Eastern Iowa man killed in van crash on Highway 20
DYERSVILLE, Iowa (AP) — An eastern Iowa man has died in a crash on U.S. Highway 20. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports that 60-year-old Russell Faust was pronounced dead at the scene of the c…
(Update) Police believe Iowa man killed woman before killing self
ALTOONA, Iowa (AP) — Police in central Iowa say a man fatally shot his girlfriend before killing himself following an argument. The Des Moines Register reports that Altoona police were called aroun…
Police believe Iowa man killed woman before killing self
Police in central Iowa say a man fatally shot his girlfriend before killing himself following an argument. The Des Moines Register reports that Altoona police were called around 11 p. m. Friday by someone who reported that a woman had been shot in a restaurant parking lot. Officers who arrived on the scene found the body of 29-year-old Chekesha Clark, of Des Moines. Investigators quickly determined that Clark's boyfriend was a person of interest. Around 1:15 a. m.
Why Hollywood's writers might be headed for a strike
There's seemingly more opportunities than ever for writers in Hollywood, between movies, TV and new digital services. But if the Writers Guild of America is not able to agree to a new contract before May, it all could come to a screeching halt, nearly a decade since the union's last strike that lasted 100 days and carried a billion-dollar price tag.
Iowa man who exchanged gunshots with officers gets 10 years
VINTON, Iowa — A man who exchanged gunshots with officers in eastern Iowa has been given 10 years in prison.
Pupils’ climate change strike threat poses dilemma for heads
Thousands of pupils set to be absent on 15 February, putting schools on the spot
Little Rock man with gunshot wound refused to tell police where, how he was hit, authorities say
A man was hospitalized on Wednesday for a gunshot wound, but he refused to tell officers where or how he was shot, authorities said.
Fleeing teen crashes into 2 state police cars before being stopped, authorities say
The chase began with an attempted traffic stop, police say.
Gunman pointed weapon at North Little Rock officers before being shot, authorities say
North Little Rock police are investigating after two officers shot a person Tuesday morning, officials said.
Man steals tractor trailer and leads police on chase, drawing officer gunfire before capture,...
The unidentified male was taken to a hospital where he was last listed in stable condition, Riverside County Sheriff’s officials said.
Arrested suspect threatened to shoot students before leaving Mt. San Jacinto College campus,...
Gregory Abejon was booked on suspicion of making a terrorist threat and brandishing a firearm.
San Antonio suspect planned to flee country before child porn arrest, authorities say
Once authorities obtained a search warrant for a San Antonio man's devices, "he knew he was in trouble," according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
One killed, one critical in SoDo after driver flees from police, strikes semi head-on
SEATTLE -- One person has died and another is in critical condition after a driver fleeing from police collided head-on with a semi in Seattle's SoDo neighborhood. According to Seattle PD, at about 7 a.m. Tuesday, a patrol officer tried to pull over a Mercedes SUV for a traffic infraction in the 1000 block of 4th Avenue South. The Mercedes sped off, drove through a red light and rear-ended a parked vehicle.
Vulture pops out of ditch and strikes motorcyclist’s head before fatal crash, KHP says
Brandon and Jennifer Husband, of Fowler, Kansas, were killed in a fatal motorcycle wreck involving a vulture, according to Kansas Highway Patrol crash report. The bird struck the driver’s head in Barber County.
Northern Iowa Man Wins $10,000 Powerball Prize
Submitted by admin on Tue, 09/09/2014 - 4:13pm Steve Thorland DES MOINES, Iowa - A northern Iowa man was just one number away from winning a large Powerball jackpot last week and ended up winning a $10,000 prize. Steve Thorland of Thompson matched four white balls and the Powerball in Saturday's drawing to win a $10,000 prize. Thorland purchased his winning ticket at Hometown Market, 11717 Highway 9 in Thompson. He claimed his ticket Monday at the lottery's regional office in Mason City.
People are loving this Iowa man’s hilarious and honest obituary
Traditionally, obituaries are a way of saying goodbye to someone beloved, and also a quick summation of someone's hobbies, interests, and life. Now, however, one man has decided to turn this on its
Decapitated Snake Head Kills Chef. But How Is That Possible?
Can a venomous snake really inflict a lethal bite even after its head has been chopped off? That question has been in the air since late August, when rep...
Northeast Iowa Man's Hilarious Obituary Is Going Viral
It's not often that you come across an obituary that makes you chuckle.
Iowa man used his secret fortune to send 33 strangers to college
Dale Schroeder was a simple, humble man from Iowa, who ended up changing the lives of 33 people forever. Schroeder worked as a carpenter at the same company for 67 years. He grew up poor and had no…
10 years sober, Iowa man thanks officer who arrested him
Callin Prieskorn of Waukee brought his wife and children to meet Johnston police Sgt. Kenny Agan on Tuesday and thank him for the arrest that helped him set his life straight.