Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 25 Jul 2016 22:21:16 EDTMon, 25 Jul 2016 22:21:16 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssBusinessman collects historic pharmaceuticalshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/603704.htmlEditor's note: This is part of an occasional series profiling the various personal collections of residents of Marshalltown and the surrounding area.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTIowa resident starts cricket farminghttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/603705.htmlKEYSTONE - Like many farmers, Becky Herman bounces from enclosure to enclosure, feeding and watering her livestock. There are thousands of them, but Herman knows some well enough to assign them human traits.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTDrone helps rescuers locate Iowa man, granddaughterhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/603706.htmlMASON CITY - A new drone Kossuth County purchased with a grant this spring helped authorities rescue a man and his granddaughter after their boat became hung up on a logjam on the Upper Des Moines River earlier this month.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTOn their convention's eve, Democrats bedeviled by emailhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/603707.htmlPHILADELPHIA - On the heels of a tumultuous Republican convention, Hillary Clinton arrives in Philadelphia eager to show off a forward-looking Democratic Party united behind her steady leadership.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTAfghanistan marks day of national mourning after attackhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/603708.htmlKABUL, Afghanistan - Afghanistan marked a national day of mourning on Sunday, a day after a suicide bomber killed at least 80 people who were taking part in a peaceful demonstration in Kabul. The attack was claimed by the Islamic State group.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT