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Frustrated by health insurance price hikes? Bill would allow Illinois to restrict them

In recent years, many Illinois consumers were socked with steep price increases when buying health insurance on the Obamacare exchange. A bill that’s gaining traction in Springfield, however, could prevent that. The bill would give the Illinois Department of Insurance the power to say no to certain...
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5 plead not guilty in deaths of siblings buried in yard

SPRINGFIELD, Ga. (AP) — Five relatives have pleaded not guilty in the deaths of teenage siblings found buried in their father’s yard in Georgia. News outlets report the dead children’s father, 50-year-old Elwyn Crocker Sr., their stepmother and three others entered their pleas Wednesday during arraignments in Effingham County Superior Court. Sheriff’s deputies acting on […]
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Wildlife experts, snorkeler free owl trapped in fishing line

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A barred owl caught a lucky break when a snorkeler banded with wildlife officials to rescue the bird from a fishing line tangled in trees above the James River in Missouri. Bill Hulsebus was visiting the Springfield Conservation Nature Center last week when he came across the injured owl, dangling by […]
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‘The Simpsons’ Are Moving to Disney+, With the First 30 Seasons Available on Day One

Now that Disney owns The Simpsons, they’re making the obvious decision, and moving the show to their new streaming service, Disney+. The entire show’s run will now be available on the streaming service, on day one. Get ready for The Simpsons on Disney+ later this year. Meet the new streaming home of The Simpsons: Disney+. Up until now, the series was streaming on the FXX Simpsons streaming app, with new episodes on Hulu. Now, Disney+ will be the exclusive streaming home of the series. The fi...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Fox, Simpsons, Rupert Murdoch, Hulu, Mickey Mouse, Springfield, Simpson, Bob Iger


Arkansas governor’s nephew faces new corruption charges

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A former Arkansas lawmaker who is Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s nephew has been indicted and accused of accepting bribes from a Missouri nonprofit in a widening federal corruption probe that’s already ensnared several state legislators over the past two years. Former state Sen. Jeremy Hutchinson and two former executives of Springfield-based […]
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ATTENTION: THERE IS A NED FLANDERS METAL BAND

YES THE CAPITALIZATION IS ENTIRELY NECESSARY Of all the fictional characters out there, Ned Flanders is without a doubt the least metal. The sweater clad, devoutly religious, mustachioed Springfield resident is the most family friendly and timid character on The Simpsons, but surprisingly, he’s the inspiration for an ultra specific heavy metal band that fuckin’ shreds. The band is called Okilly Dokilly, after Ned Flanders catchphrase, and if that wasn’t already perfect, it gets even bette...
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Springfield Saint Victor Rifle And Pistol Review

Today Joel reviews the new Saint Victor rifle and pistol from Springfield Armory. A very solid value that you can take out of the box and perform with instantly. Proprietary parts that help it shoot smooth with less recoil! Enjoy. ««« PATREON GIVEAWAYS »»» Go to http://tfbtv.gun.team for details on our monthly gun giveaway. TFBTV […] Read More … The post Springfield Saint Victor Rifle And Pistol Review appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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R. Kelly Charges Fans $100 for 28-Second Performance & Selfies: “This is How I Got to Get Paid Now”

Before he even arrived for his first paid gig since being released from jail over unpaid child support, R. Kelly was already begging the media to “take it easy” on him.Ha. Like that was gonna happen!Kelly—who was recently charged with 10 counts of sexual abuse—left many fans disappointed after a brief paid appearance at Dirty South Lounge in Springfield, Illinois on Saturday night (Apr. 6).Fans paid $50-$100 to attend the event, only to be underwhelmed as Kelly did the absolute bare minimum and ...
Tags: Music, Celebs, Chicago, Dubai, Pop Culture, Jazz, Illinois, Concerts, R. Kelly, Kelly, Springfield, Greenberg, Springfield Illinois, Steven Greenberg, Dirty South Lounge


R. Kelly Gives 28-Second Performance In Springfield

R&B singer R. Kelly made a paid appearance early Sunday at a club in Illinois’ capital city, but the fans who each shelled out $50 to $100 for tickets got only a 28-second performance, followed by a half-hour meet-and-greet. Hours before his appearance at the Dirty South Lounge in Springfield, Kelly posted a More »
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R. Kelly gives 28-second performance at Illinois club

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — R. Kelly gave a 28-second performance and spent about half an hour more hobnobbing with fans who paid $50 to $100 to see him at a club in the Illinois capital of Springfield. The R&B singer posted a video on his Instagram page hours before the early Sunday performance at the […]
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Springfield 1911 Loaded Parkerized .45 ACP Handgun - $699 shipped

