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Gunnar Hansen, killer of ‘Texas Chain Saw Massacre,’ dies

The actor who played the iconic villain Leatherface in the original "Texas Chain Saw Massacre" died Saturday of pancreatic cancer


in Music

Miley Cyrus licks a piano for a good cause

The "Wrecking Ball" hitmaker helped raise money for a Los Angeles charity by licking a piano.


in Music

‘SNL’ takes on M.I.A.’s hit ‘Bad Girls’

Live fast, die young ... bad girls do it well.


in Sports

Mizzou black football players pledge boycott over racism concerns

Black players on the University of Missouri football team say they will boycott practices, meetings and games until the university dismisses its president or he quits, contending he has not responded adequately to concerns about racism on campus.


in Sports

Eagles win in overtime as Cowboys drop sixth straight

Philadelphia quarterback Sam Bradford and wide receiver Jordan Matthews connected on a 41-yard touchdown on the first possession of overtime to give the Eagles a wild 33-27 victory over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night.


in National, World

VW engineers allegedly admitted rigging CO2 emissions

A German newspaper says VW engineers tampered with tire pressure and mixed diesel with their motor oil to make them use less fuel, a deception that began in 2013 and carried on until the spring of this year.


in Local

Medical Society President Is an ER Doctor

Waukegan doc loves what he does


in Sports

Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, Nov. 9.


in Local

New to Illinois: Bacterial Stripe

Probably not a threat, but it looks like other diseases


in Weird

Let’s do lunch at the toilet cafĂ©

It might not be the worst place you've ever eaten.


in Entertainment

‘Spectre’ tops ‘The Peanuts Movie’ with $73 million

James Bond and Charlie Brown brought the box office roaring back to life this weekend.


in Local

Durbin Will Support Obama on Syria

"Unholy mess." says Durbin, with four million displaced


in Entertainment, National

‘Saturday Night Live’ with Trump earns best ratings in years

The show, which came under fire from Latino groups for inviting the blunt-spoken Republican presidential frontrunner to host, garnered a 6.6 rating in the 56 U.S. markets measured by Nielsen Media Research, NBC said in a statement.

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in Local

Prematurity: A Public Health Problem Here

March of Dimes report card: Illinois gets a C


in National

10 FOR TODAY: Monday, Nov. 9

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


in Features

2015 Notable Deaths

A look at the notable people and celebrities we have lost this year.


in Local

Small Schools Stick Together

Strength in numbers for training, collaboration


in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Nov. 9

A look back at some of Hollywood's most memorable moments.


in Local

Lawmakers Call for Debt Relief for Everest Students

For former students of Everest College in Illinois, getting relief from your student loan debt may become easier, if some…

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Dec. 1


A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

in Entertainment

HOLIDAY TV: What to watch this week


This week is packed with programs to get you in the holiday spirit.

in Entertainment

Bono, Clooney, Kardashian part of all-star campaign for AIDS

FILE - In this March 2, 2014 file photo, Bono arrives at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. A New York City doctor says U2 singer Bono suffered multiple fractures and had to have two surgeries after his weekend bicycle accident. Orthopedic trauma surgeon Dr. Dean Lorich says Bono underwent a five-hour surgery on his elbow in which three plates and 18 screws were inserted on Sunday night. Bono had another surgery to repair a fracture to his left pinkie on Monday. Lorich says Bono will need therapy but a full recovery is expected.

Bono is a launching an all-star campaign featuring "once-in-a-lifetime experiences" like walking the red carpet with Meryl Streep or visiting the "Game of Thrones" set.

in Entertainment

WHAT’S ON: New on Netflix, Amazon & Hulu in December


Get your remotes ready for a new round of binge-worthy movies and TV.

in Music

Chris Brown donating album proceeds to charity


The singer is giving a children's hospital a big boost by donating proceeds from his new album "Royalty" to the organization.