| Jan 19, 2012
| 2:56 PM
While one Rick is out for the count - the other is coming back swinging.
Turns out Rick Santorum may have won the Iowa caucus after all.
After certifying the January third votes - Iowa party officials said Santorum finished with 34 more votes than...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 4:28 PM
On Tuesday, after months and months of presidential campaigning, the voting finally begins in Iowa.
Iowa is always the first to vote, but that doesn’t mean it’s always picks a winner. Four years ago, Barak Obama won the caucuses, but...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 10:25 AM
On the eve of the Iowa caucus, the nation's first presidential nominating event, native Iowan Scott Siepker has released a video that proudly touts Iowa's assets and strengths in the sardonic — and sometimes snarky — YouTube video, "Iowa Nice....
| Jan 3, 2012
| 11:09 AM
After Newt Gingrich lowered expectations on the eve of the Iowa caucuses Monday, the GOP presidential candidate changed his tune and boasted of pulling off a "great upset."
The former House speaker was campaigning on the seventh day of his Iowa bus...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 3:55 PM
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- An IT worker for an insurance company has been charged with criminal mischief after allegedly urinating on the office chairs of female coworkers.
Raymond Charles Foley, 59, was formally charged this morning.
Foley had worked...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 1:40 PM
Like most states with active trade associations of barbers and beauticians, Iowa strictly regulates those professions, requiring 2,100 hours of training plus continuing education — but also like many other states, Iowa does not regulate body...
| Dec 4, 2011
| 8:05 AM
ATLANTA, Ga (KTLA) -- GOP Presidential hopeful Michele Bachmann is lobbying for the support of former Cain backers.
After Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain announced Saturday that he is leaving the race for the Republican presidential...
| Jul 17, 2012
Most candidates — Republican, Democrat or Independent — inevitably say things during their campaigns that are wrong, stupid or deceptive.
President Barack Obama, I'm sure, wishes that he could take back his boast during his 2008 run that he...
| Jun 22, 2007
Despite often lofty rhetoric that he plans to bring the nation a "new kind of politics," Sen. Barack Obama has surrounded himself with operatives skilled in the old-school art of the political backstab.
When Obama was criticized this past week for...
| Dec 8, 2007
"Oprah and the Obamas." It sounds like a musical act, and there is indeed something of a rock-concert quality to Oprah Winfrey's three-state swing this weekend with Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle.
The Obama campaign...
| Jan 1, 2008
| 1:45 PM
Faced with conflicting polls, single-digit temperatures and a merciless calendar, the top candidates for the two major-party presidential nominations entered the new year at a frenzied pace today, with several candidates parking campaign buses and...
| Oct 4, 2009
Peg Mullen, an author and former Iowa farm wife who hounded the U.S. military to find the truth about her son's death in Vietnam, has died. She was 92.
Family members said she died Friday at a nursing home in La Porte City, Iowa.