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Eat more bugs!

They hop. They crawl. They squirm. And they could be coming to a dinner plate near you.

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Finally, Congress OKs bill reshaping Medicare doctors’ fees

Huge majorities of both parties in Congress banded together to permanently reshape how Medicare pays doctors.

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in Sports

Big score: College bowl game payouts surpass $500 million

Bowl games paid more than a half billion dollars schools and conferences last year, an increase of almost $200 million from the final season of the Bowl Championship Series.

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in Entertainment

Celebrity tax troubles

And you thought your tax bill was big!

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10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, April 15

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

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in National, Sports

Boston marks somber anniversary of deadly marathon bombing

The city of Boston faces a somber day as it marks the second anniversary of the bombing attack on its marathon that killed three people and injured 264.

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in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, April 15.

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in National, World

Obama tells Congress he plans to remove Cuba from terrorism list

It will clear the main obstacle to restoring diplomatic relations and reopening embassies shut for more than half a century.

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in Viral Videos

‘Avengers Family Feud’

Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, and a lot of tequila play this classic game show.

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Obama concedes Congress role on Iran deal

President Barack Obama conceded Congress has the power to review a nuclear deal, giving in to pressure from Republicans and some in his own party.

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in Weird

Woman claims boss made her watch ‘chick flicks’

Jogging and tennis - maybe - but "chick flicks" is where one woman drew the line.

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Woman must return pricey gifts to wife of ex-Clippers owner

A judge ruled Shelly Sterling, wife of former Clippers owner Donald Sterling, is owed $2.6 million from a woman her husband showered with gifts.

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in Local

Nuding’s Ready for his Close-up

State budget chief: The cutting may not be over.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: April 15

A look back at the memorable moments that happened in Hollywood.

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Habitat for Humanity Helps 100th Sangamon County Family

Habitat for Humanity of Sangamon County has started construction on the home for its 100th family.

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Minimum Wage Increase Not Ready for Springfield City Council Vote

The Springfield City Council will not yet vote on a measure that would increase the city's minimum wage to $10 an hour.

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Senators Revisit the “Good Friday Massacre”

$26 million in cuts, grant suspensions surprise lawmakers who say they thought they'd fixed everything

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Sangamon County Won’t Ask for Special Election Reimbursement

The primary is scheduled for July 7th, the general September 10th.

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Ball-Chatham School District Cuts 18

The Ball-Chatham School District is cutting 18 positions.

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UIS Students Tweet Abraham Lincoln’s Death

Something not even thought of 150 years ago will be part of the activities marking the anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's shooting, death, and funeral.

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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.

in Music

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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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.

in Music

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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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.