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Iowa
3:58 pm
Fri August 22, 2014

Authorities: Iowa woman lied about child's cancer

ATLANTIC, Iowa (AP) — Authorities in western Iowa say a woman faces charges after lying to people for months that her 5-year-old daughter has terminal cancer.

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Business
8:19 am
Fri August 22, 2014

Economy slowing down in rural parts of 10 states

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new monthly survey of bankers suggests the economy is slowing down in rural areas of Nebraska, Iowa and eight other Midwestern states.

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Crime
10:35 am
Wed August 20, 2014

Ex-Iowa doctor agrees to deal in sexual abuse case

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A former Council Bluffs doctor sentenced to prison for possession of child pornography has agreed to a plea deal in a separate case.

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Government
10:06 am
Mon August 18, 2014

22 Iowa jails refusing immigration detainers

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Officials at 22 Iowa county jails are refusing to accept requests from federal immigration authorities to hold people in jail without a court order.

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Politics & Elections
8:13 am
Thu August 14, 2014

Iowa governor candidates meet for first debate

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republican Gov. Terry Branstad and Democratic challenger Jack Hatch are set to face off in their first debate.

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Health/Medical
2:02 pm
Wed August 6, 2014

Nebraska-Western Iowa VA Director resigning

The Director of the VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System is resigning.

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Government
8:19 am
Tue August 5, 2014

Iowa workers' comp official to resign

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa's workers' compensation commissioner is resigning to take a top federal job, but his lawsuit against Gov. Terry Branstad and aides will continue.

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Health/Medical
1:00 am
Mon August 4, 2014

Three organizations join for integrated health home program

Alegent Creighton Health is partnering with two western Iowa organizations to provide an Integrated Health Home program.

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Business
8:15 am
Fri August 1, 2014

Report: Midwest economic index slumped in July

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains states has slumped after hitting a three-year high a month earlier.

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Politics & Elections
8:15 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Democrat Jack Hatch has $183,000 in campaign fund

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Democrat Jack Hatch has just $183,000 in the bank for his campaign for governor, putting him at an extreme disadvantage against Republican Gov. Terry Branstad, who has amassed $4 million.

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