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Shopping for a cause

October 7, 2016 The Marshalltown Area United Way’s Eighth Annual Power of the Purse fundraiser will be held Thursday, Oct. 13 from 6-9 p.m. more »»

Local Y offers diabetes prevention program on Oct 11

October 7, 2016 The Marshalltown YMCA-YWCA knows it is easier to prevent a disease than mend it. more »»

UN formally nominates Guterres for Secretary-General

October 7, 2016 UNITED NATIONS — Portugal’s former prime minister Antonio Guterres, who was formally nominated on Thursday to be the next U.N. more »»

Debate minefield

October 7, 2016 WASHINGTON — President George H.W. Bush conspicuously checked his watch. Al Gore got too close for comfort. Mitt Romney strode across stage to confront President Barack Obama face to face. more »»

Barely half of illegal border crossers caught

October 7, 2016 SAN DIEGO — Immigration authorities caught just over half of the people who illegally entered the U.S. more »»

Report faults top Pentagon aide’s behavior at clubs

October 7, 2016 WASHINGTON — Defense Secretary Ash Carter’s former senior military aide used his government credit card at strip clubs or gentlemen’s clubs in Rome and Seoul, drank in excess and had “improper... more »»

Russia strongly warns US against striking Syrian army

October 7, 2016 MOSCOW — The Russian military on Thursday strongly warned the United States against striking the Syrian army, noting that its air defense weapons stand ready to fend off any attack. more »»

Pakistan’s lawmakers toughen penalty for ‘honor’ killings

October 7, 2016 ISLAMABAD — Despite objections from religious hard-liners, lawmakers Thursday took the first significant move to curb mounting numbers of “honor” killings in Pakistan, stiffening the penalties and... more »»

Vietnam vet breaks silence about war

October 6, 2016 Editor’s note: This is the latest in an ongoing series of articles profiling those who have ever served in the U.S. military, be it overseas or stateside. more »»

Staying safe for flu season

October 6, 2016 The arrival of October may conjure up images of changing leaves, cool days and Halloween, but it also kicks off a less-than-pleasant time of year: flu season. “Flu season is between Oc. more »»

State candidates give views at Chamber forum

October 6, 2016 Incumbents and challengers for state offices presented views on a wide variety of topics Wednesday at the Marshalltown Area Chamber of Commerce-sponsored forum Wednesday at the Orpheum Theate. more »»

2 million urged to evacuate

October 6, 2016 MELBOURNE BEACH, Fla. more »»

Our freezers runneth over

October 6, 2016 DES MOINES — Warehouses, distribution centers and grocery stores are overflowing with some food staples, such as milk, eggs and frozen fruits and vegetables, the result of increased production and... more »»

Board will review Iowa State president’s plane use, travel

October 6, 2016 IOWA CITY — The board that governs Iowa’s public universities will review whether employees have adhered to policies barring the use of state equipment and travel for private gain, amid growing... more »»

For Clinton, election likely to be won or lost in October

October 6, 2016 WASHINGTON — Each night, Hillary Clinton’s data experts head to a conference room on the 11th floor of her Brooklyn headquarters, to start counting votes. more »»

Plane evacuated after Samsung smartphone starts smoking

October 6, 2016 LOUISVILLE, Ky. — An overheating, smoking Samsung smartphone forced the evacuation of a Southwest Airlines jet that was preparing to take off Wednesday from the Louisville airport. more »»



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