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Police investigate Republic shooting

A woman is in the hospital and a man is in custody after a shooting in a Republic neighborhood.

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U.S. Funding Bill to impact truckers

With the President's signature, the U.S. Funding Bill will impact America's truckers in two key areas.

Springfield filmmakers react to Sony's controversy

Sony Pictures pulled its film ‘The Interview’ from theaters after major movie chains took it out of their lineup. Some call it a safety measure, since hackers threatened to attack theaters that…

Local filmmakers react to 'The Interview' controversy

Sony Pictures pulled its film ‘The Interview’ from theaters after major movie chains took it out of their lineup. Some call it a safety measure, since hackers threatened to attack theaters that…

Foggy night ahead

Chief meteorologist Kevin Lighty looks at how long fog and drizzle will be around.

Sex offender arrested after posing as Santa Claus in Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a sex offender has been arrested after performing as Santa Claus for Kansas City area children.

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Dash cameras coming to Sparta police cars

The city of Sparta recently approved the addition of two new dash camera in their police cars.

Dash cameras on police cars in Sparta

Could Cuban cigars be on the way?

The announcement by president Obama regarding international relations with Cuba is getting mixed reactions across the country.

Local business owners react to news about Cuba

Jury convicts man of sexual assault for 2nd time this year

Lester Erby's ex-girlfriend said he raped her in her bedroom after trying to convince her to get back together with him.

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Missouri leads nation in executions for 2014

Fewer prisoners are being put to death nationwide, but that's not the case in Missouri. The state is leading the nation in executions, tied with Texas for the most this year.

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VIDEO: Thursday evening weather - Fog developing

Chief meteorologist Kevin Lighty with a look at some fog developing tonight.

VIDEO Thursday evening weather - Fog developing

2 state troopers get medals for flood rescues

Early on April 18, 2013, Douglas County was inundated following prolonged and heavy rainfall.  An elderly couple was trapped in their mobile home by a rising creek.

Rescue of flooded couple

Rogers police say missing 2-year-old boy is safe

An Atoka County, Okla., sheriff's deputy stopped a vehicle and found the child, who is in good health, and arrested Brent Wilks, who took him from his home early Thursday.

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5-year-old Ohio boy tries to save Alabama - Birmingham football program

The boy likes the team's logo.  He sent the school $1 from his allowance to try to keep it from dropping football.

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Australia police: 8 children found dead

Eight children, the youngest of them only 18 months old, have been found dead at a suburban home in the northeastern Australian city of Cairns in a case that the country's Prime Minister has…

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Huge Los Angeles fire was arson

Arsonists started a huge December 8 blaze that destroyed a downtown apartment building under construction and damaged nearby buildings, the Los Angeles Fire Department said Thursday in a news…

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Sony hack renews cybersecurity push

White House Economic Council Director Jeff Zients pointed fingers at Congress on Thursday for not acting fast enough on cybersecurity legislation, in the wake of news that North Korea was…

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Hong Kong tycoon guilty of corruption

A billionaire who jointly controls Asia's biggest property development company and a former No. 2 official of Hong Kong were found guilty of conspiracy to commit misconduct in the city's…

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Pakistani army: Dozens of militants killed

Dozens of militants were killed in crackdowns across Pakistan on Friday, officials said, days after the Pakistani Taliban massacred nearly 150 people at a school.

The Pakistani military claimed…

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Lawsuit claims meatloaf killed parents

The children of an elderly West Virginia couple who passed away months apart in late 2012 and early 2013 are blaming their deaths on a restaurant chain's meatloaf.

Mark and Ann Starcher say a…

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Police investigate Republic shooting

U.S. Funding Bill to impact truckers

Springfield filmmakers react to Sony's controversy

Local filmmakers react to 'The Interview'...

Foggy night ahead

Police generic image

Sex offender arrested after posing as Santa...

Dash cameras on police cars in Sparta

Dash cameras coming to Sparta police cars

Local business owners react to news about Cuba

Could Cuban cigars be on the way?

Lester Erby

Jury convicts man of sexual assault for 2nd...

(img1)Missouri leading the way in executions

Missouri leads nation in executions for 2014

VIDEO Thursday evening weather - Fog developing

VIDEO: Thursday evening weather - Fog developing

Rescue of flooded couple

2 state troopers get medals for flood rescues

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Alex Gage Almodovar

Rogers police say missing 2-year-old boy is safe

Note written by boy who tried to save UAB football program

5-year-old Ohio boy tries to save Alabama -...

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Australia police: 8 children found dead

LA Fire arson

Huge Los Angeles fire was arson

Dianne Feinstein

Sony hack renews cybersecurity push

Raymond Kwok

Hong Kong tycoon guilty of corruption

Pakistan school bullet hole

Pakistani army: Dozens of militants killed

Bob Evans

Lawsuit claims meatloaf killed parents

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