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  1. Police: Iowa woman on driving test forced to view sex imagesRead the original story

    Yesterday | SFGate

    This March 8, 2016 booking photo released by the Polk County Jail in Des Moines, Iowa shows John Wayne Alexander. Alexander, an Iowa Department of Transportation examiner, is charged with forcing a customer to view sexually explicit photos and videos of himself during a test and then threatened her to keep quiet.

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  2. Iowa historian makes independent bid for US SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 22 | SFGate

    In this May 20, 2016 photo, Michael Luick-Thrams, of Mason City, Iowa, stands is front of his retrofitted bus museum during a stop at the Adel Public Library in Adel, Iowa. Luick-Thrams is pursuing an independent bid for U.S. Senate, arguing his nonpartisan approach offers a needed alternative to longtime Sen. Chuck Grassley.

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  3. Trump talks to Megyn Kelly about bullyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | SFGate

    In this Jan. 28, 2016 photo, Moderator Megyn Kelly waits for the start of the Republican presidential primary debate in Des Moines, Iowa. Donald Trump says people who are bullied "gotta get over it" and fight back.

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  4. Big rallies or quiet voters? Is Clinton low on enthusiasm?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 14 | SFGate

    In this photo taken May 10,2016, supporters cheer as they listen to Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speak during a rally in Louisville, Ky. For Clinton, whether she is competing against Bernie Sanders or Donald Trump, one concern is much the same.

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  5. Iowa teen's nonprofit changes lives of disabled cheerleadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 14 | SFGate

    ADVANCE FOR THE WEEKEND OF MAY 14-15 AND THEREAFTER - In a Thursday, March 3, 2016 photo, University of Iowa students Lyndi Roecker, from left, Ali Brownsberger and freshman Haley Hawbaker rehearse a routine during a Hawkeye Sparkles practice at the UI Field House in Des Moines, Iowa. The Sparkle Effect, a nonprofit founded in 2008 by 15-year-old Iowa resident Sarah Cronk, helps high schools and universities start inclusive "Sparkle" squads, cheer or dance teams that combine typically developing students and students with disabilities.

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  6. DOT secretary warns he could shut down DC subway systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | SFGate

    In this photo taken March 12, 2015, passengers wait on the platform before boarding a train at the U Street Metro Station in Washington. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said Tuesday, May 10, 2016, he seriously considered ordering a shutdown of the entire Washington Metro subway system last week and may still do that if local officials don't follow a Transportation Department safety directive.

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  7. Powerball's pull puts weekend jackpot at $415 millionRead the original story

    Saturday May 7 | SFGate

    In this Jan. 13, 2016 file photo, a clerk hands over a Powerball ticket for cash at Tower City Lottery Stop in Cleveland. Powerball estimates that its jackpot for the May 4, 2016, drawing is $348 million.

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  8. Court: Slipknot bassist's child born after he died can sueRead the original story

    Friday May 6 | SFGate

    In this Feb. 13, 2005 file photo, Paul Gray from the group Slipknot arrives for the 47th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. The Iowa Supreme Court says the deceased Slipknot bassist's daughter may sue for loss of a parent's companionship, even though she was born after her father died.

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  9. Trump repeats unsubstantiated claim Cruz dad has Oswald tiesRead the original story

    Tuesday May 3 | SFGate

    In this Feb. 1, 2016 file photo, Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas greets his father Rafael as his mother Eleanor Darragh applauds during a rally in Des Moines, Iowa. Republican front-runner Donald Trump rehashed claims Tuesday that his rival Ted Cruz's father has links to President John F. Kennedy's assassin Lee Harvey Oswald.

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  10. Inside Washington: Ag groups seek exemption from scrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | SFGate

    In this March 3, 2011 file photo, a "Pork, the Other White Meat" is seen over a meat counter in in Des Moines, Iowa. Congress is pushing the Agriculture Department to exempt the groups behind promotional campaigns like "Incredible, Edible Egg" and "Pork, the Other White Meat" from public scrutiny of their internal operations despite recent controversy.

