Medicaid mission creep threatens GOP's 'Obamacare' repeal
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 08:33 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Medicaid mission creep threatens GOP's 'Obamacare' repeal drive; leading Republicans disagree over cuts to health care for the poor. .. read more..

Modi meets Trump with his usual greeting _ bear hugs
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 08:33 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

President Donald Trump should have been ready for a bear hug from Narendra Modi. .. read more..

Trump takes another swipe at CNN following resignations
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 08:33 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

President Donald Trump is using the resignations of three CNN journalists involved in a retracted Russia-related story to resume his attack on the network's credibility. .. read more..

The Latest: Iranian FM calls US travel ban 'misplaced'
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 08:33 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Iranians at Tehran's international airport say they don't expect to encounter any difficulties traveling to the United States despite the Supreme Court's partial reinstatement of President Donald Trump's travel ban. .. read more..

Dozens of prospective jurors beg off 'Pharma Bro' case
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 08:24 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Several prospective jurors have been excused from the federal securities fraud trial of an ex-pharmaceutical company executive because they claimed they couldn't be impartial. .. read more..

Cosby venue could move to California in sex abuse lawsuit
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 08:24 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

The stage for Bill Cosby's next trial shifts to California. .. read more..

Ankeny’s The Original Pancake House
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 08:23 AM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

ANKENY, Iowa — The Original Pancake House in Ankeny opened in January  2017, but the co-owners said the whole process of opening up took about two years. “My partner, Pat Caligiuri, and I were at a basketball game and his wife Brenda and we were talking about what if we weren’t teaching, be... .. read more..

Syria denies US allegations of coming chemical attack
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 08:23 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

The White House issued a stern warning to Syrian President Bashar Assad on Monday night as it claimed "potential" evidence that Syria was preparing for another chemical weapons attack. .. read more..

10 Things to Know for Today
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 08:14 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Among 10 Things to Know: Supreme Court ruling in travel ban leaves many unanswered questions; Key senators will make or break the GOP's health care push; White House warns Syria's Assad against chemical attack. .. read more..

EU fines Google a record 2.4 billion euros in antitrust case
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 08:13 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

The European Union's competition watchdog has slapped a record 2.42 billion euro ($2.72 billion) fine on internet giant Google for breaching antitrust rules with its online shopping service. .. read more..

Democrats aim to blast Trump for favoring wealthy
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 07:53 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Democrats are out to capitalize on what they believe is growing public sentiment that President Donald Trump is turning his back on the people who got him elected in favor of his wealthy peers. .. read more..

'Bachelor in Paradise': Jackson details 'wildest night' with Olympios
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 07:50 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

The former 'Bachelor in Paradise' contestant gives his account of their alleged encounter.                 .. read more..

Hunters offering incredible $1 million for tips leading to capture of Bigfoot
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 07:50 AM courtesy of Top Stories

A three-generation team of hunters is on the prowl in Pennsylvania and offering a $1 million bounty for tips leading to the capture of a legit Bigfoot .. read more..

OPENS TODAY: New Grout Museum exhibit about Iowans in World War I
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 07:49 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

From the prairie to the trenches. That's the theme of a new exhibit opening in the Grout Museum today. .. read more..

Harvey Mackay: Don't give up on your dreams
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 07:46 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

You must be wide awake to make your dreams come true.                 .. read more..

Lake now a 'big, dry crater' during dredging effort
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 07:38 AM courtesy of Top Stories

KCCI’s Adam Brower looks into why residents are afraid the project has been delayed and what the county says is happening now. .. read more..

Tom Brady ranked number 1 by fellow NFL players
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 07:31 AM courtesy of Top Stories

"Best ever. Best in the game," a cornerback well-acquainted with defending against the quarterback said. .. read more..

Iowa boy's Eagle Scout project helps neighbor battling cancer
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 07:31 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

A right of passage turned into a selfless act.   .. read more..

Millennials eat up savings by dining out too much, study shows
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 07:27 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

A new study says that Millennials eat out five times a week -- and it gets costly                 .. read more..

Police: Uber driver sexually assaulted sleeping passenger
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 07:25 AM courtesy of Top Stories

Police arrested an Uber driver they say sexually assaulted a passenger after she fell asleep during a ride in Los Angeles .. read more..

White House: Syria Could be Preparing Another Chemical Weapons Attack
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 07:10 AM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

The White House has warned there are “potential preparations for another chemical weapons attack” by the Syrian regime and told the country’s president, Bashar al-Assad, he would face a “heavy price” if one is carried out. The announcement comes amid rising tensions ... .. read more..

