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 2020-07-06 15:40 

The Des Moines Register

Another 413 coronavirus cases, no new COVID-19 deaths reported in Iowa...

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

 2020-07-06 15:26 

The Des Moines Register

Letters: Police should be backed, not defunded...

Letters to the Editor July 8-July 13...

 2020-07-06 15:12 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

HELP WANTED: Area businesses ask for customer's spare change during U.S. coin shortage...

The United States has seen a shortage of masks, toilet paper, and now coins during the pandemic. Businesses in eastern Iowa are now asking customers for exact change at check out because of this national coin shortage. There's a game for players of an...

 2020-07-06 15:11 

The Des Moines Register

Iowa State's Rasir Bolton: 'Noose around my neck' comment from Penn State coach Pat Chambers 'no slip of the tongue'...

Rasir Bolton said that Penn State coach Pat Chambers never apologized for the remark, and that "subtle repercussions followed."...

 2020-07-06 14:55 

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[ Davenport ]

Judge orders Dakota Access pipeline shut down pending review...

A federal judge on Monday sided with the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and ordered the Dakota Access pipeline to shut down until more environmental review is done....

 2020-07-06 14:52 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Judge orders shut down of Dakota Access pipeline which cuts through Iowa...

A federal judge has ordered the Dakota Access pipeline to shut down until more environmental review is done. The pipeline has been carrying oil for three years. But U. S. District Judge James Boasberg said in April that the pipeline remains "highly co...

 2020-07-06 14:52 

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[ Davenport ]

Trump lashes out at NASCAR, Bubba Wallace over flag, rope...

WASHINGTON (AP) — After a weekend spent stoking division, President Donald Trump on Monday went after NASCAR's only Black driver and criticized its decision to ban the Confederate flag at its races and venues. Exploiting racial tensions, Trump w...

 2020-07-06 14:52 

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[ Davenport ]

Bruno the Bear tranquilized after making interstate trek through three states...

A black bear spotted along a dirt road in Missouri on Wednesday night has turned out to be one that has now been seen in three states and built a social media following....

 2020-07-06 14:52 

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[ Davenport ]

Justices rule states can bind presidential electors' votes...

The Supreme Court ruled unanimously Monday that states can require presidential electors to back their states' popular vote winner in the Electoral College....

 2020-07-06 14:43 

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[ Davenport ]

Newsfeed Now: 4th of July party goes viral; Tracking Bruno the Bear...

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) A video showin...

 2020-07-06 14:26 

The Des Moines Register

Judge orders Dakota Access pipeline shut down pending environmental review...

The pipeline was the subject of months of protests during its construction near the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation that straddles the North Dakota-South Dakota border....

 2020-07-06 14:24 

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[ Davenport ]

Big Boy restaurant chain changes mascot...

The red plaid, overall laden Big Boy statue will no longer be the face of Big Boy restaurants starting Monday....

 2020-07-06 14:24 

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[ Davenport ]

74-year-old woman killed by Fourth of July 'celebratory gunfire,' NC police say...

Authorities say a 74-year-old woman died after she was struck by celebratory gunfire at a Fourth of July celebration Saturday night....

 2020-07-06 14:24 

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[ Davenport ]

Video of July 4 party goes viral, organizer mildly worried...

A video showing hundreds of people partying in Diamond Lake, near the Michigan-Indiana boarder Saturday, has gone viral....

 2020-07-06 14:19 

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[ Davenport ]

Tokyo Olympics seek COVID-19 defenses, but what exactly?...

Officials of the postponed Tokyo Olympic know they will need defenses against COVID-19 to hold the games a year from now....

 2020-07-06 13:55 

The Des Moines Register

Photos: Goodguys hosts 29th Speedway Motor show...

Capacity limits were imposed on indoor exhibitions and social distancing encouraged among spectators....

 2020-07-06 13:41 

The Des Moines Register

Celebrate our nation's independence — and the power of the rule of law...

The idea that...

 2020-07-06 13:00 

The Des Moines Register

Substitute teachers vital this year: Bench strength is important in sports and in schools...

In most "Return to Learn" plans," the hiring and retention of quality substitute teachers seems to be a forgotten subject....

