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  1. Kim Reynolds sworn in as Iowa's 1st female governorRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KAUZ

    Gov. Kim Reynolds, right, is sworn in as governor by Iowa Supreme Court Chief Justice Mark Cady during a ceremonial swearing in, Wednesday, May 24, 2017, at the Statehouse in Des Moines, Iowa. Holding the bible i... .

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  2. Iowa man pleads guilty to killing 2 cops during ambushesRead the original story

    Friday May 19 | KAUZ

    An Iowa man on Friday admitted to killing two Des Moines-area police officers who were ambushed as they sat in their patrol cars. Scott Michael Greene withdrew his not guilty plea at a morning hearing and pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree murder in the shooting deaths of Urbandale officer Justin Martin, 24, and Des Moines Sgt.

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  3. APNewsBreak: Critical audit another blow for Iowa athleticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 11 | KAUZ

    An audit of the University of Iowa athletics department warn... . FILE - In this May 4, 2017, file photo, Jane Meyer, former senior associate athletic director at the University of Iowa, speaks during a news conference in Des Moines, Iowa.

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  4. Lena Dunham plans to take feminist Lenny Letter on the roadRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 25 | KAUZ

    Now that HBO's "Girls" has wrapped its six-year run, the women behind the series are focusing on their other female-centered project: turning their digital newsletter, Lenny, into a real-life experience. Lena Dunham and Jenni Konner are bringing LennyLetter.com to life as a variety show.

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  5. AP Exclusive: Amid cuts, new Iowa building gets pricey redoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | KAUZ

    A plan to spend nearly a half-million dollars remodeling the interior of the newest state office building... . This photo shows the Iowa Utilities Board building on the Capitol Complex on Monday, April 24, 2017, in Des Moines, Iowa.

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  6. Best friend turns on 'good old boy' accused lottery scammerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | KAUZ

    FILE - In this July 15, 2015 file photo, former lottery computer technician Eddie Tipton looks toward his lawyers before the start of his trial in a jackpot rigging scandal in Des Moines, Iowa. As Ti... DES MOINES, Iowa - It took Texas businessman Robert Rhodes more than a year to turn against his "good old boy" best friend after he realized that Eddie Tipton would not do a deal and tell prosecutors about how he had created an elaborate system to rig lotteries in five states.

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  7. Official: Fire still burning hours after Iowa derailmentRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2017 | KAUZ

    A fire sparked by the derailment of a freight train hauling ethanol through rural northwest Iowa continued to burn strong nearly 15 hours later, but appears not to be leaking any significant amounts of ethanol into a creek at the site, an Iowa environmental official said Friday. "There was a pretty big explosion about 45 minutes ago" at the site of the fire, Iowa Department of Natural Resources field office supervisor Ken Hessenius said around 3:15 p.m. Friday.

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  8. Chicken farmers say processors treat them like servantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | KAUZ

    A group of former chicken farmers from five states... . FILE - This Dec. 2, 2008 file photo shows a Pilgrim's Pride contract chicken farm full of three-week-old chicks just outside the city limits of Pittsburg, Texas.

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  9. The Latest: New North Dakota governor in favor of pipelineRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2016 | KAUZ

    The Republican took office Thursday. He said in a Facebook video that the four-state, $3.8 billion pipeline is a "legally permitted project" that has been stalled by the Obama administration.

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  10. Not just Standing Rock: Water sources along pipeline at riskRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2016 | KAUZ

    A Native American tribe's water source is one of a few critical sources that could be affected if there was a breach in the Dakota Access oil pipeline. The four-state, $3.8 billion pipeline crosses more than 200 water bodies, including the Des Moines and Raccoon rivers, which are water sources for a half-million customers in the Des Moines, Iowa, area.

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  11. Trump meets with Ohio State victims, taking on somber dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | KAUZ

    John Kelly, at the Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse in Bedminster, N.J. Trump is ta... . Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt arrives at Trump Tower in New York, Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016.

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  12. Trump's choice for top China diplomat has long ties to XiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | KAUZ

    FILE - In this Dec. 6, 2016 file photo, Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad speaks to members of the media in the lobby of Trump Tower in New York. Branstad, President-elect Donald Trump's choice for U.S. ambassador to China, can b... DES MOINES, Iowa - It may seem odd for the governor of a lightly populated agricultural state to be chosen as U.S. ambassador to China, especially amid escalating talk of a trade war with the major U.S. trading partner.

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  13. Plane crashes that have claimed lives of athletes, coachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | KAUZ

    A chartered aircr... Map locates departure, flight stop, destination and crash site of plane heading to Colombia; 2c x 4 1/2 inches; 96.3 mm x 114 mm; Members of Brazilian soccer team Chapecoense were among 81 people on board a chartered aircraft that crashed late Monday in Medellin, Colombia. It was not immediately clear how many players were among the casualties.

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  14. A list of sports teams involved in fatal plane crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | KAUZ

    A chartered aircr... Map locates departure, flight stop, destination and crash site of plane heading to Colombia; 2c x 4 1/2 inches; 96.3 mm x 114 mm; Members of Brazilian soccer team Chapecoense were among 81 people on board a chartered aircraft that crashed late Monday in Medellin, Colombia. It was not immediately clear how many players were among the casualties.

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  15. New Omaha zoo exhibit sees some animals moved out of stateRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2016 | KAUZ

    Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium moved around a lot of animals while it constructed its new African Grasslands exhibit, including those permanently moved to zoos and wildlife centers in Iowa, Texas and other states. The Omaha World-Herald reports that beginning in 2014, zoo keepers began training animals to move to new and temporary homes.

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  16. Man accused of killing 2 officers had called police 'heroes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | KAUZ

    FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2016, file photo, Scott Michael Greene, accused of murdering two police officers, is brought in for his initial court appearance at the Po... . FILE - This Nov. 3, 2016 file photo provided by the Polk County Sheriff's Office in Des Moines, Iowa, shows Scott Michael Greene, who is charged with first-degree murder in the deaths of Des Moines Sgt.

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  17. Daughter says she's in shock after dad charged with murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | KAUZ

    Greene was arrested earlier in the day and charged with first-degree murder... . Local residents place flowers on a memorial outside the Urbandale Police Department, Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016, in Urbandale, Iowa.

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  18. The Latest: Flags to be lowered to honor slain Iowa officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | KAUZ

    Greene was arrested earlier in the day and charged with first-degree murder... . Local residents place flowers on a memorial outside the Urbandale Police Department, Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016, in Urbandale, Iowa.

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  19. Judge found Iowa police slaying suspect exploited, hit momRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | KAUZ

    Greene was arrested earlier in the day and charged with first-degree murder... . Local residents place flowers on a memorial outside the Urbandale Police Department, Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016, in Urbandale, Iowa.

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  20. Latest: Services set for Iowa officer gunned down in carRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | KAUZ

    Des Moines and Urbandale Police said in a statement Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016, that they have identifie... . This undated photo provided by the Des Moines Police Department shows Des Moines police Sgt.

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