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10 FOR TODAY: Friday, Sept. 11

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.


New federal food safety rules issued after deadly outbreaks

The long-overdue rules come in the wake of deadly foodborne illness outbreaks linked to ice cream, caramel apples, cantaloupes and peanuts.


U.S. taking to the sky in drug smuggling fight

The eastern Pacific Ocean remains the most popular route for cocaine smuggling, but the Caribbean is again becoming a popular option — decades after U.S. authorities all but shut down cocaine smuggling into South Florida.


U.S. job openings soar to record high of 5.8 million

The Labor Department says job openings soared 8 percent to 5.75 million, the most since records began in 2000.


House clears three Iran deal-related bills for debate

One of the three measures is a resolution finding that President Barack Obama has not complied with the Iran nuclear review act, the second is a motion of approval of the nuclear deal and the third would seek to suspend Obama's right to waive sanctions.


Candidates slam Common Core, but education standards take root

Since they were adopted by 46 states five years ago, the Common Core standards have become a symbol of Big Government overreach for conservatives.


10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, Sept. 10

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.


Poll: Americans concerned most over China’s economic power

A new survey finds that China's economic muscle remains a bigger concern for Americans than security threats posed by cyberattacks and the Asian nation's growing military power.


One third of diabetes in the U.S. is undiagnosed

Diabetes affects up to 14 percent of the U.S. population – an increase from nearly 10 percent in the early 1990s - yet over a third of cases still go undiagnosed, according to a new analysis.


Clinton apologizes for using private email as U.S. secretary of state

U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton for the first time apologized for using a private email server for her official communications as secretary of state.


Obama musters more Senate votes for Iran nuclear deal

President Barack Obama secured 42 votes in the U.S. Senate for the international nuclear deal with Iran, more than enough to keep Congress from passing a resolution disapproving of the pact.


10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, Sept. 9

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.


President Obama to ‘run wild’ with survivalist Bear Grylls

NBC released some clips of the upcoming episode of "Running Wild with Bear Grylls," and while the president did try some exotic cuisine, he got off easier than other former guests.


Congress plunging into debate on Iran nuclear deal

Lawmakers head into tense debate on the Iran nuclear deal as they return to Washington from a five-week summer recess.


WATCH: 4-year-old boy, his dog rescued from well in Mississippi

The boy had been trapped in a well nearly 25 feet deep, and only about a foot and a half wide.


Pope radically simplifies Catholic marriage annulment procedures

Pope Francis, making the most substantial changes to Catholic marriage annulment procedures in centuries, on Tuesday radically simplified them and said bishops should give greater help to divorced couples.


Kentucky clerk in gay marriage case released from jail

A U.S. district judge ordered jailed Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis in Kentucky released immediately, saying he was satisfied that her office was fulfilling its obligation to issue marriage licenses to legally eligible couples.


10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, Sept. 8

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.


WATCH: The history of Labor Day

While you take your three day weekend, remember those who struggled to get Friday and Saturday off.

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Law Enforcement Reports


Numerous charges have been filed against a Florida man by the Emmet County Sheriff's Office...

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Spencer Construction Update


Progress continues on two major construction projects in Spencer...

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Walk At The Whistle


Communities across Iowa will take part in this year's healthiest state walk on Wednesday...

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Fish Kill Traced To Sunrise Farms


A tank that contained egg washing liquid at Sunrise Farms near May City was dumped into a corn field and flowed into Stony Creek...

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Fagen Staying On As City Manager

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Spencer's City Manager had a change of heart Friday morning...