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 2020-09-24 15:00 

The Des Moines Register

Iowa reports another 6 COVID-19 deaths and 1,341 new coronavirus cases...

Iowa reported its first three COVID-19 cases on March 8. The state's first death was reported March 24....

 2020-09-24 14:51 

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[ Davenport ]

Heavy police presence at Casey's in Park View...

There's a heavy police presence at Casey's in Park View on Thursday morning. Police arrived after a chase on U.S. Highway 61. The staff is currently standing outside behind a police car. It appears to be related to a report of a shooting incident ...

 2020-09-24 14:39 

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[ Davenport ]

Newsfeed Now: Protests across America: Battle over SCOTUS vacancy heats up...

Weekdays at 11:30 a.m. EST, Newsfeed Now will be streaming the top stories in the U.S. utilizing our newsrooms across the country. If you miss the live report, you'll be able to see a replay minutes after the stream ends. (KARK/NEXSTAR) Anger, frustra...

 2020-09-24 14:30 

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[ Davenport ]

Utility worker identified, killed in crash while helping restore power in Sally aftermath...

UPDATE: Noxubee County Coroner R.L. Calhoun confirms to WKRG News 5 the man killed has been tentatively identified as 36-year-old, Darrel Holt, from Missouri. The coroner could not confirm which electric utility he worked for. Mobile Ala. (WKRG) — A...

 2020-09-24 14:26 

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[ Davenport ]

Thousands, including President Trump, pay respects to Ginsburg at Supreme Court...

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump were among the thousands paying respects to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg at the Supreme Court on Thursday....

 2020-09-24 14:26 

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[ Davenport ]

Child killed, 3 others injured in Oklahoma house explosion, officials say...

Officials say a child is dead and three other family members are injured after a house exploded in Oklahoma City....

 2020-09-24 14:25 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

New unemployment claims in Iowa continue to decrease...

New unemployment claims in Iowa continue to drop. According to Iowa Workforce Development, more than 63,000 claims are still open for the week of September 13-19. But that total is more than 2,000 less than the week before. Workers in these industries are...

 2020-09-24 14:22 

The Des Moines Register

UNI graduate 'Justice Joan' Larsen emerges as finalist for Supreme Court...

In just five years, Joan L. Larsen has gone from a little-known University of Michigan legal scholar to a prominent federal appeals court judge and now a candidate for the high court....

 2020-09-24 14:05 

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[ Davenport ]

Dismay over Breonna Taylor spills into America's streets...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Anger, frustration and sadness over the decision not to charge Kentucky police officers for Breonna Taylor's death poured into America's streets as protesters lashed out at a criminal justice system they say is stacked...

 2020-09-24 13:58 

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[ Davenport ]

Ohio family discovers family WWII heirloom tucked away in a box...

DELAWARE, Ohio (WCMH) A priceless family heirloom, uncovered after a Delaware County family moved their elderly mother into assisted living. They made the discovery while cleaning out the home she had lived in for decades. "I'd been given most of ...

 2020-09-24 13:55 

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[ Davenport ]

Visitor finds 9-carat diamond at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Arkansas...

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KARK) — On Labor Day, Kevin Kinard, a 33-year-old bank branch manager from Maumelle visited Arkansas's Crater of Diamonds State Park and found the second-largest diamond found in the park's history. Kinard has visited the ...

 2020-09-24 13:47 

The Des Moines Register

Judge to rule on absentee ballot lawsuit by Friday...

Two groups are seeking to block enforcement of a law that prohibits county election officials from filling in information missing from absentee ballot requests....

 2020-09-24 13:39 

The Des Moines Register

How do Trump's values fit in with Iowa's? A question for the 47% supporting him...

This isn't about left or right. It's about demanding basic decency, trustworthiness and fair play from whom we elect to the highest office....

 2020-09-24 13:37 

The Des Moines Register

Iowa warrant issued for Omaha man in officer shooting case...

James Lybarger, of Omaha, is charged in the warrant with assaulting a police officer and leaving the scene of an injury accident....

 2020-09-24 13:30 

The Des Moines Register

One year later, how Carson King's beer money is changing lives at Stead Family Children's Hospital...

Young Iowans like preemie Oliver Stokes are benefiting from the $3 million Carson King raised a year ago. His private foundation is working to do more....

 2020-09-24 13:26 

The Des Moines Register

Iowa posts 42% increase in initial unemployment claims, but reason not apparent...

The surge in claims was one of the sharpest since the COVID-19 pandemic began six months ago....

 2020-09-24 13:06 

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[ Davenport ]

The historic role of El Lector in educating cigar factory workers...

More than a century ago, cigar factories were filled with hundreds of immigrant cigar rollers, the strong smell of tobacco, and the sound of knowledge....

