Metro

  • Laugh-tivists kick up confusion

    - Aug 27, 2015
    By Hatte Kelley hatte-kelley@uiowa.edu Officials staged a Transparent Inclusive Efficiency Review press conference at the Iowa City Public Library on Wednesday afternoon. The representatives were actually prankster activists, and the entire presentation was a satirical critique...
  • O’Malley supporters hold house parties

    - Aug 27, 2015
    At the top apartment of 118 N. Johnson St., sprawled on the living room floor, 13 University of Iowa students gathered to listen to former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley — who happened to be more than...
  • - Aug 27, 2015
    By Katelyn Weisbrod katelyn-weisbrod@uiowa.edu The University of Iowa Recreational Services offers much more than just a gym. The Campus Recreation & Wellness Center will host the first RecFest from 2-6 p.m. today to show students and...
  • The Daily Break (08/27/15)

    - Aug 26, 2015
    HOROSCOPES ARIES (March 21-April 19): Keep your emotions in check and offer a little charm and flirtation. It’s how you approach the people you deal with that will make the difference. Be sure you do your...
  • Safety in the pod

    - Aug 26, 2015
    Pod-style restrooms provide a safe space for LGBT students. By Sarah Hirsch sarah-hirsch@uiowa.edu For many dormitory residents, the days of communal bathrooms are no more. The University of Iowa has completed the renovation of all showers...
  • Tasting Iowa City

    - Aug 26, 2015
    Central Iowa City will welcome more than 40 vendors on its streets from 4-8 p.m. today for the ninth-annual Taste of Iowa City. The event, strategically held just as new students flood the city, is designed...
  • UI ‘expands’ housing again

    - Aug 26, 2015
    For some, UI living arrangements are up in air. By Cindy Garcia cindy-garcia@uiowa.edu As students settle into their new dorm rooms for the rest of the semester, the place University of Iowa freshman Selim Lee temporarily...
  • Egg prices jump after flu

    - Aug 26, 2015
    Avian-influenza outbreak pushes up egg prices across the state. By Ali Krogman alison-krogman@uiowa.edu The saying “don’t put all your eggs in one basket” rings true more than ever for Iowan farmers and consumers after the recent...
  • Clinton to unveil rural policy in visit to Iowa

    - Aug 26, 2015
    As Hillary Clinton continues to fight for the trust of voters with the burden of her private email controversy lingering, she’s changing the subject with her latest trip to the Hawkeye State. Clinton is set to...
  • Police briefs

    - Aug 26, 2015
    Man charged with theft, forgery Authorities have accused a Neptune Beach, Florida, man of stealing money. Jeffrey Stewart, 52, was charged with two counts of first-degree theft and forgery on March 2, 2012. According to online...