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Today’s celebrity birthdays

Paul Reubens - better known as "Pee Wee Herman - turns 62 today.

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Ashton Kutcher named TV’s highest-paid actor

The "Two and a Half Men" star is laughing all the way to the bank.

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WATCH: Weird Al performs TV show songs

The funnyman treats Emmy viewers to a mashup of realistic show themes from hits including "Mad Men" and "Game of Thrones."

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Hayden Panettiere’s Emmy slip-up

The actress is expecting her first child and accidentally revealed the gender during a red carpet interview.

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Emmys exalt old favorites over TV’s shiny newcomers

In a year dominated by Netflix and newcomers, the big broadcast networks still fared well.

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Billy Crystal’s tribute to Robin Williams

The Emmy Awards remembers Robin Williams, "the brightest star in a comedy galaxy."

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Today’s celebrity birthdays

Actress Melissa McCarthy and actor Chris Pine are among those celebrating birthdays today.

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PHOTOS: Emmy red carpet arrivals

Some of Tinseltown's biggest talent walked the red carpet to celebrate the best and brightest in TV.

This image released by The Weinstein Company shows Josh Brolin in a scene from, "Sin City: A Dame to Kill For."

REVIEW: ‘Sin City 2′ isn’t worth the return trip

Directors Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller have not lost their flair for comic book imagery, but the noir cartoon glory of "Sin City 2" isn't enough to overlook the flaws in the story.

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Soccer star Tim Howard inks book deal

American soccer hero and international celebrity Tim Howard has advanced to the next round of fame: a book deal.

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WATCH: The making of an Emmy

Go behind the scenes to see the craftsmanship behind the making of an Emmy statuette.

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Emmys spotlight TV’s changing landscape

Three TV upstarts and a field of film stars could shake up the annual Primetime Emmy Awards tonight.

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‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ is summer’s No. 1 movie

Marvel's hit space adventure has again topped the weekend box office to become the highest-grossing movie of the summer season.

FILE - This Oct. 30, 2013 file photo shows entertainer Elton John speaking during a panel discussion after receiving a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Rockefeller Foundation in Washington. Elton John is declaring his support of the Russian people, and he says they still accept him despite that country's harsh new anti-gay law. John said Wednesday that he visited Russia in December concerned that the new law would affect how he was treated as "an openly gay foreigner." He says he received a warm welcome.

27 artists who could reach EGOT greatness

Only a dozen entertainers have won an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar AND a Tony award. See who could join their exclusive club next.

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‘Breaking Bad’ scavenger hunt marks the show’s last Emmys

Aaron Paul is giving fans a chance to win signed memorabilia from the hit series before the Emmy Awards on Monday.

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UK film veteran Richard Attenborough dead at 90

Actor and director Richard Attenborough died after a career in the film industry spanning over six decades.

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Today’s celebrity birthdays

"James Bond" star Sean Connery, and talk show host Regis Philbin are among those born on Aug. 25.

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This weekend’s celebrity birthdays

Dave Chappelle, Marlee Matlin, and Scott Caan are among the celebs celebrating this weekend.

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Ashton Kutcher, Mariska Hargitay dominate TV paychecks

The annual Who Earns What countdown lists the paydays of your favorite television stars.

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‘Scandal’ star Columbus Short arrested

The actor has been arrested after missing two court appearances.

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New Americorp Grads Ready to Serve

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New class of Americorp volunteers make pledge during 20th year of program.

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IDNR Program to Make Women Outdoor Enthusiasts Going Strong After 20 Years

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Becoming An Outdoors Woman is a popular program offered by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources.

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IDOT Still Employs 173 Hired Improperly

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The IDOT document shows that 173 of the 245 people hired as "staff assistants" since 2002 still work for the state, including 161 at the transportation agency.

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“Welcome Home Veterans” Marks Milestone

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Illinois is marking progress with a program that helps military personnel and veterans buy homes

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Abused Women in Central Illinois Have Several Agencies Willing to Help

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Whether domestic violence is “trending” on social media or not, it’s going to hurt long after Ray Rice is forgotten