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Legislation Surfaces to “Fix” This Year’s State Budget

A bill for fund sweeps to fix the state budget now is in play in the legislature.

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in Viral Videos

Watch Gordon Ramsay give Jimmy Kimmel a blind taste test

The "Hell's Kitchen" star tests the comedian's palate with a blind taste test.

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in Weird

Ohio man busted after responding to sheriff’s Facebook post

STUPID CRIMINAL FILES: After the sheriff asked Facebook to help find a wanted man, the suspect himself struck up a conversation with law enforcement.

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Chrissie Hynde penning autobiography

The Pretenders star is hoping her life story will make people dance and maybe reach for a guitar.

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Shania Twain announces first tour in 11 years

The "Still The One" hitmaker plans to rock this country!

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Joe Jonas, Ciara sign on for new variety show

The show, titled "I Can Do That!," will debut this summer.

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Illinois Delegation Reacts to Netanyahu

Durbin attended out of respect to Jews; Schakowsky boycotted

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More Testimony about School Funding

Manar airs out new SB 1

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in Sports

Testimony in Aaron Hernandez trial focuses on fingerprints, texts

Prosecutors near Boston are rolling out fingerprint evidence in the murder case of former NFL star Aaron Hernandez.

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in Weird

No selfie sticks at the Smithsonian

if you're visiting one of America's greatest museums, leave your selfie stick at home.

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in Local

Libri Retires; Last Day as Circuit Clerk March 31

First elected in 1996 following one term as auditor

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in Entertainment

John Candy’s ‘Uncle Buck’ headed to TV

The 1989 flick is set for a rebirth on TV with an all-black cast.

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in Sports, Viral Videos

Pitcher Curt Schilling takes on Internet trolls

The Red Sox legend is firing back at cyberbullies.

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Actor who played George Costanza’s clueless boss dead at 64

Daniel Von Bargen was a regular "Seinfeld" character, playing Mr. Kruger on the hit show.

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in Sports

MLB: Let’s go fellas!

Baseball, the timeless game of endless summers, is now on the clock.

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in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, March 4.

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in National

Clinton ran ‘homebrew’ computer system for official emails

The practice of Clinton, a likely Democratic presidential candidate, physically running her own email as a Cabinet-level official is highly unusual.

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in National, Sports

‘It was him’ Boston bomber’s lawyers admit guilt, focuses on brother

Two dramatically different portraits of the Boston Marathon Bombing suspect are emerging at his federal death penalty trial.

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Boehner escapes jam on DHS vote, but more GOP battles loom

House Speaker John Boehner's job is safe despite passing another big bill that most of his Republican colleagues opposed.

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Catholic Bishops Call for Bell Ringing to Mark End of Civil War

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Archdiocese of Chicago officials say the plan arose out of the denomination's annual meeting.

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Eastern Ill. Lincoln Site to Commemorate 150th Death Anniversary

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The presentations are scheduled for the weekend of April 10 to 12.

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Illinois Observes Earth Hour This Evening

Earth Hour

Lights out from 8:30 to 9:30 this evening.

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Illinois Receives Federal Grant to Help SNAP Recipients to Greater Self-Sufficiency

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$21.9 million dollars allocated over three years to teach SNAP recipients job skills and job etiquette.

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United Way Sees Increase in Giving

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This year's annual campaign has raised more money.