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Des Moines, Iowa is located in Polk County. Zip codes in Des Moines, IA include 50393, 50329, and 50330. The median home price in Des Moines is $112,900 which is roughly $100/per square foot. More Des Moines information.

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8 hrs ago | Mediaite.com

Hillary Clinton in Iowa: 'I'm Back!'

"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.

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14 hrs ago | Examiner.com

The Howlin' Brothers, Motionless in White, and Freakabout lead Sunday's shows

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.

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18 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Neon Trees concert cancelled; Michaelson, Mellencamp, and more shows announced

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.

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22 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

Industry UpdateBig Solar Update

A solar storm zapped Earth on Friday but caused few, if any, problems. It also allowed more people to see the colourful northern lights.

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Yesterday | KCCI-TV Des Moines

School opens in honor of education advocate

The $9 million building is for preschool and middle school students in the Mondamin Presidential Neighborhood, north of downtown Des Moines. Superintendent Tom Ahart said a meeting with two neighborhood associations sparked the idea of transforming an old building into a new education center.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

WHO-TV Des Moines

Local Retail Stores Looking for Help

"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.

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New York Daily News

Hillary Clinton heading to Iowa after rocky, glamorous summer and down approval ratings

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.

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Deseret News

Politico Magazine: If Mitt Romney runs again, he'll win

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.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

Some struggle with backward parking spots

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..

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Valley West Mall Job Fair Saturday

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa- Valley West Mall is hiring. So many stores are needing extra help, the Mall is holding a job faith Saturday Noon to 4 pm.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

KCCI-TV Des Moines

Uber arrives in Des Moines

Uber is here! The popular ride-sharing service.. seamlessly connects riders with drivers..

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

Reaction to Uber coming to Des Moines

YEAH> Uber has said they will pay for unjust fines... given to their drivers. Emotions are mixed... about Uber coming to town.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

West Des Moines Business Helps Fight Ebola

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.

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The Las Vegas Sun

Solar storm hits Earth, but no problems so far

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.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

Preview of 2014 Remodel Tour

Creighton Cox is with me, he's with the Home- builders Association and Ben Trannel is owner of Red House Remodeling and also chair of the tour this year. Thank you both for coming in.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

ATM Stolen in Downtown Des Moines

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.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Altercation Leaves Man With Stab Wounds to Neck, Hands

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.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

More Changes Pending For Vicious Pitbull Owner

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.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

Vice President Biden is heading to Des Moines

Progress Iowa Spokesman Matt Sinovic has confirmed Vice President Joe Biden will attend an event on Wednesday, Sept. 17. The event is the result of a partnership between his organization and NETWORK Nuns on a Bus.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

WHO-TV Des Moines

Ankeny Fire Training: Lifting a Vehicle

ANKENY, Iowa- Members of the Ankeny Fire Department this week have been learning how to do a difficult task- lift a truck off another vehicle. Lt. Dan Schellhase said thru a donation by TMC Trucking of Des Moines, the department was able to train on a high-risk, low frequency event involving a car which has run underneath a semi trailer.

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