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Group asking EPA to oversee Iowa water pollution regulations

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Environmental activists are asking the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to withdraw the Iowa Department of Natural Resources' authority to manage a program designed to limit water pollution. About 30 members of the group Iowa Citizens…

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Fair food: 27 new foods coming to Minnesota State Fair

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) - From giant stuffed tater tots to smoked ice cream, the Minnesota State Fair has unveiled 27 new foods that are hitting the concession stands at this year's festival. The new foods announced Tuesday range widely.…

Toddler pulled from Iowa lake dies at hospital

POLK CITY, Iowa (AP) - A toddler pulled from a central Iowa lake over the weekend has died. The Polk County Sheriff's Office says the 2-year-old girl died Tuesday morning at a Des Moines hospital. The girl was with her…

Ernst: Trump tariffs on China are a tax on farm families

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Sen. Joni Ernst has harsh words for President Donald Trump's tariffs on Chinese goods. The Republican senator from Iowa, in a significant parting of ways with Trump, says the tariffs "are nothing more than a…

Trade fight with China could slow US growth, economists say

WASHINGTON (AP) - Economists are starting to warn that the tit-for-tat tariff threats between the United States and China, should they all be implemented, would meaningfully slow U.S. growth. Oxford Economics estimates that if President Donald Trump imposed the $200…

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