Vandals tip over tombstones, destroy veterans memorial in Leon

VANDALS TIP OVER TOMBSTONES, DESTROY VETERANS MEMORIAL IN LEON

City officials in Leon say vandals damaged headstones and a veterans memorial at the city cemetery over the weekend.

ISP catches 729 drivers traveling 100 mph or more in 2018

ISP CATCHES 729 DRIVERS TRAVELING 100 MPH OR MORE IN 2018

The Iowa State Patrol says eight drivers were pulled over for traveling 150 mph in 2018.

 
 
 
Conditions stay dry for evening activities

CONDITIONS STAY DRY FOR EVENING ACTIVITIES

Chief Meteorologist Kurtis Gertz has the latest forecast.

Des Moines schools ring in new school year with hefty changes

DES MOINES SCHOOLS RING IN NEW SCHOOL YEAR WITH HEFTY CHANGES

Students begin the 2019-2020 school year on Friday, marking the start of significant changes that will impact the school district.

 
 
 
Police search for 'armed and dangerous' car theft suspect

POLICE SEARCH FOR 'ARMED AND DANGEROUS' CAR THEFT SUSPECT

Fort Dodge police accuse 34-year-old Bradley Baumann Jr. of taking cars he finds with the keys left inside.

New program at Iowa State Fair brings ‘black gold' to gardeners

NEW PROGRAM AT IOWA STATE FAIR BRINGS ‘BLACK GOLD' TO GARDENERS

A new program at the Iowa State Fair may help Iowans grow their gardens in 2020.

 
 
 
A rare, 125-year-old dime just sold for $1.3 million

A RARE, 125-YEAR-OLD DIME JUST SOLD FOR $1.3 MILLION

This wasn't just any 10-cent piece - only nine of the coins are confirmed to still exist.

Judge denies motion to dismiss charges in Johnston day care death

JUDGE DENIES MOTION TO DISMISS CHARGES IN JOHNSTON DAY CARE DEATH

A judge has denied a Johnston woman's request to have her charges dropped in the death of a toddler.

 
 
 
Leon Cemetery Damage

LEON CEMETERY DAMAGE

Vandals ravage Iowa cemetery, veteran's memorial

VANDALS RAVAGE IOWA CEMETERY, VETERAN'S MEMORIAL

City officials in Leon say vandals damaged headstones and a veteran's memorial at the city cemetery over the weekend.

 
 
 
Police: Man impersonating officer busted after pulling over real detectives

POLICE: MAN IMPERSONATING OFFICER BUSTED AFTER PULLING OVER REAL DETECTIVES

The man sounded a horn and flashed emergency lights as he attempted to pull over a van, police said.

7th-grader donates $15,000 to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

7TH-GRADER DONATES $15,000 TO ST. JUDE CHILDREN'S RESEARCH HOSPITAL

Way to go, Diesel!

 
 
 
Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson weds longtime girlfriend in surprise wedding

DWAYNE 'THE ROCK' JOHNSON WEDS LONGTIME GIRLFRIEND IN SURPRISE WEDDING

After 12 years and two babies, the couple has finally said "we do."

Police: Iowa convenience store clerk killed during robbery

POLICE: IOWA CONVENIENCE STORE CLERK KILLED DURING ROBBERY

Police say a clerk died after being shot during a robbery at an eastern Iowa convenience store.

 
 
 
Parents plead for help after son's body found in abandoned store after 10 years

PARENTS PLEAD FOR HELP AFTER SON'S BODY FOUND IN ABANDONED STORE AFTER 10 YEARS

Victor Murillo and Anna Moncada are haunted by doubt and fear they'll never know the answers to the mystery of their son's death unless...

Humid conditions today, more storms on the way

HUMID CONDITIONS TODAY, MORE STORMS ON THE WAY

The latest KCCI weather forecast.

 
 
 
Back To School Week: How to cut costs

BACK TO SCHOOL WEEK: HOW TO CUT COSTS

All week long KCCI is getting you and your family ready to go back to school.

Services set for Iowa deputy who died after on-duty crash

SERVICES SET FOR IOWA DEPUTY WHO DIED AFTER ON-DUTY CRASH

Services are being held Monday for a northwest Iowa sheriff's deputy who died after her patrol vehicle crashed.

 
 
 
4 dead, 18 living dogs retrieved from poor conditions in Buchanan County

4 DEAD, 18 LIVING DOGS RETRIEVED FROM POOR CONDITIONS IN BUCHANAN COUNTY

The resident was "evaluated as it was determined that they were unable to adequately care for themselves," according to police.

Shots fired near Good Park, no injuries

SHOTS FIRED NEAR GOOD PARK, NO INJURIES

Police are investigating a report of shots being fired near Good Park in Des Moines.

 
 
 



Reps. Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar Encourage Colleagues To Visit Israel In...

Reps. Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar Encourage Colleagues To Visit Israel In Their Absence

“I call on all of you to go. The occupation is real. Barring members of Congress from seeing it does not make it go away,” Rep. Omar said. Read more ...

Planned Parenthood Out Of Title X Over Trump Rule

Planned Parenthood Out Of Title X Over Trump Rule

The organization says it is leaving the federal family planning program because of rule changes under the Trump administration. Read more ...

U.S. prisons chief removed after Epstein's death

U.S. prisons chief removed after Epstein's death

WASHINGTON - Attorney General William Barr has removed the acting director of the Bureau of Prisons from his position more than a week after millionaire financier Jeffrey... Read more ...

WATCH: Florida man swings sword at jogger during fight over pile of trash

WATCH: Florida man swings sword at jogger during fight over pile of trash

Authorities are searching for a man caught on camera swinging a sword at another man during a fight over a discarded cart that was left in a pile of trash. Read more ...

There could have been three more mass shootings if these men weren't...

There could have been three more mass shootings if these men weren't stopped, authorities say

Authorities say they foiled three potential mass shootings this weekend after arresting three men in different states who expressed interest in or threatened to carry them out. Read more ...

‘Sowing discord' again? Twitter wades into Hong Kong protests with hunt for...

‘Sowing discord' again? Twitter wades into Hong Kong protests with hunt for ‘Chinese bots'

In another high-profile purge, Twitter has announced the deletion of nearly 1,000 accounts from its platform, citing fears that “Chinese bots” are “sowing discord” in Hong Kong... Read more ...

Report: Sox ace Chris Sale expected to avoid Tommy John surgery

Report: Sox ace Chris Sale expected to avoid Tommy John surgery

Following his last start six days ago, Sale felt soreness in his elbow and underwent an MRI. Read more ...

7th-grader donates $15,000 to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

7th-grader donates $15,000 to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Way to go, Diesel! Read more ...

NBA's Steph Curry helps Howard U. start Division I golf team

NBA's Steph Curry helps Howard U. start Division I golf team

WASHINGTON - Two-time NBA MVP Stephen Curry is helping Howard University launch a Division I golf program. Read more ...

Tiger Woods not ruling out playing at Presidents Cup

Tiger Woods not ruling out playing at Presidents Cup

Tiger Woods could choose himself as a captain's pick for the United States at the Presidents Cup. Read more ...