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Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper (9) runs in for a touchdown against Florida in the first half of an NCAA college football game on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
Blake Sims, No. 3 Alabama top Florida 42-21Blake Sims' 445-yard, 4-touchdown game leads No. 3 Alabama past Florida 42-21
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This Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, photo provided by the U.S. Geological Survey shows the flow from the June 27th flow from the Kilauea volcano passing near the Kaohe Homesteads in Pahoa, Hawaii. On Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, Hawaii County spokesman Kevin Dayton said the slow-moving lava is expected to bypass homes in the Kaohe Homesteads subdivision, and the lava is about 19 days from reaching Pahoa Village Road. (AP Photo/U.S. Geological Survey)
Hawaii lava flow approaching homes slows downHawaii lava flow on Big Island has slowed considerably as it approaches rural homes
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This undated booking photo provided by the Madera, Calif., County Jail shows Jorge Lopez-Diaz, 26. Lopez-Diaz is one of five inmates who escaped from the jail in the Central Valley city of Madera, Calif., late Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. The five were being held on various charges including attempted murder and armed robbery. It's unclear how the men, who are believed to be gang members, escaped from the jail. Authorities say all five men should be considered armed and dangerous. (AP Photo/Madera County Jail)
California authorities search for 5 jail escapeesCalifornia authorities search for 5 men who fled from Madera County jail
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A transcript of AP interview with Egypt's el-SissiA transcript of AP interview with Egypt's el-Sissi
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Uniformed Secret Service officers walk along the lawn on the North side of the White House in Washington, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. The Secret Service is coming under intense scrutiny after a man who hopped the White House fence made it all the way through the front door before being apprehended.  (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Secret Service boosts security outside White HouseSecret Service chief steps up security outside White House after fence-jumper made it inside
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Former New York Mayor David Dinkins attends a memorial service for actress Ruby Dee at The Riverside Church, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 in New York. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)
Ruby Dee memorialized in NYC with song and danceNew York memorial for actress Ruby Dee features Alicia Keys and Wynton Marsalis
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GOP's Roberts heads to swing-voting east KansasSen. Pat Roberts touts pure GOP message in swing-voting east Kansas, as race boils to 2
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Corgi owners rally around slain dog in WashingtonCorgi owners rally around slain Bellingham, Washington, dog; suspect remorseful
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Heidi Klum arrives for the amfAR charity dinner during the fashion week in Milan, Italy, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Giuseppe Aresu)
Designers go for the flow at Milan Fashion WeekMilan Fashion Week: Sorrentino short film premieres at Armani, Jil Sander redefines minimalism
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  • After devastating loss, couple find way to forgive

    After devastating loss, couple find way to forgive Abduction of their soon-to-be-adopted kids in Nigeria shattered their dream of family. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1uoSmN0 Isaiah and Salome Nengean were ready to bring two children from Nigeria to their Urbandale home, when they were abducted in hopes of a randsome. USA Today, Fri, Sep 19 2014 @ 10:51 PM
  • New Des Moines city manager talks about his goals

    The city of Des Moines now has a new leader at the helm tonight. City Council promoted assistant city manager Scott Sanders to be the new city manager. KCCI-TV Des Moines, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 07:55 PM
  • How to Fix America's Recidivism Crisis

    This year more than 650,000 inmates will be released from American prisons, a figure that breaks down to about 75 newly minted ex-cons every hour of every day. Within three years, the federal government estimates, roughly four in 10 of those former prisoners will be back behind bars, either because they committed a new crime or violated the conditions of their release. Slate Magazine, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 05:20 PM
  • Des Moines man arrested in May shooting death

    LB Goodjoint, 23, of Des Moines, was arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder, a police statement said. Goodjoint fled on foot after he was pulled over in a traffic stop, the statement said. KWWL-TV Waterloo, Sat, Sep 20 2014 @ 06:16 PM
  • How the state deals with OWI offenders

    The man who crashed a red Camaro on a Des Moines freeway Saturday is not the first person to receive more than one OWI charge and allowed to get back behind the wheel. A well known car dealer, charged in two separate incidents remains in jail tonight Steve Luebke charged with abandoning this burning car on the freeway Saturday. KCCI-TV Des Moines, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 06:39 PM
  • Man Responsible for Fiery Crash Received OWI the Next Day

    It started with a crash on I-235 just before 6:00 p.m. on Saturday. Witnesses say 57-year-old Steven Luepke was driving recklessly when he lost control of a 2010 Chevy Camaro and crashed into the median. WHO-TV Des Moines, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 09:43 PM
  • Should some fire stations be relocated?

    Are fire stations in the right spots, are there enough firefighters? -- Des Moines is looking at how its fire department is set up. First at 10! Staffing.. KCCI-TV Des Moines, Sat, Sep 20 2014 @ 11:19 AM
  • Ray Young Bear interview on Sprouts radio program

    Sprouts, a weekly radio program, released an interview with Meskwaki writer Ray Young Bear. The interview entitled "Iowa: Off the Beaten Path" is available as an online track via Pacifica Network. Tama News-Herald, Sat, Sep 20 2014 @ 02:41 AM
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