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State Parks Need $720 Million in Repairs

Deferred maintenance rules the day at DNR

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Blatter says he’ll be appreciated when he’s gone

Outgoing FIFA president Sepp Blatter believes his critics will realize they have been wrong and will recognize his achievements once he has left soccer's world governing body.

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Go play somewhere else, geese!

Geese, and their waste, have invaded a Pennsylvania football field.

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Watch John Cena confront Jon Stewart

The Cenation leader has words with former "Daily Show" host Jon Stewart, who cost Cena the U.S. Championship at SummerSlam.

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Survey: Recalls make Americans less satisfied with cars

Americans are less happy with their cars and trucks than at any time in more than a decade.

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At this record store, vinyl outsells everything

The comeback of vinyl records is strong at Austin's Waterloo Records, where LPs account for more than 50 percent of sales.

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Supporters of Iran agreement feel momentum on Capitol Hill

Supporters of the Iran nuclear deal increasingly see momentum on their side in the Senate.

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Florida State star running back acquitted in battery trial

A star running back for FSU was acquitted of a misdemeanor battery charge despite testimony from a young woman who told jurors he punched her in the mouth outside a bar.

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Fire in Washington now largest in state history

This fire season has brought unprecedented challenges with vast areas aflame simultaneously in the Rockies, the Northwest and California.

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North, South Korea reach agreement to ease tensions

orth and South Korea agreed early on Tuesday to end a military standoff that sparked an exchange of artillery fire and had ratcheted up tension on one of the world's most heavily-fortified borders.

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10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, Aug. 25

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

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White House aims to boost homeowner renewable energy use

The White House expanded its push for greater renewable energy adoption, announcing fresh financial incentives for solar panels, smart grid technology and other alternative energies for homeowners and builders.

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IndyCar driver Justin Wilson dies from head injury

The seven-time IndyCar winner was hit by a large piece of debris from the car of Sage Karam during a race on Sunday .

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories, Tuesday, Aug. 25.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Aug. 25

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

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3 Reported Drone Near-Misses in Springfield Area: Report

Two reported drone near-misses in Springfield, one in Taylorville.

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Important Week for CWLP Finances, Bond Debt

Call scheduled for Thursday's with Moody's.

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Illinois First State in the Nation to Lock Painkiller Bottles

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The one-year program will put the locks on painkillers that contain hydrocodone, also known as Vicodin or Norco.

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The Du Quoin State Fair is on Now Through Labor Day

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Fair Manager Patrick Buchen says it's a money windfall for the area.

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Pair of House Fires Look Like Arson but Appear to be Unrelated

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SPD and SFD continue to investigate the fires which occured within 90 minutes of each other.

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Judge Considers Whether to Dismiss Illinois Head-Injury Suit

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Cook County Judge Leroy Martin Jr. heard oral arguments Friday.

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Ex-Washington Mayor Don Gronewald Dead at 83

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Gronewald, mayor of the central Illinois town from 1989 to 2001, died Tuesday at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.