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Speaking on Focal Point , Fischer said that the the American Family Association , the hate group which he runs, is thinking about issuing an "action alert" because if Pride burgers are not contained in San Francisco, "this kind of nonsense, then it's going to be spreading across the entire fruited plain and you're going to be going to your Burger ... (more)
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Iowa Senate candidate Joni Ernst will take a break from campaigning for two weeks to take part in active-duty training for the ... FILE - This June 3, 2014 file photo show Iowa Republican Senate candidate, State Sen. Joni Ernst speaking in Des Moines, Iowa.
11 hrs ago | The Des Moines Register
One of the things I enjoy about being back home in rural Iowa is the "farmer wave."
Nutritionists swear by it for its health benefits, and now even the public has caught on to Iowa's very own aronia berry.
Branstad will pardon turkeys and pigs, but he won't pardon Benton Mackenzie, a dying cancer patient who used medical marijuana.
"We want pets to have a good life and a loving home," said Goizane Mullin, Community Outreach Coordinator for the ARL.
This June 3, 2014 file photo show Iowa Republican Senate candidate, State Sen. Joni Ernst speaking in Des Moines, Iowa.
"I gave blood when I was in high school, I would still be giving blood if I could but the policies of the FDA it doesn't allow it to happen," says Tyler of Des Moines.
Athletic officials now say the Des Moines school district will remain in the Central Iowa Metro League for the next two years.
The President of the University of Iowa says they're preparing to deal with changes in the Regents funding formula for public universities.
DES MOINES, IOWA >> The nation's farmers planted the largest soybean crop on record this year by devoting millions of acres of land to the crop that had been used for growing corn, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Monday.
Watch out for the dive-bombing bird! A red-winged blackbird has been caught on camera in Des Moines, Iowa attacking walkers and joggers in a park, according to CBS affiliate KCCI.
DES MOINES, Iowa - Urbandale Police continue to investigate a Des Moines non-profit called Urban Horizons, which claims to be dedicated to "youth development."
You never want to fight another man in a bar unless you absolutely have to. But you don't ever want to fight a guy whose name happens to be "Shelby Mustang GT500," and you especially don't want to fight him if he has a hatchet.
The Keystone Oil Pipeline is pictured under construction in North Dakota in this undated photograph released on January 18, 2012.
The Hampton and Residence in downtown Des Moines are hosting a grand opening Thursday afternoon.
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