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President Donald Trump, flanked by Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, left, and Energy Secretary Rick Perry, is seen in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington Friday, during the announcing of the approval of a permit to build the Keystone XL pipeline, clearing the way for the $8 billion project.

Trump approves Keystone XL pipeline

Money & Markets

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump greenlighted the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, declaring it a "great day for American jobs" and siding with energy advocates over environmental groups in a heated debate over climate change. The presidential permit comes nearly a decade ...

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Netflix renews Sandler, plan 4 more films

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NEW YORK — Netflix is doubling down on Adam Sandler. The streaming giant has extended its deal with the comedian for four more feature films. As part of a previous four-movie deal, Sandler has already produced and starred in two films for Netflix. While neither "Ridiculous 6" nor "The ...

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From a Dec. 18, 2014 file photo, a Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation Crime Scene Unit with Marshalltown Police Department vehicles are shown near the area of Second Avenue and Linn Street. The DCI was called to the scene as as a result of a 3:47 a.m. Dec. 17 shooting involving armed suspect Andrew Worsfold and MPD officers Ramon Maxey and Benjamin Scheevel. Worsfold was killed in the incident. Law enforcement personnel were seen examining an area near the CIRSI parking lot and the southwest corner of Primary Health Care.

City, MPD officers named in lawsuit from 2014 shooting incident

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A lawsuit has been filed by against the city of Marshalltown, Marshalltown Police Department Officer Ramon Maxey and former MPD Officer Benjamin Scheevel, following an officer-involved shooting back in December of 2014, in which a Marshalltown man was killed. According to Marshall County ...

Mnuchin say focus will turn to tax reform

Money & Markets

WASHINGTON — Now that the effort to overhaul the nation's health care system has collapsed, the Trump administration is turning its attention to tax reform. President Donald Trump and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Friday that the administration will now focus on gaining ...

Man charged in theft of Legend’s bag at JFK

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NEW YORK — Authorities have cuffed a man charged with stealing Grammy winner John Legend's Louis Vuitton bag containing $25,000 Cartier cufflinks from an airport luggage cart in New York. District Attorney Richard Brown says 63-year-old Agustin Hilario swiped the bag Thursday when it was ...

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The Central Iowa Art Association’s Ceramics Study Collection exceeds 600 pieces, largely thanks to former CIAA president Eason Eige’s hundreds of donations. The CIAA is working towards finding a way to open a museum to showcase the collection. Pictured are eight Chinese musician statues dating to the T’ang Dynasty (618-907 CE), uncovered in recent years during the construction of the Three Gorges Dam on the Yangtze River in China. They were recently donated by Eige, and are now part of the collection.

‘The time has come for a museum’

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Former Central Iowa Art Association (CIAA) director Eason Eige first established the organization’s Ceramics Study Collection in 1970. While he no longer resides in the area, Eige has stayed active in the development of the collection. In recent years, he has bequeathed the CIAA hundreds of ...

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N.D. oil spill 3 times larger than estimated

Money & Markets

BISMARCK, N.D. — A December oil pipeline spill in western North Dakota might have been three times larger than first estimated and among the biggest in state history, a state environmental expert said Friday. About 530,000 gallons of oil is now believed to have spilled from the Belle ...

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MICHAEL MARQUESS Resides: Marshalltown Hometown: Quad-Cities FAMILY LIFE  Family: I am married to Bethany Currie, a lawyer with Peglow, O’Hare & See PLC of Marshalltown. We have two wonderful children, Lily, 10, and James, 7. My parents moved to Marshalltown two years ago to be ...

Kansas blaze caused $23M-$25M in damage

Money & Markets

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — Officials in a Kansas City suburb where a fire destroyed a multimillion-dollar apartment building under construction and spread to about two dozen homes estimate the blaze caused between $23 million and $25 million in damage. The Kansas City Star reports that Overland ...

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In this July 17, 2016 file photo, then-Donald Trump Campaign Chairman Paul Manafort talks to reporters on the floor of the Republican National Convention, in Cleveland.