Speeding man had alien doll passenger
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 07:07 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Police say a motorcycle officer who stopped a driver for speeding on a suburban highway north of Atlanta had an 'extraterrestrial encounter' - sort of.  .. read more..

Man quits corporate gig to get into the 'Doggie Doo Disposal' business
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 07:00 AM courtesy of Top Stories

An Arkansas man traded in his cubicle for a pooper scooper – would you? .. read more..

Iowan who shouted 'arrest me' to officer sentenced
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 06:51 AM courtesy of Top Stories

The U.S. attorney's office in Springfield says Terrail Draper Lavar Dixon told a trooper to "go ahead and arrest" him after he was stopped for speeding and driving erratically. .. read more..

Police: California girl pulled into dumpster, sexually assaulted
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 06:51 AM courtesy of Top Stories

Police in California are searching for a suspect accused of pulling a girl into a dumpster area and sexually assaulting her .. read more..

Videocast: Heavy rainfall likely with next storm system
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 06:48 AM courtesy of Top Stories

The latest KCCI weather forecast. .. read more..

Court documents: Woman gave synthetic opioid to girlfriend, killing her
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 06:45 AM courtesy of Top Stories

Tashara Burnside died December 17. .. read more..

Huge, homely mastiff named Martha wins world's ugliest dog
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 06:35 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

The World's Ugliest Dog Contest is celebrating man's best friend's perfect imperfections in California Friday. .. read more..

5 women say Iowa man sexually abused them
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 06:34 AM courtesy of Top Stories

An Ottumwa man is behind bars facing multiple charges of sexual abuse. .. read more..

Iowa reports highest number of HIV cases ever
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 06:29 AM courtesy of Top Stories

It is National HIV Testing Day. Local health officials are using the day to get the word out that HIV cases in Iowa are up. .. read more..

​White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing ch...
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 06:24 AM courtesy of Top Stories

The White House has provided no immediate evidence to back up its claims. .. read more..

Party conventions include only a small part of the electorate
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 06:02 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

As an active Democrat I think there is merit to the primary runoff bill proposed by Sen. Brad Zaun                 .. read more..

Nintendo to Release $80 SNES Classic Edition with 21 Games this September
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 05:58 AM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

REDMOND, Wash. — The NES Classic Edition was such a hit last fall that Nintendo has announced another mini console: The Super NES Classic Edition. The SNES will have 21 games including classics like Super Mario World, The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, Super Mario Kart, Super Metroid ... .. read more..

Community mental health services are less expensive than incarceration
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 05:18 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Our state pays thousands of dollars a year to incarcerate kids like my son, who was born with Tourette Syndrom and autism. It is much less expensive to provide community health services instead                 .. read more..

Prosecutors: 2-year-old was burned, hit with belt before his death
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 05:12 AM courtesy of Top Stories

The toddler's mother and her boyfriend were jailed over the weekend .. read more..

EU fines Google record $2.7 billion for breaching antitrust rules
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 04:59 AM courtesy of Top Stories

The European Union’s competition watchdog has slapped a record 2.42 billion euro ($2.72 billion) fine on internet giant Google .. read more..

U.S. Bans Brazilian Beef
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 04:55 AM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced the U.S. has suspended all fresh beef imports from Brazil because of safety concerns. Since March, the Food Safety and Inspection Service has refused entry of 11 percent of Brazilian beef imports according to the National Cattlemen’s Beef Asso... .. read more..

A magical week in store for students at Harry Potter Camp
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 04:53 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Nearly 60 students are headed to a magical world this summer, as part of a Harry Potter camp in Dubuque.  .. read more..

Williams strikes back after McEnroe says she'd be ranked ‘like 700’ on men’s ...
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 04:39 AM courtesy of Top Stories

"...Good day sir" .. read more..

Bee, wasp venom shortage could be dangerous for those with allergies
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 04:26 AM courtesy of Top Stories

Allergists across the U.S. are warning of a shortage of a little-known but crucial product -- honeybee, hornet and wasp venom extracts .. read more..

Program offers money toward a down payment for new homeowners
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 04:17 AM courtesy of Radio Iowa

A new state program offers help with the downpayment for those looking to buy a home. The #OwnItIowa program was laid out during the governor’s weekly news conference. The Iowa Finance Authority and the Iowa Association of REALTORS® are sponsors for the program which offers $1,500 in closin... .. read more..

