The Urbandale, Iowa little league squad fought off elimination on Saturday night with a thrilling 6-5 victory over Michigan. Iowa led 6-0 entering the sixth and final inning before Michigan stormed back with five runs before ultimately falling. Iowa will be back in action tonight in another elimination game against Sammamish, Washington. The action starts at 7:00 on ESPN2.
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.