Escaped Des Moines inmate back in custody

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An inmate who’d escaped from the Fort Des Moines work release facility has been captured. State prisons spokesman Fr…

Apartment residents flee Iowa City fire

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A fire has forced residents to flee from their apartment building in Iowa City. The Iowa City Fire Department says th…

Artist sculpts busts of leaders for park

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An artist is highlighting the work of more than a dozen community leaders in the Sioux City area by creating bronze …

Iowa Democrats gather for fall fundraiser

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Democrats will gather to hear Democratic New York Sen. Chuck Schumer speak at a fall fundraising dinner. Schume…

Testimony continues in Iowa slaying trial

MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa (AP) — The close friend of a former Iowa jail guard accused of killing his pregnant wife says he warned his friend abou…