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  • What does Indiana's religious freedom law do for Republicans?

    WASHINGTON The furor this week over Indiana's religious freedom law means new trouble nationally for a Republican Party that's been fighting an image of intolerance for years.
  • Vance Richard KnutsenFebruary 21, 1926 - March 18, 2015

    Vance Richard Knutsen<br/>February 21, 1926 - March 18, 2015
    Vance Richard Knutsen was born on February 21, 1926, in Fallow, Iowa, to Raynald Severine (R.S.) and Florence (Sandvig) Knutsen. He grew up on the family farm in Graettinger, Iowa, attending Graettinger High School where he met the love of his life,...

    Jeb Bush points to conservative record in Florida

    Jeb Bush points to conservative record in Florida
    Jeb Bush is trying to convince the conservative faithful across the country that he's no "RINO" — a Republican In Name Only. The prospective presidential frontrunner's eight-year record as Florida governor helps make the case to doubters that he...

    Leonard Pitts Jr.: Some thoughts as we wait to see whether Ferguson burns

    Last week, I spent a day at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa, where some students and I talked about protest. Des Moines is six hours up the road from Ferguson, Missouri, the St. Louis suburb where Michael Brown, an unarmed teenager, was shot to death...

    Search continues for person behind Yik Yak posts that closed high school

    Search continues for person behind Yik Yak posts that closed high school
    Police have not yet identified the anonymous person who posted messages on Yik Yak that were deemed threatening and led to the closure of Mira Costa High School. But the investigation continued Tuesday afternoon with hopes of finding the sender soon,...