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Springfield Voters Overturn Anti-Discrimination Ordinance

Voters in Springfield, Missouri, have voted to repeal an ordinance that provided protection against discrimination in housing and hiring based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

04/07/2015

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Services Planned for Former Missouri Auditor Spokesman

Funeral services and a visitation will be held next week for Spence Jackson, the spokesman of former Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich.

04/03/2015

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Missouri State Searching for Man Exposing Himself on Campus

Police say in one case, the victim said the man entered her room and began removing her clothes as she slept.

03/23/2015

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Man And Two Children Dead After Missouri Standoff

Police say the man appears to have died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound after an armed standoff at an apartment in Springfield.

03/17/2015

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Springfield Fireworks Show to Include Cremains

James Carver, who died in 2008, is getting a heavenly send off this weekend in Springfield.

10/22/2014

Members of the Ferguson Police Department wear body cameras during a rally August 30, 2014, in Ferguson, Missouri.  (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)

Police in Illinois Could Begin Wearing Body Cameras

The idea is under consideration in Chicago and Springfield.

09/03/2014

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FBI Director Says Corruption, Crime Illinois Focus

FBI Director James Comey said in a visit to Springfield that stopping violent crime and public corruption are priorities in the region.

08/06/2014

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Change of Venue Sought in Hailey Owens Case

An attorney for the suspect in the kidnapping and death of a 10-year-old Springfield girl is asking to have the trial moved out of Greene County.

07/03/2014

William Rabourn. Booking photo courtesy of Greene County Jail

Spurned Man Throws Dog out Third-Story Window

A man who was spurned by a woman broke into her apartment and threw her small dog to its death from a third-story window.

06/26/2014

Craig Michael Wood (Booking photo from Greene County Sheriff's Department)

Court Reporter Dies Before Finishing Transcript

Jeanette Freeman had taken notes during the preliminary hearing for Craig Wood, who is accused of killing young Hailey Owens of Springfield in February.

06/16/2014

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