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College Football Results, NCAA Top 25 Leaderboard, Schedule, Games Today: UNC, Iowa State early Week 2

Before the arrival of COVID-19, this particular Saturday turned out to be one of the best of the year in college football. We just remembered the marquee non-conference games originally scheduled for September 12th and had Ohio State-Oregon, Texas-LSU, North Carolina-Auburn, Tennessee-Oklahoma, Penn State-Virginia Tech, and Iowa-Iowa State on the plan. However, the special circumstances of this season have removed …

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Iowa has the highest rate of Covid-19 cases in the United States. Here you can see the latest numbers from the state.

A child washes their hands at Educational Playcare in Glastonbury, Connecticut on Thursday, August 27. Jessica Hill / AP From the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic to August 27, there have been more than 476,000 cases in children, according to an updated report from the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Children’s Hospital Association. The report looks at publicly disclosed …

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Iowa has the highest rate of Covid-19 cases in the United States. Here you can see the latest numbers from the state.

A child washes hands on Thursday, August 27, at Educational Playcare in Glastonbury, Connecticut. Jessica Hill / AP From the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic to August 27, there have been more than 476,000 cases in children, according to an updated report from the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Children’s Hospital Association. The report looks at publicly disclosed data …

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Iowa cuts off four sports and shows the cruel side of NCAA athletics

University of Iowa swimmer Tom Schab was at his apartment Friday when he received a notification on his phone: team meeting that morning. It’s short term, he thought. In a conversation with teammates, Schab learned that other sports would also take part in the meeting. “We got pretty nervous,” he said. The meeting took place at the gym in the …

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Trump stops in Iowa before visiting Arizona to do a storm update

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump received an update on severe storm damage in Iowa and construction of a border wall in Arizona during a swing through two major battlefield states Tuesday as he attempted to steal the Democratic National Convention spotlight for a second day. At Cedar Rapids, Trump offered nation support to the victims of last week’s deadly storm …

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What is Mike Pompeo doing in Iowa?

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made such a visit to the Iowa-based Family Leadership Summit on Friday. There Pompeo spoke about the relationship between the United States and China, which makes sense given his role as Secretary of State. But he also dealt heavily with the question of religious freedom. In his keynote speech, Pompeo referred to the Trump administration’s …

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Pagenaud goes from last to first at the opening in Iowa

Simon Pagenaud had not run a lap the whole season, has not won a race in Toronto since last July and had to start last Friday at the Doubleheader Opener at Iowa Speedway. But the 2019 Indianapolis 500 champion made up for all of these negative stats with one of the best drives in his career. The 36-year-old Frenchman showed …

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The IndyCar Aeroscreen passes its first real test in Iowa

The NTT IndyCar Series decision to equip their cars with a titanium halo wrapped in a thick laminate sign could have saved one or more lives at Iowa Speedway on Friday night. After restarting lap 157, Ed Carpenter Racing’s Rinus VeeKay seemed to slow down behind eventual race winner Simon Pagenaud and move to the right. Behind the Dutch rookie, …

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