Iowa law enforcement is urging you to buckle up this Memorial Day weekend.
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn has rejected a plan to increase electric rates by roughly $70 million, a proposal ComEd says would have helped get so-called Smart Grid technology back on track.
OTTUMWA, Iowa (AP) — The second murder trial for Seth Techel is scheduled to begin on Aug. 12.
THE BURLINGTON BEES RAPPED OUT 11 HITS YESTERDAY IN OHIO, AS THEY BEAT THE DAYTON DRAGONS 10 – 4.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — With time running out in this legislative session, Gov. Terry Branstad still isn’t ruling out the possibility of increasing the state fuel tax, though lawmakers seem less optimistic.
BOSTON (AP) — The surviving Boston Marathon bombings suspect has been released from a civilian hospital and transferred to a federal medical detention center in central Massachusetts.
SCHAUMBURG, Illinois (AP) — A rare century-old U.S. nickel that was once mistakenly declared a fake has sold at auction for more than $3.1 million.
MANCHESTER, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say the five people found shot to death inside a home in a tiny central Illinois community were two young brothers, their parents and their great-grandmother.
CARUTHERSVILLE, Mo. (AP) — For the second time in less than a week, a Mississippi River bridge has been struck by a barge.
CRYSTAL CITY, Mo. (AP) — A father and son are OK after being rescued from the flooding Mississippi River south of St. Louis.