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Cooler weather on the horizon Knocking on the door of the last holiday weekend the weather looks pretty nice. However there is rain and cooler weather on the horizon. Find out when this will arrive by watching the forecast. ...

Springfield doctor hopes to punch ticket to 2016 Olympics Next summer, KY3 is the place to be for the 2016 Olympic Games from Rio de Janiero.  The Ozarks has a new athlete to root on as Dr. Mary Nguyen hopes to make the games.  This 30-year-old's sport of choice, not what you'd think a doctor would compete in.  KY3's Chad Plein reports. ...

Royals believe chickenpox cases limited to 2 players KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The AL Central-leading Royals are confident no other players will come down with chickenpox after reliever Kelvin Herrera and left-fielder Alex Rios were diagnosed last weekend. Royals manager Ned Yost said Thursday that Herrera and Rios were both recovering quickly, and they could come to the ballpark early Friday for a workout. They would be sure to leave before the rest ...

Man convicted in deadly shooting in Springfield neighborhood A man charged with shooting and killing his girlfriend in a home on East Sunset has been convicted of first-degree involuntary manslaughter. Jonathan Greer, 32, was originally charged with second-degree murder in the death of Angie Holbrook, 34.  On July 25, 2013, Holbrook was shot in the face inside a house on East Sunset, near the intersection with Fremont. During the four-day trial, Greer's attorney's said Greer was ...

Teen saves life of man hit by train This is a story about a couple of kids from the wrong side of the tracks, foster kids. "In the life of a foster kid, you don't know what's going to happen the next day," says Preston Ternasky, a senior at Newburg high school, "It's not a stable life." Chris McDonald, also a senior at the school, says coming from a broken family situation makes it hard ...

Pierce City School District switching to LED lighting The future looks bright for the Pierce City School District. "We're constantly looking at how can we do things more efficiently both from a financial standpoint as well as a staff standpoint," says Superintendent Russ Moreland. Soon, custodians like Rick Garoutte won't be spending as much time changing light bulbs in building after the district switches to LED lighting later this month. "They have to be changed quite ...

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Manhunt could bring subdued holiday in recreation area
Aquatic foliage graces the shore of Nippersink Lake Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015 in Fox Lake, Ill. The manhunt for three suspects wanted in the killing of Fox Lake Police Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz threatens to dampen the Labor Day weekend across one of the state's most popular recreational areas, a boating and fishing playground known as the Chain O' Lakes. The scenery normally draws tens of thousands of visitors for end-of-summer fun, but concerns mounted Thursday that the heavy police presence and fear of the fugitives could led would-be visitors to go elsewhere. (AP Photo/Carrie Antlfinger)FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — The manhunt for three suspects wanted in the killing of an Illinois police officer threatened Thursday to dampen the Labor Day weekend across one of the state's most popular recreational areas, a boating and fishing playground known as the Chain O' Lakes.

Thais unveil restored statue at bomb site to boost morale
This undated image provided by the Royal Thai Police shows a man they believe is part of a group responsible for a deadly bombing at a shrine in central Bangkok on Aug. 17, 2015. Authorities on Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015, identified the suspect but issued two different spellings of his name, Mieraili Yusufu and Yusufu Meerailee, and said he faces charges of possessing unauthorized explosives. The words in Thai read "Min Buri court approved an arrest warrant for Mr. Mieraili Yusufu on the charge of conspiracy to posses unauthorized explosives." (AP Photo/Royal Thai Police)BANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities unveiled the restored centerpiece Friday of the Erawan Shrine, in the latest bid to restore confidence among Bangkok's tourism and business communities almost three weeks after a deadly bombing that left 20 dead.

Asian stock markets ebb ahead of US jobs report
FILE - This Oct. 8, 2014, file photo, shows a Wall Street address carved in the side of a building, in New York. World stocks rose Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015, as a holiday in China gave investors a break from its torrid markets and the European Central Bank was expected to confirm its willingness to provide more stimulus to the eurozone, if needed. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly lower Friday as caution prevailed before the release of the monthly U.S. jobs report and the resumption of trading on Chinese stock markets next week.

Biden says cannot say yet whether he will mount White House run
Joe Biden speaks at meeting with Jewish community leaders at David Posnack Jewish Community Center in DavieBy John Whitesides ATLANTA (Reuters) - U.S. Vice President Joe Biden said on Thursday he is still trying to determine whether he has the emotional energy to mount a White House bid in 2016 but cannot say yet whether he will. In his first extensive public comments about a possible run for the Democratic presidential nomination, Biden said, "I can't look you straight in the eye now and say I know I can do it." Biden, 72, has been huddling with advisers for weeks to determine whether he will challenge Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton, who has seen her favorability ratings plummet over her use of a private email server while working as the nation's top diplomat. "The most relevant factor in my decision is whether my family and I have the emotional energy to run," Biden, who lost his son, Beau, to cancer earlier this year, said in response to a question.

The Latest: Funeral arrangements announced for slain officer
This undated photo provided by the Lake County Sheriff’s Office shows Kristin B. Kiefer. Kiefer has been charged with disorderly conduct and falsifying a police report that sent dozens of officers scrambling through a cornfield Wednesday night in hopes of finding the suspects wanted in the fatal shooting of Fox Lake Police Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewitz. Kiefer's bail was set at $100,000 Thursday, Sept 3, 2015. (Lake County Sheriff’s Office photo via AP)FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — The latest on the fatal shooting of a police officer in northern Illinois (all times local):