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Local

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Post-Rioting Prayer Vigil in Springfield Tonight

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Ferguson may serve as an example to improve police/community relations

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Christian County Authorities Investigate Baby Death

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A one month old baby is dead in Kincaid.

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Illinois Ebola Hotline Suspended

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The number of calls to it has fallen sharply.

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Abner Mikva Receives Congressional Medal of Honor

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A longtime federal judge and five-term Democratic congressman from Illinois has received America's highest civilian honor.

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USDA: That’s a Wrap for Illinois Crops

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Corn 97 percent finished

Music

in Music, Entertainment

Bono, Robin Thicke among year’s ‘least influential’

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The musicians top a list of 30 uninspiring stars who "took up vast clouds of oxygen" and "gave us back nothing of use."

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Justin Bieber recording with Michael Jackson’s son

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The "Baby" hitmaker is reportedly recording in secret with the King of Pop's son, Prince.

in Music, Sports

Katy Perry to headline Super Bowl halftime show

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The "Roar" hitmaker oins the likes of Madonna, Beyoncé and Prince to perform at the NFL's Super Bowl halftime show.

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PHOTOS: American Music Awards red carpet arrivals

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Music's biggest stars strut their stuff on the AMA red carpet.

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Boy bands top American Music Awards, ladies lead performances

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Boy bands bested pop's leading women in the top award categories at the AMAs.

Lifestyle

in Black Friday, Lifestyle

Does this town have the ugliest Christmas tree in America?

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It's like "A Charlie Brown Christmas" for some folks in Pennsylvania and they're not impressed.

in Black Friday, Lifestyle

Talkin’ turkey: Thanksgiving meal costs barely rise

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A decline in turkey prices helped hold down the cost of preparing Thanksgiving dinner.

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U.S. introduces menu-labeling standards for chain restaurants

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Sweeping new rules will require calorie counts on menus and establish a national standard for nutrition information.

in Black Friday, Lifestyle

Turkey contest gives new meaning to ‘all you can eat’

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Competitive eater Joey Chestnut has won a turkey-eating contest, setting a record by devouring an entire bird.

in Lifestyle

Pope declares sainthood of 2 Indians, 4 Italians

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Pope Francis conferred sainthood on six people on Sunday, praising their "creative" commitment to helping the poor.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Tim Allen’s turkey race

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Tim Allen faces off against Jimmy Fallon in a ridiculous Thanksgiving-themed challenge.

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in Black Friday, Entertainment

PHOTOS: Macy’s Parade through the years

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For 88 years the iconic Macy's Parade has been a Thanksgiving tradition.

in Entertainment

William Shatner needs your help to publish his book

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The "Star Trek" star wants to publish a book explaining the mysteries of modern technology.

in Entertainment

‘Horrible Bosses 2′ reunites goofball trio for kidnapping comedy

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After an unsuccessful attempt to murder their "Horrible Bosses" in the 2011 hit comedy, buddies Nick, Kurt and Dale reunite.

in Sports, Viral Videos

Dude Perfect: Seattle Seahawks edition

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Super Bowl QB Russell Wilson hits insane targets, draws a Seahawk, sings "Sweet Home Alabama" and more!

in Black Friday, Viral Videos

John Oliver takes on Turkey pardoning

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The silly tradition is lampooned by the "Last Week Tonight" host.

in Entertainment

Another Cosby show nixed as assault allegations mount

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The embattled comedian's standup show has been canceled, the latest of several cancellations following sexual assault allegations.

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