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TRACKING: Warm today followed by storm chances tomorrow

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Our warm weather turns cooler next week due to storm chances this weekend. 

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Markets Right Now: Banks, technology lead early stock gains

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Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street, led by gains in technology companies and banks.

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TODAY: Oelwein football team will do their own version of "Hawkeye Wave"

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You've probably heard about the 'wave." 

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Coroner IDs CSU student among 3 fatally shot

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  Authorities have released the name of a 22-year-old student who was among three people found shot to death at an apartment building near Colorado State University. 

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'Property Wars' star pleads guilty to ID theft in Phoenix

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A former star on the "Property Wars" reality TV show has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit bank fraud and two other charges involving furniture stores he owns and operates in the Phoenix metro area. 

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Waterloo hospital hopes to honor nurse's legacy with new addition

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Honoring a young nurse's legacy...  

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Dubuque receives more funding for Eagle Point Park project

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The City of Dubuque received its second Resource Enhancement and Protection (REAP) grant of $200,000 this week for work to be done at Eagle Point Park. 

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Panel: Projections for Iowa's budget are down again

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The panel says Iowa's economy is growing more slowly than expected.

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2A District Cross Country at Dike Video included

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Fifteen teams participating in a 2-A girls and boys district cross country meet at the Fox Ridge golf course in Dike... In the girls race ---several runners begin to separate themselves from the pack about one mile into the three mile race

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Mark Farley Interview Video included

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Rick Coleman: Good Evening I am Rick Coleman here with the Head Football Coach of the Northern Iowa Panthers Mark Farley. The Panthers are coming off a huge road win at seventh Ranked South Dakota State 38-18.

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Sen. Ernst receives support from Pruitt on RFS

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Senator Joni Ernst has received support from EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt to support the spirit and letter of the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). 

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Organizers get distance of Milwaukee marathon course wrong, second year in a row

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The PNC Milwaukee Marathon on Sunday turned out to be 4,200 feet or about eight-tenths of a mile short.

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The Latest: Senate passes $4 trillion budget blueprint

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., walks from the chamber to his office during a long series of votes at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., walks from the chamber to his office during a long series of votes at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
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It's a major step forward for President Trump's promises for "massive tax cuts and reform."

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Witness: Suspect gathered a small group of co-workers together and opened fire

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The witness says nobody listened to Radee Prince because his reaction was to start a fight.

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Bike stolen from local 12-year-old entrepreneur Video included

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 A 12-year-old entrepreneur is asking the community for help after having his prized possession is stolen. 

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UPDATE: Dubuque Police say "prank" led to police presence

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Dubuque Police say someone called in a fake threat leading to the heavy police presence outside the home near Windsor Ave.

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UPDATE: Manchester Police investigate after a juvenile may have brought a gun to school Video included

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Manchester Police are investigating after they say a juvenile may have had a firearm in the parking lot of the high school. 

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Hampton man sentenced to prison for sex abuse of child

A Hampton man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for sexually abusing a child.

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Riverside parents charged in death of 17-month-old Video included

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29-year-old Ambrashia Chrzan and 36-year-old Anthony McCoy, of Riverside, are facing child endangerment resulting in death charges. 

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Sixth graders rally behind friend with cancer Video included

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11-year-old Will Mason is battling Burkitt Lymphoma, but not alone. Three of his friend have started raising money to help with Will's medical bills. 

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Outlets of Des Moines open tomorrow Video included

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Outlets of Des Moines are set to open to the public tomorrow at 9:30 a.m. 

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Iowa college student named U.S. Paralympic Female Field Athlete of the Year

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University of Northern Iowa freshman, Jessica Heims, was named the Female High School Field Athlete of the Year by the U.S. Paralympics this week. 

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Soules' attorneys ask for hearing to dismiss charges to be pushed back

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A hearing to determine if charges against former "Bachelor" star Chris Soules will be thrown out could once again be moved back

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Sullivan Brothers 5K/10K benefit race Saturday, October 21

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The 11th annual Sullivan Brothers 5K & 10K benefit races are set for Saturday, October 21, at 9 a.m. 

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US: Laptops in checked bags pose fire, explosion risk

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The U.S. government is urging that large, personal electronic devices like laptops be banned from airline checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic fire. 

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Dubuque man admits to fraud scheme targeting older people

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A Dubuque man admits to being involved in a fraud scheme targeting older people across the U.S. 

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UPDATE: Driver's name released in deadly Masonville crash

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One person is dead after crashing through a barn and hitting a tree. 

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Judge moves trial for man charged in slaying of Iowa teen

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The trial for one of two men charged with killing a gender non-conforming teenager will be moved from Mount Pleasant to Keokuk.

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Iowa City bans smoking, chewing tobacco in all city parks

The Iowa City Council has voted to make smoking, chewing tobacco and e-cigarette use illegal in all of the city's parks.

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Government warns schools of cyber threats

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The Department of Education is warning schools of hackers asking them for money or the group will release stolen private records.

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Backyard chicken trend leads to more disease infections

The trend of raising backyard chickens is causing a soaring number of illnesses from poultry-related diseases.

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Texas man's execution halted amid alleged confession scheme

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A convicted sex offender who became known as Houston's "Tourniquet Killer" because of the way he strangled his multiple victims is set for execution Wednesday. More>>

Minnesota man given 15 years after Waterloo meth bust

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32-year-old Paul Greseth was sentenced this week after a January drug sting in Waterloo.

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Judge orders government to allow abortion for immigrant teen

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The case originated in Texas, where the teen is being held by federal immigration authorities,

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Iowa town to host first gay pride festival

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A conservative city in northwest Iowa is hosting its first pride festival to celebrate lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.  

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School district reviewing pic of students, 'racist' pumpkins

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An eastern Pennsylvania school district is dealing with a second race-related incident in just over a week, investigating a Facebook photo showing current and former students posing with pumpkins carved with racist symbols. 

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Restaurant admits serving Popeyes Chicken, charges $13 Video included

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If you like Popeyes Chicken, then you'll love one restaurant's recipe.

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Waterloo school district teaching students who speak 30 different languages Video included

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Taking learning to the next level. An eastern Iowa school district is teaching students who speak many different languages. 

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Today marks 30 years since 1987 stock market crash

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30 years ago today is a day many people would like to forget.
 

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Boscobel, Wis. man airlifted after hitting deer with motorcycle

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The Grant County Sheriff's Office says a Boscobel man sustained potentially serious injuries and had to be airlifted after his motorcycle collided with a deer Wednesday evening. 

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Hall of Fame rock band coming to Dubuque in 2018

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The Five Flags Center announced Thursday morning legendary rock and roll band Chicago will be coming to Dubuque in 2018. 

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Gov. Kim Reynolds speaking in eastern Iowa today

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Governor Reynolds is scheduled to speak at a conference in Coralville today.

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Waterloo man wins lottery on Friday the 13th Video included

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An Iowan got lucky on a notoriously *unlucky day. A Waterloo man won 40,000 dollars playing the lottery on Friday, the 13th. 

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Iowa man accused of killing mom with electric guitar

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Police have charged a Burlington man with killing his mother by striking her in the head with an electric guitar. 

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Largest solar operation in Iowa now generating energy in Dubuque

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Officials with Alliant energy flipped the symbolic switch Wednesday morning, and now the largest solar operation in the state of Iowa is generating energy.

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