Topic: Polk County
Woman sues Deere, claiming the farm-implement company did nothing to stop racial taunts from co-workers, a demotion, and a doll painted black hanging on her garage door. Although woman sues Deere, company declines to comment.
Former New York Gov. George Pataki has reportedly decided not to enter the crowded field of GOP presidential hopefuls. It's hard to see where he could have carved out some turf, say analysts.
08/26/2011 02:10 pm
Iowa's GOP is dominated by social conservatives whose focus is on opposing abortion and gay marriage, say party insiders. That explains why not all Republican presidential hopefuls are competing in the Iowa straw poll on Saturday.
08/12/2011 03:21 pm
Americans relaxed at the end of a three-day weekend marking Memorial Day. But millions of them also paused to remember and to honor those who’d lost their lives in military service.
05/30/2011 04:46 pm
Midwest storm hit Missouri hard on Tuesday. State government is shutting down, due to the severity of the Midwest storm.
02/01/2011 01:47 pm
Minnesota tornadoes on Thursday were responsible for at least 3 deaths and dozens of injuries.
06/18/2010 10:17 am
Schools must comply with a state law requiring children in kindergarten through fifth grade to receive 30 minutes of continuous physical education every day.
11/17/2008 12:00 am