Iowa

Dems strain to show civility at Iowa debate
Imagn-KelseyKramer
Associated Press
January 15, 2020 - 6:48 am
(AP) — Electability questions persist. Anxieties about gender and sexism are resurgent. And three leading candidates are about to get yanked off the campaign trail for President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial. Those deep uncertainties shadowed Tuesday’s Democratic debate, the last national stage...
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Tarrah Gibbons
October 28, 2019 - 10:05 am
An Iowa woman is dead after tragedy struck at a gender reveal party. The woman died after an explosion at a gender reveal party created debris that hit her. KCCI in Des Moines, Iowa reported that the Marion County Sheriff’s office said the explosion happened at a home in central Iowa. We are STILL...
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Don Ames
June 15, 2019 - 12:54 pm
Hoping to determine a clear front-runner in their efforts to unseat Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards this fall, Southwestern Louisiana Republicans are conducting their own Iowa Straw Poll. The state's first-ever gubernatorial straw poll is being conducted Saturday afternoon. It's not actually being...
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USA TODAY
July 20, 2018 - 10:51 am
Crews are assessing damage after a surprise swarm of tornadoes swept through central Iowa and damaged numerous buildings. Some buildings at the Iowa Veterans Home in Marshalltown sustained roof damage when a tornado hit the city northeast of Des Moines on Thursday. Commandant Timon Oujiri says the...
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Kristian Garic
March 09, 2017 - 5:00 am
The Saints look like they're taking their usual aggressive approach in free agency. According to a league source, baring any last minute breakdowns, the Saints will sign free agent linebacker AJ Klein. Klein is a four year veteran out of Iowa State taken in the 5th round by the Carolina Panthers...
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Steve Geller
January 18, 2017 - 6:13 pm
In 2016, the Saints were able to get an in-depth look at Sheldon Rankins at the Reese's Senior Bowl, which helped solidify the defensive tackle as the team's 12th overall pick in the Draft. Some of college football's top prospects will be in Mobile, Alabama next week for this year's event, and here...
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Deke Bellavia
November 13, 2016 - 5:14 am
Right now other than Alabama the two loss teams in my top 10 are playing much better than three teams that were in the top four a week ago. What’s going to be fun is to see how the playoff crew sees some of these two loss conference champs and how they stack up against some of the one loss teams! 1...
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Deke Bellavia
November 06, 2016 - 10:58 am
Alabama flexed once again, the Maize and Blue are rolling, the Buckeyes had their best showing of the season. And right now the Big Ten is the best conference in the nation! Oh yes the ACC is once again a few steps behind the rest of the pack! So here is this week’s CFB Top 10. 1. Alabama – Alabama...
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Deke Bellavia
September 11, 2016 - 7:40 am
The SEC is not mighty as of right now. In fact the SEC may very well be witnessing the worst QB play in league history to start a season. While the SEC tries to get it together the rest of the power five including the Big Ten and ACC are making moves to jockey for early season playoff position...
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Deke Bellavia
September 06, 2016 - 10:21 am
Man ole man, what a wild first week of the season! Five of the top 11 teams either lost or dropped in the polls. The mighty SEC was anything but, and the Big Ten looks legit once again. And a huge Pac 12 battle this weekend on the West Side could decide the conference! Let's take a look at this...
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