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More states pushing for gay marriage

Legal pressure is mounting across the U.S. for marriage rights in the wake of the Supreme Court decision.

polar

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It should (hopefully) cost less to warm up this winter

A repeat of last winter's deep freeze is unlikely, which should lower home heating costs.

Bruce Rauner (R), Pat Quinn

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Rauner: Quinn to Blame for Child Abuse Deaths

Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner says Gov. Pat Quinn should take the blame for the increase in child abuse and…

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More Names Could be Added to April’s Municipal Ballot

A former Sangamon County Board Member seems to be the latest candidate in the race for Ward 2 alderman.  Tyrone…

snoopdogg

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Snoop Dogg hopes to raise $20K for youth football team

The rapper put up $5,000 to help provide new equipment for a little league team in Des Moines, Iowa.

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Class of 2014 SAT scores remain stagnant

SAT scores among the nation's high school seniors remain stubbornly unchanged.

coffee

in Lifestyle

Love coffee? It’s in your genes

New research shows that your DNA may be linked to your love of java.

akon

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Akon sued over $62K bill

Attorneys for the R&B star say he hasn't paid his bills and they are taking legal action.

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Last Day to Register, until Tomorrow

Regular voter registration ends today. While there will be a chance to register in other ways before Election Day, those…

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U.S. food labeled ‘natural’ often isn’t

Packaged foods labeled as "natural" actually contained a substantial level of genetically modified ingredients, according to a new report.

cyber

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Quick and Easy Tips for Cybersecurity

Change passwords, make complicated passwords, avoid public wi-fi, use your bank's DM's

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First Lady Hits Chicago

Talks mail-in voting, helps Quinn

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in Sports

NBA TV deal allows for ESPN Internet streaming

ESPN is working with the NBA to create an Internet sports channel available without a pay TV subscription.

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in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the big sports stories making news today, Tuesday, Oct. 7.

rowland

in Music

Kelly Rowland bares all for magazine cover

Former Destiny's Child star Kelly Rowland has become the latest pregnant star to pose nude for a magazine cover.

crops

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Slow Going on the Harvest

Excessive rain in the past week

nationals

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Nationals stay alive with win over Giants

The Nationals were given a lifeline in game three on Monday night.

biden

in National

White House defends Biden after gaffes

The White House apologized for remarks Biden made suggesting Turkey and the United Arab Emirates had supported Islamist militants in Syria.

wilson

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Wilson fires Seahawks to victory

QB Russell Wilson had a career high rushing night to help lead the NFL champion Seattle Seahawks to a 27-17 away win over the Washington Redskins.

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VA fires senior execs in health care crackdown

Veterans Affairs is firing four senior executives in a crackdown following a nationwide scandal over long wait times for medical care.

Recent Headlines

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Today in entertainment history: Oct. 31

Fresh
phoenix

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

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REVIEW: ‘Birdman’ could be the best film of 2014

In this image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures, Michael Keaton portrays Riggan in a scene from "Birdman."

You’ve heard the buzz for Michael Keaton's "Birdman." It’s loud and it's merited.

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PHOTOS: 31 adorable pets in Halloween costumes

Bailey Jarrett and her dog Teddy visit a Dallas-area PetSmart store on Oct. 25, 2014, for the company's annual in-store Halloween event. The event took place at all PetSmart locations throughout the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico.

This Halloween is going to the dogs... and cats, ferrets, and bunnies.

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Rihanna donates $135K to AIDS charity

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The singer dished out $135,000 at an auction to benefit AIDS research at the star-studded amfAR Inspiration gala.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook: ‘I’m proud to be gay’

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Cook wrote a column published on Thursday and said he hopes that his declaration can help others.