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29 celebrity impressions in one song

This guy's Adam Sandler impression is spot-on!

This image released by The Weinstein Company shows Keira Knightley, left, and Adam Levine in a scene from "Begin Again."

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REVIEW: Haven’t we seen ‘Begin Again’ ‘Once’ before?

You'd be tempted to call it "Once for the multi-plex" even if you didn't know both films come from the same writer/director.

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First-hand Civil Rights Lessons from Secretary of State Jesse White

In college in Alabama, he was a parishioner of Martin Luther King

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in Election 2014, Local

Same-Day Voter Registration Is Here – This Year

Republicans say it's a gimmick to help majority Democrats

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City Approves One Year Comcast Franchise Extension

Comcast will have another year of using city right of way and infrastructure to deliver service.

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Graco recalls nearly 2M car seats

The announcement, affecting multiple models of carseats, is the largest such recall in American history.

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in National, Sports

Extra-time goals ‘knockout’ United States

Extra-time goals sealed a thrilling 2-1 victory for Belgium over a spirited United States and set up a World Cup quarter-final clash with Argentina.

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PHOTOS: Belgium deals ‘knockout’ blow

Time just wasn't on America's side, as the U.S. lost 2-1 to be eliminated from the World Cup.

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Oberweis to Durbin: I Want Seven Debates

Oberweis wants some outside Chicago area

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Bishop Weighs-In on Hobby Lobby Decision

This time of year gives us a chance to consider our freedoms, and the leader of the 28-county Catholic Diocese…

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Majority of Washington residents back Redskins name

Most Washington-area residents said the team should keep its name, but also said they believe the team will likely have to change it.

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in Sports

What a howler! World Cup teaches U.S. fans new lingo

Fixtures have nothing to do with plumbing, kit means uniform, and clean sheet is a shutout. The World Cup is teaching Americans a whole new vocabulary.

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in Weird

Russia launches ‘swear bot’ to squash foul mouths

Software known as the "swear-bot" will be used to police cursing on the Internet.

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Robin Williams back in rehab

Williams' rep says the actor/comedian is working on maintaining his sobriety.

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Central Illinois FoodBank a Winner in a Local Company’s Contest

Average of 137 pounds per employee donated

Ann L. Schneider, left, Illinois Department Of Transportation Secretary, and chairman of the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning's policy committee, listens to committee member Elliott Hartstein speak against adding the Illiana Tollway to the agency's long-term development plan Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, in Chicago. The Chicago-area planning agency criticized the $1.3 billion project in the past, but on Thursday members voted in favor of a 47-mile expressway between Indiana and Illinois that has the support of both of the states' governors.

in Election 2014, Local

GOP Criticizes Quinn over Schneider Ouster; Quinn Says She Resigned

Republicans are criticizing Gov. Pat Quinn over hiring troubles at his Transportation Department, where he replaced director Ann Schneider.

FILE - In this April 30, 2014 file photo Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn speaks to students and educators at the state Capitol in Springfield Ill. Gov. Quinn largely approved the 2015 budget lawmakers sent him but used his veto powers to cut about $250 million from the $35.7 billion spending plan Monday June 30, 2014. The Chicago Democrat said he cut money for renovations to the state Capitol, which drew criticism last year over the hefty price tag. He also said he has directed state agencies to made additional reductions, including selling nearly half of the state's aircraft.

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Quinn Signs Voting Bills

The new law only applies to the November election.

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Judge overturns conviction of ‘cannibal cop’

A former NYPD officer found guilty of plotting to kidnap, cook and eat women has had his conviction overturned.

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Adele’s toddler son wins big payday over baby pics

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The pop star's 19-month-old son wins a five-figure settlement for damages.

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These middle school kids might be the next big metal band

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These Brooklyn boys don't need junior high talent shows, they've just signed a million-dollar deal.

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PHOTOS: Get a first look at BeyoncĂ©’s Rock Hall exhibit

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Beyoncé's fashion has already taken up a place in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, nearly 20 years before she is eligible for admission.

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‘The Best Man’ set for ‘threequel’

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The new film appears to pick up from news Howard's character drops at the end of the "The Best Man Holiday," which was released last November.

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Michael Jackson’s hometown to name school for him

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A school in Michael Jackson's Indiana hometown will be named for the late pop star.