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by KIX 101.1/ 1230 KFJB Sports Department posted May 23 2015 6:40AM
Paul Goldschmidt tied it with a two-out, two-run homer in the 10th inning and Nick Ahmed singled home the winning run in the 13th to give the Arizona Diamondbacks a 5-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Friday night.

Tuffy Gosewisch doubled off Zac Rosscup (1-1) with one out in the 13th, then Ahmed — who earlier hit his second career home run — lined one sharply into the left-field corner to give the Diamondbacks their fifth straight victory.

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by KIX101.1 /1230 KFJB News Department posted May 23 2015 6:38AM
Officials have ruled the deaths of a former Des Moines police officer and his ex-girlfriend a murder-suicide.

Death certificates show Polk County Medical Examiner Gregory Schmunk determined Mersed Dautovic assaulted and strangled Mevlida Dzananovic with some type of binding material before Dautovic killed himself. Their bodies were found April 19 in a garage behind an apartment complex in Urbandale where Dautovic lived.

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by KIX 101.1/ 1230 KFJB Sports Department posted May 23 2015 6:36AM
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 38 shots and Rick Nash doubled his postseason goal output as the New York Rangers hammered Tampa Bay 5-1 to knot the NHL's Eastern Conference finals at two games apiece. Lundqvist made 16 saves in the second period and blanked the Lightning after Steven Stamkos scored midway through the contest. Nash finished with two goals and an assist, but the game was tied until Chris Kreider and Keith Yandle scored 1:48 apart late in the second period.
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by KIX101.1 /1230 KFJB News Department posted May 23 2015 6:35AM
Diesel fuel has accidentally spilled into Storm Lake in northern Iowa, but officials say it's a small amount that's not expected to affect wildlife or recreational use. Julie Sievers with the state Department of Natural Resources says the spill occurred briefly yesterday as officials with the city of Storm Lake added fuel into an apparatus that pumps excess soil from the lake bed. It's unclear what caused the spill.
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Location : IowaNorthern Iowa
People : Julie Sievers
by KIX 101.1/ 1230 KFJB Sports Department posted May 23 2015 6:34AM
Logan Sowers hit a grand slam and Indiana stayed alive in the Big Ten Tournament by beating Iowa 10-2 in an elimination game on Friday. The sixth-seeded Hoosiers advanced to face fourth-seeded Maryland on Saturday.
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Location : IndianaIowaMaryland
People : Logan Sowers
by KIX101.1 /1230 KFJB News Department posted May 23 2015 6:32AM
Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad plans to attend the funeral of an Omaha, Nebraska, police officer who was killed in the line of duty. Branstad said today that he's going to Officer Kerrie Orozco's funeral on Tuesday and he ordered all Iowa flags to be flown at half-staff that day. Orozco, who was killed Wednesday and had just given birth to her first child, lived in Council Bluffs, Iowa, and grew up in nearby Walnut.
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Location : Council BluffsIowaNebraskaOmaha
by KIX 101.1/ 1230 KFJB Sports Department posted May 23 2015 6:31AM
Chris Young lowered his ERA to 0.78 by tossing shutout ball over six innings of Kansas City's 5-0 win against St. Louis. Kendrys Morales provided the scoring with a three-run homer and a two-run blast in the Royals' fourth consecutive win.
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Location : Kansas CitySt. Louis
People : Chris Young
by KIX101.1 /1230 KFJB News Department posted May 23 2015 6:29AM
Egg prices have surged to a record high, a month after bird flu was first detected in the chicken flock in Iowa, the nation's leading egg producer. Midwest large eggs reached $2.32 a dozen, eclipsing the previous record high of $2.27 a dozen set on Dec. 4. More than 21 million of Iowa's egg-laying hens have been killed.
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by KIX 101.1/ 1230 KFJB Sports Department posted May 23 2015 6:28AM
The Cleveland Cavaliers headed home after beating Atlanta 94-82 to take a two-games-to-none lead in the NBA's Eastern Conference finals. LeBron James carried the Cavs while Kyrie Irving sat out with a left knee injury that makes him questionable for Game 3 Sunday in Cleveland. James scored 11 of his 30 points in the third quarter and finished with 11 assists and nine rebounds in the Cavs' fifth straight win.
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Location : AtlantaCleveland
People : LeBron James
by KIX101.1 /1230 KFJB News Department posted May 23 2015 6:27AM
The department that oversees economic development in Iowa says it has approved investment funding that will eventually create more than 1,300 jobs in the state. The Iowa Economic Development Authority says its board awarded money and tax benefits yesterday to six companies expected to add jobs and expand projects.
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