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WATCH: Matz makes big debut with Mets

Welcome to the big leagues: Steven Matz drove in four runs on three hits and tossed 7 2/3 strong innings to earn the win in his debut.

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AP Source: LeBron opts out, Heat dropping Beasley

LeBron James will be a free agent on July 1.

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FIFA scandal to get Hollywood treatment

Actor-director Ben Affleck will help produce a film about the corruption scandal that has rocked world soccer.

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‘Ted 2′ stumbles, ‘Jurassic Park’ again tops weekend box office

Competing against "Jurassic World," and "Inside Out," the raunchy teddy bear flick had a lackluster opening weekend.

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U.S. senators visit Cuba, hope Congress will ease restrictions

A number of Cuba initiatives are pending in the Senate, including a bill to remove the travel ban on Americans and rescind the decades-old U.S. economic embargo.

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Glenarm Man Dies in Cycle Crash

Police: Victim wore no helmet

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If ‘Minecraft’ was a movie

Sure it's got rudimentary graphics and no specific goals, but "Minecraft" is one fun game.

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Wet June Sets Illinois Record

Almost nine inches, and it's not even July yet

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Supreme Court ruling celebrated on Gay Pride Day

Americans marked Gay Pride Day this year with an extra measure of gusto, turning out en masse at Sunday's festivities in New York and other cities across the U.S.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here’s a look at some of today’s big sports stories, Monday June 29. MEET THE MATZ, MEET THE MATZ New…

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Nuclear deal could sharpen political tensions in Iran

Iran, the U.S., Russia, China, France, Britain, and Germany are trying to end a more than 12-year standoff over Tehran's nuclear program.

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Captured! NY prison escapees shot, captured

David Sweat, one of two inmates who escaped from prison three weeks ago, was shot by police near the Canadian border and taken into custody alive, two days after his accomplice was killed.

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10 FOR TODAY: Monday, June, 29

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

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Today in entertainment history: June 29

A look back on some of Hollywood's most notable headlines.

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Illinois Could Allow Dogs in Courtrooms to Comfort Witnesses

Bill is awaiting Governor Rauner's signature.

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Henson Released from Hospital, Will Start Chemotherapy

Will continue chemotherapy at home in Champaign.

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Durbin Doesn’t Expect Deal with Iran by June 30

Dick Durbin says weapons inspection should be part of any final deal.

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Illinois Watches Water Rise, Braces for More Rain

More rain forecast today and Monday.

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IEMA Busy Getting Help to Parts of Illinois Affected by Floods and Tornadoes

IEMA coordinating disaster relief efforts among state agencies.

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U of I Officials Project Higher Enrollment in Freshmen Class

Officials say they've taken steps to draw students, including more scholarships.

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Springfield City Council Hears About NE Street Flooding Problems

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It's not going to be easy, and it's not going to be cheap.

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CWLP Not Concerned About Supreme Court EPA Ruling

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The Supreme Court decision striking down the EPA's regulations on toxic air emissions from power plants doesn't effect City Water Light and Power too much.

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Rauner Vetoes Portions of Transportation Budget

Budget Cuts

Gov. Bruce Rauner sliced some chunks off the state construction budget before signin

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Dems Propose One Month State Budget

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The state greets the new fiscal year with no budget, but there are alternatives.

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Ill. Route 97 Reopened at Koke Mill, Moore Rd. Following Accident

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Police so far haven't said what caused the crash, nor have they said if there are any injuries.