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BREAKING: Dubuque police at the scene of accident involving car, pedestrian

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Dubuque police are investigating a crash involving a car and a pedestrian along the Northwest Arterial.

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TRACKING: A warming trend and gusty winds

Temperatures gradually warm to near 50 by Friday as the winds increase. 

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Iowa City West Boys Basketball sets All-time State home winning streak

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Iowa City West boys basketball looks to break the home winning streak of 79 games tonight.

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American Red Cross in critical need for blood donations

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The weather has more than doubled the number of canceled blood drives, which has made the situation critical. 

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Top ranked City High Girls beat Iowa City West

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Top ranked City High girls hold off third ranked Iowa City West 79-70

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Do e-cigarettes help or harm? Report says not clear yet

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Their effects may not be known for decades, in part, because of how slowly illnesses caused by smoking emerge.

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Nicole Finn asks for new trial after being found guilty of murder

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An Iowa woman convicted of first-degree murder in the death of her adopted daughter is now asking for a new trial.

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Hawkeyes whip Wisconsin 85-67 in Big Ten Men's Basketball

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Freshman Luka Garza scored 17 points with a career-high 16 rebounds, Tyler Cook added 17 points and Iowa walloped Wisconsin 85-67 on Tuesday night, snapping a two-game losing streak. Isaiah Moss scored 15 points for the Hawkeyes (11-11, 2-7 Big Ten), who won for just the second time in seven games and for the first time at home in league play.

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Group to be temporarily reinstated at UI on judge's order

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A federal judge has ordered the University of Iowa to temporarily reinstate a conservative Christian group as a registered student organization, saying the university is denying the group its freedom of speech rights.

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Pastor adopts three siblings with mental health challenges Video included

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Seven years ago John and Terri Janke made a life changing decision. 

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Lawmakers discuss Bible literacy class in public schools Video included

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Public schools are already grappling with the possibility of a bill, introduced in the Iowa House, which would create a Bible literacy course.

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Field of Dreams Movie Site damaged by vandals

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An iconic baseball field in eastern Iowa has been damaged by apparent vandals. 

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Modest Mouse coming to Cedar Rapids

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Modest Mouse will be bringing their tour to eastern Iowa.

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Team USA parade uniforms include touch of American frontier

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Polo Ralph Lauren unveiled Team USA’s Olympic parade uniforms Monday and social media haters can leave the ugly sweater jokes back in Sochi.

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Iowa's Lee Big Ten Freshman of the Week

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Hawkeye' Spencer Lee Big Ten Freshman of the Week

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Iowa National Guard recalls 900 employees temporarily furloughed Video included

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Lawmakers have reached an agreement to end the government shutdown. 

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2 dead, 19 injured in Kentucky school shooting

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   A shooting suspect was reported in custody.

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Iowa Legislature approves voluntary water quality bill

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Iowa lawmakers are sending a voluntary water quality bill to Gov. Kim Reynolds that doesn't require comprehensive monitoring of water pollution.   

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Operation Quickfind: Cedar Rapids Police looking for Damontie Haggstrom-Wells

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Cedar Rapids Police are looking for 15-year-old Damontie Haggstrom-Wells. 

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Iowa's unemployment rate dips to 2.8 percent

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Iowa's unemployment rate dropped to 2.8 in December.

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Cedar Rapids couple to be featured on House Hunters episode

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A couple in Cedar Rapids will be featured on a HGTV House Hunters episode Wednesday night. 

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Twitter Operating Chief Anthony Noto resigns

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Twitter's chief operating officer is leaving the social media giant to lead another company.

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VIDEO: Man steals fish by putting bag down his pants Video included

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A man has been arrested in Florida after he's seen putting a bag of fish down his pants.

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Man robs Cedar Falls jewelry store, sprays employees with pepper spray

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Cedar Falls Police were called to Kay Jewelers on 306 East Viking Road last night around 8:23 p.m. 

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Trial moved in Iowa City bail bondsman's murder

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A man charged with an Iowa City murder will get his trial moved. Curtis Jones is facing murder charges. His trial will now move from Johnson County to Polk County to avoid pre-trial publicity.

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Man allegedly makes 20+ calls to CNN, threatening to "gun down" employees

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A federal affidavit says the man made more than 20 calls to CNN's headquarters in Atlanta. 

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Big Lebowski-themed restaurant in Eastern Iowa closing today

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A restaurant dedicated to the cult classic "The Big Lebowski" is closing their doors today.

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UPDATE: Tsunami warning canceled after 7.9 earthquake strikes Alaska

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Magnitude 8.2 earthquake strikes 175 miles southeast of Kodiak, Alaska; tsunami warning issued.

