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UPDATE: Police capture Dallas County escaped inmate in northwest Springfield A man who escaped the Dallas County Jail late Thursday afternoon was back in custody by 8:30 pm Thursday night. Sheriff Mike Rackley says Christopher Cornelius, who is 37 years old, escaped from the jail about 5:40 pm after overpowering a female guard who he locked in a holding area. The guard was not injured. The Missouri Highway Patrol says Cornelius stole a grain truck from ...

Plenty of rain for holiday shopping The rain has finally begun for the Ozarks. Find out how much will fall by watching the forecast. ...

Bargain hunters kick off Black Friday sales on Thanksgiving Hundreds of people lined outside of Best Buy on Thursday to get Black Friday deals before Black Friday. When the doors opened at five o'clock, the deal-hungry shoppers poured into Best Buy in Springfield. "I got three TVs a new surround sound system and a few gifts for some friends and family," Chris Barshis said.  For Chris and dozens of others shoppers, this is just the start of ...

Neighbors say Springfield man shot by police was a "nice kid" but had anger issues A Springfield man is dead following an officer-involved shooting Wednesday night.  Springfield Police identify him as 23 year old Magnum Phillips.  Police responded to a domestic disturbance at the Hillcrest mobile home park near Kearney and Golden at about 9:00 PM Wednesday. Magnum Phillips' next door neighbor says it's all a big shock. "He was a nice kid," says Arleen Perryman.     Police were called to Hillcrest ...

Man, 23, shot dead while trying to take gun from SPD officer Springfield Police say the man killed in an officer-involved shooting tried to take away an officers gun during a domestic dispute call.  Officers responded at about 9 p.m. Wednesday to a mobile home park in the 2200 block of N. Golden. They found Magnum Phillips, 23, with a knife. police say Officer Kolby Helms tried to negotiate with Phillips, then ordered him to drop the knife. ...

Holiday shopping guide: Deal or dud? Black Friday can be a bargain or a bust. There are deals to be had on Gray Thursday, Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday, but how do you know if you're getting the most bang for your buck? It's not just about the price. Historically you can get the best deals on electronics on Black Friday, but buyer beware. Here's a secret companies don't want ...

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