Prof's 'f-word' e-mail to conservative group sparks controversy

University of Iowa Professor Ellen Lewin likely won't face punishment for a controversial e-mail she sent to members of the UI College Republicans this week.

UI condemns three racial slur incidents outside Hillcrest

One African American student who said she was a target of the slurs outside Hillcrest Residence Hall said she reported the incident because she believed it became a "safety issue."

Parole Board denies Fry's release

Curtis Fry will stay in prison for at least four more months — and likely longer — after the Iowa Board of Parole refused to release him from prison Wednesday.

School district delays teaching cuts

Iowa City School District officials are delaying plans to cut 22 full-time equivalent positions for the upcoming school year.

UI, Iowa City embrace Earth Week

Though city officials scheduled fewer events for this year's Earth Day, officials said there's still ample opportunities to get involved.

Southeast Side documentary sparks debate

Prejudice exists in Iowa City, panel and audience members said Wednesday night — both racial discrimination and discrimination against those in low-income housing.

Spotlight: Grad student counsels across cultures

Lauren Levy once worked had the job that many college students dream of. But she gave it all up.

Supervisors eye council on local foods

The Johnson County Board of Supervisors is considering appointing a food policy council to address local food-related issues.

U.S. departments push awareness of health care changes

U.S. secretaries of Health and Human Services and Education took part in a national conference call Wednesday, hoping to raise campus awareness about the Affordable Care Act.

Christie Vilsack eyes 4th District run

Huckabee leads in Iowa, one poll says

Hayek to seek re-election

Trump won't make move that helps Obama

Magic Johnson lecture canceled

Bachmann to speak in Des Moines

Police seek robbery suspect

Mascher to move


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