News Briefing

Iowa’s tax-free weekend returns Friday:  SCJOURNAL
Election 2016!  Trump returns to Iowa Friday:  WCFCOURIER
Election 2016!  Report: Clinton talking about RFS alternative:  QCTIMES
State Senator: ending cell phone use in cars would make roads safer: RADIOIOWA
3 Iowa drug offenders among Obama clemency grants:  GAZETTE
Branstad: Iowa Legislature won’t back sales tax increase for trust fund:  GAZETTE
Polk County minimum wage battle headed to cities:  REGISTER
VA inspector general to come to Iowa City:  GAZETTE
Winter construction plan developed for Bakken pipeline:  REGISTER
Bakken pipeline protestor says they use nonviolence, not fire:  RADIOIOWA
Green Party’s Stein files to be on Iowa ballot:  QCTIMES
Waterloo woman claims son abused by state prison staff:  WCFCOURIER
West Des Moines officer killed in crash:  REGISTER
Branstad visits McKesson, talks North Iowa economic development: GLOBEGAZETTE
Private colleges show off their stuff this week:  RADIOIOWA
Regents director appointed chairman of national group:  GAZETTE
Arcadia float featuring Hillary Clinton in jail gets attention:  RADIOIOWA