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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.


in Local

Push for More Trains on Chi-C’dale Run

Amtrak route is popular


in Local

Illinois Is Part of Sex Traffic Sting

"Day of Johns" leads to more than 500 arrests


in Local

Volunteer Fireman Pleads Guilty to Arson

Served on Williamsfield FD


in Sports

Kings, Sharks to play outdoor game in California in 2015

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


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!


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.


in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Aug. 7

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.


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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in Local

State Fair Traffic Changes Begin Thursday Morning

Usual fair traffic changes begin Thursday morning


in Local

“Pay Cards” No Longer Mandatory

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

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in Local

Ride Inspections Underway at Illinois State Fairgrounds

It’s news when there’s an accident.


in Local

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?


in Local

Warrant Issued for Suspected Bank Robber

Wherabouts unknown; police seeking help


in Entertainment

‘Mad Men’ stars wed in secret in June

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


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.


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.


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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in Local

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.


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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in Entertainment

Jennifer Lawrence threatens action over nude photos


Lawrence's representative has threatened to prosecute those behind a nude photo leak affecting dozens of A-list celebrities.

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Family of seriously ill Joan Rivers ‘keeping fingers crossed’


Joan Rivers remains in serious condition after suffering cardiac arrest.

in Entertainment

Today’s celebrity birthdays


These celebrities will celebrate their birthdays on Labor Day.

in Entertainment

This weekend’s celebrity birthdays


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

in Music

CHART TOPPERS: This week’s top pop songs


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