Iowa City Owl

Puppy thief accused of stealing cellphones

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The woman facing charges for stealing two puppies from a pet store in Iowa City is facing additional charges, according to recent reports. She allegedly stole cellphones from another business in nearby Coralville.
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Driver rolls van in downtown Iowa City

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Drivers in Iowa City a little before 4 p.m. witnessed an unusual accident downtown on Dubuque St. A van rolled over with 5 people in it, and responders had to work to remove the people from the van safely.
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Iowa City workers save six ducks

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The Iowa City Police Department and several maintenance workers performed a good deed Saturday afternoon as they saved a family of six ducklings that were trapped in a storm sewer while the mother waited anxiously.
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Twitter’s Two-Step Verification Method

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You’ve probably heard of the numerous hacking of major corporations’ websites that happened earlier this year and Twitter is one of them. That’s why the developers of the micro-blogging site recently introduced a two-step verification method to add extra security for its users. 
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Apple Cuts iPad Mini Shipments in Half

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Apple is reportedly cutting down the shipments of iPad Mini in half due to less demand for the said device.
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US Cellular service down for over five hours

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Users of US Cellular in the eastern Iowa area expressed their frustration at extended downtime this evening.
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AT&T to drop Facebook Phone

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The hype was all about the Facebook phone when it was to come out, but the sales of the HTC First have been unbelievably bad. In fact, they are so bad that AT&T will drop the phone completely, according to reports.
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Thirty-Seven pass alcohol compliance

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Iowa City conducted its alcohol sales law compliance checks Saturday, May 10 throughout the evening, and 37 of the 40 businesses passed the compliance checks.
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Iowa City man allegedly robbed a child

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An Iowa City man was arrested Sunday afternoon and faces charges after he allegedly robbed a young boy at gunpoint, according to a recent post on kcrg.com. He faces a list of charges associated with the incident after the boy reported the crime to the Iowa City Police Department.
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Amazon Rumored to be Developing Smartphone with Holographic 3-D Display

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Amazon is about to answer Sci-Fi geeks dreams by developing a smart phone with a holographic 3-D display. 
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