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  1. 'El Chapo' extradition to US clears hurdleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 20 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is one step closer to facing drug and conspiracy charges in the United States. A Mexican federal judge on Thursday ruled in favor of extraditing Guzman to the US, the Mexican Attorney General's Office said.


  2. Infant dies after stroller plunges down elevator shaftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 14 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    A 6-week-old girl died Thursday morning after falling with her mother down an elevator shaft in a Brooklyn, New York, apartment building, according to police. "I heard the lady screaming," Hopeton Stewart, a building tenant, told CNN affiliate WABC.


  3. Former high school rebel, now head of U.S. education systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 28 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    U.S. Education Secretary John King believes in the power of second chances. If he hadn't been given one, he says he wouldn't be where he is today.


  4. A timeline of Anthony Weiner's sagaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    From the first explicit photos to his denial, resignation from Congress, bid for New York mayor and the latest scandal, here's a look at former Rep. Anthony Weiner's last few years in the spotlight: -- July 29, 2010: Weiner, a Democratic congressman from New York, gains national attention for an impassioned speech on the House floor about health care for 9/11 emergency responders. Videos of the speech go viral and catapult Weiner into the public spotlight. 1 comment

  5. Bedazzled Brooklyn brownstone draws sightseersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Susan Gardner, artist and owner of this Brooklyn, New York, home started the display as therapy following the 9/11 attacks.


  6. Suspect charged in killings of NY imam, assistantRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    A Brooklyn man has been charged with one count of first-degree murder and two counts of second-degree murder in connection with the shooting deaths of a New York imam and his assistant, prosecutors said Tuesday. The suspect, Oscar Morel, 35, was originally arrested Sunday night on charges related to a hit-and-run accident, New York police Chief of Detectives Bob Boyce said Monday night at a news conference.


  7. How Donald Trump brought Khizr Khan to the DNC stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    The first votes of the primary season were more than a month away but when Hillary Clinton was at the University of Minnesota in mid-December, she was already preparing to cast herself as the complete opposite of Donald Trump. "To all our Muslim American brothers and sisters: This is your country, too," Clinton said.


  8. Pokemon Go winner goes internationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Brooklyn, New York native Nick Johnson has captured all 142 Pokemon in North America and will travel internationally to find the rest.


  9. Joey Chestnut back as top dog in July Fourth eating contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    The contestants are on stage for the 100th annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest in the Coney Island neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York. Joey "Jaws" Chestnut chomped through the Coney Island contest record to reclaim his title as "Hot Dog Eating Champion of the World' on Monday.


  10. CNN's Reality Check Team vets Trump's claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Donald Trump on Wednesday gave a major speech attacking presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, and CNN's Reality Check Team put the billionaire's statements and assertions to the test. The team of reporters, researchers and editors across CNN listened throughout the speech and selected key statements, rating them true; mostly true; true, but misleading; false; or it's complicated. 19 comments

  11. Arrest made in shooting death of Cuomo aideRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    After months of searching for suspects, New York police have made an arrest in the shooting death of Carey Gabay, an aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo who was shot to death before a parade last year. Micah Alleyne, 24, was arrested and charged with second-degree murder, criminal possession of a weapon and reckless endangerment relating to the September 2015 shooting, police said Friday.


  12. 'El Chapo' to be extradited to US, Mexico saysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Reputed drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's extradition to the United States has been approved, the Mexican ministry of foreign relations announced Friday. The United States has been preparing for Guzman's transfer for months and has been hammering out the security details, American officials said two weeks ago when a judge in Mexico approved the transfer.


  13. World's oldest person dies at 116Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Susannah Mushatt Jones, the world's oldest person, has died in New York, a Guinness World Records spokesman confirmed Friday. She was 116.


  14. Campaign cries foul after New York voters report issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Bernie Sanders' campaign on Tuesday called reports of voting irregularities in New York state "a disgrace" as local officials rushed to condemn the city Board of Elections for stripping more than 125,000 Democratic voters from the rolls. "It is absurd that in Brooklyn, New York -- where I was born, actually -- tens of thousands of people as I understand it, have been purged from the voting rolls," Sanders said during an evening campaign rally at Penn State University.


  15. Sanders campaign manager: Clinton has 'resume for the job'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Bernie Sanders' campaign manager Jeff Weaver said Friday that Hillary Clinton's resume qualifies her to be president but added that a person's job history is not the only factor in picking the next commander in chief. "In a narrow sense, does she have the resume for the job? Yes," Weaver said when asked by CNN's John Berman and Kate Balduan on "This Hour" whether her resume made Clinton qualified.


  16. Two New York officers wounded after car chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    FBI terrorism investigators have joined New York police looking into possible extremist ties of a man who shot and wounded two city police officers early Saturday in Brooklyn, law enforcement officials said. The two officers suffered non-life threatening injuries when they were struck about 3:20 a.m. in Brooklyn's Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood, New York Police Commissioner William Bratton said.


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