Judge denies request to move murder trial

MASON CITY, Iowa (AP) — A judge has denied a request to move a trial for a man charged with murder in the death of a 20-month-old Mason City…

Iowan gets 14 years for child endangerment

ELKADER, Iowa (AP) — A Monona man accused of shaking his girlfriend’s toddler has been given 14 years in prison. Troy Laufenberg was sentenc…

Woman dies in fire at Des Moines home

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say an elderly woman has died in a fire at her Des Moines home. Des Moines television station KCCI repor…