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shock to rage. protests break out in cities across the nation after the election victory that shocked the world. plus... moving to canada after the election results? it's going to be harder than you think. and a young iowa boy gets to feel like everybody else -- because now he has a bike built just for him. good morning, i'm ally crutcher. and i'm jerra let's check on your weather now with storm track 7 meteorologist eileen loan. good morning. eileen on camera from the kwwl stormtrack 7 weather team. see the screen for your complete weather information. here is additional forecast
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temperatures are actually warming up a bit this morning... back into the upper 30s to low starting to pick up... they will be mainly around 15 mph but gusting to 25 mph today before dying down this evening. we also have pretty clear skies out there this morning... that will continue today with mild temperatures, too... aiming for the low to mid 60s this afternoon. we cool down for veterans day, though as a cold front tracks through. i'll have that forecast for you in a few minutes. for the transition. president-elect trump starting to think about a cabinet and hundreds of people who will have key roles in his administratin. today, he's heading to washington to meet with the current president. trump and his wife melania will meet with president obama at the "now, it is no secret that the president bush and i had some pretty significant differences. but president bush's team could not
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making sure we had a smooth transition so that we could hit the ground running. president obama says he is "rooting" for trump's success. hillary clinton is calling on her supporters to give trump a chance. yesterday morning -- she spoke publicly for the first time since losing the election. she said the constitution requires a peaceful transition building an america that's hopeful, inclusive and big- hearted." many have said her speech yesterday -- and trump's victory speech were their best during
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across the country -- and all over the world -- so many people didn't see this coming. millions are hopeful and excited about a trump white house. "hey, ho ho, donald trump has got to go!" demonstrators in oakland, california... ...protesting into the night wednesday -- against the election victory that shocked the world. similar protests took place in cities across the nation... ...from philadelphia... ...to oregon... ...and down through the west coast to los angeles... ...some demonstrators there -- setting fire to a donald trum e trump tower... ...while in the nation's capital --anti-trump chants echoed through the streets. (nat pop) "no trump, no kkk, no racist usa" a similar outcry -- heard some -- even calling on clinton to challenge the election results. mos protester: "women need you. minorities need you. i need you. chicago needs you. we all need you. this country needs you." clinton herself -- sending a very different message as she conceded hillary clinton / (d) former presidential nominee: "donald
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miand nd the chance to lead." ...a stark contrast to the conciliatory tone set by president obama as he spoke following trump's victory... (president obama) "we are now all rooting for his success in uniting and leading the country." ...obama -- set to follow those words with action... ...inviting trump to meet with him at the white house thursday. i'm reid binion reporting. we're also seeing vandalism related to the presidential race. in philadelphia -- police say the word "trump" was scrawled on the side of a building, with a swastika replacing the "t." a crew removed the graffiti with power washers. vandalism on the fairway at donald trump's golf course in north virginia. it's believed it happened before trump even won the election. the amount of the damage is unclear. a g-o-p office in kentucky is
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10-pound dumbbell through the glass door just around the time trump won the presidency. so far -- no word on a suspect. seniors living in iowa also reacting to the election results. "i'm scared; i don't know what's going to happen." michael heart: "i was pleased with his change in tone. he said i want to hear from all of you, and i don't think that's an idle boast or a fake." fear after the election wounds wont be able to heal. and those who voted for him can only wait. many people said they would move to canada if trump won the race. but it's not as easy as crossing the border. immigration attorneys say the president you're moving away from -- could very well be out of office "you're not going to be able to hop across the border and live
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visa to stay there for an extended period of time." americans who move to canada may still be subject to paying u-s taxes. to apply for the move itself -- that costs more than 500 dollars. continuing coverage this morning... one person is killed, two are hurt after a head-on collision. it happened in lee county early yesterday morning. the iowa state patrol says jerry boeding, the center line and hit a car. he died in the crash. two others hundreds come to honor a deputy who was accidentally shot and killed by a fellow deputy. california officer rod lucas was killed after being shot in the chest last week... "he was one of the few men i could look up to without being disappointed." he served for more than 20 years. he leaves behind four children. twenty years in prison for trying to lure a 15-year- old
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according to the plea agreement, kevin carpenter of mount vernon placed an ad on craigslist titled, "looking for young boy." an undercover iowa d-c-i agent saw the post and arranged to meet carpenter in august of 2014 --where he admitted everything and was arrested. dramatic surveillance video shows an armed bank robbery. you'll see the suspects drive up to the colorado bank and run inside. the men pull out their guns and start pointing them at the employees. the two did manage to get away -- and the f-b-i says they should be a motorcycle rider led officers on a high speed chase in l-a last night. the biker wove in and out of traffic and between cars before crashing right into the side of a car and getting knocked off his bike. police chased the man as he took off down an alley. police arrested him shortly thereafter. a massive fire overtakes - what used to be - a steel plant. take a look at the flames and thick black smoke coming from
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the smoke seen from miles away and explosions reportedly heard before the roof collapsed. hundreds of firefighters on scene battling the huge fire -- luckily nobody was hurt. no word on the cause. dozens of students sick after being exposed to a strong smell of gas. 58 people taken to a hospital. the smell in pennsylvania causing multiple elementary schools to evacuate. at this point, crews don't know where the gas smell came from -- they're still looking into it. general motors is laying off the company has had any layoffs in six years. g-m says most of the jobs being cut are in ohio and michigan. the company has 97-thousand workers in the u-s. they have added 20-thousand since bankruptcy reorganization seven years ago. during this week's elections -- voters in one city -- had to decide whether it should even exist. the small henry county city of mount union tying on the issue -- 31 to 31. people have been talking about the issue for months,.
