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in National, World

Congress to revisit ISIS war debate after election

Lawmakers will resume a debate on the U.S.-led fight against militants in Syria and Iraq.

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in Sports

Saints take divisional lead with win over Panthers

New Orleans wrestled the top spot in the NFC South from their opponents.

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in National

Suspect in Pa. police ambush captured after 7-week manhunt

The survivalist suspected of killing a state trooper in a sniper attack in September was finally arrested.

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in Weird

Burglary suspect busted after forgetting to flush

Investigators tied a suspect to a burglary using DNA left on a toilet.

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in National

Insurers have big plans for 2015 Obamacare enrollment

Insurers planning to sell health plans through the federal program expect at least 20 percent growth in customers.

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in Sports

Bad bets take toll on ‘Super’ city

Over the last decade Glendale, Arizona has reinvented itself from farm town to sports Mecca.

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in Entertainment

PHOTOS: 20 celebrities who dress like Halloween all year

Some celebrities dress like every day is one big costume party.

Bruce Rauner (R), Pat Quinn

in Election 2014, Local

UI Labs: Who Gets the Credit?

Rauner: "The idea was mine." Quinn spokeswoman: Arrogant.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Oct. 31

A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable moments.

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in Local

Benedictine University Holds Q/A For Soon-to-be Former Students

University officials say traditional program has more than 500 students

In this image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures, Michael Keaton portrays Riggan in a scene from "Birdman."

in Entertainment

REVIEW: ‘Birdman’ could be the best film of 2014

You’ve heard the buzz for Michael Keaton's "Birdman." It’s loud and it's merited.

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in Local

Illini Basketball Coming to Springfield’s PCCC in 2015

The move is being made due to construction at the State Farm Center.

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in Local

Minimum Wage Hike Supporters Take Credit for Early Voting Spike

Early voting is up in Illinois over the last mid-term election, and a group supporting the minimum wage increase is claiming some of the credit.

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in Local

Iles School Locked Down Due To 14th Street Shooting

Iles School was locked down Thursday afternoon after a shooting involving multiple people.

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in Sports, Viral Videos

Nike hype video welcomes LeBron back to Cleveland

The video huddles the whole city as "The King" returns home.

Bailey Jarrett and her dog Teddy visit a Dallas-area PetSmart store on Oct. 25, 2014, for the company's annual in-store Halloween event. The event took place at all PetSmart locations throughout the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico.

in Entertainment

PHOTOS: 31 adorable pets in Halloween costumes

This Halloween is going to the dogs... and cats, ferrets, and bunnies.

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in Local

Illinois Prisoner Released Following “Coerced” 1999 Confession

A judge ordered Alstory Simon's release Thursday in response to a re-examination of his case.

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in Local

Police Seeking Tips on Springfield Garage Burglaries

Two garages were broken into on Yale Blvd.

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in National

Thomas Menino, Boston’s longest-serving mayor, dead at 71

The longest-serving mayor in Boston history who led the city after the 2013 marathon bombing, has died.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Illinois Killer’s Extradition Pending with Missouri Governor

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A Missouri prosecutor says convicted Illinois killer Nicholas Sheley's extradition paperwork remains with Gov. Jay Nixon.

in Local

Wind Farm Could Be Headed to Logan County

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$390 million project will bring renewable energy

in Local

Potential ALPLM Separation on Hold

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The chair of a state committee says lawmakers should wait for an outside study before considering plans to separate the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum from a state agency.

in Local

Springfield Woman Faces More DUI Charges in Crash That Killed Two

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Faces 11 counts in the deaths from a fatal October crash

in Local

Committee Hearings Begin on YWCA Block Redevelopment

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Two city blocks eyed for redevelopment