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Sen. Ernst town hall gets heated over health care Video included

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Health care was at the forefront during Senator Joni Ernst's town hall in Johnson County.  

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TRACKING: Hot First Weekend of Fall

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Summer-like conditions stick with us through the first weekend of fall.

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Eastern Iowa Honor Flight, rescheduled

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An Honor Flight for 80 Veterans has been rescheduled, after it was cancelled due to weather. 

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#22 UNI Volleyball team beats Valparaiso 3-1 in MVC opener

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The No. 22-ranked University of Northern Iowa volleyball team notched a 3-1 victory over the Valparaiso Crusaders in the Missouri Valley Conference opener for both squads. UNI won by set scores of 25-21, 23-25, 25-22, 25-16.

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Three die when car crashes into creek in Iowa County

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The Iowa State Patrol says three people have died and another person is in the hospital tonight after the crash.

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Saturday only: Household Toxic Materials & Electronics Drop-off Event

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From 9 a.m. until 2 p.m., you can drop off your household toxic materials and electronics at the Cedar Falls Public Works Complex, located at 2200 Technology Parkway in Cedar Falls. 

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Secretary Pate: Iowa's elections system targeted but not breached

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Iowa's top elections official says there were "attempted outside intrusions" on the state's elections system last year, but no breaches.

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Ceremony honors lives of 50 people who donated their bodies to science Video included

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The lives of more than 50 people were put to rest today, a year after their deaths. 

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Colorado principal, assistant out after forced-splits video

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A Colorado principal has retired and an athletic director has resigned after videos surfaced showing a high school cheerleading coach pushing cheerleaders down in splits.

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Cedar Rapids police respond to rollover crash

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Police say the driver had to be pulled from the vehicle.

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Irving Elementary holds Healthiest State Annual Walk Video included

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Hundreds of students were burning some energy this afternoon in a walk part of the Cedar Valley Blue Zones Project Students at Irving Elementary in Waterloo.

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Digging Deeper: Jury awards $10M verdict in medical malpractice case in Dubuque County Video included

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A record $10 million dollar verdict has been reached in a medical malpractice lawsuit in eastern Iowa.

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Pumpkins @ The Park Saturday morning

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Don"t  miss Pumpkins @ the Park tomorrow (Saturday, Sept. 23) morning. Beau's Buddies will be selling pumpkins starting at 9 a.m.Saturday at the future site of the Place To Play Park, the corner of Ashworth and Algonquin in Cedar Falls,  

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Students released early from school Video included

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Several schools are canceling evening events, and some students are headed home early because of the hot and humid weather. 

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Manchester Police Department receive new body cameras

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The Manchester Police Department are now wearing all new body cameras.

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Electronic music icon Gary Numan returns to the spotlight

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Electronic music pioneer Gary Numan's new album is a grim vision of the future, set in a "windswept hell" after global warming has created violent tribes.

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Hope Solo says she has settled grievance with US Soccer

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Solo was suspended for six months and her contract with the federation was terminated after she called the Swedish team "a bunch of cowards" following the U.S. team's quarterfinal loss.

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Tyson Foods plans expansion project in Waterloo

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This week, it was announced that Tyson Foods will be expanding its Waterloo plant.

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Burglar breaks into Amvets Video included

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Police are looking for the burglar who broke into an Amvets Post and stole money.

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Starbucks hero could be sued by suspect Video included

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The armed robber didn't count on a customer stepping in.

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Five Flags Center in Dubuque adding additional security

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Starting this weekend, the Five Flags Center in Dubuque is adding additional security measures for all ticketed events. 

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UNI students build tiny homes for the homeless Video included

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Helping others through hands-on learning. Some UNI students built tiny houses for homeless people in Iowa.  

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Free health screenings at Walmart tomorrow

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People can get free blood pressure and glucose screenings along with the flu vaccine.

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"Disturbing. Disgusting;" Vandalism and animal abuse found at Iowa cemetery

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An Iowa cemetery has up to $30,000 in damage after being vandalized.
 

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New York governor to visit Puerto Rico

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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is heading to the Caribbean for the second time in a week to get a firsthand look at the damage left behind by a hurricane.

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Iowa county sued after officers allegedly enter wrong home

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An Iowa county faces a lawsuit after five of its sheriff's officers were accused of confiscating and destroying property while executing a search warrant at a wrong address.

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New horse at Camp Courageous offers new experience for many campers Video included

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Camp Courageous has a new four legged friend, and her name is Molly. 

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State set to take over deadly asbestos cleanup site

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The company agreed in a 2008 settlement to pay the EPA $250 million for cleanup work.

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Update: Arrest made in Waterloo crash that killed baby Video included

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Derrick Johnson has been charged with homicide by vehicle/operating under the influence.

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Grassley: Did FBI brief or warn Trump campaign about potential Russian election influence attempts

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Iowa Republican United States Senator, Charles Grassley, is asking the FBI whether it ever briefed or warned Trump campaign officials about alleged attempts by the Russian government to infiltrate the campaign.  

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