- University of Iowa says hunt for goat less than $10,000 Updated: Feb-13-16 2:10 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa - University of Iowa officials say the 10-day hunt for an escaped research goat has likely cost the institution less than $10,000 in staff time, business continuity and related expenses.
- Ex-students say boarding school kept them in isolation boxes Updated: Feb-13-16 11:44 am
IOWA CITY, Iowa - A boarding school for troubled teenagers in Iowa that is being investigated by the FBI routinely kept pupils in small concrete "isolation boxes" for days or weeks and wouldn't let them out unless they sat in a specific posture for 24 hours, according to several former students.
- Iowa City high school students learn with new standing desks Updated: Feb-13-16 10:42 am
IOWA CITY, Iowa - As English class started at City High Wednesday, some students took their seats. Others chose to stand at the school's new standing desks.
- Feds open broad bias probe into Iowa athletics Updated: Feb-12-16 2:51 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa - The University of Iowa is facing a wide-ranging federal civil rights investigation into allegations that its athletics department does not provide equal opportunities for female athletes, correspondence obtained by The Associated Press shows.
- No. 7 Ohio State blasts Iowa 98-81 for 8th straight win Updated: Feb-11-16 10:50 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa - If there's been a knock on No. 7 Ohio State this season, it's that the Buckeyes can let inferior opponents hang around on the road.
- Iowa big man Adam Woodbury silences critics Updated: Feb-10-16 3:34 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Iowa's Adam Woodbury is often viewed as the blue-chip recruit who never lived up to expectations.
- Iowa high court to consider state's ban on voting by felons Updated: Feb-09-16 2:28 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa - In a major voting rights case, the Iowa Supreme Court will consider whether to relax the state's lifetime ban on voting by convicted felons.
- Tree-killing pest found in Iowa City; bug now in 30 counties Updated: Feb-09-16 1:20 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa - State officials say an invasive insect that kills ash trees has been confirmed in Iowa City.
- Iowa City school busing cuts raise concerns for families Updated: Feb-08-16 1:52 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Community members say they have mixed reactions to the Iowa City Community School Board's decision to eliminate a free busing service.
- Dozens of domestic abusers guilty of violating Iowa gun ban Updated: Feb-08-16 11:38 am
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Dozens of Iowa residents have been convicted of violating a state law that bans domestic abusers from owning guns in the five years it's been in effect, according to data obtained by The Associated Press.
- Cruz seeks to appeal to supporters on fringe of GOP Updated: Feb-08-16 3:39 am
PETERBOROUGH, New Hampshire - Some politicians run from polarizing endorsements. Ted Cruz seeks them out.
- Powers keys No. 17 Michigan St women in 74-69 win over Iowa Updated: Feb-07-16 5:47 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Aerial Powers scored 25 points and had a key steal and two free throws in the closing seconds, Tori Jankoska hit four free throws in the final 23 seconds and No. 17 Michigan State held off Iowa 74-69 on Sunday.
- Iowa man accused of tossing tomatoes at Trump to stand trial Updated: Feb-06-16 12:54 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa - An Iowa City man accused of throwing two tomatoes at GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump will stand trial in the case.
- Drinking long intertwined in Dubuque's culture Updated: Feb-06-16 10:49 am
DUBUQUE, Iowa - Wherever Sue Greene looks, she sees alcohol ingrained into the fabric of Dubuque's culture and history.
- States taking action to keep guns out of abusers' hands Updated: Feb-06-16 8:12 am
IOWA CITY, Iowa - More than a dozen states have strengthened laws over the past two years to keep firearms out of the hands of domestic abusers, a rare area of consensus in the nation's highly polarized debate over guns.
- Association honors work by Iowa newspapers Updated: Feb-05-16 10:01 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - The Des Moines Register was named Friday as the Iowa Newspaper Association 2016 "Newspaper of the Year."
- Clarinda struggles to fill 128-year-old former hospital Updated: Feb-05-16 10:37 am
CLARINDA, Iowa - The 128-year-old former mental health institute in the small southwest Iowa city of Clarinda isn't your typical real estate opportunity, and so far no one is rushing to move in.
- 250 jobs being cut in Shenandoah, Eaton officials say Updated: Feb-05-16 7:10 am
SHENANDOAH, Iowa - Company officials say 250 hourly and salaried positions will be eliminated at the Eaton Vehicle Group plant in the southwestern Iowa city of Shenandoah.
- Man found guilty in death of daughter, 3, in southwest Iowa Updated: Feb-05-16 6:52 am
BEDFORD, Iowa - A man accused in the death of his 3-year-old daughter in the southwest Iowa city of Bedford has been found guilty of murder.
- Pollster warned University of Iowa of 'party school image' Updated: Feb-04-16 5:10 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa - A Republican pollster warned the University of Iowa a year ago that its public standing was suffering from an image as a heavy-drinking school where sexual assault was too common, according to a report obtained by The Associated Press that school officials have withheld from the public.
- University arranges quiet places to pray for Muslim students Updated: Feb-04-16 6:38 am
IOWA CITY, Iowa - The University of Iowa has turned two rooms into prayer spaces for Muslim students.
- Uthoff leads No. 5 Iowa over Penn State 73-49 Updated: Feb-03-16 10:21 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Iowa's scorers often get the attention, but it's the fifth-ranked Hawkeyes' aggressive and trapping defense that is making the difference this season.
- Iowa City Council ties on decision to fund downtown art Updated: Feb-03-16 4:13 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa - The Iowa City Council hasn't reached a consensus over a proposal to contribute up to $50,000 for an art installment in the downtown area.
- Iowa signs intriguing 2016 class after Rose Bowl run Updated: Feb-03-16 3:13 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz built his program on finding unheralded players with versatility, strong leadership skills and plenty of room to develop.
- Iconic Iowa City restaurant and campaign hot spot to be sold Updated: Jan-27-16 6:38 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa - The owner of a longtime Iowa City restaurant popular with customers and presidential hopefuls says he'll sell the business.