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Today in entertainment history: May 24

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

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Rauner Repeats: Budget Can Still Be Passed

Rauner: Keep up the good work and come to a compromise, lawmakers.

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner signs an executive order on criminal justice reform at the Sangamon County Courthouse Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015, in Springfield, Ill. Rauner's executive order will create the Illinois State Commission on Criminal Justice and Sentencing Reform.

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Industry Reacts to Rauner News Conference

Workers Comp? Didn't we already do that?

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Bernie and Hillary walk into a bar

The Democratic presidential candidates reminisce about their time running against each other in the primary.

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Lawmaker: Stop Telling People “Illinois Sucks”

Lawmaker says too many people say "Illinois sucks."

Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, with his wife Patti at his side, speaks to the media Wednesday, March 14, 2012 in Chicago. The 55-year-old Democrat is due to report to a prison in Colorado on Thursday to begin serving a 14-year sentence, making him the second Illinois governor in a row to go to prison for corruption. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)

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No Appeal — Again — for Blago Corruption Convictions

The Supreme Court won't reconsider its decision to reject former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's appeal of his corruption convictions.

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SOS: No Extra Cost for Drivers License Changes

The Illinois Secretary of State's office says a plan to issue driver's licenses and state identification cards in Illinois that are more secure won't require additional state funding.

Mary Poppins 50th Anniversary Screening at AFI Fest at TLC Chinese Theater

Featuring: Dick Van Dyke
Where: Los Angeles, California, United States
When: 10 Nov 2013
Credit: Nikki Nelson/WENN.com

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Dick Van Dyke Coming to Danville, Downers Grove

The executive director of Dick Van Dyke's charitable foundation says the 90-year-old actor will take part in events in Danville and suburban Chicago next month.

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Grandmother, Uncle Jailed for Shooting of Young Girl

The grandmother and uncle of a 7-year-old girl who died after a shooting in southwestern Illinois are in custody in connection with the incident.

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Angelina Jolie, the college professor

The "Tomb Raider" star is becoming a visiting professor for a new one-year master's course at the London School of Economics.

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Tom Brady to appeal ‘Deflatgate’ suspension again

Tom Brady will appeal his four-game suspension by the NFL, seeking a second hearing before the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court.

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Beyoncé gets love from country radio

It's not unusual to hear a song about guns and the Second Amendment and the Bible on country radio. It is unusual to hear Beyoncé singing about that on country radio.

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Pirogue Could Become Official State Artifact

It's a primitive canoe

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Proposal Encourages Consolidation

Illinois has almost 7,000 units of local government - by far the most

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Renew Your License, Register to Vote

"Automatic voter registration" passes Senate

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Major change in U.S. food labels is likely to help healthiest the most

The biggest overhaul of U.S. food nutrition labels in more than two decades is likely to help improve the diets of the most health-conscious consumers, but others may need more convincing.

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Gas prices jump by 5 cents over past 2 weeks, averages $2.32

The price at the pump has risen 55 cents since late February.

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The ‘X-Men’ are back, this time fighting ‘Apocalypse’

Hollywood stars Jennifer Lawrence and James McAvoy reprise their roles as powerful mutants in "X-Men: Apocalypse," this time joining forces against a new super-villain.

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Firefighters rescue naked man from Iowa business’s chimney

Carrie Sapp teased her husband, Brad, about being afraid of ghosts when he said he heard someone whisper "get out of here" while he was sorting cans at his Iowa recycling business.

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Drake invited to Drake University

The college released a pun-filled statement, inviting the "Hotline Bling" hitmaker for a tour of the campus.

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Today in entertainment history: May 24

Fresh
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A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

14 hours ago in Viral Videos

Bernie and Hillary walk into a bar

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The Democratic presidential candidates reminisce about their time running against each other in the primary.

15 hours ago in Entertainment

Angelina Jolie, the college professor

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The "Tomb Raider" star is becoming a visiting professor for a new one-year master's course at the London School of Economics.

17 hours ago in Music

Beyoncé gets love from country radio

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It's not unusual to hear a song about guns and the Second Amendment and the Bible on country radio. It is unusual to hear Beyoncé singing about that on country radio.

19 hours ago in Entertainment

The ‘X-Men’ are back, this time fighting ‘Apocalypse’

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Hollywood stars Jennifer Lawrence and James McAvoy reprise their roles as powerful mutants in "X-Men: Apocalypse," this time joining forces against a new super-villain.