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Liberia holds Senate vote amid Ebola fearsLiberia holds Senate vote amid concern over the spread of Ebola
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Antelope graze on the Muleshoe Ranch in Borden County on Dec. 3, 2014. The ranch and others across the state suffered through the state's driest year ever in 2011, forcing some to sell off many if not all of their animals or sending their cattle to other states to graze. Many ranchers have since worked to diversify their incomes with other enterprises including leasing water and hunting acres for deer, antelope and quail. (AP Photo/Betsy Blaney)
Texas ranchers seeking alternative incomesCultural shift: Record beef prices don't keep Texas ranchers from seeking alternative income
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In this Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014 photo, immigrants attend the Immigration Relief Education forum organized by the Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles, CHIRLA, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. The event looks to educate immigrants on President Obama’s Executive Action announcement expected to prevent the deportation of more than 4 million immigrant families.  (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
Immigrants build document trails to remain in USImmigrants build document trails to remain in US, a daunting task for many in the shadows
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Police investigate a building after the entrance was blown up early Saturday morning Dec. 20, 2014 in Malmo Sweden. Another minor bomb wrecked a car in the same neighborhood of Rosengard, in Malmo. No one was injured by the explosions. (AP photo/TT News Agency, Stig-Ake Jonsson)    SWEDEN OUT
2 car bombs rock southern Sweden's city of Malmo2 car bombs rock southern Sweden's city of Malmo, no injuries
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Cuba's President Raul Castro smiles during a twice-annual legislative session at the National Assembly in Havana, Cuba, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. When the leaders of the U.S. and Cuba had their first phone conversation in more than 50 years, they were not at a loss for words. As President Barack Obama told the story at his news conference Friday, he opened his call with Cuban President Raul Castro _ brother of famously longwinded Fidel _ with a 15-minute monologue, then apologized for taking so much time. "He said, 'Don't worry about it, Mr. President,’” Obama related. “’You're still a young man, and you have still the chance to break Fidel's record. He once spoke seven hours straight."  (AP Photo/Ismael Francisco, Cubadebate)
Cubans imprisoned in US appear before parliamentCheers at Cuba parliament as freed prisoners appear, with Raul Castro and Elian Gonzalez
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A security guard checks an incoming car  into the Sony Pictures Entertainment studio lot in Culver City, Calif., Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. President Barack Obama declared Friday that Sony "made a mistake" in shelving the satirical film, "The Interview," about a plot to assassinate North Korea's leader. He pledged the U.S. would respond "in a place and manner and time that we choose" to the hacking attack on Sony that led to the withdrawal. The FBI blamed the hack on the communist government. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
N. Korea proposes joint probe over Sony hackingNorth Korea wants joint investigation with US over Sony hacking to prove it's not involved
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In this photo released by the United Nations, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, left, meets with Liberia's President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in Monrovia, Liberia, on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. Ban praised health workers battling Ebola in Sierra Leone and Liberia on Friday, saying they have shown "the most noble face of humankind" amid an epidemic that has killed more than 6,900 people in West Africa. Ban, who made stops in both countries on Friday, travels Saturday to Guinea where the Ebola virus first emerged a year ago.  (AP Photo/United Nations, Evan Schneider)
WHO: Recorded Ebola deaths top 7,000World Health Organization: Recorded Ebola deaths top 7,000, fueled by surge in Sierra Leone
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US sends 4 Afghans back home from GuantanamoUS sends 4 Afghans home from Guantanamo; move seen as sign of confidence in new Afghan leader
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Pakistani women leave the Rahman Baba graveyard after offering prayers at the graves of victims in Tuesday's school massacre in Peshawar, Pakistan, Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014. Taj Muhammad, one of the gravediggers at Peshawar’s largest graveyard has a rule. He said he never cries when he buries the dead. He's a professional, he said. But as the dead bodies, mostly children, started coming in from a school massacre this week that killed 148 people, he began to weep. (AP Photo/Mohammad Sajjad)
Burying the dead after Pakistan's school massacreEven the gravedigger wept: Burying the smallest of the dead in Peshawar's school massacre
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  • Number of guns confiscated at airports increases

