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Confirmed: Jon Snow is dead

*SPOILER ALERT:* "Game of Thrones" director David Nutter has confirmed he killed off another of the show's leading men.

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Police Arrest Man in Mississippi for Springfield Death

Springfield police say a woman was found dead inside her home Sunday night, and an arrest has been made.

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Langfelder Appoints Karen Davis Economic Development Director

The city of Springfield has a new economic development director.

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Former Gov. Edgar Endorses LaHood for Congress

Former Governor Jim Edgar is throwing his support behind State Senator Darin LaHood.

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Ex-NFL player Sharper pleads guilty to rape in Louisiana

The former New Orleans Saints player is expected to spend several years behind bars.

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You know you’re pretty smart when …

For most high school seniors, deciding on a college comes down to one or two schools ... not one or two dozen.

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Duckworth: Consider True Cost of War

U.S. Senate candidate Tammy Duckworth wants the U.S. to consider the "true" cost before getting into any new wars.

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Coming soon: A ‘Star Wars’ virtual reality

"Immersive cinema" is the next frontier.

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Gas prices rise 3 cents to $2.87 a gallon

U.S. gasoline prices have risen again but at a slower pace.

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Watch Metallica perform ‘The Star-Spangled Banner’

James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett played a rocking version of the National Anthem before last night's NBA Finals game.

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Duran Duran launching U.S. tour

The British band is also working on a new album.

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Rush: Current tour could be the last

After 40 years of playing together, the Canadian rockers may quit the road for good.

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Bowe, Mancini head Boxing Hall of Fame’s class of 2015

Inductees were selected by the Boxing Writers Association and a panel of international boxing historians.

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Michigan superfan inked with a dozen Wolverines tattoos

There are fans of the maize and blue ... and then there's this guy.

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Spelling counts: Errors on signs cost county big bucks

A suburban Philadelphia county was victim to an embarrassing misspelling on 26 signs posted throughout the community.

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner signs an executive order on criminal justice reform at the Sangamon County Courthouse Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015, in Springfield, Ill. Rauner's executive order will create the Illinois State Commission on Criminal Justice and Sentencing Reform.

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Rauner, Unions Not Close on Contracts

It appears their unions and Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner's negotiating team aren't close to agreeing on new ones.

In this Oct. 2013 photo provided by Fred Levy, a black Labrador retriever named Denver poses in Levy's studio in Maynard, Mass. Levy, a pet photographer, first heard about “Black Dog Syndrome” in a 2013 conversation at a dog park. It’s a disputed theory that black dogs are the last to get adopted at shelters, perhaps because of superstition or a perception that they’re aggressive. The idea inspired Levy to take up a photo project on their behalf.

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Photos aimed at combating ‘Black Dog’ syndrome

A photographer who says black dogs are often overlooked is gaining international attention for his striking canine portraits.

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Le Mans is McDream come true for Dempsey

Actor Patrick Dempsey, better known to millions worldwide in his former role on "Grey's Anatomy," finally made it onto the Le Mans 24 Hours podium.

eople are silhouetted as they pose with laptops in front of a screen projected with a Google logo, in this picture illustration taken in Zenica October 29, 2014.

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Google launches a YouTube for gamers

Google is launching a live streaming service to compete with Amazon's Twitch.

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‘Full House’ star John Stamos arrested in Beverly Hills

The actor was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

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See what’s new on Netflix this month

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Are you over fireworks and cookouts? Stay inside and binge on these movies and shows that are now showing on Netflix.

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Mayweather, Pacquiao, Perry among the ‘best paid’ celebrities

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Musicians and athletes dominate the world's highest-paid celebs, according to the latest rankings.

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Celebrate safely with these fireworks tips

Since Independence Day falls during the work week, members of St. Richard Catholic Church celebrated the holiday on Sunday, June 30, 2013, with a picnic-style outing complete with fireworks that could be seen throughout the northeast Jackson, Miss. neighborhood. The long streamers were recorded in a 13-second time exposure. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Don't be one of the thousands of Americans injured by fireworks on July Fourth. Stay safe and have a happy holiday!