 2020-09-24 13:00 

The Des Moines Register

Peterson: Kene Nwangwu is more than a talented Iowa State football player. He's a culture-changer....

Iowa State's Kene Nwangwu sought out the player he replaced, after scoring the first touchdown of the 2020 season....

 2020-09-24 13:00 

The Des Moines Register

Blind Iowa teenager inspiring friends, family and soccer star Lionel Messi...

18-year-old Bailey Martin has become an inspiration to family, friend and even soccer star Lionel Messi....

 2020-09-24 12:07 

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[ Davenport ]

Dismay over Breonna Taylor spills into America's streets...

Anger, frustration and sadness over the decision not to charge Kentucky police officers for Breonna Taylor's death poured into America's streets as protesters lashed out at a criminal justice system they say is stacked against Black people. Violen...

 2020-09-24 12:07 

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[ Davenport ]

Average of the polls: Here's where the numbers are moving in the Biden-Trump race...

Joe Biden has retained a relatively stable national polling lead for months, but several dynamics are at play that could swing polling....

 2020-09-24 12:07 

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[ Davenport ]

Watch: Trump says he won't commit to peaceful transfer of power if he loses...

It is highly unusual that a sitting president would express less than complete confidence in the American democracy's electoral process....

 2020-09-24 12:07 

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[ Davenport ]

Parents of autistic children push for reduced penalty for assaulting police...

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC)- The mother of an adult son with autism is among those supporting a bill to change the penalty for assaulting a law enforcement officer in Virginia. The same legislation has been criticized by some who fear lessening the stakes sends ...

 2020-09-24 12:07 

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[ Davenport ]

The town of Swastika, NY chooses to keep its name...

The group with domain over the town...

 2020-09-24 12:07 

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[ Davenport ]

How can I tell the difference between the flu and COVID-19?...

Body aches, sore throat, fever, cough, shortness of breath, fatigue and headaches are symptoms shared by the two....

 2020-09-24 12:07 

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[ Davenport ]

Iowa mom vows to 'take a stand', drops kids off at school on virtual learning days...

DES MOINES, Iowa Parents trying to work fulltime and help their children with virtual learning are hitting their breaking point. One parent opted to take a stand earlier this week. Amber Funk's three kids are enrolled in a hybrid learning model at Del...

 2020-09-24 12:07 

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[ Davenport ]

Brown bear breaks into the Alaska Zoo, kills popular alpaca...

A wild brown bear tunneled under perimeter fencing and killed a popular alpaca at the Alaska Zoo in Anchorage, officials said Wednesday. It was killed a day later by wildlife officials....

 2020-09-24 12:07 

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[ Davenport ]

Carole Baskin of 'Tiger King' fame sued for defamation...

Carole Baskin, who became a pop culture sensation due to Netflix's docuseries "Tiger King," is being sued for defamation by a former assistant....

 2020-09-24 12:00 

The Des Moines Register

Surviving COVID-19 doesn't necessarily mean recovering. It's another reason why we all need health insurance...

Even a slight increase in long-term health problems from the coronavirus could mean an epidemic of Americans with chronic conditions going forward....

 2020-09-24 11:55 

The Des Moines Register

Iowa State's roster is now set. What can be expected of the new-look Cyclones?...

We know who Iowa State will have available this season, but how the Cyclones will look remains to be seen....

 2020-09-24 11:48 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

City of Hiawatha lifts ban on recreational fires...

The City of Hiawatha has lifted restrictions on recreational fires within city limits, effective September 23. The city said this decision was made because of the progress made when cleaning up storm debris. A recreational fire is an outdoor fire burning ...

 2020-09-24 11:30 

The Des Moines Register

Iowa Poll: Sen. Chuck Grassley's favorability is under 50% for second consecutive poll...

While Grassley's favorability matches a low point, he still has the widest margin of favorable to unfavorable feelings of Iowa politicians tested....

 2020-09-24 11:15 

The Des Moines Register

Iowa Poll: More Iowans now disapprove than approve of Gov. Kim Reynolds' handling of COVID-19...

The number of Iowans who say they approve of the job Gov. Kim Reynolds is doing to address COVID-19 has dropped 15 percentage points since June....

 2020-09-24 11:12 

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[ Davenport ]

Recognizing child abuse through virtual settings...

Many schools around the Quad Cities have been doing full-time remote learning, which can be difficult for students and teachers alike. But there are some other issues that can come from this, including an increased difficulty to spot child abuse. Many tim...

 2020-09-24 11:00 

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[ Davenport ]

Guttenberg German Band will play outdoor concert Oct. 3 in Davenport...

