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Jeff Katz
August 12, 2019 - 2:42 pm
Well, this doesn't look great Joe. It seems the Democratic presidential frontrunner wasn't in the mood for tough questions Friday in Iowa as he grew frustrated with a college student who approached him and asked him a question about gender. The female student, who reportedly works for Turning Point...
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Jeff Katz
August 09, 2019 - 6:20 am
Oof. You're going to have to explain this one Joe. During an appearance at the Asian and Latino Coalition in Des Moines, Iowa, 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden told the crowd that "poor kids are just as bright and just as talented as white kids." While discussing possible...
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Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during a town hall meeting, Tuesday, June 11, 2019, in Ottumwa, Iowa. (AP Photo/Matthew Putney)
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June 12, 2019 - 11:49 am
By THOMAS BEAUMONT, DARLENE SUPERVILLE and WILL WEISSERT Associated Press DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden repeatedly laid into each other while traveling in the battleground state of Iowa, unleashing verbal attacks that at times felt more...
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June 11, 2019 - 8:47 am
By THOMAS BEAUMONT and DARLENE SUPERVILLE Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — After months of jabbing each other from afar, President Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden will overlap Tuesday in Iowa, a state that's critical to their political futures. For Biden, a convincing win in next year's...
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December 17, 2018 - 2:47 pm
BOSTON (AP) — A chance meeting in a hotel lobby sparked an unlikely friendship between former NBA star Charles Barkley and a cat litter scientist in Iowa. The story has been shared widely since it was told last week by the scientist's daughter on "Only A Game," an NPR sports show produced by Boston...
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November 20, 2018 - 4:55 pm
DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — A man accused of driving onto and damaging the eastern Iowa baseball field made famous by the 1989 movie "Field of Dreams" must serve two to five years of probation. Television station KCRG reports that 21-year-old Austin Pape, of Dyersville, also was granted a deferred...
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November 05, 2018 - 3:50 pm
By SCOTT McFETRIDGE , Associated Press CLIVE, Iowa (AP) — After hearing someone from Iowa had won half of a nearly $700 million Powerball jackpot, Lerynne West couldn't find the ticket she'd bought the day before so asked her sister to check her pickup truck. There it was, on the pickup floor — a...
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August 25, 2018 - 7:39 am
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A top Republican fundraiser whose firm works for several prominent immigration hardliners is the partial owner of the land where the Mexican man accused of killing Iowa college student Mollie Tibbetts lived rent-free, a farm spokeswoman said Friday. Nicole Schlinger has long...
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August 25, 2018 - 7:39 am
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A top Republican fundraiser whose firm works for several prominent immigration hardliners is the partial owner of the land where the Mexican man accused of killing Iowa college student Mollie Tibbetts lived rent-free, a farm spokeswoman said Friday. Nicole Schlinger has long...
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August 21, 2018 - 9:39 am
By RYAN FOLEY , Associated Press IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Investigators have recovered a body believed to be that of a 20-year-old Iowa college student who vanished from a small town one month ago, a spokesman for a reward fund said Tuesday. Greg Willey of Crime Stoppers of Central Iowa said he...
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