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in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, May 26.

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in Music

George Harrison letter up for sale

The note reveals previously unknown secrets about the Fab Four's recording days.

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in Entertainment

Tracee Ellis Ross gets honorary degree

The "Black-ish" star is now Dr. Ross.

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in Lifestyle

Taco Bell, Pizza Hut give artificial ingredients the boot

The country's biggest food makers are facing pressure from smaller rivals that position themselves as more wholesome alternatives.

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in Entertainment

‘Tomorrowland’ takes top spot at box office on slow weekend

Disney's fantasy adventure topped the slow Memorial Day weekend box office with an estimated $41.7 million debut.

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in Local

Argonne Has Something Super

Aurora supercomputer to be finished by 2018

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in Sports

NFL player Ray McDonald posts bail after California arrest

The former Chicago Bears defensive end is accused of domestic violence.

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in Entertainment

Johnny Depp could face 10 years behind bars down under

The actor could face a stiff punishment for ignoring animal immigration procedures.

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in Viral Videos

Coolest Father/Daughter dance of all time

This Father of the Bride said his daughter has always been different so a traditional, sappy dance just wouldn't do!

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in Local

There’s Support to Add the Sales Tax to Services

Study: Effectiveness of sales tax structure has been halved since 1965

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in National, Weird

From the ‘big house’ to your house: Burglars share break-in tips

Three convicted burglars are sharing tips of their trade in a new YouTube video.

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in Sports

NHL Preview: Lightning face off against Rangers in pivotal Game 5

Here's a look at Game 5 in the Eastern Conference Finals.

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in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: A ‘bad lip reading’ of ‘The Avengers’

The "Redneck" Avengers are here for a different kind of adventure.

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in Local

Term Limits, Anybody?

Freshman Republicans: You bet!

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in Entertainment

Patrick Dempsey isn’t retiring

The TV star has been keeping a side career as a race car driver, leading some to believe he's putting his acting days behind him for life in the fast lane.

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in Lifestyle

Wanna make big bucks? Become CEO of a media company

They're not Hollywood stars, they're not TV personalities and they don't play in a rock band, but their pay packages are in the same league.

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in National

Obama heralds first Memorial Day without ground war in 14 years

In remarks at Arlington National Cemetery near Washington, Obama paid tribute to U.S. military personnel.

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in National, World

Islamic State faces battle in Iraq, U.S. reassures Abadi

ISIS poured more fighters into Ramadi as security forces and Shi'ite paramilitaries prepared to try to retake the Iraqi city, while Washington scrambled on Monday to reassure Baghdad.

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in National

10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, May 26

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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in Local

Rauner, Madigan Spar Over Budget to Kick Off Session’s Final Week

Majority Democrats on Monday proposed legislation for a roughly $36.3 billion budget for the next fiscal year -- $3 billion more than what the state will take in.

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in Local

Fulgenzi, Langfelder Continue to Address Liquor License Voting Concerns

5-26-15 John Fulgenzi

"It is what it is, and we have to make sure it works."

in Local

SMTD Votes to Cut Routes, Including State Fair Service

5-26-15 SMTD

The Springfield Mass Transit District will be doing away with several routes that officials say are unused, in just a month's time.

in Local

Springfield Woman Sentenced for Embezzling $400k

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A Springfield woman has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison for embezzling more than $400,000 from her former employer.

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Lawmakers Back Training for Hazardous Railroad Materials

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The railroads that operate in Illinois are instructing local police and fire departments on how to handle a hazardous material spill.

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Chatham Man Named Illinois National Guard Adjutant General

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Gov. Bruce Rauner has named Brig. Gen. Richard Hayes Jr. of Chatham as adjutant general of the Illinois National Guard.