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  • April 23, 2014

    Posted on: 4:16 pm, April 23, 2014, by

    To ‘like’ the Iowa Department of Public Safety’s missing persons Facebook page, click here.
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  • GUN LAW: Georgia Allows Guns In Some Schools, Bars, Churches

    Posted on: 2:55 pm, April 23, 2014, by

    Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal signed a wide-ranging gun bill into law Wednesday that has critics howling and proponents applauding.
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  • AGRIBUSINESS: Soy Transportation Proposes Sustainable Road Revenue

    Posted on: 2:19 pm, April 23, 2014, by

    Land transportation is funded by taxpayers through fuel taxes, however these taxes are not indexed to inflation. So while material...
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  • AMES ARRESTS: Police Conduct Prostitution Sting

    Posted on: 2:02 pm, April 23, 2014, by , updated on: 06:18pm, April 23, 2014

    Four people have been arrested in a prostitution sting in Ames. Authorities say 20-year-old Mohammed Aldhaheri, 56-year-old David Merritt, 32-year-old...
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  • NEW TOOL: Missing Persons Facebook Page

    Posted on: 12:00 pm, April 23, 2014, by

    Social media is playing a role in finding people who have been reported missing in the state. The Iowa Missing...
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  • STAY OR GO: TV Show Renewal Season Here

    Posted on: 10:04 am, April 23, 2014, by

    Every April it happens. Fans of TV series are waiting to find out if their favorite shows will return next season. Often, they won't know until May, when the networks present their fall schedules.
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  • KIDS CONFESS: Cemetery Headstones Toppled

    Posted on: 9:47 am, April 23, 2014, by

    Police in eastern Iowa say kids have confessed to knocking over headstones at a local cemetery. About 60 headstones at...
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  • I-235 ACCIDENT: One Person Injured

    Posted on: 9:28 am, April 23, 2014, by

    Des Moines police are investigating an overnight crash. It happened around 11:30 Tuesday night on I-235. A car was traveling...
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  • AGRIBUSINESS: Cow Infertility Linked To Y Chromosome

    Posted on: 6:06 am, April 23, 2014, by

    Cow reproduction is vital to producers, and USDA’s Agriculture Research Service scientists discovered one of the reasons cows may not...
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  • BLUE MILE: Life Of A Professional Runner

    Posted on: 10:40 pm, April 22, 2014, by

    As thousands of hobbyists took part in the Grand Blue Mile, dozens of professional athletes were hoping to take home...
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  • VETERANS HOME: Whistleblower Testimony

    Posted on: 9:03 pm, April 22, 2014, by

    A worker accuses the former commandant of the Iowa Veterans Home of verbally and sexually harassing her. But he didn't lose his job immediately...
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  • BIRDSEYE VIEW: Thousands Run Grand Blue Mile

    Posted on: 8:36 pm, April 22, 2014, by

    Arial footage caught the action as professional runners and enthusiasts alike ran the fifth annual Grand Blue Mile Tuesday evening....
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