NYC Mayor de Blasio tells police to end arrests for marijuana smoking
Posted Monday, May 21, 2018 at 01:06 AM courtesy of Top Stories

This weekend, the mayor told the NYPD to issue summonses for smoking pot in public, instead of making arrests. .. read more..

5.2 magnitude earthquake hits Mexico, USGS says
Posted Monday, May 21, 2018 at 12:42 AM courtesy of Top Stories

The quake in southwestern Mexico was felt as far away as Mexico City about 220 miles away. .. read more..

Kelly Clarkson honors school victims at Billboard Awards
Posted Monday, May 21, 2018 at 12:39 AM courtesy of Top Stories

An emotional and passionate Kelly Clarkson opened the 2018 Billboard Music Awards with a tribute to the recent school children and teachers who died in Texas. .. read more..

Enter to win a $100 gift certificate to Covered Bridges Winery
Posted Monday, May 21, 2018 at 12:01 AM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

How does it work? It’s easy, fill out all of the required information to enter. What can I win? One lucky winner will receive a $100 gift certificate to Covered Bridges Winery located in Winterset, Iowa. Can I still play if the contest has already started? Yes! But be sure to enter soon, th... .. read more..

KCCI Close Up: Libertarian primary for governor
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 11:46 PM courtesy of Top Stories

Watch this week's full episode of KCCI Close Up. .. read more..

Police: Suspect faces 2 murder charges in restaurant plowing
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 11:40 PM courtesy of Top Stories

"He drove his car into the building, killing people, so that's why we took him into custody immediately." .. read more..

What’s Bugging Andy?
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 11:36 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

In this week’s What’s Bugging Andy, Andy Fales says the Vegas Golden Knights are giving him the blues. .. read more..

Murphy’s Law: The Milani Mile
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 11:33 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

In this week’s Murphy’s Law, Keith Murphy says Southeast Polk’s Sydney Milani just turned in one of the greatest accomplishments by an Iowa High School athlete ever: the Milani Mile. .. read more..

FACEOFF: Michigan State Pays, Sports Gambling, Softball in Iowa, the 1 Girl ...
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 11:30 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

Keith and John go back and forth on more topics from the week. Note: Photo credit for Janette Schraft goes to @KWhiteOWH. The courtesy was intended, but left off. Our apologies to Kevin. .. read more..

I THINK: Tweet From ISU Football Coach Another Example to be Careful on Soci...
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 11:28 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

Social media can be great, but can also lead to many mistakes and inappropriate posts.  An Iowa State football coach made a social media mistake earlier this month. John Sears has more. .. read more..

Grand View Wrestling Coach Speaks Out About the Loss of Ken Greaves
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 10:30 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

DES MOINES, Iowa  —  A fun Thursday evening on Lake Panorama went horribly wrong when 22-year-old Ken Greaves, a wrestler studying at Grand View University, fell into the water. “I just know it happened really fast. From what I was told, some guys, you know, we only had one guy from o... .. read more..

US, China put trade war on hold after progress in talks
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 10:28 PM courtesy of Top Stories

The world's two biggest economies are pulling back from the brink of a trade war after making progress in talks aimed at bringing down America's massive trade deficit with China. .. read more..

Iowan Maddie Poppe reaches Top 3 on 'American Idol.' Watch all of h...
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 10:18 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Maddie Poppe, of Clarksville, Iowa, has impressed judges week after week on 'American Idol.'                 .. read more..

Videocast: 80s for most of this week
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 10:10 PM courtesy of Top Stories

Videocast: 80s for most of this week .. read more..

'Authentic as heck': Maddie Poppe shines in final 'American Id...
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 10:08 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

In her final “American Idol” performances Sunday, Poppe was indeed ‘authentic,’ but she was also unique, wonderfully eccentric and just plain good.                 .. read more..

Student with Down syndrome donates U.S. flag to school
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 10:01 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

A high school student thought the American flag at his high school was too small so he used his savings to buy a new one. .. read more..

Update on baby hit by softball: "McKenna had a great day!"
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 09:50 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Posted to the Healing for McKenna Facebook page.  .. read more..

