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    Veterans get free dental care for a day

    Veterans were offered free dental care Saturday, June 27, 2015 at Aspen Dental.

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    Greece on brink as bailout talks collapse

    Anxious Greeks were queuing at ATMs to withdraw money, worried that the country may have little option now but to abandon the euro. Billions have already been taken out in recent months as the crisis wore on.

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    Hispanic leaders urge NBC to cut ties to Donald Trump

    A coalition of Latino organizations is stepping up the pressure on NBCUniversal to reconsider its business relationship with Donald Trump.

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    Women’s World Cup 2015: ‘Defense wins titles,” says U.S. star Sauerbrunn

    The USWNT has not exactly been winning new fans at the Women's World Cup, but its defensive approach is paying off.

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    Hundreds injured in explosion at Taiwan water park

    Taiwan's Ministry of Health and Welfare put out a call for medical supplies and skin grafts for the hundreds injured after flammable powder exploded in midair at a recreational water park, Taiwanese media reported.

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    Record heat expected for Northwest, already parched by drought

    Though only six days old, summer is wasting no time and is forecast to bake the Northwest with record-setting 100-plus temperatures Saturday even as the region reels from drought.

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    Car wash customers surprised when Davenport church pays them $1

    A Davenport church was on a mission Saturday, June 27, 2015. A mission to give. Vineyard Church of Davenport held its yearly $1 car wash and lunch.  But, instead of the customers paying $1, the church volunteers paid them. According to Kaleb Faison, who helped with the event, the customers were surprised when they learned that instead of paying a dollar, they were receiving one.  Around 100 people turned out for the event. In addition to the car wash and lunch, […]

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    Activist takes down Confederate flag outside S.C. State House

    In the 10 days since a young white supremacist walked into a historically black church in South Carolina and killed nine people, the sight of the Confederate battle flag flying on the grounds of the state Capitol has been unbearable for many.

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    Photos: Even more wildlife in the QC

    From geese on the Mississippi River to white tailed deer and everything in between, wildlife can be seen in many places in the Quad Cities area.

  • Authorities crack down on drinking while boating on Iowa waterways

    During the final weekend of June 2015, boaters could expect to be under a watchful eye as they embarked on the waterways. The Iowa Department of Natural Resources, partnered with federal, state and local authorities, held “Operation Dry Water” starting Friday, June 26 and lasting through June 28.  The goal was to draw attention to the dangers of boating under the influence. “We will conduct boating while intoxicated focused enforcement with increased patrols, check points, and be administering breath tests […]

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    Authorities identify 9 people killed in Alaska plane crash

    (CNN) — Authorities have tentatively identified all nine bodies from a sightseeing plane that crashed into a cliff in southeast Alaska. Eight passengers and a pilot were on board the flight. On Friday, Alaska State Troopers identified the victims as: Hal Cheney, 71, and Mary Doucette, 59, both of Lodi, California; Glenda Cambiaso, 31, and Hugo Cambiaso, 65, both of North Potomac, Maryland; June Kranenburg, 73, and Leonard Kranenburg, 63, both of Medford, Oregon; Margie Apodaca, 63, and Raymond Apodaca, […]

  • Association specializing in structure remodeling arrives in the Quad Cities

      The National Association of the Remodeling Industry has entered into the Quad Cities. As NARI made its entrance into the community, the association held its chapter grand opening in Davenport, Iowa. NARI is a trade association that is “dedicated solely to the remodeling industry,” according to the association.  It networks with local contractors to both help homeowners looking for qualified companies and works with contractors to show them the most up-to-date practices. “Whether you’re a small two-man crew or […]

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