Cosby venue could move to California in sex abuse lawsuit
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 04:03 AM courtesy of Top Stories

The stage for Bill Cosby's next trial shifts to California .. read more..

Flint airport officer stabbed during attack released from hospital
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 03:56 AM courtesy of Top Stories

The Flint, Michigan, airport officer stabbed in the neck during what authorities are investigating as a terrorist act has been discharged from a hospital .. read more..

Jimmy John's thief cuts roof open, steals meat slicer
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 03:24 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Police in Indiana are investigating a cold-cut case.  .. read more..

4-year-old dead, father seriously injured after being run over by houseboat
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 03:16 AM courtesy of Top Stories

A 4-year-old girl is dead after being caught in the propeller of a houseboat that reportedly backed over her and her father .. read more..

Man says beloved dog died after having a heat stroke in animal control vehicle
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 02:33 AM courtesy of Top Stories

"I went in to watch my dog die due to someone's neglect" .. read more..

Ingredient in weed killer going on list as potentially cancerous
Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 02:06 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Starting next month, the weed killer's main ingredient, glyphosate, will appear on a list California keeps of potentially cancerous chemicals. .. read more..

Three people, including baby, injured in crash near Plymouth
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 11:45 PM courtesy of Search Results - North Iowa Media Group

PLYMOUTH | Three people, including a baby, were injured in a two-vehicle crash near Plymouth Sunday. .. read more..

Kyle Schwarber Joins I-Cubs, Fans Fill Principal Park
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 11:44 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

DES MOINES – The demotion didn’t surprise Kyle Schwarber who was batting a Major League worst .171. Even though Schwarber saw it coming he said it still “ticks” him off, but his sole focus is on getting right and getting back to Chicago. .. read more..

Sports TV listings: What's on when
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 11:24 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Find out what games are on when, including what channel.                 .. read more..

For love of the game: Friends hope to honor Mason City's 'Doc' with baseball ...
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 11:15 PM courtesy of Search Results - North Iowa Media Group

MASON CITY | Friends of Mark "Doc" Detra are hoping to honor his memory in a special, permanent way. .. read more..

ARL Recommends Options for Pet Owners Who Can’t Afford Surgery for Animals
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 11:06 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

AMES, Iowa — “This action is just crazy to me, why somebody would do something like this,” said Josh Colvin, Animal Control Services Manager for the Animal Rescue League of Iowa. Colvin is referring to the actions Ames Police say Sarah McMenamin took earlier this month when she ... .. read more..

Awards and Recognitions: June 27
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 11:03 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Awards and recognition around the state.                 .. read more..

Your 2 Cents’ Worth: Tuesday, June 27
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 11:02 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Go to DesMoinesRegister.com/2cents to enter your brief comments                 .. read more..

Possible name change to Five Sullivan Brothers Convention Center
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 10:47 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Millions in investment, much needed updates, and an opportunity to do it without raising taxes, that is the proposal the Waterloo City Council is currently considering for the Five Sullivan Brothers Convention Center in downtown Waterloo.  .. read more..

Cubs Schwarber goes 1-4 in his I-Cubs debut
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 10:40 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Chicago Cubs slugger Kyle Schwarber goes 1-4 with three strikeouts in his Iowa Cubs debut Monday night against New Orleans. .. read more..

Sports Roundup: Monday, June 26, 2017
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 10:33 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Scores, stats and standings from across Iowa.                 .. read more..

Colo-NESCO School District Pays to Reopen Playground
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 10:32 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

ZEARING, Iowa  —  The Colo-NESCO School District has opened its wallet to get its playground back. The district purchased land near the elementary school in Zearing in 2013 for $12,000. Because the district failed to pay nearly $250 in back taxes, the land was then sold at a tax sale. The n... .. read more..

Kyle Schwarber: 'I'm not going to back down at all — trust me'
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 10:12 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Kyle Schwarber returns to the minor leagues.                 .. read more..

‘Tumultuous Divorce’ Behind Apparent Murder of 5-Year-Old, Officials Say
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 09:51 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

CALIFORNIA  —  A “tumultuous divorce” led a California man to kill his 5-year-old son in April, investigators said Monday, three days after 35-year-old Aramazd Andressian Sr. was arrested and charged with murder even though his missing son has not been confirmed dead. Andressian... .. read more..

The Latest: Evacuations ordered for fire on California coast
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 09:39 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

A wildfire surging out of control on California's Central Coast has forced evacuations. .. read more..