3 high school seniors die in crash weeks before graduation
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 09:45 PM courtesy of Top Stories

Luciana Tellez, Giselle Montano and Esmeralda Nava died Saturday night after their car was struck nearly head-on by a wrong-way driver. .. read more..

Pella teen earns associate degree before finishing high school
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 09:32 PM courtesy of Top Stories

A central Iowa teen just accomplished something no other Pella student has done. .. read more..

Woman killed, 2 injured as car flies off Interstate 80
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 09:30 PM courtesy of Top Stories

The cause of the crash is under investigation. .. read more..

'The Killer Beside Me' TV show features Coralville murder case
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 08:58 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

The story of Andrea Farrington, a 20-year-old woman who was shot at Coral Ridge Mall in 2016, has been featured in an episode of Investigation Discovery's 'The Killer Beside Me'. Alexander Kozak,... .. read more..

Sports TV listings for Des Moines and Iowa
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 08:38 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

What channel are the Hawkeyes and Cyclones on?                 .. read more..

Former President George H.W. Bush visits Maine for 1st time since wife's deat...
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 08:35 PM courtesy of Top Stories

His son, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, tweeted a photo of his father with the caption, "My beloved dad is back in Maine." .. read more..

No charges expected in elderly pedestrian’s death
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 08:09 PM courtesy of Radio Iowa

No charges are expected in a fatal truck-pedestrian accident in Muscatine. The Iowa State Patrol says 71-year-old Patrick Hazelwood died instantly early Thursday after being struck by a semi-truck while trying to cross Highway 61. Hazelwood was pushing a shopping cart. The Muscatine Journal repor... .. read more..

Teenager shot Saturday night in Davenport has died
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 08:03 PM courtesy of Radio Iowa

A Davenport shooting victim has died. Davenport Police say 16-year-old Jovontia Jones died at University Hospitals in Iowa City. Officers were called to a report of shots fired in the central city Saturday night. They found shell casings and were investigating when a shooting victim, a young man,... .. read more..

'American Idol': A look back at the judges' comments to Iowan ...
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 06:51 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Read the comments Luke Bryan, Lionel Richie and Katy Perry have provided Iowan Maddie Poppe during the latest season of American Idol.                 .. read more..

This Iowa couple looks just like Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 06:34 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Spencer Clock and Simmone Doswell of Johnston are turning heads because of their resemblance to Britain's newly married royal couple.                 .. read more..

'World of uncertainty': Flying lava from Hawaii volcano brings new dangers
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 06:26 PM courtesy of Top Stories

Kilauea began erupting more than two weeks ago and has burned dozens of homes, forced people to flee and shot up plumes of steam from its summit. .. read more..

93-year-old makes first hole-in-one in 65 years of golfing
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 06:17 PM courtesy of Top Stories

Ben Bender told The Zanesville Times Recorder "the Lord knew" this was his last round and gave him a hole-in-one. .. read more..

Man Wins 4 Lottery Prizes – Including for $5M and $1M – Within Months
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 06:16 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

LOS ANGELES – A lucky lottery player from Southern California has won more than $6 million in prizes in the past six months, including one worth a staggering $5 million, state lottery officials announced Friday. Antulio Mazariegos recently walked into the California Lottery’s Van Nuys Distr... .. read more..

Mnuchin says Trump putting trade war with China ‘on hold’
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 06:15 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

WASHINGTON — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the Trump administration is putting its trade war with China “on hold” after two days of talks in Washington that he said had... .. read more..

'Hope and healing': Texas town worships after school shooting
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 06:11 PM courtesy of Top Stories

At Arcadia First Baptist Church, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott hugged grieving parishioners as they arrived. .. read more..

Here's why the accused Santa Fe shooter will never get the death penalty
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 06:10 PM courtesy of Top Stories

The Santa Fe High School student admitted to the mass shooting that killed 10 and wounded at least 10 others early Friday, according to court documents. .. read more..

