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Severe Weather Iowa Associated Press
The Terres family of Walcott, Iowa, near Davenport, inspect the yard around their home after a derecho packing dangerous winds knocked down trees and a utility pole on their property Monday.  (Kevin E. SchmidtMBR)

Powerful derecho strikes Midwest

IOWA CITY, Iowa – A rare storm packing 100 mph winds and with power similar to an inland hurricane swept across the Midwest on...

August 11, 2020 1:00 am

Health officials resigning, fired amid outbreak

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Vilified, threatened with violence and in some cases suffering from burnout, dozens of state and local public...

August 11, 2020 1:00 am

Boston Marathon Bombing FILE - This file photo released April 19, 2013, by the Federal Bureau of Investigation shows Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, convicted and sentenced to death for carrying out the April 15, 2013, Boston Marathon bombing attack that killed three people and injured more than 260. On Friday, July 31, 2020, a federal appeals court overturned the Boston Marathon bomber's death sentence. (FBI via AP, File) (HOGP)

Feds seek more time to mull Boston Marathon bomber ruling

Federal prosecutors said Monday that they need more time to decide whether to ask an appeals court to reconsider the case of Boston...

August 10, 2020 2:20 pm