    The TSA confiscated a record number of guns this year at airports nationwide! KCCI's Kim St. Onge is LIVE at the Des Moines International airport to explain how many of those guns were found here... and why officials think it could be happening more often! It's one of the busiest times of the year here at the Des Moines airport...and that's why folks say it's scary that the number of guns officials are finding is at an all time high! As thousands of Iowans will be traveling this week to be with family and friends for the holidays, the number of guns being confiscated at airports across the country is on the rise. Elder Adcock attributes that to people not paying enough attention to what they're doing. KCCI-TV Des Moines, Fri, Dec 19 2014 @ 06:26 PM
  • Nearly 5,000 Meals Raised on Fares for Food Day

    More than $3,800 was raised as part of Fares for Food Day - good for 4,950 meals to be served this giving season. The money collected on DART buses Dec. 11, is being donated to the Des Moines Area Religious Council Food Pantry Network, the largest food pantry network in Iowa with sites in Ankeny, Des Moines, Johnston, Urbandale and West Des Moines. Mass Transit, Tue, Dec 16 2014 @ 07:21 PM
  • Arrest Made in Des Moines Bank Robbery

    Thirty-eight-year-old Angel Anderson of Des Moines is facing charges of 2nd degree robbery and 2nd degree theft. Police say she robbed the Community State Bank at 3540 E. 33rd Street Tuesday morning. WHO-TV Des Moines, Fri, Dec 19 2014 @ 06:03 PM
  • Names of Des Moines Police Chief Candidates Released

    The list of Des Moines police chief candidates has been narrowed to eight, according to a report submitted by the Des Moines Civil Service Commission for Monday's city council meeting. The report listed each candidate that passed examinations and met all of the requirements of the commission. WHO-TV Des Moines, Fri, Dec 19 2014 @ 06:02 PM
  • IA Casinos Eye Fantasy Football Wagering

    The head of the Iowa Gaming Association says his members are keeping an eye on the "explosion" in interest in betting on fantasy football on the internet. I-G-A C-E-O Wes Ehrecke says sports and fantasy sports betting are currently illegal in Iowa, but, Iowa casinos want to be "at the table" if any changes are considered. WHO-AM Des Moines, Fri, Dec 19 2014 @ 05:07 PM
  • Iowa Soybean Association Celebrates 50 Year Anniversary

    The Iowa Soybean Association's 50th Anniversary Symposium wrapped up in Des Moines on December 18, and the focus of the closing panel centered on what the first 50 years of the 21st century might bring. The United Nations expects global population to skyrocket to 9.6 billion people in the next three or so decades. WHO-TV Des Moines, Fri, Dec 19 2014 @ 07:15 AM
  • PEO chapter starts on the Coast

    On Nov. 8 a new Philanthropic Educational Organization chapter was formed on the Sunshine Coast. Pictured back row, left to right: Joyce Auld, Sahra Hailey, Rebecca Alcock, Pennylane Alcock, Loretta Macklam, Jane Bader, Jamie Alcock, Patricia Baker, Adrienne Relkie, Cheri Kingsland, Martha Tatman, Chris Clayton; front row, seated left to right: Laura Mann, Ann Watson, Yvonne Byzyna, Sandra LeHeup and Donnie McAra. Coast Reporter, Thu, Dec 18 2014 @ 03:46 PM
  • Liberal Groups Kick Off Their oeRun Warren Run Campaign in Des Moines

    Progressive group MoveOn, joined by Democracy for America launched their effort to draft Elizabeth Warren at a coffee shop in Des Moines. DFA officially joined the effort at the event pledging $250,000, which is on top of the $1 million MoveOn has already promised to put into the first phase of the campaign. KRVN-AM Lexington, Thu, Dec 18 2014 @ 01:50 PM
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