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7-31-15 Lincoln Exhibit

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Lincoln’s Relationship with Jewish People Theme of New ALPLM Exhibit

A new exhibit at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum focuses on what was termed, at the time, another minority group.

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WATCH: Chris Farley in ‘Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation’

This mashup is both hilarious and impressive.

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William Kelly is Back — Bashing Sen. Mark Kirk

Going beyond criticizing Kirk’s comments and policies, William Kelly talked about Kirk’s physical condition since he suffered a stroke in 2012.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

Here's a look at some of the major sporting events happening this weekend.

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This week’s best sports shots

A look back at some of this week's biggest plays and best moments in sports.

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Questions About Accused Teen Murderer’s Mental Fitness

Questions have risen about the mental fitness of a Springfield teenager being tried as an adult for murder.

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Making headlines this week

A look back at some of the week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.

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Facebook has an heiress

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

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

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.

7-31-15 SPD Press Conference

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Police Arrest 10 Suspected of Drug, Gun Crimes

Authorities say they have arrested ten people they beleive have involved in either drug or gun violence, or both.

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Grandma’s the get-a-way driver

It's not exactly quality time with grandma.

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REVIEW: Strong cast helps ‘Rogue Nation’ create a blast of entertainment

In the latest installment of the "Mission: Impossible" franchise, Tom Cruise may have finally found a marriage that will work.

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Blagojevich Attorney to Ask Full Court for Rehearing

The unanimous ruling let 13 counts stand. Requests for full-court hearings aren't granted automatically.

7-31-15 Shooting

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UPDATE: Shooting Victim Was Teenager

Springfield police say it was a 17-year-old boy that was found shot in the head inside a home on South 23rd Street on the city's east side Thursday.

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WATCH: Miami Marlins play dirty

After the Washington Nationals started playing soft rock during opponent's batting practices, the Marlins decided to pay them back with some trolling in the form of fart noises.

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WATCH: Man rolls under train in heart-stopping video

Witnesses couldn't believe their eyes when they saw a man purposely rolling under a moving train.

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Mariah Carey makes directorial debut

The "Hero" hitmaker is stepping behind the camera to direct her upcoming Christmas TV movie.

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‘Star Trek,’ ‘Superman’ costumes up for auction

Costumes worn by late actors Leonard Nimoy and Christopher Reeves are going under the hammer.

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Candidate Lindsey Graham Campaigns in Illinois

Talks immigration, supports Kirk

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Urban Meyer, ‘trademarked’ coach

Ohio State University is taking steps to ensure the name of football coach Urban Meyer doesn't show up on knock-off apparel.

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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.

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REVIEW: Strong cast helps ‘Rogue Nation’ create a blast of entertainment

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In the latest installment of the "Mission: Impossible" franchise, Tom Cruise may have finally found a marriage that will work.

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Yoko Ono unveils Ellis Island tapestry dedicated to John Lennon

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The tapestry was commissioned by Art For Amnesty to thank Ono for donating royalties from covers of Lennon's solo songs to Amnesty International.

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Mariah Carey makes directorial debut

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The "Hero" hitmaker is stepping behind the camera to direct her upcoming Christmas TV movie.