Iowa youth theater, school worker charged in child porn case
Iowa youth theater, school worker charged in child porn case

A former Des Moines Public Schools employee and youth theater director has been charged with five felony child sexual exploitation counts.

4 hrs 39 mins ago
Flooding hits South Dakota American Indian reservation hard
5 hrs 27 mins ago
FBI defends length of probe into fatal police shooting
FBI defends length of probe into fatal police shooting

The FBI says the 2017 fatal shooting by U.S. Park Police of an unarmed Virginia motorist is a complex case and that its 16-month investigation is not unusual.

6 hrs 19 mins ago
Iowa Senate passes automated traffic camera ban
Iowa Senate passes automated traffic camera ban

The Iowa Senate has approved a bill requiring the removal of all automated traffic cameras, sending the measure to the House even as that chamber considers another proposal dealing with the devices.

7 hrs 27 mins ago
2nd trial scheduled for woman accused of 1992 slaying
2nd trial scheduled for woman accused of 1992 slaying

A Tipton woman accused of killing her former boyfriend in 1992 is scheduled for another trial.

8 hrs 43 mins ago
Ex-police employee gets probation for stealing medications
Ex-police employee gets probation for stealing medications

A woman accused of stealing prescription drugs turned in to the Mason City Police Department has been given a year of probation.

10 hrs 19 mins ago
Dog breeder charged with 17 counts of animal neglect
Dog breeder charged with 17 counts of animal neglect

The owner of a northern Iowa dog breeding operation has been charged with animal neglect.

13 hrs 36 mins ago
Indiana man takes plea deal in Iowa slaying
Indiana man takes plea deal in Iowa slaying

Authorities say an Indiana man took a plea deal on the day jury selection was to begin for his Iowa murder trial.

15 hrs 12 mins ago
White House, business groups make push on trade pact
White House, business groups make push on trade pact

The White House and business groups are stepping up efforts to win congressional approval for the new U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade accord.

21 hrs 28 mins ago
2 bodies in garbage truck pulled from flooded river
2 bodies in garbage truck pulled from flooded river

Authorities say they've found the bodies of two men whose garbage truck was found in a flooded South Dakota river.

March 25th, 1:23 PM CDT
ACLU appeals ruling denying access to Iowa police records
ACLU appeals ruling denying access to Iowa police records

The American Civil Liberties Union of Iowa says it will appeal a ruling that could limit the public's access to information about officer-involved shootings and other investigations.

March 25th, 11:11 AM CDT
Authorities say teen accidentally shot herself at gun club
Authorities say teen accidentally shot herself at gun club

Authorities say a 15-year-old girl accidentally shot herself to death at a gun club in southeast Iowa.

March 25th, 11:11 AM CDT
Nuke plant no longer reporting low-level flood situation
Nuke plant no longer reporting low-level flood situation

Officials say the swollen Missouri River's water level has dropped far enough that a Nebraska nuclear power plant no longer is reporting a low-level flood situation.

March 25th, 10:19 AM CDT
Jury selection set to begin Monday in Fort Dodge slaying
Jury selection set to begin Monday in Fort Dodge slaying

Jury selection is scheduled to begin Monday in Cedar Rapids for an Indiana man accused of a homicide in central Iowa's Fort Dodge.

March 25th, 8:31 AM CDT
2nd man faces murder charge in Burlington slaying
2nd man faces murder charge in Burlington slaying

Authorities say they've arrested the second of three people suspected in the slaying of a man outside a Burlington apartment complex.

March 25th, 7:39 AM CDT
Man gets 50-year sentence for eastern Iowa slaying
Man gets 50-year sentence for eastern Iowa slaying

A Dubuque man has been given 50 years in prison for killing a 59-year-old man at the victim's home in Bellevue.

March 25th, 6:55 AM CDT
Iowa man sought in shotgun slayings of 2 people in Nebraska
Iowa man sought in shotgun slayings of 2 people in Nebraska

Authorities are seeking an Iowa man suspected of shooting to death two people at their home in southeast Nebraska - the parents of his former live-in girlfriend.

March 25th, 5:43 AM CDT
The Latest: Rain later this week may push Missouri River up
The Latest: Rain later this week may push Missouri River up

The Latest on flooding in the Midwest (all times local):

March 24th, 4:59 PM CDT
Rain could push swollen Missouri River even higher this week
Rain could push swollen Missouri River even higher this week

Rain storms expected later this week could lead to another crest along the Missouri River and its tributaries just as residents are cleaning up from this spring's flooding.

