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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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Crooked Contractor Sent to Prison

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A Springfield man is admitting to bilking a customer out of more than $50,000 for home repair work he never did.

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State Contract with AFSCME Extended 2 Months; Governor Vetoes Anti-Strike Bill

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There's still no state budget, but contract talks continue with the biggest state workers' union.

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Sherman in Good Financial Setting

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There might be one easy way to describe the budget situation...in Sherman.

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Electronics Recycling Available in Springfield — Take 2

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Springfield residents will have another opportunity to get rid of their unwanted electronics by recycling them.

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Rauner Approves Expansion of SNAP Benefits

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Newly signed legislation will expand access to food stamps in Illinois.