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could still break the tie -- as long as the ballots were postmarked on time. keeping up with his brother... one hudson two- year old can now ride his bike with his family thanks to a nonprofit's help kwwl's amanda gilbert joins us live in cedar fall's with this boy's story. two year old cooper was born with spina bifida... a disorder that affects his ability to walk.. breathe and swallow. his twin brother was using.. . that's when nonprofit ambucs pitched in to help. they raised money to get cooper a new adaptive trycle... it would usually cost around 800 dollars... but he got it for twin. " "it makes him feel riding along like nobody's
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but they don't have a chapter anywhere in iowa. the non profit has an event this afternoon at area education agency 267 in cedar falls. they'll be fitting kids for new adaptive bikes... and teaching people more about what they do. gilbert... news 7 kwwl. ambucs says one of their goals is to eventually start a chapter in iowa once they have enough people who can help out with the program. now to the story of a different young boy who has lived a tough life -- but an active one. the four-year- old has already been drafted to a college baseball team. shaun chaiyabhat talked to him as he signed the agreement. a big day for ari schultz -- drafted to assumption college
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"wow, cool!" just four years old, but and a fighter all his life. ari has congestive heart failure. he's had three open- heart surgeries -- two before he don't know what his future holds, but if you look at him you zest and a love of baseball keeps him smiling. ( ari schultz / four years old ) hopeful. "no one. i just teach myself how to throw it that far." ( shaun chaiyabhat / reporter ) "can you show me one more time?" a real draft someday, but for now, he waits for a new heart and shows us all how to big part of anyone's development to understand just how fragile recruit, with the biggest heart.
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( laughter ) it's coming up on today in iowa.... smoke filling the skies. wildfires causing problems for miles. plus... the cleveland indians didn't win the world series -- but the cavs are n-b-a champs. they get a special trip today because of it. from storm track seven meteorologist eileen loan next. "you're watching kwwl,
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"now your storm track 7 forecast on kwwl." let's go to storm track seven meteorologist eileen loan now for your forecast forecast. from the kwwl stormtrack 7 weather team. see the screen for your complete weath i here is additional forecast information from the kwwl stormtrack 7 weather team: stormtrack7 live weather network cameras will continue to stay dry for the next few days. we won't see much changing,
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veterans day tomorrow as a cold front tracks through, but there really isn't a lot of moisture with it. it is mild this morning... we are already warmer than this point yesterday and continuing to climb a bit... mainly in the upper area with more mid 40s to the west. southwest winds are starting to pick up and are already pretty strong to the west... they will stay gusty all day today from the southwest,
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winds will turn to the north. there isn't a lot of moisture anywhere in the midwest with mainly sunny skies.. that will continue, although we may have a few more clouds tomorrow, but likely be fairly high. highs will be in the 60s and 70s today tomorrow.... really getting us will be well above normal with highs in the low to mid 60s with low 40s, but the winds turn to off until later next week. smoke from wildfires in the northern georgia is dealing with a drought which is creating dangerous fire conditions. crews are working to fight the fires in that state... and say there is no threat people or buildings right now. it's coming up on today in iowa....
