State in the Midwestern region of the United States of America
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In scathing statement, former Hawkeyes standout Akrum Wadley says playing for Iowa was 'living nightmare'Former star running back Akrum Wadley alleges verbal abuse and unexplained punishments, saying he wanted to leave Iowa during his four-year career.
Iowa announces halt of football ticket sales due to coronavirus uncertaintyAmid uncertainty over the coronavirus pandemic, Iowa announced Monday that it will pause ticket sales at the end of June.
Joni Ernst and Donald Trump Could Both Be in Trouble in IowaIowa seemed out of reach for Democrats not too long ago. Now, the presidential race appears to be tightening, and Senator Ernst, a Republican, is facing a strong challenge from a political newcomer.
Iowa governor pledges to restore voting rights to some felonsIowa Governor Kim Reynolds has committed to restoring voting rights to those with past felony convictions, according to a Radio Iowa report, potentially expanding the electorate in a state that could..
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U.S. EPA yet to decide on retroactive refinery waiver requests: senatorThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has not yet taken action on petitions by refiners seeking retroactive biofuel blending waivers, Senator Chuck Grassley from Iowa said on Tuesday.
Two Iowa high schools played a baseball game Monday. It was the nation's first varsity game since the coronavirus pandemicAn announced crowd of 361 came for the first high school sporting event of any kind since the coronavirus pandemic shut down all sports in March.
Former Iowa Wesleyan basketball player jailed in China entering critical stageFormer Iowa Wesleyan basketball player Jeff Harper is still awaiting his fate in a China jail, for an incident that happened in January.
Student Editor Honored for Investigating Racial Disparities in SuspensionsNina Lavezzo-Stecopoulos, the co-executive editor of The Little Hawk school newspaper in Iowa, won a Robert F. Kennedy human rights award for her work.
Despite new coronavirus outbreaks at its Iowa plants, Tyson Foods resumes attendance policyTyson modified the policy, saying it was doing so "to encourage team members to take the proper steps in the event of illness or lack of child care."
With Steve King Gone, Does the Democrat Have a Shot in His Iowa District?J.D. Scholten was preparing for a rematch with Mr. King, the controversial Iowa congressman. Then Mr. King lost the Republican primary.
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Pandemic, Protests and Police: An Election Like No OtherA day of disrupted voting across the country produced a notable result in Iowa, where Steve King, who was ostracized after he questioned why white supremacy was offensive, was denied a 10th term.
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Tense protest at Iowa police station ends in peace as officers, protesters kneel togetherA tense protest ended with a show of peaceful solidarity in Des Moines, Iowa, when police officers and protesters knelt in honor of George Floyd.
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Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley: Trump has failed to justify ouster of watchdogs, fueling political speculationThe unusual rebuke from Iowa Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley comes amid scrutiny of Trump's decision to fire the State Department's inspector general.
For Steve King, the Number of People Who Want Him Gone Could Be a BlessingThe Iowa congressman, known for his racist remarks about immigrants, is an outcast among mainstream Republicans. But his four primary challengers could split the vote.
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Iowa frat allegedly threw a party with as many as 50 people, violating coronavirus orderDespite social-distancing recommendations, the University of Iowa fraternity allegedly hosted a party with 30-50 people in attendance.
Tyson says it will close pork processing plant in Iowa indefinitely due to COVID-19Tyson said it will offer COVID-19 testing to all of its 2,800 employees at the plant while it's closed.
Officials urge Tyson Foods to shut down plant after employees test positive for COVID-19The Tyson Foods meatpacking plant in Waterloo, Iowa, is facing calls to shut down from officials concerned over employees positive for coronavirus.
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