March 24th, 4:55 PM CDT
In speech at Trump hotel, Gillibrand to call Trump a coward
In speech at Trump hotel, Gillibrand to call Trump a coward

Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand is calling President Donald Trump a "coward" who "punches down" and says that he is "tearing apart the moral fabric of our country."

March 24th, 5:06 AM CDT

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Iowa man sought in shotgun slayings of 2 people in Nebraska
Iowa man sought in shotgun slayings of 2 people in Nebraska

Authorities are seeking an Iowa man suspected of shooting to death two people at their home in southeast Nebraska - the parents of his former live-in girlfriend.

March 25th, 5:43 AM CDT
The Latest: Rain later this week may push Missouri River up
The Latest: Rain later this week may push Missouri River up

The Latest on flooding in the Midwest (all times local):

March 24th, 4:59 PM CDT
Rain could push swollen Missouri River even higher this week
Rain could push swollen Missouri River even higher this week

Rain storms expected later this week could lead to another crest along the Missouri River and its tributaries just as residents are cleaning up from this spring's flooding.

March 24th, 4:55 PM CDT
In speech at Trump hotel, Gillibrand to call Trump a coward
In speech at Trump hotel, Gillibrand to call Trump a coward

Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand is calling President Donald Trump a "coward" who "punches down" and says that he is "tearing apart the moral fabric of our country."

March 24th, 5:06 AM CDT
Iowa man accused of fatally shooting adult son
Iowa man accused of fatally shooting adult son

An Iowa man is charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of his adult son.

March 23rd, 3:25 PM CDT
The Latest: Caution urged for return to flooded homes
The Latest: Caution urged for return to flooded homes

The Latest on the flooding in the Midwest (all times local):

March 23rd, 1:37 PM CDT
Experts warn Midwest flood risk may persist for months
Experts warn Midwest flood risk may persist for months

Flooding concerns are starting to ease in hard-hit places in in the Midwest, but experts warn that with plenty of snow still left to melt in northern states, the threat could persist for months.

March 23rd, 11:57 AM CDT
Powerball jackpot estimated at $625M before Saturday drawing
Powerball jackpot estimated at $625M before Saturday drawing

An estimated $625 million jackpot is on the line in Saturday's Powerball drawing.

March 23rd, 10:21 AM CDT
Man charged for throwing water on Iowa Rep. Steve King
Man charged for throwing water on Iowa Rep. Steve King

A Colorado man faces misdemeanor charges for allegedly throwing water on Iowa Rep. Steve King while the Republican congressman was eating lunch in Fort Dodge, Iowa.

March 23rd, 10:01 AM CDT
Iowa State, Iowa DOT looking at heated pavement
Iowa State, Iowa DOT looking at heated pavement

Roadways can turn hazardous and deadly during winter's wrath, and a project under way in Iowa is looking at one possible solution: Heating the pavement.

March 23rd, 9:25 AM CDT
Deputy Iowa labor commissioner leaving amid changes, turmoil
Deputy Iowa labor commissioner leaving amid changes, turmoil

Iowa's deputy labor commissioner says she is retiring, the latest shakeup after months of turmoil at the state agency that protects workers.

March 22nd, 4:15 PM CDT
Iowa governor signs law providing military family benefits
Iowa governor signs law providing military family benefits

Gov. Kim Reynolds has signed a bill into law that expands the availability of grant funding for seriously injured veterans to provide money so that family members may be with the veteran during a lengthy recovery.

March 22nd, 3:07 PM CDT
King: Katrina victims only asked for help, unlike Iowans
King: Katrina victims only asked for help, unlike Iowans

Republican Steve King says he was told that victims of Hurricane Katrina only asked for help, unlike people in his home state of Iowa, who "take care of each other."

March 22nd, 1:19 PM CDT
Report: Iowa jobless rate remained 2.4 percent in February
Report: Iowa jobless rate remained 2.4 percent in February

Iowa's unemployment rate of 2.4 percent last month leaves it tied with three other states for the lowest rate in the nation.

March 22nd, 11:27 AM CDT
The Latest: Flooding causes estimated $1.6B damage in Iowa
The Latest: Flooding causes estimated $1.6B damage in Iowa

The Latest on flooding in the Midwest (all times local):

March 22nd, 11:07 AM CDT

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