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This image provided by Oculus shows a new prototype of its virtual reality headset.  The hew headset features a higher resolution and refresh rate, 360-degree head tracking and integrated headphones. Oculus CEO Brendan Iribe says the new prototype is not perfect, but it's closer to the consumer version. The Irvine, California-based VR company revealed the new headset nicknamed Crescent Bay on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 at its first conference for developers.  (AP Photo/Oculus)
Oculus unveils new prototype VR headsetOculus unveils new prototype virtual reality headset nicknamed Crescent Bay
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Syrian refugees at the border in Suruc, Turkey, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. Several thousand Syrians, most of them Kurds, crossed into Turkey on Friday to find refuge from Islamic State militants who have barreled through dozens of Kurdish villages in northern Syria in the past 48 hours. (AP Photo)
Kurdish fighters head to Syria to face militantsThousands flee into Turkey as Kurdish fighters enter Syria to confront Islamic State group
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Smokes rises from near the Yemeni Government TV building, background, during clashes between Sunni militiamen and Hawthi Shiite rebels in Sanaa, Yemen, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. The Hawthi fighters and militias and army units allied with the Muslim Brotherhood's Islah party battled in Sanaa for a third day Saturday in clashes that have shaken the Yemeni capital, killed over 120 people, and led to thousands fleeing their homes. The violence raises fears that this chronically unstable country could be dragged into the sort of sectarian conflicts that have plagued other nations in the region. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)
Yemen sets curfew as fighting roils capitalYemen authorities declare curfew in parts of capital after rebels claim TV building
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A model wears a creation for Bottega Veneta women's spring-summer 2015 collection, part of the Milan Fashion Week, unveiled in Milan, Italy, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 (AP Photo/Giuseppe Aresu)
Designers go for the flow at Milan Fashion WeekMilan Fashion Week: Sorrentino short premieres at Armani, Jil Sander redefines minimalism
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Police surround a neighborhood in the Pocono Mountains in search of suspect Eric Frein on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 in Canandensis, Pa.  Police have charged Frein with opening fire outside a state police barracks in northeastern Pennsylvania on Sept. 12. Cpl. Bryon Dickson was killed and Trooper Alex Douglass was wounded by the gunman with a high-powered rifle.  (AP Photo/Chris Post)
Police taking precautions in ambush suspect searchPolice taking 'extreme precautionary measures' in search for suspect in deadly trooper ambush
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A health worker volunteer talks with a resident on how to prevent and identify the Ebola virus in others, and distributes bars of soap in Freetown, Sierra Leone, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. Thousands of health workers began knocking on doors across Sierra Leone on Friday in search of hidden Ebola cases with the entire West African nation locked down in their homes for three days in an unprecedented effort to combat the deadly disease. (AP Photo/Michael Duff)
Sierra Leone staggers in Ebola isolation effortSierra Leone struggles with Ebola isolation effort; police called after burial team attacked
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This Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014 photo shows smoke from a California wildfire rising behind Lake Tahoe as seen from the Nevada side of the lake near Incline Village, Nev. Higher humidity Friday helped slow the growth of the massive Northern California wildfire that authorities say was set deliberately and has forced some 2,800 people to evacuate. (AP Photo/Steve Ellsworth)
Teams assess damage as California wildfire burnsTeams to assess damage from massive Northern California fire that threatens thousands of home
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Ivan Simonovis, former Caracas police chief, left, waves to the media from the balcony of his home, accompanied by his daughter Ivana, center, and wife Bony, in Caracas, Venezuela, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. Simonovis whose decade-long imprisonment had rallied Venezuela’s opposition has been released from jail on humanitarian grounds to continue serving a 30-year sentence at home. Simonovis had been jailed since 2004 in connection with the death of pro-government protesters who had rushed to the defense of then-President Hugo Chavez during a failed coup attempt two years earlier. In 2009, he was convicted of aggravated murder. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)
Jailed Venezuelan police chief freedVenezuelan police chief freed from jail after opposition protests, will serve sentence at home
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GOP's Roberts heads to swing-voting east KansasGOP's Roberts takes party message into swing-voting east Kansas as race boils to 2 candidates
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  • New Des Moines city manager talks about his goals

    The city of Des Moines now has a new leader at the helm tonight. City Council promoted assistant city manager Scott Sanders to be the new city manager. KCCI-TV Des Moines, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 07:55 PM
  • Should some fire stations be relocated?

    Are fire stations in the right spots, are there enough firefighters? -- Des Moines is looking at how its fire department is set up. First at 10! Staffing.. KCCI-TV Des Moines, Sat, Sep 20 2014 @ 11:19 AM
  • Ray Young Bear interview on Sprouts radio program

    Sprouts, a weekly radio program, released an interview with Meskwaki writer Ray Young Bear. The interview entitled "Iowa: Off the Beaten Path" is available as an online track via Pacifica Network. Tama News-Herald, Sat, Sep 20 2014 @ 02:41 AM
  • Arsonist Set to be Released from Prison Early

    An Indianola man sentenced to 30 years in prison on arson and drug charges is making plans for his release and it's coming after just two years behind bars. Forty-eight-year-old David Brommel's crime spree started in 2011 with meth manufacturing charges. WHO-TV Des Moines, Fri, Sep 19 2014 @ 07:37 PM
  • K9 helps capture man who shot at police

    A man is in custody after firing at police. 20-year-old Michael Speech of Des Moines shot at an officer after a traffic stop. KCCI-TV Des Moines, Fri, Sep 19 2014 @ 07:37 PM
  • Iowa cancer survivors planning hike in Peru

    They've climbed the Himalayas and run across the US. Now, the Des Moines based Above and Beyond Cancer group is embarking on a new challenge. KCCI-TV Des Moines, Fri, Sep 19 2014 @ 07:36 PM
  • How to Fix America's Recidivism Crisis

    This year more than 650,000 inmates will be released from American prisons, a figure that breaks down to about 75 newly minted ex-cons every hour of every day. Within three years, the federal government estimates, roughly four in 10 of those former prisoners will be back behind bars, either because they committed a new crime or violated the conditions of their release. Slate Magazine, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 05:20 PM
  • How the state deals with OWI offenders

    The man who crashed a red Camaro on a Des Moines freeway Saturday is not the first person to receive more than one OWI charge and allowed to get back behind the wheel. A well known car dealer, charged in two separate incidents remains in jail tonight Steve Luebke charged with abandoning this burning car on the freeway Saturday. KCCI-TV Des Moines, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 06:39 PM
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