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A Wet Week for Illinois Farmers

Good corn-harvesting weather is ahead


in Entertainment

‘Judge Judy’ sets Guinness world record

Judge Judith Sheindlin is embarking on her 20th season on TV.


in Entertainment

Will ‘Mad Men’ star Jon Hamm finally get some Emmy love?

Don Draper's blissful smile closed the series finale of "Mad Men" in May, and on Sunday actor Jon Hamm could find some redemption of his own.


in Music

The Weeknd is having a good week

The Weeknd has scored a remarkable chart double in America after taking his "Can't Feel My Face" hit back to the top of the Billboard Hot 100.


in Entertainment

Bill Cosby accusers to speak out in TV special

More than a dozen of those accusers have been interviewed about their experiences for an hour-long program titled "Cosby: The Women Speak," on A&E.


in Lifestyle

Order some groceries from Target

The Minneapolis-based discounter is testing the online grocery delivery waters.


in National, World

Senate to hold one more vote on Iran nuclear deal

Senate Republicans will try a second time to move ahead on a resolution rejecting the Iran nuclear deal, but the outcome is expected to be the same.


in Entertainment, Sports

Lance Armstrong disgrace revisited as crime movie in ‘The Program’

The rise and fall of Lance Armstrong, from cancer-beating Tour de France champion to admitted drug cheat, gets the crime story treatment.


in Music, National

Aretha Franklin to welcome the Pope to America

The soul singer will be among those performing during the visit of Pope Francis to Philadelphia later this month.


in National, World

U.S. airman who disarmed train gunman to receive Purple Heart

A U.S. airman who helped disarm a gunman on a Paris-bound train last month will receive a Purple Heart medal, in an unusual award of the honor to a serviceman wounded while not in a combat zone.


in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, Sept. 15.


in National

Hundreds protest Trump as Hillary shrugs off slumping polls

A downtown Dallas rally by presidential hopeful Donald Trump produced some of the sharpest scenes of conflict yet.


in Viral Videos

Bill Nye explains the Internet in emojis

"The Science Guy" explains how our brains process so much information when everything in our world is connected to the Internet, using a language everyone can understand.


in National

10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, Sept. 15

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.


in Weird

Is that a cookie in your pants?

Police say a repeat shoplifter has been caught with his pants up — but full of raspberry cookies.


in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Sept. 15

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.


in Local

Lawsuit Filed Over 2014 CO Leak at North Mac

Lawsuit has been filed against North Mac and contractors.

9-14-15 Mayor Microloans Announcement

in Local

City Announces “Microloan” Program for Small Businesses

Aa microloan program for small businesses that might not otherwise be eligible for loans due to credit and other problems.


in Local

REO Speedwagon’s Richrath Dies, Illinois Mourns

A leader of Downstate Illinois' favorite rock and roll band, REO Speedwagon, has passed away.


in Local

More Springfield Traffic Signals Taken Offline

The city of Springfield is taking some more traffic signals offline.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Cosby to be deposed in sexual abuse lawsuit


Bill Cosby was expected to testify under oath in a lawsuit brought by a woman accusing the veteran comedian of sexual abuse.

in Entertainment

OPENING WEEKEND: Biopic ‘Steve Jobs’ competes against ‘Pan,’ ‘The Walk’


Here's a look at the movies set to open nationwide this weekend.

in Viral Videos

WATCH: Soldier breaks rank to hug daughter at homecoming


Top brass at a Colorado Army post are all smiles after a 2-year-old girl interrupted a general's speech to dash across the room and hug her dad, who had just come home from a nine-month deployment.

in Entertainment

‘Ant-Man’ sequel and three more Marvel movies are coming


The superhero universe will add three more as of yet unnamed movies by 2020.

in Entertainment

Carlton says there won’t be a ‘Fresh Prince’ reboot


Alfonso Ribeiro is adamant there will never be a TV reboot of "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air," because no one can take the place of their "cornerstone" James Avery.