Springfield 1911 Loaded Parkerized .45 ACP Handgun - $699 shipped
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SIG SAUER Introduces 30-06 Springfield Elite Match Ammunition

SIG SAUER 30-06 Springfield Elite Match ammunition NEWINGTON, N.H. –-(Ammoland.com)- SIG SAUER, Inc. adds to its Elite Match ammunition line with the addition of a 30-06 Springfield round. Featuring a 175gr Sierra MatchKing bullet, the SIG SAUER 30-06 Win Open Tip Match (OTM) round has a muzzle velocity of 2,700 fps with a muzzle energy of 2,833 ft-lbs. “Our 30-06 Springfield Elite Match load is designed to excel in today’s modern firearms as well as older rifles such as the M1 Garand and del...
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Scores and Schedule

Tuesday's GamesNHLCarolina 4 Toronto 1Montreal 4 Tampa Bay 2Minnesota 5 Winnipeg 1Colorado 6 Edmonton 2Nashville 3 Buffalo 2Boston 6 Columbus 2Detroit 4 Pittsburgh 1Dallas 6 Philadelphia 2Los Angeles 3 Arizona 1Vancouver 4 San Jose 2\---AHLManitoba 3 Bakersfield 1WB/Scranton 3 Bridgeport 1Charlotte 5 Lehigh Valley 1Rockford 5 San Antonio 3Tucson 5 Iowa 4\---NBAOklahoma City 119 L.A. Lakers 103San Antonio 117 Atlanta 111Houston 130 Sacramento 105Golden State 116 Denver 99\---MLBAmerican Leag...
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Person fatally shot by police in Springfield identified

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. (AP) — The person fatally shot by Springfield police Sunday after a short vehicle pursuit has been identified. The Register-Guard reports 33-year-old Stacy William Kenny was shot by at least one Springfield police officer Sunday night. The names of the officers involved have not yet been released. Two officers were injured during the […]
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.243 And .30-06 Introduced To SIG SAUER’s Elite Hunting Ammo Line

Sig Sauer has introduced two new offerings in their Elite Hunting Copper Game ammunition line.  The new 80 grain .243 Winchester and 150 grain .30-06 Springfield bullets are made of all copper.  This brings Sig’s Elite Hunting Copper line to seven different calibers, which also include .223 Rem, .300 BLK, 6.5 CM, .308 Win and […] Read More … The post .243 And .30-06 Introduced To SIG SAUER’s Elite Hunting Ammo Line appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Hunting, Winchester, Daily News, Springfield, Sig Sauer, Ammunition, 243 Win, 30-06 Sprg, Elite Hunting Copper, Sig s Elite Hunting Copper


PE-backed ACS recruits Moran as chief HR officer

American Construction Source, a national building materials platform for custom home builders and repair and remodel contractors, has named Randi Moran as chief human resources officer. Moran’s work background includes senior leadership positions at Elo Touch Solutions, GE Power, Vought Aircraft, Boeing, Hughes Space & Communications and Allied Signal. ACS is backed by Angeles Equity Partners and Clearlake. Correction: The previous headline of this news report misspelled Moran’s name, which has ...
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PE-backed ACS recruits Morgan as chief HR officer

American Construction Source, a national building materials platform for custom home builders and repair and remodel contractors, has named Randi Moran as chief human resources officer. Moran’s work background includes senior leadership positions at Elo Touch Solutions, GE Power, Vought Aircraft, Boeing, Hughes Space & Communications and Allied Signal. ACS is backed by Angeles Equity Partners and Clearlake. PRESS RELEASE SPRINGFIELD, Mo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–American Construction Source (ACS), a lead...
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1 person killed, 2 officers injured in Oregon shooting

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. (AP) — One person was killed and two police officers were injured in a shooting in a western Oregon city Sunday night. The Register-Guard reports that the deceased person has not yet been identified following the shooting in Springfield around 9 p.m. Police say two officers have been treated at McKenzie-Willamette Medical Center […]
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Seeking new coach, Tennessee reaches out to Kellie Harper

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Tennessee wants to talk to Missouri State coach Kellie Harper about its coaching vacancy. The Lady Vols are looking for a coach to replace Holly Warlick, who was fired last week after going 172-67 in seven seasons. Harper played at Tennessee from 1995-99 and is coming off a surprising run to […]
Tags: News, Sports, Tennessee, Harper, Springfield, Lady Vols, Missouri State, Mo AP, Holly Warlick, Kellie Harper


