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Police investigate armed robbery

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Police are investigating an armed robbery in Eastern Iowa.

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TRACKING: Afternoon showers possible Saturday and Sunday

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Cooler this weekend with a chance for a few afternoon showers. 

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The latest on an overnight shooting near the Marion library Video included

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Police are continuing to investigate a shooting that happened just before midnight near the Marion Public Library. 

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Items connected to notorious gangsters fetch over $100K during auction

(AP Photo/File). FILE - In this Jan. 19, 1931 file photograph, Chicago mobster Al Capone is seen at a football game in Chicago. Artifacts connected to some of the nation's most notorious gangsters are being auctioned this weekend. (AP Photo/File). FILE - In this Jan. 19, 1931 file photograph, Chicago mobster Al Capone is seen at a football game in Chicago. Artifacts connected to some of the nation's most notorious gangsters are being auctioned this weekend.
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Artifacts connected to some of the nation's most notorious gangsters sold for more than $100,000 at auction Saturday.

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15 bodies found after landslide buries mountainside village in China

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Crews searching through the night in the rubble left by a landslide that buried a mountain village under tons of soil and rocks in southwestern China found 15 bodies, but more than 100 more people remained missing.

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Huge, homely mastiff named Martha wins world's ugliest dog

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The World's Ugliest Dog Contest is celebrating man's best friend's perfect imperfections in California Friday. More>>

Woman remembers fiance on would-be wedding day Video included

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What would have been a day of celebration with family and friends now serves as a somber day of sadness for one area woman.

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34 UK high-rise buildings fail fire safety tests following deadly apartment fire

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Britain's government now says cladding samples from 34 high-rise apartment towers across the country have failed fire safety tests.

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5 GOP senators now oppose health care bill as written

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Nevada Republican Dean Heller became the fifth GOP senator to declare his opposition to the party's proposed health care bill, with a vote still possible soon.

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Veterans given free dental care

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Many veterans across the country received free dental care this weekend. 

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Fenelon Place Elevator in Dubuque reopens Video included

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The historic Fenelon Place Elevator, one of Dubuque's most popular attractions is back up and running.

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Manchester restaurant reopens after driver crashes through it

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The Sunset Family Restaurant in Manchester is open for business after a van drove through the building earlier this month.

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Writer sues Tupac filmmakers, alleges copyright infringement

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A magazine writer has filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against the creators of the new Tupac Shakur biopic, saying that portions of the film are based on his articles about the late rapper.

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Library to include replica of Iowa man's wilderness cabin

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A replica of an Iowa native's Alaska wilderness cabin is being built in a southeastern Iowa city.

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Fire put out in Cedar Rapids

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The Cedar Rapids Fire Department says crews responded to a fire in a dryer at Ingredion on 1st Street in Cedar Rapids Friday night.

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Waterloo Police handing out hefty fines for fireworks

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Waterloo Police have had their hands full since the beginning of June when Firework sales began.

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Waterloo Black Hawks Shane Bowers picked in 1st round of NHL Draft by Ottawa

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Shane Bowers scored during his first appearance for the Waterloo Black Hawks; solid performances in 130 subsequent regular season and playoff games which followed over the next two years helped to make him one of the top draft picks during the 2017 National Hockey League Draft on Friday in Chicago.

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Excitement builds around buying fireworks Video included

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Lifelong Iowans are buying fireworks, doing something they've never done before until now. Fireworks became legal in the state on June 1st.

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Update: Fayette County crews rescue woman in tubing accident Video included

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According to the Fayette County Sheriff's Office, one woman was sitting on a log that was wedged against a bridge just north of Sunset Road.

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BBQ Roundup enters second night

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National vendors have landed in Cedar Rapids to compete to see who has the best BBQ and pulled pork.

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Another senator says he opposes health care bill

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Nevada Republican Sen. Dean Heller made his opposition to the bill known Friday, bringing the total to five GOP senators who oppose the bill.

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Tyson Foods lobbyist wounded in GOP baseball shooting leaves hospital

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Tyson Foods lobbyist Matt Mika, who was shot in the chest and arm, was released Friday from George Washington University Hospital.

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Rape conviction for former Vanderbilt football player

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A jury has convicted a former Vanderbilt football player for a 2013 rape of an unconscious female student. 

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The Latest: Trump welcomes man who said Clinton be shot

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The Latest: Johnny Depp has apologized for joking about assassinating President Donald Trump and says he meant no malice. More>>

UPDATE: Dubuque Police investigating robbery at Big Ten Mart Video included

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Dubuque Police are investigating an alleged robbery at Big Ten Mart on John F. Kennedy Road. 

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UPDATE: Dubuque Police make arrest in bank robbery

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Dubuque police are investigating a bank robbery at the American Trust & Savings Bank on John F. Kennedy Road.

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Both drivers die in Montgomery County crash

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The Iowa State Patrol says 19-year-old Sara Venatta, of Elliot, and 62-year-old Robert Drake, of Corning, both died in the crash. 

