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Body found in Waterloo, police search for AJT Auto Repair owner

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Waterloo Police are searching for the owner of a local auto repair shop in connection with the disappearance of a Waterloo man and the discovery of a body near Highway 218. More>>

Discipline vs. Child Abuse

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It's the question that is being asked all across the country tonight - including right here in Iowa. When it comes to disciplining our children, how far is too far? It took a major NFL star to be indicted on child abuse charges to renew the conversation. The pictures tell the story - a four year old - beaten with a switch. Cuts and bruises to his back, buttocks, ankles, legs, scrotum - and defensive wounds to his hand. His father, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, admits he gave... More>>

Quad amputee Taylor Morris and girlfriend Danielle get engaged

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Cedar Falls veteran Taylor Morris and his long-time girlfriend Danielle Kelly are engaged. More>>

UPDATE: Cedar Rapids PPEL officially approved

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After the official Cedar Rapids canvass today, the vote count is unchanged -- meaning the levy passed voter approval. More>>

Cedar Rapids children's zoo closed for maintenance

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The Old MacDonald's Farm and the Schuknecht Waterfowl Exhibit in the Bever Park's Children's Zoo in Cedar Rapids will be closed for painting and building maintenance on Wednesday and Thursday, September 17 and 18. More>>

U. of Iowa to test Hawk Alert system Wednesday

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The University of Iowa will be testing its Hawk Alert system on Wednesday. That's the universities emergency announcement system that's used to tell those on campus when there's an emergency situation or a possible threat to public safety. More>>

Vikings bring back Peterson despite abuse charge

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The Minnesota Vikings have seen the details. They have seen photos of the injuries that Adrian Peterson's 4-year-old son suffered at the hands of the star running back. They have a history of punishing players who have... More>>

Bever Park's Zoo Closed for Painting

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Old MacDonald's Farm and the Schuknecht Waterfowl Exhibit in Bever Park will be closed on Wed. Sept. 17 through Fri. Sept. 19 for maintenance of the buildings.
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2 new sexual assaults at U of Iowa

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On Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, at the Iowa State vs. Iowa football game, a non-student reported to University of Iowa Police that she was touched inappropriately while she was in section 106-107 of Kinnick Stadium.
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CR to host African music group

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On Tuesday, Sept 16, the African American Museum of Iowa will host the African music group Kinobe the Wamu Spirit. More>>

Casey Frederiksen hearing set for Tuesday in Bremer Co.

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A hearing has been scheduled for the man accused of killing a 5-year-old northern Iowa girl in 2005. More>>

Norway driver identified in fatal Hawkeye Downs Speedway crash

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Cedar Rapids police have released the name of the man killed in a crash at the Hawkeye Downs Speedway. More>>

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  • Weakening Odile pushes up Mexico's Baja California

    Weakening Odile pushes up Mexico's Baja California

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 5:11 AM EDT2014-09-16 09:11:34 GMT
    A weakening Tropical Storm Odile pushed up Mexico's Baja California Peninsula early Tuesday, dumping heavy rains that could bring dangerous flash floods and mudslides but also a potential boon to the...More >>
    A weakening Tropical Storm Odile pushed up Mexico's Baja California Peninsula early Tuesday, dumping heavy rains that could bring dangerous flash floods and mudslides but also a potential boon to the drought-stricken...More >>
  • Vikings bring back Peterson despite abuse charge

    Vikings bring back Peterson despite abuse charge

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 5:02 AM EDT2014-09-16 09:02:01 GMT
    Adrian Peterson was back at Minnesota Vikings headquarters on Monday, and the first thing fullback Jerome Felton did when he saw his star running back was give him a high-five.More >>
    Adrian Peterson was back at Minnesota Vikings headquarters on Monday, and the first thing fullback Jerome Felton did when he saw his star running back was give him a high-five.More >>
  • Judge in Pistorius trial faces criticism

    Judge in Pistorius trial faces criticism

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 5:01 AM EDT2014-09-16 09:01:55 GMT
    Several legal groups in South Africa say they are concerned about harsh criticism of the judge who found Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide, but not guilty of the more serious charge of murder.More >>
    Several legal groups in South Africa have expressed concern about threats and harsh criticism of the judge who found Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide, but not guilty of the more serious charge of murder.More >>
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