Vikings defensive end Jared Allen is still wearing purple and gold. The four-time Pro Bowler was not traded before the NFL’s 3 p.m. deadline Tuesday. Minnesota shopped Allen, who becomes a free agent at season’s end.
U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.
The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.
Iowa Policy Project, written by Colin Gordon, finds that Iowa's wage structure is weak compared to the growing economy.
State Climatologist, Harry Hillaker, says the winters ahead could be colder than normal.