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Filing criminal charges against a mother for reportedly ignoring claims her daughter was sexually abused is a rare move and will require prosecutors to show exactly what warnings the mother was given, experts say.
A couple who is accused of selling synthetic marijuana has lost four of their properties in a civil forfeiture to the government.
Sherrie Taha, left, Democratic Party candidate for Iowa Secretary of Agriculture, talks with Diane Hanson Thursday after delivering her remarks to a group of people at the Jefferson County Democratic Party Headquarters in Fairfield.
According to the Iowa State Patrol the crash happened shortly before 12:30 p.m. Wednesday in the westbound lanes of I-80 near mile marker 193.
According to police, paramedics responded to a home in the 900 block of South 11th Avenue in Marshalltown on Wednesday afternoon for a report of an unresponsive child.
Nearly three dozen Christian, Jewish, and Muslim leaders in the United States issued a statement recently welcoming a ceasefire in the Gaza-Israel conflict.
Real estate professionals may tell you there are plenty of signs development for downtown Des Moines is on the rise, but that doesn't seem to change the fact that developers are still struggling to entice retailers to open up shop there.
My special guest host this morning was John Busbee, creative projects developer.
Des Moines police say a 45-year-old Osceola woman used her sport utility vehicle to chase and ram a motorcycle carrying her husband and another woman.
It's a safe bet that you may be hearing from co-workers who attended Wednesday night's KISS and Def Leppard concert at Wells Fargo Arena.
A man freed last year after being granted a new trial for a 1996 Des Moines slaying has been charged with fleeing prosecution in a new case.
The days might be getting shorter, but that doesn't mean the list of fun and exciting things to do in Des Moines is shrinking as well.
Heart patients, who before were told they had no options, now have a very promising one in a new therapy announced Wednesday by Mercy Medical Center and the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics.
Head of Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management says preliminary indications are that FEMA will send the state 36-million dollars in disaster relief for heavy weather and flooding that hit Iowa earlier this year.
The 19-year-old accused of killing a 97-year-old man entered his pleas of not guilty to a variety of charges in court Wednesday.
The sports-radio talker and serial-defendant said he and his wife, Stephanie , have assets of zero to $50,000 and estimated liabilities of $500,000 to $1 million.
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Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 06:03 am
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