Dave McKinney was the Chicago Sun-Times' Springfield bureau chief.
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The Springfield City Council will allow a police officer facing a lawsuit to be represented by an attorney of his choice -- but not everyone is on board with it.
The company has posted a security warning for its online storage service.
CVS has pulled tobacco from its stores and will make customers think twice about filling prescriptions at other stores that still sell smokes.
Parents eager to get children away from video screens can turn to apps to get youngsters to learn while playing in the real world.
Microsoft is launching a smartwatch that will track a user's heart rate and work across different mobile platforms.
The world's largest online community will let users update family and friends about their status after bad situations.
A western Pennsylvania woman tells a would-be criminal to bug off!
It took firefighters two hours to free a woman who was trying to make a Santa Claus style entry into the home of a man she met online.
A Washington state teacher has been warned not to have students spin a disciplinary "Wheel of Misfortune" to assign punishments for misbehavior.
One is a building with bars. The other is a building with a bar. A very drunk woman apparently had trouble telling them apart.
It may be the only time you will find these words in the same sentence: "Ebola" and "Add to Wishlist."
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The decorations and synchronized light display on this house is so impressive, we won't even ask for candy.
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No, your eyes aren't tricking you. The album covers in Roy Kafri's new music video ARE singing along.
Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams have failed to convince a judge to dismiss a copyright lawsuit.
Barbara Walters is back with her annual TV special.
If a Walter White action figure was on your Christmas list, it just got more difficult to find.
The "Bridget Jones's Diary" star says her "new face" is a result of a massive lifestyle change.
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