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Last updated: May 24, 2019 - 8:53 PM

Democrat Seth Moulton running presidential campaign based on patriotism, service
Apr 26, 2019 - 8:08 PM
The U.S. Marine Corps veteran says he wants to bri... Read more...
Farmer amputates own leg to save his life: 'Make the best of it is all you can do'
May 14, 2019 - 7:55 AM
"I stayed conscious all the way to the hospital," ... Read more...
Opossum breaks into liquor store and gets drunk as a skunk
Dec 02, 2017 - 9:23 PM
According to sources, the opossum did not appear t... Read more...
Today in History May 23: Bonnie and Clyde killed during police ambush
Oct 22, 2019 - 6:41 PM
There’s a lot to look back on in history for May... Read more...
Wisconsin man gets life sentence for kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs, killing her parents
May 24, 2019 - 8:47 PM
A Wisconsin man will spend the rest of his life be... Read more...
Pro-Trump hats blurred in school's yearbook, student say
May 24, 2019 - 8:12 PM
A Pennsylvania teenager says his First Amendment r...
Trump administration rolls back protections for transgender people
May 24, 2019 - 8:09 PM
The Health and Human Services Department says laws...
Former radio personality Marty Tirrell indicted on additional charges
May 24, 2019 - 7:48 PM
The man known as the Mouth of the Midwest is facin... Read more...
University of Oklahoma gave false data to U.S. News college rankings for 20 years
May 24, 2019 - 7:46 PM
For the 2019 Best Colleges rankings, the universit...
Missouri governor signs bill criminalizing abortion after 8 weeks
May 24, 2019 - 7:42 PM
The legislation includes an exception for medical ...
Children saved as Interpol exposes pedophile ring sharing child abuse images
May 24, 2019 - 7:31 PM
Police believe there are still 100 children yet to... Read more...
Officer, 2 suspects injured when driver slams into cruiser
May 24, 2019 - 7:13 PM
A Des Moines police officer and two suspects in a ... Read more...
George H.W. Bush to be honored by Postal Service with Forever stamp
May 24, 2019 - 7:13 PM
The ceremony will take place on what would have be... Read more...
DPS: Man driving tractor spears sheriff's car, charged with attempted murder
May 24, 2019 - 6:05 PM
An Iowa man was charged with attempted murder afte... Read more...
Early morning EF2 tornado strikes Adair County, kills woman
May 24, 2019 - 5:55 PM
Less than 5% of tornadoes occur in the morning, we... Read more...
Police K-9 dies chasing suspect in 90-degree weather
May 24, 2019 - 5:45 PM
A police K-9 in Georgia suddenly fell ill while ch... Read more...
Serial swindler arrested after stealing $80,000 from woman he recently met online, police say
May 24, 2019 - 5:33 PM
He took the woman out on a date the same day they ... Read more...
Potential for hail, damaging winds, heavy rain and tornadoes today
May 24, 2019 - 5:30 PM
The latest KCCI weather forecast....
1 injured in overnight house fire
May 24, 2019 - 5:25 PM
Firefighters are investigating the cause of a hous...
Meet Blank Park Zoo’s baby rhino
May 24, 2019 - 5:21 PM
The Blank Park Zoo is almost ready for you to meet... Read more...