Iowa

Court denies Iowa inmate’s claim that life-sentence should end because he briefly died

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Benjamin Schreiber alleged in his post-conviction relief filing that because he momentarily died, his sentence had been fulfilled.Read more

Woman killed after explosion during gender reveal in Iowa

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A gender reveal announcement resulted in the explosion, which caused a flying piece of debris to strike the victim.Read more

High school football team makes boy’s seemingly impossible dream a reality

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6-year-old Benton Cullen loves football. But suffering a prenatal stroke at 7 months old meant that he would never set foot on a football field... at least not as a...Read more


Iowa family still working to clean up after basement flooded with animal blood

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A neighboring meat locker flooded their basement last week.Read more

Iowa family's basement floods with animal blood, fat and bones

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An Iowa family was going to put their home on the market until a nearby meat locker's remains flooded their basement.Read more

Iowa family's basement flooded with animal blood

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Nick Lestina and his family of seven were getting ready to put their house on the market until their basement was flooded - with animal blood.Read more

Iowa student accused of using fake ‘McLovin’ ID to get into bar

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A University of Iowa Student was arrested Friday for allegedly using a fake "McLovin" ID to get into a bar, according to police.Read more

Carson King raises nearly $3 million for University of Iowa Children’s Hospital

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It started with a plea for beer money. And it has ended with $2,959,336.30 raised for the University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital.Read more

Reporter who uncovered Carson King's offensive tweets 'no longer with' newspaper

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The newspaper says the reporter who discovered the Twitter posts from of the man whose beer money sign sparked $1 million in hospital donations is no longer there.Read more


Carson King, viral 'beer money' fundraiser, apologizes for old, offensive social media posts

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Busch Light has cut ties with an Iowa man who has raised more than a million dollars for a children's hospital after a controversial tweet he made eight years ago was...Read more

Football fan reaches $1.1M in donations for Iowa hospital after plea for beer money

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An Iowa ice cream shop will also begin selling Busch Light-flavored soft serve and donate 100 percent of the proceeds to the initiative.Read more