads guilty to charges

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An Ankeny man whose baby died after becoming wedged between a mattress and a wall has pleaded guilty to child endangerment and other counts.   

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Streaker in Pink Tutu Crashes Olympic Speedskating Event

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Luis Kjeld of the Netherlands may have won the gold medal in the men’s 1000m speedskating competition, but the real highlight of the event was a tutu-wearing streaker that graced the ice. 

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Canadian athlete arrested after taking a car at Olympics

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South Korean police say they've detained a Canadian ski cross competitor, his wife and a coach for allegedly taking a car during the Pyeongchang Olympics. 

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Des Moines city cemetery cleanup to begin March 1

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Flowers and decorations left on graves in several Des Moines city cemeteries must be picked up by the end of the month, or be thrown out by city workers. 

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GOP tax law leads to a tax hike, more revenue in some states

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A tax overhaul is giving most Americans a break on their federal income taxes. 

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2018 Winter Olympics: What happened while you were sleeping

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These are the highlights as events continue in PyeongChang. 

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  • NRA, Florida face backlash after latest school shooting

    NRA, Florida face backlash after latest school shooting

    Saturday, February 24 2018 8:45 PM EST2018-02-25 01:45:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Feb. 15, 2006, file photo, BlackRock headquarters is shown in New York. U.S. companies are taking a closer look at investments, co-branding deals and other ties to the gun industry and its public face, the ...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Feb. 15, 2006, file photo, BlackRock headquarters is shown in New York. U.S. companies are taking a closer look at investments, co-branding deals and other ties to the gun industry and its public face, the ...
    NRA faces corporate backlash after latest school shooting.More >>
    NRA faces corporate backlash after latest school shooting.More >>
  • Admirers salute Billy Graham as motorcade crosses N Carolina

    Admirers salute Billy Graham as motorcade crosses N Carolina

    Saturday, February 24 2018 8:18 PM EST2018-02-25 01:18:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nell Redmond, File). FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2010 file photo, evangelist Billy Graham, 92, speaks during an interview at the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association headquarters in Charlotte, N.C. Graham, who died Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, at h...(AP Photo/Nell Redmond, File). FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2010 file photo, evangelist Billy Graham, 92, speaks during an interview at the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association headquarters in Charlotte, N.C. Graham, who died Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, at h...
    The Rev. Billy Graham's body will be brought to his hometown of Charlotte on Saturday as part of a procession expected to draw crowds of well-wishers.More >>
    The Rev. Billy Graham's body will be brought to his hometown of Charlotte on Saturday as part of a procession expected to draw crowds of well-wishers.More >>
  • Greitens blames politics, but even some in GOP concerned

    Greitens blames politics, but even some in GOP concerned

    Saturday, February 24 2018 8:18 PM EST2018-02-25 01:18:37 GMT
    (St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP). A booking photo provided by the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department shows Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018.  A St. Louis grand jury has indicted Greit...(St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP). A booking photo provided by the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department shows Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. A St. Louis grand jury has indicted Greit...
    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is defiant, even amid calls for impeachment or resignation, after a St. Louis grand jury indicts him for felony invasion of privacy.More >>
    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is defiant, even amid calls for impeachment or resignation, after a St. Louis grand jury indicts him for felony invasion of privacy.More >>
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