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UPDATE: young girl taken to the hospital after riding roller coaster at Silver Dollar City is okay The father of the 10-year-old girl who was taken to the hospital after a roller coaster ride at Silver Dollar City Wednesday night said she is doing well. When she got off Outlaw Run, the girl complained her neck was hurting. The father, who wants the family's identity to remain anonymous, said his daughter went to the hospital as a precautionary measure. He said she had a ...

Free immunizations offered to Springfield Public Schools students With summer coming to a close, parents are getting their kids ready for school.  That means shopping for clothes and school supplies.  For some moms and dads, it also entails getting their kids vaccinated.   From Edited Press Release: Free immunization clinics will be held at SPS high schools July 31 and Aug. 3-6. At Springfield Public Schools, our students' healthy and safety are paramount. One way that SPS ...

Pleasant weather the next few days Slightly cooler less humid air will visit the Ozarks for the next couple of days. Watch the weather to find out how long the nice weather will last. ...

VIDEO: Budweiser Clydesdales make home delivery in Springfield The Budweiser Clydesdales trotted up to Estel Brackett's house at Millwood Estates and dropped off a shipment of Budweiser.   KY3's Maria Neider got a front row seat.  Brackett won a contest from Wil Fisher distributing to have the honor.  The cyldesdales will also be at the Ozark Empire Fair this week.    ...

Try Before You Buy: 'Enduracool' KY3's Lisa Rose and Ethan Forhetz test the 'Enduracool' towel to keep you cool. ...

Deaths on Missouri waterways up this year Drownings so far in 2015 have already passed the number of drownings in all of 2014, according to a report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol. Boater Gary Worth says every time he launches his boat, he makes sure he's ready for anything.  "The first thing I always do, and the last thing, is I always make sure I don't even go in the water without that ...

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Environmentalists, unions protest Pacific trade pact in Maui
Hundreds of protestors blowing conch shells line Kaanapali Beach in Lahaina, Hawaii, Wednesday, July 29, 2015, to protest the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement. Ministers from 12 Pacific Rim nations are gathering at the Westin Maui resort on the beach to negotiate a new trade pact. (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy)LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — About 400 protesters on a beach in front of a Maui resort blew conch shells on Wednesday to demonstrate against a trade agreement being negotiated by ministers from 12 Pacific Rim nations.

3 UVa graduates sue Rolling Stone over retracted rape story
FILE - This Nov. 24, 2014, file photo, shows the Phi Kappa Psi house at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Va. Three University of Virginia graduates and members of the fraternity profiled in a debunked account of a gang rape in a retracted Rolling Stone magazine story filed a lawsuit against the publication and the article's author Wednesday,July 29, 2015, court records show. . (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Three University of Virginia graduates and members of a fraternity profiled in a debunked account of a gang rape in a retracted Rolling Stone magazine story filed a lawsuit against the publication and the article's author Wednesday, court records show.

Investigators scramble to analyse wreckage for MH370 link
Police and gendarmes carry a piece of debris from an unidentified aircraft found in the coastal area of Saint-Andre de la Reunion on July 29, 2015Aviation investigators headed to the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion on Thursday to determine whether a piece of plane wreckage that washed up on its shores is part of missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. The discovery fuelled hopes in Malaysia and across the globe that one of aviation history's greatest mysteries could move closer to being solved, but authorities and Malaysia Airlines warned against jumping to conclusions. French, Malaysian, and Australian authorities have all begun looking into the object's origin, with Malaysia saying it was sending a team of experts to the island on Thursday.

US home rental prices climb again in June
This March 16, 2015 photo shows a "now leasing" sign outside an apartment complex near Millville, N.J. Real estate data firm Zillow releases its latest data on rental prices around the country on Thursday, July 29, 2015. (Photo/Mel Evans)WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home rental prices climbed much faster than incomes in June. But there are signs of slowing momentum around New York, Los Angeles and Washington.

Afghan Taliban say 'unaware' of peace talks, no comment on Mullah Omar
Afghan security forces patrol in Kunduz, the site of continued conflict with the Taliban, on April 30, 2015The Taliban on Thursday distanced itself from peace talks that had been expected this week with the Afghan government, while making no comment on Kabul's reported death of their leader Mullah Omar. Afghanistan on Wednesday said Omar died two years ago in Pakistan, in the first such official confirmation from Kabul after unnamed government and militant sources reported the demise of the reclusive warrior-cleric. The insurgents have not officially confirmed his death, and the claim -- just two days before a fresh round of talks were expected -- cast doubt over the tenuous peace process.