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Pictures: Viewer submitted photos of those fallen but not forgotten Viewer submitted photos of those fallen but not forgotten, in honor of Memorial Day.  ...

Japanese students to visit Habitat ReStore Springfield’s Habitat for Humanity will host some international visitors this week. More than 50 students from Isesaki, Japan will visit to learn about environmental initiatives and how HFHS makes an impact through its recycling program. The Japanese students are participating in the 2015 Isesaki Global Leadership Academy and are travelling to Springfield through the Sister Cities program. The students will be touring the HFHS recycling center ...

Video: Storms to return this evening Much of the day will be dry but more rain is on the way. ...

Much of Monday rain free The weather looks to remain very active for the next couple of weeks. Find out when the rain is forecast in order to better plan your days by watching the forecast. ...

Tornado Confirmation: Twister hits St. Clair County, destroys home An EF-1 tornado tore through St. Clair county Sunday afternoon and destroyed several buildings. The tornado hit just north of Osceola. "We didn't really have time to think, it just happened," Brenden Jones said. Jones' father was in a house destroyed by the tornado. "He said he saw the barn blow up and the stock trailer was headed for his front door, so he headed to his ...

Missouri's Carl Edwards wins NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600 Columbia, Missouri's Carl Edwards held off Greg Biffle on Sunday night to win NASCAR's longest race, the Coca-Cola 600. Edwards snapped a 49-race winless skid for his first victory since joining Joe Gibbs Racing. He took the lead when he stayed out and the leaders pitted with 20 laps to go for his first win ever at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished third, Matt Kenseth ...



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Partly Cloudy, 72 F

Forecast:
Mon - Partly Cloudy. High: 82 Low: 61
Tue - AM Clouds/PM Sun. High: 82 Low: 62
Wed - PM Thunderstorms. High: 82 Low: 63
Thu - PM Thunderstorms. High: 82 Low: 65
Fri - PM Thunderstorms. High: 80 Low: 65

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Opposition leader says Burundi not ready for polls
Members of the Imbonerakure pro-government youth militia chase after opposition protesters, unhindered by police, in the Kinama district of the capital Bujumbura, in Burundi Monday, May 25, 2015. Protests continued in the capital Monday, with demonstrators saying they will continue until President Pierre Nkurunziza steps down at the end of his second term. (AP Photo/Berthier Mugiraneza)BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — Burundi is not ready for parliamentary or presidential elections next month because the government is curtailing freedoms including preventing the opposition from campaigning, a leading opposition candidate said Monday, as protests over President Pierre Nkurunziza's bid for a third term in office continued in the Burundian capital, Bujumbura.

Study: Europeans to suffer more ragweed with global warming
WASHINGTON (AP) — A new study says global warming will bring much more sneezing and wheezing to Europe by mid-century.

United Arab Emirates launches national space agency strategy
Emirati and other visitors visit the Space Museum during the launch of the UAE Space Agency strategic plan in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Monday, May 25, 2015. The agency on Monday laid out a strategic framework for a newly created space agency that aims to integrate various arms of the Gulf federation's burgeoning space industry. The announcement comes less than three weeks after the Dubai-based team behind a 2020 mission to Mars announced that its probe will circle the planet studying its atmosphere, including changes over time and how surface features such as volcanoes, deserts and canyons affect it. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates on Monday laid out a strategic framework for a newly created space agency that aims to integrate various arms of the Gulf federation's burgeoning space industry.

Tornado kills 10 in Mexican border city of Ciudad Acuna
MEXICO CITY (AP) — A tornado raged through the northern Mexico border city of Ciudad Acuna early Monday, killing at least 10 people, destroying homes and upending cars and other vehicles.

Congo soldiers clash with Rwandan rebels in transit camp
Congolese soldiers from FARDC receive instructions during their offence against the rebels from the FDLR in Kirumba village of Rutshuru territory in eastern Democratic Republic of CongoBy Aaron Ross KINSHASA (Reuters) - Congolese soldiers clashed with Rwandan Hutu rebels being held in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo on Monday, wounding at least six, as an agreement to move the rebels from one transit camp to another fell apart. Congolese troops were moving rebel officers from a camp in Kanyabayonga in North Kivu province, which is run jointly by the country's United Nation mission and Congo's army, to a larger camp in the northern city of Kisangani. From there they would be returned to Rwanda, or possibly to a third country.