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2 Iowa officers killed in apparent ambush attacks

Manhunt for suspects underway

Two Iowa police officers have been shot and killed in separate apparent ambush attacks, Des Moines police said Wednesday.Des Moines police have launched a manhunt for the suspect or suspects, according to a police spokesperson.

Railroad settles Mississippi River oil spill claim

Area affected between Wis. and Iowa

A railroad company has agreed to pay $625,000 to cover environmental costs related to a 2008 derailment that caused an oil spill in the Mississippi River between Iowa and Wisconsin.

No. 14 Wisconsin holds off Iowa 26-24

Gordon ties Big Ten rushing mark

Melvin Gordon surpassed 2,000 yard rushing with 200 yards and two touchdowns, and 14th-ranked Wisconsin held off Iowa 26-24 on Saturday for its sixth straight win.

Iowans consider 2016 Walker candidacy

Walker considering whether to run

High above downtown Des Moines, a group of young Republicans gathered over lunch for the monthly meeting of the "Bull Moose Club" spent an afternoon digesting the results of this month's election.

Wisconsin women win Big Ten Tournament

Beat Iowa 1-0 in double-overtime

Wisconsin women's soccer won the Big Ten Tournament Championship Sunday in West Lafayette, Ind. They beat Iowa 1-0 in double-overtime. 

Officials: Man at Iowa 'murder' house stabs self

House is location to several unsolved murders

Authorities say a man staying overnight at a southern Iowa house where several brutal murders took place in 1912 has been hospitalized following a self-inflicted stab wound.

Minnesota races past No. 20 Iowa 95-89

Gophers had lost six of their last eight

Austin Hollins scored a career-high 27 points on 8-for-10 shooting, DeAndre Mathieu had 19 points and seven assists and the Minnesota Golden Gophers bounced back with a 95-89 victory Tuesday night over number 20 Iowa.

Wisconsin tops Iowa 79-74

Kaminsky leads Badgers to fifth straight win

The way Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan sees it, the 16th-ranked Badgers are playing better because they're making shots.

Army discharged kidnapping suspect

Smith served with Wisconsin-based Army Reserve from 2011-2012

The U.S. Army Reserve says a woman charged with kidnapping her half sister's newborn this month was involuntarily removed from duty.

Ohio State upsets No. 17 Iowa 76-69

Hawkeyes lose second straight at home

Aaron Craft had 17 points with six assists and six steals to help Ohio State upset 17th-ranked Iowa 76-69 on Tuesday night for its third win in four games.

Iowa blows past Minnesota

Gophers host Badgers on Wednesday

Iowa sprinted past Minnesota in a 94-73 come-from-behind win at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.

Iowa stuns Ohio State

Buckeyes suffer rare second consecutive loss

Iowa was looking for a signature win against a highly-ranked opponent. Ohio State was hoping to bounce back from its first loss of the season.

Northern Illinois stuns Hawkeyes

Huskies beat Iowa for first time

Jordan Lynch passed for three touchdowns and Mathew Sims kicked a 36-yard field goal with four seconds left as the visiting Huskies rallied in the fourth quarter to beat the Hawkeyes.

Motorcyclist charged in fatal OWI out on signature bond

Montfort man faces OWI homicide charges, officials say

A Montfort man left Iowa County Jail Tuesday wearing an electronic monitoring bracelet after he received a signature bond for allegedly leaving the scene of a fatal motorcycle crash Sunday.

Walker to headline Iowa GOP event

Governor says he's attending at Branstad's request

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker will visit Iowa this week to deliver a speech that may bolster speculation that he will run for president in 2016.