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your phone could be to blame. plus... stressed about politics? the u-s capitol is helping employees de-stress. stay with k-w-w-l, we've got you covered. walmart reveal z24zzz z12fz
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able to shop a majority of its black friday deals early online beginning thanksgiving morning. in stores... walmart's black friday event will begin thanksgiving evening at 6. and new this year, walmart is offering its app users to pick black friday deals. apple is now selling refurbished iphones in its online store for the first time since 2007. prices are discounted by up to 15 percent off compared to new warranty like new iphones... and include a new battery and outer shell. they're also unlocked. not getting enough sleep? it could be because of your smartphone. researchers found those who used their phones the most -- slept for less hours and had a lower quality of sleep. that's compared to less frequent users. sleep problems were worse among people who used their phones before bed.
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this will be the tenth one in iowa dubuque's chipotle will open today in the shopping center across the street from kennedy mall on dodge street the restaurant opens at ten 45 today is a big day for starbucks fans. the red holiday cups will return -- and to celebrate the arrival... customers in the u-s and canada who buy a holiday beverage will get one free. the "buy one get one" offer is good through monday at participating starbucks locations from two to five p.m. this afternoon, the president will welcome lebron james and the 20-16 n-b-a champion cleveland cavaliers to the white house. the cavaliers defeated the defending champions the golden state warriors, back in june. the win marked the city's first championship in 52 years. the cavaliers also became the first time in n-b-a history to win the title after being down 3 to 1 in
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americans are simply glad the long presidential campaign is over... and many need comforting. that's where dogs come in handy. several groups brought therapy dogs to capitol hill. congressional staffers certainly felt the same stress the rest of us felt... some maybe more --- if the person they work for lost their re- election bid. experts say connecting with pets helps fight stress... and can help people sleep. in iowa.... she may be 93 years old -- but that doesn't mean she's giving up on her bucket list. she decides to go on the ride of
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lifetime --ziplining through mall of america. even more impressive, she's 93 years old... "woo...woo...oh my gosh, this is beautiful, oh wow, how than i could have dreamed of. follow your dreams. this has been, i can't tell you how wonderful it's
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wants to do again. check of your storm track seven forecast. sunny, breezy and mild today upper 40s to mid 50s and overnight lows dipping into the it's coming up on today in iowa.... it's coming up on today in iowa.... two cars crash -- causing a
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now -- a man is facing charges. plus... a decision to downsize in one part of eastern iowa. how that decision will impact a county's board of supervisors. it's all coming up in our next half hour
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got you covered. this is today in iowa." now on today in iowa: a time for transition. today -- the president opens the white house dos who will take over. plus -- he could be asked to join the trump team in washington...or somewhere else. iowa's governor is talking about that speculation. and two homes hit with gunfire. police investigate after shots are fired in waterloo. good morning, i'm ally crutcher. and i'm jerry gallagher. storm track seven meteorologist
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forecast. eileen on camera temperatures are actually warming up a bit this morning... back into the upper 30s to low 40s over most of the kwwl viewing area. that winds starting to pick up... they will be mainly around 15 mph but gusting to 25 mph today before dying down this evening. we also have pretty clear skies out there this morning... that will continue today with mild temperatures, too... aiming for the low to mid a big story this morning: five people shot outside a store in seattle. it happened near a demonstration
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election of donald trump. but police say it does not appear the shooting was connected to the protest. officers say four men and a woman were wounded after an argument at a busy intersection. two are now fighting for their lives this morning in the hospital. police are still looking for the shooter. the protest in seattle is one of many across the country. thousands taking to the streets in cities like chicago, new york and kansas city. people are yelling things about donald trump -- like "he's not my president." tracie potts tells us today -- the president-elect gets his fir billionaire - now president elect d- onald trump and his wife melania...
