A New York City man credits his guide dog for saving his life after he fainted and fell onto subway tracks on Tuesday, just as a train was approaching. The dog, Orlando, is credited with nudging his owner Cecil Williams into a space between the train and its rails, as at least one subway car rolled over them. Orlando walked away without a scratch and his owner was hospitalized with minor injuries.
The travel ban has been in effect since 1960, ostensibly as a way to prevent Americans from supporting the Castro communist regime.
As Springfield prepares for the re-enactment of Abraham Lincoln's funeral in May, officials say the 150th anniversary could be an economic windfall for the city.
Springfield Police have arrested the man they believe is responsible for a non-fatal shooting near King and Stuart earlier this week.
The City of Springfield has declared a snow emergency ahead of this weekend's weather.