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Electricity on the Open Market

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CUB has comparison tool online

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DCFS Answers Criticism

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Poor record-keeping, no training about runaways

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Schock in Court

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His lawyers say they want to protect his constitutional rights

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Crooked Contractor Sent to Prison

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A Springfield man is admitting to bilking a customer out of more than $50,000 for home repair work he never did.

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State Contract with AFSCME Extended 2 Months; Governor Vetoes Anti-Strike Bill

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There's still no state budget, but contract talks continue with the biggest state workers' union.

National

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More millennials staying home with their parents

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U.S. millennials are more likely to be living with relatives now than before the Great Recession as the job market fails to rebound fully, a report suggests.

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Trump shows staying power ahead of first debate

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Trump is gaining momentum ahead of next week's first Republican debate, a new poll shows.

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Could Indian Ocean debris be from ill-fated MH370?

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Malaysia is "almost certain" that plane debris found on Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean is from a Boeing 777, heightening the possibility it could be wreckage from the missing flight.

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We’re driving some pretty old cars

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In the age of Apple's CarPlay, a lot of cars on the road still have tape decks.

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10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, July 30

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Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

Sports

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NBA in Africa? ‘Stay tuned,’ for regular-season game

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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says "stay tuned" for a regular-season game in Africa as Chris Paul and others prepare to play the league's first exhibition on the continent.

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Boston’s bummer summer: Sox slump, Olympics snub, Brady out

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After the winter of their discontent, it's been one bummer of a summer for Bostonians.

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WATCH: Annual Virginia pony swim

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"Salt water cowboys" round up dozens of horses for the tradition off the Virginia coast, now in its 90th year.

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Sin City mafia museum to display FIFA’s ‘rampant corruption’

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A museum devoted to the exploits of Tommy gun-wielding mobsters will open a permanent display exploring the "rampant corruption" of global soccer's scandal-rocked governing body.

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Brady blasts Deflategate suspension, denies wrongdoing

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The New England Patriots says there is "zero evidence" against him in the Deflategate scandal.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Jimmy Kimmel on the killing of Cecil the Lion

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The comedian shares his thoughts on the Minnesota dentist who illegally killed Cecil the Lion, and what you can do to help.

News

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‘Partridge Family’ star David Cassidy discusses bankruptcy auction

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The '70s star is putting his Florida mansion up for auction in September.

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Stallone puts ‘Rocky,’ ‘Rambo’ memorabilia up for auction

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"Rambo" and "Rocky" fans no longer have to fight Sylvester Stallone for a piece of those movies' memorabilia.

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Drunk Ron Weasley celebrates Harry Potter’s birthday

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Simon Pegg visits "The Tonight Show" to wish Harry Potter an early happy birthday.

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10 actresses that prove 50 is the new 30

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These 10 stars prove age is just a number.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Jimmy Kimmel on the killing of Cecil the Lion

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The comedian shares his thoughts on the Minnesota dentist who illegally killed Cecil the Lion, and what you can do to help.

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Today in entertainment history: July 30

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The Hollywood headlines that made history.

Cool Spotlight

Scratch and Win with COOL

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Win tickets to see Styx and Tesla and the IL State Fair!

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

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Register NOW for the Making Strides of Springfield on Saturday, October 3rd!

Movies and Music in the Park

Movie and Music

Get a fill list of music and movies that will be playing at a park near you!

COOL Special Delivery

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Does someone you know deserve a beautiful bouquet of flowers to brighten their day?

Sweet Relief

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COOL’s Small Town Spotlight

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