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A&E Pick 6: Jazz, piano and a fake murder

A&E Pick 6: Jazz, piano and a fake murderThe best bets in arts and entertainment for the coming week.
  • Arts in Iowa
  • 11 hours, 22 minutes ago
Entertainment

Des Moines' Braggable Bracket

Des Moines' Braggable BracketAt this time next year, Des Moines will be welcoming thousands of NCAA fans to its first March Madness.
  • Entertainment
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Arts

A&E: Behind the scenes

A&E: Behind the scenesThe latest in arts and entertainment (and bats!) in central Iowa.
  • Arts
  • 12 hours, 21 minutes ago
Arts Review

Theater review: Family feud lights up 'Independence'

Theater review: Family feud lights up 'Independence'Tallgrass Theatre's drama X-rays the emotional fractures between a mother and her daughters.
  • Arts Review
  • 23 hours, 20 minutes ago
Dmjuice

37 photos: Black and White Ball

37 photos: Black and White BallGuests including Sayaka Yamada, 23, (center) and Anais Maurer, 25, talk Friday, March 27, 2015, during the Black + White Ball for Ballet Des Moines at Lucca in Des Moines.
  • Dmjuice
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Iowa Caucuses

Politicians not always masters of their domain (names)

Politicians not always masters of their domain (names)TedCruz.com shows it's still difficult for campaigns to claim likely web addresses online.
  • Iowa Caucuses
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Music

22 photos: Dave Matthews Band in 2009 at Principal Park

22 photos: Dave Matthews Band in 2009 at Principal ParkDave Matthews Band at Principal Park, September 25 2009.
  • Music
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Columnists

Cat Rocketship: 6 ways to survive the holidays at home

Cat Rocketship: 6 ways to survive the holidays at homeI know what will happen on December 25th.
  • Columnists
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Columnists

Cat Rocketship: 6 ways to be the life of the party

Cat Rocketship: 6 ways to be the life of the partyI'm not the life of the party.
  • Columnists
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Style

9 photos: Bike style

9 photos: Bike styleEmily Elliott, 34, Tuesday, April 29, 2014.
  • Style
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Tech

Facebook wants to be the center of your digital world

Facebook wants to be the center of your digital worldFacebook revealed a series of updates to its Messenger app and social network that could position the company at the center of your digital world. Video provided by Newsy
  • Tech
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Music

Fair announces Grandstand ticket prices

Fair announces Grandstand ticket pricesFind out what it will cost to see Reba, Meghan Trainor, Def Leppard and more
  • Music
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Crime & Courts

5 photos: Threat, powder sent to Blazing Saddle

5 photos: Threat, powder sent to Blazing SaddlePatrons finish their drinks as a residue, discovered to be a talcum power, remains in the bar Friday, March 27, 2015, after a threatening letter and powdery substance was sent to and discovered by Robert Eikleberry, owner of the Blazing Saddle bar in the East Village...
  • Crime & Courts
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Music

Zayn Malik 'upset' he let One Direction fans down

Zayn Malik 'upset' he let One Direction fans downIn his first interview since announcing his departure from boy band One Direction, Zayn Malik says the hardest part was letting down his fans.
  • Music
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Crime & Courts

Blazing Saddle receives hate mail

Blazing Saddle receives hate mailThe Blazing Saddle in the East Village received a hate letter and white powder in the mail on Friday, March 27.
  • Crime & Courts
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Events

Entertainment Preview Party

Entertainment Preview PartyRegister Media, invites you to an exclusive Preview Party!
  • Events
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
News

Former Iowan among finalists for Mars trip

Former Iowan among finalists for Mars tripRecent Fairfield resident is one of 100 finalists for Mars One mission to create settlement
  • News
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Business

Raygun opens larger East Village store Friday

Raygun opens larger East Village store FridayRaygun's new East Village store will give it room to grow its T-shirt business, owner says.
  • Business
  • 2 days ago
Entertainment

New Datebook: The perfect guide to help fill your leisure time

New Datebook: The perfect guide to help fill your leisure timeThere's always plenty to do in Des Moines, and every Thursday, we aim to bring you the best of what's happening around town in Datebook.
  • Entertainment
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Columnists

Some years ask questions, others provide answers

Some years ask questions, others provide answersWhen a new year begins, it is hard not to look back at the past year you just finished living.
  • Columnists
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Columnists

You have the same hours in a day as Beyonce

You have the same hours in a day as BeyonceI constantly struggle with my schedule.
  • Columnists
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Columnists

Is 29 the perfect age?

Is 29 the perfect age?Is it just me or is 29 the perfect age?
  • Columnists
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Music

16 photos: Best of Slipknot

16 photos: Best of SlipknotSlipknot fans called "maggots" packed Wells Fargo Arena.
  • Music
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Yp

49 photos: 2014 Central Iowa YP of the Year award ceremony

49 photos: 2014 Central Iowa YP of the Year award ceremonyJosh Dreyer walks to the podium as he is announced as the YPC Ashley Okland Community Service Award winner Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015, during the Central Iowa YP of the Year Awards at Capital Square in Des Moines.
  • Yp
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Iowa Caucuses

10 excellent post-9/11 rock albums Ted Cruz hasn't heard

10 excellent post-9/11 rock albums Ted Cruz hasn't heardTed Cruz said he hasn't listened to rock music since 9/11. Here are the best albums he's missed.
  • Iowa Caucuses
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Dining

Social Club hosts cooking school kick-off and lotsa pig

Social Club hosts cooking school kick-off and lotsa pigTo mark the opening of its new cooking school, the Social Club will host a pig roast
  • Dining
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Music

Breaking Benjamin coming to Seven Flags

Breaking Benjamin coming to Seven FlagsHard rockers to play in Clive
  • Music
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago