- Iowa lawmaker: Panel to make changes to broadband bill Updated: May-05-15 5:06 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - An Iowa Senate panel will propose changes to Gov. Terry Branstad's broadband expansion bill to ensure it clearly focuses on areas of the state with no high-speed Internet, the panel's chairwoman said Tuesday.
- Iowa State Patrol trooper administers CPR in middle of I-35 Updated: May-05-15 4:25 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Video footage from the dash camera of an Iowa State Patrol car shows a trooper administering CPR to a man in the middle of Interstate 35.
- District considers outsourcing hiring of substitute teachers Updated: May-04-15 3:05 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - The Des Moines school district is considering hiring a temp agency to hire substitute teachers and teacher associates.
- Iowa man beaten, stuffed into trunk last year dies Updated: May-02-15 1:21 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - The daughter of a man who was severely beaten and stuffed into his trunk last year before being rescued by police says he has died.
- Branstad declares state of emergency in response to bird flu Updated: May-01-15 6:10 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - A state of emergency was declared Friday by Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad with nearly 17 million chickens and turkeys dead, dying or scheduled to be euthanized due to a widening bird flu outbreak.
- Police arrest 2nd teenager in Des Moines homicide Updated: May-01-15 5:55 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Police have charged a second teenager with murder in the death of an Illinois man at a Des Moines home.
- Des Moines Water Works taps into reserve storage wells Updated: Apr-30-15 5:56 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Des Moines Water Works has tapped into reserve storage wells as nitrate levels in the rivers used for source water exceed federal regulations.
- Keen Ice's Iowa stable tries again for Kentucky Derby win Updated: Apr-30-15 4:01 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - A group of 22 Iowa investors that has had two third-place Kentucky Derby finishers and has a horse in the field for this weekend's race said Thursday its success can be attributed to buying only horses that fit a genetic formula developed by the group's president.
- Iowa woman accused of exposing self to lawn care workers Updated: Apr-30-15 12:31 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - A 56-year-old woman has been accused of flashing workers mowing grass in Des Moines and dropping her pants in the middle of her lawn.
- Listeria concerns spark Hy-Vee recall of pasta salad Updated: Apr-29-15 8:23 am
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa - Hy-Vee Inc. says it is recalling Hy-Vee Summer Fresh Pasta because of a potential listeria contamination.
- Iowa students ask for nondiscrimination policy review Updated: Apr-28-15 12:59 pm
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa - Students at a West Des Moines high school are asking the school board to extend its nondiscrimination policy to those who rent the school district's facilities after a local Catholic high school decided not to hire a gay substitute teacher full time.
- Correction: Des Moines Shooting-Injury story Updated: Apr-28-15 10:37 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - In a story April 27 about a Des Moines shooting, The Associated Press reported erroneously that police heard gunshots while monitoring an after-hours party at Confluence Brewing Company. The party was at a nearby site and not at the brewery.
- Police say man was shot following rap concert in Iowa Updated: Apr-27-15 1:58 pm
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa - Police say a Minnesota man was shot following a rap concert in Iowa.
- Denver-bound jet diverted to Des Moines, United says Updated: Apr-27-15 8:04 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - A Denver-bound United jet has been diverted to Des Moines because of strange odor.
- Future of Des Moines' civil rights office uncertain Updated: Apr-26-15 2:34 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - The future of the Des Moines agency that handles civil rights issues is unclear after losing two of its three employees.
- Iowa farmers markets vie to retain customers, vendors Updated: Apr-26-15 11:19 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - With farmers markets set to begin in dozens of cities across Iowa in the coming weeks, vendors and market managers alike are pulling out all the stops to draw in consumers.
- Stowers stuns field to win 110 hurdles at Drake Relays Updated: Apr-25-15 11:51 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - The field for the women's 110-meter hurdle race at the Drake Relays was so stacked that hometown favorite Lolo Jones' late scratch was barely noticed.
- The Latest on GOP's 2016 hopefuls: Iowans see a bumper crop Updated: Apr-25-15 10:48 pm
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- Demolition of old Riverfront YMCA in Des Moines to begin Updated: Apr-25-15 6:20 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Crews are preparing the old Riverfront YMCA building for demolition.
- West Des Moines Catholic school allows gay-straight club Updated: Apr-25-15 4:31 pm
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa - A West Des Moines Catholic high school has approved a request by students to form a school-based gay-straight alliance called "One Human Family."
- Court overturns man's conviction in fatal Des Moines beating Updated: Apr-23-15 10:19 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - The Iowa Court of Appeals overturned the murder conviction of a man who was sent to prison for the beating death of another man during a party in a Des Moines parking lot.
- Groups form consortium to promote caucus events Updated: Apr-22-15 3:56 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Several organizations and the two main political parties have joined to promote events related to the Iowa caucuses.
- Top Democratic donor pushes climate change as campaign issue Updated: Apr-22-15 2:32 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - A top Democratic donor is in Iowa calling on 2016 presidential candidates to talk about climate change.
- Police: 2 men wield pellet gun, stick in Des Moines robbery Updated: Apr-22-15 2:10 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Police say two men wielding a pellet gun and a wooden stick robbed a discount store in eastern Des Moines.
- Magazine publisher Meredith lays off 100 employees Updated: Apr-21-15 6:14 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - The nation's top publisher of magazines and websites for women has announced the layoffs of about 100 employees, one-third of which are in Des Moines.