The "Today" show this
morning designated Des Moines as America's wealthiest city.
The city was
featured on one of the show's segments.
article on the show's website said credited other rankings in
helping with the designation, including the Forbes ranking as the best city for
business and careers, the Kiplinger ranking as best city for families and the
Martin Prosperity Institute ranking as one of America's most productive cities.
"Beverly Hills may be rich and chic and the Upper East Side of Manhattan
may be rich and exclusive," read the article. "But if you're looking
for the city where regular folks can live a rich life, try Des Moines,