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Coroner’s Inquest: Prosecutor Charged With Wife’s Murder

A former Illinois Prosecutor has pleaded not guilty in the death of his wife.

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Obama to Stump in Illinois for Quinn Re-Election This Week

Barack Obama will visit Illinois to help Pat Quinn's re-election campaign.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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

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New Allegations Against Burris Come Out in Trial

More allegations of wrong doing against former U.S. Senator Roland Burris.

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Kirk Says Fitzgerald Should Replace Holder

Mark Kirk believes Patrick Fitzgerald would be a good watchdog for the White House.

FILE - In this April 30, 2014 file photo Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn speaks to students and educators at the state Capitol in Springfield Ill. Gov. Quinn largely approved the 2015 budget lawmakers sent him but used his veto powers to cut about $250 million from the $35.7 billion spending plan Monday June 30, 2014. The Chicago Democrat said he cut money for renovations to the state Capitol, which drew criticism last year over the hefty price tag. He also said he has directed state agencies to made additional reductions, including selling nearly half of the state's aircraft.

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Quinn Gets Female Vote

Female politicians and womens groups in Illinois endorse Pat Quinn for re-election.

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Missing Springfield Woman Found in Athens

A woman reported missing Friday afternoon has been found.

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This week’s best sports shots

A look at some of this week's best moments in sports.

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Making headlines this week

A look at the big stories that made news this week and the headlines you may have missed.

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Stark Appears in Court; Bond Set at $500k

A Chatham man accused of disseminating roughly 14,000 pieces of child pornography has appeared in court

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The top 20 concert tours

Paul McCartney, Jay Z & Beyoncé, Jason Aldean, and Phish all have top-grossing tours, but the No. 1 might surprise you.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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Springfield Clinic Gives Back Through Philanthropy Campaign

The "Give75" campaign continues a celebration

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Ford recalling 850K vehicles for airbag glitch

The automaker is recalling models including the Fusion, Escape, and Lincoln MKZ.

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Route 66 Mother Road Festival Kicks Off This Weekend

Fans of the cars of days gone by are converging on Springfield this weekend for the International Route 66 Festival. It begins Friday evening.

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Former Chatham Fire Protection District Manager Admits Stealing More Than $50k

A former office manager for the Chatham Fire Protection District has admitted to stealing more than $50,000 from her employer.

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Lionel Richie: Miley Cyrus, Justin Bieber are ‘forgettable’

The "Hello" hitmaker says pop stars today favor notoriety over quality music.

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Willie Nelson ditches joints – but he’s not quitting!

The 81-year-old proud pot smoker uses a hi-tech device to super-heat his smoke stash.

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Springfield Man Indicted on Several Charges

An 18-year-old Springfield man accused of home invasions and sexual assaults of women more than 60 years old has been indicted by a grand jury.

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23K pounds of beef trimmings recalled for possible E. coli

The beef has been shipped to fast food restaurants and retail locations.

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Today in entertainment history: Oct. 1

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A look back on this day in Hollywood history.

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Family confirms Malcolm Young battling dementia

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Premiere of 'AC/DC - Live at River Plate' at Hammersmith Apollo - Arrivals London, England - 06.05.11

The AC/DC rocker has been admitted to a care facility in Australia.

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Man’s ‘Harry Potter’ hoard is world’s largest

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Think you're a "Harry Potter" superfan? This man lives in Hogwarts heaven and has the Guinness record to prove it.