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March Comes Roaring Into Central Illinois Like A Lion

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The Illinois Department of Transportation is warning drivers about potentially hazardous travel conditions as a winter storm moves through the…

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Local Expert Favors Net Neutrality

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UIS expert says those without "deep pockets" will have equal access to internet.

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Rauner Holding Fast to Reallocation to Get Through Rest of the Fiscal Year

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The Governor holds General Assembly responsible for budget shortfalls.

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Winter Weather Advisory Effective 6PM Saturday – 6PM Sunday

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4 - 6 inches of snow expected in the area; snow emergency in effect at 7pm tonight in Springfield.

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Snow Emergency Declared in Springfield; Salt Supplies Plentiful

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The City of Springfield has declared another snow emergency -- it's in effect from 7:00 Saturday night through 7:00 Monday night.

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Turn it down: Study says millions at risk for hearing loss

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A new study shows almost half of all 12 to 35-year-olds listen to unsafe levels of music on their personal audio devices or cellphones.

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This week’s top pop songs

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LISTEN: This week's top pop songs, according to the latest Billboard chart.

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This week’s top R&B tracks

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LISTEN: This week's top R&B tracks, according to the latest Billboard chart.

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Jodeci return with first album in 20 years

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"Every Moment" is the first single from upcoming album "The Past, The Present, The Future."

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Lionel Richie blasts Kanye West

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The soul star says he doesn't agree with the rapper's use of the N-word.

Lifestyle

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Labs are America’s top dog

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Labrador retrievers reigned as the nation's top dog for the 24th year.

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Fruits and vegetables get a star-studded marketing push

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What if cauliflower got the same type of marketing firepower as candy bars and potato chips?

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Diverse emojis coming to a phone near you

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The use of emojis has become universal — but their look hasn't.

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Lexus, Mazda get highest marks in ‘Consumer Reports’ study

The company logo is seen on the bonnet of a Mazda car during the media day ahead of the 84th Geneva Motor Show at the Palexpo Arena in Geneva March 5, 2014.

Japanese brands took four of the top five places in the annual "report card."

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How to properly quit a job

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According to a fall 2014 report from the U.S. Department of Labor, more American workers are on the move than ever before.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: 2-year-old sings National Anthem, makes America better

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Adorable Trent Harris singing the "Star Spangled Banner" before the start of a high school basketball game will make you proud to be an American.

News

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look at some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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What color is this dress?

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The "great dress debate" has been dividing the Internet. Are you team #WhiteandGold or team #BlueandBlack?

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PHOTOS: Leonard Nimoy through the years

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Although he capped his "Star Trek" run with a notable career as both an actor and director, in the public's mind he will always be Spock.

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‘Star Trek’ star Leonard Nimoy dead at 83

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The world famous Mr. Spock has passed away.

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Llama drama captivates the nation

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Llama I'm coming home! Two llamas making a therapy visit to an Arizona retirement community escaped, sparking a hilarious chase caught live on TV.

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Research Study

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Color Dash 5K!

Color Dash

Come and enjoy the World’s Brightest 5k with us benefiting the YMCA of Springfield’s Strong Kids Scholarship Fund!

Animal Protective League

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Check out APL’s Pet of the Week!

KidsFest 2015

KidsFest 2015

Pack up your family and head to KidsFest on February 28th!

Closings & Delays

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Get the latest closing/delay info HERE!