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Tight security, party atmosphere greet Super Bowl fans

A sea of navy, green and grey Seahawks jerseys mixed with the blue, white and red Patriots colors.

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WATCH: Leaked Super Bowl commercials

A 30-second commercial on Super Sunday will cost $4.5 million, but will it be money well spent?

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Super Bowl: From humble beginnings to king of sports

From modest beginnings of cheap tickets and empty seats to $4.5 million for a 30-second TV ad, the Super Bowl is the undisputed king of U.S. sporting events.

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Feds seize $19.5M in counterfeit items ahead of Super Bowl

More than 325,000 counterfeit jerseys and Super Bowl-related merchandise were seized by the NFL and law enforcement.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

This week’s best sports shots

A look back on some of the biggest moments and best photos in sports this week.

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Seahawks: A championship season in photos

A look back at the 2014-2015 season.

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Patriots: A championship season in photos

A look back at the 2014-2015 season.

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WATCH: 4 unforgettable Super Bowl halftime shows

Four of the most memorable Super Bowl halftime shows ever.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Friday, Jan. 30.

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Woods struggles in first PGA start of the season

Watched by massive galleries more reminiscent of a major championship, Woods ended the day under pressure to make the cut.

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PHOTOS: Super Bowl through the years

A look back on some of professional football's best moments on its biggest nights.

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PHOTOS: Cheerleaders of Super Bowl XLIX

Cheerleaders for the Patriots and the Seahawks will help bring team spirit to the Super Bowl.

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Dominos delivery guy crashes Legion of Boom photo shoot

For a 20-year-old pizza shop employee, this was 10 of the best minutes of his life.

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Porcupine predicts Super Bowl winner

He's been right the last three years. Can Teddy Bear the porcupine go four-for-four?

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Lawmaker again takes aim at NFL tax status

Days before the Super Bowl, a lawmaker is again sponsoring a bill that would punt the NFL's tax exemption.

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Murder trial of ex-Patriot Hernandez set to start

Massachusetts prosecutors will seek to prove he fatally shot a semi-professional football player in 2013.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Thursday, Jan. 29.

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Super Bowl XLIX by the numbers

More than 7 million of us will buy new TVs, we'll eat 1 billion chicken wings, and send 25 million tweets during the game.

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Americans aren’t the only ones watching the NFL

The NFL is enjoying a significant surge in global interest with Russia and China leading the way.

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Southern Illinois Town Investigating Suspicious Fires

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Historical building gutted by fire Friday night.

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Helpful Hints for Healthful Superbowl Snacking

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MMC Registered Dietician Christina Rollins has ideas to slim down Superbowl snacks.

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Accountability of Charter Schools in Illinois Raises Questions

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A new report alleges fraud up to $27 million.

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Illinois State Police Urge Caution on Roads

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Illinois State Police say it's best to slow down and leave plenty of room between vehicles on the roads today.

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Illinois Basketball Museum to Open in Pontiac

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A museum dedicated to Illinois basketball glory will open to fans by 2016.