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Arizona's prolonged lethal injection is fourth in U.S. this year - Daily Iowegian
NEW YORK — Arizona's execution of double-murderer Joseph Wood marked the fourth time this year that a state failed to dispatch a convict efficiently, according to the Constitution Project, a bipartisan legal group. Gov. Jan Brewer, a 69-year-old ...
Technology plays key part in battling police brutality (VIDEO) - Daily Iowegian
One of the first videos of alleged police brutality to gain national notoriety was the 1991 case of Rodney King. Even though the police officers were found not guilty, which led to a riot in Los Angeles, the event showed the power video has on public ...
Techel found guilty on both counts - Daily Iowegian
DAVENPORT — Jurors have found Seth Techel guilty in the 2012 murder of his wife, Lisa, and the couple’s unborn child. This was Techel’s third trial; juries in Ottumwa and Mt. Pleasant failed to reach verdicts, resulting in a pair of mistrials.
Has the ipad lost its swag? - Daily Iowegian
NEW YORK — The company reported this week that sales of its sleek, pricey tablet were down 19 percent from last quarter and 9 percent year-over-year. CEO Tim Cook tried to reassure investors that Apple's new partnership with IBM to sell its devices to ...
Facebook continues moneymaking trend - Daily Iowegian
WASHINGTON — Facebook seems to have figured out - for now at least - the holy grail for all media right now: how to make money selling mobile ads. The social network reported $791 million in profit in the second quarter, more than twice what it earned in ...
ROUNDUP: Three teams tied for lead at midway point - Daily Iowegian
Grandview, Johnston American and Sioux City Headid are in a three-way tie for first place at the Iowa Little League State Tournament, as all teams have played over 50-percent of their pool games. Not far behind them are three more teams with 2-2 records ...
Appanoose County Farm Bureau annual meeting - Daily Iowegian
President Mark McGill welcomed 85 members and guests to the annual meeting of the Appanoose County Farm Bureau on Tuesday, July 15 at the Faith United Methodist Church, south of Centerville. Guest speaker Walt Hackney, who writes DTN’s “Talkin ...
Honey Creek Resort recognized for recycling - Daily Iowegian
MORAVIA — Honey Creek Resort State Park on Rathbun Lake has been selected as having the best government recycling program by the Iowa Recycling Association. “Iowa’s Greenest Resort” received the award July 17 during the Iowa Recycling Association ...
Carlene Hatfield - Daily Iowegian
Wayne Allen Couchman Wayne Allen Couchman, son of Keith and Carol Couchman, was born June 3, 1952 at Albia. He passed on to his heavenly home Friday, July 11, 2014 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines at the age of 62 years, one month and seven days ...
Summertime in the late 40s and 50s in Moravia - Daily Iowegian
Summertime in the early evenings, right after supper meant playing games all over Moravia. One we liked was chalk the corner, beginning at Condras and Firkins and playing in most of Moravia before we were done. One team took the piece of chalk and a 10 ...