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southwest. skies will clear out during the day on sunday as arctic high pressure moves in, temperatures will only be a couple degrees above zero, so wind chills will still be nearly -15 to -20. temperatures will slowly increase throughout the next week and we'll be back into the low 30s by the weekend. for the most part it will be a oomy week, dhe is another chance for snow ontuesday. snow totals look to beod 2.0" right now, but will ve to be updated throughout e next couple of days. ve american hostages have been leased from iranian stody. the announcement coming on the
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nuclear sanctions against iran. ali arouzi as iran and world powers prepared to implement a landmark nuclear deal in vienna, here in tehran five dual national prisoners have been released. the timing - probably not coincidental. the tehran prosecutors office put out a statement saying the four inmates were freed within the framework of prisoner exchanges without elaborating, and they didn't mention the names of any of the prisoners released. but iranian media has been rife with speculation, and now the state department has confirmed that amongst the released prisoners is washington post correspondent jason rezaian, former marine amir hekmati, and pastor saeed abedini. "it's spectacular news. we're just so happy. can't wait to see him. just hope he's in good health." the release is also an indication of how much back-channeling has been going on between america and iran
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and the two sides have been able to talk to one another to solve out diplomatic disputes before they're spiraled out of control. ali arouzi, nbc news, tehran. the news of the hostage release is also being addressed on the campaign trail today. governor chris christie is on a three day swing through iowa. today he stopped at the machine shed in urbandale. in a one on one interview, christie told our political director dave price -- that iran's action serve's as a reminder that they can not be trusted... 370002 - we are obviously very happy for the americans who are going to be home but i also wanna hear what the other side of the deal is. if this president is releasing more terrorists from guantanomo to go back and reenter the war on terror then im going to be very concerned about that. we shouldnt have to swap prisoners, these folks were taking illegally in violation of international law, they should be released without condition. the irans have treated this president with disrespect for years and he continues to take it. i would not take it as president. price: with presidents overtures towards iran does that do nothing long term do foster some potentially better relations? christie: if you think you are dealing decent people on the other side. for years these
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america and funding hezobollah and hamas. what indication to do we have of still waiting to see the mysterious iranian moderates, we havent seen them yet... it seems like they have a pretty good handle on their country and the mulas are running things. so no i dont think this is a smart move at l, the only things theanians have ever respected istrength and thats what we ould be showing themsenator marco rubio says the stage situation shows howkthe obama administration is... 13-31 if these reports are true, of course we are happy for them and their families but they should have never been there. and the fact of the matter is this tells us all we need to know about the iranian regime: that they take people hostage in order to gain concessions. and the fact that
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administration is one of the reasons - i think it's created an incentive for more governments to do this around the world rubio made his comments while at a rally in council bluffs this morning. he will be back campaigning in the state on monday. on to the democratic side of things ...... hillary clinton and u-s senator bernie sanders are locked in a tight battle for voter support in iowa. and tonight -- clinton is pulling out her not so "secret weapon" on the campaign trail. former president bill clinton is speaking to voters in des moines this evening at lincoln high school... so far, the former president has played a hands-off role in his wife's campaign... but with three weeks until the iowa caucuses, he's starting to speak up. his daughter, chelsea will also be campaigning tonight but hillary is not with them. we'll have more on clinton's stop through des moines later tonight on the channel 13 news at 10. all three democratic candidates are taking part in sunday's democratic debate tomorrow in charleston south carolina.
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after lagging in the polls. the debate will air sunday at eight right here on channel 13. political candidates have taken their turn campaigning around the state... now -- it's their spouses turn.. janet huckabee campaigned at the "march for life" rally at the iowa state capitol today. huckabee says she and her husband , republican presidential candidate, mike huckabee, are 100 - percent pro life. the annual event is aimed at educating others on the negative effects of abortion and to encourage other options, like adoption. the event's organizer says having the support of huckabee -- helps their campaign efforts 002405 - she came to the march, she attended and walked the march with us and that is a huge affirmation to us that we are moving in the right direction, that the midwest march for life is.... the march for life had to start somewhere and we are starting and we are gaining national attention
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still ahead on the channel 13 news at six. art by a chainsaw... how one artist is making art out of a block of ice in the quad cities... plus... they've lost the last two games but will iowa state be able to take home a win today against kansas... michael admire has highlights
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call or go online to learn more about a free trial offer. if you can't afford your medication, astrazeneca may be able to help. the quad cities. jenny hipskind shows us what he's creating this year... and how he does it. outcue: "...which is a strange feeling." bitterly cold temperatures are in store for the overnight hours. a wind chill warning will be in effect from 9pm until noon on sunday for those north of hwy 30...wind chills will be between -30 and -40. light snow is expected tonight, 0.5" in the des moines metro, with up to 1.0" toward the southwest. skies will clear out during the day on sunday as arctic high pressure moves in, temperatures will only be a couple degrees above zero, so wind chills will still be nearly -15 to -20. temperatures will slowly increase throughout the next week and we'll be back into the low 30s by the weekend. for the most part it will be a gloomy week, and there is another chance for snow on tuesday. snow totals look to be around 2.0"
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dated throughouthe next uple of days. neeain there are two democratic visions for regulating wall street. one says it's okay to take millions from big banks and then tell them what to do.