Manafort offers to talk to House panel on Russia

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WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, a key figure in investigations into the Trump campaign's ties to Russia, has volunteered to be interviewed by lawmakers as part of an increasingly partisan House probe of the Kremlin's alleged meddling in the 2016 election. The ...

Company, US want DAPL lake crossing permission upheld

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BISMARCK, N.D. — The company building the $3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline (DAPL) and the Army Corps of Engineers want a judge to reject a request by American Indian tribes to revoke permission for the project to cross a Missouri River reservoir in North Dakota. Oil might already be ...

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In this March 9 file photo, two young men who left a nearby synagogue watch police activity outside the Jewish Children's Museum following a bomb threat in Brooklyn borough of New York.

US Jews wrestle with arrest of Jew in bomb threats case

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NEW YORK — Jewish groups had pointed to scores of bomb threats against their communities as the most dramatic example of what they considered a surge in anti-Semitism. Some blamed a far-right emboldened by President Donald Trump. Now, that picture has been complicated by the arrest of an ...

Victim’s husband appeals for calm after Wisconsin shooting

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MADISON, Wis. — The husband of one of four people killed in a string of shootings by a suspect who is Hmong urged community members not to "get caught up in colors" in reacting to the attack. Nengmy Vang, 45, is accused of launching a rampage that spanned three northern Wisconsin towns on ...

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Matias Ferreira poses for a picture during his graduation from the Suffolk County Police Department Academy at the Health, Sports and Education Center in Suffolk, Long Island, New York, Friday. Ferreira, a former U.S. Marine Corps lance corporal who lost his legs below the knee when he stepped on a hidden explosive in Afghanistan in 2011, is joining a suburban New York police department. The 28-year-old graduated Friday from the Suffolk County Police Academy on Long Island following 29 weeks of training.

Double-amputee Marine vet joins New York police department

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BRENTWOOD, N.Y. — The wounded warrior is now a cop — and he'll be walking the beat on titanium legs. Matias Ferreira, a former U.S. Marine Corps lance corporal who lost his legs below the knee when he stepped on a hidden explosive in Afghanistan in 2011, is joining a suburban New York ...

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Floral tributes to victims of Wednesday's attack are tied to a lamppost outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Friday.

London attacker cheerful, joking on eve of rampage

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BIRMINGHAM, England — Long before his short stints in jail turned into years behind bars, Khalid Masood was known as Adrian Elms, with a reputation for drinking and an unpredictable temper. At least twice he was convicted of violent crimes, well before he stabbed a police officer to death ...

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In this Oct. 16, 1016 file photo, ousted Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak waves to his supporters from his room at the Maadi Military Hospital as they celebrate the 43rd anniversary of the Oct. 6, 1973 war. An Egyptian security official said Friday, that the country’s ousted President Hosni Mubarak returned home, after his release.

Egypt’s Hosni Mubarak free, acquitted after years-long detention

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CAIRO — Far from the cameras that followed him closely over six years of legal wrangling, Egypt's ousted President Hosni Mubarak quietly returned home to his family on Friday after winning acquittals and release from a Cairo hospital where he has been detained for years. The 88-year-old ...

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IVCCD Orpheum Theater Center Director Bob Untiedt and Marshalltown Community College professor Bob Moore accepted a grant awarded to Friends of the Orpheum Theater from foundation director Dylan Does. Foundation board member David Barajas presented grant recipients in the arts and culture category.

Foundation awards granted

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The Community Foundation of Marshall County on Thursday presented grant awards to a number of entities for 2017. Formed in 2005, the foundation has now granted more than $1 million in funds throughout Marshall County over the past 12 years, which includes the money granted for 2017. This ...

Daily Record, March 24, 2017

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Grundy County Sheriff Arrests • On Monday, Jason Severance, 28, of Grundy Center, was arrested by the Grundy Center Police Department on a Grundy County warrant charging him with domestic abuse assault. He posted bond and was released. • On Monday, Camilla Thompson, 34, of Grundy ...

US to approve Keystone XL pipeline

Money & Markets

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration will approve the Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, senior U.S. officials said, ending years of delay for a project that has served as a flashpoint in the national debate about climate change. The State Department will recommend the pipeline is in U.S. ...