Iowa Hawkeyes cornerback B.J. Lowery was named the Jim Thorpe Defensive Back of the Week yesterday. Lowery registered two interceptions for touchdowns as the Hawkeyes dismissed Western Michigan 59-3 last weekend. He is the first player in program history with two picks for scores in a single game.
Republicans in Congress had to retreat a bit, and pass a so called “clean” funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security.
It is another one of the signs of spring. The beginning of severe weather spotter training classes.
Jurors in the Boston Marathon bombing trial spent the first day of testimony listening to heartbreaking stories.
A candlelight vigil is planned this evening (Wednesday) outside the Iowa Air National Guard base in Des Moines to protest the use of weaponized drones.