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Emergency officials tend to a woman injured after a collision with a semi Tuesday afternoon in Waterloo. Emergency officials tend to a woman injured after a collision with a semi Tuesday afternoon in Waterloo.

Woman on wheelchair hit by semi in downtown Waterloo

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A woman on a motorized wheelchair was taken to the hospital Tuesday afternoon after she was apparently hit by a semi cab. More>>

Obama: Ebola outbreak a threat to global security

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Calling the Ebola outbreak in West Africa a potential threat to global security, President Barack Obama is ordering 3,000 U.S. military personnel to the stricken region amid worries that both the financial and human cost... More>>

Theater shooting victim's parents sue ammo seller

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The parents of a woman killed in the Colorado theater shootings filed a lawsuit Tuesday accusing four online retailers of improperly selling ammunition, tear gas, a high-capacity magazine and body armor used in the attack. More>>

Bullet fired into Dubuque house; police investigating

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A bullet was found inside a Dubuque home Monday morning. More>>

Dubuque mechanic injured after being pinned by rolling truck

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An employee at a Dubuque auto repair shop was seriously injured after he was pinned trying to stop a truck from rolling away. More>>

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NEW DETAILS: Oelwein suspect tried to run over officers

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A criminal complaint released on Tuesday says a Maynard man arrested after a manhunt in Oelwein is charged with attempted murder because he tried to run over officers with a vehicle. More>>

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UPDATE: Waterloo suspects arrested after man's body found

Anthony Tronca, 43, of Waterloo and Jessica Tronca, 29 Anthony Tronca, 43, of Waterloo and Jessica Tronca, 29
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Two suspects wanted for questioning in the killing of a Waterloo man were arrested. More>>

UN: Nearly $1 billion needed now to stop Ebola

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President Obama is expected to announce later Tuesday that the United States will be sending 3,000 American troops to help provide aid. 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>>

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>>

Casey Frederiksen hearing set for Tuesday in Bremer Co. Video included

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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

John Pickart, 68, of Norway John Pickart, 68, of Norway
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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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