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Recent editors' picks

'It just blew up': Tiny Bug Soother company hits it big

If you've been bothered by gnats this summer, someone you know may have recommended you try Bug Soother. It's an all-natural spray that com… Read more

New I-74 Bridge will remove hazards of old bridge

For many Quad-Citans whose daily commute takes them across the Interstate 74 Bridge, the span rarely gets a second thought. Read more

'Many hands make light work': Kent Corp. aids Muscatine flood clean-up

MUSCATINE — The city of Muscatine got a helping hand from nearly 100 Kent Corporation volunteers Friday to clean the Mississippi riverfront… Read more

Salvation Army leadership in Muscatine is changing after 5 years

MUSCATINE — From Minnesota to Chicago to Muscatine, Salvation Army Lts. Cristian and Brook Lopez are getting ready for their next move, but… Read more

History-making Tzomes was first African-American to command a U.S. submarine

"It's the Veteran, not the reporter, who has given us the freedom of the press.It's the Veteran, not the poet, who has given us the freedom… Read more

'Little Nahant can only do so much': Nahant Marsh helps decrease floods, but gets damaged too

Davenport's Nahant Marsh absorbed billions of gallons of floodwater this spring that helped decrease flooding downstream, but the marsh was… Read more



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Only online: Photo galleries

Today’s top pics: Thousands call for resignation and more

Top photos of the day as selected by the Associated Press. Read more

Celebrity Birthdays for June 24

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Mindy Kaling, Solange Knowles, Mick Fleetwood and Jeff Beck. Read more

Moments from history: June 24

Highlights from major events that happened around the world on this day in history. Read more

Scenes from the red carpet at the 2019 BET Awards

Check out celebrity arrivals at the BET Awards Sunday night in Los Angeles. Read more

Photos: Interstate 74 Bridge Construction Update

Construction work continues on the new Interstate 74 bridge between Moline and Bettendorf spanning the Mississippi river. Read more

Celebrity Birthdays for June 23

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, Randy Jackson, Frances Mc… Read more

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Only online: Recent videos

Massive Philadelphia refinery fire contained

There are no reports of injuries or evacuations after an early morning fire broke out at a 150-year-old refinery complex in Philadelphia. (… Read more

Prosecutors: Woman killed for fake $9 million internet offer

Authorities say Alaska teens hoping to cash in on a $9 million online offer brutally killed a woman on a popular trail outside Anchorage, s… Read more

Migrant children held at border describe neglect

Lawyers who interviewed migrant children at a US Customs and Border Protection facility near El Paso, Texas say the children are dirty, don… Read more

Genetically modified salmon enters new phase in US

Restaurants could be among the first places in the U.S. to serve genetically modified salmon. The fish eggs by AquaBounty recently arrived … Read more

Woman drives car into pool in Missouri

Authorities say a 93-year-old woman headed to a water exercise class drove her car into an indoor pool in central Missouri on Tuesday. (Jun… Read more

Iran releases video of purported US drone downing

Iran releases video of purported US Drone downing Read more