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morning for private meetings the president says his transition team's been preparing for for the last year. "we are now all rooting for his success in uniting and leading the country." there's a lot of work to do. mr. trump has 10 weeks to selec members of his administration. republican congress: - replacing obamacare - building the wall - renegotiating trade deals - tax reform not for everyone. president-elect trump... promising unity at least 16 cities so far, from
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-- trump became just the second republican to carry the state think of this historic election... "it isn't what a man says that worse and worse i understand everyone has their own right to choose who they want but i didnt think america felt that way. peoplebo who do we want? dump who? dump trump. some iowa students stage a walkout to protest the trump victory. this is video from des moines. the school district says it gave students about 15 minutes to protest before they had to return to class. some did return. others did not. walkouts, marches and then
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pinata -- that looked like the president-elect. they also held signs that read "liberation not deportation." others are asking -- how can we come together -- after the election. a group in dubuque is trying to do that by holding an open country. "it's easy to stay home, it's easy to retreat, it's easy to in our history, in our culture, where if we don't start having these conversations, then our country is going to continue to be divided." this brewery hosts this conversation on the second wednesday of every month, and it's open to the public. a rocky ride for investors evens out after the election. we've been watching the markets closely since tuesday night as the votes were coming in. several financial markets in asia rallied in early trading this morning. stocks rebounded more than two-
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one market analyst in hong kong says investors believe a trump presidency could be good for will actually promote pro- business legislation, like cutting taxes and also spending heavily on infrastructure like one trillion on infrastructure, so that will boost demand." analysts believe trump's speech the other night after the election -- helpet so what now for iowa's governor after donald trump dropped this hint a he's one of the ones dealing with china, you would be our prime candidate to take care of china." trump fueling speculation that branstad could be his us ambassador to china. in september, branstad hosted business groups from china and talked soybean deals. what do you think of the title,
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represent iowa on trade missions, i will be leaving on friday on a trade mission to go to china and japan again, but i'm not interested in living overseas. the governor also ruled out becoming trump's secretary of agriculture. he says he doesn't want to live in washington. the days could be numbered for obamacare. mcconnell says replacing president obama's signature healthcare legislation is a high priority for the new administration coming in... legislation among many bad in a different direction, the better." a different direction, but we don't know the specifics this morning. during the campaign, trump did call for a tax deduction for health insurance premiums after
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are many other questions that mexico's foreign minister says they have no plan to pay for a wall at the border. that was a cornerstone of the trump campaign. some people standing in line to cross over from mexico said they didn't think a wall would be much of a trump's hollywood star is being fixed and will soon be on display again. a protester damaged it last month. the man was charged with felony vandalism. tuesday night's election helped shrink government n eastern iowa. right now, the linn county board is divided into five districts with a supervisor representing each one. this week, voters elected to cut that down to three. "you'll have cedar rapids centered board and people who live out in the rural areas, they've lost their voice, they've lost their representation." he believes some voters may not like the salaries they make. each bringing in more than 100- thousand dollars a year. the
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morning... shots are fired as children walk home from school. it happened along state street near downtown waterloo. there were at least six bullets in a home where neighbors say at least two young children live. across the street --- one bullet was napping... "scary! well, we live here so many years and not have anything like that happen, that is quite a thing." "but it is happening all over, so. i said to russ, we could sell, but where would we go?" targeted. out of the hospital and in custody. a minnesota man arrested after a deadly crash in eastern iowa. officers arrested charles brooks. he's being charged because of a crash -- early saturday morning in cedar falls. police say he was speeding when his car ran into a minivan. cynthia brooks -- from waterloo -- died in that crash. the cars involved in that crash
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a fire. here's a look at the smoke coming from the fire -- which burned through a cedar falls evidence storage building sunday morning. police say everything inside the building was lost in the fire. we know when an iowa man will be sentenced for a crash that left several students hurt. monte klink pleaded guilty. authorities say he tested positive for meth after the crash. court documents show he was driving an s-u-v near manchester last year when he didn't yield to a west delaware school bus. the bus rolled -- and some of the students were injured. klic in prison. he'll be sentenced january 18th. two people are in the hospital after a plane crashed in florida. this was the second plane crash in that area yesterday. two people were killed after another plane went down earlier in the day. here's video of that scene. the plane crashed into a field. the pilot and the passenger died. the f-a-a and n-t- s-b are now looking into it... trying to a courtroom turns upside down.
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barged into a courtroom during a hearing. he demanded to speak to the judge. he was told to get out. he didn't. officers wrestled him to the ground before arresting him. a special treat for some of the youngest survivors of an earthquake in italy. their national rugby team spent the day with more than of the game -- and also posted for pictures. giving more people in iowa the chance to ride a bike... that's what one nonprofit organization wants to do... live in cedar falls... you can tell us more about ambucs ambucs is a nonprofit that raises money to get adaptive bikes and trykes to people with disabilites. they're hoping to start an iowa chapter by showing how much one (nat) pedalling away.... (nat) it's what cooper loves
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riding with his twin brother max... "do you guys ride bikes "cooper is two." but cooper's mike is a little different than max's organization ambucs gave him this adaptive trycicle and this helment free of charge... "either he can hand pedal it or foot pedal it...this nice handle everything on one compact trycicle." "it makes him feel independence... even though we riding along like nobody's business.." just riding along... getting the same experience has his
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(nat) later this afternoon around two.. ambucs will here be at area education agency 267 in cedar falls fitting around eight kids for an adaptive bike. they're hoping this event will help make more people in iowa aware of what they do. gilbert... news 7 kwwl. the a-e-a 267 physical therapists will be participating in this event today. they'll be helping with the bike fittings and learning more about the ambucs program. much more still to come this morning: in ten minutes -- what do you do to celebrate a world series win? you bake a huge cake -- almost too
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proposals. a welcome home to remember for those who've been at sea for a "you're watching kwwl, we've got you covered! with jerry gallagher, ally crutcher and meteorologist eileen loan.