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Iowa couple celebrates 71 years together Video included

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Virginia and Charles Sparrgrove from Strawberry Point are ready to celebrate year 71 this summer.

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Woman charged with arson in small mosque fire in Des Moines

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A 22-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of starting a small fire at a Des Moines mosque. 

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Court tosses woman's victory in key Iowa sex harassment case

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A divided Iowa Supreme Court has overturned orders requiring an ethanol company to pay $2.5 million to a lab manager who suffered severe workplace sexual harassment from her boss. 

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Dubuque Police Auxiliary in need of volunteers Video included

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The unit is accepting applications for more volunteers.

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Family expected euthanized dog's ashes, got his frozen body

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A Pennsylvania family expecting to pick up the ashes of their beloved pet were instead handed the animal's frozen body.  

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Super Bowl champ Neal promotes wrestling at Gable outing Video included

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Neal won two national wrestling titles at Cal State-Bakersfield in the late 1990's. That ultimately catapulted him to the NFL where he won three Super Bowls with the New England Patriots, despite the fact he never played college football.

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Governor Reynolds coming to Waverly next week

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Governor Kim Reynolds and Lieutenant Governor Adam Gregg will return to eastern Iowa for a "Building a Better Iowa: Workforce" event in Waverly next Tuesday.

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Inmates Who Saved Guard Who Collapsed Get Reduced Sentences

The inmates from Polk County, Georgia who helped save the life of a sheriff's deputy. One used the guard's work phone to call 911 while others removed the correctional officer's bulletproof vest so they could perform CPR and help cool him off. Deborah Tuf The inmates from Polk County, Georgia who helped save the life of a sheriff's deputy. One used the guard's work phone to call 911 while others removed the correctional officer's bulletproof vest so they could perform CPR and help cool him off. Deborah Tuf
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Time off for good behavior indeed. Six convicts are getting their sentences shortened after saving a guard who collapsed on duty last Monday in Polk County, Georgia. 

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Court says verdict in Iowa lottery rigging case was flawed

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Friday's ruling ordering a retrial for Eddie Tipton in the 2010 Hot Lotto jackpot is a victory for his defense but might have little practical impact.

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Ryan's Steakhouse in Cedar Rapids closes abruptly

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A longtime Cedar Rapids restaurant abruptly shut it's door this week. 

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Thunderbird military jet flips over during air show practice

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Emergency crews were on scene at Ohio's Dayton International Airport on Friday afternoon after reports that a military jet ran off the runway and flipped over during a practice for an air show. 

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UPDATE: Dubuque's historic Fenelon Place Elevator opens this weekend

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The Fenelon Place Elevator plans to open on Saturday at 8 a.m.

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Woman charged for performing surgery on her dog, killing it

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Authorities say a dog died after an Iowa woman used tongs and a paring knife to perform surgery on it in her living room. 

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4th of July Fireworks Displays

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4th of July is right around the corner, make sure you make your plans early. 

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Dubuque Symphony Orchestra announces 2017-18 season

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Its 59th season is titled, be moved. 

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Art on the River exhibit opening in Dubuque

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New works of art will be on display along the Mississippi River in Dubuque. 

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How the Senate health bill compares to House, 'Obamacare'

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For those who believe the government is too involved in health care, the Senate bill stands as an overdue course correction.

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Ferguson attorney: Brown family settlement $1.5 million

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The settlement of the federal lawsuit was announced Tuesday, but financial details were not initially released.

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Drug shows promise against vision-robbing disease in seniors

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Intriguingly, it seems to work in patients who carry a particular gene flaw that fuels the damage to their vision.

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Missouri man killed in Iowa worksite fall, police say

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Authorities say a Missouri man has been killed in a fall at a construction site in southeast Iowa.

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Harkin Steak Fry is making a comeback

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The Polk County Democrats are bringing back the Harkin Steak Fry. The last time they held it was in 2014, back when Tom Harkin represented Iowa as a U.S. Senator.

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Hundreds of llamas in Waterloo for national competition Video included

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Right now there are hundreds of llamas in Waterloo. .

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Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for food

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Under a roadkill bill passed overwhelmingly by the Legislature and signed by the governor, drivers who crash into the animals can now harvest the meat to eat.

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DEVELOPING OVERNIGHT: Shooting near Marion Public Library Video included

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Police are on the scene of a shooting near the Marion Public Library. Marion Police say it happened just before midnight at 1095 6th Avenue.

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Johnny Depp: "When was the last time an actor assassinated a President?"

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Johnny Depp has asked a crowd at the Glastonbury Festival when was the last time an actor assassinated a president.

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Iowa State point guard Monte Morris picked in the second round by the Denver Nuggets in the NBA Draft

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Iowa State point guard Monte Morris was taken in the second round of the NBA Draft by the Denver Nuggets with the 51st overall selection.

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