Homeowner narrowly escapes massive fire that destroyed home
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 06:07 PM courtesy of Top Stories

Fire broke out before 9:30 p.m. Saturday in West Des Moines .. read more..

Capitol ideas: Debates give Democratic voters more to think about
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 05:35 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

Twice earlier this month, Iowa Democrats got to see their half-dozen candidates for governor debate on television. Undecided voters had two opportunities to learn about the candidates’... .. read more..

WDM Firefighters Face Challenges Battling House Fire, Investigation Underway
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 05:29 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa  —  Fire investigators in West Des Moines say it will likely be a while before they learn what sparked a fire at home over the weekend. On Sunday, firefighters were continued to put out hot spots at a home in the 2400 block of Ridgeview Drive. This was the first time i... .. read more..

Investigators get look at materials from Cohen raid
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 05:29 PM courtesy of Top Stories

The majority of what was seized was contained on over a dozen electronic devices, including computers, cellular phones and an iPad. .. read more..

The Insiders: May 20th Edition, Quick Six
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 05:25 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

IOWA  —  Jake Porter and Marco Battaglia talk about the fetal heartbeat bill, tax reform, private school vouchers, sports gambling, a libertarian leader, and their predictions in this week’s Quick Six. .. read more..

Las Vegas Golden Knights advance to Stanley Cup Final
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 05:25 PM courtesy of Top Stories

Vegas will meet the Tampa Bay Lightning or the Washington Capitals in the final. .. read more..

The Insiders: May 20th Edition, Republicans and ‘Sir Frederick Hubbell’
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 05:24 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

IOWA  —  Sir Frederick Hubbell, Prince Frederick…these are some of the nicknames Iowa’s Republican party has given one of the gubernatorial candidates. Why? They say Fred Hubbell can’t always relate to people in regard to how he obtained his money, arguing his money was ha... .. read more..

The Insiders: May 20th Edition, The Whiteboard Challenge
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 05:23 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

IOWA  —  Libertarian candidates for governor Jake Porter and Marco Battaglia go old school with Political Director Dave Price and the Whiteboard Challenge. .. read more..

The Insiders: May 20th Edition, Libertarian Gubernatorial Candidates
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 05:22 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

IOWA  —  Democrats have a six-way primary battle for governor and Republicans don’t have one, but for the first time, Libertarians do. Jake Porter of Council Bluffs and Marco Battaglia of Des Moines are the party’s candidates. They both joined Political Director Dave Price in th... .. read more..

The Insiders: May 20th Edition, The Iowa Poor People’s Campaign
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 05:18 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

IOWA  —  The Iowa Poor People’s Campaign is part of a national movement that demands solutions to poverty, racism, taxes, the environment, and health care. Stephen Blobaum is part of the movement, and he joined Political Director Dave Price in the Channel 13 studio to talk about the c... .. read more..

It's a girl! Iowa Cubs infielder hosts gender reveal party after deliver...
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 05:14 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa Cubs infielder Mike Freeman had a big day at Principal Park                 .. read more..

Nationwide event to provide free dental care to Iowa veterans
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 05:12 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

Eastern Iowa dental clinics will be participating in an event this June to provide free care for area veterans. On Saturday, June 9, area clinics — including those in Cedar Rapids, Coralville... .. read more..

Photos: Prairie Meadows' 2018 Corgi Races
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 05:08 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

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Iowa man granted new trial in girlfriend's stabbing death pleads guilty ...
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 05:02 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Nicholas Luerkens, of Cedar Rapids, was granted a new trial in the killing of his ex-girlfriend, Lynnsey Donald. He instead pleaded guilty to murder.                 .. read more..

Wrestling Takeaways: Gadson wins trials challenge, Ramos falls, Colon gets Fi...
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 04:33 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Kyven Gadson advanced to Final X, Tony Ramos came up short and Joe Colon has his Final X opponent.                 .. read more..

'They did everything they were supposed to do': Cougar attacks 2 cyclists, ki...
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 04:33 PM courtesy of Top Stories

The attack, 30 miles east of Seattle, was the first fatal cougar attack in Washington state in 94 years. .. read more..

