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Springfield Clinic’s “GIVE75″ Campaign Continues

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Springfield Clinic is celebrating its 75th birthday but the company is giving the presents instead of receiving

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Bar Assoc. Offers Help Voting for Judges

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How do you know how to vote for judges? The Illinois State Bar Association has some help.

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Rauners Say Bruce and Quinn Agree on Social Issues

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Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate businessman Bruce Rauner participates in a Republican gubernatorial candidate debate Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Springfield, Ill. The four Republican gubernatorial candidates said that they’ll be willing to work with unions if elected but differed on how to approach the relationship during a downstate debate that largely focused on pension reform, taxes and just briefly on personal issues that have dogged some of the candidates.

Speaking to a coalition of women supporting her husband’s campaign, Diana Rauner said Gov. Pat Quinn has tried to take the focus off jobs and the economy.

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Springfield Man Sentenced for Bankruptcy Fraud

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A Springfield man has been sentenced to 10 months in federal prison for bankruptcy fraud.

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Three Killed in Vandalia When Train, SUV Collide

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Coroner Bruce Bowen said late Thursday the victims were an adult female and two children, a boy and a girl.

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Tamar Braxton opens up about Vitiligo fight

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The R&B singer was brought to tears talking about the lengths she goes to to hide her debilitating skin condition.

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‘Blurred Lines’ dispute heading to trial

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Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams are heading to trial over allegations they illegally sampled music from Marvin Gaye.

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Next on Taylor’s to-do list: Write a book

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The "Love Story" hitmaker hopes to revive her passion for writing by penning a book.

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Rihanna donates $135K to AIDS charity

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The singer dished out $135,000 at an auction to benefit AIDS research at the star-studded amfAR Inspiration gala.

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Meghan Trainor has beat Michael Jackson

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The "All About That Bass" singer is the first Epic Records artist to score eight weeks at No. 1 on the pop charts.

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Walmart ups ante on holiday shopping

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Starting Saturday, Walmart will do whatever it takes to rope in holiday shoppers however they want to buy.

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App turns your smartphone into a breathalyzer

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Alcohoot turns your smartphone into a portable, personal breathalyzer.

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Dallas man’s ‘Ebola’ house draws criticism in virus-hit city

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The house has been transformed with blue plastic barrels, bio-hazard stickers, yellow caution tape and the word "QUARANTINE."

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Verizon promises no Internet ‘fast lanes’

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Verizon says it's not planning to strike any "fast lane" deals to help some websites load faster than others.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Scaring’ with the ‘Stars’

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Halloween is alive and well on the set of the hit ABC show "Dancing With the Stars."

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Coming soon: The Mustache Hall of Fame

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There are halls of fame for everything from baseball to rock 'n' roll, so why not those with a hairy upper lip?

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Inspiration for ‘Harry Potter’ nemesis revealed

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J.K. Rowling says the much-hated character Dolores Umbridge is based on a teacher to whom she took an instant dislike.

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Pee-wee Herman headed back to big screen

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Actor Paul Reubens is set to reprise his role as suited man-boy Pee-wee Herman in a new movie.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Scaring’ with the ‘Stars’

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Halloween is alive and well on the set of the hit ABC show "Dancing With the Stars."

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PHOTOS: 20 celebrities who dress like Halloween all year

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Some celebrities dress like every day is one big costume party.

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