Creighton Cox is with me, he's with the Home- builders Association and Ben Trannel is owner of Red House Remodeling and also chair of the tour this year. Thank you both for coming in.
KCCI-TV Des Moines, Fri, Sep 12 2014 @ 12:42 PM
DES MOINES, Iowa-Just three days after Hillary Clinton visited the presidential testing grounds of Iowa, Vice President Biden was right behind her with a populist speech that sounded at times like it was 2016. Although this trip was an official White House visit, in Iowa the topic of presidential politics can't be avoided.
ABC News, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 05:55 PM
It looks like the worst nightmare for one with acrophobia, but nearly 100 brave volunteers rappelled almost 350 feet down the Financial Center in downtown Des Moines Wednesday to raise money for the Special Olympics of Iowa. "I look at some of these athletes every year, and I watch some of the accomplishments they make, and some of the things they overcome.
WHO-TV Des Moines, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 05:49 PM
That's the philosophy of Kenneth Quinn, a former U.S. ambassador and the current president of the World Food Prize, headquartered in Des Moines. Quinn spoke in a news conference Wednesday on his unprecedented trip to Iran, where he was invited as a keynote speaker to a government-organized conference on addressing the region's hunger issues.
WHO-TV Des Moines, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 05:48 PM
Vice President Biden apologized on Wednesday for describing predatory bankers who loan money to U.S. troops as 'Shylocks' in a speech the day before, calling it a 'poor choice of words.' The term, which derives from the name of a vicious money-lending character in Shakespeare's 'The Merchant of Venice', is considered anti-Semitic, and Biden had been criticized on Tuesday by the National Director of the Anti-Defamation League, Abraham Foxman, for his comment.
Daily Mail, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 05:36 PM
The vice president appeared to leave the door open for greater military action in the U.S. mission during an offhand comment in an Iowa diner Wednesday. The Obama administration has struck to a strict script when it comes to the military effort against the Islamic State in the Middle East.
National Journal, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 04:22 PM
17, 2014, at the Statehouse in Des Moines, Iowa. A jury has been seated in the trial of a Detroit police officer who unintentionally killed a 7-year-old girl during a hunt for a murder suspect in 2010.
WZVN-TV Fort Myers, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 02:51 PM