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Des Moines, Iowa is located in Polk County. Zip codes in Des Moines, IA include 50393, 50329, and 50330. The median home price in Des Moines is $112,900 which is roughly $101/per square foot. More Des Moines information.

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Five former players filed a lawsuit against the NFL Players Association last week, asserting that the union did not do enough to protect its members from the dangers of concussions during their careers.

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5 hrs ago | Cityview Online

I believe I can fly

Sure, Lois Lane might have feigned disinterest and even made the Man of Steel compete with his own alter ego, but she never said "No" to a night in the clouds.

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6 hrs ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville

Local Twirlers Head to Junior Olympics

The KKT All-Starz Baton Twirling team is making another trip to the Junior Olympics.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Messenger

Patrick David Mashek

Patrick David Mashek, 63, died July 21, 2014 after a 12 year bout with colorectal cancer.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

AAU Junior Olympics coming to Des Moines

Downtown Des Moines is going to be full of young athletes and their families for the next 10 days... The AAU Junior Olympics bringing competitors from as far away as Australia and Saudi Arabia.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Des Moines Firefighters Battle Two Fires At Once

Des Moines firefighters battled back to back fires in the city this morning. Both calls came in about 30 minutes apart.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

IA Doc Warns Against 'Doctor Oz' Phenomenom

A state public health official suggesting you NOT get your medical advice from the likes of "Doctor Oz" or "The Doctors" T-V shows.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

Governor Reacts To Juvenile Offender Sentencing Ruling

Governor says he and his staff are still studying last week's Supreme Court ruling on juvenile sentencing.

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The Des Moines Register

Warren County opening cooling shelters

Cooling shelters are opening up in Warren County Tuesday as the highs begin to soar.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

Fire Damages Storage Building

The Des Moines Fire Department and Des Moines Police Department responded to a structure fire early Tuesday morning north of downtown Des Moines, just before 8am.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Morning Fire Damages Mobile Home

Des Moines firefighters say a teen helped save his family from a fire on the city's southeast side Tuesday morning.

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Magic City Morning Star

Pursue an Israel-Hamas Ceasefire and Work for Lasting Peace

The United States should seek an immediate ceasefire between Israel and Hamas, provide humanitarian relief to the vulnerable people of Gaza, and return to the challenge of pursuing a just and lasting peace, said the chairman of the U.S. bishops' Committee on International Justice and Peace in a letter to Secretary of State John Kerry.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

Home Base Iowa Update

"86-contacts...23 people hired. Two Home Base Iowa Communities...29 more in the pipeline"...that's the update from the Governor Monday now that eight-weeks have passed since he signed an incentive package into law to get more retiring military to move to the state.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

WHO-TV Des Moines

From Farm to Table: An Iowa Chef's Dream

DES MOINES, Iowa - Chef Katie Porter is always laughing because she's doing what she loves.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

Iowans face the high temperatures

With the high heat index, Iowans are looking for ways to stay cool, and that usually involves water of some sort.

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Salon

7 worst right-wing moments of the week - Ann Coulter is heartless and awful

The economy just had its fifth straight month of adding more than 200,000 jobs, while the Affordable Care Act received high marks even from the vast majority of Republicans who purchased it .

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WHO-AM Des Moines

No Balloon Flight Today

Well, we were supposed to have the hot air balloon flight over Des Moines today, but the winds aloft were too strong.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

WHO-TV Des Moines

Dangerous Heat to Affect Iowa Monday,Tuesday

Strong south winds are pushing warm and very humid air into Iowa, which will allow for an extremely quick warm up Monday morning.

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Manchester Journal

Fun run's cancellation in US angers participants

A Utah company's cancellation of an annual fun run featuring a muddy, foamy obstacle course has left participants out of money in Nevada, Oregon and other states.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Motorcycle Riders Grant Little Girl Her Final Wish

JOHNSTON, Iowa-Doctors say time is running short for a three-year-old Des Moines girl, but before it does, family members prayed she would have one more reason to smile.

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