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Is America Ready for Gay President? Iowa Casts First Votes

DES MOINES, Iowa — The question posed to Pete Buttigieg — gay, married and running for president — came from a supporter at an Iowa campaign stop: What should he tell friends who say America isn't ready to elect a gay man as president? "The world will be wa...
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Biden Attacks Trump on Trade as Both Come to Iowa

DES MOINES, Iowa — Democrat Joe Biden is assailing President Donald Trump on trade and broadly branding him as "existential threat to America" in a preview of what the country might expect if he prevails in his party's primary contest. The president, also comi...

GOP Rep. King Wins 9th Term in Iowa

Republican Steve King has won a ninth term representing northwest Iowa's 4th Congressional District. Voters re-elected King despite a string of controversies about comments and meetings he has held involving...