Congress rejects Obama veto, Saudi September 11 bill becomes law

WASHINGTON - Congress on Wednesday overwhelmingly rejected President Barack Obama's veto of legislation allowing relatives of the victims of the Sept. ...

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James W. Frazee IV

James W. Frazee IV "God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in Him." ~ John Piper This is one of James' favorites quotes and one which impacted his life. We miss you James. -- Love Mom, Dad and Abby

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Neva King

CEDAR RAPIDS Neva King, 85, died Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016. Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home, Cedar Rapids.

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Letter: Editorial cartoon fostered division

I wish The Gazette had not published Mike Lester's political cartoon in the Saturday, Sept. 24, edition. The cartoonist probably intended to imply tha ...

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Letter: Honor Flight was humbling experience

Having just returned from an Eastern Iowa Honor Flight to our nation's capital, I wish to express my sincere thanks and appreciation to Kevin Vogel, E ...

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D'Shawn Dexter's parents drive 24 hours to watch their son play at UNI

CEDAR FALLS - Sidney and Charlene Dexter will hop into their Toyota Highlander sometime Friday. Their son, Trey, may or may not be with them. It has ...

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15,000 expected for annual University of Iowa homecoming parade

IOWA CITY - About 15,000 Hawkeye fans are expected line the streets of downtown Iowa City Friday for the annual University of Iowa homecoming parade. ...

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Clinton enlists former foe Sanders in appeal for youth votes in U.S. presidential race

DURHAM, N.H. - U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton shared a stage with former rival Senator Bernie Sanders on Wednesday to appeal for ...

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Kathleen Hauskins

KATHLEEN HAUSKINS Hiawatha Kathleen M. Hauskins, 64, of Hiawatha, went to join her Savior, Jesus, on Friday, Sept. 23, 2016, at UnityPoint Hea ...

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Nitrate effects in drinking water may be worse than thought: report

Health risks associated with nitrate in drinking water may go beyond blue-baby syndrome, according to a report released Thursday by the Iowa Environme ...

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Fun Facts: Northwestern-Iowa, Julia Louis-Dreyfus edition

Shouldn't it be Northmidwestern? Why must I be the one to point out these obvious things? Anyway, here are the Northwestern-Iowa Fun Facts: 1. Iowa' ...

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Update flood risk assessment to reflect reality

Thanks to skillful local preparations, this week's flooding did not wash away neighborhoods. But it did wash away some old thinking, especially on the ...

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Missouri fraternity suspended after being accused of racial slurs

By Kevin Murphy, ReutersKANSAS CITY, Mo., Sept 28 - The University of Missouri said on Wednesday a fraternity accused of making racial slurs toward a ...

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Paula Kamerling

PAULA MARIA KAMERLING Mount Vernon Paula Maria Kamerling, 66, of Mount Vernon, died Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016, surrounded by her daughters. A ceremony c ...

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PepsiCo’s health kick pays off

PepsiCo's push into healthier fare is invigorating sales.Products such as Sabra hummus and guacamole, Naked cold-press juices and Lipton Pure Leaf tea ...

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