Thousands March in Illinois to Defend Second Amendment Rights ~ VIDEO

Opinion Thousands of Illinois gun owners turned out for the annual lobby day at the capitol in Springfield. (Screen snip, YouTube, Terribly Tactical) Illinois – -(AmmoLand.com)- Thousands of Second Amendment activists marched on the Illinois State Capitol building in Springfield, reminding lawmakers that gun owners are paying attention, and they’re not taking the rap for crimes they didn’t commit. According to an estimate from WICS/WRSP, the event drew some 8,000 gun owners, which eclipses ...
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Illinois man indicted on state charges in deputy’s killing

ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois man facing federal murder charges in the killing a sheriff’s deputy now faces state charges, as well. Winnebago County State’s Attorney Marilyn Hite Ross said Wednesday that a grand jury indicted 39-year-old Floyd E. Brown, of Springfield, on 75 counts, including 60 counts of first-degree murder. Brown has already […]
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SIG SAUER Adds 243 Win & 30-06 Springfield Loads to Elite Hunting Ammunition Line

SIG SAUER 243 Win & 30-06 Springfield Elite Hunting Ammunition NEWINGTON, N.H., – -(AmmoLand.com)- SIG SAUER, Inc. adds 243 Win and 30-06 Springfield loads to its premium-grade, Elite Hunting ammunition line. These exceptionally accurate Copper Game rounds feature an all-copper bullet that delivers deep penetration and consistent 1.8x diameter expansion. The 80gr 243 Win Copper Game round has a muzzle velocity of 3,425 fps and muzzle energy of 2,084 ft-lbs, making it an excellent load for hun...
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Bring more innovation to your demand generation now

Do routinely look for ways to drive innovation with your demand generation approach? Or do you feel behind the curve?According to research by Circle Research and B2B Marketing, marketers are evenly split. Half say they’re “old school” while the other half believe their approach is innovative.According to the report, almost all of those who do describe themselves as innovative (93%) say that it has made their marketing more effective. However, 83% of laggards have resolved to bring more innovatio...
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First Hand: Are “Low Number” ’03s Unsafe to Shoot?

There is a lot of internet chatter about whether or not it is safe to shoot a “low number” Springfield M1903 bolt-action rifle. When I say “a lot,” I mean a whole lot: a Google search of the phrase “1903 safe to shoot” brings back 20.2 million hits, including 148,000 videos. Now, not all of […] Read More … The post First Hand: Are “Low Number” ’03s Unsafe to Shoot? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Springfield 1911 Loaded Parkerized .45 ACP Handgun - $699 shipped

Springfield 1911 Loaded Parkerized .45 ACP Handgun - $699 shipped
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Grand jury indicts Illinois man accused in deputy’s killing

ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A grand jury has indicted an Illinois man in the fatal shooting of a sheriff’s deputy who was trying to serve an arrest warrant at a hotel. Federal prosecutors say Floyd E. Brown of Springfield was indicted Tuesday on murder and weapons charges in the death of 35-year-old McHenry County Sheriff’s […]
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Springfield 911 Alpha 380ACP, 2.7" 6Rd from $340.99

Springfield 911 Alpha 380ACP, 2.7" 6Rd from $340.99
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‘The Simpsons’ Pulls Episode Featuring Michael Jackson From Circulation

The Simpsons is pulling one of its episodes from circulation following the airing of HBO’s eye-opening documentary Leaving Neverland. The 1991 The Simpsons Michael Jackson episode “Stark Raving Dad” was considered a landmark achievement for the show as it cemented its place as a staple of the American comedy scene. The episode featured the voice of Michael Jackson, who anonymously voiced the good-natured New Jersey bricklayer Leon Kompowsky, a character who suffered from the delusion that he wa...
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ArachniGRIP Offers Slide Spider for Springfield XDM

ArachniGRIP Offers Slide Spider for Springfield XDM Parker, CO – (Ammoland.com) – ArachniGRIP, creator and manufacturer of the innovative Slide Spider® adhesive slide grip, is proud to offer the Slide Spider for the popular Springfield XDM. ArachniGRIP® answers the call from Springfield XD(M) owners and introduces its Slide Spider® grip for the XD(M) series pistols. In 2007, Springfield Armory® introduced the XD(M) that changed the polymer pistol market and set new standards for easy operatio...
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Illinois’ Gov. Pritzker’s tax plan has 7.95 percent top rate

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. J.B. Pritzker took the first step Thursday in fulfilling his touchstone campaign pledge of making the wealthy pay more in income taxes as the billionaire proposed a graduated income-tax structure that would top out at 7.95 percent and he said would generate $3.4 billion in new revenue for the financially […]
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