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  11. Iowa regent directs furniture company that won no-bid dealRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 28 | SFGate

    In this March 23, 2015, photo, nominees to the Iowa Board of Regents Mary Andringa, left, Patricia Cownie, center, and Northern Iowa student Rachael Johnson meet with the Senate Education Committee at the Iowa Statehouse in Des Moines, Iowa. Manufacturing executive and Republican donor Andringa abruptly resigned Wednesday, April 27, 2016, from the Iowa Board of Regents, one year into her six-year term.

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  12. Home long thought to be Monroe's turns out to be guest houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | SFGate

    In this Thursday, April 21, 2016 photo, Executive Director of The James Monroe Highland Foundation, Sara Bon-Harper, gestures in front what was considered the home of former President James Monroe in Charlottesville, Va. The house which is shown from the back was a guest house built in 1818.

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  13. Dam-free rivers in Des Moines could improve water recreationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | SFGate

    This photo taken March 30, 2016, shows an aerial view of the Des Moines River as flows south near downtown in Des Moines, Iowa. A group of outdoor enthusiasts in Des Moines is creating a water trails plan to improve water recreation in the metro area.

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  14. Rescue pup Vincent crowned 'Beautiful Bulldog' in IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | SFGate

    Vincent, owned by Meredith and Chad Green, of Des Moines, Iowa, sits on the throne after being crowned the winner of the 37th annual Drake Relays Beautiful Bulldog Contest, Sunday, April 24, 2016, in Des Moines, Iowa. The pageant kicks off the Drake Relays festivities at Drake University where a bulldog is the mascot.

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  15. Grassley uncertain on going to convention, citing hotel costRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | SFGate

    In this April 11, 2016 file photo, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa walks to the Senate floor on Capitol Hill in Washington. Grassley is concerned with how much value he gets for his money _ just not whose face is on the bills.

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  16. Principal won't punish ninth-graders who hired male stripperRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | SFGate

    A Des Moines principal has decided not to punish the ninth-grade girls who arranged for a male stripper to perform at their high school's synchronized swimming club banquet. Officials say the girls employed the stripper as a joke and that the stripper didn't totally disrobe at Friday evening's event at the Des Moines Social Club .

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  17. Fox's Kelly: O'Reilly, CNN should have done more for meRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | SFGate

    In this Jan. 28, 2016 photo, Moderator Megyn Kelly waits for the start of the Republican presidential primary debate in Des Moines, Iowa. Kelly, in an interview with Charlie Rose to air on CBS "Sunday Morning" on Sunday, April 3, said she wished colleague Bill O'Reilly had done more to defend her when he interviewed Trump before a January debate that the Republican skipped because he wanted Kelly removed as a moderator.

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  18. Lottery group seeks to dismiss lawsuit over rigged jackpotRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | SFGate

    This May 9, 2011 file photo provided by the Iowa Lottery shows Larry Dawson and his wife, Kathy, claiming their $9.09 million Hot Lotto jackpot in Des Moines. A group of state lotteries is asking a judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by Dawson who argues he was shortchanged by millions of dollars because the prior drawing was rigged by one of its employees.

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  19. Democrats reserve TV ad time in House races nationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | SFGate

    Democrats are grabbing election-season television time in eight markets from New Hampshire to Nevada as part of their longshot bid to take majority control of the House. The House Majority PAC, a political committee that helps Democratic candidates, said Wednesday it is reserving $7.5 million worth of time for ads for the last weeks of the campaign.

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  20. Justices struggle with key issues in Iowa voting rights caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | SFGate

    In this Jan. 13, 2016 file photo, Iowa Supreme Court Chief Justice Mark Cady delivers his Condition of the Judiciary address to a joint session of the Iowa Legislature in Des Moines, Iowa. Iowa Supreme Court justices struggled Wednesday, March 30, 2016, with difficult legal questions in a landmark case over whether to restore voting rights for tens of thousands of felons.

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