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McMenamin Wants Special NAPA Meeting

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Springfield Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin says Corporation Counsel Todd Greenburg is leading the city astray.

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Taylorville Couple Wins $20.25 Million Lottery Prize

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Taylorville newlyweds, not married for more than a month, are the state's newest millionaires.

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Oberweis Welcomes Senator Kirk’s Support in Attempt to Unseat Senator Durbin

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The Republican candidate for U.S. Senate now has the support of Sen. Mark Kirk

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Three Springfield Businesses Cited for Serving Minors

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Three Springfield businesses that sell alcohol have been cited for selling alcohol to minors.

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Rutherford’s Request to Drop Lawsuit Delayed

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Treasurer has to wait longer to get decision on dismissing harrassment charge

Sports

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

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The Thunder secure No. 2 seed, the Cubs' visit to Yankee Stadium doesn't go well, and more.

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Wall Street fund managers buy Milwaukee Bucks

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Hedge fund managers are buying the Milwaukee Bucks for $550 million, becoming the latest Wall Street financiers to own a sports club.

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Atlanta awarded MLS expansion team

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Atlanta has landed a Major League Soccer expansion team that will play beginning in 2017 in the city's new open-air stadium.

Wednesday in Music, Sports

Lorde meets Hall of Famer who inspired ‘Royals’

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The singer behind the hit meets the real-life Royal that inspired her song.

Wednesday in Sports

Sharper challenges his no-bail status in Arizona

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Lawyers for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper are challenging the evidence used to keep him in jail without bail on sexual-assault charges in Arizona.

Lifestyle

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Americans urged to plan for the end

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National Health Care Decisions Day encourages people to think about their own end-of-life preferences.

Tuesday in Lifestyle

US Airways investigating pornographic tweet sent to complaining customer

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The apology has been retweeted more than 13,000 times and social media was flooded with jokes and gripes about the image.

Monday in Lifestyle

Google Glass goes on sale for one day only

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Google will take orders for its wearable gadget in a push to get the $1,500 Web-ready glasses out to the public.

April 10, 2014 in Lifestyle

Toyota recalling 6.4M vehicles

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RECALL ROUNDUP: A look at this week's top recalls and product safety information.

April 9, 2014 in Lifestyle

New ‘Heartbleed’ bug poses threat to data security

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A newly discovered bug in widely used Web encryption technology has made data vulnerable to theft by hackers.

April 8, 2014 in Lifestyle

‘SkinneePix’ sheds virtual weight for slimmer selfies

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A new app that lets users doctor their self-portraits is raising concerns about health and body-image issues.

April 7, 2014 in Lifestyle

Pieces fall into place for giant Tetris game

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Hundreds of Tetris fans gathered in Philadelphia to play the classic video game on the face of a skyscraper.

April 4, 2014 in Lifestyle

Chrysler SUVs, computers top this week’s recalls

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RECALL ROUNDUP: Dyson, Chrysler, and Lenovo are among the companies issuing recalls this week.

April 3, 2014 in Lifestyle

Microsoft to offer Windows for free on tablets, phones

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Microsoft seeks to counter the massive success of Google's free Android platform.

April 2, 2014 in Lifestyle

Amazon hopes digital streaming device sets TV on ‘Fire’

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The company unveils a video streaming device to compete with rivals Apple, Google, and Roku.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Kicked in the head by a train

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This man tried to take a selfie while a train passed but was a little too close.

News

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Today in entertainment history: April 18

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A look back at Hollywood history.

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REVIEW: Cast keeps ‘Heaven Is for Real’ grounded

This image released by Sony Pictures shows Connor Corum, left, and Greg Kinnear in a scene from "Heaven Is For Real."

Based on the true story described in the best-selling book, the film introduces us to a four year old boy who says he went to heaven.

yesterday in Entertainment

Could we soon see ‘Mrs. Doubtfire 2?’

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This could be the sequel we've been waiting for.

yesterday in Music

Willie Nelson doesn’t get older; he just gets cooler

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Just days before his 81st birthday, the country star will pick up a fifth-degree black belt.

yesterday in Music

’15 ACM Awards sell out in mere minutes

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Next year's Academy of Country Music Awards is already a hit.

yesterday in Entertainment

Amy Poehler and Will Arnett officially file for divorce

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Though they've been separated since 2012, we're sad to see one of Hollywood's funniest couples split.

yesterday in Entertainment

‘Hobbit’ star found guilty in drug case

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Actor Mikael Persbrandt has been sentenced to five months in jail for buying cocaine.

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