Mike Freeman gender reveal
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 04:32 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa Cubs infielder Mike Freeman and his wife celebrated a gender reveal party at Principal Park Sunday                 .. read more..

TRACKING: Chance of rain tonight into Monday AM; Warmer temperatures
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 04:23 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Areas of rain, isolated storms move in after midnight.  Monday will be slightly warmer, but still cool due to AM rain and clouds, but warmer temperatures are in the forecast. .. read more..

Iowa Poll: Race is tight, unsettled in Democrats' 3rd Congressional Dist...
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 04:19 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Eddie Mauro and Cindy Axne are close in the Democratic primary, but many Iowans not yet sure for whom they will vote.                 .. read more..

Ladies' Football Academy prepares for milestone year
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 04:17 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

An annual charity event gives women an inside experience into the world of college football while raising money for the University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital.  .. read more..

Iowa Poll: Hubbell leads in fluid Democratic primary race for governor
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 04:10 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Fred Hubbell holds an 11-point lead in a Democratic primary race that remains far from settled about two weeks ahead of Election Day.                 .. read more..

Starbucks is Opening its Bathrooms to Everyone
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 04:06 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

Starbucks bathrooms are now open to all — no purchase necessary. The company informed US employees on Friday that people can gather in their cafes and patios even if they don’t buy drinks, and that store bathrooms are available to everyone. “Any person who enters our spaces, including... .. read more..

Iowa Poll: Mauro, Axne neck and neck in 3rd district
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 04:01 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Eddie Mauro and Cindy Axne lead Pete D'Alessandro in a tight race at the top of the Democratic primary in Iowa's 3rd Congressional District.                 .. read more..

Iowa Poll: Mauro, Axne neck and neck in 3rd district
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 04:01 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Eddie Mauro and Cindy Axne lead Pete D'Alessandro in a tight race at the top of the Democratic primary in the 3rd Congressional District.                 .. read more..

Nice weather in Iowa means more motorcycles — and crashes
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 03:50 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

CEDAR RAPIDS — The return of warm temperatures has motorcyclists across the state out enjoying their first rides of the year. But the growing number of bikes on the roads also makes for... .. read more..

‘Careless Discarding of Smoking Materials’ Caused Marshalltown Fire, Official...
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 03:42 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa  —  Flames damaged a building in Marshalltown on Saturday after officials say smoking materials were carelessly discarded. The Marshalltown Fire Department responded to a structure fire in the area of North 10th Avenue and East Main Street shortly after 4 a.m. on Saturday... .. read more..

Wapello County Prisoner Escapes, Authorities Asking for Help in Search
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 03:35 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

WAPELLO COUNTY, Iowa  —  The Wapello County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help finding a prisoner who escaped the Ottumwa Regional Health Center. Officials say 31-year-old Nelson Mendoza was receiving medical treatment at the center early Sunday morning when he esc... .. read more..

Former Iowa State wrestler Kyven Gadson advances to Final X
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 03:26 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Kyven Gadson, a former Iowa State wrestler, won the 2018 world team trials challenge tournament in Rochester, Minnesota, to advance to Final X next month.                 .. read more..

Fort Dodge Police Searching for Casey’s Robbery Suspect
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 03:07 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

WEBSTER COUNTY, Iowa  —  Fort Dodge police are investigating a robbery that took place on Saturday night. Officials say at 11:11 p.m., they received a report of a robbery at the Casey’s located at 1133 S. 22nd Street. Police learned a male had shown the cashier a note demanding money ... .. read more..

Latino Community Celebrates Elected Officials, Looks to Future in Iowa
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 02:47 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

DES MOINES, Iowa  —  Like many Americans, Jose Ibarra comes from a family of immigrants. “I’m originally from Mexico, my parents moved to Iowa in 1999,” he said. When he was a young child, Ibarra’s family laid down roots in Storm Lake, where he would grow up, at one point ... .. read more..

