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CDC: Flu is at epidemic levels

The flu is widespread in 43 U.S. states.

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Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds are parents

The 27-year-old actress delivered the couple's baby just before the New Year.

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Cavs, Thunder, Knicks in six-player trade

The Cleveland Cavaliers, Oklahoma City Thunder and New York Knicks completed a three-team trade involving six players.

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WATCH: Household hits

The top hits of 2014 played entirely with household items.

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Playoffs showcase need for elite QBs

Quarterback is once again the most important position on the gridiron.

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2 in custody in connection with NYPD shooting

Two plainclothes policemen were shot and wounded while responding to an armed robbery on Monday night.

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Cameron Diaz and rocker Benji Madden are married

Diaz, 42, and Madden, 35, had been dating since May and got engaged shortly before Christmas.

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“Judy’s Amendment” Would Combine Offices

Topinka has advocated consolidation

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Stadium plan indicates Rams may return to L.A.

The owner of the St. Louis Rams plans to build a stadium in L.A., which could signal the team's return to California.

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Illinois Gas Prices Now Below Average

$2.11 a gallon, with optimism they'll stay low all year

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Today in entertainment history: Jan. 6

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

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Cops Could Be Returning to the High Schools

School board approves, now up to Springfield city council

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Positive Economic Numbers in Illinois Continue

Illinois' monthly measure of the economy remains positive.

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Illinois Community College Officials Headed to Cuba

Could open door for some exchange programs

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Special Session Jan. 8; Potential Outcome Unclear

Legislators are returning to Springfield for a special session this week, but whether that session will accomplish anything is still up in the air.

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Chicago Bulls mascot steals fan’s girlfriend

Benny the Bull crashes the Kiss Cam to teach a Boston Celtics fan how to treat a lady right.

Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate businessman Bruce Rauner participates in a Republican gubernatorial candidate debate Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Springfield, Ill. The four Republican gubernatorial candidates said that they’ll be willing to work with unions if elected but differed on how to approach the relationship during a downstate debate that largely focused on pension reform, taxes and just briefly on personal issues that have dogged some of the candidates.

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Rauner to Appoint Munger Comptroller Jan. 12

Governor-elect Bruce Rauner has announced who he'll appoint as comptroller when he takes office.

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Dustin Diamond heading to trial over alleged stabbing

The "Saved by the Bell" star faces up to 10 years behind bars if found guilty of the felony charge.

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Strangers flock to Facebook ‘Doggies’ event

An online call for pet photos has gone viral, helping an Arizona teen keep his spirits up while battling cancer.

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Saints player arrested over domestic disturbance

Junior Galette was arrested after a disturbance at his home in a New Orleans suburb, police said.

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Illinois Basketball Museum to Open in Pontiac

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A museum dedicated to Illinois basketball glory will open to fans by 2016.

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Effingham Cross Draws Nearly 10k Visitors

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9,479 people visited the Cross at the Crossroads.

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Illinois Threatens to Withhold Funds if School Districts Don’t Test

Student Testing

Chicago Public Schools have already declined to offer the PARCC assessment tests.

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Springfield Teen Taken Charged in Tuttle Murder

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A 16 year old Springfield youth has been charged with First Degree Murder in Tuttle's death.

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Durbin Introduces Bill to End Cuban Travel Ban

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The travel ban has been in effect since 1960, ostensibly as a way to prevent Americans from supporting the Castro communist regime.