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The National Armory gun store and gun range in Pompano Beach, Fla. (Lynne Sladky/AP)Liberty University is seeking a permit to build a full-scale, National Rifle Association-approved facility.

GOP pursuing massive cuts to Social Security. (William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)A Republican from Texas introduces a bill that would slash benefits and raise the retirement age.

Dylann Roof laughed during church slaying confession to FBIDylann Roof's videotaped interview following the attack on a historic black church was shown Friday during his death penalty trial.

Donald Trump (Getty Images)The president-elect's praise for Barack Obama is greeted with boos and awkward silence at a rally in Louisiana.

Rudy Giuliani and Donald Trump (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post/Getty Images)The former mayor withdrew his name from consideration as secretary of state or any other White House role.

Syrian Arab Red Crescent carrying a patient on stretcher out of a medical facility. (Syrian Arab Red Crescent/Noor Hazouri/AP)Rebel defenses have collapsed after a wide-ranging government offensive and an intensive aerial campaign.

The many generals of Trump's Cabinet. (Photo illustration: Yahoo News; photos: Carolyn Kaster/AP, Drew Angerer/Getty Images, Carolyn Kaster/AP )The president-elect appointed two retired Marine officers and an Army officer to key positions in his administration.

Defense Secretary Ash Carter makes surprise visit to Afghanistan. (AP)"America is ... committed to a sovereign and secure Afghanistan," Ash Carter said during his surprise trip to the country.

President Barack Obama speaks at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016. (Monica Herndon/Tampa Bay Times via AP, Pool)U.S. officials have said they're "confident" that election-related cyber attacks were directed by the Russian government.

Texas Agricultural Commissioner Sid Miller (Time)"If it’s thought-provoking, I’ll put it up there and let the readers decide," said Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller.

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Des Moines, Iowa (8.4 km from Des Moines, IA)

Today, December 9, 2016
Sunrise: 07:31
Sunset: 16:44

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Tomorrow, December 10, 2016
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