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in Sports

Blatter won’t attend Women’s World Cup final

Senior executives of Zurich-based FIFA were charged with corruption by prosecutors in the United States over bids for major soccer tournaments.

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in National

Nearly one in three Americans owns a gun

About 29 percent of people nationwide reported owning a gun.

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in National, World

U.S., Cuba restoring diplomatic ties after 54 years

The previous Cold War enemies agreed to reopen embassies in each other's capitals, with the Cubans saying that could happen as soon as July 20.

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in Weird

For sale: Prison

Looking for a place that can house hundreds? You're in luck.

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in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, July 1.

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in Sports

WATCH: USA v. Germany World Cup highlights

Team U.S.A. triumphed in a battle of giants that went down to the wire.

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in Sports

Americans reach World Cup final, earn another chance of glory

The veteran U.S. women's soccer team reached the final for the second time in a row.

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in National

10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, July 1

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

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: July 1

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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in Local

Springfield City Council Hears About NE Street Flooding Problems

It's not going to be easy, and it's not going to be cheap.

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in Local

CWLP Not Concerned About Supreme Court EPA Ruling

The Supreme Court decision striking down the EPA's regulations on toxic air emissions from power plants doesn't effect City Water Light and Power too much.

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in Local

Rauner Vetoes Portions of Transportation Budget

Gov. Bruce Rauner sliced some chunks off the state construction budget before signin

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in Entertainment

Oh no! ‘Bennifer’ are divorcing

Actors Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck say they've decided to divorce after 10 years of marriage.

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in Local

Dems Propose One Month State Budget

The state greets the new fiscal year with no budget, but there are alternatives.

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in Local

Ill. Route 97 Reopened at Koke Mill, Moore Rd. Following Accident

Police so far haven't said what caused the crash, nor have they said if there are any injuries.

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in Local

Man Dead After Motorcycle Crash

A Springfield man is dead after an early morning motorcycle crash.

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in Music

Journey drummer Castronovo charged with rape

The rocker also faces charges including assault and menacing and is being held without bail in an Oregon jail.

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in Entertainment

Men bring the moves, but ladies take charge in ‘Magic Mike XXL’

The film, which hits theaters July 1, follows 2012's surprise hit with Channing Tatum rejoining the Kings of Tampa, his rogue band of male entertainers.

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in National, World

Iranian nuclear talks extended

Iran and six world powers ramped up negotiations after accepting they would miss a June 30 deadline for a nuclear deal.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: July 29

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A look back at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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Tom Cruise takes on Jimmy Fallon in latest lip-sync battle

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The Weeknd, the Righteous Brothers, and Meat Loaf are among the artists to get reinterpreted in this battle between "The Tonight Show" host and the "Mission Impossible" star.

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Joe Jackson on the road to recovery after stroke scare

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The Jackson family patriarch suffered a burst artery behind his eye, which caused him to temporarily lose his vision, and then battled a trio of further health scares as his heart stopped three times.