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Drivers Await Mile Long Bridge Detour

The Mile Long Bridge over Saylorville Lake will close down Monday morning. More>>

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Iowans Remember The Younkers Building

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In the hours following the fire at the Younkers building in downtown Des Moines, Iowans were looking back on their memories of the building. More>>

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  • Tough Loss For Cyclone Fans

    Tough Loss For Cyclone Fans

    Friday, March 28 2014 11:27 PM EDT2014-03-29 03:27:48 GMT
    By: Claire Powell cpowell@myabc5.com @clairenpowell Cyclone fans packed restaurants, bars and gathered around TV's to catch what they hoped to be the game sending ISU to the Elite Eight. "The crowdMore >>
    Cyclone fans packed restaurants, bars and gathered around TV's to catch what they hoped to be the game sending ISU to the Elite Eight.More >>
  • McDonald's Rewards Teacher Who Dieted

    McDonald's Rewards Teacher Who Dieted

    Friday, March 28 2014 7:21 PM EDT2014-03-28 23:21:25 GMT
    ABC5 Newsroomnews@myabc5.comAn Iowa high school teacher on a mission to get himself healthy caught the attention of McDonald's. And Friday—the payback. McDonald's presented Colo–Nesco High School withMore >>
    McDonald's presented Colo–Nesco High School with a check for $10,000 dollars because of teacher's weight loss.
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  • Technology group to decide Cover Oregon's future

    Technology group to decide Cover Oregon's future

    Thursday, April 24 2014 2:35 AM EDT2014-04-24 06:35:57 GMT
    A technology committee is poised to make a final recommendation for the future of Cover Oregon's troubled health insurance exchange.More >>
    After weeks of deliberation, a committee is poised to make a final recommendation Thursday on what to do with Oregon's botched health insurance exchange portal.More >>
  • Cleared of murder, man starts fresh 24 years later

    Cleared of murder, man starts fresh 24 years later

    Thursday, April 24 2014 2:24 AM EDT2014-04-24 06:24:44 GMT
    The day Jonathan Fleming was cleared of the murder that put him behind bars for almost 25 years, he strode out of a New York City courthouse to congratulations from passers-by and what he sees as the start of a new...More >>
    The day Jonathan Fleming was cleared of the murder that put him behind bars for almost 25 years, he strode out of a courthouse to congratulations from passers-by, a steak dinner with his family and the start of a new life.More >>
  • Stowaway on jet said to be homesick for Africa

    Stowaway on jet said to be homesick for Africa

    Thursday, April 24 2014 2:05 AM EDT2014-04-24 06:05:02 GMT
    A security video shows the California boy who survived stowing away on a jetliner dangling his feet from the aircraft's wheel well after arriving in Hawaii, before jumping 8 to 10 feet to the ground and...More >>
    A security video shows the California boy who survived stowing away on a jetliner dangling his feet from the aircraft's wheel well after arriving in Hawaii, before jumping 8 to 10 feet to the ground and collapsing, an...More >>
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  • Obama: US would defend Japan in islands dispute

    Obama: US would defend Japan in islands dispute

    Thursday, April 24 2014 2:35 AM EDT2014-04-24 06:35:49 GMT
    President Barack Obama is opening a four-country visit to the Asia-Pacific region in Japan, but the West's dispute with Russia over Ukraine is looming.More >>
    Showing solidarity with Japan, President Barack Obama affirmed Thursday that the U.S. would be obligated to defend Tokyo in a confrontation with Beijing over a set of disputed islands, but urged all sides to resolve the...More >>
  • Classes begin at SKorean school full of mourning

    Classes begin at SKorean school full of mourning

    Thursday, April 24 2014 2:35 AM EDT2014-04-24 06:35:41 GMT
    Students in the city hit hardest by the South Korean ferry disaster returned to classes Thursday, their school campus a tragic landscape of yellow ribbons, chrysanthemums and photos of classmates and teachers who...More >>
    Students in the city hit hardest by the South Korean ferry disaster returned to classes Thursday, their school campus a tragic landscape of yellow ribbons, chrysanthemums and photos of classmates and teachers who make up...More >>
  • Obama: New sanctions against Russia are 'teed up'

    Obama: New sanctions against Russia are 'teed up'

    Thursday, April 24 2014 1:55 AM EDT2014-04-24 05:55:34 GMT
    Warning Russia that new economic sanctions are "teed up," President Barack Obama accused Moscow of failing to live up to an agreement last week to ease tensions in eastern Ukraine.More >>
    Warning Russia that new economic sanctions are "teed up," President Barack Obama accused Moscow of failing to live up to an agreement last week to ease tensions in eastern Ukraine.More >>
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