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Austin police kill man after shooting at Mexican consulate in Texas capital

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov 28 (Reuters) - Police in Austin shot and killed a man who opened fire on a U.S. federal courthouse, Mexican consulate and police ... »

Lone Tree man arrested after assault in vehicle

NORTH LIBERTY — A Lone Tree man is accused of assaulting a woman while traveling from Coralville to North Liberty.

According to North ... »

Cedar Rapids man accused of stealing, cashing Red Cross check

WATERLOO — A Cedar Rapids man who was a volunteer for the American Red Cross is accused of stealing and cashing an check from the organizati ... »

Firefighters advise caution during winter months

CEDAR RAPIDS — A Nov. 14 house fire in southeast Cedar Rapids started with a space heater, according to city officials.

The blaze, whi ... »

Police: Iowa City soccer coach stopped for DUI reaches for handgun

IOWA CITY — Police say the girls soccer head coach at Iowa City High School attempted to pull a handgun out of his pocket when he was pulled ... »

Keota man charged with burglary of North Liberty home

NORTH LIBERTY — A Keota man faces a felony burglary for allegedly breaking into a North Liberty garage and attacking the homeowner.

Ac ... »

ISU professor studying interrogation techniques

AMES — An Iowa State University professor is leading an international team that aims to change the way law enforcement thinks about interrog ... »

Cedar Rapids man pleads guilty to charges related to heroin death

CEDAR RAPIDS — A Cedar Rapids man who provided heroin to a subject who died of an overdose has pleaded guilty to federal charges.

Acco ... »

Man killed in Waterloo stabbing identified

WATERLOO — Police said a man died after someone stabbed him Tuesday.

Police responded at 5:41 p.m. to the 1800 block of West Third Str ... »

North Liberty ordinance would enforce cleanup for meth labs

NORTH LIBERTY — Officials are hoping new city ordinances will better establish local enforcement on meth lab cleanup and drug paraphernalia. ... »

Iowa City man charged with attempted murder

IOWA CITY — Authorities have charged an Iowa City man with attempted murder after police say he used a piece of broken glass to stab his wif ... »

Convicted former Marion investment broker sold forfeited property, according to indictment

A former Marion investment broker already serving federal prison time for scamming several victims out of thousands is now charged with attempting ... »

Protesters unite in Iowa City in support of Ferguson

IOWA CITY — When Tayo Ajose goes into a store, she’s careful to hold the item she wants to buy prominently in front of her body. The ... »

Iowa City police investigating weekend robberies

IOWA CITY — The Iowa City Police Department is investigating a pair of weekend robberies.

The first robbery was reported to police at ... »

Missouri police officer not charged in black teen’s shooting

FERGUSON, Mo. (Reuters) — A Missouri police officer has not been charged for the fatal August shooting of an unarmed black teenager, an inci ... »

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