Single-Vehicle Crash Kills One, Injures Two Others in Polk County
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 02:44 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

POLK COUNTY, Iowa  —  One person has died as a result of a single-vehicle crash in Polk County on Sunday. At approximately 6:10 a.m., deputies responded to a crash in the 5000 block of NW 2nd Street, just north of Interstate 80. Officials say a white sedan traveling westbound on the interst... .. read more..

Eastern Iowa county investing in body cameras for officers
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 02:43 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Sheriff's deputies and jail officers in Dubuque County will soon begin wearing body cameras when they are on duty. .. read more..

A look at the inconsistencies of Cubs top prospect Adbert Alzolay this season
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 02:30 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Chicago's top prospect has seen mixed results so far this season.                 .. read more..

Radio Iowa/Baseball Coaches Association High School Poll 5/20/18
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 02:19 PM courtesy of Radio Iowa

Class 4A (2017 Record) 1. Johnston (41-3) 2. Iowa City West (32-9) 3. Dowling Catholic (36-9) 4. Urbandale (28-15) 5. Cedar Rapids Prairie (29-12) 6. Waukee (29-14) 7. Indianola (31-9) 8. Cedar Rapids Jefferson (23-17) 9. S.E. Polk (27-15) 10. Davenport West (22-15) Class 3A (2017 Record) 1. Dave... .. read more..

This red-hot senior golfer from West Des Moines is ranked No. 1 in the U.S.
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 01:22 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Since gaining senior amateur status, West Des Moines' Gene Elliott has won 13 tournaments (many at the national level) in the last 15 months.                 .. read more..

Iowa State University graduate accuses Ames police of botching her sexual ass...
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 01:06 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

She is accusing an Ames police officer of failing to obtain video footage from the night in February when she says she was sexually assaulted.                 .. read more..

Iowa baseball: Hawkeyes finish off Penn State sweep, will face Michigan to op...
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 12:53 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa completed the sweep of Penn State and will head to Omaha as the No. 6 seed.                 .. read more..

Photos: Ankeny Christian Academy's 2018 commencement ceremonies
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 12:45 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

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Iowa primary voters will be asked for ID as new law gets soft rollout
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 12:22 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

ADEL — Iowans who vote in the June 5 primary elections will be asked at the polls to show identification as part of a soft rollout of the state’s new voter ID law that goes into full... .. read more..

Iowa state track: How the top college football prospects performed Saturday
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 12:20 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

With field events done for the weekend, Saturday at state track featured more of the skill-position football recruits and prospects from Iowa.                 .. read more..

Sheaffer Pen Museum has closed in southeastern Iowa
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 12:16 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

The Sheaffer Pen Museum has closed its doors for good after seven years in southeastern Iowa.                 .. read more..

Public meeting set for riverfront revitalization plan in Council Bluffs
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 12:09 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

A meeting seeking public opinion on work being done to revitalize the riverfront in Council Bluffs will be held later this month.                 .. read more..

Omaha man killed in motorcycle crash in western Iowa
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 12:02 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Adam Blake, of Omaha, Nebraska, died after the motorcycle he was driving hit a livestock trailer in Neola, Iowa.                 .. read more..

Iowa boys' state track: Who won the overall team races?
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 11:46 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

In the end, Valley came out in first place with 60 points with a win in the 4x400 relay.                 .. read more..

News Minute: Here is the latest Iowa news from The Associated Press at 11:40 ...
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 11:43 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Two major provisions of the Republican tax cut bill won't happen until Iowa meets revenue targets that critics say may take many years. Eliminating so-called "federal deductibility" and raising the state's standard... .. read more..

Benefits of Iowa's tax cuts could be delayed by slow growth
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 11:39 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Iowa Republicans say it was essential to pass $2.8 billion in tax cuts in part due to federal tax changes, but those state reductions might not be implemented for years under a plan awaiting the governor's signature. .. read more..

Benefits of Iowa's tax cuts could be delayed by slow growth
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 11:36 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Iowa Republicans say it was essential to pass $2.8 billion in tax cuts in part due to federal tax changes, but those state reductions might not be implemented for years under a plan awaiting the governor's signature.     .. read more..

