Sports

10 hours ago in Local, Sports

Nunn Dismissed from U of I Basketball Team

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The University of Illinois has dismissed junior guard Kendrick Nunn from the basketball team following his guilty plea to misdemeanor domestic battery.

20 hours ago in Sports

Congressman charges NFL with wrongdoing

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A senior House Democrat has found that National Football League officials improperly sought to influence a government study on the link between football and brain disease.

20 hours ago in Sports

Tom Brady continues his fight with NFL

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New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady on Monday asked a U.S. appeals court to reconsider its ruling reinstating his "Deflategate" four-game suspension, saying the decision runs contrary to federal labor law.

20 hours ago in Sports

Pavelski, Ward carry Sharks within a win of finals

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Joe Pavelski scored his second goal of the game 16 seconds into the third period as the San Jose Sharks beat the St. Louis Blues 6-3 on Monday to put them one win away from their first Stanley Cup finals.

20 hours ago in Sports

Raptors hold off Cavs, even East finals at 2-2

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Kyle Lowry scored 35 points and DeMar DeRozan added 32 as the Toronto Raptors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 105-99 on Monday to tie the Eastern Conference finals at two wins each.

Entertainment

2 hours ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: May 25

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A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

14 hours ago in Entertainment

Judge rules Bill Cosby must stand trial on sexual assault charges

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A Pennsylvania judge ordered entertainer Bill Cosby to stand trial on sexual assault charges over allegations that he drugged and assaulted a woman in 2004.

15 hours ago in Entertainment

Video gaming returns to TV with new league

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Competitive video gaming returns to TV with the launch of a 10-week gaming league that will be broadcast on TBS.

16 hours ago in Entertainment

Changes are coming to Twitter

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User names and attachments - including photos and videos - will no longer count towards the length of a tweet, but the 140-character limit will stay.

16 hours ago in Entertainment

‘Pink Panther’ star Burt Kwouk dies at 85

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He also starred in numerous films, among them three James Bond movies including "Goldfinger."

Viral Videos

17 hours ago in Viral Videos

WATCH: ‘Chewbacca Mom’ and ‘Star Wars’ director J.J. Abrams take a drive

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Just three happy Chewbaccas having fun in a car together.

21 hours ago in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: Bernie and Hillary walk into a bar

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The Democratic presidential candidates reminisce about their time running against each other in the primary.

2 days ago in Entertainment, Viral Videos

WATCH: Bryan Cranston’s ‘Super Sweet 60th’ birthday

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Jimmy Kimmel tries to throw the "Breaking Bad" star a "ferocious" 60th birthday party and it is hilarious.

2 days ago in Viral Videos, Weird

Texas woman and her Chewbacca mask go viral

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Candace Payne, her love of "Star Wars," and her infectious laugh will make your day.

5 days ago in Sports, Viral Videos

The ‘X-Men’ meet the Manchester United soccer team

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The ultimate teams have united.

National Headlines

20 hours ago in National

Democrats, seeking unity, give Sanders say in party platform

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The Democratic Party said on Monday it would give U.S. presidential contender Bernie Sanders a prominent say in writing its platform this year, a gesture that could ease tensions between Sanders' camp and party leaders, whom Sanders has accused of favoring rival Hillary Clinton.

20 hours ago in National

Hawaii could be first to put gun owners in federal database

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Hawaii could become the first state in the nation to enter gun owners into an FBI database that will automatically notify police if an island resident is arrested anywhere else in the country.

20 hours ago in Lifestyle, National

Kicking the habit: Adult smoking rate in U.S. is falling fast

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The smoking rate among U.S. adults has been falling steadily for decades but the latest survey from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds the 2015 decline is the biggest in more than 20 years.

20 hours ago in National

States on Zika’s frontline see big gaps in funding, expertise

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In Mississippi, a small team of entomologists has begun the first survey of mosquito populations in decades. Experts do not believe the kind of mosquitoes most likely to carry the Zika virus are active in the state, but they cannot know for sure.

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