 2020-07-06 12:48 

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[ Davenport ]

Vehicle burns overnight in Rock Island...

A car is a total loss after it burned in Rock Island. Local 4 was the only news crew on the scene shortly after 1 a.m. in the 2100 block of 5th St. There is no word as to whether there were any injuries. However, a Rock Island Police Department incident r...

 2020-07-06 12:13 

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[ Davenport ]

$20 million funding opportunity to strengthen America's water infrastructure...

Energy Department announces $20M to develop water tech...

 2020-07-06 12:13 

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[ Davenport ]

Officials: 343 more COVID-19 cases in Michigan reported today...

On July 3rd, the state agency said 52,841 people across Michigan had recovered from COVID-19....

 2020-07-06 12:13 

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[ Davenport ]

Experts fear bad tick season amid coronavirus pandemic...

As if there wasn...

 2020-07-06 12:13 

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[ Davenport ]

Australia to shut border between its 2 largest states as Melbourne infections surge...

Australian authorities were preparing to close the border between the country...

 2020-07-06 12:00 

The Des Moines Register

Younger adult Iowans testing positive for coronavirus at an increasing rate...
 2020-07-06 11:51 

The Des Moines Register

One dead, 3 injured in Davenport shooting...

One man is dead and 3 others were injured after shots were fired into a crowd of more than 100 people Sunday morning....

 2020-07-06 11:37 

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[ Davenport ]

Second stimulus check: Where we stand as July begins...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said this week the Senate will consider a new stimulus package in July but some fear a new jobs report could derail any plans for a second round of economic relief payments to Americans....

 2020-07-06 11:37 

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[ Davenport ]

Frederick Douglass statue removed at Rochester park...

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) A statue of Frederick Douglass was removed from its base during the Fourth of July holiday weekend. The statue stood at Maplewood Park in Rochester. This is a developing story and will be updated....

 2020-07-06 11:37 

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[ Davenport ]

Attorney confirms Vanessa Guillen remains positively identified...

KILLEEN, Texas Guillen family attorney Natalie Khawam confirmed Sunday evening, the remains found along the Leon River in Bell County have been positively identified as Specialist Vanessa Guillen. The Fort Hood soldier went missing April 22nd. During a pr...

 2020-07-06 11:37 

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[ Davenport ]

Places of worship told to stop singing, chanting as COVID-19 cases spike in California...

LODI, Calif. (KTXL) — Churches and places of worship have already had to change how they have service because of the pandemic and now they're being asked to make more changes. State guidelines for places of worship now say to stop all singing an...

 2020-07-06 11:37 

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[ Davenport ]

'God has another angel': Broadway star Nick Cordero dies at 41 after COVID-19 battle...

Broadway star Nick Cordero has passed away after battling COVID-19....

 2020-07-06 11:37 

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[ Davenport ]

Oscar-winning movie composer Ennio Morricone dead at 91...

ROME (AP) — Oscar-winning Italian composer Ennio Morricone, who created the coyote-howl theme for the iconic Spaghetti Western "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" and often haunting soundtracks for such classic Hollywood gangster movies as "...

 2020-07-06 11:37 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Hot, humid, mostly dry start to week...

The dog days of summer are here and we've been experiencing the heat and humidity for a while. The heat has been widespread while rainfall has not. The start of the week will be hot and humid, due to the storm track remaining to our north and warm air...

 2020-07-06 11:37 

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[ Davenport ]

Bubonic Plague case diagnosed in China...

BEIJING (AP) — While China appears to have reduced coronavirus cases to near zero, other infectious threats remain, with local health authorities announcing a suspected bubonic plague case in the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. Authorities in the ...

 2020-07-06 11:37 

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[ Davenport ]

Second stimulus check: Report shows first payment saved thousands from poverty...

New research shows the first round of stimulus checks sent to Americans amid the coronavirus pandemic prevented a large increase in poverty....

 2020-07-06 11:00 

The Des Moines Register

New project in Iowa mails abortion pills to patients after video appointments with doctor...

Pilot project aims to make services available to women who live far from abortion clinics. Abortion foes say the system is dangerous and should stop....

 2020-07-06 10:00 

The Des Moines Register

COVID-19 response should protects working communities. Why is the governor putting corporate profits first?...

