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(Radio Iowa) – Iowa Republican governor and legislators from both parties will gather later today to witness the signing of legislation that cuts taxes for property owners and income taxpayers. The bill ...

(Radio Iowa) – A series of electrical explosions knocked out power to part of downtown Des Moines, including the Federal Building, early this morning. Three explosions in the Court Avenue District blew manhole ...

(Radio Iowa) – Many new cars on Iowa’s roads are packed with high-tech gadgets that let us make phone calls, change radio stations and even turn on the wipers with voice commands. A new report finds those ...

Much of the country will see severe thunderstorms today and parts could even see a storm called a derecho. But National Weather Service meteorologist, Frank Boksa, says don’t expect to see it here. “It would not ...

Authorities in central Iowa believe a fatal car crash Tuesday involved a horse. Polk County Sheriff’s deputies say the crash happened early Tuesday morning north of Bondurant. The driver of the car, 53-year-old ...

(Radio Iowa) – A retired Republican political consultant from California was in Des Moines today to file an ethics complaint against a national group that helped bankroll campaigns against four Iowa Supreme ...

Edward Snowden Claims NSA Documents Show U.S. Hacks China: Report

Alleged NSA leaker Edward Snowden claimed today to have evidence that the U.S. government has been hacking into Chinese computer networks since at least 2009 – an effort he said is part of the tens of thousands of ...

Girl to Get Lung Transplant From Adult Donor Amid Controversy

The 10-year-old girl whose family fought the so-called Under 12 Rule for the last several weeks will receive a lung transplant today from an adult donor, her aunt told ABC News. Sarah Murnaghan, 10, of Newtown ...

James ‘Whitey’ Bulger Was a ‘Hands on Killer,’ Prosecutor Tells Jury

Arthur “Bucky” Barrett was a small-time jewel thief in 1983 when he was lured to a meeting with alleged Boston mobster James “Whitey” Bulger, chained to a chair and tortured for hours, a ...

Ariel Castro Pleads Not Guilty to Imprisoning Three Women for a Decade

Ariel Castro, the Ohio man accused of keeping three kidnapped women captive in his home for a decade, pleaded not guilty today to 329 counts of rape, torture and murder. A bearded Castro remained silent during his ...