The Daily Iowan

Locals eye Crimean situation

LILY ABROMEIT

March 23, 2014

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While Marina Zaloznaya grew up in Crimea, Ukraine,  in the 1980s and ’90s, she practiced the Russian language, studied in Russian schools, and read Russian literature. This dominant influence of the Russian culture is...

IC renters win in court

CHRIS HIGGINS

March 23, 2014

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A recent ruling could be “revolutionary” for Iowa City tenants. On March 18, 6th District Court Judge Douglas Russell ruled against landlord Tracy Barkalow and his property-management companies, saying several aspects...

Students to aid UI on sex assault

DANIEL SEIDL

March 23, 2014

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By the end of the semester, several students will be able to have a more direct conversation with University of Iowa officials about sexual assault. The Sexual Assault Advisory Committee is part of UI President Sally Mason’s...

Search for storage for homeless’ belongings fruitless, city says

IAN MURPHY

March 23, 2014

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Iowa City officials have had no luck securing a private partner for a service that would provide 24-hour storage to house the belongings of the homeless. The city reached out to 36 different non-profit and faith-based organizations...

UI expands Nite Ride

DANIEL SEIDL

March 23, 2014

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University of Iowa students will now see a second Nite Ride bus around campus. The roughly $55,000 vehicle is part of UI President Sally Mason’s six-point plan that she proposed earlier this month. The plan included authorize...

The Rosster: On fatherhood

BEN ROSS

March 23, 2014

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DAYTON, OHIO — It was a sobering moment standing in the Iowa locker room following the squad’s 79-65 loss to Tennessee on March 19. Just about every player was despondent, red eyes and tears drying on the faces of guys w...

Ramos earns his shining moment

CODY GOODWIN

March 23, 2014

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OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. — He’s wandering around the floor of the Chesapeake Arena, showing off his cheesy, toothless grin, signing countless autographs, and taking even more pictures. He loves doing this, of course, perhaps...

Hawkeyes defeat Marist, 87-65

JACOB SHEYKO

March 23, 2014

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For the second-straight season, on the heels of its 87-65 win over Marist, the Iowa women’s basketball team will advance to the second round of the NCAA Tournament. And just like last season, one of the best teams in the...

Long wait doesn’t stop Hawks

MATT CABEL

March 23, 2014

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There was energy in the stands of Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Sunday night the likes of which the Iowa women’s basketball team hadn’t seen all season. That energy increased as the team stretched and flexed its muscles...

Hawkeyes defeat Nebraska, 8-4

JACOB SHEYKO

March 23, 2014

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The Iowa baseball team exceeded expectations in the nonconference portion of its schedule. However, people were hesitant to get excited until the Hawks duplicated that success against Big Ten opponents. Iowa got off to a good...

Louisville breezes past Idaho in first round of NCAA Tournament

MATT CABEL

March 23, 2014

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Louisville was a welcome surprise guest in last year’s NCAA women’s basketball championship after upsetting Notre Dame. On Sunday afternoon, the Cardinals’ chance at a second-straight appearance in the n...

Iowa men’s tennis falls to Wisconsin

DI STAFF

March 23, 2014

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The Iowa men’s tennis team took on Wisconsin on Sunday, falling 5-2 to the Badgers. With the loss, Iowa drops to 9-4 overall. The day began in doubles action, with Iowa having to battle its way to the doubles point. The Hawkeyes...