Jazz legend Al Jarreau headlined the Iowa City Soul Festival in September of this year.
There are foods in every family that have to make it to the Thanksgiving table. If you want to experiment with traditional dishes, where do you start?
According to the 2012 Census, the average size of an American home is 2,598 square feet.
Do you have a tattoo? Why did you get it, and what does it mean to you?
Poinsettia are beautiful holiday plants, but if you’re given one as a host or hostess or pick up one in the store, how do you care for it after the holidays?
World leaders who attended this year’s G20 Summit in Australia agreed there is a need to tackle climate change and crack down on tax avoidance.
According to a report released earlier this year by Iowa Policy Project, immigrants make up about 4.5 percent of the state’s economic output.
If you look closely at the trees right now, you can see things previous hidden, like the nests of bald-faced hornets.
36 million Americans suffer from migraine headaches, but understanding why exactly these types of headaches happen has been elusive.
A historic deal regarding carbon emissions has been reached between China and the U.S. Is it realistic?
Why do we classify states or regions as “red” or “blue”? How did certain areas of the country gain particular political reputations?
Carole Hinders of Arnold’s Park, IA, wasn’t charged with a crime, but that didn’t stop the I.R.S. from seizing the entire balance of her checking account, more than $30,000.
Have you started getting your garden ready for winter?
Looking for a haunted house to visit this Halloween?
One day, while out on a run, Molly Barker had a breakthrough. Ten years later, “Girls on the Run” is a nationally known after school program for girls.
Just a week away from election day, polls show Governor Terry Branstad has a double-digit lead over Democratic State Senator Jack Hatch.
The Iowa Nice Guy says he’s running to represent the “Nice Party” of Iowa.
Early in the 20th century when women started to move into engineering careers, they were labeled as “invaders.”
At a campaign rally on the University of Iowa campus, First Lady Michelle Obama joked about a gaffe she made earlier this month when she called Democratic Congressman Bruce Braley, Bruce “Bailey.”
Fan of classical music? Most likely, the answer is no. Pianist George Lepauw is trying to change that.
There are lots of opinions about how to eat and grow healthy food. The new PBS show Food Forward takes a look at some of them.
There are just over 7 billion people in the world today, and by 2050, our population is predicted to reach 9 billion.
Government officials in Iran are sending one of their top food scientists to the World Food Prize Symposium in Des Moines next week.
Demand for organic produce in Iowa is growing.
Earlier this week, the U.S. Supreme Court decided not to take up any of the cases before them involving same-sex marriage.
English artist William Rose says the first time he saw Grant Wood’s American Gothic in person, he was surprised.
Jane Smiley’s newest novel is the first in a trilogy that will follow one Iowa family over the course of 100 years.
Democratic congressional candidate Jim Mowrer says he will not apologize for or remove television ads his campaign is running against Republican Congressman Steve King.
A lawsuit against Templeton Rye has received approval to proceed by the state attorney general’s office, but Founder Keith Kerkhoff says the allegations of the lawsuit are untrue.
Iowa City based singer-songwriter Pieta Brown says she had more focus than ever while producing her newest album Paradise Outlaw.