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Greek banks reopen but cash limits remain and taxes soar

July 21, 2015 ATHENS, Greece — Greek banks reopened Monday for the first time in three weeks, but strict limits on cash withdrawals and higher taxes on everything from coffee to diapers meant the economic outlook... more »»

Mother shares her son’s story of mental illness

July 20, 2015 Tragedy struck the town of Parkersburg on June 24, 2009 when Aplington-Parkersburg High School football coach Ed Thomas was shot and killed by Mark Becker, a troubled young man who suffered from... more »»

Big Brother Big Sisters marks 40 years in Marshall County

July 20, 2015 Editor’s note: This is the latest in an ongoing series of articles highlighting the 40th anniversary of the Big Brothers Big Sisters organization in Marshall County. more »»

“Most Amazing Race” slated by local Y

July 20, 2015 Area athletes, or residents who just want to have fun in a team format racing by bike, foot and boat ... yes boat, have a great opportunity to showcase their skills, and all for a great caus. more »»

“Most Amazing Race” slated by local Y

July 20, 2015 Area athletes, or residents who just want to have fun in a team format racing by bike, foot and boat ... yes boat, have a great opportunity to showcase their skills, and all for a great caus. more »»

In the heat of the moment

July 20, 2015 The Fifth annual Marshalltown Fire Department’s Citizens Academy gets under way Sept. 8. more »»

Years after WWII, company apologizes to US POWs

July 20, 2015 LOS ANGELES — Saying they felt a “deep sense of ethical responsibility for a past tragedy,” executives from a major Japanese corporation gave an unprecedented apology Sunday to a 94-year-old U.S. more »»

Trump basks in McCain takedown, says rivals envious of rise

July 20, 2015 WASHINGTON — Republicans’ swift condemnation of Donald Trump’s disparaging comments about Sen. more »»

Pentagon chief in Israel seeks deeper military ties

July 20, 2015 TEL AVIV, Israel — U.. more »»

Phil Rudd released on bail in New Zealand

July 20, 2015 SYDNEY — AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd was released on bail on Monday a day after he was arrested in New Zealand on a charge of breaching conditions of his home detention sentence for threatening to kill ... more »»

Linn Creek Arts Festival was a crowd-pleaser

July 19, 2015 The build-up to the annual Linn Creek Arts Festival was palpable for volunteers and community members who spent countless hours planning the one day event held on Saturday. From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. more »»

Walker visits Haverhill farm, talks with supporters

July 19, 2015 Windmills, state and national flags and several red barns set the scene as Midwest native and presidential hopeful Gov. Scott Walker took the stage at the JT Heil Farm Saturday night. more »»

Businesswoman serves as bridge for Latino community

July 19, 2015 Joan Jaimes wears many different hats. She is an entrepreneur, mortgage loan officer, wife, mother of three and translator and interpreter for a variety of organization. more »»

Trump on John McCain: ‘I like people who weren’t captured’

July 19, 2015 AMES — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump criticized Sen. more »»

Chattanooga Muslims mourning, anxious after shootings

July 19, 2015 CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — As the death toll rose to five, a handful of governors ordered National Guardsmen to take up arms in response to the brazen attacks on two Tennessee military sites. more »»

Saudi Arabia says it stopped Islamic State attacks; 400 held

July 19, 2015 RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Saudi Arabia announced Saturday it has broken up planned Islamic State attacks in the kingdom and arrested more than 400 suspects in an anti-terrorism sweep, a day after a... more »»

AP Poll: Sharp divisions after high court backs gay marriage

July 19, 2015 NEW YORK — The Supreme Court’s ruling last month legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide has left Americans sharply divided, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll that suggests support for gay... more »»

Banned FIFA official pleads not guilty to racketeering

July 19, 2015 NEW YORK — A former high-ranking official in the governing body of the world’s most popular sport appeared before a judge Saturday, entering a not guilty plea in a massive racketeering and bribery... more »»

 
 
 

 

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