Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Contact Us | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
Pentagon: US airstrike targets Taliban leader Mullah Mansour

May 22, 2016 WASHINGTON — The U.S. targeted Taliban leader Mullah Mansour in an airstrike Saturday near the Afghanistan-Pakistan border, the Defense Department said, and a U.S. more »»

Iowa zoo expecting rare baby eastern black rhino this fall

May 22, 2016 DES MOINES — A zoo in Iowa is expecting a new and rare addition in the fall: an eastern black rhinoceros. more »»

Trying to get jump on Zika preparations with money in limbo

May 22, 2016 WASHINGTON — Beg, borrow and steal: Zika preparation involves a bit of all three as federal, state and local health officials try to get a jump on the mosquito-borne virus while Congress haggles ove... more »»

Dutch, Australian climbers die after reaching Everest summit

May 22, 2016 KATHMANDU, Nepal — A Dutch man and an Australian woman died of apparent altitude sickness while descending from the summit of Mount Everest in the first deaths this year on the world’s highest... more »»

Top US commander Votel makes secret visit to Syria

May 22, 2016 NORTHERN SYRIA — On a secret trip to Syria, the new commander of U.S. more »»


May 21, 2016 more »»

$20 bill goes from foliage to House of Compassion

May 21, 2016 Count in Ashlyn Bane, 8, of Marshalltown as a youth whose conscience — and heart is in the right place. The Marshalltown St. Francis School third grader in Mrs. more »»

15 Minutes

May 21, 2016 DICK HIERSTEIN Resides: My wife, Judy, and I reside locally. Our 13 years in Marshalltown is the longest we have lived in any city. more »»

Frozen food recall covers hundreds of items from many stores

May 21, 2016 DES MOINES — Amid a massive frozen foods recall involving millions of packages of fruits and vegetables that were shipped to all 50 U.S. more »»

Secret Service shoots man with gun outside White House

May 21, 2016 WASHINGTON — A U.S. Secret Service officer shot a man with a gun who approached a checkpoint outside the White House on Friday afternoon and refused to drop his weapon, the Secret Service said. more »»

Native American site may delay $3.8B pipeline

May 21, 2016 DES MOINES — Discovery of an archaeological site that may have cultural significance to Native Americans could further delay construction of a $3. more »»

Makeover coming for food nutrition labels

May 21, 2016 WASHINGTON — A new look is coming to Nutrition Facts labels on food packages, with more attention to calorie counts and added sugars. more »»

Searchers find body parts, seats, luggage from Egyptian jet

May 21, 2016 CAIRO — Search crews found floating human remains, luggage and seats from the doomed EgyptAir jetliner Friday but face a potentially more complex task in locating bigger pieces of wreckage and the... more »»

Trump businesses honored by NY company closely tied to Trump

May 21, 2016 NEW YORK — More than a dozen Donald Trump golf courses, hotels, casinos and private clubs have been honored with “Star Diamond” awards from the American Academy of Hospitality Sciences, a company... more »»

Chicago police arrest almost 100 gang members over 2 days

May 21, 2016 CHICAGO — Chicago police say they have arrested nearly 100 alleged street gang members and 40 others on weapons and drug trafficking charges in an effort to combat the city’s gun violence. more »»

Mexico OKs extradition of drug lord ‘El Chapo’ Guzman to US

May 21, 2016 MEXICO CITY — Mexico’s Foreign Relations Department ruled Friday that the extradition of convicted drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman to the United States can go forward. more »»

‘Tase him!’ ‘I’m dead’: Deputies struggle with man in videos

May 21, 2016 ATLANTA — Two deputies yell “Stop fighting!” and “He’s got my Taser!” as they repeatedly stun a handcuffed man in the back of a vehicle, commanding him to relax even as he insists “I’m dead,” shortl... more »»

Oklahoma governor vetoes bill criminalizing abortion

May 21, 2016 OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma Gov. more »»



I am looking for: