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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Women and men from all corners of the country converged on the nation’s capital a day after the inauguration of President Donald Trump.

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IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa man who spent 32 days in jail has been exonerated after prosecutors learned that his drug conviction was based on misconduct by Des Moines police officers.

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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds won't promise to immediately support legislation to improve oversight of the state's child protective services, following …

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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the Iowa Lottery's "Pick 4 Midday" game were:

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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the Iowa Lottery's "Pick 3 Midday" game were:

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CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — A Cedar Falls man has been given two years in federal prison for unlawfully storing hazardous waste.

OAKLAND - Robert Reynolds, of Oakland - found guilty of first degree murder for shooting Patricia Kinkade-Dorsey, 64, of rural Atlantic in April, 2014 - appealed his sentence and the Iowa Court of Appeals has reversed the sentence, ordering a new trial be heard before a new jury.

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The preseason aspirations held by Atlantic/CAM wrestling received some confirmation on Saturday afternoon when the Trojans sent five to the top of the medal stand and finished second as a team at the prestigious John J. Harris Tournament.

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Facing a nine-point first-quarter deficit, the Exira/EHK girls never wavered, chipped away and put together a full 32-minute effort to earn a hard-fought 69-63 win Saturday night over Class 2A…

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Atlantic/CAM 2nd at John J Harris Tournament

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The Atlantic girls bounced back from a tough loss 24 hours earlier and a tough first half on Friday night to finally earn their first win of the season in a 41-29 road victory over Clarinda.

Seven Trojans claimed quarterfinal victories and all 14 in action on Fridy night in Corning are still live for Day 2 on Saturday in the annual John J. Harris wrestling tournament.

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TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Two former athletic directors at Arizona will assist in the school's search for a new athletic director.

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LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming junior guard Liv Roberts has been selected as the Mountain West player of the week.

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CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns vice president of football operations Sashi Brown will not attend this week's Senior Bowl following back surgery.

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NEW YORK (AP) — Researchers say they've documented an unseen drag on major league baseball players that can wipe out home field advantage, make pitchers give up more home runs, and take some p…

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The Steelers were roused from their slumber in the wee hours by a prank fire alarm at their Boston-area hotel — something other NFL players, including Denver All-Pro cornerback Chris Harris Jr…

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ATLANTIC - The Cass County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on Jan. 18 to consider changes to the Urban Renewal Plan north of Atlantic to include property owned by Elite Octane.

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ATLANTIC - The Cass County Board of Supervisors formally approved a resolution of intent Monday morning to enter into a development agreement with Elite Octane concerning incentives for a new ethanol plant north of Atlantic.

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ATLANTIC - Citing a lack of local skilled tradesmen, a group of Atlantic businessmen, led by local developer Don Sonntag, is hoping to partner with the Atlantic School District to develop a skilled trades program that could provide additional employment opportunities and draw students from s…

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ATLANTIC - Cass County and Elite Octane officials are expected to consider a proposal next Wednesday that will call for just over $4 million in infrastructure incentives along with possible tax rebates in the future.

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ATLANTIC – Ben Rush said he took a “round about way” to work in the accounting industry.

I had my mind set on taking a self-defense class the past year. When my editor suggested a column about Krav Maga, I jumped at the idea. I love it! It gives me the cardio workout I like and need. I’m gaining confidence by learning skills that could one day help me, and it gives me a chance to use some of the strength I gained through CrossFit in a different way. Plus, I feel like a badass!

You might be bundled up, but your skin still needs some attention

Recovery programs provide solace through soundwaves

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Two support groups offer support for those affected by opiate abuse

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Allegheny Health Network and Highmark Health investments lead to major improvements

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A woman is thanking a Spokane, Washington police officer for saving her life after he helped her escape when she became trapped inside a burning vehicle. (Jan. 23)

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TORONTO (AP) — A Wall Street tycoon who advises U.S. President Donald Trump said Monday "things should go well for Canada" if the new U.S. leader reopens the North American Free Trade Agreement, noting that Canada has a balanced trade relationship with the United States.