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News Minute: Here is the latest Iowa news from The Associated Press

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WEST BRANCH, Iowa (AP) - A 22-year-old day care worker in West Branch has pleaded guilty to distributing child pornography. Prosecutors say Brady Verlo made his plea Monday in federal court in Cedar Rapids. Verlo admitted that he distributed the porn between June and December last year and that he possessed more than 900 pornographic videos.

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - Several businesses have been damaged by a fire that ripped through a commercial building in Iowa City. The fire began yesterday afternoon at the 16,000-square-foot metal warehouse. No injured have been reported.

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - The Iowa Board of Regents is still figuring out how to comply with Governor Terry Branstad's order to post employee settlement agreements online. In an executive order on March 24th, Branstad ordered his administration and the regents to post all legal agreements that resolve employment disputes on websites that are easily accessible to the public. Regents spokeswoman Sheila Koppin said yesterday that board officials "have been having discussions" about the executive order.

MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa (AP) - Police say a hypnotist hired to provide entertainment at a post high school prom event in Marshalltown was arrested for public intoxication. Marshalltown police say 43-year-old Terry Woodward was taken into custody early Sunday morning. Woodward is accused of showing up drunk to a performance at the Marshalltown YMCA-YWCA.

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