Last pretrial hearing for Zimmerman

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — A Florida judge will consider whether to accept a voice expert’s testimony at the last hearing before the start of Geor…

Berry Gordy memoir reissued as e-book

NEW YORK (AP) — The Berry Gordy memoir which inspired the Broadway hit “Motown: The Musical” is being reissued as an e-book. Gordy’s “To Be …

Biographical information for Susan Rice

NAME — Susan Elizabeth Rice. AGE-BIRTH DATE — 48; Nov. 17, 1964. EXPERIENCE — U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, January 2009-present; s…

Today in History

Today is Thursday, June 6, the 157th day of 2013. There are 208 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 6, 1944, Allied…

Northwood, IA

Stabbing in Northwood

  NORTHWOOD, IA – Emergency crews respond to a stabbing Wednesday night in North Iowa.  It happened in Northwood, at the Schoolside Apartmen…

First Congregational Church Clear Lake, IA

Walk and Run Benefit for JHD

Two local teenagers are working on trying to make a difference by raising awareness and money for one rare disease research.

Todd and Doug Pierce Des Moines, IA

All in the Family

You could say it runs in the family for Doug and Todd Pierce.

Obesity Linked to Cancer in Studies

Links between obesity and heart problems are well documented, but the American Cancer Society is working to make the public more aware of a …