Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usFri, 3 Jul 2015 16:24:06 EDTFri, 3 Jul 2015 16:24:06 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssSanders rails against income disparityhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/588326.htmlU.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders attacked what he sees as a growing inequality of wealth in the country as he told a Fort Dodge audience Thursday that he'd make the economy work for middle class Americans if he wins the White Hous.Fri, 3 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTHuckabee: America is 'off track'http://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/588327.htmlPresidential hopeful Mike Huckabee fears America is "off track" and as president he would work to fix this, he told about 60 people in Fort Dodge Thursday morning.Fri, 3 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTHonoring defenders of freedomhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/588328.htmlALGONA - When Steve Smith puts together an Independence Day barbecue he covers all the bases.Fri, 3 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTGov. Branstad vetoes $55.7 million in school fundshttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/588329.htmlDES MOINES - Gov. Terry Branstad announced a series of budget vetoes Thursday, using his powerful pen to cross out $55.7 million in one-time education funding as well as a bipartisan deal to keep two state mental health institutes open.Fri, 3 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTJudge overturns sex assault convictionhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/588330.htmlIOWA CITY - A judge has overturned the conviction of an imprisoned former University of Iowa honors student who is charged with raping a fellow student, citing misconduct by the prosecutor and errors by his defense lawye.Fri, 3 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDT