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in Music, Entertainment

Gwen and Gavin are calling it quits

Is "The Voice" ruining marriages?

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in National

Illegal immigration a dominant theme at Republican forum even without Trump

There was no Donald Trump but his top issue, illegal immigration, was a dominant theme for 14 Republican presidential candidates who tested their messages at a forum to start a pivotal week on the campaign trail.

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in Local

Illinois Corn Crop Deteriorates, Some Areas Could Use Rain

Most of the state’s been getting a break from heavy rain over the past few weeks, but that could be a problem pretty soon.

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in National

Major U.S. airlines end trophy hunter shipments after Cecil outcry

Three U.S. airlines have banned the transport of lion, leopard, elephant, rhino, and buffalo killed by trophy hunters, in the latest fallout from the killing of Zimbabwe's Cecil the lion.

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in Local

Illinois’ Economy Still Steadily Growing

Illinois’ economy is still steadily growing.

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in Viral Videos

When a giant crane lands on your house

Two construction cranes and a portion of a bridge being replaced in the Netherlands came crashing down, landing on nearby homes.

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in Local

Ill. Senate Taking Up Plan to Spend $5B in Federal Money

The Illinois Senate is expected to vote on the measure today.

Health

in Local

Northwestern University Given $17.5 Million to Study New HIV Treatment

Northwestern University has been given a $17.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to invent.

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in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here’s a look at some of hte big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, Aug. 4. PRICE DEBUTS FOR JAYS…

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in National

10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, Aug. 4

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

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in Weird

The $2,500 chicken leg

This chicken leg isn't for eating.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Aug. 4

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

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in Local

Clean Jobs Coalition’s Idea to Comply with Federal Mandates: Pass Our Bill

How will Illinois comply with the president’s Clean Power Plan? One group has the answer – pass our bill.

Health

in Local

Florida Healthcare Technology Firm to Hire 300 in Decatur

Convey Health Solutions announced that it will open an office in Decatur and need to hire a mix of permanent, seasonal, full-time and part-time workers.

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in Entertainment, Sports

Ronda Rousey biopic in the works

Paramount executives have picked up the rights to the 28-year-old's autobiography.

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in Sports

Daily fantasy sports land in gambling industry crosshairs

Each year millions of Americans draft virtual sports teams online and enter real-money competitions that last only a few hours.

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in Local

Outbreak of Mumps Affecting Mostly U of I C-U Campus Students

Sixty people in the Champaign-Urbana have been reported since April as having the mumps -- most of which are from University of Illinois students.

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in Entertainment

Ben Stiller back as dimwitted male model in ‘Zoolander 2’ trailer

The sequel to the 2001 comedy is still several months away but with one-liners like these, we can't wait.

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in Local

Weekend Springfield Fires Displace At Least 15

Two fires displaced at least 15 Springfield residents over the weekend.

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in Local

Teens Arrested for Shooting

A Springfield teenager is behind bars for what police suspect was a drive-by shooting Sunday night.

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in Local

Police Hunt for 3 Suspects After Lake County Sheriffs Deputy Killed

FOX LAKE AP

Police in northern Illinois say a manhunt is underway after an officer was shot and killed while pursuing a group of suspicious men.

in Local

Judge: Illinois Not in Contempt

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A federal judge has cited Illinois' efforts in recent days to make court-ordered payments to social-service providers in deciding not to hold the state in contempt.

in Local

St. Clair Co. May Sue to Get State Money

Law Talk

St. Clair County may sue the state of Illinois to try to get millions in state funding that's not being distributed because of the budget impasse.

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Illinois Crops Could Use Some Help

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Mother Nature has the last word, says the USDA's crop statistician in Illinois.

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Rauner, Unions Reach Labor Deals

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.

The Rauner administration says it has reached tentative or final agreements on new labor contracts with several Teamsters Union units