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Joni Ernst, Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate, says of the Renewable Fuel Standard, "Philosophically, I am opposed to those mandates or those subsidies that are coming from the government.
Attorney General Tom Miller announced Tuesday that military consumer lender, Rome Finance, will liquidate and provide $91 million in debt relief to consumers across the country.
After about three months as interim chief and 23 years with the Marion Fire Department, Deb Krebill was named the city's next fire chief on Tuesday.
Gabe Griffin, 9, spends time with his dad, Scott Griffin, in north Shelby County on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, after returning from a trip to Iowa earlier this month to meet with a group cycling across the country to raise awareness for Gabe's battle with Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
In this June 21, 2014 file photo David Young, right, is congratulated after he received the Republican nomination in Iowa's 3rd Congressional District for the U.S. House in Urbandale, Iowa.
Deceptive practices by Rome Finance Co., more recently doing business as Colfax Capital Corp. and Culver Capital LLC, based in California and Georgia, included failing to accurately disclose charges and interest rates, New York's Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said Tuesday.
Iowa lawmakers don't get accused of racing through their work at the statehouse.
Iowa Senate nominee Rep. Bruce Braley released a new campaign ad on Tuesday highlighting his Republican opponent's opposition to increasing the minimum wage.
The new co-chairman of the Republican Party of Iowa is a familiar face to most people in the party.
'BLU stands for Born Leaders United,' said Andre Wright, founder and CEO of BLU Collar.
In a campaign swing resembling that of a presidential candidate, Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul plans to make a three-day trip across Iowa next week, another indication that the libertarian-leaning Republican is gearing up for a 2016 presidential run.
Police say a 17-year-old boy who allegedly shot a weapon into the air at Iowa City's pedestrian mall had earlier escaped from a juvenile home.
Gov. Terry Branstad says a team of state workers from Iowa Workforce Development will head to Cherokee to help hundreds of workers losing their jobs when the Tyson Foods chicken processing plant closes in September.
In the latest sign Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul is ramping up for a presidential bid, his leadership PAC has hired Republican consultant John Yob as national political director and chief strategist of its Michigan operation.
That was Gov. Terry Branstad in 2011. Branstad said he believed alternative energy development could be the key to bringing to fruition two of the governor's main goals: Bringing 200,000 jobs to Iowa by 2016 and increasing family income by 25 percent.
Authorities say one person has been killed and several others injured in a collision between a car and pickup in eastern Iowa.
A northeast Iowa nursing home lauded by the governor's office as among the best in the state was cited seven weeks earlier for unsanitary conditions in its kitchen.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 04:40 am
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