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Man races to help child hit by car in Iowa: 'I didn't even realize it was my son'

USA Today - May 19, 2019 - 7:08pm

The Marshalltown, Iowa, family of Christian Maxon, 8, is mourning the bright-eyed boy, who loved Cub Scouts, video games and fishing.

       
Categories: World/National News

'The Phantom Menace' turns 20: Why I love the ‘Star Wars’ prequels (and you should too)

USA Today - Entertainment - May 19, 2019 - 7:01pm

The 'Star Wars' prequel trilogy isn't as bad as you may remember, and that's worth celebrating as 'The Phantom Menace' marks its 20th anniversary.

       
Categories: Entertainment News

Billionaire Robert Smith says he’ll pay off Morehouse College class of 2019’s student loans

Cedar Rapids Gazette - May 19, 2019 - 6:58pm
It was a hot, sticky morning in Atlanta on Sunday when billionaire investor and philanthropist Robert Smith stood atop an outdoor stage on the campus of Morehouse College, and started delivering a...
Categories: State/Local News

Opinion: Brooks Koepka shows in PGA Championship win he's one of golf's top alpha dogs

USA Today - May 19, 2019 - 6:54pm

Throughout his PGA Championship victory, Brooks Koepka displayed the type of "arrogance" that makes him so good.

       
Categories: World/National News

Gone with the wind: DJ's chance to catch Koepka

USA Today - May 19, 2019 - 6:54pm

Brooks Koepka's coronation in PGA Championship nearly got blown off the golf course

       
Categories: World/National News

Blues move to brink of Cup final with 5-0 win over Sharks

USA Today - May 19, 2019 - 6:52pm

Jaden Schwartz, Vladimir Tarasenko lead St. Louis Blues past San Jose Sharks 5-0 in Game 5

       
Categories: World/National News

Xavier golfer Ellie Braksiek focused on postseason team success

Cedar Rapids Xavier’s Ellie Braksiek is determined to return to the state golf meet. Sure, she wants to get back and improve last year’s finish. More importantly, the Saints’...
Categories: State/Local Sports

Rep. Bobby Kaufmann won’t seek U.S. House 2nd District seat

Cedar Rapids Gazette - May 19, 2019 - 6:38pm
CEDAR RAPIDS — Wilton Republican Rep. Bobby Kaufmann has decided not to run for an open seat in Iowa’s 2nd Congressional District. Kaufmann, who is serving his fourth term in the Iowa...
Categories: State/Local News

'Game of Thrones' and star Peter Dinklage are big wins for portrayal of little people

USA Today - Entertainment - May 19, 2019 - 6:36pm

Little people have always been stereotyped in movies and TV. "Game of Thrones," and the character Tyrion, is a breakthrough

       
Categories: Entertainment News

'Game of Thrones' and star Peter Dinklage are big wins for portrayal of little people

USA Today - May 19, 2019 - 6:36pm

Little people have always been stereotyped in movies and TV. "Game of Thrones," and the character Tyrion, is a breakthrough

       
Categories: World/National News

Revisit the 'Star Wars' prequel trilogy as 'Phantom Menace' turns 20

USA Today - Entertainment - May 19, 2019 - 6:31pm

The 'Star Wars' prequels are celebrating their 20th anniversary! The prequel trilogy began when 'The Phantom Menace' hit theaters on May 19, 1999.

       
Categories: Entertainment News

Photos of the 2019 Marion Arts Festival

Cedar Rapids Gazette - May 19, 2019 - 6:26pm
  Despite the soggy ground, hundreds flocked to the 27th annual Marion Arts Festival Saturday at Marion Square Park. About 50 artists displayed their works. Here are photos from the event.        
Categories: State/Local News

Blues rout Sharks, one win away from first Stanley Cup Final appearance in 49 years

USA Today - May 19, 2019 - 6:16pm

The Blues routed the Sharks to move one win from first Stanley Cup Final appearances in 49 years.

       
Categories: World/National News

Brooks Koepka wins PGA Championship by 2 shots

USA Today - May 19, 2019 - 6:15pm

Brooks Koepka didn’t crack despite four straight bogeys on the inward nine and saved himself from wasting the largest 54-hole lead in a major.

       
Categories: World/National News

Netherlands singer Duncan Laurence wins Eurovision song contest in Tel Aviv

USA Today - Entertainment - May 19, 2019 - 6:05pm

The Netherlands won the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest Saturday, with Duncan Laurence's piano ballad "Arcade" crowned champion of the music extravaganza.

       
Categories: Entertainment News

Prospect Meadows gets ready to play ball

MARION — Prospect Meadows leaders are hoping to knock it out of the park Thursday during the baseball facility’s ribbon cutting. The public will get its first chance to see the project...
Categories: State/Local Sports

Prospect Meadows gets ready to play ball

Cedar Rapids Gazette - May 19, 2019 - 6:00pm
MARION — Prospect Meadows leaders are hoping to knock it out of the park Thursday during the baseball facility’s ribbon cutting. The public will get its first chance to see the project...
Categories: State/Local News

No path to victory in Trump’s trade war with China

Cedar Rapids Gazette - May 19, 2019 - 5:57pm
Iowa’s influential Republicans in Washington, D.C. have made clear they don’t appreciate President Donald Trump escalating his trade war with China. U.S. Sens. Joni Ernst and Chuck...
Categories: State/Local News

Commander in chief Donald Trump, threatening 'official end of Iran' is not the endgame America needs

USA Today - May 19, 2019 - 5:44pm

Tweets like 'If Iran wants to fight, that will be the official end of Iran' won't prepare Americans if saber rattling turns sobering reality: Our view

       
Categories: World/National News

On Iran strategy, Donald Trump replaces Barack Obama’s mirage with containment

USA Today - May 19, 2019 - 5:25pm

Containment does not seek war with Iran but will not shrink if provoked. Nor does it seek regime change, writes Michael Doran of the Hudson Institute.

       
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