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LATEST: Flood warnings in Spillville and Elkader have been canceled Video included

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The National Weather Service says both the flood warnings in Elkader and Spillville have been dropped.

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Dubuque Regional Humane Society part of effort to relocate more than 5,000 animals Video included

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More than 5,000 animals were given a shot at finding their forever homes last year, thanks to a new program from the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA).

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Trump applies tariffs to solar panels, washing machines

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President Donald Trump on Monday approved tariffs on imported solar-energy components and large washing machines in a bid to help U.S. manufacturers. The Republican’s decision followed recommendations for tariffs by the U.S. International Trade Commission. “The president’s action makes clear again that the Trump administration will always defend American workers, farmers, ranchers, and businesses in this regard,” U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer sa... More>>

Shawn Johnson East addresses Larry Nassar abuse scandal

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Iowa native and Olympic gold medalist Shawn Johnson East is speaking out against USA Gymnastics and former doctor Larry Nassar, while dozens of victims tell their horror stories of repeated abuse.

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Area city with African ties considers international business deal Video included

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International relationships may soon result in local investment for one Eastern Iowa City. The City of Elkader has been fostering relationships with their sister city in Algeria for several decades. 

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UPDATE: CRCSD moves forward with $220+ million facilities master plan Video included

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The Cedar Rapids Community School District has a facilities master plan that includes closing eight of it's elementary schools.  

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UPDATE: Man shot in leg in area of Cedar Rapids Quality Inn

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Police in Cedar Rapids say they are investigating a case of shots fired.

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Cyclones fall to Texas again Video included

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Cyclones lose to Texas in Big 12 Basketball

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President Trump signs bill reopening government

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The White House says President Donald Trump has signed a bill reopening the government, ending a 69-hour display of partisan dysfunction after Democrats reluctantly voted to temporarily pay for resumed operations.

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UNI's Bobbi Petersen gets contract extension

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UNI's Petersen gets contract extension

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Doughnut-eating champ charged with stealing from a Dunkin' Donuts

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A North Carolina man who made headlines when he was caught for break-ins after winning a doughnut-eating contest has been arrested again.

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg describes facing sexual harassment

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Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg told a crowd at the Sundance Film Festival that women her age are familiar with sexual harassment but didn't have a name for it.

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Eagles fan who slammed into pole in subway says he’s OK

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A Philadelphia Eagles fan whose attempt to rally subway passengers for a playoff game ended with him running into a concrete pole says he’s doing OK and a viral video shows the “passion” of Philly fans.

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Bill Cosby returns to stage, says he 'used to be' comedian

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Bill Cosby performed in public for the first time since a sex abuse scandal embroiled him in 2015, joking that he "used to be a comedian" and playing with a jazz band in his hometown as a retrial looms in his criminal sexual assault case.

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Pilot surprises middle school class in Marion

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A Boeing test pilot surprised a middle school class in Marion today after a student expressed their desire to be a pilot one day. 

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VERDICT: Fontae Buelow found guilty of Second Degree Murder Video included

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During another day of deliberations, the jury of a murder trial has reached a verdict. 

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Multiple horses removed from Shellsburg property Video included

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A woman who is being accused of hoarding hundreds of small animals in her home is now dealing with horses she kept at a different property.  

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Magical Mix Kids annual auction/fundraiser set for this Friday, January 26.

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The annual Magical Mix Kids auction/fundraiser is this Friday night, January 26 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Cedar Falls.

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The Latest: Congress approves plan to re-open government

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Congress has approved a bipartisan agreement to re-open the federal government after a three-day partial shutdown.

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Decorah police free beaver from chunks of ice along Upper Iowa River

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The Decorah Police Department posted pictures and a video to Facebook on Monday showing officers helping a beaver break free from ice along the Upper Iowa River.

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'How could you walk away from that?': Fire Chief devastated after deadly Lake Delhi accident Video included

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Following an arrest in the death investigation of a Delhi man, his fellow fire family remembers him as they try to find closure. 

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More Iowa lawmakers to join suit over Gov. Reynolds' fund transfer

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Six more Democratic representatives are seeking to join a lawsuit that alleges Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds and an aide illegally transferred $13 million to balance the state budget.

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Audit shows missing money in an Eastern Iowa city

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A state audit of the city of Johnston books has determined that nearly $14,000 collected from library fines and fees and other revenue sources has not been deposited in city accounts.

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3 people out at USA Gymnastics board

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   Three key members of the board that oversees USA Gymnastics have resigned. 

