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8 hrs ago | Mediaite.com
"I'm back!" presumptive 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clinton announced at the 37th Annual Harkin Steak Fry in Des Moines, Iowa Sunday afternoon. Clinton bid adieu to retiring Senator Tom Harkin and repeated her recurring political themes of equal opportunity, women's access to health care and equal pay, and GOP obstinacy.
14 hrs ago | Examiner.com
The Central Iowa Concert Calendar for Sunday, September 14 finds The Howlin' Brothers, Motionless in White , and Freakabout stopping in Central Iowa. Get all the details on those shows and more below.
18 hrs ago | Examiner.com
The Neon Trees concert scheduled for October 19 at the Seven Flags Event Center in Clive has been cancelled. In an announcement issued through their press agent yesterday, the band explained cancelling the Clive show and others: Neon Trees regretfully must postpone some dates of their upcoming fall tour due to health issues of bassist Branden Campbell, who recently underwent open-heart surgery for a valve replacement.
22 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune
A solar storm zapped Earth on Friday but caused few, if any, problems. It also allowed more people to see the colourful northern lights.
"We're always looking for great people and we're looking to bring on another 100 associates," said Daryl Dell 'Anno, Store Leader at JcPenney in West Des Moines. Dozens of stores had booths set up with recruiters looking to fill part-time, seasonal, and even full-time positions.
Been there before: Then Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton speaking at her caucus night rally in 2008, in Des Moines, Iowa. But when Hillary Clinton arrives outside Des Moines, Iowa, Sunday, there will be little doubt for many as to what's on her To Do list.
In this May 15, 2012, photo, Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney speaks during a campaign stop in Des Moines, Iowa. Mitt Romney continues to insist that he's not running for president again.
It's a different way to park in Des Moines... and many drivers do not like it. Any new parking spots in downtown Des Moines..
Uber is here! The popular ride-sharing service.. seamlessly connects riders with drivers..
YEAH> Uber has said they will pay for unjust fines... given to their drivers. Emotions are mixed... about Uber coming to town.
Employees of the Financial Group in West Des Moines volunteered their afternoon Friday to helping fight Ebola in Western Africa. The group worked with SWIM - which stands for Safe Water International Missions - to build hand-held chlorine-producing units.
A solar storm zapped Earth on Friday but it was causing few, if any, problems. It also may allow more people to see the colorful northern lights.
Security video, shot shortly after 1:30 a.m. Thursday, shows a masked suspect pushing a potted plant through a glass window to get into the building. The suspect is then seen pulling an ATM machine off a wall, pushing it down some stairs and into another glass door breaking it.
Police found the victim at 2300 MLK at the Quick Trip at about 12:30 a.m. He was stabbed across the street at the Burger King. Des Moines police say the man told them he was walking through the Burger King parking lot, when a car approached him.
The Des Moines man accused of using his pit bull as a weapon earlier this week is facing additional charges. Joshua Stoll was charged with a hate crime for allegedly commanding his pit bull, Rider, to attack a black man.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 06:00 pm
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