The governor's reckless obsession with voluntary compliance and corporate profits risks the lives and well-being of all Iowans....

 2020-07-05 04:17 

ourquadcities.com

[ Davenport ]

Henry's Christmas Yard puts up flags to honor military and first responders...

Henry's Christmas Yard is now filled with 24 flags across their boulevard. At Christmas time, Henry has over 150 inflatables to navigate through, but in the summer it's free reign for him. There are four patriot themed inflatables up for the 4th o...

 2020-07-05 04:16 

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[ Davenport ]

Local couple gets married at Overlook Village so grandparents can attend...

John and Katie Sonneville just got married. Their original wedding plans had to be cancelled because of the Coronavirus Pandemic. They had planned to be out in the mountains in Colorado, but instead changed the venue to Overlook Village Senior Living Cent...

 2020-07-05 03:47 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Local firework shows adjust to pandemic...

While many 4th of July activities were canceled due to social distancing precautions, some cities found alternative routes to celebrate the holiday. The city of Coralville held a drive in firework show at the Youth Sports Complex during the evening of Jul...

 2020-07-05 02:51 

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[ Davenport ]

Bruno the Bear makes it to Missouri on interstate trek...

An Elsberry, Missouri police officer spotted a black bear along a dirt road while patrolling Wednesday night....

 2020-07-05 02:51 

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[ Davenport ]

WATCH: One of the largest fireworks displays in Texas...

ABILENE, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) The WesTex Connect Fireworks spectacular, one of the largest fireworks display and show in the state of Texas is set to begin at 10 p.m. central. The WesTex Connect Fireworks Spectacular, presented by WesTex Connect of Abilene, ...

 2020-07-05 02:31 

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[ Davenport ]

Residents march at Moline Police Department to show support for local law enforcement...

A group of people spent their 4th of July by marching around the Moline and Bettendorf Police Departments to show their support for local law enforcement. Organizer, Russ Garza says that he wanted to honor the officers to show them that the community appr...

 2020-07-05 01:38 

The Des Moines Register

Photos: Skydivers color Waukee sky Red, White and Blue...

Two skydivers from Des Moines Skydivers performed a patriotic jump over the skies of Centennial Park in Waukee on Saturday....

 2020-07-05 00:29 

The Des Moines Register

A Des Moines police sergeant has a history of excessive force. Protesters ask: Why is he still there?...

Despite a long history of discipline, Greg Wessels remains employed as a sergeant overseeing the Des Moines Police Department's detective unit....

 2020-07-04 23:55 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Biker seriously injured in Linn County...

A motorcycle rider was seriously hurt Saturday afternoon after going into the ditch. It happened just after 5:00pm in the 4600 block of Urbana Road. The Linn County Sheriff's Office says 61-year-old Jay Matthews of Walker was riding his bike when he l...

 2020-07-04 23:33 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Above normal temperatures for mid-July...

The heat and humidity came in full force towards the end of June and is not going to let up anytime soon. Looking ahead to next week, temperatures will remain in the upper 80s and low 90s each day. In fact, these temperatures are much warmer than what is ...

 2020-07-04 23:19 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Local Boy Scout gives back to community this July 4th...

One local boy scout didn't take this 4th of July off. Henry Selk from troop 42 organized a no contact food drive to help collect food for those in need during the pandemic. The mission started on social media with Henry reaching out to community membe...

 2020-07-04 23:07 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Amana celebrates troops in inaugural holiday event...

COVID-19 may have canceled many 4th of July events across eastern Iowa, but some communities are still celebrating this independence day. The streets in Amana today were flooded with red white and blue as patriotic Iowans celebrated this Fourth of July. V...

 2020-07-04 22:19 

The Des Moines Register

Des Moines Police arrest man in relation to early May attempted murder...

Shannon Travion Pope, 18, is being held on charges of attempted murder. His bond is set at $500,000....

 2020-07-04 21:33 

ourquadcities.com

[ Davenport ]

Illinois new cases: 862; Rock Island County new cases: 24...

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 862 new cases on Saturday, giving the state 146,612 positive cases in total. The state also announced 10 deaths, which is the lowest number since March 30. There are now 7,014 deaths due to COVID-19 in Ill...

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