The latest local news headlines from KCCI News Channel 8.
Testimony continues in the trial for a man accused of killing his former girlfriend's 5-year-old daughter.
Iowa State University President Steven Leath decided to end VEISHEA, the annual campus celebration, after the latest incident of violence during VEISHEA week last year.
Do state workers and officials use their government accounts, or do they use their own personal accounts for government business?
Charges against a Des Moines school employee for sexual exploitation have been dropped.
A change of plea hearing has been scheduled for a California man accused of posing as an actor from the "Twilight" series who previously pleaded guilty to federal pornography charges.
A Senate panel has approved a bill that would lower the age at which children in Iowa could use guns with a parent's supervision.
At least three Iowa counties have hired engineers to oversee the installation of a proposed underground oil pipeline, pending its approval.
Builders in Iowa would be required to install radon mitigation systems in new homes under legislation that has won approval in an Iowa Senate committee.
A House panel has approved a bill that would require a physician to offer an ultrasound image to a woman seeking an abortion in Iowa.
A new Iowa State University study analyzed the divorce rate for couples in which either spouse was diagnosed with a serious illness.
Residents approved the levy Tuesday by a vote of 146 to 70.
University of Iowa officials are ready to begin planning a steam production plant on the west side of the school's campus.
Another sure sign that spring is near; a downtown winter staple will be closing for the season.
The judge says the system's actions were protected under a federal law exemption.
A 44-year-old man has been sentenced to more than four years in prison after admitting he illegally entered the U.S.
An Iowa woman is charged with child endangerment following accusations she exposed two 7-year-old children to methamphetamine inside her residence.
University students and staff are developing new technologies to help melt away ice and snow.
Prosecutors have charged five St. Paul residents in what authorities allege was a multistate sex-trafficking ring.
More than 1,500 people were reportedly without power.
Suicide is one of the leading causes of deaths among teens.