AP-IA--Iowa News Digest 1:30 pm, IA
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NEW YORK — After the U.S. imposed 25 percent tariffs on $34 billion worth of Chinese goods, China retaliated by imposing tariffs on the same amount of U.S. products. Here’s a look at reaction from some of the U.S. industries affected. SENT: 600 words, photos.
AROUND THE STATE:
MEDICINE BOARD DIRECTOR — Officials say the executive director of a prominent Iowa health care regulating board has been placed on administrative leave, but they refuse to say why. SENT: 125 words. UPCOMING: 250 words.
BODY FOUND-RIVER — Iowa authorities say they’ve recovered a body from the Mississippi River in Keokuk.
ARSON ARREST — Authorities say an eastern Iowa man set his apartment on fire in hopes of getting arrested.
FATAL MOTORCYCLE CRASH — Authorities say one man is dead after the motorcycle he was riding collided with a jeep in eastern Iowa.
IOWA KILLER RESENTENCED — A man serving life in prison for killing a northwest Iowa woman when he was 14 years old is now eligible for parole after he was resentenced in accordance with a recent Iowa Supreme Court ruling.
IOWA FLOODING — An unofficial tally shows that more than 1,500 properties in the Des Moines area were affected by weekend flooding, and authorities expect that number to increase.
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