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Here is the latest Iowa news from The Associated Press
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A consultant hired by the state says Iowa should reinvest in its existing casinos instead of licensing new ones. The state currently has more than 20 casinos and existing casino operators complain that the market is getting crowded. Developers who want to open new gambling facilities in Cedar Rapids and Jefferson disagree with the consultant.
KNOXVILLE, Iowa (AP) - A Knoxville high school teacher has been accused of sexual abuse. Police say physical education teacher Troy Rider turned himself in Friday. The investigation involves a 15-year girl who is a student at the school.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Osceola Community Hospital in Sibley will pay a woman $75,000 to settle a disability discrimination lawsuit. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission sued after Jodene Kruse was denied a job in the hospital's day care center where she had been a volunteer. The EEOC claims Kruse wasn't hired because she has cerebral palsy.
(Information in the following story is from: Iowa City Press-Citizen, http://www.press-citizen.com/)
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - The Univ...
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