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Mason to create cultural advisory group

REBECCA MORIN

December 7, 2014

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On Dec. 6, in the wake of a controversial art display on the Pentacrest, students and community members asked, “Where is Sally Mason?” A day later, she responded. In a statement issued Sunday, University of Iowa Pre...

Korean institute hosts first cooking class

ALYSSA GUZMAN

December 7, 2014

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A smell of beef, peppers, and onions filled a room in the University Capital Center. Bulgogi, a traditional Korean dish made of a mixture of rice, meat and vegetables, was cooked and served to those who participated in the first...

Woman charged with OWI

DI STAFF

December 7, 2014

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Authorities have accused a Coralville woman of driving while intoxicated. Tammy Freidhof, 44, was charged Dec. 5 with a third-offense OWI. According to online court documents, Freidhof was involved in a car accident and fled...

Man charged with controlled substance violation

DI STAFF

December 7, 2014

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Authorities have accused a Coralville man of possessing and distributing marijuana. Torrenzo Green, 39, was charged Nov. 5 with a controlled-substance violation. According to online court documents, the Johnson County Drug Task...

Two men charged with theft

DI STAFF

December 7, 2014

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Authorities have accused two Iowa City men of stealing a motorcycle. Cordarro Pearson, 18, and Xavier Wright, 19, were charged Dec. 4 with second-degree theft. According to online court documents, officers responded to a report...

Man charged with first-degree burglary

DI STAFF

December 7, 2014

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Authorities have accused an Iowa City man with breaking into a residence and threatening to take someone’s life. Vernard Archer, 30, was charged with first-degree burglary and two charges of intimidation with a dangerous weapon. According...

The Mirage

DI STAFF

December 7, 2014

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Iowa to play Tennessee in TaxSlayer Bowl

CODY GOODWIN

December 7, 2014

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Earlier this year, around Sept. 1, Iowa Athletics Director Gary Barta talked with Rick Catlett, the CEO and president of the TaxSlayer Bowl. They spoke about the still-young 2014 season and where the Hawkeyes might play their p...

Volunteers "appreciative" to be in TaxSlayer Bowl

JACOB SHEYKO

December 7, 2014

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Tennessee and Iowa — which will meet in the 2015 TaxSlayer Bowl — are vastly different football programs. The Volunteers are on the upswing, eclipsing last year’s win total of five games by winning six games this...

Iowa finds a way to beat Colorado

RYAN RODRIGUEZ

December 7, 2014

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In October, during Big Ten media day in Chicago, Lisa Bluder talked about how her team was probably never going to win any tight defensive battles. At the time, it didn’t seem like an unreasonable thing to say. After al...

Hawkeyes drop Colorado, 78-63

KYLE MANN

December 7, 2014

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The Iowa women’s basketball team bounced back from a tough loss to Louisville last week to avenge a loss from last year, defeating Colorado, 78-63, on Sunday. Bethany Doolittle scored the first 4 points of the game for...

Midweights show depth, still raw

JORDAN HANSEN

December 7, 2014

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When the dust settled in a 37-0 Iowa win over Michigan State on Dec. 6, the Hawkeyes unsurprisingly had winners at 141, 149, and 157. Thing is, none of the grapplers who wrestled at those weights competed in the previous meet...