- Summer school program strikes happy chord among students Updated: Jul-05-15 11:19 am
BURLINGTON, Iowa - The classrooms at Grimes Elementary School are anything but quiet this summer.
- Teachers still sought in home economics field Updated: Jul-04-15 10:37 am
OMAHA, Nebraska - Forty years ago, when Cheryl Tschetter started teaching at what was then McMillan Junior High, boys were for the first time allowed to take home economics and girls could enroll in shop class.
- Bangladesh-based poverty group founder wins World Food Prize Updated: Jul-01-15 2:28 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - A man who created a nonprofit organization credited with helping more than 150 million people out of poverty was named the winner of the 2015 World Food Prize on Wednesday.
- Sustainable housing community breaks ground on Pine Ridge Updated: Jun-23-15 4:52 pm
An eco-friendly housing community that was in the planning stage for about five years is finally being built in Sharps Corner on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.
- Small Chinese investors flying blind in latest market boom Updated: Jun-09-15 5:19 am
BEIJING - Li Haitao, a 24-year-old employee at a steel trading company, did no research last June before he joined a stampede of novice investors into China's surging stock market.