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Calorie counts off the menu until 2016

The FDA says restaurants will have until Dec. 1, 2016 to comply with federal menu labeling rules, a year beyond the original deadline.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Friday, July 10.

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REVIEW: Lovable ‘Minions’ not quite ready for primetime

A new story of how the minions hooked up with Gru presents deliciously wide open possibilities that aren't always met.

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Film to Honor 1940 Granite City Basketball Team

A Granite City basketball squad that won an Illinois state title 75 years ago with a team of Eastern European immigrants is the subject of an upcoming Hollywood film.

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10 FOR TODAY: Friday, July 10

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

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Peoria to Host 2016 Illinois Republican Convention

The Illinois Republican Party has chosen Peoria as the site of its 2016 state convention.

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Buy a house for $100 and chocolate

A woman who owns a hot chocolate business is selling her grandmother's Maryland house for $100 and a winning chocolate recipe.

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Today in entertainment history: July 10

A look at the Hollywood headlines of days gone by.

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Madigan’s Budget Concerns Remain

The thoughts of House Speaker Michael Madigan following the latest House session -- which resulted in a one-month budget getting passed -- sound awfully familiar.

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5 New Officers Join Springfield Police

Thursday was a big day for the Springfield Police Department, and a big day for Mayor Jim Langfelder.

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St. Clair County Judge Orders State Workers Be Paid

A St. Clair County judge has ordered the Illinois comptroller to fully pay state workers despite the Legislature's failure to adopt a fiscal 2016 budget.

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One-Month Spending Plan With State Employee Pay Attached Passes House

A one-month budget with guaranteed state-employee paychecks for July has won House approval but the change delays its delivery to the governor.

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‘Rush Hour 4′ is happening

Chris Tucker has confirmed the rumors: He is reuniting with co-star Jackie Chan for a fourth installment of the action comedy franchise.

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District 186 to Look into Transportation Expenses

The Springfield Public School budget isn't all positive, as administrators are worried about their transportation budget.

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Former 49er Ray McDonald charged with domestic violence

Prosecutors in California have charged the defensive tackle following allegations he assaulted his ex-fiancée while she held their 2-month-old child.

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Treasurer Offers No-Interest Loans Through Credit Unions

State employees who won't get paid until a budget is passed may be eligible for interest-free loans.

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Lawmakers Irritated No One Shows Up to Workers Comp Hearing

Not only did the Rauner administration snub a House committee's invitation to testify, it missed out on a good story to tell, in the opinion of the committee's chairman.

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Do you want to smell like Ed Sheeran?

The "Thinking Out Loud" hitmaker is convinced the public thinks he smells like "sweat, shame and stale cigarettes."

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Sandra Bullock on playing a baddie in ‘Minions’

Bullock supplies the voice of the glamorous Scarlett Overkill, who wants the small yellow minions to help her get the British crown jewels.

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Vet makes startling find in dog with big appetite

A doc finds 62 hair bands and 8 pairs of underwear inside a hungry Pittsburgh pup.

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY: 26 freebies to help you celebrate

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On your birthday you can have your (free) cake and eat it too!

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This week’s top R&B tracks

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LISTEN: This week's top R&B tracks, according to the latest Billboard chart.

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TOP 10: Count down the hottest songs this week

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The top 10 songs from the Billboard Hot 100 chart for the week ending Aug. 1.

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WATCH: Chris Farley in ‘Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation’

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This mashup is both hilarious and impressive.

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Facebook has an heiress

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Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are expecting their first child.