Carlisle, Iowa — What started as a group of girls determined to spread happiness at their school has now drawn praise from The Robert D. and Billie Ray Center at Drake University, which recognizes contributions Iowans have made to civility. Channel 13 profiled the girls’ efforts in 2016.  In 2016,Continue Reading

ALTOONA, Iowa – A Des Moines kidnapping suspect on the run for six months was arrested Monday night in Altoona. Twenty-year-old Joshua Carder-Kopaska was the final suspect in a Des Moines kidnapping case that happened back in January. He was taken into custody following an incident at the Super 8Continue Reading

DES MOINES, Iowa — The Iowa”>Virginia Beach mass shooting that left 12 dead has prompted Des Moines leaders to take steps to prevent gun violence. “It’s easy to complain and sit back about what they’re not doing in D.C. or what they’re not doing somewhere else, but it’s aContinue Reading

DES MOINES, Iowa — A night to celebrate the artistic accomplishments of Des Moines students ended with four arrests, Iowa”>as hundreds of teens flooded the downtown Des Moines streets. Celebration quickly turned to chaos. “The fights were breaking out so fast. They would follow where the fight was,” said BishopContinue Reading

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The House of Representatives passed a multi-billion dollar disaster relief bill Monday, sending the measure to the White House for President Donald Trump’s signature. The vote was 354-58. The President had previously said that he supports the legislation, which will bring much-needed relief to Americans affected by hurricanes, floods, wildfiresContinue Reading

James Holzhauer’s historic “Jeopardy!” winning streak came to an end Monday night — and it wasn’t even a wrong answer that undid him. Holzahauer was this close to breaking the all-time “Jeopardy!” earnings record, but he fell short in his 33rd straight game — even though he had the right answer. Holzhauer entered MondayContinue Reading