The Daily Iowan

Romney talks jobs in Davenport

ERIC LIGHTNER

June 19, 2012

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DAVENPORT — Presumptive GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney criticized President Obama for a poor economy and stagnant job growth in Davenport on Monday, and experts say those issues will be at the forefront of the general...

Iowa River Landing Clinic scheduled to open in October

AMY SKARNULIS

June 19, 2012

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The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics will soon expand its care to the Iowa River Landing area in Coralville, and officials say the new clinic will alleviate overcrowding problems seen at the main UIHC campus and provide...

Students, faculty see UI’s Anheuser-Busch contract as ‘inconsistent’

ALY BROWN

June 19, 2012

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Now that the Tigerhawk logo will officially share advertising space alongside approved Anheuser-Busch products, some students and faculty say the arrangement is inconsistent with the University of Iowa's recent campaign for responsible...

UI awarded $7.6 million for health care innovation

NICHOLAS MILLER

June 19, 2012

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Officials say the $7.6 million Health-Care Innovation award recently granted to the University of Iowa will ultimately save $12.5 million in health-care costs by improving communication between the UI Hospitals and Clinics, the...

IC Police investigate woman’s death following traffic collision

DI STAFF

June 19, 2012

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The Iowa City police are investigating a death in a traffic collision that was reportedly initiated by a physical altercation between two local women. According to a police press release, the police are investigating a death...

Woman found by Hwy 6 released from hospital

DI STAFF

June 19, 2012

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Coralville Police Department officials said the woman found lying along the side of Highway 6 was released from the hospital. An unconscious, approximately 30-year-old woman was discovered by Coralville police officials June...

Man reportedly steals more than $400 from local business

DI STAFF

June 19, 2012

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An Iowa City man has been charged with stealing money from a local business. Matthew Behnami, 20, 1327 Doen Place, was charged Sunday with third-degree burglary and second-degree criminal mischief. According to an Iowa City...

Man allegedly breaks into apartment to retrieve his children

DI STAFF

June 19, 2012

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An Iowa City man has been accused of breaking into a residence in an attempt to retrieve his children. Malcolm Johnson, 35, 3042 Muscatine Ave., Apt. 15, was charged June 15 with second-degree burglary. According to an Iowa...

Man reportedly steals car from Muscatine

DI STAFF

June 19, 2012

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A Columbus Junction man has been accused of stealing a car. Gustavo Ramirez, 19, was charged Monday with first-degree theft and possession of stolen property. According to a law-enforcement complaint, Ramirez was pulled over...

Man allegedly caught attempting to sell cocaine

DI STAFF

June 19, 2012

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A local man has been accused of attempting to sell crack cocaine. Christopher Burnett, 23, address unknown, was charged June 6 with a controlled-substance violation and distribution without a drug tax stamp. According to an...

Man reportedly assaults girlfriend

DI STAFF

June 19, 2012

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A Cedar Rapids man has been accused of abusing his girlfriend when she tried to leave the residence. Trevor Clinton, 26, Cedar was charged Sunday with third-offense domestic-abuse assault. According to a Johnson County Sheriff's...

Man allegedly drives over mailboxes while intoxicated

DI STAFF

June 19, 2012

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An Iowa City man has been accused of driving over numerous mailboxes while under the influence of alcohol. Austin Sherlock, 18, 4451 Tempe Place, was charged June 16 with OWI and second-degree criminal mischief. According to...