DES MOINES, Iowa — A suspect is in custody after leading Des Moines police on a chase and firing a gun. Just after 12:30 p.m. Sunday, a police officer spotted a vehicle associated with several known felons, one who is a fugitive. The suspect fled police at the 1500 blockContinue Reading

DES MOINES, Iowa — Taxpayers could owe more than $6 million after Chris Godfrey won a discrimination lawsuit against former Governor Terry Branstad and the state of Iowa. Godfrey’s lead attorney, Roxanne Conlin, discusses why it took so long to get justice. Conlin weighs in on the crowded field of DemocraticContinue Reading

The Fresh Market and Target are recalling some of their salads and sandwiches due to a potential listeria contamination, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Elevation Foods says containers of Archer Farms-branded egg salad; Freskët brand egg salad, tuna salad, and Thai lobster salad; and Archer Farms-branded deviled eggContinue Reading

STORY COUNTY, Iowa — Electricity has been restored to City of Ames customers, announced the city on Facebook. Ames and surrounding areas experienced a wide-area power outage Saturday afternoon. The City of Ames reported power outages to “a large percentage” of their customers. Electricity was restored to those customers shortlyContinue Reading

Michelle Obama is not only the most admired woman in America, but also in the world, according to new poll. Market research firm YouGov asked 42,000 people in 41 countries to name the men and women they most look up to, and Obama’s name came up a lot, along with her husband’s. BarackContinue Reading

IOWA — With only a few opportunities to plant this spring, farmers are dealing with different crop growth and many are still in the early stages of development. ISU Extension Field Agronomist Meaghan Anderson says variability is the biggest challenge this year. “There is a lot of variability in plantingContinue Reading

DES MOINES, Iowa — The murders of 29-year-old Rossibeth Flores-Rodriguez and her two children, 11 year-old Grecia and 5-year old Ever, have sent shock waves through the metro. The deaths have hit the Latinx community especially hard. “It’s been really rough and sad. On any given day it’s hard toContinue Reading