Man Killed After Shooting Inside Home

Incident happened around 3:30am on East Brown.

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Wanted: Historic Farmhouses in Sangamon County

Do you own a pre-1860's farmhouse?


Rauner on Refugees: “Take a Deep Breath”

Refugee-resettlement groups say Rauner has no authority to stop incoming Syrians.

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Attorneys: Schock Has Complied with Subpoenas

Schock's attorneys: our client has done his job.

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Madigan Encourages Online Safety During Holidays

Tips and guidelines for managing your child’s internet use are a major focus in this year’s Safe Shopping Guide.

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Supreme Court Will Hear Dispute Over Tax Break

The high court will review an appellate decision that struck down Elliott Aviation's tax break.


SPD Squad Car Involved in Crash

A man ran a red light and struck a squad car.


Chicago Businesses Ready for Police Protests

The Magnificent Mile Association says things should be safe.


Less Enforcement of Handicapped Parking Violators

Secy of State: no money for it


Shop Securely, in the Store or Online

Credit cards provide security, BBB says - more so than cash

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Be Safe While Shopping

Chemical, choking hazards


Korean War Milestone

Battle of Chosin Reservoir began 11-27-50

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Butterball is Ready to Help With Turkey Dinner

If you're the type of person that "could make a TV dinner taste like radio," perhaps cooking a turkey isn't exactly in your wheelhouse.

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City Council May Do Away with Ethics Committee

The Springfield City Council may do away with

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Springfield Jobless Rate Drops — And More

Springfield-area Unemployment: 5.1%

Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate businessman Bruce Rauner participates in a Republican gubernatorial candidate debate Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Springfield, Ill. The four Republican gubernatorial candidates said that they’ll be willing to work with unions if elected but differed on how to approach the relationship during a downstate debate that largely focused on pension reform, taxes and just briefly on personal issues that have dogged some of the candidates.

Rauner Issues Pardons

Rauner granted 10 and denied 200 clemency petitions.


Springfield Man Convicted of Sexual Assault

Christopher Westfall was convicted in August.

Food Pantries

Food Pantries Thankful for Contributions

Donations at Illinois food pantries during the holiday season helps them stay open year round.

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