New mural decorates Cedar Rapids skywalk
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 09:29 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Downtown Cedar Rapids has a new sight to behold. .. read more..

Ames Woman Faces Charges After Girlfriend Dies of Synthetic Opioid Overdose
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 09:17 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

STORY COUNTY, Iowa  —  An arrest has been made in the death of an Ames woman. Sadie Dalgliesh, 22, is charged with one count of involuntary manslaughter. Police say she purchased a synthetic opioid called U4 and supplied the drug to her girlfriend, Tashara Burnside. An autopsy showed Burnsi... .. read more..

Feds looking into Bernie Sanders' wife over real estate deal
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 09:06 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

A spokesman for the wife of U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders says she has hired a lawyer as federal investigators examine a real estate deal involving a Vermont college she once ran. .. read more..

New Snapchat feature raises concern over safety and privacy
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 09:02 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

The popular application, Snapchat, allows its users to quickly share photos and videos with each other but a new feature has some people saying it has gone too far.  .. read more..

20-pound live lobster found in luggage at Boston airport
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 08:39 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

TSA spokesman Michael McCarthy says the lobster found Sunday in the passenger's checked luggage is the "largest" he's ever seen. McCarthy says the TSA doesn't prohibit transporting lobsters. .. read more..

Germany's Merkel doesn't tweet, but checks Trump on Twitter
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 08:26 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she doesn't really do Twitter, but sometimes visits the site to check out what President Donald Trump has to say. .. read more..

After 22 years, find out where the Johnston A.D. is headed
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 08:15 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Johnston's Gary Ross has been hired by the Girls Union.                 .. read more..

Mexican journalist's charred body identified
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 08:11 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

The charred body of Salvador Adame was found in western Mexico after he went missing a month ago. Adame was the owner and director of a local television station. .. read more..

How a special teacher turned Van Holmgren from an art hustler into an artist
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 07:59 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Read the story Van Holmgren told during the recent "Des Moines Storytellers Project: The Secret Lives of Artists" event.                 .. read more..

Renewed travel ban appears to exclude university students, but apprehension r...
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 07:59 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

Monday’s Supreme Court decision largely permitting President Donald Trump’s travel ban is unlikely to affect international students at Iowa’s universities any more than the issue... .. read more..

Kyle Schwarber embracing time back in minors
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 07:46 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Kyle Schwarber back in Iowa.                 .. read more..

Reynolds: Yes, Senator Sasse, you're welcome in Iowa
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 07:46 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa GOP Chairman Jeff Kaufmann suggested last week that Nebraska Sen. Ben Sasse shouldn't show his face in Iowa. But Gov. Kim Reynolds doesn't agree.                 .. read more..

Police: Ames woman charged after buying synthetic drug that killed her girlfr...
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 07:42 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Ames police said the dangerous drug U4 became popular on the coasts and is spreading to the Midwest.                 .. read more..

BBQ Restaurant Owner Hopes for Fresh Start at Troubled Location
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 07:41 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

DES MOINES, Iowa  —  A Douglas Avenue business has moved into 508 Indianola Avenue–a location with a history of violence. The new owner hopes her restaurant will bring a fresh start for both herself and the neighborhood. Vernice Kemp owns Phat Daddyz BBQ Sports Grill while her husband... .. read more..

Change of plans: Jeremy Morgan now scheduled to join Memphis Grizzlies' summe...
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 07:06 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Jeremy Morgan was originally slated to head to the summer league with Golden State, but the former UNI standout said Memphis “offered me a little better deal.”                 .. read more..

Governors Cut Ribbon on Bridge Construction Project
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 06:55 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

IOWA  —  Governor Reynolds helped cut the ribbon on a 3-year construction project on Monday. Reynolds and Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner celebrated the start of work on the I-74 bridge connecting Iowa and Illinois. The bridge is being replaced and won’t be finished until November of 2... .. read more..

University of Iowa Expanding Budget, Increasing Tuition
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 06:50 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

IOWA CITY, Iowa  —  The University of Iowa is expanding its budget. The state Board of Regents approved a pair of tuition increases at the university for this fall. Combined, they will raise the price of tuition by about 5%. The increase will bring in more than $16 million dollars. Accordin... .. read more..

Cyclones add Texas receiver recruit Carson Schleker
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 06:36 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Speedy slot target from powerhouse Allen chose Iowa State over more than 20 scholarship offers                 .. read more..

Veterans Parkway bridge could become newest interstate interchange
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 06:30 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

West Des Moines will build a bridge over I-35 as part of its expansion of Veterans Parkway with the hope it could become an interstate interchange.                 .. read more..

