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Obama: Insufficient data to fast-track Ebola drug

President Barack Obama says the initial response should focus on public health measures to contain the outbreak.

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in Local

Push for More Trains on Chi-C’dale Run

Amtrak route is popular

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in Local

Illinois Is Part of Sex Traffic Sting

"Day of Johns" leads to more than 500 arrests

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in Local

Volunteer Fireman Pleads Guilty to Arson

Served on Williamsfield FD

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in Sports

Kings, Sharks to play outdoor game in California in 2015

Outdoor hockey is returning to California for a second straight season.

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in Viral Videos

#ShareaCoke with the McGillicuddys

This is perhaps the most creative pregnancy announcement ever. We hope the McGillicuddys - and their baby - get free Coke for life!

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in Weird

Museum finds 6,500-year-old skeleton in basement

Talk about having skeletons in your closet: An archaeology museum discovered an extremely rare human skeleton that had been in storage for 85 years.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Aug. 7

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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in Local

Aldermen Approve Extra $1M for Fire, Police Pensions

An extra $1 million will be funneled into the underfunded Springfield police and fire pension funds, an extra $500,000 each.

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State Fair Traffic Changes Begin Thursday Morning

Usual fair traffic changes begin Thursday morning

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“Pay Cards” No Longer Mandatory

New law gives employees choice on how they want to be paid

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Ride Inspections Underway at Illinois State Fairgrounds

It’s news when there’s an accident.

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Houston Takes Stock of GOP Mayoral Race

How does Springfield Mayor Mike Houston size up his campaign now that the Republican field has been set?

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Warrant Issued for Suspected Bank Robber

Wherabouts unknown; police seeking help

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in Entertainment

‘Mad Men’ stars wed in secret in June

Alexis Bledel and Vincent Kartheiser reportedly wed in a secret ceremony in California.

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in Entertainment

Daniel Radcliffe talks about life post-’Potter’

The actor has taken on a wide range of fantasy and period roles, but finally steps into the real world with his latest film.

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in Sports

Woods arrives at Valhalla, status in question

The waiting game on whether or not Tiger Woods will compete in this week's PGA Championship continues.

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in Local

Springfield Police Looking for Counterfeiters

Springfield Police are looking for help finding those responsible for a recent rash of circulating counterfeit money.

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State Police to Patrol Chicago Neighborhoods

Gov. Pat Quinn says Illinois State Police will send 40 troopers to Chicago to help city police patrol neighborhoods.

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in Sports

Germany’s World Cup winner Goetze breaks silence

The soccer star says he didn't think about what he was doing when he controlled the ball with his chest before sweeping a volley past Argentina in the final.

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This weekend’s celebrity birthdays

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A look at the celebrities who will be celebrating this weekend.

in Music

CHART TOPPERS: 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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CHART TOPPERS: This week’s top R&B tracks

This CD cover image released by Epic shows "Xscape," a release by Michael Jackson.

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

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WATCH: 10 best ‘Simpsons’ episodes

In this photo released by Fox, Homer explains why he wants to bring back the annual 4th of July fireworks display, after it's cancelled for budget reasons, in the "Yellow Badge of Cowardge" Season Finale episode of "The Simpsons," in May 2014. The full 25-year run of "The Simpsons" will arrive on cable channel FXX with a summer marathon, to be paired this fall with a digital extravaganza that could turn other TV shows yellow with envy. "I'm not going to over-promise, but I think this website will provide you with affordable health care," longtime "Simpsons" executive producer Al Jean told a TV critics' meeting Monday, July 21, 2014.

The recent marathon of all 552 episodes of "The Simpsons" inspired us to sit down and come up with our 10 favorite episodes. Enjoy!

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Miley Cyrus pays homeless friend’s legal fees

Miley Cyrus arrives at the MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum on Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, in Inglewood, Calif.

Miley Cyrus has offered to pay the legal fees for a homeless young man she took to the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday.