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in Sports

Wild pitch moves Giants into National League playoffs

San Francisco will take on the St. Louis in the National League Championship Series.

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in Sports

Poll: Most NFL fans think Goodell should keep job

Most NFL fans believe Commissioner Roger Goodell should keep his job after his handling of recent domestic violence cases.

generations

in National

Americans living longer as most death rates fall

A new government report says not only has U.S. life expectancy inched up, but death rates have fallen.

treatment

in National

U.S. medical workers get ‘crash course’ on Ebola treatment

As part of its escalated response to the worst Ebola outbreak on record, the CDC is teaching docs how to safely treat patients in West Africa with the virus.

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in Entertainment

Dad from ‘7th Heaven’ allegedly molested girls

The actor allegedly admitted to sexual misconduct with underage girls.

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in Viral Videos

Paralyzed bride shocks wedding guests

Hurt in a car crash six years ago, this Iowa bride can't feel her legs, but she was determined to walk down the aisle.

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in Lifestyle

Starbucks: More than 1K enrolled in tuition program

More than 1,000 baristas have enrolled at Arizona State University to take advantage of a program that helps pay tuition.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Oct. 8

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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in Local

Council Approves $3.15 Million Loan for Police Cars, Fire Truck, Public Works Tools

The Springfield Police Department will get 40 new squad cars, the fire department will get a new engine and the public works department will get a street sweeper.

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in Local

Rare Lincoln Artifacts Donated to Presidential Library

Photo, books from Lincoln on display

Health

in Election 2014, Local

Universal Healthcare an Issue in State Races

A year into the Affordable Care Act, Illinois is outpacing the national average in this area: the percentage-point decrease in…

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in Lifestyle

‘Hairgate’ is the latest iPhone uproar

First there was #Bendgate ... now brace yourself for #Hairgate.

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in Local

Attorney: Monitor Needed to Oversee IDOT Hiring

A Chicago attorney and anti-corruption campaigner is stressing that a court-appointed monitor is needed to ensure the state's Department of Transportation is in compliance with political hiring bans.

bettman

in Sports

NHL set for smooth-as-ice start to season

With the NBA recovering from the Donald Sterling fiasco and the NFL reeling from domestic violence cases, the NHL opens a new season free of controversy.

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in National

More states pushing for gay marriage

Legal pressure is mounting across the U.S. for marriage rights in the wake of the Supreme Court decision.

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in National

It should (hopefully) cost less to warm up this winter

A repeat of last winter's deep freeze is unlikely, which should lower home heating costs.

Bruce Rauner (R), Pat Quinn

in Election 2014, Local

Rauner: Quinn to Blame for Child Abuse Deaths

Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner says Gov. Pat Quinn should take the blame for the increase in child abuse and…

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in Election 2014, Local

More Names Could be Added to April’s Municipal Ballot

A former Sangamon County Board Member seems to be the latest candidate in the race for Ward 2 alderman.  Tyrone…

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in Music

Snoop Dogg hopes to raise $20K for youth football team

The rapper put up $5,000 to help provide new equipment for a little league team in Des Moines, Iowa.

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in National

Class of 2014 SAT scores remain stagnant

SAT scores among the nation's high school seniors remain stubbornly unchanged.

Recent Headlines

in Music

This week’s top pop songs

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

in Music

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.

in Entertainment

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?

in Music

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.

in Entertainment

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.