Des Moines (Iowa, United States)

Type: City
Name: Des Moines (Iowa, United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 41.580002
Longitude: -93.620003
population: 193,180
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 17 mins ago - 2 reports

Iowa legislative leaders push for adjournment

DES MOINES — Disagreements remain on several budget bills and priorities Gov. Terry Branstad outlined at the beginning of the year still have obstacles to overcome, but leaders in the Legislature say ending the 2014 session this week is likely.They have ... [Published TH Online - 17 mins ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 49 mins ago - 2 reports

Microsoft to open 11 new specialty retail stores in the US next month

Microsoft plans to open 11 new specialty retail stores in May, but only in the US. The new information comes by the means of a Facebook event posted earlier this week, as spotted by WinBeta . Here are the new locations and their respective opening da ... [Published The Next Web - 5 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 3 reports

Teenager killed while climbing on Des Moines train

Des Moines police say a male in his late teens was waiting with friends at a railroad crossing in the 2000 block of Des Moines Street shortly after 1 a.m. Sunday. Police say the young man tried to ... ... [Published Big News Network - 3 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Hundreds of horses march in Des Moines

An easter weekend tradition! Nearly 300 horses marched into Des Moines from across the state... KCCI's erin hassanzadeh explains what they marched for .... she is LIVE in the newsroom Todd...The ... ... [Published Big News Network - 3 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Body found near burning vehicle in W. Des Moines

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Authorities are investigating a body that was found lying next to a burning vehicle in West Des Moines. West Des Moines police say officers discovered the body when responding to the fire report around 6 a.m. on Sunday. ... [Published The Washington Times stories: News - 8 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Teen dies while climbing onto moving freight train

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Des Moines police say a teenager died while trying to climb onto a slow moving freight train. Police were called to a crossing on the city's eastside early Sunday and determined that a male in his late teens had been waiting ... [Published The Washington Times stories: News - 10 hours ago]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 2 reports

Hundreds of horses march in Des Moines

Nearly 300 horses marched into Des Moines from across the state Saturday as part of an Easter weekend tradition.The Pony Express Riders of Iowa ride together once a year to present the money they've raised for Camp Sunnyside, a camp for children and adults ... [Published KCCI - 19 hours ago]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 2 reports

Social media helps woman find her birth mother

DES MOINES, IA (KCCI/CNN) - All it took was a picture and a little help from social media. An Iowa woman looked to strangers to help her find her birth mom. And just three days later, she found what ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 2 reports

Microsoft Plans $1.13 Billion Data Center Project In Des Moines, Iowa

West Des Moines Mayor Steve Gaer has a plan for his city, and it involves attracting major technology companies to Central Iowa. So far so good: Microsoft is going to spend $1.13 billion on building a data center in West Des Moines to support its online ... [Published Hot Hardware - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 2 reports

Iowa officials: Escaped prisoner found under porch

PROLE, Iowa (AP) - Authorities say an escaped prisoner captured in central Iowa was found under a house porch. The Polk County Sheriff's Office says 37-year-old Kenny Bevard was found Friday hiding under a residence in Prole, a small community just ... [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Des Moines Native Goes Into TV's Shark Tank

Posted Friday, April 18th 2014 @ 11am  by Sue DanielsonA Des Moines native will appear on the ABC TV show "Shark Tank" tonight, pitching her company to business executives, in hopes of winning their support and financial backing.Jordan Bookey and her ... [Published WHO NewsRadio 1040 - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Des Moines Public Schools Makes Offer on Office Building; Move Would Allow Expansion of Downtown Education Choices

Des Moines Public Schools has made an offer of $1.6 million to purchase the current headquarters of the Iowa Lottery, located at 2323 Grand Avenue in Des Moines, to serve as the administrative offices for the school district. If agreed to by both the ... [Published Insurance News Net - Apr 18 2014]

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"In the average community, 70 to 75 percent of new jobs and new capital investment come from existing businesses" he said
"I continue to be hopeful that we'll get done in a reasonable time, but we're going to stay until the job gets done, obviously,” Gronstal said."
“First, you would have stover stacked to high heaven,” Karlen said. “ "Excessive removal' are the key missing words from the research paper.”"

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Funerals, April 21, 2014 [Published Quad-Cities Online - 40 mins ago]
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Teenager killed while climbing on Des Moines train [Published Big News Network - 3 hours ago]
Hundreds of horses march in Des Moines [Published Big News Network - 3 hours ago]
Arneson steps in to lead economic development [Published Globe-Gazette - 5 hours ago]
Microsoft to open 11 new specialty retail store... [Published The Next Web - 5 hours ago]
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Two Deaths Occurred in the Metro Overnight... [Published WHO NewsRadio 1040 - 6 hours ago]
Victorian era on display [The Hawk Eye, Burling... [Published BusinessWeek - 6 hours ago]
Teenager killed while climbing on Des Moines train [Published The Washington Times stories: News - 7 hours ago]
Body found near burning vehicle in W. Des Moines [Published The Washington Times stories: News - 8 hours ago]
Pedestrian dies trying to climb train [Published KCCI - 9 hours ago]
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Microsoft to open 11 new specialty retail store... [Published The Next Web - 5 hours ago]
Microsoft plans to open 11 new specialty retail stores in May, but only in the US. The new information comes by the means of a Facebook event posted earlier this week, as spotted by WinBeta. Here are the new locations and their respective opening days: ...
Microsoft drops $1.1B to grow its data center f... [Published Venturebeat - Apr 19 2014]
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What Are Corporations Lying About Today? [Published Wonkette - Apr 18 2014]
Corporations are people, my friend,  as John Roberts has previously pointed out . Chief Justice Roberts thinks those corporations’ shareholders should be able to demand disclosure of corporations’ political expenditures, and he’s pretty sure that ...
Lawler: Preliminary Table of Distressed Sales a... [Published Calculated Risk - Apr 16 2014]
Economist Tom Lawler sent me the preliminary table below of short sales, foreclosures and cash buyers for several selected cities in March.From CR: Total "distressed" share is down in all of these markets, mostly because of a sharp decline in short sales.Foreclosures ...
Wells Fargo Iowa Green Team Renovates and Donat... [Published theCSRfeed - Apr 16 2014]
In partnership with Wells Fargo’s Real Estate Owned (REO) group, mortgage-free home donated to former U.S. Army Specialist and Purple Heart recipient Bradly Hanawalt and his family SOURCE: Wells Fargo & Company DESCRIPTION:<p style="box-sizing: b ...
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