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Actor who played George Costanza’s clueless boss dead at 64

Daniel Von Bargen was a regular "Seinfeld" character, playing Mr. Kruger on the hit show.

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MLB: Let’s go fellas!

Baseball, the timeless game of endless summers, is now on the clock.

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in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, March 4.

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Clinton ran ‘homebrew’ computer system for official emails

The practice of Clinton, a likely Democratic presidential candidate, physically running her own email as a Cabinet-level official is highly unusual.

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‘It was him’ Boston bomber’s lawyers admit guilt, focuses on brother

Two dramatically different portraits of the Boston Marathon Bombing suspect are emerging at his federal death penalty trial.

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Boehner escapes jam on DHS vote, but more GOP battles loom

House Speaker John Boehner's job is safe despite passing another big bill that most of his Republican colleagues opposed.

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10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, March 4

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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Knicks fined for Jackson’s comments about Ohio State star

Jackson watched the Buckeyes' 81-57 victory over Nebraska last Thursday.

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After Netanyahu warnings, U.S. and Iran resume talks

The U.S. and Iranian foreign ministers are beginning a third day of talks over Iran's nuclear program.

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in Viral Videos

‘Fifty Shades of Wayne’

What if we replaced Christian Grey with the Dark Knight?

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment: March 4

A look at the Hollywood headlines of years past.

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Springfield Public Schools Look at Financing Options

Springfield Public Schools is putting a plan in place if state budget cuts end up meaning cutting at least two state aid payments.

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Springfield CVB Nabs National “G.I. Joe” Convention

It's not unusual for Springfield to host conventions for collectors of certain types of memorabilia, but this is a first.

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Sangamon Co. Authorities Investigate Jury Duty Scam

The Sangamon County Sheriff's Office is warning of a jury duty scam that's so far affected several people.

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Poe Returns to House Chamber to Thunderous Applause

Poe is back in the saddle after being sidelined for months due to a blood disorder.

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Meteorological Winter Ends; Illinois Was About Average

Winter is over -- at least for the people who study the weather.

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Memorial Medical Center Opens New Surgical Center

Springfield's Memorial Medical Center has a new surgical center.

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WATCH: Kelly Clarkson duets with Jimmy Fallon

After saying that singers "avoid" duets with her, the "American Idol" star finally found a partner.

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in Viral Videos, Weird

Police issue tickets for pizza, French fries

Police in one New Hampshire town are rewarding residents for doing the right thing.

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Netanyahu says Iran is threat to Israel, world

The Israeli Prime Minister called for action over Iran's nuclear program.

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Oil Train Derails Near Galena

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A BNSF Railway freight train containing 103 cars loaded with crude oil has derailed near Galena.

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Durbin Wants Expansion of Veterans Caregiver Funding

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Senator Dick Durbin wants to expand a program that currently provides care to post-9/11 disabled veterans, to disabled veterans of any conflict.

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Unions Sue Over Exec. Order on Fair Share Dues

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Illinois labor unions are asking a judge to invalidate Gov. Bruce Rauner's executive order.

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Lawmaker Wants to Revive Illinois Death Penalty

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Just four years after capital punishment was taken off the books in Illinois, a state lawmaker says it's time to bring it back.