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Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert battle to be the biggest ‘Star Wars’ fan

Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert battle to be the biggest ‘Star Wars’ fan

Jon Stewart channels his best Obi Wan Kenobi in the hopes of defeating Stephen Colbert. Photo: YouTube

Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert jump at the chance to prove they’re the world’s biggest Star Wars fans and win a chance to be in “Episode VII.” They’re also promoting “Star Wars: Force for Change” with an awesome special effects budget.

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Police Investigate Retirement Community Burglaries

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Break-ins at senior retirement communities.

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Anti-Abortion Groups Target Sen. Mark Kirk

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Anti-abortion protesters repeatedly reference U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk's stroke in demanding he switch his position on defunding Planned Parenthood.

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New Springfield Fire Chief a Familiar Face

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Barry Helmerichs has another chance to be Springfield Fire Chief.

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Reward and More Videos as Fox Lake Investigation Continues

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Authorities investigating the slaying of a northern Illinois police officer say they've received several more videos from residents and businesses.

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No Budget, But State Still Hiring

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The absence of a state budget hasn't kept Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration and other Illinois agencies from hiring more workers.