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Four Kids, Ages 13 and 10, Charged in Springfield Burglary

Four boys were taken into custody late Wednesday after police responded to a burglary in progress.

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Ruling Delayed on Detention in Bolingbrook Islamic State Case

Mohammed Hamzah Khan's detention hearing Thursday in federal court in Chicago followed his arrest Saturday at O'Hare International Airport.

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Lavin Testifies in Chicago NRI Hearings

Gov. Pat Quinn’s former chief of staff is being questioned by legislators about the Neighborhood Recovery Initiative.

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Police Seek Tips on East Side Carjacking

Springfield Police are still looking for help solving an east side carjacking.

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Lawmakers want to bar entry of W. Africans over Ebola fears

More than two dozen lawmakers want to ban travelers from the countries hit hardest by the Ebola virus.

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You can buy 13 pounds of Bob Dylan’s lyrics

"The Lyrics: Since 1962" will collate every word ever recorded by the "Like A Rolling Stone" hitmaker in chronological order.

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Green Day, Sting, NIN among Rock Hall nominees

Other nominees include Lou Reed, N.W.A., Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, and Stevie Ray Vaughan.

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Central Illinois Foodbank Nets National Prize

Springfield beats out larger cities in charitable contest

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New James Brown documentary to air on HBO

"Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown," will feature previously-unseen footage of the music icon.

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Unemployment claims fall, point to labor market strength

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment fell to nearly the lowest level since before the recession, a sign of growing steam in the U.S. labor market.

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Equal Pay Becomes Personal in Senate Race

Durbin defends his office payroll

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NRI a Failure? Not Everyone Agrees

Another day of hearings today

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Debbie Harry to headline John Lennon tribute

The concert will take place on Dec. 5, three days before the 34th anniversary of the Beatles legend's assassination.

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Bigger iPad isn’t coming just yet

Apple planned to start producing the larger screen tablet this year but has been struggling to produce enough new iPhones to meet demand.

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Obamacare site expects record-breaking traffic

An improved HealthCare.gov should break its own record for online traffic next month, when consumers begin to enroll in private insurance for 2015.

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Amanda Bynes accused of shoplifting from NYC store

The troubled actress denied the claims, saying she grabbed the hat in a bid to disguise herself after being chased by fans.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the big sports stories you'll be talking about today, Thursday, Oct. 9.

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Title-starved teams battle for World Series berth

Title-starved Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals hope to end decades of frustration when they battle for a World Series berth.

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Goodell says role in discipline process reviewed for over year

The NFL Commissioner, under fire for his handling of domestic violence cases, says his role in the disciplinary process had been discussed internally.

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Aretha Franklin is first woman to join R&B ‘100 club’

The soul legend joins just three other artists with at least 100 hits on Billboard's Hot R&B chart.

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Coming soon: The Mustache Hall of Fame

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There are halls of fame for everything from baseball to rock 'n' roll, so why not those with a hairy upper lip?

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Pink Floyd warns album ‘not for iTunes generation’

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David Gilmour has warned the band's younger fans they might not enjoy the upcoming album.

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Inspiration for ‘Harry Potter’ nemesis revealed

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J.K. Rowling says the much-hated character Dolores Umbridge is based on a teacher to whom she took an instant dislike.