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FBI’s Director Comey Makes Springfield Visit

Comey: counterterrorism remains Number One priority

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Walgreens Nixes Overseas Move

Illinois-based drugstore giant decides against "inversion"

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Working moms have new breastfeeding rights under the ACA

Under the Affordable Care Act, employers must provide time and space for new mothers to express milk for their babies.

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Today in entertainment history: Aug. 6

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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Ameren Upgrading Some Gas Lines

Utility replacing old gas lines

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Lincoln’s Handwriting Found on Book About Race; Circulated in Clinton

Historical experts say they've found Abraham Lincoln's handwriting inside a tattered book justifying racism that he may have read to better understand his opponents' thinking on slavery.

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Police Investigate Shootings at Laurel & Taylor, South Ct.

Springfield Police are investigating a pair of Monday night shootings.

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‘Orange’ is the new ‘Conan’

Conan O'Brien welcomes the ladies of Litchfield Correctional in true "Orange is the New Black" style.

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Spurs hire Becky Hammon, make NBA coaching history

The reigning NBA champions have hired the first regular season female assistant coach in league history.

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Big bucks for ‘Big Bang’ stars

Jim Parsons, Johnny Galecki and Kaley Cuoco could be headed back to work soon.

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Loami Man Killed in Rural Morgan County Accident

Police: Driver ran stop sign and was killed

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Pedestrian Hit, Killed by Pickup on Dirksen Parkway

Pedestrian's ID not yet released

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U.S. General killed in Afghan insider attack; 14 injured

A man described as a "terrorist in an army uniform" opened fire troops, killing at least one American serviceman.

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Congress on Vacation; No Money Approved for Immigrant Children

Congress left Washington without approving funding to handle the Central American children seeking refuge in the United States, and Illinois’…

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Grammy-winning folk duo The Civil Wars breaking up

The formal announcement comes after an extended hiatus.

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Jobe Not Running For Mayor

After months of speculation, Jobe wants to retain seat on city council

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Criminal charges filed in baseball doping case

The owner of a Florida anti-aging clinic at the center of a doping scandal involving MLB players faces federal charges.

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Johnny Depp takes on music of Bob Dylan

The actor is set to show off his musical skills on a new record based on the unfinished songs of Bob Dylan.

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‘Gluten-free’ labeling standards kick in

Until now, the term "gluten-free" had not been regulated, and manufacturers made their own decisions about what it means.

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Illinois Supremes Back “Home”

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Illinois Supreme Court Building rehab completed

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Veteran Walks for Others

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He doesn't carry physical scars from the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, but the wounds are still there

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Judge Threatens Jeff Parsons With Criminal Contempt

Jeff Parsons appears defiant as he walks out of federal court in Springfield July 10, 2014

A federal judge has threatened to hold former THR and Associates boss Jeff Parsons in criminal contempt of court if he doesn't provide the documents needed to proceed with his case.

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Holiday Weekend Means Beefed-up Police Patrols

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Expect a big police presence this Labor Day weekend.

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Tips Sought on Pizza Restaurant Robbery

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Police are looking for help figuring out who robbed Papa Murphy's late last week.