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Authorities Clear Man In Fatal Spencer Shooting

SPENCER, Iowa (AP) - No charges will be filed in the shooting death of a man who broke into a home in Spencer. The Clay County Attorney's Office announced Wednesday that 26-year-old Andres Ramos was justified on Sept. 1 when…

Lawsuit Over Agent's Firing Exposes Iowa Police Agency Mess

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - An investigator fired after complaining about routine speeding by the governor's state vehicle claims he faced harsher discipline than other employees because he embarrassed then-Gov. Terry Branstad. Former Division of Criminal Investigation agent Larry Hedlund…

Keller's Grocery To Become Multifaceted Eatery

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- Kellers grocery is no longer going to be an empty space. Daniel Myers, who is the owner of Sioux Falls Cafe and Catering, is opening a multifaceted eatery. Located on Phillips Avenue in the space that Kellers…

Group Praises Legislature's Sexual Harassment Training

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) - A South Dakota organization that encourages women to enter politics says the group hopes sexual harassment training will help make the legislative session safer and more inclusive for women. The Wednesday training is required for legislative…

Investigation Finds No Conflict In Yankton Hog Farms Votes

YANKTON, S.D. (AP) - An investigation has found that three commissioners didn't violate South Dakota's conflict of interest statute by approving several hog operations in a southeastern county. The Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan reports that the Yankton County commissioners…

Man Pleads Guilty To Threatening Sen. Joni Ernst Of Iowa

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) - A Nebraska man has pleaded guilty to threatening Republican U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst of Iowa. Court records say Robert Simet, of Omaha, entered the plea Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Council Bluffs. The charge:…

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Tillerson Signals Deeper US Military Commitment In Syria

PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) - Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says it's crucial for the U.S. to maintain a military presence in Syria to prevent the Islamic State group's resurgence. In a speech at Stanford University, Tillerson signaled a deeper…

Trump Administration Appeals Ruling On Young Immigrants

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The Trump administration is appealing a judge's ruling temporarily blocking its decision to end protections for nearly 800,000 young immigrants. Attorneys for the U.S. Department of Justice said in a court filing Tuesday that they were…

Nestle Selling US Candy Business For $2.8 Billion

NEW YORK (AP) - Swiss food and drink giant Nestle is selling its U.S. candy business to Italy's Ferrero for about $2.8 billion in cash. Ferrero will take over iconic chocolate brands Butterfinger and Crunch bars, as well as the…

Trump Convenes Experts On Overhaul Of Nation's Prison System

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is convening a group of governors, criminal justice experts and faith-based leaders to discuss ways of overhauling the nation's prison system with an eye toward reducing the rate of recidivism. While Trump has put…

IRS Rolls Out New Income Tax Withholding Guidelines

The Internal Revenue Service is making changes to the guidelines that help workers determine how much of their paycheck is withheld by their employer as income taxes. The IRS rolled out new income-tax withholding tables Thursday as it begins to…

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