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Agriculture is 2015 Illinois State Fair Theme

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“Growing Illinois” is the theme of the 2015 Illinois State Fair.  And, that may end up being the theme of…

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Marijuana Fine Bill Passes Senate Committee

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The measure made it through the Illinois House last week.

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House Dems Against Rauner Cuts, House GOP Neutral

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Illinois House Democrats have sent a clear message to Gov. Bruce Rauner that they disagree with his proposed cuts to human services in next year's budget.

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Springfield Budget Chief Says Finances Are Mostly Good

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The City of Springfield says finances are in much better now than when Mike Houston once again became mayor four years ago.

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Springfield Park Police Captain Resigns

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Springfield Park District Police Captain Jonathan Davis has called it quits.

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The science of popular music

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A new study shows there have been three major movements in American music since 1964.

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Justin Bieber, pro wrestler?

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The troubled pop star was reportedly in talks to make his debut in a World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) match last summer.

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Errol Brown dead at 71

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The "You Sexy Thing" hitmaker lost his battle with liver cancer.

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B.B. King’s doc denies mistreatment

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The blues legend's doctor has dismissed allegations suggesting he has been mistreated by his manager as he battles ill health.

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Police drop battery case against Chris Brown

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The "Loyal" hitmaker was accused of punching an opponent during an early morning basketball game at the Palms Casino Resort.

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Grown kids using tech to keep tabs on aging parents

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It wasn't long ago that tech-savvy parents used baby monitors and nanny cams to keep tabs on their offspring. Now, the tables have turned.

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Macy’s test stores to offer deals at ‘Backstage’ prices

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The retailer will open the first of four "discount" stores this fall in NYC.

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Amazon Prime members can stream in the sky

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Amazon wants to give JetBlue passengers a new option for tuning out that crying baby or talkative seat neighbor.

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Can’t make it to McDonald’s? The golden arches will come to you

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In the Big Apple Mickey D's will come to you.

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60 years on Las Vegas Strip, Riviera closes

This Feb. 16, 2015 photo shows the Riviera Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip. Owners of the hotel which opened in 1955 have agreed to sell the property to the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority. The tourism agency confirmed the potential purchase Tuesday, Feb. 17 after days of not commenting on rumors of a deal.

The aging Riviera Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip is expected to close its doors at noon.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Jimmy Fallon & Jack Black remake ‘More Than Words’

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The 1990 ballad by Extreme gets a shot-by-shot tribute and it's scarily accurate.

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Sandra Bullock’s alleged stalker gets July trial date

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Joshua Corbett, 39, pleaded not guilty to charges including stalking and possession of a machine gun.

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Super son Ashton Kutcher remodels his mom’s house

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The "That '70s Show" star is giving his mom a Mother's Day she'll never forget.

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WATCH: ‘Super’ soccer mascot is super drunk

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CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Austria Vienna's mascot - a cape-wearing lion named "Super Leo" - has fallen and he can't get up.

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Every Arnold Schwarzenegger film in 6 minutes

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From "Conan the Barbarian" to "Jingle All the Way," the best scenes from every Arnold movie.

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Ride LeBron’s charity roller coaster

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Sixty-four people anted up around $10,000 for the NBA star's charity, and the privilege of getting the first ride on a new roller coaster at Cedar Point.

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