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Presidential hopefuls sign up to get on New Hampshire ballot

Democrat Martin O'Malley and Republican Donald Trump will be among the first candidates to sign up for New Hampshire's first-in-the-nation presidential primary.


Policy fights, funding battles still pose shutdown threat

Despite a broad budget deal, the White House and Republicans controlling Congress must sort through dozens of policy issues and funding fights if they are to avoid a holiday season government shutdown.


Chipotle now linked to dozens of E. coli cases

Chipotle, which is grappling with its third food safety incident this year, has closed all its 43 restaurants located in and around Seattle and Portland because of the E. coli O26 outbreak.


Congress to consider new version of sweeping defense policy bill

The U.S. House and Senate Armed Services Committees said on Tuesday a version of the National Defense Authorization Act, a sweeping defense policy bill, would go before Congress this week, with $5 billion of cuts reflecting a budget deal passed last week.


10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, Nov. 4

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


U.S. to fine Takata $70M over handling of air bag recalls

Millions of cars carrying Takata-made parts have been recalled around the world.


Obama says Syria deployment doesn’t break no ‘boots on ground’ pledge

President Barack Obama said the planned deployment of dozens of U.S. special forces to Syria to advise opposition forces fighting Islamic State did not break his promise not to put "boots on the ground" in the Syrian conflict.


Republicans trust Trump on economy, nuclear weapons:

Donald Trump is the candidate most trusted to manage the economy, deal with foreign leaders and serve as commander in chief, according to a new poll of Republicans conducted after the party's third debate.


Americans becoming less religious

Americans are becoming less religious, judging by such markers as church attendance, prayer and belief in God, and the trend is more pronounced among young adults, according to a poll released on Tuesday.


10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, Nov. 3

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


EPA says Volkswagen cheated a 2nd time on pollution tests

Volkswagen cheated a second time on emissions tests.


Bush hits campaign reset, retools slogan: ‘Jeb Can Fix It’

As backers fret over the viability of Jeb Bush's candidacy, the Florida governor has an answer: "Jeb Can Fix It."


E. coli in Northwest marks Chipotle’s 3rd outbreak this year

SEATTLE (AP) — An E. coli outbreak linked to Chipotle restaurants in Washington state and Oregon has sickened nearly two…


Trial to start for Michigan police officer accused in videotaped beating

The trial of a former suburban Detroit police officer begins this week.


10 FOR TODAY: Monday, Nov. 2

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.


Building under demolition partially collapses in NYC; 1 dead

A building being demolished to make way for a luxury boutique hotel partially caved in Friday in midtown Manhattan.

The Corning Tower at the Empire State Plaza in Albany is shrouded in autumn colors and morning fog from the Hudson River as seen from East Greenbush, N.Y., on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

Making headlines this week

A look back at the big stories making news this week and the headlines you may have missed.


U.S. to deploy small number of special forces to Syria in advisory role: sources

U.S. President Barack Obama plans to deploy a small number of special operations forces to Syria.


10 Things To Know For Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:


U.S., West see only modest gains likely at Syrian talks

More than a dozen powers are heading to Vienna for a fresh effort to end Syria's four-year civil war in which the United States and its Western and Gulf allies are at odds with Russia and its regional supporters, including Iran.

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Butterball is Ready to Help With Turkey Dinner

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If you're the type of person that "could make a TV dinner taste like radio," perhaps cooking a turkey isn't exactly in your wheelhouse.

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City Council May Do Away with Ethics Committee

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Springfield Jobless Rate Drops — And More

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Springfield-area Unemployment: 5.1%

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Rauner Issues Pardons

Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate businessman Bruce Rauner participates in a Republican gubernatorial candidate debate Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Springfield, Ill. The four Republican gubernatorial candidates said that they’ll be willing to work with unions if elected but differed on how to approach the relationship during a downstate debate that largely focused on pension reform, taxes and just briefly on personal issues that have dogged some of the candidates.

Rauner granted 10 and denied 200 clemency petitions.

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Springfield Man Convicted of Sexual Assault


Christopher Westfall was convicted in August.