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New regulation could be a problem for schools

The new regulation could mean a shortage in these...

Test results on hundreds of pills found in prison

The capsules discovered at an Iowa prison are now being tested at the state crime laboratory.

Story behind Freedom Rock that you haven't heard

The man behind the Freedom Rock project found even more respect for the soldiers he honors this summer.

Mom pleads not guilty to 20 charges, seeks release

Slauson is accused of claiming her daughter had cancer and raising funds related to that claim.

Hatch campaign suspends ads in two TV markets

The campaign answers questions about why ...

Worker hurt by getaway car in shoplifting chase

Police continue to investigate the case.

What questions would KCCI ask Bruce Braley, Joni Ernst?

The debate is coming up September 28.

'Test My Teen' drug kits free to parents through police

The kits will test for 10 common illegal drugs.

Doctor convicted of child porn faces lawsuit by 13 families

The doctor had an estimated 1.2 million images of child pornography and 9,300 videos.

Mom: 'Uncontrollable' kids locked in bedroom by boyfriend

Deputies say the children, age 3 to 9, did not have food or access to a bathroom for an entire day.

Bazinga! New 'Big Bang Theory' season starts tonight

Catch not one but two new episodes starting at 7 p.m. on KCCI-TV.

Where is that bus? Find out instantly starting today

You can check on your phone or laptop ...

Family turns boy's death into way to help hundreds

The toy drive was a huge success.

Couple marries at metro mall where they met year ago

The wedding was inside the JC Penney store.

UPDATED: Driver found dead inside flipped car on street

Police just released the driver's name.

Here's when tickets to Bacon Expo go on sale

About 1,800 tickets will be sold to the event.

Charges filed against driver in fatal motorcycle crash

After the crash, the motorcycle driver later died at a hospital.

Mayor, three council members all resign at once

Voters won't be able to fill the empty seats until December.

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