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Uber is no longer planning on heading to Iowa City

ALYSSA GUZMAN

March 1, 2015

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After Uber spent months expressing interest in heading to Iowa City and furthering its footprint in the Midwest, Iowa City is no longer a top priority for the ride-sharing taxi service. Uber made the decision after the Iowa City...

New details for UI projects announced

KENDREW PANYANOUVONG

March 1, 2015

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Two future construction projects progressed this past week. The new 12-story, $95 million east-side University of Iowa dormitory on Madison Street is projected to be finished during the summer of 2017 and open that fall. In...

West Campus dorms spend Sunday without water

BENJAMIN TOWAR

March 1, 2015

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Early Sunday morning, water flowing to West Campus dormitories was cut off after an issue was discovered with a water line. According to a Slater Residence Hall notice posted in the building, “Overnight, there was a water...

New app tracks Greek life studying

BRENDAN MAGEE

March 1, 2015

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Previously, the process of logging study hours for those in greek life was tedious, but now, there’s an app for that. My Greek Study is an application that uses GPS location to monitor members of sororities and fraternities...

Cedar Rapids man accused of theft

DI STAFF

March 1, 2015

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Authorities have accused a Cedar Rapids man of trying to steal a diamond ring. Earnest Murry, 28, was charged with second-degree theft on Nov. 18, 2014. According to online court documents, officers responded to a location after...

Cedar Rapids man accused of cashing false checks

DI STAFF

March 1, 2015

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Authorities have accused a Cedar Rapids man of presenting fraudulent checks to a bank. Aaron Johnstone, 49, was charged with two counts of second-degree theft and two counts of forgery on Oct. 16, 2014. According to online court...

Iowa City man charged with third OWI

DI STAFF

March 1, 2015

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Authorities have accused an Iowa City man with driving while intoxicated. Brian Foulkes, 24, was charged with third-offense OWI on Feb. 28. According to online court documents, Foulkes was observed driving a vehicle with no...

Iowa City woman charged with child abuse

DI STAFF

March 1, 2015

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Authorities have accused an Iowa City woman of abusing a child. Kimberly Robinson, 48, was charged with child endangerment — serious injury on Feb. 1. According to online court documents, Robinson was the primary caretaker...

Iowa City man and woman charged with jewelry theft from residence

DI STAFF

March 1, 2015

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Authorities have accused an Iowa City man and woman of stealing jewelry. John Bollinger-Orr, 21, and Raichel Stewart, 21 were both charged with second-degree theft on Jan. 15. According to online court documents, Bollinger-Orr...

Hawks write a storybook ending

KYLE MANN

March 1, 2015

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Sometimes things go exactly as planned. It was Senior Day for the Iowa women’s basketball team on Sunday against Minnesota, and for a class that was nothing short of legendary, it could not have gone more perfectly. &ldqu...

Iowa picture-perfect on Senior Day

RYAN RODRIGUEZ

March 1, 2015

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Buried underneath all off the ceremony, all of the emotion, and all the tearful goodbyes in Carver-Hawkeye Arena in Sunday’s 92-76 win over Minnesota was a pretty important game for the Iowa women’s basketball tea...

Iowa seniors ‘dying hard’

JACOB SHEYKO

March 1, 2015

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As Iowa senior Josh Oglesby warmed up before Iowa’s 68-60 win over Illinois, the thought hit him. This will be my second-to-last game at Carver. The day when Iowa seniors Aaron White, Gabe Olaseni, Josh Oglesby, and Kyle...