Experts Say Experience Convinced Midwest Of Virus DangersStates in the northern stretches of the Midwest and Great Plains saw the nation's worst rates of coronavirus infections in the weeks before Thanksgiving.
Iowa Seeing Full Hospitals, Closed Classrooms As COVID RagesHospitals filled up, major schools closed classrooms, the state sought emergency help with contact tracing and most inmates at one prison were infected as the coronavirus raged across Iowa.
Virus Surges In Key Battleground States As Election NearsConfirmed virus cases and COVID-19 deaths are on the rise in the swing states of Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Pennsylvania, Ohio and Wisconsin.
'A Little Bit Concerned': President Trump Looks To Boost Support In IowaPresident Donald Trump on Wednesday sought to shore up support from constituencies that not so long ago he thought he had in the bag: big business and voters in the red state of Iowa.
Trump Signs Iowa Derecho Disaster Declaration, May VisitPresident Donald Trump said Monday he has signed an emergency declaration for Iowa to help supply federal money to help the state recover from an unusual wind storm that struck a week ago.
President Trump, Joe Biden Vie For Battleground States Minnesota, WisconsinA new CBS Battleground Tracker finds both Minnesota and Wisconsin as "likely Democratic" in November -- but an unprecedented voter turnout could flip these key states.
Powerful Derecho Leaves Path Of Devastation From Iowa To MichiganA rare storm packing 100 mph winds and with power similar to an inland hurricane swept across the Midwest, blowing over trees, flipping vehicles, causing widespread property damage and leaving hundreds of thousands without power as it moved through Chicago and into Indiana and Michigan.
Iowa Meth Kingpin Who Killed 5, Including 2 Young Girls, Set To Be Executed FridayA ruthless Iowa meth kingpin who killed five people, including two young girls, in 1993 to thwart his prosecution for drug trafficking is set to become the third federal inmate to be executed this week.
Coronavirus (Midwest): Regulators Sat On Complaint As Outbreak At Tyson Foods Plant In Iowa GrewSafety regulators declined to inspect an Iowa pork plant after receiving a complaint alleging workers were exposed to the coronavirus in crowded conditions — a decision that critics said allowed a burgeoning outbreak to grow unabated.
Coronavirus Updates: Tyson Foods Closes Its Largest Pork Plant Amid Iowa OutbreakTyson Foods suspended operations Wednesday at an Iowa plant that is critical to the nation's pork supply but had been devastated by a growing coronavirus outbreak.
Coronavirus Update: COVID-19 Cases Surge In IowaIowa reported its biggest daily increase in coronavirus cases Tuesday as the number of employees testing positive at a large pork plant grew to 166 and the number of outbreaks at long-term care facilities doubled.