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Case Continued in Child Porn Case

Case continued to later this month

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Palazzolo Frustrated With Lack of Vision for Springfield

Palazzolo says he is tired of the city just settling for the status quo

A box from Amazon.com is pictured on the porch of a house in Golden, Colorado on July 28, 2008.

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Amazon set to open first physical store

The online retail giant plans to open its first brick-and-mortar store in midtown Manhattan.

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Torrance: McIlroy has joined pantheon of greats

Rory McIlroy's accomplishments this season have helped him join Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, and Seve Ballesteros among the pantheon of golfing greats.

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Four Kids, Ages 13 and 10, Charged in Springfield Burglary

Four boys were taken into custody late Wednesday after police responded to a burglary in progress.

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Ruling Delayed on Detention in Bolingbrook Islamic State Case

Mohammed Hamzah Khan's detention hearing Thursday in federal court in Chicago followed his arrest Saturday at O'Hare International Airport.

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Lavin Testifies in Chicago NRI Hearings

Gov. Pat Quinn’s former chief of staff is being questioned by legislators about the Neighborhood Recovery Initiative.

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Police Seek Tips on East Side Carjacking

Springfield Police are still looking for help solving an east side carjacking.

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Lawmakers want to bar entry of W. Africans over Ebola fears

More than two dozen lawmakers want to ban travelers from the countries hit hardest by the Ebola virus.

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Central Illinois Foodbank Nets National Prize

Springfield beats out larger cities in charitable contest

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Unemployment claims fall, point to labor market strength

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment fell to nearly the lowest level since before the recession, a sign of growing steam in the U.S. labor market.

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Equal Pay Becomes Personal in Senate Race

Durbin defends his office payroll

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NRI a Failure? Not Everyone Agrees

Another day of hearings today

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Bigger iPad isn’t coming just yet

Apple planned to start producing the larger screen tablet this year but has been struggling to produce enough new iPhones to meet demand.

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Obamacare site expects record-breaking traffic

An improved HealthCare.gov should break its own record for online traffic next month, when consumers begin to enroll in private insurance for 2015.

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Amanda Bynes accused of shoplifting from NYC store

The troubled actress denied the claims, saying she grabbed the hat in a bid to disguise herself after being chased by fans.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the big sports stories you'll be talking about today, Thursday, Oct. 9.

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Title-starved teams battle for World Series berth

Title-starved Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals hope to end decades of frustration when they battle for a World Series berth.

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Goodell says role in discipline process reviewed for over year

The NFL Commissioner, under fire for his handling of domestic violence cases, says his role in the disciplinary process had been discussed internally.

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‘Ghostbusters’ remake to star ‘hilarious women’

Who you gonna call? There's no details on casting yet, but an all-girl "Ghostbusters" is coming to the big screen.

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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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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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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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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.