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Des Moines-native Lolo Jones announced last week she was shutting down her track and field season and Wednesday we learned why.
The crew member of the TV show "Cops" who was killed during an armed robbery in Omaha had ties to Des Moines.
The West Des Moines school district has a plan for Phenix Elementary, but it wants the public's opinion before anything is finalized.
A crew with the "COPS" TV show has also been filming here in Des Moines all summer.
It's been almost a year since the city of Des Moines started to work on moving about 100 low-income residents out of the Randolph.
Members of the Senate Government Oversight Committee sounding more than a little skeptical Wednesday about statements from the head of Iowa Workforce Development earlier this week.
A former Iowa lawmaker has pleaded guilty to charges stemming from his switch of support from one Republican presidential candidate to another before the 2012 caucus.
The Monument Quilt began in summer 2013 and has been growing ever since. This summer, activist group "Force: Upsetting Rape Culture" took the quilt on a 13-stop road trip in 12 states, displaying portions of the quilt and collecting squares made by people in the host communities.
There's no slowing down for iconic singer-songwriter James Taylor . Taylor recently completed an extensive North American tour and will soon embark on a tour of Europe.
DES MOINES, Iowa-Republicans are taking a swing at Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jack Hatch saying he mixed his legislative work with his personal business interests.
A homeless disabled woman says she was roughed up by a Polk County Deputy. But his patrol car video tells the full story.
Report from the non-partisan Legislative Services Agency triggering some very partisan bickering before the Senate Government Oversight Committee Tuesday morning.
Emergency crews responded to the intersection of 40th Street at Hickman Road shortly before 9 p.m .
According to Allstate Insurance Company, Des Moines ranked as the 13th safest city among the top 200 cities in the United States in it's annual "Best Drivers Report".
The Chief of Police for the City of Des Moines is retiring after 34 years with the department.
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Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 03:09 am
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