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Dubuque school bus slides off road, no injuries

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Students are okay after a Dubuque Community School District bus slides off the road. 

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Senate leaders agree on plan to reopen government

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Senate leaders agree on plan to reopen government.

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US hockey GM dies unexpectedly at Colorado Springs home

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Longtime USA Hockey executive and U.S. Olympic men's hockey general manager Jim Johannson died unexpectedly Sunday at age 53, shocking the sport less than three weeks before the start of the Pyeongchang Games.

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15-year-old girl hurt in Texas school shooting

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Authorities say a 15-year-old female student has been airlifted to a hospital after being shot at a Texas high school and a 16-year-old male student is in custody.

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UK's Princess Eugenie engaged; daughter of Prince Andrew

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Princess Eugenie is engaged to be married later this year, several months after her cousin Prince Harry takes a bride.

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GOP lawmaker booted from committee leadership after arrest

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A lawmaker in the Iowa House has been booted from a key committee leadership role after he was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving.  

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UPDATE: Arrest made in Lake Delhi death Video included

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According to the Delaware County Sheriff's Office, Joshua C. Juengel, 36, of Manchester, was arrested for charges stemming from his involvement in the fatal accident. 

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Jury expected to resume deliberations on Dubuque murder case

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A jury is expected to resume deliberations Monday about the fate of a Dubuque man accused of stabbing to death his girlfriend. 

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Cedar Falls Police investigate armed robbery at convenience store

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Cedar Falls Police confirm an armed robbery happened Sunday night around 7:30.
 

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Iowa lawmaker takes responsibility for driving drunk

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An Iowa lawmaker says he's taking full responsibility for his decision to drive drunk.

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CIA director says shutdown won't affect agency

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CIA Director Mike Pompeo says the government shutdown won't affect the spy agency's operations. He tells CBS News in an interview Monday.

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SUV destroyed in garage fire

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An eastern Iowa family loses a vehicle in a Sunday afternoon garage fire. 

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U.S. Secretary of State visits London

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Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, arrived in London to visit the new U.S. Embassy. 

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USA Hockey general manager dead at 53

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According to the USA Hockey twitter page, Jim Johannson died early this morning.

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Average US gas price jumps 4 cents to $2.58 for regular

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The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline jumped 4 cents nationally over the past two weeks to $2.58.

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S. Illinois gets balanced scoring to beat N. Iowa 64-53

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Sean Lloyd Jr., scored 15 points with six rebounds and three steals and Kavion Pippen had a double-double and Southern Illinois beat Northern Iowa 64-53 on Sunday.

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Man identified in work-related death

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An Ames company is confirming one of their employees died because of a work accident. 

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Brady leads Patriots back to Super Bowl, top Jaguars 24-20

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Tom Brady shook off a hand injury and threw a 4-yard touchdown pass to Danny Amendola with 2:48 remaining, rallying the New England Patriots back to the Super Bowl with a 24-20 comeback victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars in the AFC championship Sunday.

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Benefit planned for Cedar Falls crash victims Video included

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Two men are working to support the families affected by the crash by planning a benefit for next weekend from 5:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. at New Adventures in Waterloo.

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Trump campaign ad calls Dems 'complicit' in officers' deaths

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President Donald Trump's re-election campaign has released a provocative new ad accusing Democrats of being "complicit" in the slayings of law enforcement officers by people in the U.S. illegally. 

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Same-sex active-duty couple marries at West Point

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Two Army captains who met at West Point have returned there to be married, in what is believed to be the first same-sex marriage of active-duty personnel at the storied New York military academy. 

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Police searching for drive-by shooter

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Des Moines police say they're looking for a drive-by shooter. 

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Pope tells youth not to 'Photoshop' their hearts

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Pope Francis is telling young Peruvians that God loves them as they are and there's no need to "Photoshop" their hearts to make them seem perfect.  

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'Greatest Showman' film stirs new interest in PT Barnum

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The Hollywood film on the life of the founder of the Barnum & Bailey circus is stirring new interest in P.T. Barnum.   

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WATCH: 5th grade students bring principal to tears with kindness project Video included

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A group of fifth graders bring their principal and others to tears with their acts of kindness. 

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North Liberty Police respond to bomb threat

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The North Liberty Police Department responded to a bomb threat Saturday evening. 

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Drivers taking advantage of warmer weather

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Many eastern Iowans are taking advantage of the warmer weather by spending time outside. 

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Driver hits cars and house

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Eastern Iowa police officers say a driver hit two vehicles with people inside and house tonight. 

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