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close the tax loopholes, and make them pay their fair share. then we can expand health care to all, and provide universal college education. will they like me? no. will they begin to play by the rules if i'm president? you better believe it.
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picking a side in this rivalry got a whole lot....i'll find the right word by sunday night.
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she's always stood strong... ...to get the job done. hillary clinton. she stood up to china... ...and spoke out on women's rights... ...went toe to toe with russia on human rights. the drug and insurance companies spent millions against her... ...but hillary didn't quit until eight million children got health care. i've never been called a quitter and i won't quit on you. she's got what it takes to do the toughest job in the world. i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. today's game after violating team rules. a pair of 1-3 teams in the big 12 going at it. iowa state's
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the past few weeks. they heard ya, iowa state holding k- state to 9 points for the first 15 minutes, then deonte burton goes coast to coast. monte morris uptop to jameel mckay. 15-0 run for the cyclones. final seconds of the first half, monte morris flat out filthy. beats the buzzer. 32-23 at the break. four cyclones finish in double figures, it's 14 points for abdel nader. this is unguardable. morris. monte goes for 19 points. cyclones up by 10. georges niang jump hook. cyclones up 70-59. a feel good win for the sputtering cyclones. iowa state wins 76-63. northern iowa has lost 3 of 4.
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win streak. jeremy morgan with a nice game, 15 points. here are three of them. more from morgan, picks up the loose ball, to the other end. morgan was the one bright spot in another panther loss. loyola gets its first conference win of the season 51-41. hawkeye women can't complete the michigan state sweep this week. spartans outscore iowa 23-11 in the third. iowa loses 80-73. southeast polk won last years state championship in record fashion, but it's valley ranked number one in class 3-a. top two teams in the state on the mat. valley bringing the one-two punch of bo and rocky lombardi. first up, bo. he makes quick work of his lewis central opponent. it's a pin- win for bo lombardi. rocky ranked 2nd at 220 pounds. rocky works the half, rings up
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pin. southeast polk's nathan lendt ranked number 2 a126. it's a first period pin. southeast polk wins the dual, we may have a new number one in state. across town, on the hardwood, it's a clash of the catholics. dowling and xavier. maroons in the first half on a high note, marin daniel's three ball is on point. it's 30-11. second half, dowling fast break anna wanek pulls up, and knocks down the jumper. 26 point lead. becca hittner, not even fair. it's all maroons 63-23. first it was two, then three, then all of a sudden the chiefs won 11- straight. and it looks like that's where it will end. kansas city runs into tom brady and the patriots.
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before we go tonight... some metro kids got to compete in a candy contest while learning valuable life skills in the process.... 11:50:51:18-11:51:00:02 "it's a club for boys and girls it's kind of like camp fire but more old fashioned though..you can come and do crafts and learn to build fires and it's really fun." camp fire heart of iowa hosted this year's candy sale kick off sale at merle hay mall. it is a local youth non profit that serves youth in grades k through 12th... this years competitions had a variety of different competitions including best use of humor, most creative sculpture, most camp fire spirit, and best overall sculpture. they will be on display the rest of
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bitterly cold temperatures are in store for the overnight hours. a wind chill warning will be in effect from 9pm until noon on sunday for those north of hwy 30...wind chills will be between -30 and -40. light snow is expected tonight, 0.5" in the des moines metro, with up to 1.0" toward the southwest. skies will clear out during the day on sunday as arctic high pressure moves in, temperatures will only be a couple degrees above zero, so wind chills will still be nearly -15 to -20. temperatures will slowly increase throughout the next week and we'll be back into the low 30s by the weekend. for the most part it will be a gloomy week, and there is another chance for snow on tuesday. snow totals look to be around 2.0" right now, but will have to be updated throughout
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