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Death toll jumps to 20 in S. Korea ferry disaster

At least 20 people died in the South Korean ferry disaster, the South Korean Ministry of Security and Public Administration said. At least 276 people were missing.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:36:05 GMT

Attorney calls for mistrial in doctor's overdose trial

Dr. Daniel Baldi is charged with nine counts of involuntary manslaughter.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:16:45 GMT

Major West Des Moines project news conference set

Gov. Terry Branstad will join local leaders for the announcement.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:46:04 GMT

Vote just happened on new Iowa casino proposal

Two new casinos are being proposed.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:40:06 GMT

Message on bathroom wall leads to criminal charges

The message was found at a high school.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:16:52 GMT

Mortgage rates fall again this week

The move comes after mortgage rates rose about a full percentage point since hitting record lows about a year ago.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:02:48 GMT

20 named to task force to decide VEISHEA's future

The annual ISU event was cancelled last week after a student was seriously hurt during a riot.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:57:28 GMT

Experts: Teen competent for murder trial

Two psychiatric experts say an 18-year-old suspect is competent to stand trial on a charge that he killed his 5-year-old foster brother in western Iowa's Harrison County.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:05:06 GMT

Exclusive: Inside the burned-out Younkers building

The Des Moines police chief got a firsthand look at the damage inside the burned out Younkers building.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:35:01 GMT

School apologizes for 'inaccurate' bullying flyer

Parents from an elementary school were astounded when their children came home with a flyer about how to handle bullies.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:12:48 GMT

Iowa insurance agency probed for overbilling

The Iowa Insurance Division is investigating an insurance agency that's accused of overbilling thousands of government employees for health care coverage.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:48:16 GMT

4 women charged in child sex abuse case

Authorities say they have arrested four women in connection to possible child sex abuse and pornography.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:44:07 GMT

Warming trend, showers ahead

Temperatures will be on the rise, but storm chances will as well.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:16:38 GMT

Iowa board boss cites pressure from Branstad Administration

The chairman of the state's Public Employment Relations Board says aides to Gov. Terry Branstad pressured the board to hire a friend of the administration.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:13:34 GMT

70-year-old runner won’t let age slow him down

At the age of 70, he's run more than 100 races around the world, but the next one will be one of the biggest and most memorable races of his life. He’ll be running in the Boston Marathon.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:59:29 GMT