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2.2 million bean bag chairs recalled after deaths of two kids

The bean bag chairs are being recalled after two children opened the zipper, crawled inside and suffocated. 

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Big airlines predict Labor Day air travel to be up from a year ago

14 million people to fly within the U.S. in the week leading up to Labor Day.

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Springfield Chamber hires new president

Chamber hires former home builder's leader to succeed Jim Anderson

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$21,000 falls off money truck after stop at financially-strapped casino

The cash is missing after falling from the roof of an armored truck that had picked it up from a soon-to-be-closed Atlantic City casino.

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O'Reilly announces stock repurchase plan

Plan aims buy back another $500 million in shares.

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Paul Mueller names new CFO

Company names former Herschend Family Entertainment officer to new position


Fungus dangerous to cattle turning up in southwest Missouri

Ergot, a fungus that can be deadly for cattle, has been spotted in several hayfields and pastures.

There are currently no severe weather alerts.