Teen Killers Will No Longer Get Life Without Parole In IowaA divided Iowa Supreme Court on Friday banned judges from imposing life prison sentences without the possibility of parole on juveniles convicted of first-degree murder.
World's 1st Surviving Septuplets Graduate H.S. In IowaThe world's first surviving septuplets have graduated from their Iowa high school.
Iowa School Bus Driver Fired For Texting While DrivingThe Des Moines school district has fired a school bus driver who'd been recorded texting and driving while on her route.
Iowa Synagogue Defaced With Images Of Christian CrossesAuthorities are trying to find out who spray-painted two crosses and Christian messages on a synagogue in Waterloo. The crosses and the words "Jesus saves" were found Tuesday night on the Sons of Jacob Synagogue. No arrests have been reported.
Fire Destroys Farm, Kills Nearly 20,000 Chickens In IowaNearly 20,000 chickens have died in a fire at a northeast Iowa farm. Fire officials say they responded Wednesday afternoon to a fire at S & C Organic Farms, northwest of Fort Atkinson.
Iowa Pastors Gets 25 Years For Abusing 5-Year-Old GirlRoger Kissel was sentenced Wednesday in Sidney. In March a Fremont County jury convicted the 68-year-old of sex abuse and two counts of lascivious acts with a child.
Police Investigate U. Of Iowa Student's Assault As A Hate CrimePolice are treating the assault of a black University of Iowa freshman as a possible hate crime. The Iowa City Police Department said Wednesday it is investigating the assault of 19-year-old Marcus Owens of Naperville, Illinois and has developed information on possible suspects.
Fmr. Iowa Police Officer Sentenced In Teen Sex CaseA former Dubuque police officer who had sex with a 14-year-old he met online has been given a suspended prison sentence of 10 years.
Iowa Man One Of Two Missionaries Killed In JamaicaJamaican police said Monday they are trying to determine the motive in the weekend slayings of two American missionaries in the north coast area where they lived and worked.
Iowa Man Charged With Vehicular Homicide In I-80 CrashA 31-year-old pickup driver has been charged with vehicular homicide in the crash death of a woman in Polk County. The accident occurred April 23 on westbound Interstate 80.
NWS Issues Flood Warning For Rivers In Northwest IowaHeavy rainfall over the past two days in northwest Iowa has swollen area rivers with storm runoff. The National Weather has issued flood warnings for the Big Sioux, Little Sioux and Ocheyedan rivers.
Crucial Trial Set For Iowa Teen Convicted Of Killing MomA placement hearing is scheduled May 6 for a teenager convicted of killing his mother at their Osage home more than four years ago.