Teen Finds Second Mastodon Fossil on Iowa Farm in 30 Years
The owners of the property want to keep their identities and location hidden for fear of fossil hunters.
Repairing All the ‘Structurally Deficient’ Bridges in the US Would Take More Than 80 Years
Every day roughly 178 million people in the US travel over bridges in need of “urgent” repair.
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Watch a Hungry Student Interrupt Kirsten Gillibrand to Get Ranch for Her Pizza
"Everyone was like, ‘What happened down there?’ and I was like, ‘I really don’t know, man. I got the ranch though.'"
Democrats Need a Candidate Who Will Talk Straight About the Planet's Future
The 2020 primary will be about Trump and healthcare, but Democrats will also need to confront environmental issues from clean water to climate change.
Man Builds Actual Bomb in Restaurant to Show We're All Too Cavalier About Bomb Threats
When no one called 911 to report his behavior, the man called the Des Moines Police Department on himself.
Inside the College Union Beef Exposing Liberal America's Elite Hypocrisy
"One of reasons I applied here was because of that commitment to social justice... it's really disheartening to see that that might have been a façade."
First Someone Murdered His Zebras, Then He Was Shot Too
Over the last year, five animals and one human have been shot at Hevans Safari in Iowa, but only the human survived.
How the Tragic Killing of Mollie Tibbetts Became a Right-Wing Talking Point
The death of an Iowa college student has made the immigration debate even uglier.
HS Catcher Absolutely Rocked in Home Plate Collision
You don't usually see decleaters in high school baseball, but that's exactly what we got in the Iowa Class 2A state quarterfinals between Denver and Wilton.
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Five 2018 Races Where Democrats Could Score Shocking Upsets
Taking a close look at fundraising figures shows some unexpectedly weak incumbents.
A Lot of Congressional Races Got Upended by Filing Deadlines
Dropouts, forged signatures, and a Republican who may have picked the wrong moment to retire.
Here Are the House Seats Where Democrats Could Be in Trouble
As the Democrats try to take back the House this year, they'll have to make sure they don't lose ground in these key races.