Sports

in Sports

Craig Sager returns to the sidelines

Fresh
craigsager

The NBA sideline reporter for TNT was back at work last night for the first time in nearly a year.

in Sports

Union: Lower NBA age limit

Fresh
nba

The players association general counsel expects the issue will be a contentious one with the NBA.

in Sports

Year after rule changes, men’s basketball back to old form

Fresh
basketball

One year after the NCAA changed how rules were enforced to open up the game, men's basketball looks a lot like it once did.

in Sports

Low snow forces changes to iconic Iditarod

iditarod

Much of the start of the world's most famous sled dog race is covered in barren gravel, forcing organizers to move the start further north.

in Sports

Friday’s Sports Minute

Updated
bulls

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, March 6.

Entertainment

in Entertainment

Stallone adapting ‘The Expendables’ for TV

Fresh
expendable

The "Rambo" star has signed a deal to develop the series, which will unite action stars on a mission to stop a terrorist.

in Entertainment

Harrison Ford ‘OK’ after plane crash

harrisonford

The "Star Wars" star was hurt after his vintage plane crashed shortly after taking off from an L.A. airport.

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: March 6

cosby

Want to hear something shocking? It has been more than 20 years since "The Cosby Show" went off the air.

in Entertainment, Weird

Peeps milk coming to an Easter basket near you

Updated
peeps

Because why shouldn't milk taste more like marshmallows?

in Entertainment

Bruce Willis to make Broadway debut

brucewillis

The "Die Hard" star will take the stage adaptation of Stephen King's acclaimed novel "Misery."

Viral Videos

in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: Feel the love, in your bones

Fresh
23-overlay

Who do you think will step from behind the screen? The Love Has No Labels campaign is challenging how people think.

in Viral Videos

Jimmy Fallon’s giant beer pong

Updated
13-overlay

We need this beer pong song at our next barbecue.

in Music, Viral Videos

‘Uptown Funk’ sung in cartoon voices

10-overlay2

What if the cast of "Family Guy" sung the hit single by Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars?

in Viral Videos

This family’s pet is a 175lb pit bull

15-overlay

This dog gives new meaning to the name "Hulk."

in Viral Videos

Watch Gordon Ramsay give Jimmy Kimmel a blind taste test

21-overlay

The "Hell's Kitchen" star tests the comedian's palate with a blind taste test.

The Latest from Ray Lytle

oscarspecial

The Ray Lytle Show 2015 Oscar special

Ray and Nick Rogers give a rundown all the Oscar nominees and pick the winners.

20-overlay1

Fallon and Timberlake kick off the SNL 40 special

Saturday Night Live kicks off their 40th year celebration with a duet from Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake!

11-overlay

Jimmy Fallon reunites The Saved by the bell cast

This is not only funny but remarkable that these people look the same as they didĀ overĀ 20 years ago

23-overlay

DAREDEVIL is coming soon

Here is the Trailer for Marvels new Netflix series. Daredevil is blind attorney Matt Murdoch who battles evil in Hell’s…

National Headlines

in Lifestyle

Making a ‘smart’ swing set

Fresh
biba

One company is trying to combine high-tech equipment with old-school playground gear.

in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: Feel the love, in your bones

Fresh
23-overlay

Who do you think will step from behind the screen? The Love Has No Labels campaign is challenging how people think.

in National

Remembering the Selma march, 50 years on

Fresh
12-overlay1

Saturday marks the 50th anniversary of the iconic march in Selma, Alabama.

in National

3 tell of gruesome injuries, death at Boston Marathon

Fresh
bostonbomber

Witnesses say it was like "starring in a horror movie."

What's Happening

Illinois Products Expo

IL Products

Win a pair of tickets to the Illinois Products Expo on March 7-8 at the Illinois State Fairgrounds!

Research Study

Radio Survey

You could win $1,000 just for taking part in our survey!

Color Dash 5K!

Color Dash

Come and enjoy the World’s Brightest 5k with us benefiting the YMCA of Springfield’s Strong Kids Scholarship Fund!

Closings & Delays

school closings

Get the latest closing/delay info HERE!

WTAX App

Iphone_app

Get the FREE App for iPhones, iTouch, iTunes and iPads!

Memorial Podcasts

memorial-health-podcasts@2x

WTAX podcasts brought to you by Memorial Health System. Great Health Starts Here. With Memorial. Choose Memorial.

Weather

condition Condition: Clear/Sunny
Temperature: 9°
High: 37° - Low: 28°