The Guttenberg German Band will be in concert at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3, in the parking lot of the German American Heritage Center, 712 W. 2nd St., Davenport. The group is a traditional German/Bavarian village band with members from Guttenberg, Iowa, and...

 2020-09-24 11:00 

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[ Davenport ]

Rock Island Library offers homebound-resources program...

The Rock Island Library has introduced a home-bound resources services to deliver library materials to Rock Island and Milan residents who are temporarily house-bound. "Though we've always allowed patrons to designate an official representative to...

 2020-09-24 10:01 

The Des Moines Register

With a family military history going back generations, I know Donald Trump is unfit to be commander-in-chief...

We must ensure our troops are prepared and equipped when they are sent into harm's way and care for them and their families when they return home....

 2020-09-24 09:58 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Bo-James one of six Iowa bars cited for violating public health disaster proclamation...

Bo-James Bar, a popular downtown Iowa City establishment, is one of half a dozen bars across the state now cited by the Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division for violating aspects of Governor Reynolds' public health disaster declaration during the COVID-1...

 2020-09-24 04:34 

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[ Davenport ]

Linda Cook review: 'Shortcut' is old-school British horror...

"Shortcut" is old-school in a good way. Set in England, its nifty cinematography and no-frills approach are a welcome relief to those exhausted by screens brimming with pulse-pounding, loud CGI-driven action. It reminds me a little of one of my fa...

 2020-09-24 03:17 

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[ Davenport ]

LGBTQ resource center supports youth mental health during pandemic...

Clock Inc is helping LGBTQ students find community and acceptance. A recent national study shows vast disparity in suicide statistics for LGBTQ individuals....

 2020-09-24 03:15 

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[ Davenport ]

Kentucky governor calls for release of Breonna Taylor evidence...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear called on Attorney General Daniel Cameron during a Wednesday press conference to release further evidence in the Breonna Taylor case. A Kentucky grand jury brought no charges against Louisville police for the kil...

 2020-09-24 03:07 

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[ Davenport ]

Appeals court upholds Deondra Thomas murder conviction...

The Iowa Court of Appeals has affirmed a Scott County conviction for Deondra Thomas, of Davenport, who was charged with first-degree murder and felon in possession of a firearm. The appeal was affirmed Wednesday. In the State v. Deondra Thomas case, Thoma...

 2020-09-24 03:05 

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[ Davenport ]

Bettendorf Football going for another shutout...

The Bettendorf Football team has posted back to back shutouts, they are hoping to make it three in a row on September 25 when they host PV....

 2020-09-24 02:52 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Four-year-old hit by vehicle in Marion...

Police say a 4-year-old child was hit by a vehicle in the 2300 block of 31st Street in Marion. Investigators say the four-year-old crossed the street Wednesday afternoon around 4:20 in front of a vehicle heading south and was hit. An ambulance took the ch...

 2020-09-24 02:35 

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[ Davenport ]

Police presence late Wednesday on 300 block of Paul Revere, Davenport...

A large law-enforcement presence, including Davenport police, Scott County deputies, and Iowa State Patrol, remained in the area of the 300 block of Paul Revere Place, Davenport, about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday in response to a report of gunfire. There were no ...

 2020-09-24 02:32 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Former CR school counselor pleads not guilty to having sex with 14-year-old...

A former Cedar Rapids school counselor, accused of having sex with a 14-year-old boy and trying to buy him a gun, has pleaded not guilty to both charges. Miranda Breeden is charged with one county of enticement of a minor and another count of false statem...

 2020-09-24 02:27 

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[ Davenport ]

Protests break out in Louisville and across the country after Breonna Taylor case announcement...

Protests are expected around the country after a Kentucky grand jury announced their decision in the police shooting death of Black medical worker, Breonna Taylor....

 2020-09-24 02:18 

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[ Davenport ]

2 officers shot in Louisville during protests, expected to recover...

Two police officers were shot in Louisville, Kentucky during protests reacting to the Breonna Taylor case announcement, MetroSafe confirmed to NewsNation....

 2020-09-24 02:00 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Iowa's Unsolved: Hope reignited, after guilty verdict in another cold case...

Back in February, Prosecutor Nick Maybanks stood in court, pleading the jury to find Jerry Burns guilty in the murder of Michelle Martinko. She's the Kennedy High senior who was found murdered in the Westdale Mall parking lot on December 19, 1979. The...

 2020-09-24 01:56 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Lucas Jones says his termination was retaliation and political scapegoating...

Former Cedar Rapids Police Officer Lucas Jones says his firing was retaliation for a complaint he initiated against another officer. A December 2019 letter, labeled Exhibit A, shows a memo Jones sent to Lieutenant Ryan Abodeely of CRPD's Professional ...

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