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BREAKING: Authorities investigate shooting in Waterloo

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Police in Waterloo have blocked off an area of W. Mullan Avenue.

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NEW THIS MORNING: Tornado touches down in northwest Iowa Video included

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The National Weather Service confirms a "large and extremely dangerous" tornado touched down in Iowa Friday night.

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TRACKING: Fog Early Saturday then Bountiful Sunshine

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Fog early Saturday makes way for sunny skies

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Florida authorities say 2 officers shot & killed

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The Kissimmee Police Department says via its official Twitter site Friday night that the officers were shot in the area of Palmway and Cypress.

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Hospital volunteer decorates radiation masks for children with cancer Video included

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One volunteer is making it his mission to help ease the fears of child cancer patients.

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Father once convicted of daughter's murder goes free Video included

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A local man once convicted in the death of his 18-month-old daughter, avoided more jail time, Friday, after serving just three and half years. 

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Waterloo Convention Center developer wants full transparency

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Waterloo Convention Center developer says he wants full transparency as some on the city council are questioning his motives and business practices. 

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One month after tornado, McGregor remains resilient

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The town is moving forward, and putting the storm behind them. 

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Quadriplegic man becomes father of triplets Video included

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A Minnesota quadriplegic man is known for taking on life's challenges and now has a new one.

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VIDEO: Man with a Nazi flag outside his home is confronted by neighbor Video included

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One man in North Carolina got the attention of his neighbors when he put a Nazi flag on his house.

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D-NH tops Independence 40-27 in season opener Video included

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Dike-New Hartford passed the test, holding off Independence 40-27 to open their 2017 campaign. The game was the first for the Wolverines since the graduation of Iowa's all-time leading rusher Trent Johnson.

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Springville tops West Central 51-12 to open 8-man season Video included

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Springville scored early and often as they rolled past West Central 51-12 to open their 2017 8-man campaign. Quarterback Henry Hoogland led the way with three first half touchdown runs.

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The Latest: US father consoled that Barcelona attack victim died happy

Jared Tucker with his wife.  Photo was taken an hour before the attack. Jared Tucker with his wife. Photo was taken an hour before the attack.
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Jared Tucker's family is still in disbelief that the one American victim of the attack was him.

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Neo-Nazi site's publisher says he's got no home on internet

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A federal lawsuit accuses the publisher of a notorious neo-Nazi website of defaming a Muslim-American radio host by falsely labeling him the "mastermind" behind a deadly bombing at a concert in England. More>>

Doctors warn of possible eye injuries during solar eclipse Video included

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Doctors say the sun's rays are strong enough to burn parts of your eye, even within seconds of looking at it. 

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Friday'loo tonight in Lincoln Park

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It's Friday night, August 18, and that means it's time for the latest Friday'loo in Waterloo's Lincoln Park.  

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Water bottles damage multiple cars in Marion area Video included

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Multiple people have damaged cars after water bottles were allegedly thrown at them.

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Date for 'Shop With A Cop' in Dubuque to be announced

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The money will help kids in Dubuque buy clothing and supplies for back to school.  

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Seat belt traffic enforcement in Dubuque

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Law enforcement in Dubuque conducted a seat belt traffic enforcement project in downtown Dubuque. 

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First Iowa woman to summit Mount Everest to speak at fundraiser

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Jen Loeb of Jesup recently became the first woman from Iowa to reach the summit of Mount Everest in May of 2016.  

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Dubuque man charged with intent to deliver meth

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Police in Dubuque say a man is in custody after meth was found inside his house during a search.

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VIDEO: KKK leaves hateful flyers in one neighborhood Video included

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    People in one Ohio neighborhood walk out and see something very unsettling in their driveways.       More>>

Reba McEntire to headline 2018 Iowa State Fair

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This year's Iowa State Fair still has one strong weekend left, but a big name for next year's fair has already been revealed.

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Man hurt after pickup, dump truck collision in Linn County

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A man is injured after a collision with a dump truck in eastern Iowa Friday.

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Chasing eclipses across the globe is a way of life for some

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WASHINGTON (AP) - For most people, a total solar eclipse is a once-in-a-lifetime event. For some eclipse chasers, it's a way of life. 

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Strategist Steve Bannon leaving White House Video included

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Bannon was a key adviser to President Donald Trump's general election campaign and has been a forceful but contentious presence in a divided White House.

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Gov. Reynolds & Sen. Ernst to be inducted into Iowa Women’s Hall of Fame

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Gov. Kim Reynolds will be inducted into the Iowa Women’s Hall of Fame next weekend. 

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1 American killed, 1 injured in Spain attacks

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The State Department says at least one American was killed and one injured in the attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils, Spain. 

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Several wounded in Finland stabbing; suspect shot in the leg

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Police in Finland say they have shot a man in the leg after he was suspected of stabbing several people in the western city of Turku. 

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Fire causes major damage in Dubuque County Video included

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A garage fire causes $100,000 worth of damage in Graf.

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Gas stations running out of fuel as people travel for Solar Eclipse

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A problem no one saw coming ahead of Monday's Solar Eclipse: a shortage of gas.

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"We are seeing higher overall demand," Deere earnings up 31%

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This morning, Deere released its third quarter numbers, reporting $642 million in earnings.

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Waverly suspects hitchhike; accidentally ask police for ride Video included

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Solving a crime shouldn't be this easy. Two people accused of stealing a car in Waverly, end up needing a ride themselves. 

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The Latest: 4th person arrested in connection with the attacks in Barcelona

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Catalan police say they have arrested a fourth person in connection with the attacks in Barcelona and the resort of Cambrils that have killed at least 14 people.

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Colleges brace for more violence amid rash of hate on campus

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Colleges are bracing for more violence on campus after a deadly attack at a white nationalist rally in Virginia became the latest example of hatred migrating from the internet to the streets.

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AmeriCorps moves in, teams up with River Museum in Dubuque Video included

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Seven members of an Americorps National Civilian Community Corps team moved into the National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium this week to help them get some big projects done. 

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Bats force Iowa district to delay start of new school year

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The school has contracted with a pest control company to remove the bats.

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UNI freshmen kickoff new school year

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A new school year is approaching, and freshmen at Iowa's colleges are getting settled in to their new surroundings. 

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The Latest: Catalan govt ties attacks in Cambrils, Barcelona

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Spain's El Pais newspaper, citing police sources, says the two perpetrators of the van crash in Barcelona are holed up in a bar. More>>

Dubuque favored in IIAC preseason poll

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Iowa Conference Coaches tabbed the Dubuque Spartans as the preseason favorite to win the conference race. The Spartans received four of the nine first place votes in the poll.

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Iowa wins exhibition game in Taipei

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Just hours after landing in Taipei the Iowa baseball team got right down to business, posting a 10-5 win over the Czech National Team in an exhibition contest Thursday afternoon. The Hawkeyes, representing team USA at the World University Games, got a pair of 3-run home runs out of Robert Neustrom to clinch the victory.

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Waterloo firefighters to hold annual Fill the Boot drive for MDA

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In 2016, they raised $21,000, thanks to the generosity of the Waterloo community. They hope to surpass that in 2017.  You can help them reach their goal by dropping a donation into their boots when you are out and about.

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Missouri Valley Tournament extends Scottrade Center agreement

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The Missouri Valley Conference exercised an option to keep the men's basketball tournament in Saint Louis through at least 2020. The previous agreement ended in 2018 with a two year to remain at the Scottrade Center. The tournament, known as Arch Madness, will conduct it's 30th straight tournament in Saint Louis in 2020.

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