Tag Archives: Iowa

Beto O'Rourke hires Iowa caucus architect as state tactician

Beto O'Rourke hires Iowa caucus architect as state tacticianDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A former Iowa Democratic Party official is facing criticism for jumping to Beto O'Rourke's campaign — and bringing with him inside information that O'Rourke's rivals for the White House say could give the former Texas congressman an advantage on caucus night.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

US weather: Midwest braces for further floods after deadly storms hit Nebraska and Iowa

US weather: Midwest braces for further floods after deadly storms hit Nebraska and IowaHeavy flooding could return to the midwest this week with rain predicted to pummel the US region, forecasters warn. Floods were unleashed last week by a ‘bomb cyclone’ storm, forcing thousands from their homes in Nebraska, Iowa and Missouri, killing at least three. Although floodwaters have receded in recent days, more damage is possible as spring rains arrive and more snow in northern states melts and flows into rivers.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Midwest flooding costs increasing, with $1.6B damage in Iowa

Midwest flooding costs increasing, with $  1.6B damage in IowaDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds said Friday that recent flooding in the state has caused an estimated $ 1.6 billion in damage, pushing the total costs from the devastating Midwest flooding to at least $ 3 billion.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Biden and Sanders Lead Iowa Poll of 2020 Democratic Field

Biden and Sanders Lead Iowa Poll of 2020 Democratic FieldBiden, who is still trying to decide whether he wants to run for a third time, has the support of 27 percent of likely participants in the Iowa caucuses. The early polling, sponsored by the Des Moines Register, CNN and Mediacom, is as much about name recognition as anything.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Exclusive: Pompeo on the failed North Korea talks, Otto Warmbier and his own trip to Iowa

Exclusive: Pompeo on the failed North Korea talks, Otto Warmbier and his own trip to IowaSecretary of State Mike Pompeo refused to say if he believes that Kim Jong Un did not know about Otto Warmbier's mistreatment.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Kamala Harris attracts crowds in Iowa, but leaves questions about what she believes

Kamala Harris attracts crowds in Iowa, but leaves questions about what she believesSen. Kamala Harris of California is attracting big crowds as she campaigns for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Iowa student dies after being found unconscious outside in minus 51 degree wind chills

Iowa student dies after being found unconscious outside in minus 51 degree wind chillsAn 18-year-old University of Iowa student died after he was found unresponsive



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Iowa student dies after being found unconscious outside in minus 51 degree wind chills

Iowa student dies after being found unconscious outside in minus 51 degree wind chillsAn 18-year-old University of Iowa student died after he was found unresponsive



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

University of Iowa student dies after being found unresponsive during polar vortex

University of Iowa student dies after being found unresponsive during polar vortexUI Police discovered Gerald Belz unresponsive around 2:48 a.m. Wednesday morning.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Warren tests anti-corruption theme to cheers in Iowa debut

Warren tests anti-corruption theme to cheers in Iowa debutDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren is introducing herself to influential Iowa Democrats by telling her personal story of economic opportunity, trying to lay claim in the emerging 2020 presidential field as a champion for a middle class she says is withering under President Donald Trump.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines