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Stories with place: Moline
  • Quad Cities woman sentenced in fake cancer scam 
    Updated: Apr-04-14 7:40 am
  • EAST MOLINE, Illinois - A Quad Cities woman was sentenced to five years in prison for forgery after authorities say she lied about having cancer - even creating fake medical records - to swindle her boyfriend.

  • Passenger arrested with loaded gun at Ill. airport 
    Updated: Mar-28-14 12:27 pm
  • MOLINE, Illinois - Authorities have arrested a passenger trying to pass through security with a loaded handgun in his carry-on luggage at Quad City International Airport in western Illinois.

  • Police: 12 razors glued to Illinois playground 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 7:40 am
  • EAST MOLINE, Illinois - Authorities in a western Illinois community are investigating after they discovered a dozen razor blades glued to playground equipment in an East Moline city park.