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Millions of people in the U.S. are under air quality alerts. Here’s what doctors want everyone to know about staying healthy and avoiding problems when the air is thick with smoke.
Lionel Messi says he'll join Miami's MLS team, the Iron Sheik dies at 81, and more of today's trending news
Lionel Messi has pulled off his latest stunning feat: He is headed to Major League Soccer and joining Inter Miami. Get more on that and other trending news here.
A lawsuit filed Wednesday alleges a Wold company worked on The Davenport under the previous owner.
Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker has signed the state’s $50.4 billion fiscal year 2024 budget into law, hailing it for being balanced and its “transformative investments” in early childhood, K-12 schools and higher education. Pritzker, flanked by his fellow Democrats Senate President Don Harmon and House Speaker Emanuel “Chris” Welch, signed the budget Wednesday. The signing was held at Christopher House, a pre-K through eighth grade nonprofit school in Chicago, to highlight an initial $250 million investment in a new program called Smart Start that aims to expand preschool access. The budget also invests $350 million for K-12 education and $100 million for college scholarships and to provide free access to community colleges.
Lionel Messi picks MLS's Inter Miami in a move that stuns soccer after exit from Paris Saint-Germain
Lionel Messi says he is coming to Inter Miami and joining Major League Soccer. After months of speculation, Messi announced his decision to join a Miami franchise that has been led by another global soccer icon in David Beckham since its inception but has yet to make any real splashes on the field. That will likely soon change. One of Inter Miami’s owners, Jorge Mas, tweeted out a photo of a darkly silhouetted Messi jersey shortly before the Argentinian great revealed his decision in interviews with Spanish news outlets Mundo Deportivo and Sport. The seven-time Ballon d’Or winner makes his move after two years with Paris Saint-Germain.
Iowa will receive more than $1 million from a nationwide settlement with the maker of the opioid addiction treatment drug Suboxone.
People gathered Wednesday around Davenport's City Hall to push for justice after the partial collapse of a downtown apartment building.
Intense smoke blanketed the northeastern United States for a second day Wednesday, turning the air a yellowish gray and prompting warnings for people to stay inside and keep windows closed. The smoke is flowing from dozens of wildfires burning in several Canadian provinces. The effects reach as far south as North Carolina and west to Ohio, blotting out skylines and irritating throats. Conditions were especially bad in parts of central New York, where the airborne soot was at hazardous levels.
WAPELLO — It has been a rollercoaster start for the Wapello High School softball team this summer.