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Quincy, Illinois and Hannibal, Missouri
Kurt Parsons

The Best Cities in the Tri-States: Which is Your Favorite? [Poll]

I'm always seeing lists online of "the coolest cities in America" or "the best cities in America" or "the best cities to ... fill in the blank." Every time I see one of these stories, I read it. Sometimes local and regional cities make these lists. Forbes named Quincy one of the "best small places to raise a family" a few years ago. Once, Hannibal was among the "most exciting cities in Missouri." More than one Pike County city ranked among the "safest cities in Illinois." If we were to make a list of The Best Cities in the Tri-States, which city would you vote for?

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Jeff Dorsey
Jeff Dorsey

Mayor and Police & Fire Chiefs At Odds Over Proposed Budget Cuts

The battle is on between the Mayor of Quincy and the city's Police and Fire Chiefs over the Mayor’s proposed budget cuts. 

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Xulio Villarino, Getty Images
Xulio Villarino, Getty Images

Wanted: NASA Will Pay You $18,000 to Stay in Bed

How many times have you told yourself, “man, I just want to stay here in bed”? Well your chance may be here and you might get paid thousands of dollars to do so. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration or NASA is looking to hire people to lay in bed for 70 consecutive days and they will pay you $18,000 to do so.

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Maridav, ThinkStock
Maridav, ThinkStock

You Can Still Volunteer For Bridge the Gap

Last year, nearly 2,000 people participated in the Bridge the Gap to Health Race.

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Netflix
Netflix

New Netflix Instant Releases: May 2015

It’s time again to ready your queues, as Netflix prepares to add a bunch of new titles to their streaming service. Coming up in May, we’ve got the new original series Between and Grace and Frankie, as well as classic films, new favorites, and acclaimed hits like Inglourious Basterds and Fruitvale Station. Read on for our guide to the new releases hitting Netflix Instant in May.

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Meghan Trainor The Fray Def Leppard
Kevin Winter / Lisa Maree Williams / Dimitrios Kambouris, Getty Images

Meghan Trainor, The Fray, Carrie Underwood, Def Leppard and More at This Summer’s Iowa State Fair

The Iowa State Fair will take place in Des Moines August 13-23. The grandstand lineup for this year's fair is a good one. Whether you're looking for today's stars, or some of your favorite bands from the 80s and 90s (or even earlier), there are several acts that you will recognize booked for this summer's fair.

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Lea Michele Liam Payne Bella Thorne
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Celebrity Vacation Photos Will Make You Wish You Were Elsewhere [PHOTOS]

Whether it's Liam Payne sharing a pic from Machu Pichu, Lea Michele sunning in the bluest water ever or Bella Thorne posing by an elephant (NBD), we can't help but be insanely envious of their travels.

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Circus
Pascal Le Segretain, Getty Images

What is a Circus Without Elephants?

Anyone who has ever gone to the circus as a kid always remembers that day of watching the clowns, the trapeze acts, the lions and of course, the elephants. I remember my visit as a kid to Madison Square Garden in New York City to see the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus. For me the elephants made the biggest impression that day.

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NASA/Newsmakers , Getty Images
NASA/Newsmakers , Getty Images

Here’s What Missouri, Illinois and Iowa are Doing for Earth Day

Today is Earth Day, a day that we all should step back and think about how we can conserve or recycle to make our planet better. We should all give some thought about helping, not only as individuals, but also as businesses and as a government. With that in mind, here are a few things Missouri, Illinois and Iowa are doing to conserve.  

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Drum Line on Ground
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Highland High School Marching Band to Perform at Holiday Bowl

WorldStrides Heritage Performance has invited Highland High School to perform during the Holiday Bowl. They will join marching bands from across the country in the halftime show finale of this major college bowl game.

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