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U.S., Turkey weigh which Syrian rebels to support in border area

The United States and Turkey have not yet agreed which Syrian rebels they will support in a joint effort to help clear Islamic State from an area along the Turkish border.

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New Dr. Seuss book hits shelves

"What Pet Should I Get?" goes on sale 24 years after the author's death.

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ANALYSIS: Women’s impact on men’s professional sports

The Arizona Cardinals say new coach Jen Welter is believed to be the first woman to hold a coaching position of any kind in the NFL.

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U.S. dentist accused of killing beloved Cecil the Lion

Wildlife officials accused an American hunter of killing one of the oldest and most famous lions in Zimbabwe, without a permit after paying $50,000 to two people who lured the beast to its death.

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10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, July 29

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

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, July 29.

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‘TeachingCenter’

A look at the exciting and high stakes world of professional teaching.

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Windows 10 debuts today

No one's expected to line up overnight for the new Microsoft operating systems the way people did 20 years ago for Windows 95, but today marks the first update in three years.

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Report: New Berlin coach, board president face charges

Creviston found passed out behind the wheel; Gordon allegedly wields gun in love triangle

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Today in entertainment history: July 29

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

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State Could Hold Up Video Gaming Revenues; Langfelder Responds

There’s confusion amongst local governments over whether the state can withhold video gaming payments, even without a state budget in place.

7-28-15 Springfield City Council

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City Council Again Hears About West Side Apartment Complex

The Springfield City Council is getting an earful about a project approved in the waning weeks of the previous city council.

7-28-15 Economic Development Commission

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Langfelder Names Economic Development Commission Members

The city now has a seven-member commission in place to deal with economic development projects that are proposed, before they go to the city council for final approval.

7-28-15 Illinois Tourism

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Tourism Booming in Springfield and Illinois, Despite “Elephant in the Room”

Tourism remains one of the biggest industries in the state of Illinois, and it keeps getting bigger.

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Man Killed by Prostitute in W. Va. Could Have Ties to 2005 Divernon Case

Neal Falls of Springfield, Oregon was killed earlier this month in Charleston, West Virginia when he tried to kill a woman he met online.

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NFL upholds Brady’s four-game Deflategate suspension

The New England QB's punishment for his role in using under-inflated footballs during the AFC championship game last season was upheld by NFL commissioner Roger Goodell.

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Arrest Made in Sunday Shooting

A man accused of shooting a Springfield man late Sunday night has turned himself in.

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

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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Arizona Cardinals hire the NFL’s first female coach

The Arizona Cardinals are being hailed as groundbreakers after hiring Dr. Jen Welter to be a coaching intern during training camp this year, working with inside linebackers.

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY: 26 freebies to help you celebrate

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On your birthday you can have your (free) cake and eat it too!

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Facebook has an heiress

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Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are expecting their first child.

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TV: What’s new on Netflix, Amazon & Hulu

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August is shaping up to be a good month for streaming some hit movies and the TV series you've been meaning to check out.