Former pig castrator Joni Ernst poised to win Iowa Senate seat for Republicans
SP_COP - November 03, 2014 -
Joni Ernst became famous by gazing into a camera and boasting of castrating hogs on the Iowa farm where she grew up.“So when I get to Washington, I’ll know how to cut pork,” she said. The campaign ad...
Maine Army National Guard scales back annual food drive support
SP_COP - November 03, 2014 -
The Maine Army National Guard has scaled back its 14-year involvement with an annual food drive, but it has not pulled out entirely.Mike Higgins, digital managing editor for B98.5, said early Monday t...
'Car Talk's' Tom Magliozzi has died, NPR reports
SP_COP - November 03, 2014 -
Tom Magliozzi, who along with his brother delivered insights on automobiles through a blizzard of Boston-accented quips, putdowns and laughter on NPR’s “Car Talk” program, has died. He was 77.He died...
Find your precinct online; vote Tuesday
SP_COP - November 03, 2014 -
Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday.Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann says most of the calls received by his office on election day are from people trying to locate their precinct.Enter...