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forecast on kwwl." let's go to storm track seven meteorologist eileen loan now for your forecast forecast. from the kwwl stormtrack 7 weather team. see the screen for your complete weather information. here is additional forecast information from the kwwl stormtrack 7 weather te: stormtrack7 live weather network cameras will continue to stay dry for the next few days. we won't see much changing, although we may have a few more clouds for veterans day tomorrow as a cold front tracks through, but there really isn't a lot of moisture with it. it is mild this morning... we are already warmer than this point yesterday and continuing to climb a bit... mainly in the upper 30s to low 40s in the viewing area with more
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winds are starting to pick up and are already pretty strong to the west... they will stay gusty all day today from the southwest, but ass the front tracks in tonight, the winds will turn to the north. there isn't a lot of moisture anywhere in the midwest with mainly sunny skies.. that will continue, although we may have a few more clouds tomorrow, but the won't last long and will likely be fairly high. highs will be in the 60s and 70s today front tracks through tomorrow.... really getting us back to more normal levels for a couple of days. today, though will be well above normal with highs in the low to mid 60s with southwest winds gusting to 25 mph. clear tonight with lows in the upper 30s to low 40s, but the winds turn to the north.. they won't be as strong as today, but may still be a bit gusty with highs for veterans day back near normal... in the upper 40s to low
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have a chilly start to saturday, but we warm back into the upper 50s for much of next week. and we stay pretty dry, too, with the next chance of rain holding off until later next week. though will be well above normal with highs in the low to mid 60s with southwest winds gusting to 25 mph. clear tonight with lows in the the north.. they won't be as strong as today, but may still be a bit gusty with highs for veterans day back near normal... in the upper 40s to low 50s under mainly sunny skies. we have a chilly start to saturday, but we warm back into the upper 50s for much of next week. holding off until later next
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still to come: eyes in the back of his head. a that? plus -- they're not directing traffic, but distracting traffic. see what people saw on the road
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for cedar falls. the high school football semifinals begin at the uni dome today. also, the state high school volleyball tournament continues in cedar rapids. good luck to all the teams involved. this morning, a game-winning goal from the n-h-l that looks like it came straight from a video game. columbus hosting anaheim in overtime. the blue jackets' alex wennberg goes end to end, slams on the brakes and spins a backhand pass to zach werenski for the game-winner! .the jackets win 3-2 in overtime. here's another example of how the cubs world series title is mighty sweet. two cake artists made this giant cake to celebrate. it took 45 pounds of sugar, 25 pounds of chocolate and 10 pounds of rice
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last time the cubs won it all --- is celebrating her birthday -- and sharing the secret to a long life. marion roth is turning 108. she lives south of philadelphia. "i never, i don't drink and i mean,... but that's not a secret. i that's just plain common sense." talk about a sweet homecoming. the u-s-s new hampshire returned home to connecticut. sailors reunited with their loved ones... including one who proposed
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things in traffic. just not this. an ostrich relaxing in the middle of the road outside tokyo. it apparently escaped a breeder's truck. it took police about 40 minutes -- and several tries -- before they finally it's you're watching today in iowa on k-
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this veterans day, all us veterans receive a free grand slam breakfast. because it's never too late to say, "thank you."
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check of your storm track seven forecast. sunny, breezy and mild today with highs aiming for the low to upper 40s to mid 50s and overnight lows dipping into the 20s. dry through most of next week with highs back to
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protestors smashing cop cars ani upset about the presidential election. plus... following speculation governor branstad could be part of donald trump's administration -- we're hearing branstad's thoughts on the idea. and... helping a young iowa boy feel like everybody else -- by getting him a bike built just for him. it's a story that's new this morning. here's a live look at our good morning it's 6 a-m -- today is

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