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1 hr ago | WHO-TV Des Moines
Saint Francis of Assisi in West Des Moines is Iowa's largest Catholic parish. Its main church can seat around a thousand people.
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5 hrs ago | WOI-TV West Des Moines
A lawyer for a Des Moines doctor accused of prescribing large amounts of narcotic painkillers was denied a mistrial request in the case.
5 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Glance at the ten super PACs that raised the most money in the first three months of 2014 and one stands out: the National Draft Ben Carson Committee raised nearly $2.4 million -- more than a half million dollars more than Ready for Hillary, a far higher profile group, collected over the same time period.
9 hrs ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines
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10 hrs ago | Iowa City Press-Citizen
14 hrs ago | WHO-AM Des Moines
A bill that could include pets in any domestic abuse protection orders on its way to the Governor's desk, but, not before the Senate refused to go along with a House attempt to expand the bill.
Thursday's concert calendar is topped by tributes to George Gershwin and Michael Jackson.
On April 15, 2014, defendant Bryan Draper Vilcone, was arraigned upon the two charges contained in the Amended Trial Information, filed April 15, 2014, and being fully advised of his rights and acknowledging full understanding of same, voluntarily entered pleas of guilty to Amended Count II: Attempt to Commit Murder, a class B felony, in violation ... (more)
Sarah Palin already announced her support for US Senate candidate Joni Ernst. Now Palin is joining her on the campaign trail.
A history of domestic violence is often a common thread among murder cases where the killer and victim are in a relationship..
The Midwest 22 bomb conspiracy investigation by Omaha agents of the Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms Division targeted a 16 year-old, Gary Hogan, who bombed Dayton's, a downtown St. Paul department store.
A Republican senate debate Wednesday night in Des Moines is now without its co-sponsor and two leading candidates in the race.
This is a story about a high school senior and the former United States senator who changed her life.
The Iowa Supreme Court has ruled infavor of a Des Moines legislative candidate saying he can continue to be on the ballot despite an OWI conviction.
Did you sleep through last night's eclipse? Or maybe you had cloudy skies. If so, here's the next best thing.
Charges could come tomorrow against a white- supremacist suspected in a shooting rampage near Kansas City.