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Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division holds Johnson County Town Hall meeting

QUENTIN MISIAG

July 24, 2013

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In need of uncovering the true economic effect that the distribution, sale, and consumption of alcohol have on the state of Iowa? A simple drive or walk to the literal thousands of restaurants, bars, and liquor stores dotted a...

“Moment of Mourning” vigil held for slain Florida teen Trayvon Martin

QUENTIN MISIAG

July 24, 2013

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Calls against local and national racial profiling, continued inadequacy in the American education system, socioeconomic disparities, and civil-rights movement remembrance were pushed to the forefront of Iowa City’s Pedestrian...

Assault reported by UI summer camp student determined to be false

DI STAFF

July 24, 2013

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Following an investigation, Iowa City police have determined a July 15 assault report made to the department by a student attending a University of Iowa camp to be false. According to a Wednesday press release, Iowa City police...

Motley Cow Cafe to close for renovations

DI STAFF

July 24, 2013

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A popular Northside Marketplace restaurant is set to undergo renovations. Beginning July 29, the Motley Cow Café, 160 N. Linn St., will close to undtake a new renovation project, the restaurant announced in a Wednesday press...

Arizona man’s death under investigation after Coralville police used taser to subdue him

DI STAFF

July 24, 2013

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Local law-enforcement officials are investigating the death of a man who was reportedly found destroying property at a Coralville business. Thomas Martinez Jr., 5773 Broadway Ave., Apache Junction, Ariz., died on Tuesday at the...

Local woman charged for attacking another woman

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July 24, 2013

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An Iowa City woman has been charged after allegedly attacking another woman for “messing up” her home. Lena Nguyen, 21, was charged on Sunday with assault causing bodily injury. According to an Iowa City police...

Sixth person arrested in connection with prostitution sting

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July 24, 2013

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A sixth individual has been arrested in connection with a Hills prostitution sting that occurred last week. Anissa Andreya Lee Brown, 18, address unknown, was charged with prostitution. According to a Johnson County Sheriff’s...

Coralville man charged with taking woman’s car and attacking her

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July 24, 2013

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A Coralville man has been charged after allegedly taking a woman’s car without permission and attacking her. Benjamin Gordon, 50, was charged on Wednesday with domestic-abuse assault impeding flow of air or blood, second-degree...

Man charged with sex assault

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July 24, 2013

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A Waterloo man has been charged after allegedly sexually assaulting his now-ex-fiancée. Brylan Alexander, 34, was charged on July 10 with third-degree sexual abuse. According to an Iowa City police complaint, on March 23,...

Iowa City man charged after stealing money from a refrigerator

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July 24, 2013

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An Iowa City man has been charged after allegedly stealing money from a refrigerator. Joshua Demuth, 29, was charged May 18 with third-degree theft. According to an Iowa City police complaint, Demuth was at a South Linn Street...

NCAA targeting rule highlights Big Ten media day

MATT CABEL

July 24, 2013

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CHICAGO — College football is changing. Conferences have been realigned, a playoff system is being implemented, and rules are forever being tweaked, both for the integrity of the game and its players. Player safety has been...

Day one of Big Ten media days

BEN ROSS

July 24, 2013

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CHICAGO — The Big Ten media days are in full swing, which means a lot of things: Summer is coming to a close, people start prematurely making predictions for the upcoming football season, and coaches across the conference are...