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Refugees in Des Moines, Iowa share their stories amid divisive political rhetoric.
Iowa State Rep. Ako Abdul-Samad started an organization to break the cycle of poverty in Des Moines. Now he’s fighting for the underprivileged in the Iowa State House.
What Now? When Shari Berman shared her story, she wrote of her group's walk from their parked bus to the Washington march
Police have identified Justin Martin, 24, and Anthony Beminio, 38, as the victims.'s mission is to help people find great places to stay, eat and play that are perfect for them, famous or obscure
“If we don’t enforce visa expiration dates, then we have an open border."
Pride All Over: Capital Pride Parade photo by JoeSwickFoto Las Vegas Gay Pride Parade photo by Steve Spatafore/Las Vegas
In the absence of name-calling, smear campaigns, misogyny and conspiracy theorizing by Bernie, his supporters have compensated by doing it all themselves. The Sanders campaign has no need for attack ads, their supporters write infinitely more toxic slurs and accusations in countless blogs.
Yeah, he said that last night at a rally in Des Moines, specifically addressing "the school-aged kids" in the audience. Cute, right?
First published in The Des Moines Register:
The caucuses will begin on Monday at 7 p.m. CST, and results are expected within two or three hours.
There was no avoiding it, and Fox News Channel didn't really try: Megyn Kelly was the star of the show at Thursday's Republican
The top Republican candidates — minus one, perhaps — will face off Thursday night in Des Moines for the final time before
From the outside, the Des Lux Hotel bar doesn't look like much. No brightly-lit signs hang in the windows to draw in customers. It's location outside Iowa capital city's East Village separates it from the majority of this city's hangout spots. Seen through the windows, the bar's interior is dimly lit and inconspicuous.
Democratic presidential candidates Bernie Sanders, Martin O'Malley and Hillary Clinton met for a town hall in Des Moines, Iowa Monday night to answer why they are the right choice to be commander-in-chief of the U.S. Here's a recap of what you may have missed from Drake University.