MASON CITY — The sentence of a Mason City man convicted of first-degree murder and first-degree robbery while he was a juvenile has been amended so that he could be eligible for parole in the future. 25-year-old Damion Seats was convicted in the 2008 shooting death of Isidoro Erreguin and received the then-mandatory sentence of
MASON CITY — The arraignment hearing has been scheduled for a former Iowa State Patrol sergeant charged with repeatedly stealing prescription pills that were being stored as evidence. Michael Haugen was charged last month with falsifying a public document and third-degree theft. Investigators say Haugen removed pills from evidence bags from the patrol’s storage room
HUXLEY, Iowa (AP) – Story County authorities have released the name of a man who was killed in a fall while working on a wind turbine. The accident occurred around 5:30 p.m. Thursday near Huxley. The man was working inside a wind turbine that’s under construction. Authorities say he fell about 40 feet and was
CLEVELAND — In his acceptance speech last night, Donald Trump recounted the story of a young Iowa woman who was killed in Omaha earlier this year by a drunk driver who was in the country illegally. The Republican presidential nominee warned of the violence America is facing and attributed part of the problem to the
ST. LOUIS — Former Iowa Governor Tom Vilsack was in Missouri yesterday as speculation swirled about his chances of being Hillary Clinton’s running mate. Vilsack spoke at the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, a non-profit based in a St. Louis suburb. “Forty-four percent of Americans know someone who is using and misusing opioids
She turned heads as tough teen detective Veronica Mars, starred in movies as a Disney princess and a bad mom, and will soon be landing in "The Good Place." Actress Kristen Bell has managed to create a successful career while keeping close to her family. Tracy Smith reports.
"Sunday Morning" looks at some of this week's highlights, from the 73rd birthday of Rolling Stone Mick Jagger, to National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day and the Democratic National Convention. Jane Pauley reports.
The entertainment world said goodbye to a Hollywood master of humor and romance. Writer-director Garry Marshall died Tuesday in Burbank, Calif., after a long career of hit sitcoms and romantic comedies. Jane Pauley pays homage to his remarkable career.
Mike Birbiglia has long been called a rising star in comedy, as he prowled stages across America over the past decade. Now, a string of successful movies has given the star some extra sparkle. Jamie Wax reports.
Acclaimed singer-songwriter Mary Chapin Carpenter struck it big in 1987 with the release of her debut album, "Hometown Girl." Since then, the Princeton, New Jersey native has won five Grammy Awards and sold more than 14 million albums, including four number one singles. Her 14th and latest album, "The Things That We Are Made Of" […]