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Iowa City bar employee arrested for injuring patron

IOWA CITY - A man suffered a fractured skull a year ago when he was tossed from a table by an Iowa City bar employee, police said.According to an Iowa ...

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Risking anger from women, Trump attacks Clinton on gender issue

WASHINGTON - Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump waded into politically risky territory this week when he accused Democrat Hillary Clint ...

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Costco gets creative to meet shoppers’ appetite for organics

SEATTLE - At Costco's shareholder meeting earlier this year, CEO Craig Jelinek touted the vast amounts of food the company sold last year, from 83 mil ...

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Airstrikes hit Aleppo hospital, at least 27 killed: Observatory

BEIRUT - Airstrikes hit a hospital in a rebel-held area of Syria's Aleppo and killed at least 27 people, including three children and the city's last ...

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Uber launches in Iowa City

IOWA CITY - Uber wasted no time launching in Iowa City, the ride-hailing giant's fifth Iowa community so far.Uber officials on Thursday - the same day ...

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Let’s talk (more) about sex: Experts lament lack of sex therapists, resources in Iowa

Talking about sex is hard. Perhaps that's why there are so few doing it professionally in Iowa. In fact, Denise Stapley is the only sex therapist in t ...

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My Biz: Cedar Falls' Around The Corner Productions celebrating 10 years in business

CEDAR FALLS - Around The Corner Productions, which is celebrating 10 years in business, was created after Eric Braley and Michael Rueber graduated fro ...

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‘Right to assistance’ law may prompt few changes for Cedar Rapids nuisance ordinance

DES MOINES - State lawmakers approved a law this week restricting use of 911 calls as evidence for determining troublesome properties when the calls c ...

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Iowa lawmakers spar over abortion, transportation prior to adjournment

DES MOINES - Differences on state transportation funding and a philosophical stalemate over abortion-related policy slowed progress Thursday for legis ...

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Amber Alert issued: Dominique Nicole Lloyd

The Washington County Sheriff's Office has issued an Amber Alert for a 17-year-old girl who may be in Georgia or Florida with her abductor.According t ...

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Early voting for June primary begins

Eastern Iowans looking to cast votes in the June 7 primary can do so as soon as Thursday.That's when early voting begins in Linn and Johnson counties. ...

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Iowa lawmaker wants to focus on state government building needs in Des Moines

DES MOINES - Key Iowa lawmakers say there won't be money for #x201c;fancy new buildings#x201d; at regents' universities until addressing health and sa ...

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1st District Democratic candidates to debate in Tama

The Democratic parties of Tama, Benton, Marshall and Poweshiek counties are sponsoring a 1st District U.S. House candidate forum May 13.Monica Vernon ...

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Iowa Utilities Board rejects calls for another hearing on Bakken pipeline

DES MOINES - State regulators on Thursday rejected an environmental group and several landowners' requests for a rehearing or reconsideration of an in ...

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FBI arrests brother of San Bernardino terrorist, 2 others on marriage fraud charges

LOS ANGELES - Federal agents Thursday arrested three people, including the older brother of San Bernardino gunman Syed Rizwan Farook, on charges of ma ...

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