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Webb: There's time to discuss Hillary Clinton's record (#4145)

Webb: There's time to discuss Hillary Clinton's record (#4145)

posted on August 22, 2014 at 3:25 PM

When asked to evaluate Hillary Clinton's performance as U.S. Secretary of State, former Virginia Democratic Senator Jim Webb says, "There's time to have that discussion later." He says there were good points, such as the pivot to Asia. On the other... 02:35 Read More »
Webb: We do not belong as an occupying power in Iraq (#4145)

Webb: We do not belong as an occupying power in Iraq (#4145)

posted on August 22, 2014 at 3:22 PM

Former Virginia Senator Jim Webb says it doesn't do any good for U.S. national security for us to be an occupying power in the Middle East. He says we opened up Pandora's Box when we invaded Iraq, because the lid came off sectarian violence.... 02:46 Read More »
Webb on the recent uprising in Ferguson, Missouri (#4145)

Webb on the recent uprising in Ferguson, Missouri (#4145)

posted on August 22, 2014 at 3:18 PM

Former Virginia Democratic Senator Jim Webb says he cautions fellow Democrats from jumping to conclusions about what happened in Ferguson, Missouri, that sparked racial tensions without knowing all the facts. He says the appearance of a... 02:28 Read More »

Investigators release Quebec train disaster report (#3952)

posted on August 22, 2014 at 1:56 PM

The weak safety culture of a now-defunct railway company and poor government oversight were among the many factors that led to an oil train explosion that killed 47 people in Quebec last year, Canada's Transportation Safety Board said in a new... Read More »

Emerging solar plants scorch birds in mid-air (#3952)

posted on August 22, 2014 at 1:54 PM

Workers at a state-of-the-art solar plant in the Mojave Desert have a name for birds that fly through the plant's concentrated sun rays — "streamers," for the smoke plume that comes from birds that ignite in midair. Read More »

Oil pipeline opponents plan concert in cornfield (#3952)

posted on August 22, 2014 at 1:52 PM

Willie Nelson and Neil Young will headline a concert next month in a Nebraska cornfield organized by opponents of a proposed pipeline that would carry oil from Canada south to the Gulf Coast. Read More »

Less shake from artificial quakes, fed study says (#3952)

posted on August 22, 2014 at 1:46 PM

Man-made earthquakes, a side effect of some high-tech energy drilling, cause less shaking and in general are about 16 times weaker than natural earthquakes with the same magnitude, a new federal study found. Read More »

Record drought saps California honey production (#3952)

posted on August 22, 2014 at 1:44 PM

California's record drought hasn't been sweet to honeybees, and it's creating a sticky situation for beekeepers and honey buyers. Read More »

GPS devices find huge water loss in western US (#3952)

posted on August 22, 2014 at 1:40 PM

A new study finds that 63 trillion gallons of water have been lost to drought in the western United States, enough to blanket the region with 4 inches of water. Read More »

Mall of America targets North Dakota oil workers (#3952)

posted on August 22, 2014 at 1:38 PM

The largest shopping mall in the country is targeting workers in one of the nation's top oil-producing areas. Read More »

Deere to lay off about 460 in Waterloo (#3952)

posted on August 22, 2014 at 1:36 PM

Deere & Co. has announced hundreds of layoffs at its tractor factory in Waterloo. Read More »

New go-to career for New England's young: Farming (#3952)

posted on August 22, 2014 at 1:34 PM

Farming is hip in New England. Across the region, young people are choosing crops over cubicles, new farms are popping up and the local food movement is spreading. Read More »

Coal gas boom in China holds climate change risks (#3952)

posted on August 22, 2014 at 1:32 PM

Deep in the hilly grasslands of remote Inner Mongolia, twin smoke stacks rise more than 200 feet into the sky, their steam and sulfur billowing over herds of sheep and cattle. Both day and night, the rumble of this power plant echoes across the... Read More »

Water intake resumes after Ohio River oil spill (#3952)

posted on August 22, 2014 at 1:31 PM

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio and Kentucky water districts have resumed taking water from the Ohio River after a fuel oil spill led them to stop doing so. The Greater Cincinnati Water Works and the Northern Kentucky Water District stopped pumping... Read More »

Corps: Mississippi River waterways need improving (#3952)

posted on August 22, 2014 at 1:31 PM

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — An Army Corps of Engineers official says higher-capacity ports, expanded locks and other infrastructure improvements are needed in the Mississippi River Watershed to respond to increased shipping demands and changing... Read More »
Former Senator Jim Webb (D-Virginia) (#4145)

Former Senator Jim Webb (D-Virginia) (#4145)

posted on August 22, 2014 at 11:04 AM

Full Program: Former Senator Jim Webb (D-Virginia) is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. Senator Webb discusses economic and veterans affairs issues. Webb, a former Secretary of the Navy under President Ronald Reagan weighs in on foreign affair issues... 28:50 Read More »
Iowa Press U.S. Congress Second District Debate (#202)

Iowa Press U.S. Congress Second District Debate (#202)

posted on August 20, 2014 at 2:00 PM

Full Program: Mariannette Miller-Meeks(R) and Dave Loebsack(D) Thursday, August 28 - 7:00 p.m. Iowa City High School 1900 Morningside Drive Iowa City, Iowa Limited seating. Doors open at 6 p.m. Audience must be seated by 6:45 p.m. Iowa Press... 58:46 Read More »
The Design Process (#0)

The Design Process (#0)

posted on August 20, 2014 at 7:47 AM

What does innovation look like, and how can one generate innovative ideas and strategies – right in the classroom? The collection, called “The Design Process: From Idea to Solution” is produced by NOVA Education. It helps... Read More »
Fair Flashback: Food | Iowa State Fair 2014 (#4506)

Fair Flashback: Food | Iowa State Fair 2014 (#4506)

posted on August 16, 2014 at 10:57 PM

Fair food - when you’re here you can smell it, see it and of course taste it! It’s probably safe to say it’s irresistible. And I’m probably even safer in saying that our production crews have sampled many Fair goodies while they've been covering... 02:45 Read More »
Cow Chip Throwing Contest | Iowa State Fair 2014 (#4506)

Cow Chip Throwing Contest | Iowa State Fair 2014 (#4506)

posted on August 16, 2014 at 10:56 PM

Okay, find the best shaped cow chip, with just the right amount of weight to it, and hurl it through the air as far as you can. Sound intriguing? Well, then, the cow chip throwing contest is for you. 04:08 Read More »
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