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TODAY’S MUST SEE: National Anthem ‘fans’ at Walmart

We all did this as kids ... we just probably didn't get caught on camera doing it in a Walmart.

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U.S.-led coalition, Iraqis pound Islamic State in Tikrit

The decision to give air support to the Tikrit campaign pulls the United States into a messy battle that puts them on the same side of a fight as Iranian-backed militia.

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Today in entertainment history: March 26

A look back at the Hollywood headlines of days gone by.

3-25-15 Sam Cahnman

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Cahnman Wants City Minimum Wage Increase

Springfield Fifth Ward Alderman Sam Cahnman says if the Legislature won't act, the City Council should.

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Springfield ICON Endorses Candidates

A Springfield advocacy group for older neighborhoods and a political action committee has done something it's never done before -- endorse candidates.

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Sierra Club Reiterates: Shut Down Dallman 31, 32

The local Sierra Club chapter hosted a forum to reiterate to the public the myriad concerns it says it still has with City Water Light and Power.

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Lollapalooza Acts Announced

Organizers say Paul McCartney and Metallica are headliners along with pop star Sam Smith.

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Heinz to Buy Kraft Foods

Illinois-based Kraft Foods is being bought out by H.J. Heinz.

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University of Illinois to Help Minority Ph.D. Candidates

The University of Illinois says it's using its share of a $3 million grant to help minority students seeking doctoral degrees.

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You can buy Oprah’s clothes, furniture

The media mogul will sell paintings, furniture, designer clothing, and other items from her Chicago residence next month.

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Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who abandoned post, charged with desertion

Bergdahl, who disappeared in 2009, could face life in prison.

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Hornets, Clippers will play 2 preseason games in China

The games are part of the NBA's effort to grow the brand internationally.

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Fritz the dog can’t catch food

We're sure he's good at other things.

Zayn Malik of One Direction gives his autograph to Japanese fans during an event for their film "One Direction: This Is Us", in Makuhari near Tokyo, Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013.

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Twitter reacts to Zayn Malik leaving One Direction

Fans (and non-fans) react to Zayn Malik's departure from One Direction.

Zayn Malik arrives at the BRIT Awards 2014 at the O2 Arena in London on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014.

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Zayn Malik leaves One Direction

One Direction confirms that Zayn Malik has left the chart-topping boy band.

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‘X-Files’ coming back this summer

It's just been a "13-year commercial break," the show's creator says.

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Springfield Man Rolls Vehicle, Crashes Into House

A Springfield man is in custody following a rollover crash on south 3rd street early Wednesday morning.

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Nicklaus gets Congressional honor

The 75-year old Nicklaus is the winner of an unprecedented 18 major championships.

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NFL owners shoot down video replay changes

The only replay proposal to be approved will allow game officials to use replay for clock issues.

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Today in entertainment history: March 27

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A look back on Hollywood headlines of years past.

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Ed Sheeran surprises newlyweds at wedding reception

Ed Sheeran performs at the 57th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015, in Los Angeles.

Ed Sheeran surprised a pair of newlyweds at their wedding reception by singing Thinking Out Loud for their first dance.

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Taylor Swift named among world’s greatest leaders in new Fortune poll

Singer Taylor Swift attends the SNL 40th Anniversary Special at Rockefeller Plaza on Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015, in New York.

Taylor Swift ranks two spots behind Pope Francis in a new Fortune.com poll of the World's Greatest Leaders.

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‘Downton Abbey’ to end after season six

This photo released by PBS and Carnival Film and Television Limited shows, from left, Lesley Nicol as Mrs. Patmore, and Sophie McShera as Daisy, in a scene from season four of the Masterpiece TV series, "Downton Abbey." As it returns for its much-awaited fourth season, it remains a series about elegance, tradition and gentility, and the pressures of preserving them. The show premieres Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 9 pm ET on PBS.

Producers confirm that the next season of "Downton Abbey" will be the last.

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Chris Daughtry heading back to TV

Chris Daughtry arrives at the American Music Awards at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013, in Los Angeles.

Former American Idol contestant Chris Daughtry is heading back to the small screen for the new TV series "Studio City."