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April 25, 2014 in National

10 for today: Monday, March 31

A look at the news making headlines today, Monday, March 31.

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April 25, 2014 in National

Yellowstone rattled by largest earthquake in 34 years

Yellowstone National Park was struck by the biggest recorded earthquake there since February 1980.

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April 25, 2014 in Sports

Old baseball cards get ‘vandalized’

In honor of Major League Baseball's opening day, our favorite tweets from the Baseball Card Vandals.

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April 25, 2014 in Local

Lincoln’s Tomb Re-Opens

Repairs anticipate assassination's 150th anniversary

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April 25, 2014 in Local

DNR Announces Fire Season

A help to the landscape, DNR says

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April 25, 2014 in Local

For Many, Retirement Savings Is out of Fashion

Investment experts urge legislation

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April 25, 2014 in Local

Survey Says: Tax the Gamblers, Not Us

Gambling expansion proposal could be considered this year

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April 25, 2014 in Local

It’s Transparency or Bust

Sunshine is the best disinfectant, somebody said

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April 25, 2014 in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: March 31

A look back at Hollywood's headlines.

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April 24, 2014 in Local

Quinn: Cesar Chavez honored

Governor Pat Quinn honors life of Union Activist Monday with Cesar Chavez Day

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April 24, 2014 in Local

Union Athletes: Labor Relations Board Challenged

Board deciding on whether college athletes unionize under scrutiny of Supreme Court

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April 24, 2014 in Local

Legislation: Forced Pensions For Private Businesses

Legislation would force private businesses to enroll employees in retirement plan

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yesterday in Local

AG: Springfield BOE Violated Open Meetings Act

The Attorney General says the Springfield School Board violated the Open Meetings Act when it discussed the demolition of Enos School over the summer.

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yesterday in Local

Quinn Unfazed by Pension Report

Gov. Pat Quinn isn’t too concerned about a report that says the pension reform law won’t save as much as originally promised.

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yesterday in Local

Rep. Farnham’s Replacement to be Sworn In Sunday

Democratic Party officials say a replacement for state Rep. Keith Farnham will be chosen this weekend.

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yesterday in Local

Former DNR Director to Repay $7,200 in Mileage

An improper mileage reimbursement is the latest in a series of missteps for the Illinois Department of Natural Resources this year.

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Tuesday in Local

East Side Shooting Leaves One Dead, One Injured

One man is dead and another remains in critical condition at Memorial Medical Center after a shooting late Friday afternoon on Springfield's east side.

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Tuesday in Local

US Knights Captain: “Its the Real Deal”

Knights in armor take to the battlefield at the Fairgrounds Saturday

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Tuesday in National

N.J. port authority head resigns amid ‘Bridgegate’ scandal

The chairman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, David Samson, has resigned his position.

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Tuesday in National

Washington state mudslide death toll expected to soar

Officials said the death toll from a huge mudslide in rural Washington state is likely to rise sharply.

Recent Headlines

yesterday in Music

William Hurt exits George Allman biopic

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The actor has pulled out of "Midnight Rider," two months after a camera assistant died while filming a scene.

yesterday in Music

Rick Springfield embarking on solo tour

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The "Jessie's Girl" hitmaker will head to his native Australia for a tour.

yesterday in Entertainment

Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong’o named ‘most beautiful’

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The actress was named as the world's most beautiful woman for 2014 by "People" magazine.