WASHINGTON (AP) — Officials say the Number 2 officer at the military command in charge of all U.S. nuclear war-fighting forces is suspected in a case involving counterfeit gambling chips at a western Iowa casino and has been suspended from his duties.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa officials have signed an agreement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that increases the number of livestock farms routinely inspected, requires more farms to obtain permits, and more strictly enforces violations when manure leaks into rivers.
Railroad safety enforcement is part of Union Pacific’s UP Cares program. Mark Davis, UP Spokesman, says Union Pacific works with local law enforcement agencies across the railroad to watch motorists at grade crossings.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court says state laws regarding notification in child welfare cases are constitutional, but has ruled that a biological father who pays child support must be notified of any action to place his child in foster care.