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TRACKING: Cooler Temperatures This Weekend

The last weekend in November will be pleasant. 

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Crews respond to fire in Waterloo home

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A call for the fire in the 400 block of Sunset Road came in around 3 p.m. on Friday afternoon, with smoke and flames visible inside the house.

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Avery Foundation joins Giving Tuesday November 28

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The Dubuque-based Avery Foundation has joined #GivingTuesday. Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. The Avery Foundation, with care and concern for families and patients dealing with treatments for cancer want to help with the stress of those struggling with the added costs of travel, meals, and lodging. Occurring this year on Novembe... More>>

Woman uses 'gift' of piano to spread hope

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Kylie DeWees has never taken a piano lesson.  

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Franken apologizes for making some women 'feel badly'

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In wake of 4 women accusing him of inappropriate touching, Franken apologizes for making some women 'feel badly'. More>>

The Latest: Macy's says it's fixed gift, credit card issue

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It's Black Friday, but retailers are already looking ahead to Cyber Monday. More>>

Shoppers mobilize on Thanksgiving, as retailers branch out

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Retailers kick off holiday shopping season with an eye toward wooing shoppers away from rivals. More>>

Body of missing Minnesota kayaker found in Wisconsin

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A body found on the Wisconsin side of Interstate Park has been identified as that of a missing kayaker from Minnesota.

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California mother, daughter killed in collision with bear

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Authorities say a woman and her 19-month-old daughter were killed when the car she was driving struck a black bear in Northern California.

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Weinstein's Impact: List of men accused of sexual misconduct

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The Weinstein Effect: A list of men in the entertainment and media industries accused of sexual harassment, abuse, or other misconduct. More>>

Uma Thurman lashes out at Harvey Weinstein in cryptic post

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Uma Thurman has wished everyone a happy Thanksgiving except disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, who has been accused by dozens of women of sexual harassment or assault. More>>

Iowa City man arrested in connection to robbery, assault

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21-year-old Kiwon Clay was arrested this morning, according to police.

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Iowa Hawkeyes crush Nebraska 56-14 in the "Heroes" Game

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The Iowa Hawkeyes outscored Nebraska 49-0 over the last 30:25 of their game to roll to a 56-14 win over the Huskers.  Akrum Wadley rushed for 159 yards and scored 3 touchdowns and Noah Fant had three receptions for 116 yards and two touchdowns as the Hawkeyes snapped a two game losing streak. Iowa finishes the regular season with a 7-5 record heading into the bowl season. More>>

Youth pastor accused of killing family on Thanksgiving night

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A Virginia man is accused of killing his wife, his daughter, and his daughter's boyfriend on Thanksgiving night. 

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Holiday Hoopla nearly underway Video included

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Santa is coming to town.

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Lawsuit over alleged GOP reprisals narrowed to 5 counts

Iowa's former worker's compensation commissioner who alleges he was pressured by former Gov. Terry Branstad to resign because he's gay plans to take his discrimination case to trial next year.

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Villanova beats UNI 64-50 in the Battle 4 Atlantis Championship

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UNI Loses to #5 Villanova in Battle 4 Atlantis Title Game

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Holiday pop-up market to kick start "Small Business Saturday" all month long Video included

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There's nothing small about it when it comes to this year's Small Business Saturday, that's because the Iowa City Downtown District is thinking big. 

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Man injured after Waterloo stabbing

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A man is taken to the hospital after a stabbing in Waterloo. 

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Review: Iowa senators made sexual comments on chamber floor

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 Iowa Senate Republicans have released findings from an internal investigation into alleged workplace misconduct that says state senators have made "sexually suggestive comments" or discussed "sexual preferences" on the chamber floor. 

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Cedar Bend Humane Society offering Black Friday adoption special

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The Cedar Bend Humane Society is offering a $20 adoption fee special with any cat adoption on Black Friday. 

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Waterloo Police make arrest in high speed chase

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The Waterloo Police Department has arrested a man accused of leading them on a high speed chase.

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U of Iowa plans to demolish part of structure built in 1899

The University of Iowa plans to demolish part of a building erected in 1899.

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Iowa State cornerback faces vandalism charge

Authorities have arrested an Iowa State football player from Houston accused of vandalism at a skate park in Ames.

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Eastern Iowa native named on Forbes' 30 Under 30 list

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A man from Eastern Iowa was named by Forbes for his work with online sales of fertilizer, seeds, and more.

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184 killed in Egypt mosque attack

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125 people were also wounded in the attack on the al-Rawdah mosque.

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"It's a tradition" Black Friday shoppers out early in eastern Iowa Video included

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About 69 percent of Americans, or 164 million people, intend to shop at some point from Thanksgiving to Cyber Monday, 

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'Now we can see them and love the kids': Gary Dolphin's take on the greatest tradition in college football Video included

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Through screams of excitement and some heartbreak, Dolphin has been 'The Voice of the Hawkeyes' for 21 seasons now. 

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Education Dept. wants to narrow civil rights work in schools

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The document is only a draft; a final version is expected to be published next year after suggestions and proposals from staff.

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Super honor: Iowa girl a finalist for Super Bowl spotlight

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An eastern Iowa 7th grader could be in the spotlight on Super Bowl Sunday come February, and she's already got her celebration dance ready.

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UNI New Horizons Band to present fall concert December 11

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The concert will be on Monday, December 11 at 7:30 p.m. and will include a holiday sing-along with KWWL's Abby Turpin and her husband, Travis.

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The Latest: Suspect in Texas trooper's killing apprehended

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Authorities in Texas say the man suspected of killing a state trooper during a traffic stop has been taken into custody.

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