Iowa

In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., speaks before President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington.
AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File
September 24, 2018 - 8:26 am
By Thomas Beaumont, Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Cory Booker isn't being subtle. With the Iowa caucuses still well over a year away, the New Jersey senator is working overtime to make an impression in Iowa and in other states crucial to the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination...
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Cristhian Bahena Rivera
Iowa Department of Public Safety via AP
August 21, 2018 - 6:29 pm
MONTEZUMA, Iowa (AP) — A man from Mexico living in the U.S. illegally has confessed to kidnapping college student Mollie Tibbetts while she was running in her small Iowa hometown, killing her and dumping her body in a rural field, authorities said Tuesday. Cristhian Bahena Rivera, 24, was arrested...
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This undated file photo released by the Iowa Department of Criminal Investigation shows Mollie Tibbetts, a University of Iowa student who was reported missing from her hometown in the eastern Iowa city of Brooklyn on July 18, 2018.
Iowa Department of Criminal Investigation via AP, File
August 21, 2018 - 10:16 am
UPDATED: 11:16 a.m. By Ryan Foley, Associated Press IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Investigators have recovered a body believed to be that of 20-year-old college student Mollie Tibbetts, who disappeared from her small hometown in central Iowa a month ago, police said Tuesday. The body was discovered in...
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A worker cleans up debris from the tornado damaged Marshall County Courthouse's tower Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Marshalltown, Iowa.
AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall
July 20, 2018 - 1:44 pm
By Scott McFetridge and David Pitt, Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Thousands of people were without power Friday after a flurry of unexpected tornadoes swept through central Iowa, injuring at least 17 people and flattening buildings in three cities. The storms even surprised weather...
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legislators debate the "heartbeat" bill at the Iowa state capitol in Des Moines
Zach Boyden-Holmes/The Des Moines Register via AP)
May 03, 2018 - 7:36 am
By Barbara Rodriguez and Scott Stewart, Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republican legislators sent Iowa's governor a bill early Wednesday that would ban most abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected, usually around six weeks of pregnancy, propelling the state overnight to the front of...
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