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in Lifestyle

Standup desks coax office workers back on their feet

Advocates of workplace wellness hope 2015 will be the year that standup desks will reconfigure the modern cubicle.

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in National

Free delivery creates holiday boon for consumers

For top retailers, free delivery is now the norm. That is good news for shoppers, but not so much for investors.

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in Local

Kirk’s All In

Would be first Illinois Republican in 30 years to serve more than one term in Senate

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in National

Republicans look to challenge Obama on energy, Cuba

Republicans take full control of the Congress this week.

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in Entertainment, Weird

At med school, ‘Seinfeld’ about more than nothing

"Seinfeld" may have been a show about nothing, but a psychiatry professor is using it for much more than that.

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in National, Viral Videos

Girl’s remarkable survival after fatal plane crash

A seven-year-old walked through dark woods for help after surviving a plane crash that killed her family.

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in Viral Videos

Gas station FAIL

This person wins an award for persistence, but misses the mark on critical thinking.

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in Entertainment, Sports

Longtime ESPN sportscaster Stuart Scott dies at 49

The longtime sportscaster known for catchphases that became part of the lexicon of sports, has died of cancer.

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in Local

Illinois Educators Have a Plan

Encourage second-career teachers, says IASB chief

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in Election 2014, Local

Quinn: Special Session, Special Election

Should Gov,-elect Rauner's appointment stand for four years?

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in Local

A Path out of Illinois’ Red Ink

Keep income tax up? Tax retirement income?

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Jan. 5

A look back on the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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in Local

Among Pardons: 60 Year Sentence For Accidental Shooting Death

A man imprisoned for 60 years for involuntary manslaughter pardoned.

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in Local

Both Major Hospitals In Springfield Now Level 1 Trauma Centers

Both major Springfield hospitals are Level 1 Trauma Centers.

in Local

Local Tourism Down: Officials Blame Fewer Staff – Shorter Hours

Officials point to fewer staff and shorter hours for decline in tourism.

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in Local

U.S. Senator Kirk: Palestine Not Ready For Statehood

U.S. Senator Mark Kirk says Palestine is unprepared for statehood.

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in Local

Local Psychiatrist Suspended for Sexual Misconduct

Illinois regulators have disciplined a Springfield psychiatrist for alleged sexual misconduct with a female patient. The (Springfield) State Journal-Register reports…

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in Local

Fake $100 Bills Surface in Central Illinois

Clerks have trouble detecting the counterfeit money.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Republicans React to Free Community College Plan

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Agreed: College must be more affordable

in Local

Durbin: Enough with the “Repeals”

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Does not expect cooperation from Republicans

in Local

Springfield Mayoral Candidates Spar Ahead of February Primary

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The crowded mayor field will be trimmed after February's primary

in Local

Rauner Rails Against State’s Finances

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Also wants to overhaul tax system

in Local

Pot Decisions Now Up to Rauner

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New governor says he is not in favor of the program during campaign