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Cedar Rapids advances proposal to restrict fireworks sales

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Council members to vote on proposal banning use within city limits
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Tracking light rain on first day of spring

Tracking light rain on first day of spring

Temperatures will be mild and showers roll in during the second half of the day. Read more ...

Young elephant dies after brief illness at Indiana zoo

Young elephant dies after brief illness at Indiana zoo

The Indianapolis Zoo says a 6-year-old African elephant has died there following a brief illness. Read more ...

Washington state deputy shot, killed during traffic stop

Washington state deputy shot, killed during traffic stop

A second official was shot and transported to a nearby hospital. Read more ...

Google takes on your favorite gaming console with streaming platform

Google takes on your favorite gaming console with streaming platform

Move over Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony. Google jumps into video gaming without a console. Read more ...

'Breakthrough for patients': FDA approves 1st postpartum depression drug

'Breakthrough for patients': FDA approves 1st postpartum depression drug

Clinical trials showed it works within hours. Read more ...

Raiders sign former Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict

Raiders sign former Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict

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Belmont, Fairleigh Dickinson earn first NCAA Tournament wins

Belmont, Fairleigh Dickinson earn first NCAA Tournament wins

Eleven months ago, Fairleigh Dickinson coach Greg Herenda was seriously ill with life-threatening blood clots. Tuesday night, he danced on the court and hugged players after... Read more ...

Woman spots 'one-in-a-million' yellow cardinal in her backyard

Woman spots 'one-in-a-million' yellow cardinal in her backyard

The woman posted pictures of "Mr. Sunshine" on Facebook, where the bird went viral. Read more ...

Man sentenced to life in prison after filming sex with 4-year-old boy...

Man sentenced to life in prison after filming sex with 4-year-old boy, solicitor says

A man was sentenced to life in prison plus a consecutive 20 years with no parole after he filmed sexual activity with a 4-year-old boy, Solicitor Walt Wilkins said. Read more ...

Tonight's Powerball jackpot worth $550M

Tonight's Powerball jackpot worth $550M

The jackpot for Wednesday's Powerball drawing is an estimated $550 million - the 8th largest Powerball jackpot on record. The cash option is an estimated $335 million. Read more ...