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Brandon Ellingson

Inquest to Examine Handcuffed Man’s Drowning Death

An upcoming court proceeding will examine the death of a handcuffed Iowa man who went overboard as a Missouri State Highway Patrol boat was transporting him from the Lake of the Ozarks on suspicion of boating while intoxicated.

08/24/2014

A homeless man asks for money as people walk by. (credit: WILLIAM WEST/AFP/Getty Images)

City Of Des Moines Begins Evicting Homeless Living In Camps Along River

The capital and most populous city in Iowa is telling its homeless that they are not wanted anymore.

08/19/2014

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Powerball Jackpot Jumps to $550 Million

The new jackpot has a $350.1 million cash option. The next drawing is scheduled for Saturday.

05/16/2013

File photo of public restrooms. (credit: Getty Images)

‘Shy Bladder Syndrome’ Woman Sues Iowa Hospital That Pulled Job Offer

An Iowa woman with a condition known as “shy bladder syndrome” is suing a Des Moines hospital after a job offer was rescinded because she was unable to produce a urine sample.

05/03/2013

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For Sale: One Medium-Security Missouri Prison

And yet the former medium-security Bridewell Prison in Bethany, Missouri will hit the auction block at the end of this month.

01/04/2013

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