Mobile App Helps Baseball Fans and Local Organizations
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 06:22 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

DES MOINES, Iowa  —  Hungry baseball fans won’t have to miss a moment of the action at the park, thanks to a new mobile platform. FanFood allows customers to order their concessions on their phones and have items delivered to their seat. Co-founder Dustin Hemesath says the idea behind... .. read more..

Five Seasons Ski Team now in 39th year as Cedar Rapids summer staple
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 06:20 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

CEDAR RAPIDS — Like ants on a hill. This is how Don Clow, who’s been directing the Five Seasons Ski Team for nearly 37 years, refers to the team’s preshow preparations —... .. read more..

Drivers: Put down that phone or risk a fine beginning July 1
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 06:14 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Worried over a sharp rise in traffic deaths in 2016, the Iowa Legislature has authorized a crackdown on texting while driving.                 .. read more..

Iowa pulls sizable 2018 prospect Jack Plumb away from Wisconsin
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 06:11 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

The 6-foot-8, 240-pound senior-to-be plays tight end in Green Bay, but likely projects on Iowa’s offensive line                 .. read more..

Road washout causes crash near Hazleton
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 06:11 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

 A road washout causes a car to nose dive into the mud just south of Hazleton.   .. read more..

Photos: Kyle Schwarber plays in Des Moines for the I-Cubs
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 05:58 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

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Social Media Posts Not Reasons Behind Recent Firing of Polk County Sergeant
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 05:58 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

POLK COUNTY, Iowa  —  The Polk County Sheriff’s Office says recent social media postings are not the reason a long-time deputy was fired. Former Sergeant Dan Charleston was terminated on Friday. The sheriff’s office says Charleston’s recent posts online about the Koran and... .. read more..

Man severely burned after spray paint can explodes
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 05:58 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Nativida Maldonado, 24, recently had skin graft surgery to help replace the skin singed on his right arm. .. read more..

Edgewood community raises thousands for historical museum
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 05:57 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Small town Edgewood raised an impressive amount of money to finally have a museum dedicated to its history -- nearly $100,000. .. read more..

Part of President’s Travel Ban Impacts Des Moines Refugees
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 05:54 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

DES MOINES, Iowa  —  On Monday, the Supreme Court decided to hear travel ban arguments this fall, but until then, part of President Trump’s travel ban is in place. “I think the government has to think twice about restraining,” said Des Moines resident Siat Bulle. People in... .. read more..

Health care 'choice' sounds good, if you can afford it
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 05:54 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Choice again is the mantra for selling health care. What choice do I have between a Cadillac and a Fiat if cannot afford a Cadillac?                 .. read more..

20 animals taken from home where woman is suspected of killing dog
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 05:48 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Three dogs, two cats, six guinea pigs, five rabbits, two salamanders and two geckos were found in "unacceptable" living conditions.                 .. read more..

Senate health bill could lead to shuttered Iowa nursing homes, industry leade...
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 05:47 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Nursing homes, hospitals, doctors ask senators to oppose controversial bill to rein in Affordable Care Act                 .. read more..

$30 million sale is the most expensive in downtown Des Moines history
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 05:46 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Capital Square, an eight-story office in downtown Des Moines, was recently acquired by a Denver-area firm for $30 million.                 .. read more..

Proposed Medicaid cuts will force states to make difficult decisions on services
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 05:46 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Proposed cuts would force states to make difficult decision about what Medicaid-funded programs to cut.                 .. read more..

Editorial: Allow Iowans to buy into Medicaid
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 05:44 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Democratic state lawmakers right to seek opening program to more people                 .. read more..

Sheriff: Issues in 2015, 2016 prompted Charleston's firing
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 05:42 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Charleston plans to appeal his firing, he said in an email to The Des Moines Register on Monday.                 .. read more..

Mom gives birth to 14 lb baby boy
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 05:42 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

A bouncing baby boy born in South Carolina weighs double a normal newborn.  .. read more..

Manchester United coaches lead soccer camp in Cedar Rapids
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 05:40 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Coaches from Manchester United are in Cedar Rapids this week running a youth soccer camp.  .. read more..

Cedar Rapids residents fuming over fireworks
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017 at 05:33 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

CEDAR RAPIDS — The fledgling fireworks experiment in Cedar Rapids has already gotten “out of control,” some residents say. The explosions go boom, boom, boom for hours, night... .. read more..

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