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in Music

The Who’s classic ’82 Shea Stadium show to be released on DVD

The DVD will include restored footage and newly-mixed sound.

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in Entertainment

‘Furious 7′ has outsold ‘Harry Potter’

The movie has raced to the top of the box office, raking in more than $1.3 billion.

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Pamela Anderson will take you to the Playboy Mansion – for a price

The former "Baywatch" beauty has launched a contest to raise funds for environmental and animal rights causes.

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in Sports

Preview: NHL games of the night

A look at tonight's slate of Stanley Cup playoff games.

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in Sports

Derby line-up changes

The lineup change means 5-2 favorite American Pharoah will break from the No. 17.

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in National

Poll: Americans approve of drone strikes on terrorists

A new survey shows that 6 in 10 Americans favor using drones to target and kill members of terrorist groups.

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PHOTOS: 2015 NFL Draft

The first round of the 2015 draft brings in the latest class of NFL stars.

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Republicans pass deep spending cuts, aim at Obamacare

Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives passed the first joint House-Senate budget plan in six years.

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10 FOR TODAY: Friday, May 1

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

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in Sports

Heisman winners Winston, Mariota go 1-2 in NFL draft

In a new location with lots of international flavor, the 2015 NFL draft got underway, with some big names going early.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the sports headlines making news today, Friday, May 1.

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in Viral Videos

Hawkeye’s ‘Thinking Out Loud’ about his ‘super’ powers

The "Avengers" super hero sings about some of his lesser known talents to the tune of Ed Sheeran's hit song.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: May 1

A look at the news making the Hollywood headlines of years past.

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in Local

Sheriff Remembers Officer Who Passed Away

He was a good person to have around, and who loved people.

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in Local

Where is Aaron Schock? Lawsuit Lawyer Doesn’t Know

An attorney for a campaign donor suing the former Illinois congressman has told a federal judge he can't locate Schock.

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Fire Damages North End Springfield Home

No one was hurt but a vacant home was damaged on Springfield's north end Thursday afternoon.

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Houston Touts Accomplishments in Final State of the City Address

Springfield's outgoing Mayor Mike Houston says he's leaving the city better than he found it four years ago.

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Rauner Admin. to Restore $26 Million in Grant Cuts

Gov. Bruce Rauner's office says an unexpected windfall of revenue from income tax receipts can be thanked.

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Bill Allowing Schools to Share Mental Health Info Advances

Legislation that would allow mental health information of college students to be shared with parents is being considered by the Illinois Senate.

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in Music

May 5 declared National Concert Day

The new holiday will celebrate artists, industry leaders, and the teams who produce live music experiences for fans.

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in Local

House Records Show Schock Reimbursed U.S. $122,590

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Money was repaid before the former congressman resigned in March.

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Illinois Lawmakers Look Ahead to Make Budget Negotiations Easier

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Plan would have proposals analyzed before they left committee.

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Ban on “Conversion Therapy” Passes Legislature

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The Illinois Senate has approved a ban on therapy designed to "convert'' gay young people to heterosexuals.

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Union Legislation Would Prohibit Strike or Rauner Lockout

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The House has approved a measure that changes government-employee contract negotiations just a month before the deadline for a new contract.

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Mark Hart Named Interim Springfield Fire Chief

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Springfield has an interim fire chief.