- Officials: Too much odorant in natural gas spurs complaints Updated: Oct-03-15 12:39 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - MidAmerican Energy officials say they believe too much odorant added to a natural gas line caused more than 100 people to reports the smell in their Des Moines homes.
- Republican hopeful Carson says no to Syrian refugees in US Updated: Oct-02-15 7:59 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson said the U.S. should bar refugees from war-torn Syria because they are "infiltrated" with Muslim extremists who seek to harm America.
- Legal experts support confidential juvenile court records Updated: Oct-01-15 5:03 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Two legal experts are recommending the court records of Iowa's convicted juveniles be confidential and unavailable to the public in an effort to help young people who have completed probation turn their lives around.
- Trial delayed for 3 Ron Paul aides charged in caucus scandal Updated: Sep-30-15 3:14 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - A judge has delayed trial for three former Ron Paul campaign aides charged with secretly paying off a former Iowa lawmaker in exchange for an endorsement before the 2012 presidential caucuses.
- Des Moines City Hall renovations may require relocations Updated: Sep-29-15 7:29 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - Staffers are checking how and where city operations could be relocated during renovation work on Des Moines City Hall.
- Police: Man arrested after driving on Des Moines sidewalk Updated: Sep-28-15 6:13 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - A man has been arrested after police say he drove erratically on a sidewalk in downtown Des Moines.
- Crews set to demolish old Des Moines YMCA building Updated: Sep-26-15 4:09 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Demolition crews have drilled hundreds of holes in the old Riverfront YMCA in Des Moines, which they plan to pack with about 100 pounds of dynamite to bring the building down next month.
- Iowa inmate serving life dies in custody Updated: Sep-26-15 12:30 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - An Iowa inmate serving a life sentence has died while in custody at the Iowa Medical and Classification Center.
- Drinking water systems imperiled by failing infrastructure Updated: Sep-26-15 10:01 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - Deep inside a 70-year-old water-treatment plant, drinking water for Iowa's capital city is cleansed of harmful nitrates that come from the state's famously rich farmland.
- Industry, Chinese officials sign giant soybean deal Updated: Sep-24-15 6:26 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Chinese officials agreed at a ceremony in Des Moines to buy 13.18 million metric tons of U.S. soybeans.
- Residents voice concerns over Des Moines plant expansion Updated: Sep-24-15 5:03 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Neighbors of a soybean processing plant in Des Moines are expressing their concerns over plans to expand the facility, which already is the largest producer of hazardous air pollution in Polk County.
- Iowa homicide suspect also sought on parole charge Updated: Sep-24-15 8:23 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - A man awaiting extradition from Colorado to face a homicide charge in Iowa also is accused of violating parole.
- Clinton seeking to curb rising costs of prescription drugs Updated: Sep-22-15 12:00 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - Hillary Rodham Clinton is laying out a new plan to rein in the rising cost of prescription drugs, moving to build upon President Barack Obama's health care law.
- US announces $19M in grants to expand use of body cameras Updated: Sep-21-15 7:36 pm
The Department of Justice awarded $19.3 million in grants Monday to dozens of police departments seeking to start using body cameras but turned down a greater number of applicants hoping for federal aid to deploy the technology.
- Lawmaker plans bill to stop Des Moines utility's lawsuit Updated: Sep-21-15 3:08 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - A state lawmaker from northwest Iowa plans to propose legislation to block a Des Moines utility's lawsuit over farm-caused water pollution.
- Pleasant Hill couple claim $1 million Powerball ticket prize Updated: Sep-21-15 12:02 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - A Pleasant Hill couple have claimed their $1 million Powerball prize.
- Third man charged with robberies linked to 2 Iowa slayings Updated: Sep-20-15 11:35 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - A third man has been charged with robberies in connection with the slayings of two men whose bodies were found earlier this month in Des Moines.
- Trump's advice to teens: Follow your heart, do what you love Updated: Sep-20-15 12:44 am
URBANDALE, Iowa - Donald Trump's advice for high school students in suburban Des Moines, Iowa, is uncharacteristically wholesome: Avoid alcohol and drugs as well as cigarettes.
- Woman sentenced to life as juvenile to get a shot at parole Updated: Sep-18-15 12:54 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - The Iowa Board of Parole has denied work release to a 45-year-old Iowa inmate who was 17 when she fatally stabbed a man.
- Des Moines work release inmate listed as escaped Updated: Sep-18-15 8:36 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - Authorities say a Des Moines work release inmate has been listed as escaped after not returning from his job.
- Norwalk man charged in woman's heroin-related death in June Updated: Sep-16-15 3:14 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - A Norwalk man has been arrested on charges of involuntary manslaughter and delivery of a controlled substance in connection with what police say was a heroin-related death of a woman in West Des Moines in June.
- Clinton, Sanders among speakers at Iowa Democratic dinner Updated: Sep-15-15 1:13 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - An upcoming Iowa Democratic Party dinner will feature appearances by Hillary Rodham Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Martin O'Malley and Lincoln Chafee.
- Iowan accused of kidnapping, sexually assaulting woman Updated: Sep-15-15 8:48 am
STUART, Iowa - A 36-year-old Des Moines man has been charged with kidnapping and sexually assaulting an acquaintance.
- Caretaker accused of slapping patient, 20, in Des Moines Updated: Sep-15-15 7:31 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - A caretaker whose actions were captured on an in-home video and audio feed has been accused of physically abusing a 20-year-old patient in a Des Moines home.
- Obama has college advice for Malia - but will she take it? Updated: Sep-14-15 6:17 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - President Barack Obama has plenty of advice for his daughter Malia as she gets ready to go off to college in a year.