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Was this the Holy Grail of racial mob violence? The story that deniers of black mob violence have talked about many times, but never produced? Could we finally have a recent case of racial mob violence that involved Asians? Are Asians running amok in Des Moines, Iowa, of all places? Fighting and firing guns and causing mayhem on the grounds of the ... (more)
With four of every five possible combinations of Powerball numbers in play, someone is almost sure to win the game's highest jackpot.
A dog named Toby has been credited with saving an Iowa couple from a fire that damaged their home southeast of Des Moines.
DES MOINES, Iowa - Powerball officials say the jackpot has climbed to an estimated $600 million, making it the largest prize in the game's history and the world's second largest lottery prize.
A Marine from Wisconsin who promised to adopt the bomb sniffing dog he served with in Afghanistan received a surprise Friday, during a ceremony at the Iowa State Capitol.
It's often said that there are no good parts for actresses as they age. But 43-year-old Uma Thurman is blowing holes through that theory, picking up a pair of provocative projects in the past few months.
A Ku Klux Klan application form has been taped to the locker of a black student at a middle school in the Des Moines suburb of Urbandale.
Some include a newspaper in the morning, complementary bottles of water, a piece of chocolate on the nightstanda You get the idea.
Rural life advocates see a good chance for a delayed farm bill to finally go through Congress before the month of May is over.
Nationwide Insurance and Allied Insurance claims representatives and agents are prepared to assist customers affected by the severe storms that recently swept through Texas.
A Powerball lottery ticket for the estimated record 425 million USD jackpot prize, Powerball's biggest winnings ever, is seen in a convenience store in Washington on November 26, 2012.
Mike Wolfe the creator and star of the "American Pickers" show on the History channel is making stops in the Des Moines metro area Thursday.
The White House says President Barack Obama will meet with Treasury officials Wednesday to discuss the Internal Revenue Service's targeting of conservative groups for special review.
Lydia C. Chamberlain established a fellowship for graduate students born in Iowa to attend Columbia.
Tornado Watch for Polk County was issued at May 19 at 3:00PM CDT