News Briefing

Judge puts overtime pay hike for 4.2 million workers on hold:  USATODAY
Branstad praises Iowa regents’ two year budget model:  QCTIMES
ISU seeks millions of state dollars for new Veterinary Diagnostic Lab:  RADIOIOWA
Regents will select next UNI president at December meeting:  WCFCOURIER
Iowa summer reading program future uncertain:  QCTIMES
Iowa Medicaid switch projected to save $118 million, DHS director says:  GLOBEGAZETTE
Too soon to tell what would happen in Iowa with health care law repeal, state officials say:  GAZETTE
Blum sees repeal, replace, reignite on congressional agenda:  QCTIMES
Lawsuit seeks refund of 20,000-plus Iowa traffic tickets:  REGISTER
Gambling commission members cast doubt on Cedar Rapids casino pitch:  GAZETTE
Longtime ‘Iowa Press’ host to retire:  GAZETTE
Deere earnings down, sees ag downturn nearing end:  WCFCOURIER
Corridor jobless rates fall in October:  GAZETTE
Auditor says new state law hasn’t cut fraud in small towns:  RADIOIOWA
Congress approves new federal courthouse for Des Moines:  REGISTER
Vilsack says Democrats need better message for rural America:  AP
Former Drake athletic trainer files civil rights complaint over firing:  REGISTER
Sioux City airport reports 35 percent increase in traffic:  SCJOURNAL
Law enforcement gears up for busy travel weekend:  GAZETTE
Study finds political discussion not welcome at Thanksgiving table:  RADIOIOWA