Ex-Iowa Player Files Suit Over Rhabdo Injuries
One of 13 Iowa football players hospitalized after a high-intensity workout in 2011 claims the university's negligence caused him physical and mental harm.
Former Hawkeye William Lowe filed a lawsuit Monday against the university. It says the team's coaches and trainers failed to properly supervise and monitor him during
Sentencing Set For Today for Teen Who Killed Grandparents
A judge is considering whether an Iowa teenager who pleaded guilty to killing his grandparents should ever deserve another chance at freedom.
District Judge Michael Shubatt is expected to announce his sentence Tuesday for Isaiah Sweet in the May 2012 shooting deaths of Janet and Richard Sweet at their home in
Wind Turbine Manufacturer Suing City of West Branch
A wind turbine company with a manufacturing plant in West Branch is suing the city for violating a tax agreement.
Acciona Windpower North America filed a lawsuit Friday against the City of West Branch for breaching a tax increment development agreement.
The 2008 agreement stipulated Acciona create 110 new jobs and make
IC Man Who Crashed into Scheels Sentenced to 17 Years in Prison
An Iowa City man who crashed his SUV through the front door of Scheels at Coral Ridge Mall in December of 2012 has been sentenced to 17 years in prison.
The Iowa City Press Citizen reports that 24-year old Joseph Moreno of Lafayette Street was sentenced Monday to 10 years for first-degree criminal mischief,
Former UI President Named New Head of Smithsonian
The Smithsonian Board of Regents has named a former president of the University of Iowa to lead the world's largest museum and research complex in the nation's capital.
The governing board announced Monday that it selected Cornell University President Dr. David Skorton after a closely guarded six-month
Victim in Pheasant Ridge Shooting Received Serious Injuries
Police say the woman injured in a shooting over the weekend at the Pheasant Ridge Apartments received serious injuries.
ICPD officials said Monday that over a dozen shots were fired during the incident Friday night on the 2600 block of Bartelt Road.
Police responded just after 11:45 Friday night to
Former UI Student Sues to Overturn Conviction in Pentacrest Sexual Assault Case
A former University of Iowa student sentenced to ten years in prison for sexually assaulting a woman on the Pentacrest is suing the state of Iowa to have the conviction overturned.
21-year-old Evan Michael Pfeifer of Lake Barrington, Illinois, claims his counsel did not properly inform him
IC Woman Accused of Keeping Meth, Marijuana in Presence of 6-Year-Old Son
An Iowa City woman faces charges that she kept methamphetamine and marijuana in the presence of her six-year-old son.
Just after 11pm Sunday a caller told police that his former sister-in-law told him that his ex-wife was doing drugs in the presence of their six-year-old son. Officers arrived at