1 killed, 3 injured in separate Waterloo shootings in 5-hour span, police say
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 11:16 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

A male was killed and three other people were injured in a spate of shootings early Saturday morning in Waterloo, Iowa, authorities said.                 .. read more..

Woman dead, 2 injured when sedan drives off bridge on I-80 in Des Moines, aut...
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 11:04 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

A woman was killed and two others were seriously injured Sunday morning when a vehicle drove off a bridge on Interstate 80, authorities said.                 .. read more..

Governor Reynolds declares May 20 as "Maddie Poppe Day"
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 09:37 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

The top three finalist on the current American Idol competition held a free concert at the Butler County Fair Grounds on Tuesday night. .. read more..

Sheaffer Pen Museum has closed in Iowa
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 09:23 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

The museum's board of directors says the institution lacked financial stability.    .. read more..

Texas school gunman: 'I'm going to kill you.' Then he fired
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 08:33 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

The gunman told police that when he opened fire, he avoided shooting students he liked "so he could have his story told" .. read more..

Pope Francis to create 14 new cardinals in June
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 07:25 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Pope Francis announced on Sunday he has chosen 14 men to be the newest cardinals in the church, among them his chief aide for helping Rome's homeless and poor, as well as prelates based in Iraq and Pakistan, where Christians are a vulnerable minority. .. read more..

Cougar kills 1 mountain biker, injures 2nd near Seattle
Posted Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 05:46 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Two friends on a morning mountain bike ride 30 miles east of Seattle were attacked by a cougar, killing one of the men and leaving the second hospitalized in what authorities described as a rare occurrence. .. read more..

State track results: Saturday, May 19, 2018
Posted Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 11:37 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Track and field results from Day Three of the state meet.                 .. read more..

Two Alarm Fire Destroys West Des Moines Home
Posted Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 11:21 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — The 911 calls came by the dozens after a home on the 2400 block of Ridgewood Drive caught fire. That was at 9:30; by 9:45 fire fighters say the flames had quickly advanced throughout the house and at times were 30 feet in the air. At first, crews weren’t able t... .. read more..

Sports Roundup: Saturday, May 19, 2018
Posted Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 10:24 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

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

Drake softball's season ends in NCAA tournament
Posted Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 10:20 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

The Bulldogs end a historic season during which they won their first NCAA softball tournament game and won a program-record 45 games on the year.                 .. read more..

Marion Police responding to report of accident
Posted Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 09:47 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Marion Police Department confirm officers are on scene of an accident involving a Ford F-150.   .. read more..

Two pedestrians injured in crash outside Marion restaurant
Posted Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 08:58 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

Two pedestrians were transported to area hospitals after a crash outside a Marion restaurant, according to a news release from the Marion Police Department. Shortly before 8 p.m. Saturday, police... .. read more..

Inspired by the death of his younger brother, Iowa State’s Austin Gomez...
Posted Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 08:14 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa State's Austin Gomez added another accolade to his excellent wrestling career on Saturday. His younger brother is never far from mind.                 .. read more..

Iowa’s Jacob Warner runs through competition to make Junior World Team
Posted Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 07:27 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa's Jacob Warner is relishing the opportunity to compete — because they were few and far between during his redshirt year.                 .. read more..

Police: Child killed in 1 of spate of Waterloo shootings
Posted Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 07:18 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

One person is dead, three others are hurt after a series of shots fired reports in Waterloo.  .. read more..

Girls' state track meet: A look at the winning team in all four classes
Posted Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 06:35 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Davenport Assumption saw its state-record run of five consecutive state championships end in Class 3A.                 .. read more..

Photos: Picture perfect weather for 2018 Pigtails Ride
Posted Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 06:18 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

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Boys' state track: Ankeny Centennial's Riley Moss caps dominant sea...
Posted Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 05:50 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Riley Moss didn’t think he’d even make Saturday’s final in the Class 4A 110-meter hurdles.                 .. read more..

Grand View student Kenton Greaves' body found in Lake Panorama
Posted Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 05:33 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Kenton Greaves was a "genuinely awesome" person, coach said.                 .. read more..

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