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Iraq holds vote for a new parliament

Unshaken by the latest surge in violence, Iraqis braved the threat of bombs and attacks to vote Wednesday in key elections for a new parliam…

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Toddler gets kidney from facebook post

A two year old girl is getting a life saving gift from a stranger who lives more than 1,500 miles away; social media is what brought them to…

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Guy fails at back flip during graduation

There's nothing like a graduation ceremony to bring out the hijinks. It was pomp and unfortunate circumstance. Instead of landing on his fee…

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Pork roasts blamed for restaurant fire

Fire officials say pork roasts cooking in an oven overnight were the source of a fire that caused heavy damage to a restaurant in Springfiel…

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Fire burns 3-story home in Springfield

The Red Cross has been called to assist four people burned out of a three-story home on Dickinson Street in Springfield, Tuesday night.